"This usurps 'The Wicker Man' as the most iconic pagan movie to be referenced," Peele says about Aster's new movie.
Spike Lee has lead a flood of tributes from Hollywood stars to the late John Singleton, who had died at the age of just 51.
Lupita Nyong’o has issued a “heartfelt apology” after she was criticised by Spasmodic dysphonia groups for crediting the disability as an inspiration for her voice in Us. Both the National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association and RespectAbility were appalled after Nyong’o told the New York Times she based the voice of Red, her doppelgänger character in Us, on Robert F Kennedy Jr, who suffers from the condition. “I met with people as part of my exploration with the condition, and I learned how difficult it is to have the disorder.
Jordan Peele reckons that he won't be casting a white actor in the lead of one of his movies any time soon.
New horror movie Us, director Jordan Peele’s follow up to his breakthrough Get Out, has stunned box office pundits on its opening weekend. The movie, which finds a family terrorised by their doppelgängers, topped A Quiet Place to grab the most money made by an original horror movie over a single weekend. Remarkably, it’s also the best opening weekend for a live-action original movie since James Cameron’s Avatar in 2009, which made $77 million.
Get Out director Jordan Peele's sophomore film terrifies audiences while actor Lupita Nyong'o impresses during a screening at SXSW Film Festival in Texas.
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, last seen as Black Manta in the WB/DC Comics blockbuster film Aquaman, is in talks to take on the lead role in the Candyman sequel from MGM and producers Jordan Peele via his Monkeypaw Productions banner, and Win Rosenfeld. Nia DaCosta is at the helm, directing from a script co-written by Peele and Rosenfeld. The reboot of the 1992 horror classic is being billed as a "spiritual sequel" to the original and returns to the neighborhood where the legend…
According to The Tracking Board, it looks as though Jordan Peele is being eyed to direct the upcoming live-action ‘Akira’ remake. “On last week’s Meet the Movie Press, I passed along a rumor that Daniel Espinosa and David F. Sandberg were in the running to direct the live-action AKIRA movie for Warner Bros,” said Editor Jeff Sneider.