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Work on that Stargate reboot just 'fell apart' according to Dean Devlin

It was just a few months ago that director Roland Emmerich and writer/producer Dean Devlin — the dynamic duo behind the original 1994 Stargate movie — were giving us some tantalizing tidbits about the planned reboot.

Stargate producer Dean Devlin opens up about the upcoming movie reboot
Jun 21, 2016

Originally meant as a trilogy twenty years ago, Dean Devlin and director Roland Emmerich have a second chance at telling their Stargate story.

Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin pick up writers for their Stargate reboot
Feb 4, 2015

It looks like two new writers will be leading us all back through the 'gate.

Devlin on why they're not making two ID4 sequels, when we'll see Stargate reboot
Dec 4, 2014

Dean Devlin was responsible for two of the coolest sci-fi flicks of the 1990s, and he’s trying to mount sequels and reboots for both of them. So what’s the latest?

Independence Day sequel officially a go, will open on original film's 20th anniversary
Nov 28, 2014

There’ve been rumblings for a while that Emmerich would be returning to Independence Day for a sequel two decades in the making, and now the film is reportedly a go.

Forget the original film: Devlin plans to 'start over' with Stargate reboot
Jun 25, 2014

We'd been wondering exactly how Dean Devlin, one of the original minds behind Stargate, would follow up his 1994 film when word broke of a reboot.

Sorry, SG-1: Why a Stargate reboot is the best thing that could've happened
Jun 3, 2014

Ever since Stargate Universe fizzled out with a whimper of sub-par ratings in 2011, fans of the long-running franchise have been clamoring for more adventures through the 'gate.

Emmerich and Devlin are on a mission to make ID4 sequels 'lovable'
Dec 17, 2012

Earlier this year, Independence Day co-writer Dean Devlin told the world he's got high hopes for the continuation of the franchise because he and co-writer/director Roland Emmerich finally nailed an idea down. Now they've got to make the flicks, and their chief goal seems to be making everything nice and "lovable."

Dean Devlin updates us on an ID4 sequel (and his Stargate hopes)
Dec 17, 2012

It's been 16 years since Independence Day exploded into theaters as one of the biggest blockbusters of the '90s, but co-creators Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin aren't done yet. A sequel's been whispered about for years, and now Devlin says the team might finally be ready. But why now?

Devlin wrote ID4 sequel, didn't like it, returned his paycheck
Dec 17, 2012

We'd heard a while back that Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich are finally ramping up to make a sequel to Independence Day. But, did you know Devlin already wrote one?

Stargate's Dean Devlin: It's time to 'tell the rest of that story'
Dec 15, 2012

It's been nearly two decades since the original Stargate film came to theaters, and since then, we've watched the concept grow into a series and several spin-offs. But we've wondered what would happen if more FILMS had been made. After all this time, are we finally going to get our answer?

Meet Stargate's real-life Daniel Jackson! (video)
Dec 14, 2012

Meet producer Dean Devlin and the real-life egyptologist behind Daniel Jackson.