Sam Raimi Says Universal Is Talking About A Darkman Sequel

After nearly a decade without it, we finally have a new Sam Raimi movie in theaters. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness marks Raimi’s return to the superhero genre, which didn’t begin with Spider Manbut with dark man. We could actually see Darkman return as Sam Raimi told The Wrap that Universal Pictures has been talking about a Darkman legacy sequel.

Yes. Universal is talking about a sequel to Darkman. There is a producer attached. I haven’t heard the story yet or been in it I’ve been so busy with [Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness]. But I think it’s cool.

Sam Raimi had long wanted to direct a comic book movie and decided to create his own hero after unsuccessfully trying to acquire the rights to Batman and The shadow. dark man starred Liam Neeson as Peyton Westlake, a brilliant scientist developing synthetic skin who was brutally attacked, disfigured, and left for dead by mobsters. He survived, but the treatment left him with superhuman abilities and a side of mental instability. Sam Raimi unsure if Liam Neeson would be willing to return for a dark man sequel, but he’d like to see it again if that’s the case. ” I don’t know if he would said Raimi. “But it would be amazing.

Nothing has been officially confirmed on a possible dark man sequel, but if it goes ahead, it’s possible that Liam Neeson is indeed interested. The actor was asked last month if he would be interested in returning to Darkman, and he said, ” It’s a good question. I would be very interested in reading the script. Very. » The original dark man The film spawned two sequels which saw Arnold Vosloo star as Liam Neeson. There was also a pilot for a dark man Television series that was not picked up. Would you be interested in a good dark man sequel if Sam Raimi and Liam Neeson were involved?

You can check out a review of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness of our own Chris Bumbray here.

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