Nicolas Winding Refn To Direct New Action Thriller From James Bond Writers



will take the distinct aesthetic displayed in Drive and Only God Forgives and apply it to a new project, one involving James Bond and .

Specific details about the project have been kept under wraps but like Only God Forgives, the film will be an action thriller set in Asia. Refn will serve as producer of the project, along with his partner on behalf of their company .

Purvis and Wade are a duo known for penning a considerable amount of films from the venerable Bond franchise, including Casino Royale, The Quantum of Solace, Skyfall, and most recently, Spectre. They are currently developing a Barbarella series with Refn for Amazon.

Refn’s latest film, The Neon Demon, is slated for release later this year. Starring Elle Fanning, Keanu Reeves, Jena Malone, and Christina Hendricks, the movie follows an aspiring model who moves to and learns about the extremes her fellow models will go to for beauty and youth. He is also attached to direct an adaptation of the graphic novel Button Man: The Killing Game by John Wagner and Arthur Ranson.

Purvis and Wade are repped by and .
Refn is repped by and .


Dino-Ray Ramos | Staff 

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