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Esmail first introduced the mission again in 2016, however, on the time, no streaming service or community introduced they may decide up the manufacturing for broadcast.
In a press release, Apple shared that its streaming service will tackle Esmail’s mission and that he’ll write, direct, produce, and showrun the complete factor.
“The new drama will join the expanding lineup of Apple Originals from today’s most creative storytellers,” the press release learn.
Esmail’s Metropolis sequence is predicated on the unique, iconic 1927 German movie by Fritz Lang of the identical title. The movie is about Freder, the son of a rich capitalist, who discovers the darkish reality about how town is run.
The unique movie is ready to go underneath the general public area in late-2022.