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I Am Legend

Release Date: December 14, 2007

December 8, 2007
China vetoes Legend

Will Smith's new thriller, I Am Legend, will not appear in theaters in China. Reports state that the country is temporarily banning American films to boost its domestic film industry, though China denies the report.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter

September 21, 2006
City of God Actress is a Legend

Brazilian actress Alice Braga (City of God) will star alongside Will Smith in Warner Bros.' I Am Legend. The story is about three lone survivors of the apocalypse who team up to battle vampire-like creatures in New York City. Francis Lawrence will direct the picture, from Akiva Goldsman and Mark Protosevich's adapted screenplay.
Source: Variety

April 27, 2006
Will Smith is a Legend

Will Smith will star in I Am Legend, the notoriously long-awaited project from Warner Bros. The studio hopes to begin shooting the action film in early 2007.
Source: Variety

September 14, 2005
Lawrence is Legend

Warner Bros. has hired Francis Lawrence (Constantine) to direct the long-in-the-works project I Am Legend, an adaptation of the Richard Matheson. Mark Protosevich adapted the screenplay. The movie is set in Los Angeles after a biological war and revolves around the sole healthy survivor. This man must battle a group of nocturnal mutants. The story has previously been adapted to movie form two times - the 1964 film The Last Man and the Charlton Heston starrer The Omega Man.
Source: Variety

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