G.I.Joe & Transformers Return To Television In 2010?!?
Reported by Jay Cochran - 2009.10.19
Hasbro’s CEO Brian Goldner today during a company earnings conference call made hint to the possibility that G.I. Joe, Transformers and My Little Pony could be returning to television in 2010. Goldner stated that they planned to have television support for these three properties along with Star Wars: The Clone Wars and a number of Marvel related projects, and that they plan to reveal more details about these projects at their Hasbro Investor Day event which will be held on November 5, 2009 at their headquarters in Rhode Island.
Goldner also confirmed that Transformers 3 had been giving a go by Paramount with a July 1, 2011 release date and that they were also moving forward with a squeal for G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra.
Goldner also stated during the Q&A portion of the call when asked about the statues of the long rumored Star Wars live-action television series from Lucas Entertainment, that to the best of his knowledge development was still ongoing and the show should come sometime in the future. When asked if Hasbro was working with Lucas to bring any Star Wars related programming to their new television network with Discovery Communication, he stated not at this time.