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Michael Bay

RELAX, I'm Not Gonna Crap

on the Ninja Turtles

3/20/2012 8:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

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Michael Bay has a strong message for the panicked Ninja Turtles fans who are freaking out about his new TMNT movie ... CHILL THE HELL OUT!!!!

Turtle fans have been going INSANE ever since Bay announced he was planning to tweak the origin story in his upcoming live action movie ... with Leo and the gang belonging to an alien race instead of mutating from ooze in the sewer.

Now, Bay has released a statement ... saying, "Fans need to take a breath, and chill. They have not read the script. Our team is working closely with one of the original creators of Ninja Turtles to help expand and give a more complex back story."

He continues, "Relax, we are including everything that made you become fans in the first place. We are just building a richer world."

Satisfied?

163 COMMENTS

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46.

Ozzy Merc    

HELL NO I'm not satisfied. He's gonna **** on the TMNT just like he did with Transformers. Messing with my nostalgia is like messing with my emotions MIKEYYYY...

917 days ago
47.

carlos    

whats next? Michael Bay presents "Pound puppies" and the puppies are aliens too?

917 days ago
48.

Sundae    

I won't and will not watch anything Michael Bay does.. because its boring crap. I'm going to continue that the previous TMNT movies are the only ones.

917 days ago
49.

frunklin    

I guess its to hard for them to come up with original ideas in hollywood. No wonder they're all drug addicts and pedophiles

917 days ago
50.

David    

People can you stop being so hater, Micheal Bay knows what he's doing. ByTheWay TMNT has been crapped out since it was cancelled.

917 days ago
51.

Flip    

Micheal Bay shouldn't be allowed to touch any part of any movie. Period!

917 days ago
52.

Joe    

A richer world and more complex back story? BAY YOU ARE MAKING THEM ALIENS, seriously he should just change the name, because its going to be a crap fest

917 days ago
53.

debbiedoesnothing    

He craps on everything he does. He's nothing but a big stinking pile of crap with an ego the size of LA.

917 days ago
54.

Tim    

Someone stop this ******* already

917 days ago
55.

Jinzo1    

So he's patronizing us, and telling us to chill? Dude...

917 days ago
56.

anon1    

maybe he plans to use the Utrom for this movie who are an alien race and one of them was the shredder and they created the mutagenic ooze, all of this from the 2003 tmnt cartoon series, though personally i'm a fan of the happening of the 1987 animated series turtles over all else live action or other wise

917 days ago
57.

myke    

no im not ****ing satisfied. tranformers i could buy what you did, sort of. and thats coming from a guy with 10 shelves of transformers from G! to Armada to the new movies. Now TMNT? STFU GTFO. My turtles dont need bigger explosions go away bay.

917 days ago
58.

Steve    

Question: Michael, do you have permission to change TMNT from original format? Who is the creator? Michael will ruin the franchise.

917 days ago
59.

small asian penis    

TMZ- why do you keep saying Bay said "chill the hell out"... Who says that, your staff, an angry 10 year old?

917 days ago
60.

Ty    

BullS$%^ Bay come up with an original story and stop butchering great childhood movies and TV shows.

917 days ago
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