The Oscar-nominated actor will play Norton, the scientist who creates the cyborg officer played by Joel Kinnaman.
The actor plays Robocop/Alex Murphy in Jose Padilha's remake, which will feature a few nods to the original movie.
The actor says we'll see his face, with RoboCop's iconic helmet being replaced by a see-through visor.
Sony Pictures confirms their commitment to moving forward on the long gestating RoboCop remake.
MGM Studios is producing this remake starring Joel Kinnaman as the half-human half-cyborg police officer.
Jose Padilha will direct this remake of Paul Verhoeven's seminal 1987 sci-fi thriller for MGM.
An offer is going out to the actor for the lead role in Jose Padilha's remake of the seminal 1987 sci-fi action film.
The Gran Torino screenwriter to take on action sci-fi reboot for director Jose Padilha.
Director Jose Padilha wants to meet with the X-Men: First Class star in the near future for this MGM remake.
The Star Trek actor is reportedly MGM's top choice to step inside the metal suit for this cyborg remake.
Jose Padilha will direct this MGM reboot about a Detroit cop who is resurrected as a cybernetic crime fighter.
The director says the team is already working on a screenplay for the reboot.
Josh Zetumer will write the script for MGM's reboot of the 1987 classic about a cop who is half man and half robot.
MGM hires a writer to starting penning the new script.
Darren Aronofsky was previously attached to direct this reboot about a Detroit cop who becomes a cyborg crime-fighter.
The studio announces its first post-bankruptcy slate with a slew of remakes, including The Idolmaker and Hercules.
Though the planned remake disappeared after MGM's financial troubles, the Black Swan director still wants to make it happen.
No cause of death was given for the classically trained director, who also helmed Robocop 2 and Never Say Never Again.
This beloved trilogy of sci-fi action films will be available on BD for the first time on October 5.