Streaming service Netflix has released a trailer for David Fincher’s new biographical drama Mank.
The black-and-white film by Herman J., the greatest screenwriter in Hollywood. Depicts the life of Mankevich. His most famous work is Citizen Kane, co-written with Orson Welles.
The role of Mankevich is played by Oscar-winner Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried plays actress Marion Davis, and Orson Welles is brought to life on screen by Tom Burke.
Fincher released his latest film Gone Baby Gone six years ago.
The film will be available on streaming service Netflix 4 from December.
“Mank” is based on a 2003 scenario by Fincher’s late father Jack Fincher.
“Gone Girl,” Fincher’s last film, was a crucial and commercial success, making $369.3 million at the global box office. Rosamund Pike earned an Academy Award nomination for best actress for her deed as the mysterious Amy Elliott Dunne.
Fincher has not directed a film since then, with some projects failing to come to fulfillment. The filmmaker was set to helm the sequence to “World War Z” with star Brad Pitt returning, but the film was placed on hold by Paramount in February 2019. Fincher has moved to TV in the interim, directing and producing for the Netflix series “Mindhunter” and “Love, Death & Robots” since 2016.