Bong Joon-ho has set his eyes on a new film wants Robert Pattison to star in it. Warner Bros. will produce the project, which will be an adaptation of Edward Ashton’s novel Mickey7. Bong Joon-ho will also produce the untitled film with his production company Offscreen and Kate Street Picture Company, and Plan B will also have their hands in production. The novel revolves around a disposable employee on a human expedition sent to colonize the ice world Niflheim. Mickey is chosen for the fatal missions because his body and memories can be regenerated. He achieved global success with Parasite and has multiple Oscars to show for it. This Warner Bros. feature film adaption of Mickey7 will be Bong’s second deal with WarnerMedia following an HBO limited series based on Parasite. There’s no confirmation whether or not Robert Pattison will be able to do the role.
Robert Pattison’s Stardom Keeps Rising
Robert Pattison gained fame from roles in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and the Twilight film franchise. It was not until recent roles that Hollywood started taking the actor seriously. He received positive reviews as Ephraim Winslow/Thomas Howard opposite Willem Dafoe in The Lighthouse. He also wowed critics and audiences playing the predatory preacher in Netflix’s The Devil All the Time. There are no specifics on his character or the script for the Warner Brother’s film adaption of Mickey7. Bong Joon-ho has done other film adaptions before and is known to put his spin on things. Robert Pattison already has fans excited about his upcoming titular role in The Batman. Critics will be excited about how Bong Joon-ho with Warner Bros. will turn out the adaptation of Mickey7 and look forward to Robert Pattison’s performance.
There is no date for the start of the production of Bong Joon-ho’s film adaptation, but given all those involved, it’s sure to be a spectacle.