RUMOUR: ‘Flashpoint’ film gets a script

The Flash / Flashpoint

Time for a bit of breaking news from the DCEU. Variety reporter Justin Kroll has taken to twitter to drop the news that the script for The Flash / Flashpoint has been turned in to Warner Bros. In the same tweet Kroll mentions that Phil Lord and Chris Miller are no longer in the running to direct.

DCEU fans will remember that The Flash has been through several scripts and directors over the course of its development. Most recently Lord & Miller were back in the frame to direct alongside Hollywood legend Robert Zemeckis. Kroll confirms that Zemeckis is still in the running although notes that Warner Bros. will continue to meet with other directors.

Most notably the original announcement of The Flash was superseded at this years San Diego Comic Con with the news that DC Films were working on a live action adaption of the Flashpoint storyline. More on this story as it develops…

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Neil is the GYCO Editorial Chief. He has a BA in Film & Tv and an MA in Scriptwriting; he currently works 9-5 as an office manager and 5-9 as a reviewer/web designer. He has been subscribing to comics for around nine years but has been reading them as long as he can remember.

Favourite comics: Batman; Nightwing, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and All New X-Men

Favourite films: Batman (any apart from & Robin); Star Trek Generations, Underworld, Beetlejuice

Favourite TV shows: Fringe; Buffy, Arrow, TBBT, Being Human UK and Star Trek TNG