Get Ready to Meet "MEG"!

by | April 11, 2005 | Comments

Variety brings some news that’s been long-anticipated by fans of author Steve Alten: "MEG" is officially a go project. Although Disney held onto the rights for a while, New Line swooped in and picked up the property in turnaround. NL plans to get busy right away on production, as they’re shooting for a Summer ’06 release date. Often described in shorthand as "Jurassic Shark," "MEG" tells the story of a prehistoric megalodon shark who swims out of a fissure and starts eating everything in sight.Alten wrote the first draft; screenwriter Shane Salerno ("Armageddon," "Shaft") is also helping out on the screenplay end. Jan de Bont ("Speed," "Twister") is on board as director. For (a lot) more info on "MEG," feel free to check out Steve Alten’s official site.

Tag Cloud

PlayStation E! Netflix Christmas movies Britbox Chernobyl kaiju richard e. Grant dramedy streaming rom-coms facebook GoT movie Netflix spinoff heist movie monster movies First Reviews mission: impossible legend NBC Fox Searchlight war BBC Amazon Prime Video Emmys cancelled TV series stoner Set visit dceu The Arrangement ratings 24 frames Ovation marvel cinematic universe Action christmas movies RT21 Pirates miniseries canceled Disney Plus 21st Century Fox thriller revenge 2016 Walt Disney Pictures Paramount Network zero dark thirty concert Starz Disney Channel scary movies series parents batman breaking bad Grammys Binge Guide TCA DC Comics Interview Summer classics cartoon criterion singing competition Amazon DC streaming service nature space Musicals Spectrum Originals Oscars football 93rd Oscars festival Wes Anderson docudrama MTV Pride Month robots Year in Review Vudu olympics TCA 2017 news President Tarantino Sundance Now Comic Book Women's History Month Martial Arts Mary poppins latino slashers dc disaster Disney+ Disney Plus women GLAAD Cartoon Network Lionsgate psycho Apple TV+ Esquire TV Land BBC One TIFF TV movies Character Guide green book free movies mutant Video Games streaming movies comic high school chucky Pixar finale Crunchyroll archives fast and furious 45 Extras MSNBC LGBT sequels GIFs Nickelodeon Marvel Studios El Rey zombies Pacific Islander cats Paramount Plus National Geographic FX on Hulu die hard The Walking Dead 90s movies 2015 A24 HBO Go Anna Paquin hidden camera spider-man popular french remakes supernatural 20th Century Fox Showtime sequel DirecTV vampires Winter TV Podcast crime biography cinemax Mudbound Marvel Television Kids & Family Infographic kids Hulu godzilla anthology Country Food Network Winners fresh 2017 Masterpiece Hallmark Christmas movies comedies venice elevated horror Thanksgiving independent Opinion MCU Valentine's Day Marathons Classic Film BBC America game show 71st Emmy Awards DC Universe superhero worst movies Black History Month trailers spanish Rom-Com king arthur obituary FXX SDCC Fox News razzies blaxploitation Epix nfl a nightmare on elm street Film Festival Sundance TV political drama south america 007 CBS Exclusive Video Adult Swim Polls and Games crime thriller travel Awards cops History HBO Sneak Peek emmy awards golden globes NBA CW Seed animated ViacomCBS ghosts Spike kong Awards Tour TV One police drama halloween unscripted Image Comics Fantasy Calendar Film CNN Trophy Talk Rocketman Freeform Crackle USA Network Nat Geo docuseries The Witch sag awards Dark Horse Comics New York Comic Con justice league talk show cancelled TV shows basketball tv talk Fall TV Watching Series Toys stop motion Superheroes Hallmark new star wars movies strong female leads nbcuniversal Comic-Con@Home 2021 72 Emmy Awards Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Mary Tyler Moore historical drama VICE romance Animation Peacock book screenings Ellie Kemper suspense TCM rt archives Lucasfilm Stephen King TCA Winter 2020 Rock YouTube Red ABC Family Black Mirror Star Trek screen actors guild USA Brie Larson romantic comedy Baby Yoda blockbuster Amazon Studios Apple Bravo Musical theme song lord of the rings Disney streaming service Travel Channel deadpool james bond Quiz Tomatazos Syfy FX social media transformers period drama APB Ghostbusters harry potter ID Superheroe true crime YouTube Shondaland toy story CBS All Access PaleyFest Western The CW BET 2021 Cosplay discovery Disney Song of Ice and Fire doctor who anime Tumblr franchise YouTube Premium hollywood DGA Sundance Arrowverse dragons TV renewals dark aliens Family universal monsters BET Awards technology NYCC 99% Television Critics Association CMT mockumentary Holidays directors Mindy Kaling Pet Sematary jamie lee curtis VH1 scene in color witnail adenture E3 Tubi binge American Society of Cinematographers Comics on TV target See It Skip It Elton John Marvel Rocky documentaries joker PBS reboot Box Office award winner Warner Bros. cancelled television FOX Funimation Comedy Central medical drama IFC Films prank children's TV scorecard TCA Awards Television Academy know your critic zombie First Look Emmy Nominations stand-up comedy australia San Diego Comic-Con ITV japanese name the review Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Apple TV Plus new york Lifetime Christmas movies 2018 foreign Cannes Nominations politics Hear Us Out ESPN BAFTA Acorn TV serial killer The Purge Schedule halloween tv Spring TV Mary Poppins Returns cults TV Red Carpet IFC Election crime drama telelvision laika Paramount versus Pop Horror 4/20 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards festivals TBS asian-american television Endgame SundanceTV WGN Logo book adaptation Creative Arts Emmys Avengers OWN Biopics A&E composers Premiere Dates VOD Universal diversity Captain marvel jurassic park rotten movies we love spanish language WarnerMedia cancelled hispanic boxoffice black Sony Pictures king kong satire comiccon documentary Reality saw all-time italian superman Mystery Alien crossover comic books casting TNT critics reviews wonder woman 2020 game of thrones X-Men based on movie Shudder Certified Fresh films Comedy Star Wars 2019 video on demand renewed TV shows best TLC rotten worst Discovery Channel hist natural history RT History twilight cooking Amazon Prime The Walt Disney Company ABC Signature 1990s aapi boxing video spain ABC adaptation canceled TV shows Music indie The Academy child's play live action new zealand blockbusters quibi japan Best and Worst Turner Classic Movies Photos Columbia Pictures Holiday pirates of the caribbean Lifetime HBO Max golden globe awards Reality Competition YA Broadway werewolf teaser what to watch psychological thriller Writers Guild of America Drama cars toronto comics Christmas sports AMC SXSW Trivia Turner Heroines LGBTQ TruTV adventure OneApp spy thriller international indiana jones Super Bowl Teen Legendary Pop TV Countdown Tokyo Olympics Sci-Fi dogs Trailer Academy Awards sitcom science fiction