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David Fincher’s Current HBO Projects Are Dead!

David Fincher’s Current HBO Projects Are Dead!

HBOWatch was all over the news when we learned David Fincher was bringing content to HBO. At one time he had three projects going and now he has ZERO. It has been officially announced that UTOPIA and VIDEO SYNCHRONICITY are not going forward and any news of SHAKEDOWN has been quiet for a while so we suspect that it is dead as well. It seems maybe he was juggling too many projects at once. His semi-autobiographical drama VIDEO SYNCHRONICITY (which started out withthe title LIVING ON VIDEO) or as some sites call it VIDEOSYNCHRAZY had halted production earlier this summer due to major rewrites. Maybe the script wasn’t clear and concise...

David Fincher Planning Three Shows for HBO!

David Fincher Planning Three Shows for HBO!

Many around here have been excited about the notion of David Fincher (pictured right) working with HBO. It started back on 09.09.13 when HBOWatch first posted that Fincher wanted to bring the U. K series UTOPIA to HBO’s audience. Then on 09.09.14 (how about the coincidence) we reported that Fincher was teaming up with famed crime fiction writer James Ellroy(also pictured at lower left) on a potential project. Of the two concepts only additional mention of UTOPIA surfaced again. On 09.20.14 we announced that Fincher would be directing the entire first season of UTOPIA himself if the work was to be picked up. We are still waiting on...

Big Premiere in 2015? David Fincher Directs First Season of UTOPIA

Big Premiere in 2015? David Fincher Directs First Season of UTOPIA

Producer/director David Fincher has just announced that he will be directing the entire first season of an HBO series entitled UTOPIA. It clearly implies that Fincher is behind this project 100% and apparently so is HBO. He wouldn’t be investing the time to micro-manage it if both parties weren’t earnest, don’t you think? So just what is UTOPIA? We reported on it two times previously and we reprint those postings below.   From a Development Slate piece from 09.09.13 – David Fincher’s UTOPIA   HBO continues to get more and more talents looking at making content for the premium channel. Now David Fincher, director...






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