In the long-running “Up” series, Michael Apted began with a group of British children, and checked in with them every seven years as they aged. 63 Up came out in 2019, and he said he hoped to release 84 Up at age 99. He’s pictured above at the Dubai International Film Festival in December 2012.

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – DECEMBER 13: Director Michael Apted during a portrait session on day five of the 9th Annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah Complex on December 13, 2012 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for DIFF)