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Star Trek Animated Series Coming from Rick &#038 Morty Writer

'Star Trek' Animated Series Coming from Rick & Morty Writer

Yes, Star Trek does already have an animated series in it's past, but it would appear that CBS All Access is moving forward with a new one.Already picked up for two seasons, a half-hour animated comedy series called Star Trek: Lower Deck, which will reportedly will focus on the "support crew serving on one of Starfleet's least[...]

CBSs 5 Year Mission with Alex Kurtzman and Expanded Star Trek Universe

CBS's 5 Year Mission with Alex Kurtzman and "Expanded Star Trek Universe"

CBS is ready to embark on a 5 year mission with Star Trek: Discovery interm showrunner Alex Kurtzman Following the exit of the two previous showrunners on the CBS All Access series, Kurtzman stepped into the position to continue production on season 2 of the 6th live-action Star Trek tv show.Variety broke the news this morning that Kurtzman[...]

Star Trek: Discovery EP Alex Kurtzman to Boldly Direct Season 2 Premiere

Star Trek: Discovery EP Alex Kurtzman to Boldly Direct Season 2 Premiere

[caption id="attachment_819591" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit (left): Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com[/caption]CBS All Access is hoping that Star Trek: Discovery's second season goes boldly where no other Star Trek series has gone before, and they're looking to executive producer Alex Kurtzman (Star Trek) to make it so Based on exclusive reporting from Variety, the series co-creator[...]


Mummy Director Alex Kurtzman Not Sure About Future With Dark Universe

Mummy Director Alex Kurtzman Not Sure About Future With Dark Universe

In a recent interview with IGN, Mummy (2017) director Alex Kurtzman was asked about his status on the Dark Universe franchise The Dark Universe, for those who don't know, is the Marvel Studios-esque "shared universe" idea that Universal Pictures is trying with the classic "Universal Monsters" like Dracula, the Wolfman, the Invisible Man, and the aforementioned Mummy[...]

The Mummy &#8211 Filming The Zero Gravity Stunt In 360°

The Mummy – Filming The Zero Gravity Stunt In 360°

This includes a discussion with star Tom Cruise who went director Alex Kurtzman and pushed for this type of stunt after reading about the plane crash in the script The video is surprisingly long for a behind-the-scenes piece, clocking in at over 11 minutes, but it is very interesting to watch.Official Synopsis: Tom Cruise headlines a[...]

Mummy Stunts Featurette Or Love Letter To Tom Cruise

Mummy Stunts Featurette Or Love Letter To Tom Cruise?

I like Tom Cruise movies well enough. Enjoyed the Jack Reacher films, his earlier work, etc. And I really don't care about him jumping on Oprah's couch. I'm also looking forward to the new Mummy movie and watching Cruise and Russel Crowe try to beat the crap out of each other. The featurette below focuses […]


Is Dracula Untold Part Of Universals New Monsterverse

Is Dracula Untold Part Of Universal's New Monsterverse?

They hired Alex Kurtzman and Chris Morgan to develop the universe starting with the Jon Spaihts written The Mummy: The First Monster being first out of the gate.If you believe Badass Digest, that last part may not be true Sources have told them that Universal went back and did some reshoots to Dracula Untold, allowing[...]

The Huntsman Bumps The Mummy Into A Later Release

The Huntsman Bumps The Mummy Into A Later Release

The first film in the reboot of the classic monster franchises was just in the news this week as Alex Kurtzman, who had originally been brought on to produce and guide the reboots with Chris Morgan, is now set to direct the film according to deadline. Universal's The Huntsman, the prequel to Snow White And[...]

Alex Kurtzman and Chris Morgan To Reboot Universal Classic Monster Franchises

Alex Kurtzman and Chris Morgan To Reboot Universal Classic Monster Franchises

We've been getting an idea of what Roberto Orci is up to since the split, but what is his former partner doing? Alex Kurtzman and writer Chris Morgan have been tapped to reboot Universal's classic monster movie franchises according to deadline.com.Before the Fast and the Furious, Jurassic Park and the Bourne franchises became what Universal[...]

Robert Orci Exits Amazing Spider-Man Franchise

Robert Orci Exits Amazing Spider-Man Franchise

Back in April we got word that Robert Orci and long time writing/producing partner Alex Kurtzman would no longer be working on new projects together Anything that was already in the works would remain with them both attached Orci has since been rumored to be the possible director for Star Trek 3 and is working[...]


Enders Game Finds Its Commanding Officer &#8211 Hes Little But Little Enough

Ender's Game Finds Its Commanding Officer – He's Little, But Little Enough?

Shelly Horwitz writes for Bleeding Cool There have been rumors of an Ender's Game movie for years now, but apparently now it's really happening: Gavin Hood (director of X-Men: Wolverine) has written a script, Kurtzman and Orci are set to produce, and they've have apparently just offered the lead role to Asa Butterfield, the 14-year old […]

The Steven Spielberg Directors Western Starter Kit For Cowboys And Aliens

The Steven Spielberg Director's Western Starter Kit For Cowboys And Aliens

When Steven Spielberg brought in Jon Favreau to direct and Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman to write, Spielberg's concern wasn't for the alien side of things so much as the western He solution was to given Favreau, Orco and Kurtzman a Western Starter Pack In fact, the first time that Favreau sat down in a[...]