Ryan Gosling Joins La La Land Director Damien Chazelle On FIRST MAN

Ryan Gosling will re-team with his La La Land director Damien Chazelle on First Man, a new biopic about Neil Armstrong’s mission to the moon.

According to The Wrap:

The Universal picture will specifically cover Armstrong’s life from 1961-1969, and is described as a “visceral, first-person account” that explores “the sacrifices and the cost — on Neil and on the nation — of one of the most dangerous missions in history.”

Spotlight scripter Josh Singer has written the script based on James R. Hansen’s book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong.

I like Gosling and Chapelle – but I find it difficult to get excited about this. What can it bring to the table that The Right Stuff and Apollo 13 hasn’t? Feel free to tell me I’m wrong.

Source: The Wrap

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