Movie News: Joe Carnahan Offers His UNDYING LOVE To Warner Bros...

Written by Kris Heys Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Movie News

Back in March we brought you news that horror director Alexandre Aja (he of SWITCHBLADE ROMANCE fame and MIRRORS infamy) would be handling Warner Bros’ adaption of Image Comics’ 2011 title, UNDYING LOVE, a China set story of ex-soldier John Sargent who falls for a vampire, and must go on a mission to kill the creature that sired her in order to turn her back. Problem is, this uber-poweful bloodsucker has the whole of the Hong Kong supernatural underworld at his disposal. High stakes indeed! (Sorry.)

Cut to the present, and the brothers Warner still have the project on their To Do list, but have found a replacement director in the form of Joe Carnahan (THE GREY). Carnahan will also be providing a new draft of the script, which was previously written by the comic book’s creators Tomm Coker & Daniel Freedman.

While it's not clear as to why Aja left the project, it probably had something to do with the chance to do a high-profile Daniel Radcliffe horror flick instead. The adaptation of Joe Hill's HORNS is set for a 2013 release.

More on UNDYING LOVE as it drops…

Source: Deadline

Share your comments below or on Twitter @STARBURST_MAG

Find your local Starburst Magazine stockist HERE, or buy direct from us HERE. Our issues are also available as fully interactive iPad editions, loaded with multimedia, and can be downloaded via Apple HERE.


Suggested Articles:
This past weekend brought some good and bad news for those eager to see Jason Momoa’s Aquaman fly
Following the film being announced earlier this year, Legendary Entertainment’s Detective Pikachu
He may have been deprived of going full-on Two Face back in the day, but Billy Dee Williams is to fi
New sci-fi thriller Solis has begun shooting for four weeks at Yorkshire’s GSP Studios. Directed
scroll back to top

Add comment

Security code
Refresh

Sign up today!
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner

      
      
 
...
 
 
...