News Macon Blair Attached to Write and Direct ‘The Toxic Avenger’ Reboot for Legendary! Published 9 months ago on March 21, 2019 By Nick Bond Share Tweet Macon Blair has been tapped to write and direct Legendary’s reboot of the cult classic The Toxic Avenger, according to a report today from Variety. The original 1984 Toxic Avenger, directed by Troma’s Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Herz, features the following plot: “The Toxic Avenger is born when meek mop boy Melvin falls into a vat of toxic waste. Now evildoers will have a lot to lose.” Kaufman and Herz of Troma Entertainment will serve as producers with Alex Garcia and Jay Ashenfelter overseeing for Legendary. Related Topics:Lloyd KaufmanMacon BlairMichael HerzThe Toxic AvengerTroma Up Next Metallica’s Kirk Hammett — Guest Curator for Shudder Don't Miss MPAA Grants ‘Pet Sematary’ an R-Rating for Horror Violence and Bloody Images Advertisement You may like Harrison Smith’s “Expendable of Horror” Flick ‘Death House’ Lands on Netflix This April Review: Attack of the Killer Shrews! Certainly Feels Like a Troma Movie Troma’s Own ‘The Toxic Avenger’ Is Next In Line For The Remake Treatment Comments Advertisement Facebook Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD5 hours ago Eureka Entertainment Releasing Joe Begos’s ‘Bliss’ on Limited Edition Blu-Ray in the UK News20 hours ago Dutch Marich’s Ghost Flick ‘Infernum’ Debuts on Digital and DVD Today News21 hours ago [Image] ‘Halloween Kills’ Star Confirms the Film’s Official Logo News22 hours ago Stefanie Scott, Isabelle Fuhrman, Judith Roberts and Rory Culkin Cast in Edoardo Vitaletti’s ‘The Last Thing Mary Saw’ Blu-Ray & DVD2 days ago José Ramón Larraz’s 90s Slasher ‘Deadly Manor’ Comes to UK Blu-Ray from Arrow Video News3 weeks ago Rumour: Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox, and David Arquette Returning for New ‘Scream’ Movie? News4 weeks ago Jamie Lee Curtis Says Fans Will Go “Bonkers” Over Kyle Richards In ‘Halloween Kills’ News3 weeks ago Jamie Lee Curtis Continues to Praise Kyle Richards in ‘Halloween Kills’: “She Gets Down and Dirty” News4 weeks ago Check Out Original ‘Halloween’ Star Sandy Johnson’s Instagram, Dedicated to Michael Myers News6 days ago Robert Longstreet Says ‘Halloween Kills’ is Nasty and Terrifying News2 days ago ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ Trailer Introduces the Classic Ecto 1 to Egon’s Grandkids News1 week ago Todd McFarlane’s ‘Spawn’ Movie Finds New Writer-Director News3 weeks ago Jamie Lee Curtis Continues to Praise Kyle Richards in ‘Halloween Kills’: “She Gets Down and Dirty” News4 weeks ago [Trailer] ‘Phantasm’ Star A. Michael Baldwin Must Face Brutal Killer in ‘PickAxe’ News1 month ago [Video] Uncropped Behind-the-Scenes Look at ‘Halloween Kills’ Trending Editorials4 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News3 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News3 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD3 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News3 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News3 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News3 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News3 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!