Although they had been film size (and had some screenings), Steve McQueen’s Small Axe anthology was designed extra for small screens that huge. However he is heading again to motion pictures for Blitz, which was first reported final yr. Saoirse Ronan is now on board to star.
No, this is not a remake of the 2011 Jason Statham crime thriller. Backed by Apple TV+, it will inform the story of a gaggle of Londoners through the bombing of the capital throughout World Battle II.
McQueen is writing, directing and producing this new venture, which is being stored largely below wraps for now, so we do not know what function Ronan is taking. We do know, although, that she’ll star alongside a newcomer that McQueen has found.
Apple will little question be hoping that this may be an awards participant, so anticipate a giant cinema launch. However McQueen first has to make the movie, and he’ll begin taking pictures earlier than the top of the yr.