The extremely successful science fiction novel "Good Morning, Midnight" will now be turned
into a film in a new Netflix project in cooperation with a Hollywood superstar. No one less
than George Clooney will direct the new project and at the same time slip into one of the
leading roles. According to the Deadline magazine, Mark L Smith's script has already been
written and the production company Smokehouse, owned by Clooney, is now waiting for
production to start in October.
The content of Lily Brook-Dalton's novel is the story of two scientists and their fates.
Augustine, played by Clooney, is in search of the question of infinity. After an incident at his
research station at the North Pole happens, he evacuates everyone and decides to be the
only one left behind. Shortly afterwards, he meets the mysterious girl Iris, with whom he has
to deal from now on in one place isolated from the outside world. On the other hand, the
fate of the astronaut Sullivan is thematized, who explored the planet Jupiter with her team
and is now supposed to return to Earth. However, they lose contact with Earth and now
seem to be lost in the vastness of space.
All those who are interested in this exciting topic will have to wait at least until autumn next
year till the cinema start.