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National Treasure TV reboot AND third movie in the works

May 8th, 2020 by Marc Comments

Ohhhhh… big news for fans of the Nicholas Cage National Treasure franchise as not only is the third movie being worked on, but Disney+ are working on a TV series too.

While the movie, being written by Chris Bremner, will wrap up the fan-favourite trilogy, the series will, you guessed it, be a reboot.

The series is believed to be produced by ABC Studios, where Jerry Bruckheimer’s Bruckheimer Television used to be.

“We’re certainly working on one [National Treasure] for streaming and we’re working on one for the big screen,” Bruckheimer said.

“Hopefully, they’ll both come together and we’ll bring you another National Treasure, but they’re both very active… The one for Disney+ is a much younger cast. It’s the same concept but a young cast. The one for theatrical would be the same cast.”

As for the series, he adds: “we have a pilot script done and an outline of the future episodes.”

I’m a big fan of the first two movies so i’ll be looking forward to the third instalment and I’ll keep an open mind about the reboot.

What about you all?

Source: Deadline

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Marc is a self-confessed nerd. Ever since seeing Star Wars for the first time around 1979 he’s been an unapologetic fan of the Wars and still believes, with Clone Wars and now Underworld, we are yet to see the best Star Wars. He’s a dad of two who now doesn’t have the time (or money) to collect the amount of toys, comics, movies and books he once did, much to the relief of his long-suffering wife. In the real world he’s a graphic designer. He started Following the Nerd because he was tired of searching a million sites every day for all the best news that he loves and decided to create one place where you can go to get the whole lot. Secretly he longs to be sitting in the cockpit of his YT-1300 Corellian Transport ship with his co-pilot Chewie, roaming the universe, waiting for his next big adventure, but feels just at home watching cartoons with his kids….