Chris Rock Directing ‘Another Round’ Remake
The 2020 drama “Another Round,” starring Mads Mikkelsen and Thomas Bo Larsen, received huge critical acclaim for its nuanced portrayal of midlife crisis and alcoholism, though. Despite the pandemic impacting its box office performance, the film gained international recognition. But, the exciting news is that “Chris Rock” American Comedian and Actor Is set to direct Its Remake, and probably with the same name “Another Round”, and Actor Leonardo DiCaprio is the one of the producer for this remake, (As initially reported by Deadline.)
Apart from this, films half drafted story being already written by Stuart Bloomberg. Where studio is still finding new writer to complete or pitch the new draft of the story.
There’s no confirmed production start date yet, but progress seems to be moving forward.
Chris Rock will direct an English-language remake of ‘ANOTHER ROUND’.— DiscussingFilm (@DiscussingFilm) January 29, 2024
Leonardo DiCaprio will produce.
(Source: Deadline) pic.twitter.com/4hVCQ4sgXa
Another Round’s story revolve around, Four middle-aged friends test a theory stating that a certain level of blood alcohol content aids creativity. However, they find themselves in a mess after they take the experiment a bit too far. The movie is really a promising and can be expected a good remake from Chris Rock.
Chris Rock, made his Hollywood debut with 2003’s Head of State. If talk about his directorial experience then, rock directed various films including Top Five and I Think I Love My Wife.
Although Rock hasn’t extensively shared his specific thoughts on the film or remake plans. However, he has confirmed his directing role and expressed excitement about the opportunity. As We mentioned above that we can expect further insights once production progresses.