With Will Ferrell already set to star within the American adaptation of the Forrest Gump-esque Swedish novel The 100-Yr-Previous Man Who Climbed Out The Window And Disappeared, unique Forrest Gump star Tom Hanks has needed to discover a completely different American model of a Swedish factor he can star in. Fortunately, Deadline is reporting that he’s hooked up to star in A Man Known as Ove, a remake of director Hannes Holm’s Oscar-nominated Swedish comedy (which was primarily based on Fredrick Backman’s novel).
The story is a couple of “grumpy widower” who will get fired because the chairman of his neighborhood affiliation, and so with nothing left to reside for, he decides to kill himself. Fortunately, his makes an attempt repeatedly get sidetracked by a “want neighbor,” who he progressively turns into mates with, main him to go an “an uncommon journey of introspection and caring for others” all whereas nonetheless wishing he might simply kill himself. Hopefully it’s extra enjoyable than it’s bleak and miserable.