movie news

Movie News – Latest news & gossip including Hollywood blockbusters and Irish film industry

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...

Jamie Foxx Is The New SPAWN

Todd McFarlane's long-awaited ‘Spawn’ reboot has found its leading man, casting Jamie Foxx (‘Baby Driver,’ ‘Django Unchained,’ ‘Signal HIll’) as the demonic vigilante. ME and SPAWN!!! Official Spawn Mo...

THE FOUNTAINHEAD Will Be Zack Snyder’s Next

‘Superman v Batman: Dawn of Justice’ and ‘300’ director Zack Snyder has chosen his next film, an adaptation of Ayn Rand’s novel ‘The Fountainhead.’ The filmmaker confirmed the project while answering a fan on t...

MALEFICENT II Begins Principal Photography

Production has begun on ‘Maleficent II,’ a sequel to the 2014 global box office hit ‘Maleficent,’ at Pinewood Studios and on locations throughout the U.K. Angelina Jolie (‘Girl, Interrupted,’ ‘Wanted’) and E...

Danny Boyle Confirmed For JAMES BOND 25

Bond returns in 2019. EON Productions and MGM have announced that production on Bond 25 will start in December this year with Danny Boyle behind the camera, directing from an originally screenplay by his long-t...

Liam Neeson Circles MEN IN BLACK Spinoff

Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson’s ‘Men in Black’ spinoff has set its sights on Liam Neeson for a role, according to Variety. With ‘Fate of the Furious’ and ‘Straight Outta Compton’ director F. Gary Gray b...

Bradley Cooper & Clint Eastwood May Reteam for THE MULE

Bradley Cooper is reportedly looking to reunite with his ‘American Sniper’ director Clint Eastwood for ‘The Mule,’ Eastwood’s next directorial effort that he also plans to star in. Per Variety, the project i...

Steven Spielberg Circling Ulysses S. Grant Biopic

Mike Fleming Jr over Deadline is hearing word that Steven Spielberg has set his sights on a biopic of Ulysses S. Grant, with plans to have his ‘Catch Me If You Can’ star Leonardo DiCaprio to portray the America...