Fanboy Planet contributor
Bob Drinkwater comes through with an interview that sheds a little light
on an upcoming comics to film project...
John Woo was
in San Francisco on Friday, May 17 to promote his new film, the perfectly
horrible Windtalkers. Woo's publicity team had put him and Christian
Slater up at the posh Four Seasons hotels while select members of the
press (ie. not me) conducted fawning junket interviews.
a short shmoozefest with morning DJ Don Bleu, I got in this short Q/A
with the master director as he scuttled to his limo, late for a flight
out of town:
you really involved with the next Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie?
But Iím only going to produce it.
will you start working on it?
year, I think. Iím only on it as a producer.
you have a new vision for the series?
Woo: I havenít
thought about it yet. Of course, they havenít yet got a script. I think
Iíd like it to be more close to the original, more like the comic book.
We are also planning to make some animation cartoon movie with them,
too, but I'm not sure.
And then the limo
must have taken off, leaving Bob alone on the streets of San Francisco.
He didn't even get a farewell cowabunga, dude. With all the rumors flying
about new Turtle projects (including an animated series on Fox
that's no rumor at all) it's good to have at least one guy clarify his
How many animated
projects can we take?
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