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Tony Kaye To Direct Indie Crime Drama HONOURABLE MEN

Tony Kaye, the filmmaker behind ‘American History X,’ is attached to direct indie crime drama ‘Honourable Men,’ from a script by late screenwriter Gary DeVore. Per Variety, the film is set in New York City i...

Ewan McGregor Cast in THE SHINING Sequel DOCTOR SLEEP

"Come and play with us, Danny." Ewan McGregor has entered into talks with Warner Bros. for ‘Doctor Sleep,’ a follow-up to Stanley Kubrick’s iconic 1977 horror ‘The Shining’ that will see the ‘Trainspotting’ sta...

Gawker-Hulk Hogan Pic Lands Francis Lawrence

Francis Lawrence (‘Red Sparrow,’ ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,’ ‘Constantine’) will take directing duties for ‘Conspiracy,’ a drama about the demise of Gawker Media. Based on the book by Ryan Holiday, th...

Gal Gadot Joins Dwayne Johnson In RED NOTICE

Rawson Marshall Thurber is set to take the director’s chair for ‘Red Notice,’ a new action comedy that has Dwayne Johnson and Gal Gadot attached to star. Penned by Thurber, the film sees Johnson playing an I...

James Wan Developing ARACHNOPHOBIA Remake

Hollywood’s remake trend continues with Mike Fleming over at Deadline hearing word that a remake of 1990 horror comedy ‘Arachnophobia’ is in the works with ‘The Conjuring’ and 'Aquaman' director James Wan produ...

Eddie Murphy to Play Blaxpoitation Icon Rudy Ray Moore

Eddie Murphy, who hasn’t appear on screen since 2016’s ‘Mr. Church,’ has signed on to produce and star in ‘Dolemite Is My Name,’ a biopic on blaxploitation star Rudy Ray Moore. The film, a longtime passion p...

MR. ROBOT Duo Re-Teaming for AMERICAN RADICAL

‘Mr. Robot' creator Sam Esmail and star Rami Malek are re-teaming for a feature adaptation of Tamer Elnoury and Kevin Maurer’s ‘American Radical: Inside the World of an Undercover Muslim FBI Agent,’ Deadline ha...

Lee Daniels in Talks for Billie Holiday Biopic

‘Precious’ and ‘The Butler’ filmmaker Lee Daniels has reportedly set his sights on a biopic of iconic jazz singer Billie Holiday for his next project, with R&B singer Andra Day and Lakeith Stanfield ('Sorry...

Jared Leto’s Joker to Get Standalone Movie

The good folk over at Variety are hearing word that Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment have plans for Jared Leto (‘Blade Runner 2049’) to reprise his take on Batman’s archenemy the Joker for a standalone movie. ...

Sylvester Stallone Developing JACK JOHNSON Biopic

Sylvester Stallone (‘Creed,’ ‘The Expendables,’ ‘Rocky’) has announced plans, via Deadline, for an untitled biopic on the first African-American heavyweight champion, the late Jack Johnson. The news comes da...