LA Times: Transformers 2, Summer 2009

{mosimage} A new article in the Los Angeles Times covers an apparent rift between the "SKG" part of Dreamworks SKG–that's Spielberg, Katzenberg, and Geffen–and their newish parent company Paramount. Scuttlebutt is that the trio feels their successes, including some giant $!#@ing robot movie you may have seen, haven't been getting enough credit with the studio, and they see greener pastures elsewhere.

Buried in all the posturing and industry insider gossip is one tidbit of welcome news: Spielberg and Bay are confirmed to be signed on for Transformers 2, and the sequel is due out in the summer of 2009. Less than two years, people! 

Read the full article here. Thanks to Nelson over at for pointing it out!