The novel The Pale Blue Eye, written by Louis Bayard, is coming to Netflix courtesy of director Scott Cooper (Loopy Coronary heart, Antlers), with Christian Bale set to star within the movie.
What’s notably attention-grabbing about this undertaking for horror followers is that Edgar Allan Poe is a central character within the story, and we not too long ago realized that Harry Potter actor Harry Melling has been forged within the function of Poe. Melling, who not too long ago appeared on “The Queen’s Gambit,” is maybe finest recognized for enjoying Dudley Dursley within the Harry Potter movie franchise.
Deadline updates in the present day that Gillian Anderson (The Crown), Lucy Boynton (Bohemian Rhapsody), Charlotte Gainsbourg (Antichrist), Toby Jones (First Cow), Harry Lawtey (Business), Simon McBurney (Carnival Row), Timothy Spall (Mr. Turner), Hadley Robinson (Moxie), Joey Brooks (Molly’s Sport), Brennan Cook dinner (Encounter), Gideon Glick (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), Fred Hechinger (The White Lotus), Matt Helm (The Tragedy of Macbeth), Steven Maier (The Plot Towards America), Charlie Tahan (Ozark) and Robert Duvall (The Choose) may even star.
“The movie written and directed by Cooper is predicated on Louis Bayard’s 2006 novel of the identical identify—a Gothic thriller that he’s been trying to make for greater than a decade. It facilities on a younger cadet the world would come to know as Edgar Allan Poe (Melling) and a collection of murders that passed off at the USA Navy Academy, West Level, in 1830.”
Christian Bale is producing and taking part in the detective on the heart of the movie.