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Mattson Tomlin ’12 to Work on Animated Terminator Series

Netflix and Skydance, the company the holds the rights to the Terminator, are teaming up to make the anime series.

Mattson Tomlin ’12 (film) will be show runner and executive producer for an upcoming animated series based on the Terminator franchise with Netflix and Skydance in partnership with Production I.G.

“Anyone who knows my writing knows I believe in taking big swings and going for the heart,” Tomlin says in a statement. “I’m honored that Netflix and Skydance have given me the opportunity to approach Terminator in a way that breaks conventions, subverts expectations and has real guts.”


The Hollywood Reporter also featured a Q+A with Tomlin last summer, How ‘The Batman’ and ‘Project Power’ Scribe Mattson Tomlin Became One of Hollywood’s Busiest Screenwriters.