‘Farscape': Hit Sci-Fi TV Series Becoming Epic Movie

Mon, April 21, 2014 2:10pm EDT by 7 Comments
Farscape Movie
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SyFy channel fans can jump for joy because the hit TV show ‘Farscape’ is finally being made into a full length movie. The release date has not been set yet but fans of the series are still champing at the bit to find out if the TV show cast will reprise their roles in the upcoming film.

Farscape, the colorful science fiction TV series on the SyFy channel is finally being made into an epic full length movie. Rockne O’Bannon, creator and showrunner of the original series, has confirmed that the movie is, in fact, happening.

‘Farscape': Hit Sci-Fi TV Series Becoming Epic Movie

The movie was confirmed via a post released by TV.com.

“Just a little bit of, maybe interesting, information to report. Texting me from WonderCon, a very good friend of mine (@PaulBurrows) just left the Showrunners Panel at the Con. A panel member, non other than Rockne O’Bannon, the co-creator of Warehouse 13, Defiance, and Revolution… who was also Farscape creator and showrunner – has indeed CONFIRMED a Farscape movie is happening.”

SpoilerTV.com dug a little deeper for information on the making of the film and received a few more bits of info from Rockne.

“Yeah, yeah it’s the worst kept secret…We’re far from production, but yeah, the first step is Justin [Monjo] working on a script for us. We’ll keep our fingers crossed.”

‘Farscape': SyFy TV Series Set To Be Made Into Full Length Film

Farscape was originally started back in March of 1999 and it’s last episode aired on March 21, 2003. What made the show so memorable were the many puppet characters and costumes provided by none other than Jim Henson Productions.

HollyWoodLifers, are you excited to see Farscape made into a full length feature film? Tell us what’s on your mind.

– Bryant Perkins

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