There's more tricking in from the Entertainment Weekly interview with the director of the Transformers Age of Extinction move, Michael Bay. He's gives up some solid details on the Lockdown character who's got a face for a gun. Bay reveals he's a robot in the middle who's not on either side, he's just out to capture another "one person, one alien" to complete his mission and leave. Read the full quote from Bay on the Lockdown character.
Thanks to the Transformers Live Action Movie BLOG (TFLAMB) who have posted news of a recent interview from Entertainment Weekly with Transformers Age of Extinction director Michael Bay and actors Mark Wahlberg and Jack Reynor. While they don't use the word "reboot," it was made pretty clear that the initial trilogy of films is now in the past and we're going into "a new Transformers" as described by the Director. Who goes on to say "It's always good to freshen it up and change the story."
Thanks to TheArnoldFans BLOG we have some comment from Titus Welliver who plays a Navy seal / thug by the name of Savoy. The actor was in attendence as the recent premier of Arnold Schwarzenegger's movie "Sabotage." Titus gives us some insights on the role he plays in the movie. He describes himself as "the shark" who's job it is to remove all the Transformers from the planet. He also gives us some insights on where he draws his expertise on the Transformers property.
Thanks to YouTuber Gig Patta who posted more interviews from CinemaCon 2014 with the Transformers Age of Extinction stars Mark Wahlberg, Jack Raynor and Nicola Peltz, Get some new comments from Wahlberg about this being a "Stand Alone" movie and signing with Paramount to do more Transformers movies. Jack Raynor also gives us some interesting insights that hint at how the Age of Extinction Transformers may have changed.
Collider have posted two new video interviews with Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor from Transformers 4 The Age Of Extinction. The stars were out for CinemaCon in Las Vegas this week talking up the new movie. Watch the first clip with Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor followed by the second clip with Mark Wahlberg who talk about working on a big summer movie and Michaeal Bay's direction for more.
Variety magazine caught up with Transformers 4 Age of Extinction star Mark Wahlberg at CinemaCon who has given us a few comments on the movie. He was hot on the hype with this film saying it would be the biggest movie of the year. He's also reviving the idea that this IS indeed a reboot saying the movie is the "most iconic" of the movies and that it "stands alone" from the others. We don't know why Bay and others refuse to call this a reboot, but its getting harder to see it as part of the franchise linage.
Tformers had a chance to talk with Noel Lee of Calibre Toys who are rolliing out new Transformers products including their Transformers Optimus Prime and Bumblebee 30th Anniversary Metallic Color Resin Statues, as well as the "Transformers: Age of Extinction" Optimus Prime and Bumblebee coin banks, mini-figures, sticker play-sets and much more. Get the scoop on Calibre Toys in the Q&A below:
Thanks to the official Transformers Rescue Bot facebook page who have posted an interview between Heatwave and Boulder who take questions from the fans for script writer Nicole Dubuc. Get the scoop on what is happening behind the scenes for season two. Read the full interview with Nicole Dubuc below for the full details now.
While we have seen the first teaser trailer for the Transformers 4 Age of Extinction movie, we are still learning about who in this movie. Thanks to the Movie Hole blog, we have an interview with actress Melanie Specht who will be playing the senior executive to Joshua, played by Stanley Tucci, in the movie. We have also seen her in movies such as Loveless in Los Angeles (2007) and Something Sweet (2004). She shares some of her insights on working on a big production movie and learning from a director like Michael Bay.
Its a New Year, the weather is ever so slowly starting to change, and Transformers fans are getting their plans in place for convention season! Before the hectic planning of convention season is upon us, I was lucky enough to steal some time from Pete Sinclair of the Transformers Collectors Club to ask him some questions about the TCC, the Subscription Service, and BotCon as well. Read the Full Interview Here
Thanks to Tformers forums member jON3.0 who has posted an interview with Transformers voice actor Prime Rick Sellers who plays the voice of Optimus Prime in the Transformers Rescue Bots cartoon as well as many products Hasbro makes. Watch the interview where he shares his insights on working with Transformers property and more.
By now, the Industrial Light and Magic (ILM) animation studios are synonymous with the Transformers movies directed by Michael Bay. If you have ever wondered what it is like to work behind the scenes at ILM, a new article by the Philippine Daily Inquirer shares the insights of Gem Ronn Cadiz, a young Filipino animator at Lucasfilm Singapore who shares how he came to work on the Transformers Dark of the Moon and the current production Transformers 4 Age of Extinction. Read his insights on training and what it takes to animate the big bots.
The Mary Sue blog have posted an interview with IDW's comic writer Mairghread Scott about her work on the Transformers comics and the development of the fan-built Windblade character. Learn some of the details about Windblade how was developed for the comic series, her role in the story and some of the ideas around female Transformers.
Jeff Kline has been making the rounds promoting this new comic book called Indestructible, that will be released by Darby Pop Publishing. In an recent interview with Current Publishing, he mentions that he's still working with Hasbro and that new Transformers cartoon we keep hearing about is now in full production. The series is said to be some kind of Transformers: Prime crossover with a younger audience in mind. Considering how dark the Prime series was, there is a lot of room to move. We have to see what that really means.
ComicsAlliance offers the lastest edition of "Hire This Woman." Their recurring feature designed to help highlight that women are working on comics too. This week, theyre talking to comics and animation writer Mairghread Scott, who is best known for her work on the Transformers property both at Hasbro and at IDW Publishing, where she became the first woman to write an official Transformers comic. Read the full story now at comicsalliance.com
With the released of the Transformers Armada on DVD coming soon, Madman Entertainment sat down for a chat with legendary voice actor Garry Chalk, the man behind the voice of the unforgettable hero Optimus Prime and Optimus Primal in various Transformers cartoons. Watch the video below to see the interview now.
The Transformers: Age of Extinction producer Lorenzo Di Bonaventura told Hollywood News that the fourth movie is definitely not a reboot. Explaining that this movie is more like the elements of the original story line have gone a different direction. Citing the common scenes from the third movie being used in the fourth and other aspects as examples of how this is not a reboot. Read on on for is full comments on Transformers: Age of Extinction below.
Entertainment site JoBlo has posted an interview with Steve Jablonsky who is been at the helm scoring all of the Transformers movies today. Nothing has changed as we will be seeing him back in action on Transformers 4: Age of Extinction. Get the insider scoop on what it is like to work on the Transformers movies and some of the details on the composers' approach to scoring music for Michael Bay's movies.