Borderlands Will Be Written By Chernobyl’s Craig Mazin
While his earlier profession was crammed with unremarkable blunders, together with Senseless, Scary Movie 4, The Hangover Part II and III, Identity Thief, The Huntsman: Winter’s War, RocketMan (not the Elton John biopic), and Superhero Movie, which he additionally directed, Craig Mazin proved himself immensely with the achieved success of HBO’s acclaimed mini-series, Chernobyl, for which he received two Emmys, amongst different accolades. Practically in a single day, Mazin went from a scribe-for-hire to one of many city’s hottest pens. Now, he is hooked up to quite a lot of initiatives, which can hopefully proceed to showcase his confirmed abilities. One of those aforementioned initiatives is Borderlands.
Previously, starting in 2016, Aaron Berg was hooked up to jot down this blockbuster, although Craig Mazin produced a new draft of the script round this time final 12 months. It’s unclear how extensively completely different this model is from Berg’s earlier draft, but it surely feels like Mazin had a heavy hand in re-crafting the story. It ought to be famous that, along with engaged on Borderlands, Mazin can also be adapting The Last of Us for HBO.