August 18, 2006 05:13:41 GMT
Production on "I Am Legend" is scheduled to start on September 23, 2006 to then wrap up on March 31, 2007.
As crew and cast of "I Am Legend" have been assembled neatly, Warner Bros. Pictures now really can bring the project to the next step. The company has revealed to Production Weekly that filming on the movie will make its start on September 23 this year to run for more than six months up to March 31, 2007 in New York with an aim to release it on November 21, 2007.
Shelved for quite a long time before being dusted off by Warner with Francis Lawrence at helm, pic features Will Smith in the lead role and "Cinderella Man" writer Akiva Goldsman on script. Goldsman himself is also producing alongside David Heyman, Neal Moritz, and Erwin Stoff.
Based on Richard Mateson's book of the same title, "I Am Legend" tells about the last living man on Earth who involves in a battle of survival against other humans who have turned into vampires. In the daylight, he stalks the sleeping undead while at night trying to elude their attack.