Jordan will produce by his Outlier Society manufacturing firm together with Heydayâ€™s David Heyman and Jeffrey Clifford.
Warner Bros. has been creating the mission for a few years with Will Smith and Tom Cruise within the mission. Zach Dean wrote an early script after approaching to the mission in 2014. The latest draft was written by Tony Gilroy.
Methuselah is referenced within the Ebook of Genesis because the son of Enoch, who lived to be 365 years previous. The scripts have targeted on Methuselahâ€™s survival abilities.
Jordan is working with New Regency as a producer on an untitled monster film from â€œKong: Cranium Islandâ€ director Jordan Vogt-Roberts.
Outlier Society was based by Jordan in 2016 and was one of many first firms to publicly undertake the inclusion rider. It signed a first-look movie cope with Warner Bros. Studios and a first-look tv cope with Amazon Studios earlier this yr. Forthcoming initiatives embrace an adaption of â€œPink Wolfâ€; WWII motion drama â€œThe Liberatorsâ€; â€œ61st Roadâ€ for AMC; and the OWN drama sequence â€œDavid Makes Manâ€ from Tarell Alvin McCraney.
Jordan broke out as Oscar Grant within the drama â€œFruitvale Stationâ€ and portrayed boxer Adonis Creed within the two â€œRockyâ€ sequels. He performed the antagonist Erik Killmonger in final yrâ€™s hit â€œBlack Panther.â€ Jordan and Outlier Society are represented by WME. The information about â€œMethuselahâ€ was first reported by Deadline Hollywood.