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Release Date: TBA
Genres: Science Fiction
Production Phase: In Production
Studio: Warner Bros. Production Company: Alcon Entertainment
Who's In It: Johnny Depp (TBA), Rebecca Hall (TBA), Paul Bettany (TBA),
Who's Making It: Wally Pfister (Director), Jack Paglen (Screenwriter),
Premise: A malevolent thinking computer brings a man into its own digitized realm.... More »
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Actress Rebecca Hall has won the part of the wife of Johnny Depp's character in Transcendence. She has already worked with director Wally Pfister on The Prestige, Christopher Nolan's period drama/mystery/thriller, and will be seen again on the big screen when Iron Man 3 opens in May.Comment on this Scoop (0)
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Johnny Depp is in dicussions to topline Transcendence, the directing debut of The Dark Knight cinematographer Wally Pfister. Described as a science fiction tale about a man brought into the realm of a malevolent computer, Depp is negotiating for $20 million dollars plus 15% of the gross ticket sales of the film.
It's also been said that Pfister has met with Prometheus actress Noomi Rapace about playing the main female role, and that James McAvoy (X-Men: First Class) and Tobey Maguire (Spider-Man) are in consideration for the supporting male role. Christoph Waltz (Inglorious Basterds) is also in contention for a supporting part.
Christopher Nolan and his producing partner/wife Emma Thomas will both executive produce Transcendence. Pfister and his team want to start shooting the movie early in 2013.- The Hollywood Reporter. Comment on this Scoop (0)