Netflix has announced that it is producing a movie adaptation of Take-Two Interactive’s BioShock franchise. No other details were revealed. The movie is still early in production with The Hollywood Reporter claiming that no writer or filmmaker is currently attached to the project. It’s unclear if Ken Levine, creator of the BioShock series, will be involved.
Here’s what Strauss Zelnick, CEO of Take-Two Interactive, had to say:
Netflix is among the best and most forward-thinking storytellers in all of entertainment today. We are thrilled that they share our vision and commitment to the BioShock franchise, which is beloved by millions of fans around the world. 2K’s Cloud Chamber studio is deep in active development on the next iteration of the series, and coupled with our partnership with Netflix, we remain highly confident that BioShock will continue to captivate and engage audiences like never before.