Battlestar Galactica headed to the big screen

Universal Pictures is heading up a Battlestar Galactica film adaptation, penned by Westworld’s Lisa Joy.

No director has been attached yet, though Hunger Games’ Francis Lawrence is rumoured to be interested.

The 1978 series had a very popular resurgence on the Sci-Fi channel in 2009, with the new series gaining a legion of followers and earning a spot on Times’ coveted “100 Best Shows of All Time” list.


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