Deadline have reported in the last 24 hours that Amazon are developing a Stargate TV series and movie! The franchise we have been telling you was coming all the months.
Deadline gave said this is going to be part of a slew of MGM IP announcements including Robocop, Legally Blonde movie and series as well as much more.
Amazon Studios has been sifting through MGM’s library, identifying about a dozen initial titles for film and/or TV development, including Robocop, Stargate, Legally Blonde, Fame, Barbershop, The Magnificent Seven, Pink Panther and The Thomas Crown Affair.
But we have had reports like this before? Why is this different?
It’s different because this is coming from
deadline and they are A list when it comes to reporting from Hollywood. This is not really a leak but Amazon telling us their plans via Deadline. This is virtually the official announcement we have been waiting for.
Deadline went on to confirm what we have been telling you on 9 chevrons and Scitrek (YouTube) for months, that a Movie will ‘probably’ be first. The movie is the most likely route right now but there are still voices at MGM hoping a TV series can take priority.
Amazon has similar plans for Stargate. We hear both film and TV installments are considered, with a movie likely going first.
But for now this is an exciting day.
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The gate is open!!