'Spider-Man' Star Tobey Maguire to Tackle 'Afterburn'


Tobey Maguire


The co-star of Kristen Dunst in 'Spider-Man' series has been reported to be attached to a comic book adaptation project called 'Afterburn' as the film's co-producer.

The actor who portrayed Peter Parker as well as Spider-Man in the "Spider-Man" series Tobey Maguire has been reported to be tackling another comic book adaptation project, but this time he will take a role behind the camera. According to Variety, the 32-year-old actor has been attached as a producer to "Afterburn".

Allegedly, the star of "The Cider House Rules" will co-produce the sci-fi adventure film through his Maguire Entertainment shingle. Hollywood Reporter further claimed that in producing the movie, Maguire will team up with Neal Moritz of Original Films production house. The movie news site also reported that scribblers for the adaptation have yet being listed.

Based on Red 5 Comics written by Paul Ens and Scott Chitwood, "Afterburn" follows the story of a band of treasure hunters as they faced rival hunters, mutants and pirates to obtain valuable artifacts, including the Mona Lisa, the Rosetta Stone and the Crown Jewels. The story is set a year following the destruction of Eastern Hemisphere by a massive solar flare.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Charlie Sheen Opens Up About His Wild Night With Lindsay Lohan: 'She Literally Tucked Me In'
  2. Angelina Jolie Demands Brad Pitt to Keep the Kids Away From Jennifer Aniston
  3. Ryan Gosling May Dump Eva Mendes as Reports of Her Past Affair Emerge
  4. Zac Efron Left Paris Jackson Heartbroken Nearly a Decade Ago
  5. Tyrese Gibson Slams Haters Over Mixed-Race Marriage, Defends New Bride
  6. Chris Brown Wants to Go to Therapy to Make Things Truly Work With Rihanna
  7. Report: Drake Dating Legendary Singer Sade Adu
  8. Ending Their Feud? Russell Wilson and Ciara's Ex Future Having a 'Grown Man Talk'
  9. Blonde Kylie Jenner Gets Flirty in Sneak Peak of Flaunt Photoshoot
  10. Brad Pitt Who? Kate Hudson Caught Making Out With This Bearded Musician on Romantic Date

CELEBS PHOTO