Posted on Thursday, January 20th, 2011 by Russ Fischer
When talking about the screenwriter hire for Warner Bros.’ proposed reboot of Lethal Weapon, I mentioned that there was a lot of potential remake news coming out of the studio today. Well, here’s the rest. [via THR] What happened is that exec Jessica Goodman, a 13-year vet at the studio, has left, and projects that were on her desk, or hidden at the bottom of one of her ‘to-do’ piles, have been distributed among other execs.
The result is a new lease on life for a handful of possible remakes that have been dormant for some time. They include Sam Peckinpah‘s seminal ‘end of the West’ film The Wild Bunch, the aforementioned Lethal Weapon reboot, and a new version of Westworld. Read More »