There's two alerts for Transfans in the world! First, Click On Detroit notes an opportunity to get close to the production. "Paid extras needed for major motion picture 'Transformers.' The movie is directed by Michael Bay with Steven Spielberg acting as executive producer. Extras 16 years of age & older are needed to work outside for the 2-day scene currently scheduled for the first week of Oct. 2006. If you are interested in possibly working as a paid extra in the film, please send information immediately."
Meanwhile, if you're in Kentucky, Hasbro has a press release that's right up your alley. "Thousands of TRANSFORMERS fans arriving this weekend in Lexington, Kentucky for the official convention of the TRANSFORMERS Collectors Club can meet the 'voice' of OPTIMUS PRIME. trade action figures at more than 200 tables of TRANSFORMERS collectibles, and many will be welcomed by a 40-member college marching band playing the famed TRANSFORMERS theme song."
So when you carch up with Peter Cullen, or get in the movie, all we ask is that you email us any scoops you come across.
The gun-toting creation will go back in front of the lenses this November, north of the border, according to The Vancouver Sun. "Already making two television series and an animated feature film in British Columbia, the fast-growing entertainment company Starz Media will begin shooting a new series in B.C. in November. 'Painkiller Jane,' based on the Event Comics comic book created by Jimmy Palmiotti and Joe Quesada, will set up shop in Vancouver in the first week of November. The series, consisting of 22 one-hour episodes, will be aired in February on the SciFi Network in the U.S."
Comingsoon.net reports that the release date for the action flick has been moved up a week to March 23rd, 2007.
Actress Brenna Lee Roth posted some photos from the Sam Raimi-helmed production on her website, showing her getting her "thwip" on with ol' Web Head himself, plus other set images.
Somebody couldn't wait until tonight. If you can stand the spoilers, you can click here for Mediavillage's early review of tonight's season premiere. Plus, Chloe fans can get an eyeful with this image gallery of promotional photos over at Kryptonsite.
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