Steven Soderbergh is in talks to direct Warner Bros.’ long in development THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. Based on the NBC television show from the late 60’s, the story follows Napoleon Soto and Illya Kullyakin, Special Agents working for the mysterious United Network Command for Law Enforcement (U.N.C.L.E.) and their battles against the dastardly villains of Thrush. Scott Z. Burns is also in negotiations join and write a new script for the project.
David Dobkin was previously attached to direct from a script by Max Borenstein.