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Poker Face: Jameela Jamil, Tim Meadows Among 5 to Join Peacock Series
A handful of talent will be joining the Natasha Lyonne and Rian Johnson Peacock series Poker Face Tim Meadows (Saturday Night Live, The Goldbergs), Jameela Jamil (The Good Place, She-Hulk), Nicholas Cirillo (Outer Banks, Jesus Revolution), Audrey Corsa (All Rise, Dear Edward), and Niall Cunningham (And Just Like That, Life in Pieces) have all been[...]
Taika Waititi walks the red carpet ahead of the 'At Eternity's Gate' screening during the 75th Venice Film Festival at Sala Grande on September 3, 2018 in Venice, Italy. Editorial credit: Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com
Editorial credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com | Rian Johnson arriving for the "Knives Out" screening as part of the London Film Festival 2019 at the Odeon Leicester Square, London Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com As far as some projects that are a little more nebulous, there is a project that Marvel Megaboss Kevin Feige[...]
RUMOR: Patty Jenkins, Rian Johnson's Star Wars Films Have Been Shelved
Belloni is saying that not only was Rogue Squadron shelved due to "creative differences," but those creative differences also impacted the David Benioff and Dan Weiss Star Wars trilogy that was canceled after Game of Thrones ended and that Rian Johnson's Star Wars movies are also not moving forward for very similar reasons. I talked to a few insiders[...]
Dave Bautista at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2' held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, USA on April 19, 2017. Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com
Bautista is currently making headlines for his leading role in Zack Snyder's Army of the Dead, which is due to stream this week, and he will appear in Dune later this year. Rian Johnson always draws interesting and fantastic performances from his actors, so seeing someone like Bautista, who clearly just loves every moment of acting, combined[...]
A Cool Breeze on the Underground: Rian Johnson Options Don Winslow Book
Don Winslow's debut private eye novel A Cool Breeze on the Underground has been optioned by Rian Johnson and his Knives Out partner Ram Bergman along with MRC Corey Finley, the writer-director of Bad Education, will direct the TV series adaptation as well as executive produce Johnson, Bergman, and Nena Rodrigue will be executive producers for[...]
Poker Face: Natasha Lyonne to Star in Rian Johnson Peacock TV Series
Instead of being trapped in a Groundhog Day time loop, the star finds herself in a mystery-themed TV series Poker Face created by Knives Out (2017) director Rian Johnson for Peacock The NBC Universal streamer announced a 10-hour-long episode order for Johnson's TV debut from T-Street and MRC Television. Images courtesy of Featureflash Photo Agency and[...]
Star Wars Director Rian Johnson is a Pokémon GO Addict Just Like Us
In fact, Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson has also confessed to a Pokémon GO addiction with a tweet showcasing his new avatar outfit Take a look at that drip. Rian Johnson and his Pokémon GO avatar Credit: Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen and Niantic Rian Johnson, who it must be said shows immense willpower by[...]
Netflix will adapt "The Three-Body Problem" trilogy (Image: Netflix)
Weiss (Game of Thrones), and Alexander Woo (The Terror: Infamy, True Blood), with Rian Johnson and producing partner Ram Bergman (Looper, Knives Out, Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi) serving as executive producers- with all five billed by the streaming service as "fierce advocates for the source material." Netflix will adapt "The Three-Body Problem"[...]
Pokémon GO Livestream and Team Lounges Announced for GO Fest 2020
After building hype with a Rian Johnson-directed trailer for GO Fest 2020, Niantic announced a series of plans to enrich the event, including print-at-home merch to replace what would have been available at the original location, worldwide in-game research that allows players to work toward unlocking special spawns at GO Fest, and even a collaboration[...]
Chris Evans and Scott Derrickson Making Thriller 'Bermuda' Together
Chris Evans is coming off finishing his run as Captain America in the MCU and a memorable turn in the Rian Johnson hit Knives Out last fall The film will be produced by Skydance Derrickson and his writing partner C Robert Cargill will write the script The film will center around, you guessed it, the[...]
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Rian Johnson had an all-star cast, but no specific idea on who to play the lead, Benoit Blanc He spoke with The Hollywood Reporter how the film came together and how a stroke of luck landed him Daniel Craig When Johnson wrote the script, he didn't have anyone specific in mind. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency[...]
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One of the biggest hits of 2019 was Rian Johnson's whodunit Knives Out With its enormous box office success at $304 million globally, there is already discussion about the next film as an unexpected franchise with Daniel Craig's Benoit Blanc in a sequel Little details were provided in the film, but Johnson doesn't want his[...]
Knives Out 2?!?!? -- I Don't Want Another Benoit Blanc Movie [OPINION]
It was my #1 movie of 2019 and Rian Johnson also directed one of my favorite time travel movies (Looper) and one of my favorite Star Wars movies (die mad about it, haters). I'm also a huge fan of Daniel Craig I'm so all-in on Bond I'm binge-ing and reviewing all of them for you before[...]
[FANTASTIC FEST] "Knives Out" - Rian Johnson Slays the Whodunit (Non-Spoiler Review)
Two top executives at Lionsgate confirmed a sequel to Rian Johnson's popular murder-mystery Knives Out (2019) is in the works CEO Jon Feltheimer and Motion Picture Group Chairman Joe Drake confirmed in a February 6th conference call for its production The film garnered a Best Original Screenplay Oscar nomination for the Johnson, and multiple Golden[...]