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Disney Stands Firm on James Gunn Not Returning to ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3’

Despite a widespread campagin from fans, critics and even people inside the company, DIsney is sticking to its decision to not bring back James Gunn as director of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 following his firing from the project. The decision came (via Variety) following a meeting between Gunn and studio chairman Alan Horn. Gunn and ...

Justin Paul and Benj Pasek Reveal Details of New Songs for Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Reboot

Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, songwriting duo from La La Land and The Greatest Showman, have revealed new details about their songs for the upcoming Aladdin reboot. It was announced in July 2017 that the duo was going to be working with Alan Menken on new songs for director Guy Ritchie’s upcoming live-action retelling of the original 1992 ...

Jerry Seinfeld Discusses the James Gunn Situation: “If They’re Jokes, It Doesn’t Matter”

Jerry Seinfeld admitted he doesn’t actually know exactly what James Gunn said through Twitter a decade ago to get him fired from Disney now, but the veteran comedian nonetheless defended what was said — if Gunn was in fact just joking.  In an interview with The New York Times posted Wednesday, the stand-up discussed a number of topics, including ...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Star Remy Hii Joins ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Cast

Remy Hii, who’s just coming off of a role in Crazy Rich Asians, has been cast in Spider-Man: Far From Home although his role in the film has yet to be confirmed. Remy is currently a series regular on the Australian series Harrow and was previously one of the stars of the Netflix series Marco Polo. His ...

Laura Dern in Talks to Star in Greta Gerwig’s ‘Little Women’

The cast list for Greta Gerwig’s Little Women adaptation continues to grow and becomes more impressive as more people are added. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Laura Dern is in talks to star in Little Women where she’ll be joining a cast that already includes Meryl Streep, Emma Stone, Saoirse Ronan, Florence Pugh, and Timothée Chalamet. There’s ...

Tessa Thompson Cast as Lady in Disney’s ‘Lady and the Tramp’ Live-Action Remake

Disney has found its “live-action” Lady. Tessa Thomspon has been cast as the voice of the upscale Cocker Spaniel, Lady,  opposite Justin Theroux’s Tramp in Disney’s remake of Lady and the Tramp. The Lego Ninjago Movie filmmaker Charlie Bean is directing the remake, expected to debut on Disney’s upcoming digital streaming service (rumored to be titled DISNEY DIRECT), ...

TIFF 2018 Adds New Films from Paul Greengrass, Joel Edgerton, Jonah Hill, and More

TIFF is shaping up to be an all-around fantastic showing for films this year. With the inital announcement increasing anticipation, TIFF officials revealed today another slate of films for their Galas and Special Presentations lineup. Notable additions to their lineup include Peter Farrelly’s first drama Green Book, Paul Greengrass’ terrorism drama 22 July, Joel Edgerton’s Boy Erased, Nick Hamm’s thriller Driven, Jeremy Saulnier’s Hold the ...

Ewan McGregor Claims There Are “No Plans” for Obi-Wan Kenobi ‘Star Wars’ Spin-off Film

For more than a decade since the release of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, star Ewan McGregor has shared his affinity for playing Obi-Wan Kenobi, having regularly volunteered his services to play the character in a new film in any capacity. Unfortunately, if such a project is currently being developed, McGregor is apparently unaware of its progress. In a ...

Disney Announces Production Has Begun on Live-Action ‘Mulan’ Film

Production on Disney’s “Mulan,” a live-action adaptation of the studio’s 1998 animated feature, has begun. The film will shoot on locations in New Zealand and China and will open in theatres on March 27, 2020. Liu Yifei (“The Forbidden Kingdom,” “Once Upon a Time”) was cast as Hua Mulan (check out the first photo of the ...

‘Star Trek 4:’ Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth’s Future In Doubt as Talks Fall Through

Thor and Steve Trevor will no longer be boldly going anymore where no person has gone before. The two actors were in negotiations to star in Star Trek 4, currently set to be directed by S.J Clarkson but sources tell THR that talks between the two actors and the companies making the new installment, Paramount Pictures and Skydance ...

Uncertainty Looms at Fox’s Movie Studio as Disney Deal Draws to a Close

Because movies take so long to complete and release, running a Hollywood studio typically means planning two to three years into the future. But just one year from now, Twentieth Century Fox may no longer exist. There is a massive amount of uncertainty looming at 20th Century Fox as 2,300 employees of the 83-year-old studio behind Deadpool ...

Sony Details What’s Next for their “Spider-Man/Marvel Universe” After ‘Venom’

Venom, the highly anticipated comic book adaptation that hits theaters in October, isn’t just an attempt to do justice to the legendary symbiote after a lackluster appearance in 2007’s Spider-Man 3. It’s also a big-budget bet by Sony Pictures that the world of Spider-Man can spawn its own cinematic universe to rival what Disney has ...

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