THR has reported that Jason Bateman (Ozark) and Mark Perez (GAME NIGHT) might be teaming up for SUPERWORLD, an adaptation of Gus Krieger’s not too long ago launched Audible audiobook.
The story takes place in 2038 in a world where each single individual has superpowers, except for one man by the name of Ignatius Lohman who’s “caught in a white-collar job whereas his father is likely one of the strongest people on the planet and chief of protection group Peerless. But Lohman will get his likelihood to step up when he’s pressured to face a company overlord whose energy is neutralizing anybody with a superpower.” SUPERWORLD has been described in the identical vein as THE INCREDIBLES. Jason Bateman will direct the movie for Warner Bros. with Mark Perez slated to pen the script. Sounds prefer it may very well be enjoyable.
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Jason Bateman has been heading behind the camera fairly a bit these days, and he has a number of tasks on his upcoming slate. In addition to Ozark, which Netflix has renewed for a fourth and concluding season, Bateman can also be slated to helm an untitled family comedy starring John Cena for Netflix which takes place in an deserted film studio. He’s additionally been in talks to helm HERE COMES THE FLOOD, a heist movie penned by Simon Kinberg which is additionally arrange at Netflix.