The star of the films “Outcast” and “the Green mile” Tom Hanks will play a major role in the English-language adaptation of the Swedish hit. The film “the Second life of Uwe” was released in 2015 and was in turn based on the eponymous bestseller by Fredrik Backman.
The story is about a grumpy widower named Uwe Lindahl, whose life changes radically when the neighborhood settles noisy family of four. The Swedish adaptation, which was presented to the audience in 2015, was directed by Hannes Holm. She became one of the highest grossing foreign films in the us market and claimed the prize “Oscar” in the category “best foreign language film”. The shooting and possible rolling the graphics of this picture is still unknown.
Producing an English-language remake of Sam Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson, Gary Goetzman and Frederick vikström involved in the creation of the Swedish tape.