The alternate history apocalyptic sci-fi flick from “Avengers: Endgame” directors Anthony and Joe Russo, “The Electric State,” is reportedly nearing production.
Talking with collider During early press for his Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans-directed thriller “The Gray Man,” Joe Russo confirmed that they will begin filming the project in October in Atlanta.
Based on the illustrated novel by Simon Stalenhag and adapted by Russo’s regular collaborators Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, the story follows a teenage runaway and her yellow toy robot on a journey through an alternate reality of 1997 while a society high-tech consumerism is on the decline. .
Anthony Russo added that they are “working with some old friends” on the project, but did not say who. THR reports that Millie Bobby Brown is set to star, while Chris Pratt is in talks to co-star in the movie the pair are making for Netflix. Like “The Gray Man,” it is expected to have a gargantuan budget of $200 million.