DB Weiss and David Benioff, directors of the infamous HBO series Game of Thrones, recently signed a partnership with Hugh Jackman for a new Netflix series.
The series is based on Richard Powers' Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "The Overstory". It is a heart-warming novel that framed the lives of nine Americans and their unique relationships with several trees. Besides, the psychological attachment the show will also be focusing on the issues of forest destruction, reports Screen Rant.
Hugh Jackman signed as an executive producer for the project.
Though DB Weiss and David Benioff are famous for breakthroughs, Jackman's involvement with this upcoming series evokes hope for an organised optimistic series, considering his solid history in the industry.
D&D paired with Netflix in 2019 after their hit series Game of Thrones faced a controversial ending, a conclusion of a bidding war among big studios like Amazon, Disney, Fox in the mix. This huge deal includes writing, directing, and producing multiple shows and movies under the "Netflix Original" banner.