Roar Uthaug, the Norwegian filmmaker whose credit embrace the 2018 Alicia Vikander-starring Tomb Raider and hit catastrophe movie The Wave, has been set to helm Troll, a Netflix unique function from the SF Studios-owned and Oslo-based Movement Blur.
The Norwegian-language action-adventure pic is about deep contained in the mountain of Dovre, the place one thing gigantic awakens after being trapped for a thousand years. Destroying all the pieces in its path, the creature is quick approaching the capital of Norway. However how do you cease one thing you thought solely existed in Norwegian folklore?
Espen Horn and Kristian Strand Sinkerud are producing for Movement Blur, they beforehand labored on the Netflix movie Cadaver. Troll is scheduled to launch on Netflix in 2022.
David Kosse, Vice President, Worldwide Unique Movie, commented: “We are incredibly proud to bring a Norwegian project of this scale to the world together with Roar Uthaug and Motion Blur. Roar is an extremely skilled filmmaker and I’m excited for him to go back to his Norwegian roots with this ambitious, fun film.”
Roar Uthaug added: “Troll is an idea that has been developing in the back of my mind for over 20 years. To finally be able to realize it with the enthusiastic and ambitious people at Netflix and Motion Blur is truly a dream come true. I can’t wait to unleash this Norwegian monster on the world.”
“We are thrilled to bring Troll to life, a Norwegian fairy tale figure, played, directed and produced by Norwegians for the global market. We at Motion Blur are ecstatic to finally announce this collaboration with director Roar Uthaug and Netflix”, stated producers Espen Horn and Kristian Strand Sinkerud.