Netflix Picks Up ‘The Electric State’ With Joe & Anthony Russo Directing, Millie Bobby Brown Starring.
Netflix has picked up AGBO’s The Electric State, an adaptation of the illustrated novel by Simon Stålenhag.
Directors: Joe Russo, Anthony Russo
Writers: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely
Producers: Joe Russo, Anthony Russo & Mike Larocca for AGBO, Chris Castaldi, and Patrick Newall
Executive Producers: Angela Russo-Otstot, Jake Aust, Geoff Haley, Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely
Cast: Millie Bobby Brown(Stranger Things, Enola Holmes 2)
Logline: Set in a retro-futuristic past, an orphaned teenager (Millie Bobby Brown) traverses the American West with a sweet but mysterious robot and an eccentric drifter in search of her younger brother.
The Electric State continues the Russo Brothers and AGBO’s successful partnership with Netflix following the 2020 release of Chris Hemsworth starrer Extraction and recently completed principal photography on Extraction 2, as well as the highly anticipated The Gray Man starring Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans and Ana de Armas.
Production on The Electric State will begin this fall.
AGBO is an independent studio focused on developing and producing intellectual property universes spanning film, TV, audio, and interactive experiences. Founded in 2017 by award-winning and record-breaking directors Anthony and Joe Russo, along with producer Mike Larocca, AGBO’s mission is to innovate and advance the next generation of storytelling to entertain and inspire worldwide audiences. AGBO is based in Los Angeles. https://www.agbo.com/