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Mark Romanek To Direct ABC's Alien Invasion Thriller Pilot The Visitors
Mark Romanek is returning to TV for the 2014 pilot season, and will direct ABC's alien invasion thriller pilot The Visitors, according to Deadline. Based on Ray Bradbury's short story Zero Hour, the series will: chronicles the race against the clock to defeat an unseen alien enemy out to destroy the world using our most precious resource[...]
Mark Romanek In Talks To Direct Casey Affleck In Boston Strangler Drama
From Cinderella to the Boston Strangler? Well, this seems much more Mark Romanek's speed Variety reports Romanek is in talks to direct the Warner Bros film which has Casey Affleck set to star in the true life murder mystery. In the vein of Zodiac and Seven, the story follows an ambitious detective desperate to catch the[...]
Watch: Jay Z's Picasso Baby, A Short Film Directed By Mark Romanek
A ten minute short film directed by Mark Romanek premiered on HBO on Friday and has now been made available online The short documents a performance art project by Shawn Carter aka Jay Z in which he performed Picasso Baby, the second track from Magna Carta… Holy Grail, for six hours straight. The piece was inspired by[...]
Tom Hanks And Ron Howard Back For Another Dan Brown Movie, Inferno
David Koepp, who wrote Angels & Demons, is back to adapt Inferno for Ron Howard. There were rumours that Mark Romanek was in line to direct The Lost Symbol but those plans appear to have been abandoned for now Shame, I was looking forward to that. Well, I was looking forward to another film by Romanek[...]
Kenneth Branagh May Take Over For Mark Romanek On Disney's Cinderella
Linda Ge writes for Bleeding Cool. It was a bummer when Mark Romanek left Disney's upcoming live action remake/reboot/re-imagining of the classic fairy tale Cinderella, but it looks like the studio won't have to downgrade to keep the production on its projected 2014 release schedule. Vulture reports Kenneth Branagh is negotiating to take over directing duties and[...]