Category: Movie News

Taika Waititi Has Been Approached About Directing a ‘Star Wars’ Film

Just a few months after the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the space fantasy franchise has already started to try and find some new blood for its future films. According to Hollywood Reporter, Taika Waititi, the filmmaker behind the Oscar-nominated Jojo Rabbit as well as the extremely popular Thor: Ragnarok, has been approached ...

Academy Awards 2020: The Complete List of Nominations

The 2020 Academy Award nominations have arrived! Today, Issa Rae and John Cho took the stage to announce this year’s picks for the best in film 2019. Major surprises and snubs were prevalent for this year’s Oscars, as Joker came in strong with 11 nominations, while people of colour were once again ignored in the ...

Scott Derrickson Steps Down as Director of ‘Doctor Strange: In the Multiverse of Madness’

Scott Derrickson has officially stepped down as director of Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange: In the Multiverse of Madness. The news comes from Variety, who state that Derrickson leaving the film is due to creative differences. He will remain on board as an executive producer. “Marvel Studios and Scott Derrickson have amicably parted ways on ‘Doctor ...

Oscars to Go Hostless for Second Year in a Row

With only a month to go before the awards show, ABC Entertainment president Karey Burke announced that the Oscars ceremony will go hostless once again. Karey Burke made the announcement Wednesday at the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour in Pasadena. “The main goal, which I’m told the Academy promised last year, is to keep ...

Timothee Chalamet to Play Bob Dylan in Upcoming James Mangold Film

Timothee Chalamet is currently in talks to play Bob Dylan in the upcoming Fox Searchlight film Going Electric, directed by Ford v Ferrari and Logan filmmaker James Mangold. The movie is said to be following Dylan as he rises to fame and becomes a folk music icon. Mangold most recently directed the true story of the ...

Christian Bale Reportedly in Talks to Join Marvel Studios’ ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’

Well, talk about a shocking way to kick off 2020’s film news. Christian Bale is reportedly in talks to join Marvel Studios’ upcoming Thor: Love and Thunder. The film, which has Taika Waititi returning as director (and taking over as writer), stars Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, and Natalie Portman as Jane ...

Ryan Reynolds Confirms ‘Deadpool 3’ is in Development at Marvel Studios

Deadpool fans looking for one last holiday gift will be excited to know that franchise star Ryan Reynolds has just confirmed that Deadpool 3 is in development at Marvel Studios! Reynolds stopped by Live With Kelly and Ryan to discuss the holiday season, as well as his career, and that is when he revealed that ...

Quentin Tarantino Seemingly Casts Doubt Over his Proposed ‘Star Trek’ Film

Those who are looking forward to Quentin Tarantino’s announced Star Trek film may be for some bad news. The famed director has seemingly cast doubt over whether the film will happen at all. In a recent interview with Consequence of Sound, Tarantino said that he is steering away from the franchise though he has not ...

Warner Bros. Taps David Ayer to Write/Direct ‘The Dirty Dozen’ Remake

David Ayer, director of Bright and Suicide Squad, is currently in talks to write and direct a remake of The Dirty Dozen for Warner Bros.  Simon Kinberg, a producer for many of Fox’s X-Men movies and producer on Murder on the Orient Express, will be producing. The Dirty Dozen is a classic action movie that follows a group of ...

‘Shazam!’ Sequel Scores April 2022 Release Date

It’s time to say that magic word, once again. Warner Bros. has announced that the sequel to the hit DC film Shazam! will make its thunderous debut in theatres on April 1, 2022. Opening on April 3 of this year, Shazam! was a commercial and critical hit for WB and New Line Cinema, grossing $364 ...

‘Sense8’ Star Toby Onwumere Joins ‘Matrix 4’

According to Deadline, Toby Onwumere will be reuniting with Sense8 co-creator Lana Wachowski in the upcoming sequel in the Matrix franchise, The Matrix 4. Onwumere will be joining some cast members from the original films such as Keanu Reeves who plays Neo, Carrie-Anne Moss who plays Trinity, and Jada Pinkett Smith who plays Niobe as well as ...

A ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Fan Experience Pop-Up Exhibit is Coming to Toronto

Toronto Star Wars fans, get ready for your journey to a galaxy far, far away! To celebrate the epic conclusion of the Skywalker saga, Disney Canada is inviting fans to take part in six custom and unique rooms that have been inspired by 40 years of the Star Wars universe.  Get a first look at ...