Sony Plans Venom & Spider-Man Spin-Offs

Sony is openly seeking to emulate the success of Marvel’s Avengers series by turning their Spider-Man franchise into an expanded universe of new characters and films. The studio has already assembled the collected writing talents of Alex, Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Jeff Pinkner, Ed Solomon and Drew Goddard to mastermind The Amazing Spider-Man 3 script. The [...]

Tom Cruise Van Helsing Reboot News

Universal have turned to Star Trek screenwriting team Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci to script their reboot of Van Helsing, with Tom Cruise stepping into Hugh Jackman’s shoes as the iconic monster hunter. Universal are hoping to erase memories of the disappointing 2004 blockbuster flop, helmed by Steven Sommers, which saw Jackman’s Van Helsing do [...]

The Mummy and Van Helsing Reboot News

Writing duo Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci have signed a two year first look production deal with Universal pictures that will include working on the big screen reboots of both The Mummy and Van Helsing Franchises. They’re in high demand in Hollywood lately, having recently made another deal with Sony to write and executive produce the [...]