Bombshell’ Writer Charles Randolph to Pen Untitled Wuhan Project news brought a lot of excitement to lovers of documentaries and true stories put on screen.
It has been hinted that Charles Randolph, screenwriter of The Big Short and Bombshell is billed to produce an untitled Wuhan project for SK Global.
SK Global made this known today (Saturday). The movie is expected to portray in detail how the health workers and teams in China battled COVID-19 when it first broke out.
According to spokespersons for SK Global, John Penotti and Charlie Corwin Charles will through his script take everyone through the electrifying and revealing drama all of us are living through.
It is hoped that his mastery of storytelling and insights will play a critical role in breathing life into the story. The company has also revealed that it is delighted to partner with his vision and directorial debut.
Randolph added, “I’m very happy to be working with everyone at SK Global to get this right. The deeper we dig, the richer the story of Wuhan becomes. It’s one thing to fight a monster. It’s another thing to fight a monster in the dark.”
The film will be shot in China and other relevant international and local crews with vast expertise to make the project a success.
In 2016 Randolph was awarded an Oscar for The Big Short and is also credited for The Life of David Gale and Love & Other Drugs.
This movie which is yet to be scripted is expected to give the world a better understanding of the virus, its presence in Wuhan and how experts rallied skills, experience, logistics, dedication, and courage to face the invisible enemy.
Since the announcement, many have been excited about it and lo0k forward to a thrilling epic when the movie hits the screen some years later.
It is however not clear when the Wuhan Project will kick start since SK Global gave no indication about that.
Who/ what is SK Global?
SK Global is the newly-announced merged entity of Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and Ivanhoe Pictures, focusing on premium content with worldwide reach and local market understanding.
With operations in Los Angeles, New York, Hong Kong, Seoul, and Beijing, the independent company is dedicated to developing, financing, and producing high quality, commercial content for motion picture, television, virtual reality, and digital media.