Otto Bathurst is currently in talks to direct ROBIN HOOD: ORIGINS for Lionsgate. The project is one of three films that are currently being developed featuring the character, and will explore the beginnings of the hero. Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson are producing under their Appian Way banner. Joby Harold, who also wrote the script, and Tory Tunnell are also producing through their Safe House Productions. Harold has also penned the upcoming Warner Bros. adventure film Knights of the Round Table: King Arthur.
Known for his directing work on BBC drama Peaky Blinders, Bathurst has also directed an episode of the hit BBC anthology series Black Mirror. He is set to helm the upcoming Thunder Road Pictures’ crime drama Three Seconds and Universal’s Midnight Delivery.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer