Back in 1997, Guillermo del Toro came up with the science fiction horror movie titled Mimic. Guillermo penned the screenplay and story with Matthew Robbins. The flick took the inspiration from the short story of the identical name by Donald A. Wollheim. It cast stars like Mira Sorvino, Josh Brolin, Jeremy Northam, Giancarlo Giannini, and Alexander Goodwin in the lead roles. After that two sequels of Mimic released.
Now Mimic is coming on the small screens as a reboot TV series is in the works. So fans are also excited about the upcoming series. So we have collected all the information for the reboot series of Mimic, keep reading to know more about it:
Mimic Series Is In The Works At Miramax
So recently Miramax announced that they are rebooting Mimic by developing a TV series. During the announcement of the series, it was revealed that Paul WS Anderson will direct the pilot of it and Orange Is the New Black writer Jim Danger Gray will pen the series and also be the showrunner.
Anderson, Grey and Jeremy Bolt are the executive producers of the series. Anderson and Bolt also collaborated for Resident Evil franchise, Event Horizon, and Death Race, so we can expect that the new series will be great.
Mimic TV series is now in the early stage of development and the officials are working on the script of it. A release date is not revealed during the announcement of the series. But we have to wait for the brand new series of Mimic for a long time. The shooting will also begin late as nowadays the production process on many projects is facing problems due to coronavirus pandemic. As per the sources, Mimic TV series can release around late 2021 or early 2022.
There is no casting details are revealed for the new Mimic series till now. It will be a reboot of 1997 movie Mimic. So the story is centered on the genetically engineered insects who grow and develop the ability to copy their human prey, and the race to prevent them from taking over. We will soon appear with more updates on Mimic series, so stay tuned for it.