Rick Famuyiwa Archives

The Mandalorian Season 3 Episode 1 Review: A Long Road to Redemption
Directed by Rick Famuyiwa and written by creator Jon Favreau, "The Apostate" hits familiar notes because, let's face it, the finale of season two was a hard act to follow, but it felt like a back-to-basics episode sticking with the familiar formula that's worked all this time That's a fine way to start a season,[...]
Directed by The Mandalorian helmer Rick Famuyiwa, the first episode is set to focus on the Bride of Frankenstein & Dracula and will premiere on Thursday, October 28, within Fortnite as part of its "Shortnitemares Festival." Episodes 2 through 4 will be released early next year, and Fortnite players will be able to purchase the[...]
The Mandalorian: Chapter 15: The Believer Is Unexpected Redemption
All Rights Reserved. Written and directed by Rick Famuyiwa (Dope), he definitely created some of the most exciting action of The Mandalorian almost on par with the previous episode "The Tragedy' by Robert Rodriguez It wasn't just the action scenes that did it for me, but the real intense quality performance from actor and comedian Burr,[...]
Star Wars The Mandolorian Image
They have also revealed some of the names that will be directing episodes, including Dave Filoni (who will take the reigns of the first episode), Deborah Chow (Jessica Jones), Rick Famuyiwa (Dope), Bryce Dallas Howard (Solemates), and Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok) The series is being written and  executive produced by Jon Favreau. Production on the first Star[...]
The Chi: Showtime Drops Official Trailer For Chicago Drama Series
Rick Famuyiwa (Dope) directed the premiere episode and is also listed as an executive producer; with Fox 21 Television Studios handled production. The cold, mean streets of The Windy City are about to get a little colder and a little meaner starting January 7th, 2018, with the premiere of Showtime's The Chi Created by Lena[...]
Famuyiwa's Departure Could Slow Down Flash Production, Release Date
Earlier this week, Bleeding Cool reported that The Flash director Rick Famuyiwa had left the film due to "creative differences," a phrase in the entertainment business whose definition can range anywhere from minor disagreement to full Josh Trank Fantastic Four style flameout. Now, rumors are swirling around the Hollywood gossip toilet that Famuyiwa's departure may push back production on[...]
The Flash Movie Hits A Speed Bump
Director Rick Famuyiwa (Dope) has left the project The standard excuse is being given: creative differences Famuyiwa is the second director who has left the project, Seth Grahame-Smith stepped away from The Flash earlier this year. Now this isn't the first WB / DC project to have creative differences with a director Michelle MacLaren left Wonder Woman only[...]