Varsity Blues collection ordered at Quibi from author Tripper Clancy
In accordance with The Hollywood Reporter, a Varsity Blues replace collection has been ordered by Quibi, with Tripper Clancy (Stuber) connected to pen the script. The 1999 highschool soccer movie was produced by Paramount Photos and Paramount Tv shall be producing the collection.
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The Varsity Blues collection will observe members of a highschool soccer staff and their battles with a demanding coach. Anne Fletcher (The Proposal, This Is Us) will direct.
The movie starred James Van Der Beek as Jonathan “Mox” Moxon, the backup quarterback for West Canaan who’s elevated to QB1 following an damage to the staff’s starter, Lance Harbor, performed by the late Paul Walker. Mox clashes with the staff’s authoritarian coach (Jon Voight), who forces gamers to play by doubtlessly severe accidents. Amy Sensible, Ali Larter, Scott Caan, Ron Lester, Eliel Swinton, and Thomas. F Duffy additionally starred within the movie.
Mike Tollin and Tova Laiter, two producers from the film, will function govt producers on the collection alongside John Gatins and Peter Guber. Tollin and Guber’s MSM will produce with Paramount Tv with Maia Glickman overseeing the mission for MSM.
“For all those that cheered Mox’s chorus, ‘I don’t need your life,’ in addition to all those that by no means heard of the West Canaan Coyotes, we’re thrilled to deliver Varsity Blues to Quibi and into the 21st century,” Tollin beforehand mentioned concerning the mission.
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The brand new streaming platform is predicted to launch in April 2020.