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Paul Giamatti to Star in Hostel TV Series from Eli Roth

A brand new tv collection primarily based off the 2005 horror movie Hostel is in improvement, with Paul Giamatti connected to star.

The Oscar-nominated actor was introduced alongside affirmation that the unique film’s author and director, Eli Roth, can even be concerned. Roth shall be teaming up with collaborators Chris Briggs and Mike Fleiss, together with manufacturing firm and distributor Fifth Season, liable for Apple TV’s Severance.

Whereas character particulars are nonetheless underneath wraps, Giamatti is reported to have a “key position” within the imaginative and prescient for the collection, which might mark his return to tv following the conclusion of HBO’s Billions. There’s no phrase but with reference to what number of similarities the collection would share with the unique horror movie, which centered on pleasure-seeking backpackers in Europe being snatched one after the other by a twisted kidnapping group.

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Reportedly, the tv present would provide an “elevated thriller” tackle the story that’s extra of a “reinvention” of the movie trilogy than a remake. The collection will not be connected to a platform.

Giamatti is contemporary off the awards circuit for his position in Alexander Payne’s movie The Holdovers, which yielded the actor an Oscar nomination and was included as one in every of our favourite films of 2023.

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Roth has additionally been maintaining busy — he’s presently gearing up for the discharge of Borderlands, which stars Jack Black and Cate Blanchett and can land in theaters this August.

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