THR has confirmed that Chris Hemsworth will Hulk Hogan in a biopic which will be directed by Todd Phillips.
According to the media house, this will be produced under the stables of Netflix and will be helmed by Michael Sugar e midst of closing with Netflix. Producing will be Michael Sugar.
The biopic reportedly will not delve into Hogan’s early years or attempt to encompass Hogan’s entire life. Instead, it will focus on his rise and is described as an origin story of the Hulkster and Hulkamania.
The deal, which took months to put together, will include life rights, with Bollea acting as a consultant on the movie as well as executive producer. Also exec producing will be Sugar23’s Ashley Zalta. Also, Steve Desmond and Michael Sherman will co-produce the project, which is in its early stages.
We can’t wait!