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Jon Favreaus Gnomes &#038 Goblins Launches Later This Month

Jon Favreau's Gnomes & Goblins Launches Later This Month

Today we learned that Jon Favreau and Jake Rowell's VR title Gnomes & Goblins will finally be launching later this month Its been a long four years since this game was previewed back in 2016, as they introduced us to an all-new epic VR experience that is essentially a fantasy adventure simulation adventure in a[...]

The Mandalorian EPs Talk George Lucas Influence Season 3 Concerns

The Mandalorian EPs Talk George Lucas Influence, Season 3 Concerns

The Mandalorian executive producers Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni are a perfect example of this, speaking with The Hollywood Reporter for an interview that revealed right from the jump that the two were taking a break from post-production on the second season to speak (making that October premiere window even more solid than it was[...]

The Mandalorian: Jon Favreau Looks To Keep the Core Fans In Mind

The Mandalorian: Jon Favreau Looks "To Keep the Core Fans In Mind"

As series go, Disney+'s The Mandalorian has been having a pretty good run of things, and two people who fans can thank in large part for that are series creator/director Jon Favreau and executive producer/director Dave Filoni With the series rumored to be dropping a teaser soon (ahead of a reported October premiere), the second[...]

The Mandalorian Composer Praises Jon Favreaus Season 2 Work

The Mandalorian Composer Praises Jon Favreau's Season 2 Work

The Mandalorian series creator Jon Favreau must have been a saint in a past life, because it sure seems like he's being rewarded for it with how things have gone with the second season of Disney+ live-action Star Wars spinoff series Finding a way to thread the production needle and avoid most of the obstacles that[...]

The Mandalorian Season 2: WWEs Sasha Banks Calls Out Gina Carano

The Mandalorian Season 2: WWE's Sasha Banks "Calls Out" Gina Carano

Series creator Jon Favreau confirmed the series' second-season return for October, and that EP Dave Filoni, Peyton Reed (Ant-Man), Robert Rodriguez (Sin City), cast member Carl Weathers, Rick Famuyiwa (Dope), Bryce Dallas Howard (Dads), and Sam Hargrave (Extraction) would be sharing time with him in the director's chair Add in that Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant,[...]

The Mandalorian Season 2: Jon Favreau Says We Were Lucky

The Mandalorian Season 2: Jon Favreau Says "We Were Lucky"

With the series set to return for a second season in October, news leaks have Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera Morrison, and Michael Biehn joining the cast, with series creator Jon Favreau, executive producer Dave Filoni, Peyton Reed (Ant-Man), and Robert Rodriguez (Sin City) helming episodes this go-around Now, Favreau is giving fans an even[...]

The Mandalorian Forces HFPA to Clarify Golden Globes Nomination Rule

The Mandalorian Forces HFPA to Clarify Golden Globes Nomination Rule

Disney+ and Jon Favreau's The Mandalorian helped put the streaming service on the map when it comes to original content and the viability of live-action Star Wars series, and now its influence has extended out into the awards arena This week, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) clarified a Golden Globes rule that directly impacts[...]

The Mandalorian: Disney+ Docuseries Trailer Takes Us Behind the Scenes

The Mandalorian: Disney+ Docuseries Trailer Takes Us Behind the Scenes

Series creator and showrunner Jon Favreau (The Lion King) is back at the helm when the series blasts back on to the streaming service this fall, with some familiar names returning and others possibly joining Even better, reports are already out that work's begun on the third season, six months before the series' second-season debut[...]

Russian Doll Creator Leslye Headland Sets Star Wars Series at Disney+

Russian Doll Creator Leslye Headland Sets Star Wars Series at Disney+

Less than a day after reports circulated that Jon Favreau was already working on a third season of The Mandalorian comes word that Russian Doll creator, showrunner, and executive producer Leslye Headland is developing a new live-action Star Wars series for Disney+ Variety reports exclusively that the project will be a female-focused series that takes[...]

The Mandalorian Reportedly Already Moving Ahead with Season 3

The Mandalorian Reportedly Already Moving Ahead with Season 3

Series creator and showrunner Jon Favreau is back at the helm, with series pilot director Dave Filoni back to direct and rumors of Rosario Dawson (DMZ) being cast as Ahsoka Tano (of Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels fame) not exactly being denied by the actress On May 4, the streamer looks[...]

The Mandalorian Celebrates Star Wars Day with New Disney+ Docuseries

The Mandalorian Celebrates Star Wars Day with New Disney+ Docuseries

With the critically-praised hit series returns this fall, it will with creator and showrunner Jon Favreau back at the helm In addition, series pilot director Dave Filoni will be back to direct, and those rumors of Rosario Dawson (DMZ) being cast as Ahsoka Tano (of Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels fame)[...]

The Mandalorian Season 2: Jon Favreau Confirms When Star Wars Series Returns

"The Mandalorian" Season 2: Jon Favreau Confirms When "Star Wars" Series Returns

By now, we're sure you've had the chance to check out Disney+ and Jon Favreau's first live-action Star Wars television series, The Mandalorian (check out our reviews of the first three episodes here, here and here, and our overall coverage here) Today brings viewers season finale "Chapter 8: Redemption" and a lot to mentally unpack on what[...]

The Mandalorian: Gina Carano Talks Cara Dune &#038 (Naturally) Baby Yoda

"The Mandalorian": Gina Carano Talks Cara Dune & (Naturally) Baby Yoda

The Mandalorian creator Jon Favreau only had Carano in mind when he conceived Cara Dune, the former Rebel shock trooper She spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about her career and how she used her MMA experience into her roles.[caption id="attachment_944167" align="aligncenter" width="1594"] DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption]The Mandalorian introduced Cara in the Bryce Dallas Howard-directed episode “Sanctuary.”[...]

The Mandalorian: Disney+s Spaghetti Western-in-Space Because Star Wars Drinks Your Genres &#8211 It Drinks Them Up

"The Mandalorian": Disney+'s Spaghetti Western-in-Space, Because "Star Wars" Drinks Your Genres – It Drinks Them Up

Producer-writer Jon Favreau and director Dave Filoni draw on all the tropes of the Spaghetti Western to create a new type of Star Wars story There’s a bar brawl, quick-draw shootouts A crime boss played by Werner Herzog Displaced Stormtroopers work as mercenaries in the middle of nowhere like former Confederate soldiers on the run.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RVnrBLOBcIThe[...]

The Mandalorian S01 Ep01: Star Wars Rocks in a Whole New Way (Spoiler Review)

"The Mandalorian" S01 Ep01: Star Wars Rocks in a Whole New Way (Spoiler Review)

Herzog hires the Mandalorian to track down an elusive bounty, and the payment offered is something the bounty hunter can't turn down.[caption id="attachment_1117089" align="aligncenter" width="1649"] Image Courtesy Lucasfilm/Disney[/caption]This leads to an epic hunt, a training montage, Nick FREAKING Nolte in the role of his lifetime, a gun fight between the Mandalorian, his robot buddy, and[...]


Spider-Man Split: Sony Pictures Chief Matter is Closed (For Now)

"Spider-Man" Split: Sony Pictures Chief, "Matter is Closed (For Now)"

I think we’re pretty capable of doing what we have to do here.” Jon Favreau, who presented at the summit and took the “mentor” role as the MCU’s Happy Hogan from Robert Downey, Jr’s Tony Stark in Spider-Man: Far from Home, spoke about the potential for Spider-Man’s return and future involvement in the MCU. “I’ve been talking[...]


11 Character Posters for Disneys Live-Action The Lion King

11 Character Posters for Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

Yes, we know, "live-action" seems a stretch for Jon Favreau's remake of the animated Disney classic The Lion King, but that's what Disney is calling it.Whatever it is, we can all agree these 11 character posters just released by the House of Mouse are our best look at what those classic animated African animals will look like[...]

The Chef Show: Jon Favreau Returns to Dinner for Five Roots on Netflix

'The Chef Show': Jon Favreau Returns to 'Dinner for Five' Roots on Netflix

We are SOOOOOO looking forward to Jon Favreau's new series coming to Netflix this summer, The Chef Show.Seriously, it's like everything we loved about Dinner for Five but current, and with Favreau himself doing some of the cooking that he picked up during Chef (a wonderful film).Favreau just shared the first trailer for the upcoming Netflix series[...]