The J. Michael Straczynski Message Archive


JMSNews provides an archive of messages posted
by J. Michael Straczynski (JMS).

  Home      Community Forums      Contest      Links      FAQ      About JMS     

RSS Feed  

 Search all Messages

   Sort by: 

This field searches the text of all messages in the archive.

    From: STRACZYNSKI [Joe]
 Subject: Okay, I just read the pertinent...
      To: GENIE  
    Date: 1/21/1992 5:43:00 PM  

  << Newer  : List :  Older >>

No Thread 

Okay, I just read the pertinent notes on 21/21 regarding the new TNG
spinoff, and the "Jell-O Man," clearly (as indicated in the prior messages
there) a morph/shapechanger.

Guess what?

As I mentioned in 21/21, there was also a shapechanger on the B5 station
in the screenplay that Paramount has had now for some time.

What *I* like is the fact that in the current version of the script, I'm
omitting the shapechanger because that technology is, in my view, overexposed
right now. By the time it hits the air, morphing will be so common that it's
old hat. (It WASN'T old hat when I wrote the original screenplay several
years back. That was the goal with the current make the script
as far in advance NOW as it was when I first wrote it.)

And the coincidences just keep on coming....


Site © 2015 Midnight Design Productions  -  Message content © 2015 by Synthetic Worlds  -  Privacy Statement