The Masters of the Universe reboot movie just can't seem to unsheath its power sword. With the news that Sony has, yet again, ordered a script revision with a new writer, we look at the trials and tribulations of the projects.
Jon M. Chu is remaking Masters of the Universe. The 1987 film is best known for Dolph Lundgren and Frank Langella's performances as He-Man and his nemesis Skeletor. So now that its getting a makeover, who should replace the brawny actor?
There have been rumblings for years now that He-Man and the Masters of Universe was getting a big screen reboot. Now it's actually happening. And we (kind of) have G.I. Joe: Retaliation to thank for it.
Dolph Lungren's made a career of playing muscle-bound badasses, one of his biggest and most memorable roles being He-Man from 1987's Masters of the Universe. With talk of a remake stirring around Hollywood, Lundgren revealed who he thinks should fill his shoes.
More than two years ago we were excited/terrified at the possibility of Warner Bros. trotting out the Masters of the Universe series for another movie. We'd forgotten all about it—until right now, that is. Get ready to be excited/terrified all over again, because He-Man is on target for a film release.