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Jason Blum Is As Upset As You No One Saw Upgrade, Offers Update On TV Adaptation

"Upgrade" is getting an upgrade. When the bonkers-in-Yonkers sci-fi action film, written and directed by Leigh Whannell, released in 2018, it received a pithy welcome at the box office, though critics like /Film's Matt Donato had a good time with it. Whannell moved onto his bombshell hit "The Invisible Man" in 2020, and now that the dust has settled on the (pardon the pun) universal fanfare and praise surrounding the resurrected Universal Monsters franchise-launcher, the writer-director has sign...
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Leigh Whannell, Jason Blum, Chris Anderson, Grey, Yonkers, Tim Walsh, Blumhouse, Blum, Asha, Logan Marshall Green, Marshall Green, Matt Donato, James Roland


Leigh Whannell Developing Upgrade Sequel Series!

Leigh Whannell developing Upgrade sequel series! One of 2018’s best and most criminally underrated films, Leigh Whannell’s Upgrade, is coming back to audiences in a new way as the writer/director is partnering with frequent collaborator Blumhouse Productions to help develop a sequel series to the sci-fi action film, according to Deadline. Click here to purchase the original Upgrade! RELATED: Enter ComingSoon’s Invisible Man Photo Contest! The series adaptation is set to be co-created and e...
Tags: Movies, Leigh Whannell, Jason Blum, Grey, Usa Network, Blumhouse, UCP, Blumhouse Productions, Blumhouse Television, James Roland, Whannell, Grey Trace Logan Marshall Green, Krystal Ziv Houghton, Tim Walsh Treadstone, James Wan Malignant


‘Upgrade’ TV Series Coming From Blumhouse and Director Leigh Whannell

Leigh Whannell‘s fantastic sci-fi-action-horror pic Upgrade is headed to the small screen. The Upgrade TV series won’t be a remake of the movie but will instead be set a few years after the events of Whannell’s 2018 flick that saw Logan Marshall-Green play a paraplegic who is given the ability to walk again – and seek revenge against the people who murdered his wife – with the help of an A.I. implant.   Upgrade Let me be blunt: Leigh Whannell’s Upgrade kicks ass. It takes what could’ve b...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Upgrade, Leigh-Whannell, Grey, Tim Walsh, Blumhouse, Film to TV, Action/Adventure, Logan Marshall Green, James Roland, Whannell, Whannell Blumhouse Television, Tim Walsh Treadstone Chicago P D Shooter, Krystal Ziv Houghton, Walsh Whannell


The Purge TV Show Is an American Story That Aims to Warn Us About American Violence

The Purge is a franchise that equally indulges in patriotism and horrific violence, taking place in a country where mass shootings and domestic terrorism have become a common threat. That’s a very difficult line to walk without feeling like you’re exploiting the very thing you’re commenting on. io9 asked the folks…Read more...
Tags: Video, Science, Interview, Horror, Violence, Gun Violence, Usa Network, New York Comic Con, The Purge, Derek Luke, James Roland, New York Comic Con 2019, Krystal Ziv


Syfy announces summer schedule

Syfy announced its spring/summer schedule today, which includes the new unapologetic orgy-of-action grindhouse series, BLOOD DRIVE, from Universal Cable Productions. Additionally, the summer staple SHARKNADO will return for its 5th installment, and Syfy will once again feature live coverage from the summer’s biggest genre event, San Diego Comic-Con. In addition, 12 MONKEYS, KILLJOYS, DARK MATTER, WYNONNA EARP and FACE OFF return. SERIES PREMIERE BLOOD DRIVE – Series premieres Wednesday, June 14 ...
Tags: Hollywood, Television, Syfy, Los Angeles, San Diego, Beau Smith, 12 Monkeys, Dark Matter, Bates Motel, Sharknado, Killjoys, Universal Cable Productions, Wyatt Earp, Wyatt, James Cole Aaron Stanford, Alan Ritchson