A movie based upon Naughty Dog’s “ Uncharted ” series has been a long time coming , Though the Uncharted film’s script has been complete for quite some time now and was even quoted as being “monstrously cool,” it seems as though things could be moving quicker than originally thought.
In a Recent interview Director Shawn Levy a producer and director, known for series Stranger Things! Despite being busy developing The new instalment of the highly anticipated Netflix series , he took a moment to talk about directing this new project.
“The closest to the starting line is “Uncharted” in that it’s a massive title.”
“We now have a very good script and we have our star in Tom Holland,” Levy added.
“That is now subject to schedule and additional casting. But I would say as of right now, that seems to be the most near horizon.
“And it’s a movie I’m very excited about.”
Charles Roven is attached to produce the film, known for superhero movies such as Justice League, Wonder Woman and The Dark Knight Trilogy. Sony’s held the film rights to “Uncharted” for several years, evolving through many different crew and cast teams until Spider-Man star Tom Holland was announced as the adventure movie’s lead last year.
The game series, developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony, follows the treasure hunter as he discovers historic mysteries across the world. The first game, Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune was released for PlayStation 3 in 2007.
. Unfortunately at this time we have no idea what’s going on with the film in terms of shooting or projected release date. t’s thought the movie will act as a prequel to Nathan Drake’s story, with Holland appearing as a younger version of the Drake we know from the game series.