David Slade

Bryan Fuller’s ‘American Gods’ Loses ‘Mad Sweeney,’ Director of Photography

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 9, 2016 @ 12:52 PM
20th Century Fox
Bryan Fuller’s Starz adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s American Gods finally got up and running before cameras, but not without a few snags. Not only has Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation baddie Sean Harris exited the role of Mad Sweeney, but so too has a clash in direction put the series behind schedule, and in need of a new director of photography.

‘American Gods’ Starts Production With First Photos, Cloris Leachman and More

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 21, 2016 @ 9:43 AM
It’s taken an eon to finally descend from Olympus, but Starz and Bryan Fuller’s take on Neil Gaiman’s American Gods is finally going before cameras. Starz has announced the official start of production with new cast photos, while stars Cloris Leachman, Peter Stormare and more join the roster.

Bryan Fuller’s ‘American Gods’ Summons ‘Hannibal’ Director David Slade

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 10, 2015 @ 3:02 PM
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We’ll never stop mourning the absence of future Hannibal (at least until that mini-series finally gets greenlit), but some good finally seems to have come of its end. Frequent Hannibal director David Slade will join creator Bryan Fuller on Neil Gaiman Starz adaptation American Gods, both as director and producer.

Sony TV's 'Powers': David Slade to Direct First Two Episodes of PlayStation Series

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 8, 2014 @ 2:35 PM
Image Comics
Brian Michael Bendis' 'Powers' TV series had drifted through TV development hell for years before Sony TV officially greenlit the superhero drama as its first PlayStation original series, and now the first major name has joined. 'Hannibal,' 'Breaking Bad' and feature director David Slade will helm the first two episodes of Sony TV's 'Powers,' scheduled to debut in December 2014.

NBC’s ‘Crossbones’: David Slade Directing the John Malkovich-Led Pirate Drama

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 13, 2013 @ 11:22 AM
It's been a good long while since we've heard anything from NBC's big-budget pirate drama, 'Crossbones,' which cast John Malkovich in a leading role that was originally eyed for 'House' veteran Hugh Laurie. Now, as 'Crossbones' gears up production for a potential midseason debut, 'Twilight' and 'Hannibal' director David Slade has officially boarded the ship to steer as director.

Syfy's 'Helix': David Slade Directing 'Battlestar Galactica' Creator Ron Moore's New Series

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 23, 2013 @ 5:17 PM
We're excited for former 'Battlestar Galactica' head Ron Moore to get back into the Syfy game with the buzzy new horror series 'Helix,' and today the cable network has given us yet another reason. Fresh off his work on NBC's 'Hannibal,' film and TV director David Slade will helm the pilot episode of Syfy's 'Helix,' but just how soon can we expect to see Ron Moore's latest work?

'Fantastic Four' Reboot Gains a Director, 'Daredevil' Reboot Loses One

by Damon Houx July 11, 2012 @ 10:30 PM
20th Century Fox
'The Amazing Spider-Man' has cleared $150 Million domestically and $350 worldwide, which means that studios can feel safe about rebooting their superhero films. And with 'The Avengers' and Spidey kicking box office butt, Fox is looking to move forward on rebooting 'Fantastic Four' and 'Daredevil.'

'Daredevil' is Getting Rebooted Whether You Want it or Not

by Damon Houx April 27, 2012 @ 9:13 PM
20th Century Fox
Previous to becoming their own studio, the way Marvel Comics negotiated their deals was that you had to keep a project going in order to retain the rights to sequels, etc. Which explains why Columbia Pictures has rebooted 'The Amazing Spider-Man' and why Fox is trying to hold on to The Fantastic Four and Daredevil. So now Fox has got David Slade and a writer attached to a 'Daredevil' reboot.

David Slade Will Take 'Hannibal' to Television

by Jacob Hall March 31, 2012 @ 4:53 PM
We knew NBC was bringing the charming, cannibalistic serial killer Hannibal Lecter to television, but now we know who will be sitting in the director's chair for the pilot episode: David Slade, the talented filmmaker who made the small, tense 'Hard Candy,' the bloody vampire flick '30 Days of Night' and pocketed a mighty paycheck for 'The Twilight Sage: Eclipse.'