Writer, director, raconteur and cannabis enthusiast Kevin Smith always seems to have something on the go. But an Instagram post from this morning suggests that Smith may be taking a big leap into the world of big-budget moviemaking.
So what could that IP (intellectual property for all you non-nerds out there) possibly be? Deadline points out that Smith took to Twitter to shoot down a couple of rumors:
But that still leaves DC’s stable of caped crusaders as a distinct possibility. In recent years, Smith has directed episodes of the TV adaptations of ‘Supergirl’ and ‘The Flash’. And he famously wrote a script for an aborted Superman film back in the 1990s:
We’ll have to wait and see. For now, the comments on the Instagram post are worth reading, as Smith fans are racking their brains - often with their tongues planted firmly in their cheeks - about what he could be cooking up. Other than DC comic characters, suggestions include a long-overdue Buckaroo Banzai sequel, Titanic 2, and a Rainbow Brite movie.
Or perhaps we’ll be getting a Jay and Silent Bob extended cinematic universe? Time will tell.