Bad luck for those (like next-big-thing Christopher Showerman â€“ cheque in the mail, bud?) hoping the long-gestating â€œMasters of the Universeâ€ movie might end up back at Fox2000, under the guidance of John Woo, where it all started. Seems Sony Pictures has snapped up the troublesome project.
The project was previously set up at Warner Bros with Joel Silver set to produce. Silver had recently tapped John Stevenson (â€œKung Fu Pandaâ€) to direct a script (titled â€˜Greyskullâ€™) by Justin Marks.
According to Variety, and despite previous reports that Stevenson would remain on board, Sony has dumped the director. And since the article uses words like â€œstarting freshâ€, Marksâ€™ script would also seem to be no longer being used. In fact, I believe Warner likely owns the script, so Sony wouldnâ€™t be able to use it even if they wanted to.
The project, originally with Fox 2000, looked like it might come to fruition over at the WB. But once they take the project on it barely moved an inch. In fact, it went through several rewrites (Evan Daugherty penned the latest draft of the script; Justin Marks, another), numerous production delays, and ultimately had fans wondering whether the studio did in fact have plans to make it. Mattel and WB didnâ€™t see eye to eye over the direction of the project and made a mutual decision to let the option lapse.
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Against the Current - the band, not adventures in dangerous swimming 101
Zedd - If our love is tragedy, why are you my remedy? (Well, answer my question!)
Arrow (Okay, Felicity from Arrow!)
Chrissy Costanza (cat eyes and buttery lyrics!)
Girls (TV) (Okay, Allison Williams!)
Movies - especially when they play in the dark.
Twin Peaks (TV)
Friends (TV) (It had me at "No way are you cool enough to pull Clint"; damn straight, Chandler!)
Traveling - preferably where water is, so I can splash someone!
Star Wars trilogy - no, the other one, fella!
Alex G - far more talented than her younger brother Alex H
Cameron Crowe movies - Say Anything..., Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous
The sign 'Free Wi-Fi'.
Reenacting dance/song scenes from "Grease" with my little girl (hey! Wait till you see my 'Summer Lovin'! - don't judge)
Die Hard - 40 stories of Sheer Adventure!
Alex Goot & Friends (his enemies aren't half as talented!)
Cooking up a nice dish and sitting in the entertainment area, on a cool night, basking in it's greatness.
Inflatable kids pools full of Vodka Lime Crush.
Acidic Email from angry, over passionate teenagers after I trash something "Twilight"-related on the site. Sparkle elsewhere.
My baby girl's big, caring heart.