• Taraji P Henson to take Mel Gibson Role in updated version of ‘What Women Want’
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    The Wrap

    Taraji P Henson to take Mel Gibson Role in updated version of ‘What Women Want’

    Taraji P. Henson will executive produce and star in the Paramount comedy “What Men Want,” which the studio has set for release on January 11, 2019. The film, inspired by Nancy Meyers’ 2000 romantic comedy “What Women Want,” follows a female sports agent (Henson) who has been constantly boxed out by her male colleagues. Meyers’ original starred Mel Gibson as a chauvinistic ad executive who gains the ability to hear what women are thinking after a fluke accident.

  • Lethal Weapon 5 may happen with Mel Gibson & Danny Glover
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    Ryan Leston

    Lethal Weapon 5 may happen with Mel Gibson & Danny Glover

    Riggs and Murtaugh may be back in Lethal Weapon 5... but aren't they too old for this shit?

  • Mel Gibson's Oxford English Dictionary movie in lawsuit chaos
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    Ben Arnold

    Mel Gibson's Oxford English Dictionary movie in lawsuit chaos

    The making of Mel Gibson's new movie about the creation of the Oxford English Dictionary has descended in legal chaos, involving restraining orders and a director thrown off the project.

  • 'Daddy's Home 2' Trailer: Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg Reunite With Their Own Fathers, Mel Gibson and John Lithgow
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    Nick Schager

    'Daddy's Home 2' Trailer: Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg Reunite With Their Own Fathers, Mel Gibson and John Lithgow

    The aptly titled Daddy’s Home 2 has a first trailer, which indicates that Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg’s parental figures will be contending with not only each other this time around, but also with their respective fathers — played by John Lithgow and Mel Gibson.

  • Lethal Weapon stars reunite for action classic's 30th anniversary
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    Ben Arnold

    Lethal Weapon stars reunite for action classic's 30th anniversary

    Mel Gibson, Danny Glover and Rene Russo celebrated the 30th anniversary of Richard Donner's classic action movie.

  • Suicide Squad 2: Mel Gibson confirms his 'first date' with DCEU but fans are not happy; here's what they have to say
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    International Business Times

    Suicide Squad 2: Mel Gibson confirms his 'first date' with DCEU but fans are not happy; here's what they have to say

    Suicide Squad 2 will have a new director and if reports are to be believed, Mel Gibson will be wearing the director's cap. The 61-year-old is in talks with Warner Bros. and if all goes well, the actor will replace David Ayer as the director in the much-anticipated sequel to 2016's superhero film Suicide Squad.

  • Warner Bros. Courts Mel Gibson to Direct 'Suicide Squad' Sequel
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    The Hollywood Reporter

    Warner Bros. Courts Mel Gibson to Direct 'Suicide Squad' Sequel

    Mel Gibson is mulling joining the DC Extended Universe … as a director. Warner Bros. is courting the actor-director to helm Suicide Squad 2 and the sides are early in talks, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Sources say that Gibson is familiarizing himself with the material.

  • Mel Gibson, Vince Vaughn Reteam for Thriller 'Dragged Across Concrete'
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    Borys Kit, The Hollywood Reporter

    Mel Gibson, Vince Vaughn Reteam for Thriller 'Dragged Across Concrete'

    'Bone Tomahawk' filmmaker S. Craig Zahler wrote the script and will direct the crime drama, which will be introduced to buyers at Berlin's European Film Market

  • Daddy's Home 2 eyeing Mel Gibson and John Lithgow for starring roles
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    Ben Skipper

    Daddy's Home 2 eyeing Mel Gibson and John Lithgow for starring roles

    Both Mel Gibson and John Lithgow are being courted for roles in a film that will, according to The Hollywood Reporter, tell a story about an older generation of dueling fathers. The original film starred Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg as two dads competing for the affections of their biological and step-children. It’s not clear who Lithgow and Gibson might play in the film, but our money would be on them playing the fathers of Ferrel’s sensitive type and Wahlberg’s brazen cool dad.

  • Mel Gibson Returns to Oscars With First Nomination Since ‘Braveheart’
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    Variety

    Mel Gibson Returns to Oscars With First Nomination Since ‘Braveheart’

    For the first time in 20 years, Mel Gibson is back in the Oscar fold. The controversial actor and director has been nominated for Best Director for his work on “Hacksaw Ridge”– his first since he took home a director  Oscar for “Braveheart” in 1996. “Hacksaw Ridge,” which tells the story of conscientious objector Desmond Doss... Read more »

  • The incredible true story behind Hacksaw Ridge
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    Ben Falk

    The incredible true story behind Hacksaw Ridge

    Mel Gibson’s new movie charts the wartime heroics of Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield), an Army medic who saved 75 men during the bloody battle of Okinawa. “It was always ‘the escarpment’,” Doss’s fellow medic Leigh Willoughby told The Washington Post in 2016.

  • Mel Gibson cuts a portly, 19th century figure filming new movie in Dublin
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    Ben Arnold

    Mel Gibson cuts a portly, 19th century figure filming new movie in Dublin

    Never fear, Mad Max hasn’t been at the pies. Rather, that’s a protruding false belly that Mel Gibson is rocking, while filming his latest movie role in Dublin. And that’s a rather impressive stovepipe hat he’s sporting too, not to mention that massive bushy beard, which appears to be all his own. He completes the look with a belly-hugging waistcoat, pocket watch, and overcoat, though the New Balance do let the side down a bit. ...

  • Mel Gibson's 'comeback' Hacksaw Ridge hailed by critics
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    Ben Arnold

    Mel Gibson's 'comeback' Hacksaw Ridge hailed by critics

    The reviews for what’s being called Mel Gibson’s ‘comeback’ movie ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ are in… and as predicted, they’re glowingly positive. Gibson and his cast, including Andrew Garfield and Vince Vaughn, have even scored a few five-star notices too. “Hacksaw Ridge is being touted as Gibson’s comeback.

  • Mel Gibson advises his younger self to 'shut the f**k up'
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    Ben Arnold

    Mel Gibson advises his younger self to 'shut the f**k up'

    Truer words may never have been spoken by Mel Gibson. During an appearance on ‘The Late Show’ with Stephen Colbert, he broached some of Gibson’s poorer judgement calls in the past. Then, when Colbert asked what Mel would tell his younger self, Gibson said: “Don’t be so caught up in the little things.

  • Mel Gibson Continues Comeback With Hollywood Director Award
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    The Hollywood Reporter

    Mel Gibson Continues Comeback With Hollywood Director Award

    As he mounts something of a directorial comeback, Mel Gibson has been chosen to receive the Hollywood Film Awards’ Hollywood Director Award. The prize will be handed at an awards ceremony to be hosted by James Corden on Nov. 6 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

  • Mel Gibson Plans Passion Of The Christ Sequel, The Resurrection
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    Ben Bussey

    Mel Gibson Plans Passion Of The Christ Sequel, The Resurrection

    Mel Gibson may not be done with the Jesus story. The notorious actor and filmmaker overcame personal controversies to enjoy a massive box office hit with his 2004 film ‘The Passion of the Christ,’ which cast Jim Caviezel as Jesus Christ in the brutal final hours of his life. Independently produced for $30 million, ‘The Passion of the Christ’ was met with a mixed critical response but was warmly embraced by many Christians across the globe, taking almost $612 million worldwide ($370 million in the US alone).

  • The 10 Biggest Celebrity Divorce Settlements In History
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    ben-arnold

    The 10 Biggest Celebrity Divorce Settlements In History

    Both Johnny Depp and Amber Heard are likely breathing a sigh of relief that their private lives will not continue to be dragged through the courts and newspapers thanks to settling on a sum for their divorce. While something of a sting, the $7 million (just over £5 million) he will hand over to Ms Heard shouldn’t dent the war chest he’s likely amassed over 30 years in the movie business.

  • Mel Gibson Is Working On A Passion Of The Christ Sequel
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    Ben Arnold

    Mel Gibson Is Working On A Passion Of The Christ Sequel

    Mel Gibson is working on a sequel to his 2004 biblical blockbuster ‘The Passion of The Christ’, according to reports. Randall Wallace, the screenwriter who penned Oscar-winner 'Braveheart’ for Gibson, confirmed rumours that he’s currently writing the script. According to The Hollywood Reporter, he added that 'the project is becoming too difficult to keep under wraps’.