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Aug 24, 2021
“We couldn’t be more excited to find such great partners in New Republic and Nine Stories. Both companies have a tremendous reputation for premium storytelling at the highest level, and we can’t wait to see Jake bring this character to life on the big screen,” said Kirkman. “We are so fortunate to have assembled a team that is as passionate about this comic as we are.” Watch on Deadline “We are thrilled to partner with Nine Stories and Skybound to help bring Robert and Lorenzo’s visionary comic to life,” added Oliver and Fischer. “OBLIVION SONG is a rare combination of spectacle, originality, and masterful, multivolume storytelling, which is basically everything we love in the world.” Oblivion Song is the first project announced under the first look deal between New Republic and Nine Stories. New Republic has since announced first look deals with Cate Blanchett and Andrew Upton’s Dirty Films, Francis Lawrence’s about:blank and Jude Law’s Riff Raff Entertainment. Gyllenhaal will next be seen in Michael Bay’s Universal pic Ambulance, also produced by New Republic, and in Antoine Fuqua’s Netflix film, The Guilty. The Oblivion Song deal was negotiated by WME and attorney Carlos Goodman on behalf of Gyllenhaal and Nine Stories.