You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Asteroid movies on collision course

Battle lines have been drawn between competing asteroid projects. On Friday, Paramount and DreamWorks an-nounced an April 21 start date for ”Deep Impact,” which Mimi Leder will direct and David Brown and Richard Zanuck will produce (Daily Variety, Jan. 9). Meanwhile, Touchstone Pictures has targeted a May start for ”Armageddon,” which Michael Bay is sealing a deal to direct and produce with Gale Anne Hurd. Jonathan Hensleigh is rewriting the script by Robert Roy Pool. Both projects concern heavenly bodies on a collision course with Earth.

More Scene

  • 2017 Ripple of Hope Awards

    Why Alfre Woodard Thinks 'Everybody Gets Left Out' of Film Awards Race

    Battle lines have been drawn between competing asteroid projects. On Friday, Paramount and DreamWorks an-nounced an April 21 start date for ”Deep Impact,” which Mimi Leder will direct and David Brown and Richard Zanuck will produce (Daily Variety, Jan. 9). Meanwhile, Touchstone Pictures has targeted a May start for ”Armageddon,” which Michael Bay is sealing […]

  • 'Father Figures' film premiere

    'Father Figures' Premiere Raises Funds for Southern California Wildfire Victims

    Battle lines have been drawn between competing asteroid projects. On Friday, Paramount and DreamWorks an-nounced an April 21 start date for ”Deep Impact,” which Mimi Leder will direct and David Brown and Richard Zanuck will produce (Daily Variety, Jan. 9). Meanwhile, Touchstone Pictures has targeted a May start for ”Armageddon,” which Michael Bay is sealing […]

  • 'Grown-ish' TV show premiere

    A Meme Inspired 'Black-ish' Spinoff 'Grown-ish,' Creator Kenya Barris Says

    Battle lines have been drawn between competing asteroid projects. On Friday, Paramount and DreamWorks an-nounced an April 21 start date for ”Deep Impact,” which Mimi Leder will direct and David Brown and Richard Zanuck will produce (Daily Variety, Jan. 9). Meanwhile, Touchstone Pictures has targeted a May start for ”Armageddon,” which Michael Bay is sealing […]

  • 'Bright' film premiere

    Will Smith Discusses 'Bright's' Racial, Social, Allegorical Undertones

    Battle lines have been drawn between competing asteroid projects. On Friday, Paramount and DreamWorks an-nounced an April 21 start date for ”Deep Impact,” which Mimi Leder will direct and David Brown and Richard Zanuck will produce (Daily Variety, Jan. 9). Meanwhile, Touchstone Pictures has targeted a May start for ”Armageddon,” which Michael Bay is sealing […]

  • 'Pitch Perfect 3' film premiere

    Elizabeth Banks, Rebel Wilson Celebrate Women's Empowerment at 'Pitch Perfect 3' Premiere

    Battle lines have been drawn between competing asteroid projects. On Friday, Paramount and DreamWorks an-nounced an April 21 start date for ”Deep Impact,” which Mimi Leder will direct and David Brown and Richard Zanuck will produce (Daily Variety, Jan. 9). Meanwhile, Touchstone Pictures has targeted a May start for ”Armageddon,” which Michael Bay is sealing […]

  • Holiday Soul Party

    Lena Waithe on Inclusive Storytelling: 'There's Still a Long Way to Go'

    Battle lines have been drawn between competing asteroid projects. On Friday, Paramount and DreamWorks an-nounced an April 21 start date for ”Deep Impact,” which Mimi Leder will direct and David Brown and Richard Zanuck will produce (Daily Variety, Jan. 9). Meanwhile, Touchstone Pictures has targeted a May start for ”Armageddon,” which Michael Bay is sealing […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content