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Hugo Weaving Talks Not Returning to MCU, Matrix Franchises

Hugo Weaving participated in some of the biggest film franchises with the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Tolkien, and The Matrix The 59-year old actor completed Peter Jackson's Tolkien-related projects in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and final The Hobbit film Weaving spoke to Time Out on what happened in his talks with Marvel and Warner Bros[...]

'John Wick' Director Chad Stahelski Says Wachowskis Working on New 'The Matrix'

"The Matrix" Returns to Theaters for 20th Anniversary

“Dolby Cinema offers moviegoers an unparalleled sense of realism in how they experience this game-changing film, making it a must-see event, whether for the first time or a return to The Matrix.” of four Academy Awards,The Matrix follows programmer Thomas Anderson (Keanu Reeves), who harbors a secret life at night as the hacker Neo, who[...]

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Benedict Cumberbatch Hears Voices in Clip from Showtime's Patrick Melrose

Academy Award nominee Jennifer Jason Leigh (The Hateful Eight) and Screen Actors Guild® winner Hugo Weaving (The Matrix trilogy) also star as the parents of Patrick Melrose Rounding out this accomplished cast are Anna Madeley (The Crown), Blythe Danner (Meet the Fockers), Allison Williams (Girls), Pip Torrens (The Crown), Jessica Raine (Call the Midwife), Prasanna[...]

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Benedict Cumberbatch Has Issues As Patrick Melrose

Showtime has released the first trialer for Patrick Melrose, a five-part series starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Hugo Weaving and Anna Madeley The series is based on the semi-autobiographical novels by Edward St Aubyn.The books show Aubyn’s life growing up in a highly dysfunctional upper-class English family, dealing with both of his parents death, his alcoholism, heroin addiction and recovery, and[...]

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Jennifer Jason Leigh And Hugo Weaving Join Benedict Cumberbatch In Patrick Melrose

Showtime's Patrick Melrose, a five-part series starring Benedict Cumberbatch, is adding three more actors to the cast: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Hugo Weaving and Anna Madeley The series is based on the semi-autobiographical novels by Edward St Aubyn.The books show Aubyn's life growing up in a highly dysfunctional upper-class English family, dealing with both of his[...]

Peter Jackson's "Mortal Engines" Reportedly Bringing On Hugo Weaving

Philip Reeve's Mortal Engines four book series of futuristic steampunk London is being adapted by Jackson for Universal with Christian Rivers directing, and the newest casting rumor brings it all back to Middle Earth.Variety is reporting via their unnamed source that Hugo Weaving is on board for the film, in a yet-to-be-confirmed role We already know that[...]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For April 4

But the night was not over yet, as Hulk Hogan returned and for some reason defeated Yokozuna in 22 seconds to become the new champion, in the worst Wrestlemania finish of all-time. in Bleeding Cool history, in 2014 Rich Johnston reported on the big DC Comics move to Burbank and the logistics of the staff moving.Today's Birthdays[...]

Hugo Weaving Has Changed His Tune, Speaking Positively About Playing Red Skull

Hugo Weaving hasn't been shy in the past to talk about his displeasure at playing the Red Skull in Captain America: The First Avenger It has meant rumours about his return to the character have been muted.However, it seems the door might have opened just a little bit on that Speaking to Yahoo, in a series where[...]

If Red Skull Is Returning, No One Has Told Hugo Weaving

So will he be part of Captain America: Civil War? Even actor Hugo Weaving doesn't know. "I have absolutely no idea," Weaving said when asked if he'd be returning for Captain America: Civil War or possibly in another Marvel film "I haven't talked to anyone about it, so, yeah, we'll just have to wait and see[...]

Agent Smith Returns – A General Electric Commercial Set In The World Of The Matrix

It features the multiplicitous return of Agent Smith, so logic dictates it takes place inside The Matrix.The ad was directed  by David Gordon Green, of Pineapple Express and George Washington, not the Wachowskis - though they did give it their blessing.[youtube][/youtube]I wonder if Hugo Weaving found that more creatively fulfilling than the Transformers movies, eh?As[...]

Transformers 4 – New Characters And Recurring Cast Revealed?

He'll be back, right?Of course! Of course.And now, Hugo Weaving has told Collider he's yet to be approached about reprising the role of Megatron He then went on to discuss his feelings towards the role: That’s a weird job for me because it honestly was a two-hour voice job, initially I was doing a play and[...]

A Very Big List Of Casting Updates

What we have here are a few days worth of casting updates. First off, comes the ridiculously exciting news that Hugo Weaving will be reuniting with the Wachowskis for their adaptation of David Mitchell's Cloud Atlas, which already boasts Tom Hanks, Susan Sarandon and Halle Berry among its impressive-looking cast According to Weaving himself, who broke[...]

Red Skull Concept Art From Captain America: The First Avenger…?

Can your mind's eye transpose the bone structure of Hugo Weaving onto this face easily enough?As with all concept art, the time to start believing it is when the Cease and Desist orders start flying about Hasn't happened yet...UPDATE: These images appear to have first turned up at Mundo Hype, and then linked on The Daily Blam[...]

First Image Of The Cosmic Cube Aka Tesseract From The Captain America Movie

What we see is Hugo Weaving holding a little cube This is the Cosmic Cube, referred to in the movie as the Tesseract, and apparently a key maguffin in the story.And that's it? A wee plastic cube? I'd expect there's some FX overlaying to be done This doesn't look too cosmic at all.Maybe the magazine[...]

Captain America Clip From Comic-Con Reveals Thor Tie-In

Appearing first in shadow is Hugo Weaving As he steps forward we see he isn't the Red Skull yet He's dressed in an SS uniform A real sharp dressed man.The old survivor seems to know who Hugo Weaving is Weaving says he based his voice on Wenrern Herzog and I could kinda hear this when[...]