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Candyman Director Nia DaCosta On Not Saying His Name In The Mirror

Candyman Director Nia DaCosta On Not Saying His Name In The Mirror

Candyman, directed by Nia DaCosta and starring Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, and Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, will open in theaters in 2021 now, after having its release date changed multiple times this year during the pandemic It is a shame, as this was one of the more anticipated horror events of 2020 No matter though, we will[...]

Captain Marvel: Ryan Fleck Congratulates Nia DaCosta Landing Sequel

Captain Marvel: Ryan Fleck Congratulates Nia DaCosta Landing Sequel

Given the wealth of quality directors in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it’s no surprise among the first to congratulate Nia DaCosta as the new director of Captain Marvel 2 is one of the co-directors of the 2019 original, Ryan Fleck, who posted his response on social media via Twitter “Congratulations @NiaDaCosta !!!!!! Can't wait to[...]

Captain Marvel 2: Nia DaCosta to Direct Sequel for Marvel Studios

Captain Marvel 2: Nia DaCosta to Direct Sequel for Marvel Studios

Nia DaCosta's Candyman remake might not see a release in 2020, but she has far bigger fish to fry just landing one of the most coveted directing jobs in Marvel Studio's Captain Marvel 2, according to Deadline Hollywood Disney and Marvel had no comment after Deadline's inquiry Da Costa takes over for Anne Bowden and[...]

Candyman Director Nia DaCosta Shares Deeply Affecting Short

Candyman Director Nia DaCosta Shares Deeply Affecting Short

Candyman director Nia DaCosta posted a chilling teaser for the film today on her Twitter page The short was made with puppets and uses the short to juxtapose the events of the movie with what is going on in the world today. "CANDYMAN, at the intersection of white violence and black pain, is about unwilling martyrs[...]

Candyman Producer Jordan Peele On Why Nia DaCosta Is Directing

Candyman Producer Jordan Peele On Why Nia DaCosta Is Directing

Instead, he hand-picked Nia DaCosta (Little Woods) to bring the iconic villain back to screens Peele recently talked to Empire magazine about why he felt DaCosta is perfect to bring Candyman back to life, and why he decided not just to do it himself.[caption id="attachment_1169629" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Candyman hits theaters in September.[/caption] Candyman is "Beautiful" Because[...]

Candyman Has Been Delayed to the Fall By Universal/MGM

"Candyman" Has Been Delayed to the Fall By Universal/MGM

Anxious to maintain his status in the Chicago art world, Anthony begins to explore these macabre details in his studio as fresh grist for paintings, unknowingly opening a door to a complex past that unravels his own sanity and unleashes a terrifyingly viral wave of violence that puts him on a collision course with destiny. Honestly,[...]

Candyman: New Image of Yahya Abdul-Mateen IIs Character

'Candyman': New Image of Yahya Abdul-Mateen II's Character

Director Nia DaCosta says his journey is just as interesting as Candyman himself:“He’s an artist who lives in the neighbourhood,” DaCosta tells Empire, “and part of the movie is him figuring out his place there as a Black gentrifier His identity is a really cool part of this film.”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlwzuZ9kOQUThis summer, Oscar® winner Jordan Peele unleashes a[...]

Candyman: Jordan Peele Nia DaCosta Update Will Hook You [TRAILER]

"Candyman": Jordan Peele, Nia DaCosta Update Will Hook You [TRAILER]

Fans of the 1992 Clive Barker original Candyman won’t likely be disappointed by this 2020 spiritual sequel from Jordan Peele and director Nia DaCosta The 2020 film takes place in the same Chicago Cabrini-Green housing projects as in the 1992 original The difference in the 2020 film is the area undergoes gentrification DaCosta spoke with[...]

Candyman: Helen Lyle is Returning For New Film Will Virginia Madsen

'Candyman': Helen Lyle is Returning For New Film, Will Virginia Madsen?

The spiritual sequel is produced and co-written by Jordan Peele, and directed by Nia DaCosta There is no word on if Madsen will make a cameo or anything One would hope so though Aquaman's Yahya Abdul-Mateen II will star.MGM Group President Jordan Glickman had this to say about the announcement:“We cannot wait for the world to see what[...]

Candyman Reimagining Finds its Candyman in Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

'Candyman' Reimagining Finds its Candyman in Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

Nia DaCosta will direct No word yet on if original Candyman star Tony Todd will make an appearance, although it feels like he will Call it a hunch.[caption id="attachment_994116" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Yahya Abdul-Mateen IIPhoto by DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Mateen is about to blow up, as he is also set to star in Peele's next film Us[...]

Jordan Peele Producing Candyman Remake Will be Directed by Nia DaCosta

Jordan Peele Producing Candyman Remake, Will be Directed by Nia DaCosta

Producer Jordan Peele will help bring the legend back to life, with director Nia DaCosta in the chair helming the project No word yet on casting, but one would imagine Tony Todd will be back in some capacity MGM will release the film in association with Universal and Peele's Monkeypaw Productions Candyman originally hit screens[...]