Joseph Gordon-Levitt May Star In & Direct Sandman Movie

Posted By: Matt McGloin
12/16/2013 - 7:03pm


It was earlier rumored that David Goyer had pitched WB a Sandman movie with it also said Joseph Gordon-Levitt was attached in some capacity.

That now looks to be the case as Deadline reports Joseph Gordon-Levitt is possibly lined up to produce, star in and direct the Sandman movie.

It's said Goyer is on board as a producer as well, and they will be looking for a writer soon with Joseph Gordon-Levitt as the main protagonist.

It's also noted that the Sandman movie could be a beginning of a new franchise for Joseph Gordon-Levitt as well. The actor gained favor with WB while working on Inception and The Dark Knight Rises and has also been rumored to be a part of every comic book movie for the past year or so.

Sandman is the comic book series written by Neil Gaiman that ran for 75 issues from 1989-1996.

This past October saw new Sandman material from Gaiman with The Sandman: Overture.

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