Wes Anderson Moves to Netflix for Roald Dahl Adaptation

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By Tobias Carroll Last fall, Netflix acquired the Roald Dahl Story Company, which suggested that the streaming service/studio/gaming company was about to unleash a plethora of adaptations of Dahl’s work. This week, cinephiles got a much more specific sense of what might be in store — and it’s something that continues Netflix’s courting of high-profile filmmakers, in this case Wes Anderson. IndieWire reports that Anderson will direct an adaptation of Dahl’s story “The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar.” This isn’t Anderson’s first foray into adapting Dahl’s work; his 2009 film Fantastic Mr. Fox is…

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