Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Big 2015 Movie Preview
The 50 Best Films Of 2014
Review Of The Year 2014
Subscribe To Empire!
Get 12 issues from just £25
Must-Have Movie Collectibles
Bid on some classic memorabilia
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
TODAY
Terminator Genisys Super Bowl Spot Online
Watch out for back-flipping buses...
Ted 2 Trailer Slides Online
Can Ted prove he's a person?
Podcast 146: Alex Garland, Paul Thomas Anderson
It's a kind of magic...
Exclusive: First Still From The 9th Life Of Louis Drax
Jamie Dornan is a man on wires
Teaser Trailer For Spooks: The Greater Good
Harry's spy game?
Matthew McConaughey Is Born To Run
And he's also struck Gold
Paul Bettany Says Marvel Has Plans For The Vision
Multi-film deal ahoy!
Geoffrey Rush Considers Himself Lionel Bart
Playing the composer in Vadim Jean's biopic
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
19 November 2014
Chris Pratt Is A Cowboy Ninja Viking
In Universal's comic action movie
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
World War Z (2013)
Empire Star Rating
Machine Gun Preacher (2011)
Empire Star Rating
Quantum of Solace (2008)
Empire Star Rating
The Kite Runner (2007)
Empire Star Rating
Stranger Than Fiction (2006)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Marc Forster Could Be Imagining Nathan
For Disney's new drama

28 September 2012  |  Written by James White  |  Source: The Wrap

submit to reddit

Marc Forster

Though he’s busy wrangling what, by all accounts has become a bit of a nightmare on World War Z, director Marc Forster is still thinking of staying in the shot-calling game. He’s apparently close to a deal to make Imagining Nathan for Disney.

The movie sees a six year-old lad retreating into a fantasy world to escape the pain of his parents’ death. Thirty years later and he’s still there, diagnosed with a medical condition that has him tapped within his cartoon-style existence. But his sister decides to step in and try to get him out of it.

While Forster is still locked in battle with the zombie apocalypse thriller, he’s been scouting around for other work too, and is attached to several developing projects including Cowboy Ninja Viking, The Runner and Passengers.

Nathan sounds like something he could bring to life successfully, particularly after chronicling someone who used their imagination a lot – albeit in a slightly more positive way – in Finding Neverland.


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

New Character Hobbit Scroll Poster
Putting names to faces, Tolkien-style
Arrested Development S4 Extended?
Update: More episodes will be shot!


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Colin Firth And Taron Egerton Talk Kingsman: The Secret Service
Plus Samuel L. Jackson on bad-guy duties

A Brief History Of The Ring
Everything you need to know about the J-horror reboot

The X-Men TV Series: 10 Possible Plotlines
Mutants on a budget? We suggest some ideas for Fox’s new franchise extension

10 Kid-Friendly Marvel Comics That Could Be The Next Big Hero 6
Walt Disney Animation Studios have a lot to play with elsewhere in the Marvelverse

20 Sitcom Spin-Offs That Were Doomed To Fail
From Joey to Ally and back again…

Five Impressive Oscar Isaac Roles You Didn't Realise Were Oscar Isaac
Welcome to Oscar season...

12 Hitchcock Remakes Ranked From Best To Worst
Lifeboat in space, anyone?

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)