Elon Musk is getting the indie biopic remedy, in keeping with a rumor in immediately’s e-newsletter from Matthew Belloni, a 14-year veteran of The Hollywood Reporter and host of the trade insider podcast The City, that has been confirmed by Selection.
The movie shall be based mostly on Walter Isaacson’s licensed biography of Musk, which was launched in September, and shall be produced by indie studio darling A24. The corporate will reportedly make use of the abilities of Darren Aronofsky as director as a result of if there’s something the world wants it is one other movie a few white dude directed by a white dude.
This may not be Isaacson’s first Hollywood rodeo; his 2011 biography of Steve Jobs was tailored right into a 2015 movie starring Michael Fassbender, written by Aaron Sorkin, and produced by Common.
The web is already throwing out dream casting picks, likeYellowjackets star Sophie Thatcher as Musk’s paramour Grimes. Or — and listen to them out —Grimes as herself.
As for Musk, the web’s prime contenders up to now embody Tim Robinson and Elliot Web page.
However many X/Twitter customers do not wish to see the movie in any respect. Maybe, if we’re fortunate, Musk will insist on enjoying himself and the manufacturing will come to a screeching halt.