Hollywood seriously needs to get some new inspiration soon. According to reports, writers from Thor and X-Men: First Class are currently working on a script for
a new Terminator television series, which will also tie-in to the upcoming
reboot trilogy directed by Alan Taylor (Game of Thrones , Thor: The Dark World).
Right now, the short-list of actresses up for the role of Sarah Connor included Emilia Clarke and Brie Larson, although Margot Robbie and Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany have also been considered. Here's the plot of the TV show:
The TV series will follow a critical moment from the first Terminator film (1984) and, where the film’s story goes one way, the upcoming series will take the same moment in a completely different direction. As the rebooted film trilogy and the new TV series progress, the two narratives will intersect with each other in surprising and dramatic ways.
It’s hard to find a person who didn’t like 2012’s Dredd, a film that stands alongside RoboCop as the ultra-violent, dystopic film fans needed at the time, but a sequel to the movie hasn’t been forthcoming; in fact, over the past few years, the likelihood of a second outing for Olivia Thirlby and Karl Urban’s chin has hovered around zero. Read more