#ScarletMinorChroniclesMovie: Sandman Studio’s Stephen Sobisky confirms production talks with Kenny Andam
Shrek Producer and Founder/VFX Supervisor at Sandman Studios Entertainment, Stephen Sobisky has confirmed that certainly his outfits are in discussion with Ghanaian published author, Kenny Andam over the production of the movie rendition of his 5-series books, Scarlet Minor Chronicles.
Read on Scarlet Minor Chronicles via www.scarletminor.com
“Thank you so much for reaching out to me. You are correct, Sandman Studios Entertainment along with Paralight Films are in discussion with Mr. Andam regarding a potential partnership to develop the movies with his new exciting novel book series, Scarlet Minor Chronicles he has written and developed,” he noted in a follow up response to AmaLarbieAfrica.com.
“Sandman and Paralight Films are in talks with Mr. Andam to help take the novels into a screenplay form for the entire book series,” he added.
Detailing what the responsibilities of his outfits, Sandman Studios and Paralight Films would be, Mr Sobisky stated that although the production of the movie rendition of Kenny Andam’s Scarlet Minor Chronicles books is ongoing discussion; “the plans would be to have Sandman Studios do all the media, marketing, pre-production and post-production work on the entire book series into films, which we have done for the past 13 years at Sandman Studios on other projects.”
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According to Mr Sobisky, “on the part of Paralight Films, which is our Production company would take the novels and develop them all it into feature film scripts along possibly having Paralight Films be working as one of the production teams for the film.”
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Meanwhile, the author of the 5-series book, Kenny Andam has hinted that the movie rendition of Scarlet Minor Chronicles will need a versatile actor as the lead male hence, “selection of an actor like Djimon Hounsou as the lead character, and having other major stars in the likes of Samuel L. Jackson as Captain Eyesinwealth, Michael Kenneth Williams as one of the main partners in crime of Scarlet with Chiwetel Ejiofor and David Oyelowo as the main characters pals.”
Adding, “we would also include some exciting names like Anthony Mackie, Derek Luke, Zoë Kravitz, Amandla Stenberg, Christopher Brian Bridges, and Tyrese Gibson.”
On the female casts, the Entrepreneur Extraordinaire said, “we will look at Naomie Harris as one of the leads, Charlize Theron, Kerry Washington, Zoe Saldana, Rosario Dawson, Paula Patton, Quvenzhané Wallis, Danai Gurira, Rihanna, and Amandla Stenberg as potential cast for the various sections of the exciting Journeys of Scarlet Minor.”
“We will also consider cameo appearances by Johnny Depp and Orlando Bloom because of their experiences with Pirate Movies and for their historical performances to date on the silver screen. With
African actors, who will be highly looked at for the various books will include Peter Mensah, Fana Mokoena, Tammin Sursok, Dayo Okeniyi, Ramsey Nouah, John Dumelo, Van Vicker, Joselyn Dumas, and Chris Attoh,” he indicated.
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