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‘Bird Box’ author reveals how the movie inspired him to write a sequel

Bird Box really blew up in popularity on Netflix when it originally dropped. This led to Josh Malerman, the author of the original novel the movie is based on, to write a sequel, according to an Inverse interview. The sequel, Malorie, is named after Sandra Bullock’s character in the Netflix adaption. While it’s not the sequel most fans of the Netflix movie were likely hoping for, the project is still in development. When Malerman originally wrote Bird Box, he wrote it with a movie in mind. “When you first start writing novels, especially now, how do you not see them cinematically? We grew up on movies,” said Malerman in the interview with Inverse. He adds that fans of the Netflix movie can easily jump into the sequel novel as it pi...