Bong Joon Ho’s Parasite is getting a tv adaptation and the award-winning writer-director revealed the primary particulars concerning the collection throughout his career-spanning masterclass on the Cannes Movie Pageant this week. When information first broke about HBO’s Parasite collection, individuals had been understandably involved that HBO was simply Americanizing the primary foreign-language movie to win Finest Image. Bong’s Oscar wins had been groundbreaking, making him the primary South Korean director to win Finest Director.
IndieWire reported that the director referred to as the Parasite collection a “black comedy” and confirmed on the competition that he’s a producer on the undertaking, however nonetheless “working in shut cooperation with screenwriter Adam McKay.” McKay has lately written and directed The Huge Quick and Vice, and can be a producer on Succession, so it's clear he is aware of a factor or two about social commentaries.
Whereas the HBO collection is an adaptation of Parasite, it’s an unique story, not a remake, as McKay confirmed again in April. Bong sounds optimistic about what he and McKay are creating, saying, “[The television series] will probably be one thing of nice genius, I hope. I labored with Adam McKay and he’s determining the state of affairs. We’re going to do it in the USA.” Hopefully, McKay is using all the notes Bong had from the unique script.
The Parasite collection was not the one undertaking teased throughout the “Rendez-vous with…” collection at Cannes. Bong revealed that his beforehand reported animated undertaking was impressed by footage of sea monsters in a French scientific e-book that his spouse introduced residence. “The underwater colours are completely splendid,” Bong stated, of Claire Nouvian’s The Deep: The Extraordinary Creatures of the Abyss, which impressed the animated function. It seems like we could have to attend some time to see it, as Bong said that it could doubtless come out in 2025 or 2026.
Early rumors recommended that Mark Ruffalo was being thought-about for a lead position within the Parasite collection, however there was no official phrase but on casting, or once we will see the Parasite collection.
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