Previously, we had announced that Roberto Orci, along withAshley Miller, and Zack Stentz have executive producer, and screenwriting roles respectively for this feature film, however it’s been known by Deadline that Orci has backed out of the film due to his Star Trek 3 commitment.
As stated below, this does not affect the release date of the reboot movie whic hits theaters July 22nd, 2016. At this point, we also have no word on who will be helm this film as the director.
EXCLUSIVE: Roberto Orci has dropped out of Power Rangers because his Star Trek 3 directing obligation has created a scheduling conflict. He’ll no longer be exec producer of the film. It doesn’t change Lionsgate and Haim Saban’s intention to release the film worldwide on July 22, 2016. Ashley Miller and Zack Stentz will continue to write the script.
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