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BRIAN HELGELAND TO WRITE AND DIRECT “BUTTON MAN” BASED ON GRAPHIC NOVEL FOR NETFLIX

BRIAN HELGELAND TO WRITE AND DIRECT “BUTTON MAN” BASED ON GRAPHIC NOVEL FOR NETFLIX
  • LOGLINE: Button Man tells the story of ex-military contractor Harry Exton. The first true hero of the post-truth age, Harry’s a proxy in a clandestine competition among the super rich. Paid to fight to the death in modern-day gladiatorial contests, Harry sets out on a relentless journey to use these twisted elites’ own dark machine to bring their corrupt world crashing down.
  • Based on the graphic novel by John Wagner and Arthur Ranson
  • DIRECTOR & SCREENWRITER: Academy Award winner Brian Helgeland
  • PRODUCERS: 6th & Idaho’s Matt Reeves and Adam Kassan; RingTheJing Entertainment’s Roger Kass, and Addictive Pictures’ John Schoenfelder and Russell Ackerman
  • EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: 6th & Idaho’s Rafi Crohn, and John Wagner and Arthur Ranson
  • CO-PRODUCER: Will Janowitz
  • Matt Reeves has a first look deal at Netflix for his production company, 6th & Idaho