Shawn Levy to direct ‘Uncharted’ film adaptation

Los Angeles, Oct 26 (IANS) Filmmaker Shawn Levy has been roped in to direct the film adaptation of the popular video game “Uncharted”.

“Uncharted” is an action adventure film based on the critically-acclaimed and top-selling PlayStation video game series, which follows the adventures of treasure hunter Nathan Drake, reports

The movie will be a co-production between Arad and Atlas Entertainment Production, and will be produced by Charles Roven, Alex Gartner, and Ari and Avi Arad.

The video game series was developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Computer Entertainment America.

Levy executive produced and directed two episodes of the first season of “Stranger Things”. He is likely to direct several episodes of season two of the show before moving on to “Uncharted”.