Rhett Reese


Deadpool 2 Actor Morena Baccarin Defends Films Fridging Controversy

Deadpool 2 Actor Morena Baccarin Defends Film's Fridging Controversy

Many felt it was such a disservice to Vanessa, who was such an important character with happened in the first film in 2015.[caption id="attachment_1042746" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Morena BaccarinEditorial credit: lev radin / Shutterstock.com[/caption]At word came back to writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, they told Vulture they weren't even aware of the trope[...]

Zombieland: Writers Share Kevin Bacon Jean-Claude Van Damme Pitches

"Zombieland:" Writers Share Kevin Bacon, Jean-Claude Van Damme Pitches

In the latest version of “Zombieland Cameo That Never Was Theatre”, Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese shared their script pitches online to actors who turned down offers to cameo for their 2009 hit for those suffering the Coronavirus Blues The duo wrote for a number of actors in the off-chance any of them accepted The[...]

Zombieland Writers Post Mark Hamill Slyvester Stallones Non-Cameos

"Zombieland" Writers Post Mark Hamill, Slyvester Stallone's Non-Cameos

As Hollywood suspended productions globally, some like Zombieland writers Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese decided to make the best of the situation The two decided to post completed scripts proposed to numerous actors like the late Patrick Swayze, Kevin Bacon, Dwayne Johnson, Mark Hamill, Sylvester Stallone, and Joe Pesci All turned them down before Bill[...]

Zombieland: Writers Share Script Idea for Patrick Swayze Cameo

"Zombieland": Writers Share Script Idea for Patrick Swayze Cameo

Writers Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese had another name in mind originally, the late Patrick Swayze Unfortunately, the actor fell ill before they offered the part Before Wernick and Reese settled on Murray, they considered other actors including Kevin Bacon, Mark Hamill, Dwayne Johnson, Sylvester Stallone, and Joe Pesci.[caption id="attachment_1182924" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Featureflash Photo[...]

Zombieland: Double Tap Early Draft Featured Ghostbusters Reunion

"Zombieland: Double Tap" Early Draft Featured "Ghostbusters" Reunion

The song is more appropriate for the original post-credits ending planned in 2009: the Ghostbusters reunion.[caption id="attachment_1033008" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actor Bill MurrayPhoto by Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com[/caption] The Planned Scene for Zombieland Director Ruben Fleischer and writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick originally planned for Murray to play golf with Ghostbusters castmates Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, and[...]

Deadpool Writers Talk Marvel Future Third Film

"Deadpool" Writers Talk Marvel Future, Third Film

Writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick assures fans Disney gave the greenlight to continue the Deadpool franchise as is There is a lot of planning involved to make it happen from finishing the script to see what characters from the Marvel Cinematic Universe they’ll be permitted to use Speaking with Entertainment Weekly, Reese and[...]

Zombieland: Double Tap Red Band Trailer Reveals Cameo

"Zombieland: Double Tap" Red Band Trailer Reveals Cameo

It cuts to “from the writers of Deadpool” in case people forgot about Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick,  who wrote the first movie.The trailer revisits the White House, but an extension of a previous sequence Tallahassee said he thought he would have made a fine president as he props his leg on the president’s desk[...]

6 Underground: Michael Bay Teams Up with Deadpool Writers for Big Netflix Action Movie [Trailer]

"6 Underground": Michael Bay Teams Up with "Deadpool" Writers for Big Netflix Action Movie [Trailer]

Michael Bay is the latest filmmaker to join the Netflix stable of near-unlimited budgets for A-list directors. And he filmed a script by the screenwriters of Deadpool, Paul Wernick and Rhett Rheese. Ryan Reynolds plays the lead with Melanie Laurent, Ben Hardy, Adria Arjona, Dave Franco and Manuel Garcia-Rulfo as his team. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLE85olJjp8&feature=youtu.beVideo can't be […]

Zombieland: Double Tap Featurette is Fun Times at the Apocalypse

"Zombieland: Double Tap" Featurette is Fun Times at the Apocalypse

From the looks of Double Tap, it seems like director Ruben Fleischer along with returning writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick with newcomer Dave Callaham at least on the surface, honoring the legacy of the original.With an expanded cast, comes greater threats and possible more epic cameos with Bill Murray returning and fellow Ghostbusters and[...]

Jesse Eisenberg Gives Zombieland: Double Tap Update at SXSW

Jesse Eisenberg Gives 'Zombieland: Double Tap' Update at SXSW

Murray made a cameo in the 2009 film, but given his fate, I wonder how they bring him back.Also coming back is director Ruben Fleischer and writers Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese Joining them is Dave Callaham In an interview with ComicBook.com, Fleischer fondly recalled the experience he had making the original Zombieland, and the profound[...]

Zombieland: Double Tap Adds Silicon Valley Star Thomas Middleditch

'Zombieland: Double Tap' Adds 'Silicon Valley' Star Thomas Middleditch

Others new to the cast include Zoey Deutch, Avan Jogia, and Rosario Dawson, according to Variety.Riding the coattails of his previous film for Sony, Venom, director Ruben Fleischer reunites with writers Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese, who have been busy with a different Marvel franchise for FOX in Deadpool.Shooting began in January 2019 and scheduled[...]

Zombieland: Double Tap Shows New Poster Rosario Dawson Joins Cast

'Zombieland: Double Tap' Shows New Poster, Rosario Dawson Joins Cast

Unfortunately, director Ruben Fleischer and writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick found themselves high in demand after the film’s success Amazon Prime announced a TV series with different actors in the roles of Tallahassee, Columbus, Wichita, and Little Rock, but the horrible reception caused its abrupt cancellation.Since the 2009 Sony film, Fleischer went on to[...]

Waynes Mark McKenna Talks Dream Role Del Dynamic and Pop Culture Picks (INTERVIEW)

Wayne's Mark McKenna Talks Dream Role, Del Dynamic, and Pop Culture Picks (INTERVIEW)

Created by series writer Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, and Kirk Ward, the series is a righteously insane-in-all-the-right-ways mix of John Hughes, John Wick, Rian Johnson's Brick, and the Coen Brothers‘ Raising Arizona.[caption id="attachment_922066" align="aligncenter" width="600"] YouTube Premium[/caption]When McKenna‘s Wayne learns that his birthright – a 1978 Pontiac Trans Am – was stolen from his father on his[...]

Wayne: YouTube Premiums Bloody Great New Comedy Gets Official Trailer

Wayne: YouTube Premium's Bloody Great New Comedy Gets Official Trailer

Created by series writer  Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, and Kirk Ward, the series is a righteously insane-in-all-the-right-ways mix of John Hughes, John Wick, Rian Johnson's Brick, and the Coen Brothers' Raising Arizona.Needless to say, we fell for it hard (as our review below can attest) - and now the fine[...]

Wayne s01e0102: If Garth Ennis and The Coen Brothers Wrote a John Hughes TV Series (TRIBECA TV FESTIVAL REVIEW)

Wayne s01e0102: If Garth Ennis and The Coen Brothers Wrote a John Hughes TV Series (TRIBECA TV FESTIVAL REVIEW)

Premiering at this year's Tribeca TV Festival, the ten-episode series was created by series writer Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, and Kirk Ward.[caption id="attachment_922065" align="aligncenter" width="600"] YouTube Premium[/caption]When Mark McKenna's (Sing Street, Kat and Alfie: Redwater) Wayne learns that his birthright - a 1978 Pontiac Trans Am - was stolen from[...]

Deadpool: No Good Deed Is A Short Not A Teaser

'Deadpool: No Good Deed' Is A Short Not A Teaser

It seems we have some clarification from writer Rhett Reese; it's a short not a teaserhttps://twitter.com/RhettReese/status/838126916443918336One of the things that has been lacking from the Marvel Studio home releases of late are the shorts that used to accompany them They were good ways of expanding the universe without having to dedicate entire movies[...]



Deadpool 2 Writers Comment On Cables Origins Being Batsh*t Insane

'Deadpool 2' Writers Comment On Cable's Origins Being Batsh*t Insane

One of the things that made Deadpool so successful is that it managed to appeal to a rather wide audience despite being an obscure character that only comic fans had heard of.In an interview with Collider, writers Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese are already thinking about how to approach this character while walking the line[...]

A Moody Teenager And A CGI Character To Return In Deadpool 2

A Moody Teenager And A CGI Character To Return In 'Deadpool 2'

Collider recently caught up with writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick to talk about what characters are going to return for the sequel Despite the fact that the studio could only afford Negasonic Teenage Warhead (Brianna Hildebrand) and Colossus (Stefan Kapicic) for the first movie they were the perfect duo to counter Deadpool's sense of[...]