Another Tom Clancy character is headed to Hollywood. Paramount Pictures has tapped Michael B. Jordan to play Clancy hero John Clark in a new film series, Variety has learned. Sources tell Variety that Paramount is developing two pics based on the Clancy books “Rainbow Six” and “Without Remorse,” both novels in which Clark is the main […]
Musician will play himself in film about singer-songwriter who discovers he's only person in the world to remember the Beatles.
From the Whoniverse, to Buckingham Palace, to a galaxy far, far away. Sources tell Variety that “The Crown” star Matt Smith is joining “Star Wars: Episode IX,” which is currently in production in the U.K.
EXCLUSIVE: Alec Baldwin is boarding Todd Phillips’ Joker movie at Warner Bros in a supporting role, Deadline has learned. Cameras roll on September 10. While Warner Bros has not confirmed what role, buzz is that Baldwin is poised play the role of Thomas Wayne, who in DC canon is Bruce Wayne/Batman’s father. Thomas Wayne was first introduced in Detective Comics #33 (Nov. 1939) and he is respected physician and philanthropist in Gotham City. Wayne and his wife are murdered…
Fox is developing “How an Ex-Cop Rigged McDonald’s Monopoly Game and Stole Millions” as a movie with Ben Affleck attached to direct and Matt Damon starring.
Timothee Chalamet has lined up his next gig. The Academy Award-nominated actor is in negotiations to star in Legendary’s “Dune.” Denis Villenueve, who helmed “Blade Runner: 2049” and “Arrival,” is directing from a script by Eric Roth. Legendary closed a deal with the Frank Herbert estate in 2016 for his iconic novel, granting the studio […]
Harrison Ford is in negotiations to star in “Call of the Wild,” Variety has learned. If a deal is reached, the “Star Wars” actor will play John Thornton, a prospector braving the Yukon on the hunt for gold, accompanied by his team of dogs.
Keri Russell is headed to a galaxy far, far away. Sources tell Variety that the “Felicity” alum is in early talks to join J.J. Abrams’ “Star Wars: Episode IX,” which Abrams is writing and directing. Russell and Abrams last collaborated on 2006’s “Mission: Impossible III.” The role calls for action-heavy fight scenes. Russell has shown her ability to […]
Idris Elba is in final negotiations to play the main villain in “Hobbs and Shaw,” the “Fast and Furious” spinoff starring Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham.
Spider-Man’s web just got wider. Sony has tapped Jared Leto to star in the spinoff “Morbius,” based on the Spidey villain of the same name.
Annette Bening has joined the cast of “Captain Marvel,” sources tell Variety. Bening will most likely play the superhero’s mom in the film. Brie Larson stars in the titular role, with Jude Law, Ben Mendelsohn, and Gemma Chan also on board. “Half Nelson” helmers Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck are directing, while Kevin Feige is […]
Burt Reynolds, Kurt Russell, Tim Roth, and Michael Madsen are in talks to join Quentin Tarantino’s next film “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” sources tell Variety.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly seven years after "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows" hit theaters, Warner Bros. Pictures says a third installment of the "Sherlock Holmes" franchise is coming in 2020.
EXCLUSIVE : Harrison Ford has been set to voice his first ever role in a studio animated family film. Ford will lead the cast of The Secret Life of Pets 2 , the sequel to the Illumination Entertainment/Universal 2016 summer hit that had the best opening weekend ever for an original film, and grossed $875 million worldwide. Tiffany Haddish, Patton Oswalt, Nick Kroll and Pete Holmes will provide the other new voices for a film that will be released June 7, 2019, with a…
Warner Bros. and Amazon Studios look to have found the star for their adaptation of Donna Tartt’s acclaimed novel “The Goldfinch,” offering Ansel Elgort the lead role.
Original version, about of widower who can't quite commit suicide, was nominated for two Academy Awards earlier this year.