It looks like Guillermo del Toro's involvement with Japanese media inspired stories doesn't stop at mecha versus kaiju summer blockbuster Pacific Rim. According to Deadline, HBO and del Toro are teaming on developing a potential series based on Naoki Urasawa's medical/morality/crime/cold war psycho-thriller manga Monster. More after the jump.
Idris Elba - 'Stringer' Bell in The Wire, Captain Janek in Prometheus and Heimdall in Thor is geared up to play Stacker Pentecost in Guillermo del Toro's Pacific Rim. The big budget giant mecha versus kaiju invaders is scheduled in July 2013. Get a look at the first official shot of the feature after the jump.
What was known about Guillermo del Toro's Pacific Rim was the vague promise of a $200million summer 2013 mecha versus kaiju blockbuster from the monster loving director of Pan's Labyrinth, Hellboy and Blade 2. Now, the specific story synopsis has been revealed. Learn more after the jump.
Director Guillermo del Toro's $200 million kaiju and mecha inspired project, titled Pacific Rim, has begun filming in Toronto for a planned summer 2013 release. Get a look at the Canadian city subbing for Tokyo after the jump.