robert zemeckis Archives

ABC Developing Indian-American 'Hero,' 'Jetsons' with Live Effects
They don't want to tell me how that works until I've read the pages." The Jetsons is executive produced by Robert Zemeckis and Jack Rapke via their Compari Entertainment banner Gary Janetti (Family Guy, Will & Grace) will write and executive produce; with Compari's Jackie Levine serving as a co-executive producer Warner Bros Television will produce[...]
Blue Book: History's UFO Drama Adds Michael Harney, Ksenia Solo
History's new UFO drama series Blue Book is expanding its search-for-intelligence-life team, announcing Michael Harney (Orange is the New Black) and Ksenia Solo (Turn: Washington's Spies, In Search of Fellini) have joined the series' regular cast. Executive produced by Oscar winner Robert Zemeckis, the 10-episode series teams Harney and Solo with previously announced leads Laura Mennell (The[...]
Blue Book: Laura Mennell Set For History's Robert Zemeckis UFO Series
Executive produced by Oscar winner Robert Zemeckis, the ten-episode series has found its female lead in Laura Mennell (The Man in the High Castle) who will star opposite Aidan Gillen in the scripted drama series Robert Stromberg (Maleficent) will direct the first two episodes of the series; created and written on by David O'Leary, with[...]
'Spielberg': HBO Releases First Trailer for Steven Spielberg Doc
Abrams, Christian Bale, Drew Barrymore, Cate Blanchett, Francis Ford Coppola, Daniel Craig, Daniel Day-Lewis, Brian de Palma, Laura Dern, Leonardo DiCaprio, Richard Dreyfuss, Ralph Fiennes, Harrison Ford, David Geffen, Tom Hanks, Dustin Hoffman, Holly Hunter, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Ben Kingsley, Kathleen Kennedy, George Lucas, Liam Neeson, Martin Scorsese, Oprah Winfrey and Robert Zemeckis.   For nearly 50[...]
'Manifest': NBC Lands Missing Plane Mystery Pilot From Zemeckis, Rake
TV is backing the project, which hails from Jeff Rake (The Mysteries of Laura) and producer Robert Zemeckis (Back to the Future, Tales from the Crypt); with Rake writing, and executive producing with Zemeckis, Jack Rapke and Jackie Levine through Compari Entertainment. The premise behind Manifest is a timely one…but with a twist: a passenger plane[...]
Robert Zemeckis Headed To History Channel With UFO-Investigation Series "Blue Book"
Expanding on the History Channel's are aliens real programming, Back to the Future creator Robert Zemeckis has penned a deal to develop Blue Book, a series based on the original real-life U.S Air Force investigations into UFOs This would mark History's fourth foray into scripted programming (following Vikings, Six, and Knightfall). The real Project Blue Book ran from[...]
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ScreenJunkies are reporting that Back to the Future director Robert Zemeckis is being looked at to take over the film The report claims that the director is a fan of the character and is 'in talks' to pick up where Famuyiwa left off. Though nothing is official or confirmed, the internet has been reacting very positively[...]
The Castle Of Horror Podcast Presents: Monster House!
By Jason Henderson, Drew Edwards, Tony Salvaggio, and Julia Guzman [audio:] Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Castle of Horror Podcast tonight, a weekly internet radio show where professional writers in the comics, games and book industries take a look at horror movies, choosing one movie a week to discuss in depth. They say: This week we continue our[...]
Back To The Future: The Musical Is Coming To London In 2015
A musical stage adaptation is headed for the London West End stage, reports Telegraph, with Robert Zemeckis and the original film's screenwriters, Bob Gale and Jamie Lloyd writing a new book Jamie Lloyd will direct, and the show will even have a "skateboard consultant." It's being developed for a 2015 bow, to celebrate the film's[...]
Robert Zemeckis In Talks To Direct Charlie Kaufman-Scripted Chaos Walking
Well, like every other YA novel, the movie rights were picked up forever ago, but now it seems there may finally be some forward movement. Charlie Kaufman was set to write the screenplay (exciting in and of itself) over a year ago, and he must be getting close to finally finishing it because Robert Zemeckis has[...]
Jason Fuchs Is Writing The Magic Catalogue For Disney
The project is interestingly being produced by Robert Zemeckis's ImageMovers. ImageMovers Digital were the company that created motion capture movies like A Christmas Carol, Midnight Express and Mars Needs Moms That portion of the company has since been shut down, but the main production company lives on. Variety describe the story as: The sci-fi adventure is based on[...]