Tag Archive: Production news

More details of Ridley Scott’s return to ‘Blade Runner’

Director Ridley Scott must going through a period of nostalgia ahead of the release of ‘Prometheus’ that sees the filmmaker revisit the world of his 1979 film ‘Alien’. For a long time there… Continue reading

Teaser poster for ‘Anchorman 2’

With the release of ‘The Dictator’ this week, Paramount Pictures are using the film to spruik their next big comedy ‘Anchorman 2’ (and trick people into seeing ‘The Dictator’). A teaser trailer will… Continue reading

Aaron Sorkin to adapt Steve Jobs biography

One of the greatest modern screenwriters will work on a film based on the life of one of the world’s greatest minds. Sony Pictures released a statement today confirming that Aaron Sorkin (‘The… Continue reading

Sony lines up ‘Shadow Runners’ for Chris Hemsworth

Australian actor Chris Hemsworth has reached a status in Hollywood where studios are now seeking out projects for the actor to appear in following his success in ‘Star Trek’ (brief but decent), ‘Thor’… Continue reading

Jon Hamm cast in Disney’s ‘Million Dollar Arm’

Looks like Jon Hamm is going for a lead film role with Disney’s ‘Million Dollar Arm’. Deadline is reporting that the ‘Mad Men’ actor has signed on to the film that tells the… Continue reading

Edgar Wright to shoot ‘The World’s End’ in September

Deadline is reporting that Edgar Wright and Working Title will start production on ‘The World’s End’ in September. Wright will direct working off a script he co-wrote with Simon Pegg who will also… Continue reading

Director Gareth Evans to helm ‘Breaking the Bank’

Deadline is reporting that Universal Pictures has acquired the rights to ‘Breaking the Bank’ as a project for director Gareth Evans. Evans directed ‘The Raid’ aka ‘The Raid: Redemption’ and if you haven’t… Continue reading

Joseph Gordon Levitt to open ‘Little Shop of Horrors’?

How do you like your remake news? With a little bit of Joseph Gordon Levitt? Of course you do, he’s one of the most charming performers on the planet. Heat Vision is reporting… Continue reading

Brad Bird & Damon Lindelof sign up for Disney’s ‘1952’

After delivering success with ‘Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol’, director Brad Bird has found his next film titled ‘1952’. Deadline is reporting that Disney has confirmed Bird’s involvement and has already hired writer Damon… Continue reading

Gary Ross in negotiations for ‘Houdini’

The $300 million dollar man Gary Ross, director of ‘The Hunger Games’ may have found his next film after passing on the ‘Hunger Games’ sequel ‘Catching Fire’. Collider and Heat Vision are reporting… Continue reading

There will be drugs – Rolling Stones biopic in the works

Deadline is reporting that Richard Branson’s Virgin Produced has purchased the rights to Robert Greenfield’s book ‘Exile on Main Street: a season in hell with the Rolling Stones’ that will be made into… Continue reading