Godzilla vs. Kong director Adam Wingard has signed a deal with Universal to make a new movie called Hardcore that’s based on a comic from The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman. This is just the latest big project for Windgard, as he’s also attached to direct a new Thundercats movie, another MonsterVerse film from the Godzilla vs. Kong universe, and the Face/Off sequel.
As for Hardcore, Kirkman wrote an outline for the story, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Wingard, however, will write the screenplay with Will Simmon (Sleepy Hollow, Internal Affairs reboots).
The Hardcore comic is a sci-fi story about a soldier, Agent Drake, who has the power to take over the body of anyone on earth. “But when he gets stranded in a body with only 72 hours to discover who’s hijacked the Program, he’ll have to pull out all the stops against an enemy who could be literally anyone,” reads a line from its description.
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