Apple TV+ has has picked up the rights to a film known as The Gorge starring Anya Taylor-Pleasure (The Queen’s Gambit, Final Night time In Soho) and Miles Teller (Whiplash, Prime Gun: Maverick). Scott Derrickson (Physician Unusual, The Black Cellphone) is on board to direct with Zach Dean penning the script, which he bought on spec to Skydance final 12 months. Along with starring, Teller will function government producer on the movie.
Plot particulars are being saved below wraps different then it being described as a high-action, genre-bending love story.
Deadline experiences that the challenge gained some critical momentum this summer time when Teller started eyeing it as his subsequent movie following the worldwide success of his summer time tentpole Prime Gun: Maverick. Derrickson had been beforehand connected however was additionally weighing different tasks following the success of one of many 12 months’s largest horror movies, The Black Cellphone, however as soon as Teller dedicated to the movie, Derrickson was fast to call it his subsequent directing job and the challenge was fast-tracked by Skydance.
This appears like a extremely proficient group of individuals bringing the story to the display screen, so I look ahead to listening to extra. We’ll preserve you posted because it develops.