Idris Elba, David Leitch Team Up for Bang! Film Adaptation at Netflix

Idris Elba and director David Leach are teaming up for Collide!An adaptation of the Dark Horse Entertainment comic for Netflix.

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According to Hollywood ReporterThe spy thriller will star Elba alongside Leach (bullet train, deadpool 2) is attached to direct the facility. No other actors have been named for the cast yet, so little is known about the upcoming project.

Collide! The comic will be based on the series of the same name, written by Matt Kindt with art by Wilfredo Torres, with an adaptation written by Kindt and Zak Olkewicz. The series began publication in February 2020, with its fifth and seemingly final issue releasing in late 2020.

The comic centers around a terrorist cult that aims to bring about the apocalypse through a series of novels intended to brainwash their readers. However, one of the world’s best detectives is tasked with tracking down and stopping the author and Creed, starting an incredible journey of mystery and more.

Dark Horse’s Mike Richardson and Keith Goldberg are set to produce the film, with Leach and Kelly McCormick producing through their 87 North banner. Idris Elba is also listed as the producer of the film.

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2022 has been a busy one for Elba, who most recently appeared in a post-credits scene for Marvel Studios. Thor: Love and ThunderAnd who will also star in upcoming movies beast And LutherBoth of which are set to release in 2022. Director David Leach’s latest work is 2022 bullet trainThe director is set to work on a film adaptation of the television series The Fall Guy Even with Ryan Reynolds in the future.

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