HBO SHARES FIRST LOOK PHOTO FOR HBO FILMS' "FAHRENHEIT 451"
Below is the first look photo from HBO Films' FAHRENHEIT 451, currently in production.
Michael Shannon (Beatty); Michael B. Jordan (Montag). Credit: Michael Gibson/HBO.
Based on Ray Bradbury's classic dystopian novel which depicts a future where media is an opiate, history is outlawed and "firemen" burn books, FAHRENHEIT 451 follows Montag, a young fireman who forsakes his world, battles his mentor Beatty and struggles to regain his humanity. Michael B. Jordan, Michael Shannon, Laura Harrier, Sophia Boutella and Lilly Singh star. The film is directed by Ramin Bahrani, who also serves as executive producer with Sarah Green, Michael B. Jordan, Alan Gasmer and Peter Jaysen; David Coatsworth produces. Ramin Bahrani and Amir Naderi are co-writers.