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Joe Carnahan is a busy man at the moment. He’s writing Shawn Levy’s Uncharted movie, prepping his next directorial effort Bad Boys for Life, and recently announced a remake of The Raid with Frank Grillo.
Well, we can now add another project to his slate, as Collider is reporting that Carnahan is currently scripting an X-Force adaptation for 20th Century Fox. The site states that at present, he is only contracted for the screenplay, but could potentially direct should Fox like his script.
X-Force revolves around a team of mutants who adopt a more militant approach to that of the X-Men. In the comic books, the team has had a revolving roster of members, »
- Gary Collinson
In just two weeks, 20th Century Fox will bring one part of the X-Men universe to a close with Logan, which marks Hugh Jackman's final performance as the iconic Wolverine. The cast and crew are starting to do press for the movie, with Patrick Stewart throwing down the gauntlet, and throwing some shade, at another superhero team, The Avengers. During a recent interview, Patrick Stewart was asked, if there should come a day where the X-Men have to square off against The Avengers in a fight, who would win? Without hesitation, the actor had this to say.
While his brief statement to ComicBook.com was meant as somewhat of a joke, Patrick Stewart does have a point. The mutant abilities possessed »
While initially considered a huge risk, despite only costing $58 million to produce, Deadpool paid off in a huge way for 20th Century Fox, becoming not only the highest grossing X-Men movie, but also the highest-grossing R-rated movie of all time, with a worldwide gross of $783.1 million. We reported last month that its sequel, Deadpool 2, will start production this summer, although a specific release date hasn't been set at this time. Deadpool writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick are coming back to write the sequel, with the writers revealing in a new interview that this follow-up will help set the table for 20th Century Fox's X-Force movie.
The studio's X-Force movie was first set up in 2013, with Kick-Ass 2 filmmaker Jeff Wadlow coming aboard to write the script, based on the comics by Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld. Just before Deadpool hit theaters, Ryan Reynolds revealed in an interview that getting »
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