Mark Ruffalo is confirming a scorching rumor on the heels of “Parasite” profitable massive on the Oscars — telling us he’d be honored to be a part of the solid of an American TV model.
We received Mark Monday afternoon at LAX … shortly after information broke that he was being eyed by HBO to be the lead star of a “Parasite” restricted TV collection that is within the works. You gotta see Mark’s response to the Collider report … ‘trigger the man’s tremendous amped.
It seems like he is all however assuring us of his involvement, however he does not make the leap to say he is formally on board. He positively needed us to know he likes the film and loves the actual fact “Parasite” received the best way it did … and would not say no if somebody got here asking.
That is referred to as taking part in it coy … within the biz.
Now, for many who may be rolling their eyes at this concept of taking a Korean flick and reshaping it for American audiences … cool down. The OG director, Bong Joon-ho, is reportedly nonetheless concerned, working alongside fellow Oscar-winning director Adam McKay.
So, in different phrases … this factor has Joon-ho’s blessing, and simply as importantly … he’ll be getting paid.
Ruffalo’s clearly down for one of these paychecks too!