We can read on the 2000 AD web site
that a new Judge Dredd
movie is in development and will go into production in 2009.
Judge Joe Dredd
Rebellion and 2000 AD are proud to announce that Judge Dredd is coming to a cinema near you soon!
Together with DNA Films, the movie production company behind such great sci-fi movies such as Sunshine and 28 Weeks Later, Judge Dredd will go into production in 2009.
is a comic character created by writer John Wagner
and artist Carlos Ezquerra
is a law enforcement officer in a violent city of the future where uniformed Judges combine the powers of police, judge, jury and executioner. Dredd
and his fellow Judges are empowered to arrest, sentence and even execute criminals on the spot. Judge Dredd
had previously been brought to the big screen in 1995 by director Danny Cannon
, and was portrayed by Sylvester Stallone