, the Disney Channel movie that essentially documented every fangirl's dream of meeting a superstar by chance and having them fall in love with you?Well, life definitely imitated art, because Danielle Campbell, who played the regular-girl main character Jessica, is now dating the ultimate boy band superstar Louis Tomlinson.
“The Man From Earth” made its debut at the 2007 Comic-Con, then hit the festival circuit before being released by Starz/Anchor Bay Entertainment.
“People have been asking for this since the first movie became a viral phenomenon,” Schenkman said.
“Over the years, I’ve spent time developing this property with the ultimate goal of creating a long-form series.
I’ve had a lot of help from a number of really talented people, and stunning support from fans all over the world.
The storyline for the sequel is being kept under wraps until the film’s release in 2017.
The 2007 original, penned by sci-fi writer/author Jerome Bixby, centered on a college professor who’s actually a centuries-old caveman.Richard Schenkman is returning to direct with shooting starting next week in Southern California.The original script was the last work from Bixby, best known for his 1953 story “It’s a Good Life,” which was the basis for a 1961 episode of “The Twilight Zone” and was included in “Twilight Zone: The Movie.” He also wrote four episodes for the “Star Trek” series and co-wrote the story upon which the movie “Fantastic Voyage” was based.It’s been a long road, but now that we’re about to start shooting, I could not be more excited.” Schenkman and Eric D. Schenkman is directing from a script he co-wrote with Jerome Bixby’s son, Emerson Bixby, who also serves as executive producer through his Falling Sky Entertainment Banner.“The Man From Earth: Holocene” is based on a story by Schenkman and Wilkinson.Schenkman’s credits include “A Diva’s Christmas Carol,” starring Williams, and “The Pompatus of Love,” starring Jon Cryer and Kristin Scott Thomas.