Peter Jackson on turning down Aquaman twice: I am not a superhero guy


Lord of the Rings is getting a series treatment at Amazon but Jackson, who is credited for popularising JRR Tolkien’s work in cinema, is not involved with the new adaptation. I don’t really anticipate making another theatrical film for a year or two,” he told Empire. “(Kevin) said, ‘Are you a fan of Aquaman?’ I said, ‘No,’” Jackson said. I read Tintin…

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Jackson, whose last project was the final film in The Hobbit trilogy in 2014, directed a World War I documentary They Shall Not Grow Old and has announced another untitled project about The Beatles, Empire reported. 0
Comment(s) The director said former Warner Bros CEO Kevin Tsujihara contacted him twice to direct Aquaman, which eventually went to James Wan. “Six months later: ‘Peter, are you a fan of ‘Aquaman’?’ I said, ‘No, Kevin, I already told you this.’ I’m not a superhero guy.