Mattson Tomlin

Mattson Tomlin is an American screenwriter, producer and director.

Mattson Tomlin
NationalityAmerican
Occupation
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
  • Director
Years active2018–present

CareerEdit

In 2018, Tomlin wrote the script for the Project Power (2020) for Netflix, starring Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Dominique Fishback.[1][2][3] He scripted and produced the film Little Fish (2021), based on a short story by Aja Gabel.[4] He gained attention in 2019 when he was brought onboard to co-write The Batman (2022) with Matt Reeves and Peter Craig. The film is a reboot of the Batman film franchise and stars Robert Pattinson.[5][6] By January 2020, Tomlin was writing the television pilot for an adaption of the comic book series Fear Agent, and a film adaption of the comic book series Memetic for Lionsgate. Both projects will be produced by Seth Rogen's Point Grey Pictures.[7][8] He is also writing a film adaption of the video game character Mega Man for 20th Century Studios.[7][8] In May 2020, Tomlin sold a spec script, titled 2084, to Paramount Pictures.[9] By September 2020, Tomlin wrote the script for Mother/Android, with the intention to direct.[10][11][12]

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Credited as Notes
Writer Producer Director
2020 Project Power Yes No No
2021 Little Fish Yes Yes No Completed; pending release
2022 The Batman Yes No No Co-written with Matt Reeves and Peter Craig; uncredited; filming
TBA Mother/Android Yes No Yes Post-production

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Williams, Trey (September 20, 2018). "Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Jamie Foxx to Co-Star in Untitled Netflix Sci-Fi". TheWrap. Retrieved November 28, 2019.
  2. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (September 20, 2018). "Jamie Foxx & Joseph Gordon-Levitt Join Netflix's Untitled Henry Joost-Ariel Schulman Sci-Fi Feature". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Media Corporation. Retrieved November 30, 2019.
  3. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (September 27, 2018). "Jamie Foxx & Joseph Gordon-Levitt Netflix Sci-Fi Movie Finds Female Lead In 'The Deuce's Dominique Fishback". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Media Corporation. Retrieved November 30, 2019.
  4. ^ Kit, Borys (March 6, 2019). "Olivia Cooke, Jack O'Connell to Star in High-Concept Sci-Fi Love Story 'Little Fish' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Valence Media. Retrieved November 28, 2019.
  5. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (October 14, 2019). "'The Batman' Finds Its Selina Kyle In Zoë Kravitz". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Media Corporation. Retrieved November 28, 2019.
  6. ^ Grater, Tom (January 28, 2020). "Robert Pattinson's 'The Batman' Starts London Shoot". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Media Corporation. Retrieved February 11, 2020.
  7. ^ a b Kit, Borys (January 22, 2020). "Seth Rogen, David F. Sandberg Tackling Rick Remender's 'Fear Agent' for Amazon (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Valence Media. Retrieved January 22, 2020.
  8. ^ a b Fleming Jr., Mike (January 28, 2020). "Lionsgate Buying Graphic Horror Novel 'Memetic' For 'The Batman' Co-Writer Mattson Tomlin To Script; Point Grey & Boom! Studios Producing". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Media Corporation. Retrieved February 11, 2020.
  9. ^ Gonzalez, Umberto (May 5, 2020). "'The Batman' Co-Writer Sells Sci-Fi Spec Script '2084' to Paramount". TheWrap. Retrieved May 5, 2020.
  10. ^ "Mattson Tomlin, Chloe Grace Moretz Team for Sci-Fi Tale 'Mother/ Android' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. September 3, 2020. Retrieved October 14, 2020.
  11. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (September 21, 2020). "'Euphoria's Algee Smith To Co-Star Opposite Chloe Grace Moretz In 'Mother/Android' Sci-Fi At Miramax". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 14, 2020.
  12. ^ "Raúl Castillo Joins Chloe Grace Moretz and Algee Smith for Cast of Miramax's Mother/Android". PR Newswire. September 25, 2020. Retrieved October 14, 2020.

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