The Nee Brothers (Aaron and Adam Nee) will be at the helm of the Masters of the Universe movie. They will replace previously-attached David S. Goyer (Krypton, Blade: Trinity, The Dark Knight). Goyer is still credited as a screenwriter and executive producer on the movie, which is based on the popular 80s toyline from Mattel.
Masters of the Universeis based on the popular Mattel toy line, and spawned several animated series (including the spin-off cartoon series,She-Ra: Princess of Power), along with a 1987 live-action film starring Dolph Lundgren as He-Man and Frank Langella as Skeletor. The main premise of the series revolves around the conflict between the heroic warrior He-Man and the evil Skeletor on the planet Eternia, with a vast line-up of supporting characters. Masters of the Universe takes place in a hybrid setting of medieval sword and sorcery and sci-fi technology.
Escape Artists’ Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch are producing the film. Mattel’s Julia Pistor will executive produce on behalf of the toy company.
The He-Man Documentary POWER OF GRAYSKULL successfully raised 76,050 USD with 1,108 backers. Amazing!! A message from the filmmakers: THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!! WE DID IT! We hit our FINAL STRETCH GOAL and raised a […]
A message from MattyCollector.com: A cool new Filmation-style figure arrives in the heat of August! Beast Man® brings his famous fangs and trusty whip to Club Grayskull™ to serve with dedication under boss man Skeletor®. […]
DC Comics and Mattel have just announced a Masters of the Universe and ThunderCats crossover. The six-part HE-MAN/THUNDERCATS mini-series is scheduled to debut on October 5th, 2016. Check out the official DC Comics solicitation below: HE-MAN/THUNDERCATS #1 Written […]