Netflix just won the rights to Tick, Tick…Boom, a musical adaptation to be directed by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda.
According to Variety, Dear Evan Hansen writer Stephen Levenson is adapting the script based on the original stage show by the late Rent creator Jonathan Larson. Brian Grazer and Ron Howard and Julie Oh of Imagine Entertainment are producing along with Miranda. Julie Larson and Levenson are executive producing.
Rumor has it that Andrew Garfield is the top choice to star in the film although no casting is final. Further details about production and casting will be announced at a later date!