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David Ayer in Talks For Another WWII Tank Drama

Mike Fleming over Deadline is hearing word that ‘Fury’ helmer David Ayer is in talks to direct ‘El-Alamein,’ a tank battle drama that will cover the epic, bloody standoff between British and German forces in th...

Andy Serkis to Direct VENOM Sequel

Tom Hardy’s ‘Venom’ sequel has locked in a director, with actor-turned-filmmaker Andy Serkis (‘Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle,’ ‘Breathe’) closing a deal to take the helm for the superhero outing. It’s happeni...

Catherine Hardwicke Helms Viking Fantasy HEATHEN

‘Thirteen’ and ‘Twilight’ director Catherine Hardwicke is teaming up with Constatin Film and Prime Universe Films for a feature adaptation of Natasha Alterici’s acclaimed Vault Comic series ‘Heathen.’ Though...

Jennifer Lawrence Joins Paolo Sorrentino-Directed MOB GIRL

Italian filmmaker Paolo Sorrentino (‘This Must Be the Place,’ Youth,’ ‘The New Pope’) has been tapped to direct ‘Mob Girl,’ an adaptation of Teresa Carpenter’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book about the life of the ...

Matt Damon and Tom McCarthy Teaming for Drama STILLWATER

Filmmaker Tom McCarthy (‘Spotlight,’ The Station Agent,’ ‘Win Win’) is set to direct Matt Damon in the drama ‘Stillwater,’ Variety reports. Damon will play Bill, “an American oil-rig rough neck from Oklahoma...

MORTAL KOMBAT Casts Joe Taslim As Sub Zero

Get over here! The long in the works live-action reboot of ‘Mortal Kombat’ is officially on the way, with Indonesian actor and martial artist Joe Taslim (‘The Raid,’ ‘The Night Comes for Us’) announced as the f...

Viral Hoax MOMO Becomes A Film

It has been confirmed that an untitled horror film based on Keisuke Aiso’s creepy "Mother Bird" sculpture is in development with Roy Lee’s Vertigo Entertainment and Taka Ichise producing. Inspired by Ubume, ...

Austin Butler Cast As Elvis in Baz Luhrmann’s Biopic

Austin Butler (‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,’ ‘The Dead Don’t Die’) has been tapped to play Elvis Presley in Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming biopic of the legendary musician, Deadline has learned. The film will sh...

Samuel L. Jackson to Star In Chris Rock’s SAW Reboot

Samuel L. Jackson is set to join Chris Rock for Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures’ upcoming reboot of horror franchise ‘Saw,’ with Max Minghella (‘The Handmaid’s Tale’) and Marisol Nichols (‘Riverdale’) co-starrin...

Animated GREMLINS Prequel Series Gets Greenlight

Back in February it was revealed that WarnerMedia was in development on a animated series based on the ‘Gremlins’ franchise. Forward to now and the studio has announced that it has ordered ‘Gremlins: Secrets of...