NETFLIX TEAMING UP WITH MATT REEVES’ 6TH & IDAHO, BOOM! STUDIOS AND PETER DINKLAGE’S ESTUARY FILMS
NETFLIX TEAMING UP WITH MATT REEVES’ 6TH & IDAHO, BOOM! STUDIOS AND PETER DINKLAGE’S ESTUARY FILMS ON ADAPTATION OF GRAPHIC NOVEL “LAST SONS OF AMERICA”
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6th and Idaho acquired rights to the graphic novel from Boom! Studios
The film will be based on the BOOM! Studios graphic novel by Phillip Kennedy Johnson and Matthew Dow Smith
Synopsis: In the not too distant future, Americans are no longer able to conceive and children have become a valuable commodity around the globe. Brothers Jackie and Julian (Dinklage) are operating as adoption agents in Colombia, securing deals with families willing to give their children up for a presumably better life in America. When the brothers suddenly find themselves with their backs against the wall, Jackie makes a grave mistake that sends them spiraling into a dark mystery at the root of their world’s status quo; a mystery much darker than they might be able to bear.
Director & Screenwriter: Josh Mond (James White)
Cast: Golden Globe and multiple Emmy Award Winner Peter Dinklage
Producers: Matt Reeves and Adam Kassan for 6th & Idaho, Peter Dinklage and David Ginsberg for Estuary Films, and Ross Richie and Stephen Christy for Boom! Studios
Executive Producers: 6th & Idaho’s Rafi Crohn, Boom! Studios Adam Yoelin
6th & Idaho and BOOM! Studios are currently in pre-production on Mouse Guard for 20th Century Fox, where BOOM! Studios has a first look deal
Matt Reeves has a first look deal at Netflix for his production company, 6th & Idaho
Source Netflix, Inc.
February 11, 2019 1:00am ET by Netflix, Inc.