WHAT'S HOT?

Sequel to 'Lemony Snicket', a Possibility

May 27, 2009 04:21:30 GMT

'It may take a wildly different form but I think it will probably happen,' director Brad Silberling responds when asked about the making of 'Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events' sequel.


Sequel to 'Lemony Snicket', a Possibility
See larger image

Five years after "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" hit the big screen, words on potential sequel are rushing in. Asked by CineFOOLS at the premiere of "Land of the Lost" whether or not a sequel is looming, director Brad Silberling seemed optimistic that a follow-up movie is likely to be happening.

"It was a co-production between Paramount and Dreamworks and there were studio politics and I actually think it's going to see the light of day," the filmmaker gushed. "[Name removed for privacy reasons] and I, he's the writer of...is very friendly with Mr. Snicket I should say, we stay in constant touch about it, because I would love nothing more than to do that and we've been hoping to, so I think there will be a chance it may take a wildly different form but I think it will probably happen."

The first movie, "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events", is a loose adaptation of the first three books in the series. Released on December 17, 2004, it earned $30.06 million in its opening weekend and went on to collect more than $200 million worldwide. It features Jim Carrey as the villainous Count Olaf with Emily Browning, Liam Aiken as well as twins Kara and Shelby Hoffman as the three Baudelaire children.

© AceShowbiz.com




Post Your Comments

posted by fjhdjh on Oct 20, 2009
well. they should definatly make another movie. the first was terrible, but it's their last chance to answer all the un-solved questions from the books, its just so they get more money, its the same with avatar.
posted by Ace on Jun 15, 2009
I don't care if they make the characters, but use the same actors!(apart from Sunny) If Disney can get a 32 year old to play a 17 year old, then they can use the same people with this v_v
posted by hopeful for this mov on Jun 11, 2009
PLEASE let them make a sequel! i loved the first movie, and would love nothing more to see a sequel soon with same actors. DONT DO ANIMATION, it will ruin it for many people! sorry, i just loved this movie/books and am hopeful that this movie will see the light of day soon!
posted by Seanie on May 28, 2009
Can't wait!!! But will they have the same actors playing the characters?
posted by Uve on May 27, 2009
I've been waiting for this a lot of time...

Screen Name
Please Enter   
Comment
 
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter