Based on the long-discussed feature spec script by Pacific Rim co-writer Travis Beacham, the fantasy project is now being eyed for a series order by Amazon Studios.
Pacific Rim appears to have blossomed into a full-fledged franchise, with a sequel scheduled for 2017, plus an animated series and comics in development.
The filmmaker reveals he’s collaborating with Zak Penn on Pacific Rim 2, even though the sequel hasn’t been given a greenlight.
Pacific Rim screenwriter Travis Beacham will write and executive produce Hieroglyph, a13-episode Fox series about sex and intrigue in ancient Egypt.
Guillermo del Toro reiterates that he and Travis Beacham are working on the Pacific Rim 2script, though the director admits green lighting the film comes from “above my pay rate.”
Oblivion director Joseph Kosinski and Pacific Rim writer Travis Beacham join forces to create a new sci-fi pilot for AMC called Ballistic City.
Legendary Pictures has hired Travis Beacham, who wrote the original treatment for Pacific Rim, to collaborate with Guillermo del Toro on the script for the sequel. The film opens July 12.
Apparently pleased with what they’ve seen from Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel, Warner Bros. executives reportedly are lining up potential writers for a sequel, more than a year and a half before the Superman reboot premieres.