originally announced plans to make a World of Warcraft
live-action movie in 2006
. After eight years of delays, disputes, and false starts, it looks as though someone is finally yelling, "Action!" on one of the most anticipated game-related movies ever to swirl through the rumor mill. Last night, director Duncan Jones tweeted
, "Going to start shooting the movie tomorrow. Crikey! Better find my specs!"
While Jones didn't mention World of Warcraft
specifically, the movie was expected to start shooting
this month with a planned release date of March 11th, 2016. Dominic Cooper, Paula Patton, Clancy Brown, Toby Kebbell, and Travis Fimmell have all been confirmed as stars.