simon kinberg


Simon Kinberg Explains the Dark Phoenix Date Push

Simon Kinberg Explains the Dark Phoenix Date Push

It would appear that the second date pushback for 20th Century Fox's Dark Phoenix isn't cause for panic, so says first-time director Simon Kinberg.He very calmly and purposely explained to our friends over at Collider how the second release date (remember originally this film was set to open in November of 2018, when it still had "X-Men"[...]

Jordan Peele to Host Narrate The Twilight Zone Revival for CBS All Access (TEASER)

Jordan Peele to Host, Narrate 'The Twilight Zone' Revival for CBS All Access (TEASER)

Co-producing with Peele, Simon Kinberg, and CBS Television Sudios, Peele will be taking on the role originated and held by The Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling during its 1959-1964 run.Here's a look at the announcement teaser released by CBS All Access - which also includes an audio sneak preview of Peele's upcoming narration work:https://youtu.be/PeS26bBeMkU “Too many times this year[...]

[#CinemaCon] Dark Phoenix Gets a New Logo Drops X-Men from Title

[#CinemaCon] Dark Phoenix Gets a New Logo, Drops 'X-Men' from Title

(I'm REALLY hoping for some Hellfire Club and Jason Wyndgaard/Mastermind action, personally.)The film is directed by long-time X-Men franchise collaborator Simon Kinberg, who normally produces these pictures, making Dark Phoenix his very first directorial credit No telling if this will be a good thing, seeing as how he knows the characters (at least in their current cinematic form)[...]

Logans Run Remake Moving Forward Writer Added

'Logan's Run' Remake Moving Forward, Writer Added

Long rumored to be happening with Bryan Singer at the helm, the project gained X-Men: Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg.Deadline is reporting that Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 and 2 writer Peter Craig has been tapped to tackle the script.  The Hollywood Reporter claims to have confirmed the information, reminding us that Craig is a pretty good choice for the film considering Kinberg called Logan's Run[...]


CBS All Access Books Passage to Jordan Peeles The Twilight Zone

CBS All Access Books Passage to Jordan Peele's The Twilight Zone

The streaming service made it official on Wednesday: that signpost up ahead means their next stop will be a revival of the classic television series The Twilight Zone.A month after it was announced that they were attached to the project, Jordan Peele (Get Out, Key & Peele), Simon Kinberg, and Marco Ramirez are confirmed as[...]

Dazzler To Appear In X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Dazzler To Appear In X-Men: Dark Phoenix

But the role is said to be small and there are not plans for Swift to play her. Simon Kinberg will be directing as the movie begins shooting this summer Alone with Turner and Sheridan, Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult, Alexander Shipp and Kodi Smit-McPhee will star There have also been reports that Jessica[...]

James McAvoy Teases Prof X Return For Dark Phoenix Movie

James McAvoy Teases Prof X Return For Dark Phoenix Movie

 It also looks like we'll get the return  of Jennifer Lawrence as Raven/Mystique and Michael Fassbender as Magneto.X-Men: Dark Phoenix will be directed by longtime X-Men producer and writer Simon Kinberg, from a script he's written Early reports state the majority of the film will take place in the 1990s, which would fit in with the original comicbooks source material[...]

Is Fox Biting Off Too Much By Bringing Liliandra Into X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Is Fox Biting Off Too Much By Bringing Liliandra Into X-Men: Dark Phoenix?

I'm glad to see director Simon Kinberg wanting to tell more of the tale and bring the Shi'ar into it, but again I fear it may be too big for a single film.   With news the Fox is negotiating with Jessica Chastain about playing Liliandra in the upcoming X-Men: Dark Phoenix movie, it opens up[...]

Deadpool and Cable Will Team Up Again In X-Force Movie

Deadpool and Cable Will Team Up Again In X-Force Movie

[caption id="attachment_620553" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Art by Sir Robert Liefeld[/caption]It's amazing that X-Men producer Simon Kinberg ever manages to get anything done, what with all the interviews that he does Kinberg's latest sit-down occured with schedule-themed Hollywood gossip site Deadline, and during that interview, Kinberg revealed which characters will be the focal point of the upcoming[...]

Simon Kinberg Explains Things You Already Knew About X-Men: Supernova

Simon Kinberg Explains Things You Already Knew About X-Men: Supernova

Looking to add clarity to these rumors, Simon Kinberg appeared on erotic fan fiction themed movie blog SlashFilm to point out the obvious in an in-depth interview Asked whether the obvious working title for the movie that everyone has been referring to as the working title for months now is the real title of the[...]


Channing Tatums Gambit Movie Could Be Ready To Shoot Next Year Says Simon Kinberg

Channing Tatum's Gambit Movie Could Be Ready To Shoot Next Year, Says Simon Kinberg

X-Men producer, screenwriter, and maybe-soon-to-be-director Simon Kinberg told comic book themed WWE superstars react to stuff website ComicBook.com that the film is in "active development" and could be "ready to go by the end of this year and shoot next year."The idea for the film is a pet project of Tatum's, who will star in the film[...]



James McAvoy Confirms Shooting X-Men Movie In Summer&#8230 But Which One

James McAvoy Confirms Shooting X-Men Movie In Summer… But Which One?!

McAvoy posted a photo to Instagram of a dinner with X-Men producer Simon Kinberg, saying, "I can't wait for the Summer."https://www.instagram.com/p/BQuYoyxB23m/That's pretty close to a confirmation that McAvoy will be filming an X-Men flick, but there's actually two X-Men movies filming this Summer: New Mutants, and the movie codenamed X-Men: Supernova which is expected to[...]


Deadpool 2 To Start Filming Early Next Year

Deadpool 2 To Start Filming Early Next Year

Before the Saturn Awards ceremony, Simon Kinberg spoke with Collider about the upcoming sequel to the surprise Fox hit Deadpool and other Marvel related properties.Kinberg told the reporter that Fox is happy with the $500 Million that X-Men: Apocalypse has made Saying that Days of Future Past was an outlier in the series and that[...]

Was Josh Tranks Fired From Star Wars Because Of His Work On The Fantastic Four

Was Josh Trank's Fired From Star Wars Because Of His Work On The Fantastic Four?

Reports that Trank was "erratic" and at times "very isolated" while making the Fox film. The source said Trank did not offer clear direction, "If you've got someone who can't answer questions or who isn't sure or is in hiding, that's not good."It is said that producers Simon Kinberg and Hutch Parker has to step in to help[...]

Why Miles Teller Was The Right Choice For Mr. Fantastic

Why Miles Teller Was The Right Choice For Mr. Fantastic

In this quick featurette we learn from director Josh Trank and writer Simon Kinberg just why Miles Teller was the right choice to play Reed Richards / Mr Fantastic in the Fox reboot of the Fantastic Four They say the desire to make the film grounded led them to cast the best dramatic actors for[...]