Mickey7 - Science Fiction thriller soon to be a major motion picture from Academy Award-winning director Bong Joon-Ho (Parasite)
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Blade Runner 2029 Vol. 1: Interview with bestselling author Mike Johnson The Chosen Twelve: Interview with author James Breakwell In short, it's a match made in heaven! We also mustn't forget that Robert Pattinson will be bringing his penchant for oddity to the protagonist, probably in a tone similar to Robert Egger's The Lighthouse.
But the announcement that just came out, where they confirmed that he's on board and Robert Pattinson is on board, I found out because my agent texted me the press release. There has been radio silence on this for over a year. I knew the option was coming up on expiration, but I expected that they'd say they decided to not do anything with it. 99% of the time when you option a property, that's what occurs. But that's not what happened here. It is easy to envision the business case for digital immortality that is anything but customer-centric”
The book has been picked up for the Hollywood treatment by Warner Bros/Plan B for director Bong Joon-Ho, what can you tell us about that?
Like Bong's 2017 film Okja, Brad Pitt's production company Plan B Entertainment are behind the film, with Pitt himself is producing. In recent years the production company have become an award season machine, responsible for films including Moonlight, The Big Short and Minari to name a few. When will it be in cinemas?
Production began at Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden on August 2, 2022  and concluded in December 2022. 
Mickey is a historian, how did you settle on that as a career path for him?
Pattinson, of course, worked with Warner Bros on the upcoming “The Batman”. He has a first look deal with the studio. Staff, Screen (November 2, 2022). "2022 film and high-end TV productions shooting in the UK: latest updates". Screen Daily. Archived from the original on November 7, 2022 . Retrieved November 14, 2022. Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, Warner Drive, Leavesden, Watford, Hertfordshire, England, UK (Studio)