Dan Trachtenberg, formerly attached to helm Y: The Last Man, will now direct Valencia for Bad Robot.
The creator and stars of Almost Human appeared at Comic-Con International to screen the pilot of Fox’s new sci-fi crime drama, which attempts to answer the question of what it means to be human.
Rod Serling’s final screenplay The Steps Along The Way has been acquired by J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot, which plans to develop the project for television as a limited series.
J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot has revealed an alternative version of the new international trailer for Star Trek Into Darkness featuring new footage from the Paramount Pictures sequel.
J.J. Abrams and Bad Robot plan to produce adaptations of Valve’s video games Half-Life and Portal, noting that character is king when it comes to these projects.
The CW moves forward with two post-apocalyptic shows, J.J. Abrams gets shows set up at Fox and NBC, and ABC eyes up an espionage comedy called Spy.
Ron Howard has signed on to direct All I’ve Got, based on an Israeli television movie, for J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot and Paramount Pictures.
J.J. Abrams and Ken Olin, who worked together on Alias have sold an undercover-cop drama called Electropolis to The CW.
NBC has given a pilot production commitment to a high-concept drama from J.J. Abrams and Children of Men writer/director Alfonso Cuarón featuring a hunted girl who will develop superpowers in seven years.
Edgar Wright is set to direct the upcoming sci-fi action film Collider, based on a script by I Am Legend writer Mark Protosevich, for J.J. Abrams and Bad Robot.
Paramount Pictures and J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot have picked up the rights to a pair of screenplays — God Particle, about a group of orbiting astronauts following the disappearance of Earth, and Wunderkind, the tale of Nazi hunters in the 1970s.