Nicolas Cage to Star in Next Adapted from a Philip K. Dick Story

Nicolas Cage has been cast in the action thriller Next at Revolution Studios.

Based on “The Golden Man,” a story by sci-fi writer Philip K. Dick, who also wrote Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, The Minority Report and Blade Runner.

Gary Goldman, who adapted another Dick story into Total Recall, wrote the script for Next.

Cage will play a man who can see the future and change events before they happen. Eventually, he is forced to choose between saving the world and saving himself.

Director Lee Tamahori, XXX: State of the Union, is to helm the movie with Cage producing.

Filming is expected to start next summer.

Source: Variety

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