Fourth TRANSFORMERS Film in Discussion with Hasbro, Michael Bay & Steven Spielberg
Published: October 17, 2011 - 9:18am
After Transformers: Dark of the Moon earned over $1.1 billion at the worldwide box office, an inevitable sequel was bound to happen and now Hasbro confirms that they are in talks with Steven Spielberg and Michael Bay.
During a third quarter business conference call, Hasbro President and CEO Brian Goldner confirmed that the toy company was in "active discussions" with Paramount Pictures, director Michael Bay and executive producer Steven Spielberg. Goldner revealed that a fourth Transformers film is in the works, although it's not known if Bay will return to direct since he has revealed that Dark of the Moon would be his last run with the franchise. Goldner said to stay tuned for an announcement next quarter for more Transformers news.
The Hasbro president also revealed that he's excited to bring other brands to the big screen saying, "We continue to actively develop a number of additional Hasbro films with great partners and writers, including Micronauts, Ouija, Candyland, Risk, Stretch Armstrong, Clue and Monopoly."