Last month, it seemed that Paramount's adaptation of World War Z was mired in financial issues as the studio searched for a partner to co-finance the zombie movie's $125 million budget.
A week later, it was reported that producer David Ellison could help pick up the movie's huge tab through his Skydance Productions, which has helped produce movies like last year's True Grit and the upcoming Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol. The movie's budget, big even by Hollywood's standards, is easily the biggest ever for a zombie movie.
With World War Z potentially out of financial danger, a June start for was rumored, but seemed overly optimistic considering the movie's slow start; it might not be. shooting could begin soon? >> Posted 04.13.11 by Ryan