Hollywood star Ben Affleck is ready to direct the upcoming adaptation of bestselling guide collection Keeper of the Lost Cities for Disney.
The actor-filmmaker will even produce the live-action mission by way of his banner Pearl Street, reported Deadline. He is at present engaged on the script with scribe Kate Gritmon.
Written by Shannon Messenger, Keeper of the Lost Cities follows a telepathic lady who should determine why she is the key to her brand-new world earlier than the flawed particular person finds the reply first.
“When 12-year-old Sophie finally discovers where her secret telepathic ability comes from, she learns she’s actually not human but is from another world that exists side-by-side with ours,” the official plotline learn. Madison Ainley will function an government producer.
This just isn’t the first time that Affleck is tackling a guide adaptation. His earlier directorial — The Town, Argo and Live By Night — have been all based mostly on novels.
On the appearing entrance, the actor will subsequent star in Deep Water, reverse Ana de Armas, and Ridley Scott’s The Last Duel, co-starring Matt Damon and Adam Driver. He will even reprise his function of Batman in DC film The Flash.