Legendary Reportedly Lands Film Rights To Iconic Sci-Fi Hero ‘Buck Rogers’

The Wrap reports that Legendary Entertainment has nabbed the movie rights to Buck Rogers and has partnered with Transformers producer Don Murphy via Angry Films. The project is based on the “Armageddon 2419 A.D.” novella by Philip Francis Nowlan that introduced the Buck Rogers character in 1928. The story centers on a coal mine inspectorContinue reading “Legendary Reportedly Lands Film Rights To Iconic Sci-Fi Hero ‘Buck Rogers’”

‘Get Out’ Actress Allison Williams To Star In Robot Horror Flick ‘M3GAN’ From Blumhouse and James Wan

Deadline reports that Get Out star Allison Williams will be reuniting with Blumhouse for a new technology horror film titled M3GAN. Williams will star as the lead character, Gemma, a brilliant robotics scientist. She will produce alongside James Wan’s Atomic Monster as well. Williams plays Gemma, a brilliant roboticist at a toy company. She usesContinue reading “‘Get Out’ Actress Allison Williams To Star In Robot Horror Flick ‘M3GAN’ From Blumhouse and James Wan”

Chloe Grace Moretz To Lead Amazon’s Sci-Fi Mystery Series ‘The Peripheral’ – Based On Novel By William Gibson

A while ago it was announced that Westworld’s Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan would be producing a brand new science fiction series The Peripheral, based on the William Gibson novel for Warner Bros. Television and Amazon Studios that will air on Prime Video with Scott B. Smith and Greg Plageman set to showrun. Variety reportsContinue reading “Chloe Grace Moretz To Lead Amazon’s Sci-Fi Mystery Series ‘The Peripheral’ – Based On Novel By William Gibson”

Zac Efron’s New Dad Bod Lands Him Dad Role In ‘Firestarter’ Remake – Based On Stephen King Novel

Collider is reporting that Zac Efron has landed the role of Andy McGee in Blumhouse’s remake of the sci-fi action thriller Firestarter based on the Stephen King novel. Andy is the father of Charlie a young girl with telekinesis powers that include the ability to create fire out of thin air. Keith Thomas will directContinue reading “Zac Efron’s New Dad Bod Lands Him Dad Role In ‘Firestarter’ Remake – Based On Stephen King Novel”

Amazon’s ‘Lord of The Rings’ Series Has Just Resumed Filming In New Zealand – ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Begins Filming On Wednesday

Deadline has word that the New Zealand production of Amazon’s Lord of The Rings series has resumed and Netflix’s live-action Cowboy Bebop heading towards a start on September 30th, both series had been shooting in Auckland. Filming has just resumed in New Zealand on Amazon’s sprawling The Lord Of The Rings TV series, an adaptationContinue reading “Amazon’s ‘Lord of The Rings’ Series Has Just Resumed Filming In New Zealand – ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Begins Filming On Wednesday”

Fantastic Concept Artwork From Roland Emmerich’s Abandoned ‘Foundation’ Movie At Sony – Based On The Beloved Isaac Asimov Novels

Isaac Asimov’s Foundation series of novels are considered some of the best examples of the science fiction genre and is getting a series adaptation at Apple TV+ that will begin airing in 2021.  Check out the upcoming show’s teaser trailer below.  Based on the award-winning novels by Isaac Asimov, Foundation chronicles a band of exilesContinue reading “Fantastic Concept Artwork From Roland Emmerich’s Abandoned ‘Foundation’ Movie At Sony – Based On The Beloved Isaac Asimov Novels”

‘Raised By Wolves’ Renewed For Season 2 – Hailed As Most Popular Original Programming On HBO Max

Raised By Wolves is officially getting a second season! WarnerMedia and HBO Max has announced they have renewed the Ridley Scott produced science fiction series for a second season and has been revealed as the “top-performing” original programming on the platform, suggesting that it’s the most popular original they have currently on the streaming service.Continue reading “‘Raised By Wolves’ Renewed For Season 2 – Hailed As Most Popular Original Programming On HBO Max”

TRAILER: First ‘Dune’ Footage Explores Fantastic World of The Sci-Fi Epic

Today, Legendary and Warner Bros. have finally revealed the first official trailer for Denis Villeneuve’s new feature film iteration of Frank Herbert’s science fiction fantasy masterpiece Dune.  You can watch the first trailer below along with an interview from super-fan Stephen Colbert as Twitter Movies is streaming the reveal event. The studio is splitting theContinue reading “TRAILER: First ‘Dune’ Footage Explores Fantastic World of The Sci-Fi Epic”

‘The Batman’ Screenwriter Mattson Tomlin To Direct Android Uprising Flick ‘Mother/ Android’ Starring Chloe Grace Moretz – Matt Reeves To Produce

The Hollywood Reporter has learned that screenwriter Mattson Tomlin will be making his feature film directorial debut with an original science fiction thriller titled Mother/ Android for Miramax that has Chloe Grace Mortez attached to star as lead character Georgia.  Tomlin also penned the film.  Chloe Grace Moretz is set to star in the MiramaxContinue reading “‘The Batman’ Screenwriter Mattson Tomlin To Direct Android Uprising Flick ‘Mother/ Android’ Starring Chloe Grace Moretz – Matt Reeves To Produce”

Adam Driver Joins Mysterious Sci-Fi Thriller ’65’ For Sony Pictures – ‘A Quiet Place’ Writers Will Direct and Sam Raimi To Produce

Oscar-nominee Adam Driver has been busy post-Star Wars as the actor has cozened up to director Ridley Scott joining both The Last Duel and his upcoming crime drama Gucci. Deadline reports that Driver has nabbed a leading role in a mysterious science fiction thriller for Sony Pictures titled 65. The project will be written andContinue reading “Adam Driver Joins Mysterious Sci-Fi Thriller ’65’ For Sony Pictures – ‘A Quiet Place’ Writers Will Direct and Sam Raimi To Produce”