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Marvel Studios Developing SHANG-CHI Feature

Deadline is hearing word that Marvel Studios has set in motion plans for a movie based on their Asian superhero ‘Shang-Chi,’ tapping Dave Callaham (‘Wonder Woman 1984,’ ‘Godzilla,’ ‘The Expendables’) as writer....

FARMAGEDDON – First look at Shaun The Sheep 2

The original Shaun The Sheep showcased some of the amazing talent at Aardman studios and went on to be a box office favourite grossing $106 million worldwide. The sequel hits Irish cinemas cinemas next October ...

Saul Dibb Directing Irish Drama Series DUBLIN MURDERS

It has been announced that Sarah Greene (‘Rosie,’ ’Penny Dreadful’) and Killian Scott (‘Love/Hate.’ ‘The Commuter’) are to lead ‘Dublin Murders,’ an eight-episode psychological crime thriller based on American-...

Jonny Lee Miller and Common Have NINE LIVES

A feature adaptation of Ursula K. Le Guin’s Nebula Award-nominated sci-fi novelette ‘Nine Lives’ is in the works, with Jonny Lee Miller (‘Elementary,’ ‘Trainspotting’) and Oscar and Grammy-winner Common (‘The H...

Clea DuVall’s HAPPIEST SEASON Eyes Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart, who is currently off shooting the Elizabeth Banks-directed reboot of ‘Charlie's Angels,’ has entered into talks for the same-sex romantic comedy ‘Happiest Season.’ The next directorial effor...

Remake of Classic Western HIGH NOON In The Works

Filmmaker David L. Hunt (‘Greater,’ ‘Living Dark: The Story of Ted the Caver’) and producer Thomas Olaimey have closed a deal with Karen S. Kramer, wife of the late producer-director, Stanley Kramer, for a rema...

First Look at Russell Brand In FOUR KIDS AND IT

Our first look at the upcoming family adventure film based on Dame Jacqueline Wilson’s best-selling novel, ‘Four Kids And It,’ a modern twist on E Nesbit’s 1902 classic ‘Five Children and It.’ The film, whic...

Chris Pratt Circling Lead Role in THE SAINT Remake

Mike Fleming over at Deadline is hearing word that Paramount Pictures has set its sights on ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ and ‘Jurassic World’ star Chris Pratt for a new take on Leslie Charteris’ Robin Hood-like ch...

Indie Comic BLACK HAMMER Getting TV & Film Adaptations

Legendary Entertainment has scored the movie and television rights to Jeff Lemire’s critically acclaimed comic book series ‘Black Hammer’ with plans to adapt the property into multiple projects, THR has learned...