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Apple and JJ Abrams' TV series sprints announced for its production

Apple and JJ Abrams’ TV series sprints announced for its production

Emile Hirsch as Speed ​​Racer in the 2008 movie of the same name.

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As we already discussed today, JJ Abrams is a busy man. Between the next production Star Trek And Mission: Impossible Moviesalong with whatever happens Warner Bros., the man has Quite a few projects He is bound to work as an executive producer on . Lest you think it will slow down, now adds adapt to fast racer for his busy schedule.

reported by diverseAbrams will be an EP with his Bad Robot banner in a new live ad-Action version of the 60’s anime, inspired by Tatsu Yoshida’s manga Mach GoGoGo. This will be the second time the series has been adapted for live action, as the previous version was the beloved 2008 Movie Directed by matrix Creators Lana and Lilly Wachowski and starring Emile Hirsch and John Goodman. If you remember that movie, you sing it praises as often as you can, and if, like me, you haven’t seen the movie… Well, here’s a file List of reasons Why is it wonderful.

This reboot will come to Apple, with Ron Fitzgerald and Hiram Martinez serving triple assignments as writers, EPs, and co-showrunners. Fitzgerald is behind the latter Perry Mason The reboot of HBO Max, along with previous experience in Westworld And Friday Night Lights; Includes previous work by Martinez snow hole Series and FX Snowfall.

According to Variety, this fast racer The reboot is a project that has been in construction for a number of years and has already been given a full sequential order as a result. The question now becomes whether adding Abrams as an EP will help the show move forward in production or cause it to continue into development hell even further. with the Various shows and movies which has his name attached to it and doesn’t have much to show for it, it may be a while before we get any substantial news about this new show on Speed. Meanwhile, there’s always the movie, right?


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