Starting in June, the streaming giant will employees with MRC Film (“Knives Out”) to begin filming “The Mothership,” a sci-fi drama movie starring Halle Berry, in the Boston area, in accordance to a provide accustomed to the manufacturing.
According to a plot synopsis launched by Netflix, the film amenities around Sara Morse (Berry), a woman whose husband mysteriously vanished from their rural farm. When Sara discovers an odd extraterrestrial object beneath their home, she and her kids embark on a journey to uncover the fact about her missing husband and life previous Earth.
First launched once more in February, “The Mothership” has now entered pre-production and is tentatively scheduled to begin manufacturing in the Boston area in mid-June and run through mid-August, in accordance with the provision.
“The Mothership” will mark the directing debut of “Bridge of Spies” screenwriter Matt Charman, and will be co-executive produced by Berry, who simply currently made her private directorial debut with the upcoming Netflix movie “Bruised.”
News of “The Mothership” manufacturing coming to Massachusetts is the newest sign that Netflix is holding the Boston film enterprise busy. In a previous couple of years, the streaming giant has filmed the star-studded satire “Don’t Look Up,” the Adam Sandler comedy “Hubie Halloween,” the family movement comedy “The Sleepover,” the Mark Wahlberg movement comedy “Spenser Confidential,” drama sequence “The Society,” the movement film “Wheelman,” the docuseries “Trial 4,” and scenes from season two of the Spike Lee sequence “She’s Gotta Have It.”
The agency moreover purchased distribution rights for a pair of flicks filmed in Massachusetts with the black comedy “I Care A Lot” (which is at current streaming) and the Kevin Hart family drama “Fatherhood,” which may hit Netflix ahead of Father’s Day weekend on June 18, 2021.
Most simply currently, Netflix launched “This Is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist,” a docuseries in regards to the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum theft that hit the streaming platform on Wednesday.