The last negotiations are underway, within the midst of a bidding battle, for the musical reimagining of the traditional story, in response to The Hollywood Reporter. Reynolds and Ferrell will star within the venture that shall be written and directed by John Morris and Sean Anders. The author workforce earlier penned Instant Family, the Daddy’s Home movies, and Hot Tub Time Machine.
As of this writing, the ultimate deal has not been made, however Apple has aggressively been constructing its authentic content material library to pad its streaming service Apple TV+, which launches on November 1. This previous September, there have been studies that multiple studios were bidding on the project.
A Christmas Carol follows the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a curmudgeon and nasty older man who has a change of coronary heart about life and Christmas after he is visited by ghosts from his previous, current, and future. The story has had a number of diversifications together with The Muppet Christmas Carol, and animated function starring Jim Carrey, and most notable, Scrooged, which starred Bill Murray.
If Apple lands the musical, it might be surrounded by different Apple TV+ original series. This consists of the sci-fi anthology collection, Steven Spielberg’s Amazing Stories, the fictionalized collection The Morning Show, and the Jason Momoa-starring drama See.