When you’re an Hollywood sensation, beloved by the world, heralded for your talents, and a favourite of the studios due to your proven box office drawing capabilities by the tender age of 25, where do you go from there?
“I’ve signed on to direct something called Project Delirium — it’s based on this article about mental warfare in the ’60s, like an acid experiment gone terribly wrong.”“It’s funny, I’ve wanted to direct since I was 16 and always thought I should start making steps towards that. If I had tried to do it earlier, I wouldn’t have been ready. Now I actually feel ready.”
The original story itself is massively interesting, and the OG article is definitely worth a read.