nicholas hoult Archives

It was the one-on-one that fans had been waiting for since the news broke that Nicholas Hoult had been cast as Lex Luthor in writer/director James Gunn's Superman (previously Superman: Legacy) This week's edition of the Inside of You with Michael Rosenbaum podcast finds Hoult sitting down with the man who knows a thing or[...]
Willem Dafoe Says Nosferatu Is "Just Beautifully Photographed"
The latest summary of Nosferatu is currently a "gothic tale of obsession between a haunted young woman and the terrifying vampire infatuated with her, causing untold horror in its wake." Nosferatu is directed by Robert Eggers, and it will star Bill Skarsgård, Lily-Rose Depp, Willem Dafoe, Nicholas Hoult, Emma Corrin, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Simon McBurney, and Ralph Ineson[...]
Last month, the news hit that Nicholas Hoult (Hulu's The Great) would be joining DC Studios co-CEOs James Gunn & Peter Safran's new DCU as Lex Luthor Of course, it would make perfect sense that Hoult would be portraying the big bad first for Gunn's upcoming Superman: Legacy Superman Lex Luthor You know how their[...]
Nicholas Hoult Joins the "Mission: Impossible" Franchise
It's been a tumultuous ride for DC films, but very soon, filmmaker James Gunn aims to change that by presenting audiences with a new, reimagined version of DC and its iconic characters, starting with the all-important DC project Superman: Legacy! And while we've already received our next Superman star along with a few other actors,[...]
Renfield: First Trailer, Images, and Poster Look Awesome
(from left) Dracula (Nicolas Cage) and Renfield (Nicholas Hoult) in Renfield, directed by Chris McKay © 2023 Universal Studios All Rights Reserved. The Nosferatu Relaunch is Truly Robert Eggers's Passion Project In a new interview discussing Renfield, Nicholas Hoult was asked about his attachment to the upcoming Nosferatu relaunch The actor shared, "Yeah, in terms of reimagining[...]
Renfield Director on Working with Nicholas Hoult and Nicolas Cage
Especially Renfield's leading duo, Nicolas Cage and Nicholas Hoult. Photo Credit: Michele K Short/Universal Pictures (from left) Renfield (Nicholas Hoult) and Phil (Joseph Mikel) in Renfield, directed by Chris McKay © 2023 UNIVERSAL STUDIOS All Rights Reserved. Renfield's Hands-On Team of Actors When speaking to /Film about the new movie Renfield and working with its two leading actors,[...]
Renfield: First Trailer, Images, and Poster Look Awesome
Instead, since this movie is called Renfield, Nicholas Hoult is the star of the show, since he plays the title character. "Well, first of all, I don't know how you say no to Dracula, but two things come to mind," Cage explained "One, he's a character that's been done well many times and then been done poorly[...]
Nicholas Hoult Joins the "Mission: Impossible" Franchise
Nicholas Hoult is about to join the cast, which includes stars Bill Skarsgard and Lily-Rose Depp The director will also pen the script, with Jeff Robinov, John Graham, Eggers, Chris Columbus, and Eleanor Columbus producing Eggers has been trying to get this film off the ground for years and almost got it made with Anya Taylor-Joy and Harry Styles starring a few years back. Deadline had[...]
The Great: What if Game of Thrones Was a Sitcom?
Catherine (Elle Fanning), as the new empress in town, has to navigate her narcissistic sociopathic husband Peter (Nicholas Hoult), his court of ass-kissing nobles, and the Orthodox Church to gain power and improve the lot of all Russians They, in turn, keep plotting to stab her in the back  It's like high school, only the[...]
The Great: What if Game of Thrones Was a Sitcom?
Much of the comedy also comes from Nicholas Hoult revealing previously-untapped comic talent as the narcissistic, sociopathic, and homicidal manchild Peter, around whom the entire court has to revolve lest he has them murdered The central dynamic of the show is their dysfunctional marriage as Catherine tries to make her high-minded moves around Peter who's[...]
The Hollywood Reporter broke the news about Awkwafina joining the fun. Robert Kirkman and his company Skybound Productions will help produce the movie based on a pitch made by Kirkman. Chris McKay will helm the project, Rick and Morty writer Ryan Ridley will spin the tale of Renfield, and it will be produced by Skybound Entertainment's Robert Kirkman, David Alpert, Bryan Furst, and Sean Furst. Nicholas Hoult will star in[...]
Willy’s Wonderland Dir Kevin Lewis Talks Nicolas Cage, Title Change
Chris McKay will helm the project, Rick and Morty writer Ryan Ridley will spin the tale of Renfield, and it will be produced by Skybound Entertainment's Robert Kirkman, David Alpert, Bryan Furst, and Sean Furst. Nicholas Hoult will star in the film as Renfield The character was a worshipper of Dracula in the original novel, who liked to drink blood[...]
Nicholas Hoult Joins the "Mission: Impossible" Franchise
Today, Nicholas Hoult has signed on to star as the main character The news was reported on by The Hollywood Reporter. Editorial credit: Andrea Raffin / Renfield Is One Of Many Universal Monsters Films Coming "The character of Renfield originated in Bram Stoker's 1897 novel Dracula as a patient in an asylum with an obsession for drinking blood, deluded[...]
A scene from Crossing Swords (Image: Hulu).
In the animated series, Patrick is a good-hearted peasant who lands a coveted squire position at the royal castle however his dream job quickly turns into a nightmare when he learns his beloved kingdom is run by a hornet's nest of horny monarchs, crooks, and charlatans. A scene from Crossing Swords (Image: Hulu). Even worse, Patrick's valor[...]
Esai Morales at the Annual Trans4m Benefit Concert at Avalon on January 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, CA. Editorial credit: Kathy Hutchins /
Deadline is reporting that Ozark baddie Esai Morales will step into the lead villain role, replacing Nicholas Hoult Seems the production shutdowns have created a scheduling conflict with Hoult, which has led him to have to walk away from the project This is something to keep an eye on, as the ever-changing schedules in Hollywood right[...]
Nicholas Hoult Joins the "Mission: Impossible" Franchise
One of Nicholas Hoult's most iconic roles is as the younger version of Hank McCoy/Beast in the X-Men: First Class films Kelsey Grammer initially played the older version in X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) Hoult spoke to GQ in a career retrospective reflecting on his most iconic roles When he auditioned for Beast in 2011,[...]
Nicholas Hoult Joins the "Mission: Impossible" Franchise
Nicholas Hoult has fond memories as part of Fox's X-Men franchise playing the younger version of Hank McCoy/Beast through four films Making his debut in First Class (2011), the actor reprised the role in Days of Future Past (2014), Apocalypse (2016), and Dark Phoenix (2019) With Disney's acquisition of 20st Century Fox in March 2019,[...]
Based on the novel by Peter Carey. The True History of the Kelly Gang, starring George MacKay, Essie Davis, Nicholas Hoult, Orlando Schwerdt, Thomasin McKenzie, Charlie Hunnam, and Russell Crowe hits select theaters (maybe), VOD streaming, and rental on April 24th. The True History of the Kelly Gang looks like it could be a bright spot on[...]
'The Current War' Available on Digital Now, Blu-ray March 31st
An all-star cast is in this one, including Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, and Tom Holland Funny- all four of them have been in superhero films How about that Check out the cover and special features for the release below: Three brilliant visionaries set off in a charged battle for the future in THE CURRENT WAR:[...]
Opening This Week: Onward, Emma, The Way Back, Spenser Confidential, and More!
Jackson, Anthony Mackie, Nia Long, Nicholas Hoult, and Colm Meaney Rated R, limited release, and viewable on AppleTV+ can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: The Banker — Official Trailer | Apple TV+ ( Spenser Confidential Mark Wahlberg stars as Spenser, an ex-cop trying to solve the murders of two cops in Boston[...]
REPORT: Robert Pattison AND Nicholas Hoult Screen Testing for 'The Batman'
Pictures upcoming The Batman film from director Matt Reeves continues, with a new report suggesting that both the rumored for sure Bruce Wayne Robert Pattinson is currently screen testing along with the continually rumored other favorite, Nicholas Hoult. Umberto Gonzales of The Wrap says the screen tests are happening now, and that the suspects these tests include full costume (aka[...]
George R. R. Martin Hosts 'Tolkien' Q&A, "Gandalf Could Kick Dumbledore's A$$"
Martin to continue a literary magic user debate during a Q & A, because that's exactly what he did during the official premiere of Fox Searchlight's Tolkien. "Gandalf could kick Dumbledore's ASS," the Song of Ice and Fire author exclaimed during his chat with Nicholas Hoult (J R R Tolkien in the film), Lily Cole (Edith Bratt), and director Dome[...]
Nicholas Hoult, Lilly Collins
We are even more excited for Fox Searchlight's upcoming JRR Tolkien biopic film after chatting with some of the stars during WonderCon 2019, and this new Toklien featurette only adds to the anticipation. Nicholas Hoult (who plays J R R Tolkien in the film) chats with Lily Collins (who plays Tolkien's wife and muse Edith Bratt)[...]
TOLKIEN | Trailer 2 | FOX Searchlight
It stars Nicholas Hoult as the man who creates Middle Earth, and it looks pretty freaking great. Just this morning, a second trailer was released for the film: Dome Karukosk is directing the film, which will reportedly follow J R R.'s time as a student obsessive about language and an outsider who searched for belonging[...]
FOX Searchlight Releases First Teaser Trailer for 'Tolkien'
Fox Searchlight has released a first-look teaser trailer for their upcoming Tolkien film, starring Nicholas Hoult as "Lord of the Rings" author J R R Tolkien, and Lilly Collins as Tolkien's wife, Edith Bratt. Dome Karukosk is directing the film, which will reportedly follow J R R.'s time as a student obsessive about language and an outsider who searched for belonging[...]
Wanna See Nicholas Hoult as J.R.R. Tolkien in Biopic 'Tolkien'?
We're pretty excited to get a glimpse of Nicholas Hoult as The Hobbit, Lord of The Rings author J.R.R Tolkien in the upcoming Fox Searchlight biopic, Tolkien. After being announced some time ago, updates were few and far between for the project Earlier this month, Fox Searchlight finally shared a release date for the film, and today we've[...]
'Tolkien' Biopic Starring Nicholas Hoult Finally Gets a Release Date
We are thrilled to report that Fox Searchlight's JRR Tolkien biopic Tolkien finally has a release date! Nicholas HoultPhoto by Andrea Raffin / Starring Nicholas Hoult as Tolkien, the film will explore the formative years of the orphaned author as he finds friendship, love, and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at school[...]
The Favourite Poster
Throw in solid supporting work from Nicholas Hoult and his ridiculous wig, and the cast is top notch. It is just a shame that it all feels like such a drag Even at a smidge under two hours, this film feels under-edited We want to spend as much time as possible with our three leads, and[...]
Top Gun: Maverick – Who Will Play Goose's Son?
It's going to be a competition film, like the first one… but a progression for Maverick," so says Cruise. Anthony Edwards as character Goose from "Top Gun" The big news currently is apparently a search for who will play Anthony Edwards's character Goose's son in the upcoming sequel, as directed by Joseph Kosinski. If you'll recall, Goose doesn't make it[...]
nikola Tesla
Nicholas Hoult plays Tesla, and although his character's entrance gets some flowery words in the trailer, it's rather anticlimactic. This is a film I personally have been waiting for, because the pre-press made it sound like it was going to be a Tesla vs Edison-centric story That still may be the case, but judging from this[...]