During an interview with MSNBC on Saturday, Regina King learned from a live broadcast that she might be considered directing an upcoming show. superman Movies for Warner Bros. and DC
Tiffany Cross from cross connectionThat made King aware of the rumors at first, “I doubt it, because this is a bit of gossip. Rumor has it that you are on the short list to direct. supermanYou and Barry Jenkins, both of your names have been thrown away,” said the MSNBC host. Is there any news you can break this morning about those conversations?”
“Tiffany, that’s news to me. You have given me the news.” King laughed. “The news is live on MSNBC!
“Yes, no, I haven̵7;t heard of that until now,” she continued, seeming a little disconcerted.
‘My Adventures With Superman’: The Jack Quaid-Fronted Animated Series It received orders for two seasons from HBO Max and Cartoon Network.
At this point, any discussion of the King’s involvement with superman According to The Hollywood Reporter and other media outlets, she is one of several prominent directors being considered for the recently announced superhero project written by Ta-Nehisi. Coates is produced by JJ Abrams and Hannah Minghella. It was reported that others Discussed as directors for the project include Jenkins, Ryan Coogler, Steven Caple Jr., JD Dillard and Shaka King. According to THR, Warner Bros. and DC are committed to hiring black directors for the project. this project Because it will be the first to be the center of Black Superman.
superman Rumors about King followed the announcement that she would be directing an adaptation of the Image Comics series. bitter root For the legend. The actress also made her directorial debut. one night in miami…, Adapted from the critically acclaimed play by Kemp Powers, which was nominated for three Oscars. This includes best supporting actor, adaptation, and soundtrack.
Check out King’s full conversation with Cross below.