James Wan: The Chosen One to Direct Aquaman

James Wan: The Chosen One to Direct Aquaman
It’s always a tough choice when selecting directors for a big block-buster film.  There are huge budgets, and the story must lead into the next franchise. After much ado, the man for the job is James Wan, why him? Here’s what Toby Emmerich, film chairman at Warner Bros., says about choosing a horror film director, James Wan, to helm the Aquaman... Read More

Alex Kurtzman oversees Star Trek franchise expansion in a Five-Year CBS Deal

Alex Kurtzman oversees Star Trek franchise expansion in a Five-Year CBS Deal
                            CBS Television Studios who was behind Star Trek: Discovery, has signed Alex Kurtzman in a 25 million-dollar five-year overall deal that will see him supervise the expansion of CBS’ Star Trek franchise for television, developing new series, mini-series and other content opportunities, including animation. Alex Kurtzman is an... Read More

BEYOND SKYLINE: Sci-Fi Action with Frank Grillo and Iko Uwais

BEYOND SKYLINE: Sci-Fi Action with Frank Grillo and Iko Uwais
The recent trend of films with strange and menacing aliens is a total VFX treat! As far as the story line, don’t think too much on it, just enjoy the alien bashing and saving mankind formula. BEYOND SKYLINE is a sequel to 2010’s SKYLINE . The sequel stars Frank Grillo and Iko Uwais. This means definite non-stop action and kicking... Read More

MALIGNANT Sci-fi Action Thriller will have ‘Stranger Things’ Director

MALIGNANT Sci-fi Action Thriller will have ‘Stranger Things’ Director
Becca Thomas of Stranger Things fame, is slated to direct Malignant, a sci-fi action-thriller that James Wan is producing for 20th Century Fox. For Thomas, Malignant is the latest in a series of exciting projects to come the director’s way. Malignant is actually based on a Boom! Studios comic titled Malignant Man that Wan co-created. Zak Olkewicz, Lights Out co-producer, wrote the script for the adaptation. The story focuses... Read More

Jackie Chan Upcoming Film is Sci-Fi

Jackie Chan Upcoming Film is Sci-Fi
  In case you’re wondering what Jackie Chan is upto these days, here’s the latest: he’ll be in a sci-fi film. Bleeding Steel is a sci-fi action movie directed by Leo Zhang and starring Jackie Chan. Science fiction is a rare genre for Jackie Chan, who will play an agent protecting a witness in a conspiracy. The film has an international... Read More

REVOLT: Sci-Fi Action Thriller

REVOLT: Sci-Fi Action Thriller
REVOLT stars Lee Pace as a US soldier attempting to fight back against a brutal alien invasion. This kind of film seems a bit like a blend of District 9 and Transformers, with robot-like alien creatures taking over. Set in the war-ravaged African countryside, an American soldier (Lee Pace) and a French foreign aid worker (Bérénice Marlohe) teaming up to survive an alien onslaught. As... Read More

Lionsgate’s DIVERGENT to become ASCENDANT TV series

Lionsgate’s DIVERGENT to become ASCENDANT TV series
And you thought you’d seen enough of Divergent and its extensions, well, not as yet. The young adult sci-fi flick will be turned into a TV series. Based on Veronica Roth’s bestselling books, Divergent is set in a futuristic society where people are broken up into social and personality-related factions. Lionsgate’s subsidiary, Starz, has Adam Cozad and Lee Krieger on... Read More