WWE Studios, which was born WWE Films in 2002 and then took on its new name in 2008, is probably a non-entity to people who aren’t fans of wrestling and the men who are (or were) stars in that sphere. But the company is now preparing to make a movie that doesn’t star a wrestler, and the picture will be directed by someone who has made a movie with a well-deserved, if minor cult following.

Eric McCormack (Will & Grace, The New Adventures of Old Christine) will star in Barricade, which is set to be directed by Andrew Currie. He last made Fido, in which Billy Connolly played a housepet zombie. Read More »