The classic Twisted Metal game, screened by Sony: who will play the main role, John Doe9 September 2021
Sony Pictures Television and PlayStation Productions are developing a series based on Twisted Metal games. The next adaptation of the game has finally found the actor who will play the main role.
Anthony Mackie will be the one to play John Doe in Twisted Metal. Ã¢ â¬ ÅWe are delighted to have Anthony Mackie on board. His ability to mix comedy, action and drama is perfect for the Twisted World we create, Ã¢ â¬ said Asad Qizilbash, head of Sony PlayStation Productions.
The news that Sony is developing an adaptation of the Twisted Metal franchise first appeared in February. “Twisted Metal is one of the most beloved franchises on the PlayStation,” said Asad Qizilbash. He added: “We are delighted to have such a great team working to bring this iconic fan game to life.”
The company defines the project as an action comedy produced by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, writers of Deadpool and Zombieland. Twisted Metal is just one of the projects Sony is adapting for television and film. . At the end of March, the company announced that it would make another film, Ghost of Tsushima.
In principle, it will be a stranger with a motorized mouth. He will get a chance to have a better life. To do this, he will have to deliver a mysterious package in a post-apocalyptic wilderness. With the help of a happy car thief, he will face savage robbers who drive destruction vehicles and other dangers of open road.
The landscape will also include a disturbed clown driving a very familiar ice cream truck. It will be recognized by fans of the game as Sweet Tooth. “We love Twisted Metal in all its twisted madness,” said Glenn Adilman, executive vice president of comedy development for Sony Pictures Television.
“Michael Jonathan Smith has come out with an action-packed, brilliant, funny adaptation and we are grateful for the support of Rhett, Paul, Will and our PlayStation friends,” he added.