Zack Snyder is working with Netflix on a space epic inspired by Star Wars

Justice League director Zack Snyder is making a brand-new sci-fi experience motion picture for Netflix called Rebel Moon, according to a special story from The Hollywood Press reporter.

According to Snyder, this concept initially began life as a Star Wars pitch, however didn’t move into anything more severe after Disney obtained Lucasfilm in 2012. However it appears that the initial motivation is still a fundamental part of the job.

Snyder informed THR that Rebel Moon originates from his love of Star Wars, in addition to Japanese director Akira Kurosawa, whose films worked as crucial motivations for George Lucas when he was very first producing Star Wars.

Rebel Moon will be co-written by Snyder, his Army of the Dead co-writer Shay Hatten (John Wick 3: Parabellum), and 300 co-writer Kurt Johnstad (Atomic Blonde). Snyder will likewise direct the motion picture for Netflix.

The impressive area dream motion picture will be the 2nd significant feature-film partnership in between Netflix and Snyder in the last numerous years, after this year’s Army of the Dead and its numerous scheduled spinoffs. On the other hand, Snyder is likewise establishing an animated program for the streaming platform, based upon Norse folklore. Snyder states he hopes Rebel Moon will have franchise and IP capacity at the streaming service too, much like Army of the Dead.

Rebel Moon is set to start production early next year, however doesn’t have a main release date yet.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.