According to reports, Tom Holland’s most awaited film Uncharted will resume it’s shooting from next week. This movie is an adaptation of the beloved video game series.
It was just starting its principal photography in Berlin when the coronavirus pandemic hit. This stopped the production and led to the movie’s third delay. Uncharted was first delayed to October 2021, and now is pushed to release on July 2021.
What is Uncharted all about?
As an adaptation of the video game series Naughty Dog, Uncharted will see Holland stepping into the shoes of Nathan Drake. Nathan is a treasure hunter who travels the globe to hunt down the most sought after loot, often with the help of his friend and mentor, Sully. Mark Wahlberg will play the character of Sully in the film.
As per reports, the adaptation has had a bumpy ride in terms of its development, be it going through several directors, writers and incarnations before finally moving forward. After seeing the recent photo of the set posted by Holland, we can confirm that the delayed adaptation will be resuming filming very soon.
When will the movie resume it’s shooting?
According to THR, Sony’s Uncharted adaptation will be resuming filming next week in Germany on July 20. Also, the studio will be taking all the necessary precautions to ensure the health and safety of the cast and crew members.
Proper social distancing, disinfection, and mask will be there on the sets. Although some other local productions have started filming, no scenes involving will be shot at this time.
Ruben Fleischer will direct the upcoming Uncharted adaptation after losing director Travis Knight. The scriptwriter of the film is Art Marcum and Matt Holloway.
Who are the cast members of Uncharted?
The cast members for the upcoming flick will be Holland, Sophia, Wahlberg, Tati Gabrielle, and Antonio Banderas. The film will be an origin story for Drake, with Holland playing a young version of the famous treasure hunter. Recently, Holland posted a picture revealing his physical transformation for his role as Drake.
Although the adaptation has run into a lot of problems while making it to production, it is comforting to see that the adjustment will finally be up for filming. The games are rich with great stories and characters. Also, Holland’s presence will give a particular shine to the role.
Will the film delay it’s shooting further?
It is also encouraging that the crew will be taking all the necessary health and safety precautions as production resumes. But, we all know by now that the coronavirus is highly unpredictable and can undoubtedly cause further delays. Still, it is exciting to hear that Uncharted will be moving with full steam from next week.
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