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Re: New MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE movie (2004-2017)

Postby Jox on 13 Aug 2016, 10:26

HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE DIRECTOR MCG ON CASTING, VILLAINS, TONE AND MORE
http://www.ign.com/articles/2016/08/12/ ... e-and-more
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Re: New MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE movie (2004-2016)

Postby Jox on 08 Sep 2016, 10:18

About Kellan Lutz
http://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-new ... ry-w438572
The hunk, 31, told Us that he’s dying to play comic-book and ‘80s cartoon character He-Man in the upcoming movie remake of 1987’s Masters of the Universe. The original film starred Dolph Lundgren as the buff hero of Eternia.

“DeVon Franklin, he's a producer over at Sony, he’s an amazing man and he let me know that they’re creating The Masters of the Universe a couple years ago and I was thinking that would really top off every dream I’ve had in the industry,” the Hercules actor told Us of his dream role. “I met with McG, who is the director of it, [and] they’re working on the script and I’m just kind of playing with it. … So hopefully when they finish the script I have a chance to audition for it.”

Lutz has been campaigning for the role for awhile now. In June, the actor tweeted about his meeting with McG, teasing fans about the film and his potential role.
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Re: New MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE movie (2004-2016)

Postby Jox on 27 Apr 2017, 10:00

New MOTU movie slated by Sony for December 18, 2019 and McG no longer attached to direct, David S. Goyer (BLADE, DARK CITY, BATMAN BEGINS) to pen yet another script...
http://ew.com/movies/2017/04/26/sony-re ... se-reboot/
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Re: New MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE movie (2004-2016)

Postby Jox on 18 Nov 2017, 20:54

https://www.instagram.com/p/BbpHPTtl2Ly/
Art director Naeim Khavari on one of the previous versions developed:
Once upon a time ago I was asked to help develop a new look for the He Man movie (that is still trying to be made). The director wanted to go for a more tech approach to his sword and "armor", more sci-fi than fantasy. it's been long enough that I can throw it up for ya'll to see. And yep I had to use @chrishemsworth as reference. That's what they wanted at the time :)

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Kinda looks like the 2002 figure...
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Re: New MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE movie (2004-2016)

Postby Jox on 01 Dec 2017, 08:02

David S. Goyer in Talks to Direct He-Man Film ‘Masters of the Universe’ for Sony (Exclusive)
https://www.thewrap.com/david-s-goyer-h ... -universe/
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Re: New MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE movie (2004-2019)

Postby Jox on 13 Dec 2017, 08:14

New SHE-RA animated series to come out in 2018 from Dreamworks and Netflix
http://variety.com/2017/tv/news/trollhu ... 202637829/
“She-Ra”
From Eisner Award-winning author and executive producer Noelle Stevenson comes a modern take on the ‘80s girl power icon for a new generation of young fans. The trailblazing property originally debuted in 1985 to satisfy demand for a female-led fantasy series. The series is described as an epic and timely tale that celebrates female friendship and empowerment, led by a warrior princess tailor made for today. The series will be available to Netflix members worldwide in 2018.


Showrunner Noelle Stevenson:
I've been working on this in secret along with some really incredible talent for almost two years now. Stay tuned for more details over the next few months - can't wait for you to see what we're doing.


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Five Things Netflix's New 'She-Ra' Cartoon Needs To Have
https://www.forbes.com/sites/lukethomps ... 0d253828e9
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Re: New MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE movie (2004-2019)

Postby Jox on 11 Jan 2018, 10:11

Masters of the Universe Movie Begins Shooting This Spring?
http://omegaunderground.com/2018/01/10/ ... ion-start/
It was recently announced that Sony Pictures has hired David S. Goyer (Blade, Batman Begins, Man of Steel) to direct and co-write their Masters of The Universe (He-Man) remake. A new live-action feature project that has been bouncing around different studios and was in various stages of development over the years.

Omega Underground has now learned that Sony is eyeing Masters of The Universe to begin filming around April.

Up-and-coming studio screenwriter Lindsey Beer had been writing the most recent version of the script. Beer has been working on mostly bigger movies with Choas Walking, Godzilla vs Kong, and Barbie. She is also part of the Star Trek writer’s room for the Quentin Tarantino project.

A location hasn’t been named but we’re hearing Europe is a strong possibility to be the home base of the fantasy film production. Sony started branching out there recently with The Crow Reborn shooting in Budapest, Hungary.

We currently don’t have production dates for the film.

Sony has given the fantasy film the release date of December 18th, 2019 but we expect it’ll move out of the way of Star Wars: Episode IX.
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Re: New MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE movie (2004-2019)

Postby Jox on 12 Jan 2018, 18:47

Some fans have been pushing the idea of Dolph as Skeletor (better than a cameo as the king or someone like that), but if they start filming MOTU in April as anticipated, he would likely not be available for more than a cameo... Otherwise, even if the material is not his cup of tea, he'd sure have a blast chewing the scenery with a character like Skeletor...
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I wouldn't mind a story where He-Man becomes Skeletor, it's like those antagonist characters that are so opposite they're actually the same (like Hook is actually another version of Peter Pan and vice versa), one being the other side of the coin, one in the light, the other in the shadow, they can't exist without the other...
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