Warner Bros. has given Johnny Depp no choice but to step down from his role as the dark wizard Grindelwald in the “Fantastic Beats” film franchise. The news comes after Depp lost his libel case against British tabloid newspaper, The Sun, when they wrote an article in 2018 labeling him as a “wife beater.”
It’s looking like Oscar Isaac has been tapped by Marvel Studio’s to star in the upcoming “Moon Knight” TV series for Disney+. The Casting has not been officially confirmed but multiple outlets are saying that Isaac is at the top of the list for nabbing the role of anti-hero “Moon Knight” aka Marc Spector.
The 25th entry in the James Bond franchise “No Time To Die” was reportedly being shopped around by MGM to streaming services for nearly 600 million dollars. Spoiler, no one took them up on the offer.
Both Sony’s “Ghostbusters: Afterlife” and Universals “Candyman” reimagining have been pushed back until summer 2021. This news comes on the wake of hundreds of theaters being shut down indefinitely across the US and UK.
Director Kevin Smith is gearing up to film his “Mallrats” sequel, tentatively called “Twilight of the Mallrats”. The film will primarily focus on Jason Lee’s character “Brodie” and his now teenage daughter.
Amazon Studios is in the process of obtaining “Coming 2 America”, the sequel to the 1988 Eddie Murphy hit, from Paramount Pictures. The film was originally intended to be released theatrically but that doesn’t seem to be a financially successful route amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Hulu is reviving the “Animaniacs” and “Pinky and the Brain” with a little help from executive producer Steven Spielberg.
New set photos have surfaced of director Matt Reeves “The Batman” which is currently filming in Liverpool, UK.
New Line Cinema has acquired the rights to superhero-stoner comedy “Super High” starring Andy Samberg, Craig Robinson, and Common.
Denis Villeneuve’s “Dune” is the latest film to be delayed in light of the recent news that Cineworld will be shutting down hundreds of theaters across the U.S. and U.K. Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures have made the decision to push the tentpole back almost a full year to October 1st, 2021.