The undertaking from Liz Garbus and Dan Cogan is the second concerning the inventory saga on the streamer.
Netflix goes all in on the GameStop inventory saga.
The streamer is in manufacturing on a docuseries from Liz Garbus and Dan Cogan (HBO’s I am going to Be Gone within the Darkish) and their Story Syndicate firm. The sequence could have what it payments as unique entry to members of r/WallStreetBets, the Reddit discussion board that helped push the online game retailer’s inventory to dizzying heights in January.
The undertaking is the second primarily based on the GameStop story within the works at Netflix: Oscar winner Mark Boal can be writing a characteristic movie, with Noah Centineo (the To All of the Boys motion pictures) hooked up to star.
HBO and MGM are additionally engaged on movie remedies of the story. The Netflix docuseries, nevertheless, is the primary to begin manufacturing and can seemingly even be first onto screens; a premiere date hasn’t been set.
The docuseries will dig under the floor of the David vs. Goliath story of insurgent merchants taking up hedge funds and delve into matters just like the gamification of buying and selling, the facility of digital communities and the way the GameStop inventory would possibly sign a seismic change in how the world’s cash behaves.
The sequence will characteristic each the day merchants who fueled the growth at r/WallStreetBets and gamers from the monetary world.
Cogan (Oscar-winning documentary Icarus) and Garbus (What Occurred, Miss Simone?) are govt producing with Jon Bardin and Julie Gaither. Amy Interest is producer.
Deadline first reported the information.