It takes Two Video Game Film Lands On Amazon; Seven Bucks Productions Boards
Amazon has landed a movie adaptation of the It Takes Two video game, Seven Bucks Productions will produce along with dj2 Entertainment.
It Only Takes Two a co-op platform adventure game created by Hazelight Studios. This game centers around a struggling couple, May and Cody. The film will tell the story of a couple who contemplate divorce. Their minds are then transported into two dolls made by Rose to represent them. The couple must find a means to return to their bodies, a journey that takes them on an unexpected and incredible adventure.
The critically-acclaimed It Takes Two video game, which is two-player, won Game of the Year at 2021 The Game Awards, as well as the 25th Annual D.I.C.E Awards. The game has sold more than five million copies worldwide and boasts an ever-growing player base of over 10 million. “It Takes Two” Film is the result of first-look Amazon deals for dj2 ( Sonic the Hedgehog ) and Josh Miller ( Sonic the Hedgehog ). They are also handling the screenplay adaptation. Dwayne and Hiram Johnson will produce Seven Bucks along with Dany Garcia, Dan Jevons, and Dmitri M. John for dj2. Stephan Bugaj will executive produce for DJ2. Josef Fares (Hazelight Studios) and Oskar Woolontis (Casey and Miller) will also be involved. Seven Bucks’ Kimberly Bialek will manage production.
Miller and Casey are most well-known for their hit SEGA version of Sonic the Hedgehog. They also wrote Sonic the Hedgehog 2, which is currently playing in theaters. They will also be back to create Sonic the Hedgehog 3. The R-rated Santa action movie Violent night is their next project, currently scheduled for release on December 2.
Seven Bucks Productions has produced such big movies as Warner Bros.
It also produces Netflix’s Red Notice and Disney’s Jungle Cruise. Sony’s Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and Jumanji: The Next Level. Universal’s Hobbs and Shaw, Legendary’s Skyscraper and New Line’s Rampage are just a few of the many films Seven Bucks Productions has produced. The company produces series such as NBC’s Young Rock, Disney+’s Behind the Attraction and Stuntman and HBO’s Ballers, NBC’s The Titan Games and Paramount Network’s Rock the Troops.
Paramount Pictures’ $100M+ film tentpole Sonic premiered to the biggest opening ever recorded for any videogame movie adaptation. Up next for dj2: the new Tomb Raider animated series on Netflix. The Sterling K. Brown actioner Coyote Blue is also available on Amazon Studios. Paramount Pictures will have Sonic the Hedgehog 3. Deadline announced exclusively on Monday that dj2 would adapt Streets of Rage. John Wick creator Derek Kolstad wrote the script. Legendary Television also signed a second-look arrangement with the company.
Casey Miller is represented at APA, The Gotham Group & VanderKloot Law. Seven Bucks are by WME. dj2 APA & CDAS. Hazelight Studios by APA.