Justin Lin, the director behind many Fast and Furious films, is in talks to direct an adaptation of the favored Japanese mission One Punch Man for Sony. Lin recently left the Fast and Furious franchise while the latest movie in the series was still in production.
The story of One Punch Man centres on a superhero named Saitama. He has the ability to defeat any foe with a single punch, however quickly he grows bored and seeks out an even bigger problem, in keeping with The Hollywood Reporter.
Initially, an online comedian, the story has now been tailored as an anime and online game and has the potential to turn into a profitable franchise.
Scott Rosenberg and Jeff Pinkner, the duo recognized for Jumanji: The Next Level and Venom, have labored on the script.