Jeff Lemire's graphic novel, The Underwater Welder, is getting a big screen adaptation by Ryan Gosling, Ken Kao and Anonymous Entertainment.
It tells the story of a man in the dangerous profession of underwater welding who has a supernatural encounter as the bottom of the sea. No directors, writers or actors have been attached to the project as of yet. Lemire, Chris Staros of Top Shelf and Ted Adams of IDW will produce.
Anonymous entertainment recently produced Spotlight and The Revenant. Gosling and Kao worked together on The Nice Guys and Song to Song.