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Release Date: July 2, 2008

May 18, 2006
Tonight Director-less Again

The revolving door of directors on Will Smith starrer Tonight, He Comes continues. Recent addition Gabriele Muccino has bowed out. He realized that the superhero story wasn't for him, and the parting between he and Smith is amicable. Shooting is still scheduled to begin early next year.
Source: Variety

May 1, 2006
New Director for Tonight

The Will Smith vehicle Tonight, He Comes has a new director. Gabriele Muccino is a successful Italian director, with such hits as The Last Kiss and Remember Me, My Love. He and Smith recently worked together on The Pursuit of Happyness.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter

December 1, 2005
Smith and Mostow official for Tonight

Will Smith and Jonathan Mostow have officially committed to Columbia Pictures' Tonight, He Comes. The movie will have Smith playing a disillusioned superhero who is in the midst of a mid-life crisis. The script was originally written by Vincent Ngo, with a recent re-write from Vince Gilligan.
Source: Variety

March 11, 2005
Columbia gets Will Smith for Tonight

Columbia Pictures is in talks to produce Tonight, He Comes for Will Smith. Jonathan Mostow (Terminator 3) would direct the film, which centers on a superhero who crash-lands in Sheepshead Bay, NY. In order to rediscover himself, he woos a local housewife, causing chaos in the small town. The script was written six years ago by Vincent Ngo and is believed to be one of the better unfilmed screenplays floating around Hollywood. Vince Gilligan has done a rewrite.
Source: Variety

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