We haven't heard anything about a Bioshock movie since Irrational Games executive Ken Levine said the project is still in the works back in August. Ken Levine recently spoke about a Bioshock movie once again, insisting it is, "still in the conversation." Here's what he had to say below.
"I think we're in the space now of building properties that are appealing to people, and there's a version of Bioshock that makes a great game and there's probably a version of Bioshock that makes a great movie. I think for us as a company, we don't have any need to get a movie made. We'd like to have a movie made, but it would have to be the right one, and we've had the opportunity to get it made and unless all the right pieces are in place - it's hard enough to get a movie made when all the right pieces are in place. If you don't start with the right pieces, you don't have a prayer. We've had a lot of great talks with great people about it. We got close to great people, but you always have to have all of those pieces in place and that's going to be very challenging. It's a moving puzzle, but I'm going to be continually talking to people about it. It's definitely something that's still in the conversation."
Gore Verbinski was long attached to this project before Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (28 Weeks Later) stepped in to direct back in August 2009. Since so much time has passed, it isn't known if Juan Carlos Fresnadillo is still attached to direct. John Logan wrote the screenplay adaptation for Bioshock.