Spawn creator Todd McFarlane recently explained why he’s staying so vague about updates regarding his upcoming Spawn reboot.
The Spawn reboot has been in the works for years but the film is now seemingly closer to production than ever. In a world where so many projects are developed and canceled and revived at the drop of a hat, it makes sense for someone like McFarlane to keep info on the film close to the chest. While speaking with Comicbook.com, this what McFarlane had to say about keeping Spawn info hush-hush.
“If because of an actor’s schedule, we got to move [the release date] or if for whatever reason, the shot takes a little longer, we got to move it. Then if you say too specifically what the day you give them, be a week or two weeks, then all of a sudden you’ll read an article somewhere, and people say, ‘It’s a troubled production! Troubled, troubled production!'”
Considering that incidents like that happen all the time with comic book movies, it’s a pretty smart approach that McFarlane is taking. He then explained when he’ll be willing to share more information about the project:
“I’ll be sharing some of the information, especially while I’m filming.”
We’ll make sure to keep you updated on all Spawn news when the project begins production.
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Produced under Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions, the Spawn reboot will star Jamie Foxx. The film does not yet have a release date.
10 Things To Expect From San Diego Comic-Con 2018
It’s finally summer, which means San Diego Comic-Con 2018 is just around the block! The biggest pop-culture event of the year, all of the biggest names in comics, movies and television will come together at the San Diego Convention Center and share their plans with their biggest fans. Hundreds of people will be dressed as their favorite characters as they search through back-issue bins, look at exclusive prints and talk with their fellow nerds.
Marvel Studios won’t be showcasing any upcoming movies in Hall H this year, but there are still a lot of exciting things to look forward to. Dozens of new comics will be teased by the major publishers. Movies will be announced and secret cast members will be revealed.
Hit Next to learn more about 10 exciting things you should expect to see at San Diego Comic-Con 2018!