After getting a Hindi remake, “Unhealthy Genius” is now additionally getting an English remake.
18 Might Ã¢â‚¬â€œ “Unhealthy Genius” positive is acing it on the worldwide stage, as one other remake of the Thai film has been introduced.
This time the film will probably be getting an English remake, as reported by Deadline.
Erik Feig and Patrick Wachsberger are set to develop, produce and finance the remake below their respective Picturestart and Image Good Leisure banners.
No director has been revealed however the script will probably be penned by Eva Anderson.
The variation is described as a high-stakes, high-octane thriller heist that follows a bunch of entrepreneurial highschool seniors working collectively to take down the rigged faculty admissions system.
The remake rights have been secured earlier than information concerning the present faculty admissions scandal within the US broke.
Final yr, one other remake was already introduced for “Unhealthy Genius”, although that could be a Hindi remake to be helmed by Bollywood’s Neeraj Pandey.
The unique “Unhealthy Genius”, directed by Nattawut Poonpiriya, opened at primary in Might 2017 on the Thai field workplace and went on to turn out to be Thailand’s highest-grossing film of that yr. It received quite a few awards each regionally and internationally and likewise set file with its 12-category win on the 27th Suphannahong Nationwide Movie Awards.
Having laid low since “Unhealthy Genius”, Nattawut Poonpiriya will probably be again with a film adaptation of the 2018 Thai cave rescue, which he’s engaged on with Hollywood director Jon M. Chu.