Sunday, February 20, 2011

David O. Russell on 'Uncharted'

So I was reading a few comments David O. Russell dropped about his new 'Uncharted' adaptation over at Slashfilm. If you're a friend of mine on facebook, then you've heard me get pissed about this before, but today I wrote a good long reply in their forums that I think deserves it's own blogging here.

To kick things off, here's a picture of Nathan Fillion:


As a reminder, David O. Russell has claimed since the beginning of fan protests that he's never heard of Nathan Fillion, the actor the fan community is pushing for the role, and has cast Mark Wahlberg as the lead, with Robert DeNiro and Joe Pesci as his father and uncle, respectively, who, in a far departure from the game, are a family of international jewel thieves.

To get you up to speed, Here's what Russell has to say for himself today (prepare to get mad):