As the iconic rock band KISS prepares for their grand finale on their farewell tour, Gene Simmons, the band’s legendary bassist, is already setting his sights on a new and exciting venture. Demonstrating his relentless drive and ambition, Simmons is not one to rest on his laurels after decades of rocking the stage.
Simmons recently took to Twitter to share his plans for the future. He announced the formation of Simmons/Hamilton Productions, a newly minted production company with a bold vision. Their mission is to create thrilling and action-packed movies that will captivate audiences and keep them on the edge of their seats. Their inaugural project, titled ‘Deep Water,’ will mark the return of acclaimed director Renny Harlin, known for his work on the unforgettable 1999 shark-infested thriller ‘Deep Blue Sea,’ to the realm of shark-dominated thrillers.
In one of his statements, Gene Simmons expressed his admiration for his partner, Hamilton, recognizing him as a valuable contributor who brings extensive knowledge and understanding of the filmmaking industry to their joint venture. Simmons, always one to embrace thrilling adventures, exuded enthusiasm and excitement as he eagerly anticipates the launch of this new journey.
Gene Simmons, in a statement reported by SlashFilm.com, had the following to say about his partnership with Gary Hamilton:
“Throughout my storied history in the music business, I’ve met all sorts of characters, but Gary Hamilton is the real deal! He’s a remarkable film executive and a great collaborator who, along with the fantastic team at Arclight Films, brings his expertise and outstanding knowledge of the film industry to this partnership. I am pumped and excited to be launching ‘Deep Water’ as our first project together with the action maven Renny Harlin at the helm.”
With the sun setting on KISS’s illustrious career, Gene Simmons is channeling his energy and passion into this promising production company. His recent tweets promoting the project reflect his unwavering commitment to this new adventure. The bassist plans to produce approximately 25 feature films in the future, showcasing his dedication to exploring the world of cinema.
As the final notes of KISS’s farewell tour reverberate through concert halls, fans can look forward to the next chapter in Gene Simmons’s creative journey. With Simmons/Hamilton Productions poised to deliver exhilarating and gripping films, it seems that the legendary rockstar is ready to leave an indelible mark on the world of entertainment once again.