‘The Tiger’: Myroslav Slaboshpytskyi To Direct Alexander Skarsgard & Dane DeHaan In Feature Take Of John Vaillant Book – Cannes

Ukrainian filmmaker myroslav slaboshpitsky Will write and direct the feature adaptation of John Valiant’s book Tiger, Including Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award Winners alexander skarsgard will act together oppenheimer actor Dane Dehan,

Set in snowy Far Eastern Russia in the late ’90s, the feature follows a group of men – called the Tiger Team – who work to save endangered tigers from poachers and logging operations. The story follows team leader Wanzin (Skarsgard), whose sense of duty is tested when he is accused of hunting and driving a tiger that killed a hunter in self-defense. Dehaan will play Kanchuga, a young environmental scientist and new member of the team.

Darren Aronofsky and Protozoa are producing, along with Plan B and Wild Bunch International. Veterans will start selling on this project Cannes Film Festival, CAA Media Finance co-representing domestic rights.

Slaboshpytskyi previously directed tribe In 2014, a school for the deaf was established and performed entirely in Ukrainian Sign Language, with no subtitles.

Skarsgard currently stars in Robert Eggers’ critically acclaimed film The Northman.

DeHaan can currently be seen in Antonio Campos’ HBO Max drama, ladder, opposite Colin Firth, Toni Collette, Juliette Binoche and Sophie Turner. He also starred in Stephen King’s Lisie’s story Directed by Pablo Larraín for Apple TV+ and can also be seen in Amazon Studio’s International Cocaine Drama zero zero zeroFrom director Stefano Solima.

“I am so excited to make this film, and overwhelmed with the appreciation for the team behind it. I have worked on the story of . Tiger For a very long time, and the chance to see it come true is like a dream come true. Darren is a creator of prodigious taste and talent, and Alexander and Dane are stars of a lifetime. I can’t imagine a better or more illustrious group of people as collaborators,” said Slaboshpitsky.

Aronofsky said, “As a producer, I’ve wanted to do two things for a while now: one is to make this film, and the other is to work with the wonderful autobiography that is Myroslav Sloboshpitsky. I’m in a project like this. Really excited to be involved which will allow me to do both, and can’t wait to bring this story to the world.”

“We are very excited to be working on this” Tiger After our successful experiences with our friends in Protozoa Wrestler And Jackie, This project is the perfect cocktail of everything we believe in: a young talented director, a great production team, a strong cast, an impressive amount of material in service of a very original screenplay full of action, adventure and humanity,” said Wilde. Vincent of the Bunch said Marvel.

Skarsgard is represented by CAA and Hansen, Jacobson, Taylor, Hoberman, Newman, Warren and Richmond; DeHaan is represented by CAA and MGMT Entertainment; Slaboshpytskyi is represented by CAA and Lee Stoby Entertainment; Protozoa are represented by CAA; And Plan B is represented by CAA.