Ta-Nehisi Coates and JJ Abrams are all set to bring a superman movie after 5 years
As per the reports, it is official that the best-selling author and comic book writer Ta-Nehisi Coates is currently working on the script of a Superman reboot movie. The upcoming movie will be produced by JJ Abrams under his label ‘Bad Robot’. The plot has not been out yet and neither did the cast. It is not yet official if the fans will be able to see Henry Cavill back into the cape or not, however, Henry has shown his eagerness to return back to his role multiple times.
This Superman Reboot movie being written by author Ta-Nehisi Coates will be the first superman solo movie after almost eight years. The last Superman movie before this was the 2016 movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Justice League, which was a multi-hero movie.
Talking on this subject to Shadow and Act, Coates said “To be invited into the DC Extended Universe by Warner Bros., DC Films and Bad Robot is an honour. I look forward to meaningfully adding to the legacy of America’s most iconic mythic hero.”
Whereas the producer JJ Abrams was all praises for Ta-Nehisi Coates, as he said “We couldn’t be more thrilled to be working with the brilliant Mr Coates to help bring that story to the big screen, and we’re beyond thankful to the team at Warner Bros. for the opportunity.” However, it is not been decided yet as to who will be directing this upcoming Superman Reboot or who will be the cast members.
Ta-Nehisi Coates is a brilliant author and has written various scripts for movies. He is attached to ‘ Wrong Answer, ‘ a drama feature directed by Ryan Coogler. Coates has also written some amazing movie scripts such as Black Panther and a Captain America series for Marvel Comics and he also received a special thanks credit on Avengers: Infinity War as well as Avengers: Endgame and Black Panther.
Ta-Nehisi Coates achievements
This absolutely talented writer Ta-Nehisi Coates has not only written scripts for movies but also various books and he has worked as a journalist. Some of his books include We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy, The Beautiful Struggle, and Between the World and Me, which won the National Book Award for Nonfiction back in 2015.
Ta-Nehisi Coates has written under various big names such as The Village Voice, TIME, New York Times Magazine, Washington Post, and has also covered the African American cultural, social and political issues for The Atlantic.