Sony Pictures Sets Sights on Dark Tower Director

The Dark Tower series by Stephen King
The Dark Tower series by Stephen King

Danish filmmaker, Nikolaj Arcel, is the latest target for the writer-director gig of the much-anticipated The Dark Tower movie. This man who stood at the helm of The Girl with Dragon Tattoo and A Royal Affair has shown his ability to tell sweeping epics as well as dark narratives.

The Dark Tower series, written by Stephen King, is a fantasy saga set in a vast and dark world with a old west feel. It is one of the most beloved series of this renowned author and has already seen its world extended into several graphic novels.

Talks between Arcel and Sony Pictures are rumored to begin soon.


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