For the past two decades, comics artist Todd McFarlane has cherished a dream to bring his most popular character to life, Spawn, In a live-action film. While such a film starring Michael Jay White has already been made in 1997, McFarlane has something more cutting-edge in mind for the reboot, which he aims to write and direct himself. In a recent interview, McFarlane confirmed the project that he was still moving forward in an important way.
“It’s the same kind of frustration [of what’s holding things up at the moment]. I’m saying the same thing, and at some point I’m sure it falls on deaf ears, but we’ve added just one other person. There is movement. We literally crossed a border last week. “
After the critical and commercial failure of the 1997 film, Spawn Was seen by Hollywood as a failed asset, and Todd McFarlane Those interested in creating a Hard-R rated feature for the character have had a hard time, which McFarlane believes are the characters of the story.
Then came the success of R-rated superhero fare Dead pool And Joker, And interest in McFarlane’s story revived in Hollywood. Spawn The film, starring McFarlane, added Jamie Foxx in the lead role and Jeremy Renner as a supporting character last year. Now, according to McFarlane, while it is hard to come by the latest solid news that can be shared with fans, the team behind the upcoming film is all about realizing their vision for the definitive page. Spawn movie.
“I know when people don’t get concrete names and information and stuff, and when I have to say, ‘stuff is happening. Just wait,’ that’s not a very satisfying answer, which is essentially what I’m saying.” Hmmm. And that’s a disappointment., Because I know there’s more than that to happen. And you know, working on the Hollywood front, with all the stuff, there’s a lot of stuff and a lot of stuff that’s just announced Like to be. But yes, I fall. In the same bucket, but at least we’re all rowing in the same direction right now. So I think that’s a bit distracting, but now, I think we all There is a lot of focus here, and everyone wants the same goal. Which is, ‘Take this thing to the next level. Come on, come on, come on.’
Spawn The comics tell the story of Al Simmons, a Secret Service operative who was tricked by a teammate. After his death and descending into hell, Simmons makes a last-time deal with a demon to return to Earth to see his wife, who in turn is known as an agent of hell, to Hellspawn Known as, a demonic entity is driven by necroplasm which makes him supernatural. Powers.
Live-action, written and directed by Todd McFarlane Spawn The film stars Jamie Foxx as Al / Spawn in the lead role and Jeremy Renner as NYPD’s homicide detective Witch Williams. The film is yet to get a release date. This news came from ComicBook.com.