“I’m told it’s a big reboot, a total re-jig.”
BREAKING: Spielberg to produce TV show based on Halo video game.
From The Verge: “Microsoft has just announced a new expansion of the Halo universe — a live-action TV series will be coming to Xbox Live, and Steven Spielberg will be involved in an as-yet undefined role. “Halo has always been more than a game,” said Bonnie Ross from 343 Industries when she announced the show. “The Halo universe is an amazing opportunity to be at that intersection where technology and myth-making meet to produce something truly groundbreaking,” Spielberg said on a pre-recorded video. There’s no word yet on when this show will debut, or where we’ll be able to watch it beyond Xbox Live.”
The official Xbox Twitter feed has posted the following message, which suggests Spielberg will be directing at least part of the series: