The Safdie brothers and Adam Sandler had been seemingly an odd pairing for Uncut Gems, nevertheless it resulted in one in every of 2019’s most well-regarded movies. And now it appears as if the three are collaborating for an additional venture.
In accordance with IndieWire VP Government Editor Eric Kohn, his sources stated that “Sandler and the Safdies are already cooking up one other venture.” He didn't elaborate on precisely what that meant, so it’s unclear what they engaged on, if something. The Safdies are presently working with Nathan Fielder on a spooky comedy for Showtime referred to as The Curse starring Emma Stone.
This could be their third collaboration after Uncut Gems and Goldman v Silverman, the latter of which is a brief movie they shot throughout their spare time making the previous. Benny and Josh Safdie have spoken about their respect for Sandler up to now, saying they dreamed of working with him ever since seeing Sandler’s most well-known ’90s hits like Billy Madison and Blissful Gilmore. They even despatched missives to him in 2011 for what can be Uncut Gems, however didn't hear again.