The Future Of The Babylon 5 Movie

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We've talked a bit about J Michael Straczynski's presentation at his Spotlight panel at San Diego Comic-Con last weekend.

During the Q&A section of his panel, he was asked about the latest on his planned Babylon 5 movie.

He said that he plans to build up his reputation more , one or two more television shows or maybe a movie in production- we mentioned both Rising Stars and Midnight Nation in that regard – before he can start to ask for the nine-figure budget he'll need for such a project – right now he's only good for eight-figures, he believes.

This also all happened before the recently reported death of Babylon 5 actor Jerry Doyle.

 

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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