As a result of he is not already busy with a number of movies (together with Marvel’s Thor: Love And Thunder) and TV sequence, Taika Waititi can be a part of the staff placing collectively new historic comedy/pirate journey Our Flag Means Demise. For the lead within the present, Waititi is reuniting with one in every of his common collaborators, Rhys Darby.
Our Flag Means Demise is loosely based mostly on the story of Stede Bonnet (Darby), a well-to-do gentleman farmer and little one of wealth who suffers a midlife disaster and turns into captain of Revenge, a pirate ship within the early 18th century.
The sequence, will will display within the States on HBO Max, was created by David Jenkins, who will run the present alongside author Garrett Basch and producer Dan Halstead. Waititi will act as govt producer and direct the pilot.
This marks the newest collaboration for Darby and Waititi, whose friendship goes again to the times of Flight Of The Conchords. The actor is a part of the solid for Waititi’s subsequent movie to seem, Subsequent Objective Wins.