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Candyman hits theaters in September.

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 - Official Trailer [HD]

"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 II's 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.” summer, Oscar® winner Jordan Peele unleashes a[...]

Candyman hits theaters in September.

"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

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 /[/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

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[...]