Lionsgate Sets Power Rangers Movie

lboogie81:

WHAT!?!? My middle school self is FREAKING OUT! Will they cast Jason David Frank @jdfffn as the White/Green Ranger?! XOXO

Originally posted on Variety:

Lionsgate and Saban Brands are partnering to develop and produce a live action movie based on Saban’s  Power Rangers property as the first film in a franchise.

The movie deal was announced by  Haim Saban and Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer.

Saban launched “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers” in 1993 a live action TV series that has been in continuous production ever since.

The new film franchise is aimed at re-envisioning the Rangers, a group of teenagers chosen to protect the world from a group of alien invaders who have the ability to use super powers and pilot giant robots.

“Lionsgate is the perfect home for elevating our Power Rangers brand to the next level,” said Saban.  “They have the vision, marketing prowess and incredible track record in launching breakthrough hits from ‘The Hunger Games’ to ‘Twilight’ and ‘Divergent.’”

“We’re thrilled to be partnering with Haim Saban and his team to maximize…

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Very Interesting.

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