Will be a post-apocalyptic action funny.
Twisted Metal, designer David Jaffe’s bold automobile battle series, is the most recent computer game residential or commercial property to get the TELEVISION adjustment treatment.
Twisted Metal’s demolition derby of death debuted on PlayStation and PC back in 1995, and has actually seen its method through 8 primary series entries and 2 spin-offs ever since, most just recently appearing in the kind of 2012’s Twisted Metal on PS3.
It’s a series that’s amassed a devoted fanbase over its quarter century of presence (although it’s constantly struck more of a chord in North America than over here), and Sony Pictures Television initially promoted turning it into a TELEVISION program back in 2019.
There’s been little word on the job ever since, today Variety reports that Sony Pictures Television and PlayStation Productions’ Twisted Metal TELEVISION adjustment is formally go, with Cobra Kai author Michael Jonathan Smith penning the action funny based upon an “initial take” by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick – the composing duo behind the Zombieland and Deadpool movies.
Supposedly, it’ll inform the story of a motor-mouthed outsider who’s used a possibility at a much better life – as long as he can provide a strange plan throughout a post-apocalyptic wasteland. “With the assistance of a trigger-happy vehicle burglar,” describes Variety, “he’ll deal with savage marauders driving automobiles of damage and other threats of the open roadway, consisting of a psychopathic clown called [Sweet Tooth] who drives an all too familiar ice cream truck.”
Sony Pictures Television and PlayStation Productions are likewise presently dealing with a TELEVISION adjustment of Naughty Dog’s seriously well-known The Last of Us series for HBO. Chernobyl developer Craig Mazin is penning the script, Kantemir Balagov will direct the pilot, with Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey starring as the adjustment’s Joel and Ellie.