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Taika Waititi to Co-Write/ Direct Time Bandits Series

Time Bandits is a wacky, weird, and KOOL fantasy adventure from 1981.  It was was created and directed by Terry Gilliam.  It has everything from It truly is a cult classic.

A group of six dwarfs shows up in a young guy’s closet. They take him on an adventure through time to steal treasures.  They visited Napoleon, Robin Hood, and King Agamemnon while being chased by the Supreme Being.  

Apple is creating a television series based off of this cult classic.

Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi will direct and co-write this series. Waititi will also direct some of the episodes of Disney+’s upcoming Star Wars series, The Mandalorian. This is a big win for Apple to get such a big name for this series.

(Via Deadline)

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