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V4D3R
11-06-2010, 04:53 PM
Old news but I dont see it mentioned here and i was just studying this pharaoh.
This shit is going to be EPIC


Sun Media talked to screenwriter Chris Hauty (Never Back Down), who is polishing a script by Carl Franklin (Devil in a Blue Dress) called The Last Pharaoh, which is at Will Smith's Overbrook Entertaiment production company.

The film centers on Taharqa, who was king of Egypt (from 690 BC to 664 BC) and a member of the Nubian or 25th dynasty of Egypt. He was the son of Piye, the Nubian king of Napata who had first conquered Egypt, and the younger brother and successor of Shebitku. The story is about Ethiopians battling Assyrians for the throne of Amun-Ra.

"It's an open writing assignment from Will's company. It's something he's taken a big interest in," Hauty said.

The actual "last Pharaoh" was Cleopatra VII, of course.

Read more: Will Smith, The Last Pharaoh? - ComingSoon.net http://www.comingsoon.net/news/movienews.php?id=43259#ixzz14XtYklMK

V4D3R
11-06-2010, 04:55 PM
And nawl at that last quote that Cleopatra VII was the last pharaoh - thats a KTL debate.

Dokuro
11-06-2010, 05:15 PM
nice finally doing something other then Greek shit i got sick of all those remakes

maybe this will lead the way for a

Hanuman -- great fucking character
Cu Chulainn -- epic three parter i mean EPIC
Susanoo -- kinda a anti climatic he gets Orochi drunk then kills him
Boudicca -- woman empowerment and revenge action

movie

Uncle Steezo
11-06-2010, 08:49 PM
i hope it makes it to the screen

100pr00f
11-06-2010, 08:58 PM
could be cool....