12 Monkeys

Syfy’s ‘12 Monkeys’ Officially Renewed to Turn Time in Season 3

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 29, 2016 @ 5:02 PM
The second season of Syfy’s 12 Monkeys has inverted both time and space enough that we can’t imagine where things might go in Season 3, but we won’t have to! Syfy has officially granted a Season 3 renewal to the fan-favorite time-travel adaptation keeping the Army of the 12 Monkeys alive in every possible sense.

Syfy Sets 2016 Bows for ‘12 Monkeys’ Season 2, TWD Boss’ ‘Hunters’

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 14, 2016 @ 10:09 PM
The Syfy programming slate has grown more and more ambitious of late, and 2016 is looking strong with some favorites, old and new. Not only has the network set a second season debut for its breakout 12 Monkeys adaptation, but so too do we know when Walking Dead producer Gale Ann Hurd will unleash a Hunters adaptation.

Syfy’s ‘12 Monkeys’ Coughs Up Nine-Minute Sneak Peek

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 5, 2015 @ 10:43 AM
The Army of the ‘12 Monkeys’ will be born anew on Syfy in a matter of weeks, and whether or not you count yourself a fan of the movie-TV reboot trend, we’re hard-pressed to argue with promising early results. Check out Syfy’s new take on the Terry Gilliam-Bruce Willis classic with the first nine minutes of the new ‘12 Monkeys’ TV series!

Syfy's '12 Monkeys' Trailer: "Remember, Mr. Cole, Everyone You See Is Already Dead!"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 16, 2014 @ 3:23 PM
We were admittedly skeptical when Syfy announced it would adapt yet another past sci-fi property for the TV treatment with Terry Gilliam's classic '12 Monkeys,' but the new series trailer has our excitement spreading like a virus. See for yourself as Bruce Willis and Brad Pitt are pushed aside for a more serious time-travel take in Syfy's '12 Monkeys' TV series!

Syfy's '12 Monkeys' TV Series casts 'X-Men' Star in Bruce Willis Role

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 4, 2013 @ 12:17 PM
Universal / The CW
We were more excited than annoyed when Syfy announced its intent to reboot classic Terry Gilliam-Bruce Willis timebender '12 Monkeys' as a TV series, even moreso now that casting has begun. 'Nikita' and 'X-Men' franchise star Aaron Stanford will take the role once played by Bruce Willis in the big-screen adaptation, while another will fill Madeline Stowe's role, and producers have been chosen as well.

To Be Continued: 18 Movie Franchises Finding New Life on TV

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 19, 2013 @ 1:00 PM
Lionsgate/Dimension Films/Warner Bros.
Recently it seems as if TV reboots of famous and iconic films has reached a fever pitch, with ‘American Psycho’ and even ‘Man on Fire’ targeted for TV treatment on the bankability of their franchise names alone. We’ve written at length about TV adaptations as the hot new way to reboot movie franchises

You Can See That Again: How TV Shows Become the Hot New Way to Reboot Movie Franchises

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 12, 2013 @ 10:00 AM
We’ve all heard the casual moans of fan communities that Hollywood never comes up with anything original anymore, settling into the familiar patterns of sequels, remakes, and adaptations of familiar properties to cash in on brand recognition. And while remakes have become subtly accepted as a chance for a new take on dormant properties, the recent ‘RoboCoptrailer reminded us just how much passions can strain in the dissection of beloved classics.

Syfy's '12 Monkeys' TV Series Officially Ordered to Pilot

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 26, 2013 @ 12:06 PM
A few weeks ago we heard the surprising possibility that Terry Gilliam-Bruce Willis-Brad Pitt sci-fi classic '12 Monkeys' had been eyed for a potential TV series adaptation on Syfy, and it seems that reality has officially come to pass. Syfy has officially greenlit a pilot for the '12 Monkeys' TV series, said to follow the 'Battlestar Galactica' model of development, but will the series follow the same plot as the movie?

Syfy Greenlights 'Legion' TV Series 'Dominion'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 25, 2013 @ 11:00 PM
Screen Gems
The other day we heard that Syfy had inched closer to adapting Terry GIlliam-Bruce Willis classic '12 Monkeys' into a TV series, and while that project remains in play, the cable network has given an official pilot order to another recognizable genre adaptation. 2010 supernatural actioner 'Legion' will find new life on Syfy as 'Dominion,' but what will change from silver to small screen?