Super Science Fiction Project Announced – Kickstarter Rules!
Yay! At last we can announce the nature of the Secret Science Fiction
The official title of the project is SPACE COMMAND, and it’s inspired
by great science fiction films, TV shows and books of the 50s
including Space Patrol, Forbidden Planet, The Martian Chronicles and
more. What follows is our first official press release.
To see one of Doug Drexler’s brilliant SPACE COMMAND images and more,
check out our Facebook Page. We launch our Kickstarter campaign May
16th on Coast to Coast. More details soon!
All good thoughts your way,
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Hollywood CA. May 3rd, 2012
ATTENTION SCI-FI FANS: Sci-Fi Legends set to launch fundraising
campaign on Kickstarter.com for new Feature Film Franchise.
SPACE COMMAND will be a series of new and original feature films by
STAR TREK writer Marc Zicree, GALACTICA FX whiz Doug Drexler, director
Neil Johnson and other Sci-Fi luminaries.
Inspired by classic science fiction TV & Film of the 1950s, this dream
team is set to bring to life “Bold Adventures in the Far Reaches of
Beginning May 16th, the filmmakers will bypass the Studios and
Networks, going straight to the fans for funding to greenlight their
Since Kickstarter’s launch in April 2009, more than 20,000 creative
projects have been successfully funded by more than 1.8 Million
Fans who contribute to SPACE COMMAND’s Kickstarter campaign are
eligible to receive exclusive rewards in exchange for individual
pledges ranging from $5 to $10,000. Contributions of $5000 or greater
include rewards of Associate Producer Credit and even an Appearance in
Marc Scott Zicree has written for virtually every major network and
studio, with hundreds of hours of produced credits including Star Trek
– The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, Babylon 5 and Sliders, and
bestsellers including The Twilight Zone Companion and Magic Time
trilogy of novels. He has been nominated for the American Book Award,
Hugo Award, Nebula Award, Humanitas Prize and Diane Thomas A ward, and
won the Saturn A ward, TV Guide A ward, Rondo Award and prestigious
Doug Drexler is an Oscar and Emmy award winner. His credits include
Star Trek — The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, Voyager,
Enterprise, four Star Trek feature films, Battlestar Galactica, and
currently Defiance. He has also won the British Academy Award, a
Saturn Award, a Visual Effects Society Award and is also a Peabody
Neil Johnson’s credits include 8 Sci-Fi films including Alien
Armageddon, Battlespace and Humanity’s End. He has directed over 500
music videos for such bands as U2 and Manowar. Neil’s feature film
debut in 1997 is reputed to be the first digital film ever made.