JJ Abrams is producing at least two films for Warner Bros. based on DC Comics characters, but is not confident of directing them. In February, it was announced that Ta-Nehi Quotes would write a Superman Reboot with film JJ Abrams Is producing under its own Bad Robot label. A director has yet to be attached, although the studio is reportedly seeking a black director for the job.
Since then, it has been learned that Abrams and Bad Robot are also a. Will build Zatanna The film is based on Dc comics Character. Promising young lady Filmmaker Emerald Fennell is on board to write the screenplay, but the project does not yet have a director. As is the case Superman, When it comes to that role we can count Abram. In a new interview with Collider, what Abrams has to say about what’s ahead for him in terms of writing and directing.
“I know that Hollywood is a place where people are inspired by something that they watch or think of an old movie or a show or something, ‘Oh, here’s my reaction. Here’s a version of that. ‘ It has become a place where, often, you see something and people are inspired by it and go, ‘Let’s do that exact thing again.’ I feel like that, who started writing in television and telling original stories on film and TV, that’s something I really miss. Some of the things I’m working on now as a writer, Those are the original ideas. I just feel, as a director, I would really like that my next projects be things that don’t already exist for me. “
Of course, Abrams has had a lot of experience with major franchises like Impossible Goal, Star trek, And Star wars Under his belt. Nevertheless, it is easy to see why he is eager to try something new. The filmmaker also detailed his mixed feelings on working with established franchises in his Collider interview.
“Well, I would say that the opportunity to work on any pre-existing franchise is definitely a double-edged sword. And while I am incredibly grateful and proud to be involved in projects, of course, I Let us all see what things could have been and what we could have done. Its importance is not on me, as a temporary protector of any idea, whether they already exist in us or not, that is, I think even That even with the original idea, somehow I still don’t understand where that creative impulse comes from and what exactly is your experience of writing something. I feel like we’re all Doing what we’re trying to serve, unlike something that we’re doing and that’s our job. “
White Superman reboot Zatanna will be part of the DCEU, resuming the story of the superhero with a different standalone universe. There is speculation that screenwriter Emerald Fennell may also direct the film. It is not clear when either of these projects will be released, as both are still in the early stages of production. This news has come to us courtesy of Collider.