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and Black Panther  Creed star Michael B. Jordan works with Jordan Vogt-Roberts, the filmmaker behind the 2017 Monster Smash Kong: Skull Island on a brand new creature feature.
Jordan and Alana Mayo will produce the as yet unnamed film about their company Outlier Society, which has its first deal with Warner Bros, according to the Hollywood Reporter . Vogt-Roberts will also produce directing.
Plot details for this new monster movie remain top secret, although it has been confirmed that the action will take place in the hometown of director Vogt-Roberts in Detroit. The project currently requires a screenwriter to work on the original idea of Vogt-Roberts.
"If you asked me [what]three of my favorite things are likely at some point, I would probably say," Detroit, monster movies, and Michael B. Jordan, "Vogt-Roberts agreed i9. "So I found a way to combine them all into a single project."
Vogt-Roberts broke with the scene on film about the comeback of age The Kings of Summer and directing the pilot and several episodes of the FX comedy series You're The Worst as well as Nick Offerman's Stand up Special American Ham.
His first large studio image, Kong: Skull Island was a reboot of the King Kong franchise and the second installment in Legendary series by MonsterVerse after Godzilla of 2014 . Following the success of Skull Island which raised $ 566 million worldwide, Vogt-Roberts was hired to lead the upcoming Metal Gear Solid .
This collaboration characterizes Michael B. Jordan's growing clout as a producer: Outlier Society produced the Hyster Ray Bradbury adaptation of HBO Fahrenheit 451 (in which Jordan also starred) and he has recently won the rights to the Booker Prize acquired Marlon James' Fantasy Epic Black Leopard, Red Wolf .
On screen, Jordan is currently playing Rooster Teeth anime Gen: LOCK. Next he will play social activist Bryan Stevenson in Biopic. Just Mercy based on Stevenson's memoir.