Deadliest Warrior

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Deadliest Warrior: Payne and McKay to write

  • John D. Payne and Patrick McKay have signed on to write the screenplay of "The Deadliest Warrior" for Paramount Pictures.
    The film will be an adaptation of a Spike TV series that pits past warriors in hypothetical battles.
    Shawn Levy is producing and might direct.


    Thu January 20, 2011 | Source: Variety

Deadliest Warrior: Paramount to develop the bigscreen transfer

  • Paramount Pictures and Shawn Levy's 21 Laps Entertainment are developing a big screen adaptation of Spike TV's series "Deadliest Warrior".

  • The nonfiction episodes pit historical warriors against one another in battle, i.e., Attila the Hun vs. Alexander the Great.

  • Shawn Levy may direct.


    Wed September 15, 2010 | Source: Variety