“Outlander” and “Bloodshot” star Sam Heughan is reportedly circling the lead position within the movie adaptation of the PlayStation unique online game “Days Gone” at Sony Pictures.
Oscar-nominated scribe Sheldon Turner is reportedly adapting the script for the mission impressed by the Bend Studios title, which has offered 9 million copies.
Set within the Pacific Northwest after a devastating world pandemic, the story follows former bike membership member Deacon St. John as he fights to outlive in opposition to mutated, predatory people in his quest to seek out the lengthy misplaced, presumed useless, love of his life.
Heughan will tackle the Deacon St. John position performed by Sam Witwer within the authentic recreation. Turner’s script will reportedly be a love ballad to bike films. He and Jennifer Klein will produce alongside Asad Qizilbash and Carter Swan.
The mission marks the newest in a slew of works from PlayStation Productions following the $402 million world box-office success of the “Uncharted” movie earlier this yr.
Next will probably be HBO’s high-profile “The Last of Us” TV sequence with Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey and Peacock’s “Twisted Metal” sequence starring Anthony Mackie.
Also within the works are the Neill Blomkamp-directed “Gran Turismo” movie, the Chad Stahleski-directed “Ghost of Tsushima” movie, a “Jak and Daxter” movie, Amazon’s deliberate “God of War” sequence and Netflix’s deliberate “Horizon” prequel sequence.