background img

The New Stuff

Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Reboot Shut Down
277 Views

Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Reboot Shut Down


Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Reboot Shut Down

It seems that all the public outrage regarding Michael Bay’s planned reboot of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie franchise has been heard by someone from above (whether that someone is a divine being or just an exec who actually values feedback is up to you), because Paramount Pictures has just shut down production on the film, citing troubles with the script. According to some sources, the film’s release has been pushed back to 2014, from its original December 2013 schedule.

The Ninja Turtles, which Bay says will feature Turtles of alien origin instead of the original earth-based mutant and teen-aged ones, was supposed to be directed by Jonathan Liebesman (Wrath of the Titans) and penned by original co-creator Kevin Eastman with help from Andre Nemec. Sources also say that the preproduction staff members from Vancouver have been temporarily laid off, and those involved in prepping the film were informed that the shutdown time frame is “indefinite”.

Via: twitchfilm.com

The following two tabs change content below.

Neil Raymundo

A cowardly and treacherous Toonbarn blogger who can transform into a McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle. Secretly wants to replace Toonbarn Rob as leader of the Decepticons.

Recently Published

kw5cygkupietwzjexb7e
»

Final Fantasy IX Makes its Way to Smartphones

Last December, Square Enix announced that one of the most underrated ...

00d579b6b39baa7fcbf92eb775fe92621455023127_full
»

New One Piece: Burning Blood Screenshots Focus on Marineford Arc

Bandai Namco has just released a new batch of screenshots for the ...

Street-Fighter-V-620x350
»

Street Fighter V Releases New Full CG Trailer

We’re only a week or so away from the February 16 release of ...

1026777-splash-entertainment-acquires-global-rights-journey-glo-e-feature
»

Global Rights to Journey to Glo E Acquired by Splash Entertainment

Splash Entertainment’s President of Distribution, Mevelyn Noriega, ...

87123cac08b6d2053e1fe3109ea51963
»

CBeebies Signs as Primary Broadcaster for Dog Loves Books

UK-based producer and rights owner Komixx Media Group has recently ...

1026772-portfolio-entertainment-giggle-media-develop-invasion-moofaloo-teletoon
»

Portfolio Entertainment and Giggle Media Team Up for Invasion of the MooFaLoo!

Portfolio Entertainment and Giggle Media have recently announced a ...

1026778-9-story-announces-raft-sales-monkey-see-monkey-do
»

9 Story Gets New Deals for Monkey See Monkey Do

9 Story Media Group has recently announced a bunch of new deals for ...

1026741-zuckerberg-s-dot-lands-sprout
»

Zuckerberg’s Dot. Makes Its Way to Sprout

Dot is a tech-savvy animated series from The Jim Henson Company and ...

nba-all-star-jam
»

Annual NBA All-Star Jam on Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network is going to have NBA All-Stars in guest roles on ...

Skip to toolbar