VarietyÂ is reporting that Sony has picked up the rights to develop Robotech as a feature franchise.
From the site:
The studio hopes to move quickly into production on the live-action feature, with Gianni Nunnari andMark Canton (â€œ300,â€ â€œThe Immortalsâ€) producing and Michael Gordon (â€œ300,â€ â€œGI Joeâ€) writing the script. The series centered on humanityâ€™s use of robot technology to fend off alien invaders and has an â€œIndependence Dayâ€ meets â€œStar Warsâ€ vibe. It is seen as having the global appeal necessary to become a blockbuster property.
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