Netflix All is quiet on the Western Front author Edward Berger is gearing up to direct the spy drama from Christopher Reich’s Simon Riske series of books, following the Oscar-winning success of his film.
As confirmed by the sources The term of, The Oscar-winning director, co-writer and producer is currently working on a drama series adaptation of the international espionage thriller for Netflix UK.
Written by Rowan Joff, the series is in early development, the first season of the thriller drama is based on the first book in the series, I’m listening.
Netflix has yet to confirm or deny the news. The adaptation of the Simon Riske series will be a co-production between eOne and See-Saw Films.
The Take Simon Riske, a freelance industrial spy who runs a London auto garage and becomes involved in an investigation into a stolen letter that could upset the balance of power in the Western world.
Berger’s All is quiet on the Western Front was It was nominated for 9 Oscars and won 4 awards, including Best International Feature Film, making it a historic event for a German film.
Berger also won a BAFTA for Best Director Everything is quiet It won Best Picture, Best Foreign Language Film, and Best Adapted Screenplay.
In addition, he won a BAFTA Award for his work in TV series in 2019 Patrick Melrose.
He also has TV series Dear Terror and Deutschland ’83. Berger also recently signed on to direct and executive produce helltown, is a crime-thriller drama from Amazon Studios.
Reich’s Simon Rieske book series was released in 2018 The Take. It also includes A jeweled crown (2019), Palace (2020) and Once a thief (2022).