O'Kelly, Mantegna team up on sci-fi scribe story
Dennis Franz, Malcolm McDowell and explorer-film producer Jean-Michel Cousteau. “Live Forever” has been three years in the making. O’Kelly and Bradbury plotted the bio years ago, and Bradbury continued to pursue the passion project in spite of his failing health. “This film will be the fireworks at the end of my life,” Bradbury had said. The 90-minute doc is being aimed for a theatrical release in December, though a distrib has yet to be set. Producers also plan to do an extended cut to be aired as four hourlong TV specials. Talks with the Discovery Channel and Science are under way.