Director: Rick Famuyiwa
Writer(s): Jay Longino (graphic novel, screenplay (first draft))
Synopsis: The film will not be a remake of the Shaw Brothers classic film. It will be a contemporary Kung-Fu story that intertwines Shaolin mythology with many of the current issues faced by teens growing up in a gentrifying neighborhood.
Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Action, Martial Arts | MPAA Rating: Unknown
Note: Dwayne Johnson is an executive producer on this project. I didn’t realize until after I posted this that Rick is only in negotiations to direct this film. Hopefully he gets to do it.