The battle between Team Edward and Team Jacob is going to be fought again soon Twilight saga It is being rebooted as a TV series. It was previously adapted as a series of feature films, twilight Based on the original novels by Stephenie Meyer. The film series, which was released in 2008, was directed by the director Catherine Hardwicke, and launching what would become a pop culture phenomenon. Since Hardwicke has been around to get the franchise on the big screen, how about you roll the dice with another adaptation of the story?
“I think it’s exciting,” Hardwicke told MovieWeb about the program twilight TV program. “I think we see it as an enduring story that people continue to engage with, you know, the TikTok world loves it, the internet generations love it, everyone keeps finding it. I was talking to a girl the other day, she was born the year we were making our first twilight movie, and she was so excited about it.”
On advice she could share for the new reboot, the director continued, “So I think, if anything, in the first, we’ve been able to keep it grounded a little bit more, just a little bit. I felt like there was some kind of reality, And I really felt the connection between Bella and Edward. So that might be a fun way to think about it, but also the chemistry between Edward and Bella is very important.” Hardwicke revealed something surprising afterward:
We did chemistry readings like here at my house. And you know, Rob and Kristen met each other for the first time here. We kind of played with that, to make sure those kinds of sparks would be there.
“So I’m sure they’ll do all those great things, too,” Hardwick continued. “I’m excited about it.”
The Twilight Saga will be rebooted on the small screen
It was reported in April that twilight He was receiving small screen therapy. Since the project, which is in the works at Lionsgate Television, is still in its early stages, no information has been revealed about the cast members. It is also not yet clear which broadcaster or streaming service will be hosting twilight show, but given the continued interest in the franchise, it doesn’t seem like the reboot will have problems finding a home. Wick Godfrey and Eric Feige are producing the series, and original creator Stephenie Meyer is said to be involved, but it’s not clear to what extent.
twilight It tells the story of Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart), a teenage high school student whose life is changed forever when she meets vampire Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson). During the course of the series, Jacob Black’s (Taylor Lautner) werewolf Edward and Bella compete for her love, dividing the fan base into “Team Edward” and “Team Jacob”.
the twilight The release date of the TV series has not been decided yet. In the meantime, you can watch Kathryn Hardwicke’s new movie, Prisoner’s daughter, when it hits theaters on June 30. The film, starring Brian Cox and Kate Beckinsale, tells the story of a prisoner who is granted sympathetic release after being diagnosed with cancer. You can watch a trailer below.