Crimson Sonja, the swashbuckling comedian e-book heroine created by Roy Thomas and Barry Windsor Smith, is returning to the world of movie.
As reported by Deadline, the brand new Crimson Sonja movie will likely be financed by Millennium Media and produced by Avi Lerner (The Expendables, Olympus Has Fallen) and Joe Gatta (2011’s Conan the Barbarian) with help from Mark Canton (300) and Courtney Solomon (Cake) of Cinelou manufacturing firm.
“We’ve got been ready for the best time for this remake,” Lerner advised Deadline,” and with the success of Surprise Lady, the viewers has spoken. They need feminine heroes.”
First launched in Conan the Barbarian #23 for Marvel Comics, Crimson Sonja, primarily based on a creation by creator Robert E Howard, is a sword-wielding warrioress who has headlined a number of comics runs, the spotlight of which is a reboot run in 2013 by Gail Simone, and one characteristic movie (a 1985 joint starring Brigitte Nielson as Sonja and Arnold Schwarzenegger as a Conan stand-in referred to as Excessive Lord Kalidor).
The final we heard from Crimson Sonja have been rumors that Bryan Singer was producing a TV model of the heroine. The Deadline information affords no data on that, or a lot in regards to the film, besides that it’s within the works. But when the Millenium and Cinelou are nonetheless in search of expertise, there’s not less than one taker: