• Taika Waititi to Direct New Pirate Series on HBO Max

    6 days ago - By Hypebeast

    HBO Max has announced that Thor: Ragnarok and Jojo Rabbit director Taika Waititi will be directing and executive producing a new series based on pirates, named Our Flag Means Death. The Academy Award-winning director will be working along showrunner David Jenkins and executive producers Garrett Basch and Dan Halsted to create a show that's “loosely based on the true adventures of Stede Bonnet, a pampered aristocrat who abandoned his life of privilege to become a pirate.” For those unfamiliar with Bonnet, the man was originally born in Barbados and lived a well-educated, wealthy landowner...
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