The film will chronicle Salk’s triumphant quest to create the vaccine as polio ravaged the US. His battle towards the virus, his perseverance and eventual triumph made him a cultural hero and icon for a era.
”We won’t consider a extra well timed story to inform — of 1 man’s journey to avoid wasting the world from a devastating pandemic whereas overcoming misinformation from the media… and the way he believed a lot within the vaccine that he examined it on himself and his kids to show to the world that it was protected,” mentioned Levy and Levine in an announcement.
The actor will subsequent reprise his function of Kendall Roy within the third season of smash-hit HBO collection ”Succession”. His efficiency within the second season of the present had earned him a greatest actor in a drama collection Emmy final 12 months.
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