District 9 director Neill Blomkamp has been teasing a remake of the ‘80s classic Flight Of The Navigator on his Twitter page
Danny McBride, a co-writer of the new "Halloween" sequel, explains how they convinced Jamie Lee Curtis to return to the rebooted franchise.
Original version, about of widower who can't quite commit suicide, was nominated for two Academy Awards earlier this year.
Second trailer for 2017 reboot of 'Flatliners,' Brat Pack medical drama now starring Ellen Page, Diego Luna, Nina Dobrev, from director Niels Arden Oplev
Guy Ritchie and the studio are trying to wrap up a months-long search that has included names (Riz Ahmed, Dev Patel) and complete unknowns from around the world to play the street hustler turned prince.
Sam Mendes is in early talks to direct Disney’s live-action adaptation of “Pinocchio.” Sources close to Mendes say this it is premature and that the director has not fully committed to coming on board yet. Mendes has not been able to have a full sit down on the project due to his commitment to his... Read more »
Will Smith in early talks for key magical, musical role in 'Aladdin,' upcoming Guy Ritchie film, as character originated by Robin Williams in '90s animated feature
Michael Keaton is in negotiations to play the villain in the live-action “Dumbo” movie for Disney. The film would mark a reunion with Tim Burton — their first project together since 1992’s “Batman Returns.” Colin Farrell is currently in talks to star alongside Eva Green and Danny DeVito. Ehren Kruger penned the script. Justin Springer, who worked on “Tron: Legacy,” is... Read more »
Disney’s Lion King live-action reboot is getting in formation. Sources tell Variety that Beyoncé is director Jon Favreau’s top choice to voice Nala in the upcoming remake. Insiders stress that the Grammy winner has not made a decision regarding the film yet, as the star is pregnant with twins.
Fox is developing a remake of the iconic horror movie “The Fly”‘ and is in negotiations with “Sleight” writer-director J.D. Dillard. Should the deal go through, Dillard would direct the remake from a script that would be co-written with his writing partner Alex Theurer. Blumhouse and WWE bought rights to “Sleight” at last year’s Sundance Film... Read more »
'Whale Rider' alum will be the second woman at the studio to direct a movie budgeted at over $100 million
Universal’s reboot of the classic gangster pic Scarface looks to have hit another bump in the road, as sources tell Variety that director Antoine Fuqua has departed the project. Insiders say Sony and Denzel Washington want a sequel to Equalizer very quickly and need Fuqua back to being prepping the film, which caused conflicted with the Scarface schedule. Universal still wants the film up and running by the spring, and has already begun meeting with directors so production won’t be affected.
Anne Hathaway is in talks to join Rebel Wilson in MGM’s remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels to be titled Nasty Women.
White Men Can’t Jump is getting back into the game. Kenya Barris, the creator of ABC’s acclaimed comedy Black-ish, is teaming up with Los Angeles Clippers player Blake Griffin and Ryan Kalil of the NFL’s Carolina Panthers to develop a remake of the 1992 sports comedy for Twentieth Century Fox.
Lady Gaga is ready for her big-screen close-up. The singer is in talks to star opposite Bradley Cooper in A Star is Born, the remake that Cooper will also direct. The film, based on the 1937 film starring Janet Gaynor and Fredric March, centers on a movie star who helps an aspiring young actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.