Upcoming action fantasy from director David Ayer ('Suicide Squad') definitely isn't family-friendly.
Much-rumoured spin-off movie is forging ahead, but without the star power of either Will Smith or Tommy Lee Jones as the memory-wiping, galaxy-defending Agents K and J.
Smith shares selfie with Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott and Marwan Kenzari as cameras roll on Disney remake from director Guy Ritchie.
Actor says the logistics are proving too difficult with Will Smith's busy schedule and with no director attached.
Paramount has set Ang Lee’s science-fiction actioner Gemini Man, starring Will Smith, for an awards-season release date of Oct. 4, 2019. Jerry Bruckheimer is producing and Don Murphy is executive producing. Lee became attached to the project in April. His most recent film was Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, for which he used an unprecedented shooting and projection frame rate of 120 frames per second — five times faster than the normal rate of 24 frames per second.
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
In a clip that's going viral, Will Smith leaps into the world of The Matrix instead of Keanu Reeves. And it's pretty mind-blowing stuff.
Colin Farrell may be about to see an elephant fly. Six weeks after Will Smith backed out of talks to take the (human) lead in Disney’s upcoming live-action remake of ‘Dumbo’ with director Tim Burton, it seems the 40-year old Irish actor may be set to take his place. Deadline report that Farrell is in talks to appear originally earmarked for Smith, Farrell would appear as Holt, a “widowed father of two kids from Kentucky” whose offspring befriend the young elephant with the oversized ears.
Hanging upside down and growing a salt & pepper beard has had a quite astonishingly transformative effect on Will Smith. This image – currently going viral – finds the ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ star looking the spitting image of Uncle Phil. Attached to a bungee rope, Smith filmed himself with a GoPro camera as he launched himself off the Victoria Falls 111-metres above the Zambezi river in Zimbabwe. However, rather than his fearlessness, it’s this still (his head’s even the same shape!) from the video that has become the takeaway image. ...
Disney’s ongoing mission to remake seemingly all their animated classics in live action would appear to have hit a minor hurdle. Smith was said to have been circling the role of the father of some children who see Dumbo at the circus, and befriend the shy elephant who learns how to fly. Tom Hanks is also reported to be in talks for a role in the film, scripted by Ehren Kruger.
Last we heard, ‘Bad Boys III’ was all go, and Will Smith was on board with his old mucker Martin Lawrence. Joe Carnahan, writer and director of movies like ‘The Grey’ and ‘Smokin’ Aces’ was even hired to write the script for the long-awaited third instalment. It’s said that Smith is in line to play the father of the children who befriend Dumbo after seeing him at a circus.