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Djimon Hounsou has joined the cast of “A Quiet Place 2” following the exit of Brian Tyree Henry over scheduling conflicts, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.In June, TheWrap exclusively reported that Henry was in negotiations to join Emily Blunt, Cillian Murphy, Millicent Simmonds and Noah Jupe in the sequel for which John Krasinski is also writing the script. Plot details are being kept under wraps.Henry is currently currently juggling projects: he is filming the Untitled Lila Neugebauer Project alongside Jennifer Lawrence and is in post-production for “The Woman in the Window” and “The Outside Story.” He was recently cast in Marvel’s “The Eternals,” which is set to start production this fall. He will also star in “Atlanta” next season but that will only start filming next spring.Also Read: Brian Tyree Henry in Talks to Join Emily Blunt in 'A Quiet Place 2' (Exclusive)“A Quiet Place” starred Krasinski, Blunt, Jupe and Simmonds and grossed just over $340 million at the global box office. Since then, the film has won several awards, including the Critics’ Choice for Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Blunt. Krasinski also wrote the screenplay.The film was about a family that has to live in complete silence, otherwise, creatures will hunt them. Even the most normal tasks become daunting: eating dinner with the family, playing board games or going fishing makes the characters fear for their lives.Also Read: Cillian Murphy in Talks to Join Emily Blunt in 'A Quiet Place 2'Hounsou was last seen in “Shazam!” and “Captain Marvel,” and he is currently filming the TV series “What If…” He is in post-production for “Charlie’s Angels,” “The King’s Man” and “Blazing Samurai.” The actor is represented by CAA, Elevate Artist Management and The Safran Company.Deadline first reported the news.Read original story Djimon Hounsou Joins ‘A Quiet Place 2’ as Brian Tyree Henry Exits At TheWrap
“Shazam!” screenplay writer Henry Gayden has been tapped to write the DC superhero movie’s sequel for DC and New Line, an individual with knowledge of the situation told TheWrap. The filmmaking team of David F. Sandberg and Peter Safran are also expected to return.The writer has a busy slate as he is also adapting “Last Human,” a live-action science fiction film from Phil Lord and Christopher Miller based on the forthcoming novel of the same name by Lee Bacon, which Sony/TriStar have won in a bidding war. The film is described as a “reverse ET” and tells the story of an artificial intelligence society where three robots discover a human child.“Shazam!” was the 1 film worldwide this weekend, over-performing expectations with a domestic cume of $56.8 million (inclusive of $3.3m in previews) and $102.3 internationally for a worldwide figure of $159.1 million on a relatively modest budget for a superhero film. New Line’s “Shazam!” is the third hit in a row for Warner Bros. & DC after “Wonder Woman” and “Aquaman.” The crowd-pleasing “Shazam!” earned an ‘A’ Cinemascore with audiences and a stellar 92% certified fresh Rotten Tomatoes score.Also Read: Does DC Comics' 'Shazam' Have a Post-Credits Scene?“Shazam!” follows the teen-aged Billy (Asher Angel) after he is chosen as the vessel of Shazam (Zachary Levi), an ancient wizard with extraordinary powers. But Shazam probably didn’t count on Billy reacting to becoming a super-powered adult the way most middle- school boys would: by buying beer, goofing around with his excited foster brother, and going to a real estate office to find a super-cool hero lair that would blow Superman’s Fortress of Solitude out of the water. But Billy isn’t the only one that has encountered Shazam. Many years earlier, another boy named Thaddeus Sivana came face-to-face with the wizard but was not chosen as his champion. Now, as a billionaire industrialist, Sivana (Mark Strong) wishes to acquire the magic Shazam has mastered for himself… and only Billy can stop him.“Shazam!” is directed by David F. Sandberg and also stars Jack Dylan Grazer, Michelle Borth and Djimon Hounsou.Gayden’s credits also include “Earth to Echo.”Gayden is repped by UTA and Kaplan Perrone.Read original story ‘Shazam!’ Writer Henry Gayden Will Return to Write Sequel (Exclusive) At TheWrap
"Edge of Tomorrow" is officially getting a sequel. Warner Bros. is moving ahead with its follow-up to the Tom Cruise-Emily Blunt time-travel tale "Edge of Tomorrow," with "Invention of Lying" scribe Matthew Robinson writing the script. The 2014 original, directed by Doug Liman, grossed $370.5 million worldwide, including $100.2 million in the U.S. "Edge of […]
The fifth installment of the "Rambo" franchise, "Rambo: Last Blood," will hit theaters on Sept. 20 -- 37 years after the series launched with "First Blood." The story centers on Sylvester Stallone's John Rambo crossing into Mexico and taking on a violent cartel when the daughter of one of his friends is kidnapped. "Rambo: Last […]
After delivering the biggest box office hit in the "Mission: Impossible" franchise, Paramount Pictures is ready to continue being in business with director Christopher McQuarrie in a big way. Sources tell Variety that McQuarrie has signed back on to return to write and direct the next two films in the popular franchise. Sources also add […]
Spider-Man’s web of movies is about to grow. Sony Pictures is already developing a sequel and spinoffs to its upcoming animated film, “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” sources said. The news comes more than two weeks before “Into the Spider-Verse” hits theaters. Though the latest Spidey project launches on Dec. 14, the studio is moving ahead […]
Following "A Bigger Splash" and "Suspiria," Guadagnino is eyeing a third collaboration with Johnson.
Sony Pictures has reunited the cast of “Zombieland” with Emma Stone, Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, and Abigail Breslin signing on to reprise their roles in the sequel. Original “Zombieland” director Ruben Fleischer returns to helm and is re-teaming with original writers Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese, who worked on both “Deadpool” movies. Fleischer most recently […]