Bollywood Galiyara

Jennifer Hudson + Kelvin Harrison Jr.’s film “Monster” finds home at Netflix

Jennifer Hudson + Kelvin Harrison Jr.'s film "Monster" finds home at Netflix
Hollywood

Nov
10,
2020

Netflix has swooped in to pick up the rights to another festival indie, starring  Jennifer Hudson and Kelvin Harrison Jr.’s film,  Monster, is officially Netflix bound.

Image Courtesy of Netflix

Monster, which premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, is the feature debut for music video and commercial director Anthony Mandler. The screenplay is based on the New York Times bestseller of the same name and was adapted by Colen C. Wiley, Janece Shaffer and Radha Blank, the latter of which sold her 2020 Sundance feature The Forty-Year-Old Version to Netflix as well. Monster follows a 17-year-old honor student (Harrison) from Harlem whose world comes crashing down around him when he is charged with felony murder.

A rep for Netflix, Mandler added: “Netflix has time and time again stood behind films with a strong social message. Helping to curate an audience and create content that is both entertaining as well as thought-provoking.  I’ve always seen my film as a medium of and for change.  I couldn’t think of a better platform for Monster.”

This story has been sourced from a third party syndicated feed, agencies. Bollywood Galiyara accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability, and data of the text. DigitalGaliyara (OPC) Private Limited management reserves the sole right to alter, delete, or remove (without notice). If you have any concerns with the Content, then please write to us at the mail@digitalgaliyara.com

Source link

Leave a Comment

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More