The first initial draft, outline and script for the first Atlantis movie has been completed, and is now with Brad Wright for final review before being drafted into final production quality.
Eager fans can expect new story lines to be opened, some closed and finished with altogether and the odd loose end from all five seasons to be wrapped completely, along with the opening of interesting new twists and teasers for future exploration.
As long as the fans support the first Atlantis movie the production team are already planning a second, which will delve deeper into the promised new twists and teasers.
All of the main season regulars will be featured in the first Atlantis movie with confirmed appearances from: Sheppard, McKay, Teyla, Ronon, Woolsey, Keller, Zelenka, Lorne, Beckett, Chuck, Banks, and Todd – in addition to a couple of surprise guest stars.
Production on the first Stargate Atlantis movie is still slated for a fall production with an initial release in the first quarter of 2010.