Nicolas Cage to Star in Dwell-Motion ‘Noir’ Based mostly on the ‘Spider-Man Noir’ Comics

At Amazon’s first ever upfront presentation, MGM+ and Prime Video simply introduced an order for Noir, a live-action sequence based mostly on the Marvel comedian Spider-Man Noir. Academy Award-winning actor Nicolas Cage (Pig, Dream Situation) will star within the sequence. Emmy Award-winning director Harry Bradbeer (Fleabag, Killing Eve) is ready to direct, and govt produce the primary two episodes. Oren Uziel (The Misplaced Metropolis, 22 Bounce Road) and Steve Lightfoot (Marvel’s The Punisher, Shantaram) will function co-showrunners and govt producers.

Noir tells the story of an getting old and down on his luck non-public investigator (Cage) in Thirties New York, who’s compelled to grapple along with his previous life as town’s one and solely superhero.

Uziel and Lightfoot developed the sequence with Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, and Amy Pascal, the Academy Award-winning workforce behind Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. The trio may also function govt producers. The extremely anticipated sequence will debut domestically on MGM+’s linear channel, then globally on Prime Video in additional than 240 nations and territories.

The Spider-Man Noir comics debuted in 2009 as a part of a better Marvel Noir universe set within the Nice Melancholy. The comedian follows a person granted superpowers from a spider-god after being bitten by a spider hid inside a stolen artifact. The Noir character beforehand appeared within the animated sequence Final Spider-Man, voiced by Milo Ventimiglia, in addition to in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, voiced by Cage. The upcoming seriesmarks the character’s first live-action iteration.

“Increasing the Marvel universe with Noir is a uniquely particular alternative and we’re honored to deliver this sequence to our international Prime Video prospects,” stated Vernon Sanders, head of tv, Amazon MGM Studios. “The extraordinarily proficient Nicolas Cage is a perfect selection for our new superhero and the completed producing workforce with Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, Amy Pascal, and the unimaginable workforce at Sony is devoted to increasing this franchise in probably the most genuine manner.” 

Katherine Pope, President Sony Photos Tv Studios, added, “We’re completely thrilled to have Nicolas Cage starring on this sequence! Nobody else might deliver such pathos, ache, and coronary heart to this singular character. Together with our good producers and companions at Amazon MGM Studios and Prime Video, we could not ask for a greater workforce to discover this reimagining of such an iconic character in Sony’s Universe of Marvel Characters.”

The sequence is produced by Sony Photos Tv and Amazon MGM Studios.

Supply: Prime Video

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