Hollywood star Ben Stiller is in ultimate negotiations to play the lead roles in a limited series adaptation of the documentary “Three Identical Strangers”. According to the leisure website Deadline, Stiller additionally government produces the present.
The multi-decade household drama is impressed by the unbelievable true story of equivalent triplet brothers separated at the beginning.
The story centres on Bobby Shafran, David Kellman and Eddy Galland, three full strangers who inadvertently uncover that they’re equivalent triplets separated at the beginning. When the 19-year-olds’ joyous reunion catapults them to worldwide fame, it additionally units a series of extraordinary and disturbing occasions in movement.
Stiller is slated to play all three brothers as adults.
This would mark one of Stiller’s first main performing roles in years. He has made cameo appearances in movies like “Hubie Halloween” and “Bros”. His final lead position was in the movie “The Meyerowitz Stories” in 2017.
The challenge hails from Amy Lippman, Sony Pictures Television and its TriStar Television division in addition to SK Global Entertainment. Lippman additionally serves as showrunner and government producer on the series.
The documentary “Three Identical Strangers” premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival the place it was awarded the Special Jury Prize for Documentary Storytelling.