Greta Gerwig is being eyed to direct ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’ for Netflix.
The streaming big is seeking to start the franchise with two movies and need Greta to be on the helm for each.
Netflix introduced in 2018 that it was teaming up with The C.S. Lewis Firm in a multi-year deal the place they might produce sequence and flicks primarily based on the beloved books.
A 12 months later, the streamer introduced that Matthew Alrich had joined the franchise as a “artistic architect” to supervise all improvement going ahead. He’s finest recognized for his work at Disney Pixar and co-wrote the movie ‘Coco’.
Netflix haven’t commented on the Gerwig rumours however the filmmaker has labored on the films ‘Girl Fowl’, ‘Little Ladies’ and the upcoming ‘Barbie’ flick.
The movie will characteristic Margot Robbie within the lead function and she or he defined that she did not need to make an “apparent” film concerning the Mattel doll.
The 32-year-old star instructed the brand new difficulty of Self-importance Truthful journal: “Making an apparent Barbie film would’ve been extraordinarily simple to do, and something simple to do might be not value doing…
“Folks have gotten sturdy emotions. I’d a lot quite that than indifference. Now, let me subvert your expectations. It’s a lot scarier, nevertheless it’s additionally an awesome place to start.”
Greta revealed that she was left astonished by Margot’s appearing potential.
The 39-year-old director mentioned: “As soon as, I needed to seize Margot in sluggish movement however have every thing else transfer quick, so I went as much as her and mentioned, ‘Might you progress at 48 frames per second, despite the fact that we’re capturing in 24 frames per second and everybody else might be shifting at common velocity?’
“She did some calculation behind her eyes after which f****** did it. She actually moved at a better body charge. I don’t know what class that goes into apart from magic.”