Entertainment11 August 2022
Academy Award nominee Stanley Tucci(The Devil Wears Prada, The Hunger Games, The Lovely Bones), Michelle Yeoh (Everything Everywhere All at Once, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Crazy Rich Asians) and Jason Alexander(The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Seinfeld) join Millie Bobby Brown and Chris Pratt in Joe and Anthony Russo’s The Electric State to be produced by AGBO.
Brian Cox (Succession) and Jenny Slate(Marcel the Shell with Shoes On) also join the cast in voice roles.
Directors: Joe Russo, Anthony Russo
Writers: Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely
Producers: Joe Russo, Anthony Russo & Mike Larocca for AGBO, Chris Castaldi, and Patrick Newall
Executive Producers: Angela Russo-Otstot, Jake Aust, Geoff Haley, Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Jeff Ford
Logline: Set in a retro-futuristic past, an orphaned teenager (Millie Bobby Brown) traverses the American West with a sweet but mysterious robot and an eccentric drifter in search of her younger brother.
The Electric State continues the Russo Brothers and AGBO’s successful partnership with Netflix following this summer’s hit The Gray Man starring Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans and Ana de Armas, the 2020 release of Chris Hemsworth starrer Extraction and the upcoming Extraction 2.
Production on The Electric State will begin this fall.
AGBO is an independent studio focused on developing and producing intellectual property universes spanning film, TV, audio, and interactive experiences. Founded in 2017 by award-winning and record-breaking directors Anthony and Joe Russo, along with producer Mike Larocca, AGBO’s mission is to innovate and advance the next generation of storytelling to entertain and inspire worldwide audiences. AGBO is based in Los Angeles. https://www.agbo.com/
Headshots: Stanley Tucci Michelle Yeoh Jason Alexander Brian Cox Jenny Slate