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Sam Hargrave is joining The Mandalorian season 2 (Image: Netflix).

The Mandalorian: Extraction Director Sam Hargrave Joins Season 2 Team

Disney+'s The Mandalorian stars Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano, Nick Nolte, Giancarlo Esposito, Ming-Na Wen, Carl Weathers, Emily Swallow, Omid Abtahi, Werner Herzog, Taika Waititi, Bill Burr, and Mark Boone Jr star. Okay, now this is just starting to get silly. Disney+'s live-action Star Wars spinoff series The Mandalorian somehow found a way to pretty much fly above the[...]

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The Mandalorian Season 2: Jon Favreau Says "We Were Lucky"

Joining Favreau were directors Filoni, Bryce Dallas Howard, Rick Famuyiwa, Deborah Chow, and Taika Waititi Chow is set to direct the streaming service's upcoming Obi-Wan series, while Waititi is developing his own film set in the Star Wars universe Favreau revealed that because of the complexities of how television/streaming schedules run, the second season feels[...]

New Thor: Ragnarok Poster By Dániel Taylor On Sale At Mondo Tomorrow

New Thor: Ragnarok Poster By Dániel Taylor On Sale At Mondo Tomorrow

Credit Mondo[/caption]"Taika Waititi's THOR: RAGNAROK is one of the best the MCU has to offer It's hilarious, full of great characters and moments, advances the story arcs of several characters we've grown to know and love, and even brilliantly weaves in elements of the "Planet Hulk" comic book storyline – all while retaining Taika's signature[...]

Chris Hemsworth at the World premiere of 'Avengers: Endgame' held at the LA Convention Center in Los Angeles, USA on April 22, 2019. Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com

Thor: Love and Thunder – Chris Hemsworth Praises Taika Waititi Script

As far as Marvel is concerned, the Thor franchise is Taika Waititi’s as long as he wants The director invigorated the franchise since his stellar outing in Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Bringing Mark Ruffalo’s Bruce Banner/Hulk and Cate Blanchett’s Hela certainly helped as the film grossed $122.7 million domestically and $853 million globally at the box[...]

EXPLAINED: How Jane Foster Becomes THOR!

PETA Urges Thor to Go Vegan to Lose Weight for Thor: Love and Thunder

PETA suggests that director Taika Waititi uses a vegan die to explain how Thor could drop the weight from Avengers: Endgame to be back in fighting shape for Love and Thunder A press release from PETA explains that going vegan would both "explain any weight loss and be a natural extension of his compassion for[...]

Happy Death Day is having a Twitter Watch Party Friday.

Happy Death Day Live Tweet With Cast Happening Friday

James Gunn, Taika Waititi, and more have all done similar things with their own films as well. [caption id="attachment_840088" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Happy Death Day Tweet Along With Cast Will Happen On Friday.[/caption] Happy Death Day Fans Are Excited The film has quite the online following Whole websites and social media threads about the mechanics of the film are[...]

Taika Waititi Casts Kaimana in His Upcoming "Next Goal Wins" Adaptation

Taika Waititi Goes Willy Wonka: Will Write, Direct & EP 2 Animated "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" Netflix Series

The world of Willy Wonka, Charlie, Oompa-Loompas, and everlasting gobstoppers are being placed in the imaginatively masterful hands Taika Waititi (JoJo Rabbit, Thor: Love and Thunder) The Academy Award-winner will write, direct, and executive produce a pair of animated series for Netflix based Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.[caption id="attachment_1118351" align="alignnone" width="2000"] Editorial credit:[...]

'Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss': Trailer For Out There Comedy Debuts

'Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss': Taika Waititi is a Cult Leader in New Trailer

The leader of said cult is played by Taika Waititi, and many familiar faces play members The film debuted in 2018 at the Tribeca Film Festival during their Midnight offerings Check out the insane trailer below:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hd3MVoqbvG8&feature=youtu.beIn this unorthodox black comedy, a young couple's Los Angeles home turns into a suicide magnet[...]

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"The Auteur": Taika Waititi, Jude Law Eyeing Hollywood Satire Series for Showtime [REPORT]

Academy Award-winning writer/director/actor Taika Waititi (JoJo Rabbit) and The New Pope star Jude Law may not be looking to "bite the hand that feeds them" with their reported-but-not-yet-confirmed limited series The Auteur, it appears Showtime is looking to bite on the project in a big way.[caption id="attachment_1162184" align="alignnone" width="1600"] Cubankite / Denis Makarenko (Shutterstock.com)[/caption]Based on[...]

"Thor: Love and Thunder" Taika Waititi Taps Jennifer Kaytin Robinson for Script

Following Taika Waititi’s triumphant win for Jojo Rabbit at the Oscars, the director refocused his efforts on his latest Marvel sequel Thor: Love and Thunder He recruited Jennifer Kaytin Robinson, who wrote and directed Someone Great for Netflix to help him with the script according to Variety.[caption id="attachment_1160207" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption] The Success of[...]

Taika Waititi Casts Kaimana in His Upcoming "Next Goal Wins" Adaptation

Taika Waititi Reportedly Being Eyed to Direct a Star Wars Movie

The final episode of The Mandalorian was directed by Taika Waititi and fans have latched onto the idea that Waititi is the one who should direct a movie now that David Benioff and D.B Weiss' trilogy is no longer happening According to The Hollywood Reporter fans might be getting their wish as Waititi has been approached to[...]



Taika Waititi Casts Kaimana in His Upcoming "Next Goal Wins" Adaptation

Taika Waititi Casts Kaimana in His Upcoming "Next Goal Wins" Adaptation

In his upcoming adaptation of the 2014 documentary Next Goal Wins, Taika Waititi tells the story of the American Samoa soccer team and their fight to end the longest losing streak in FIFA history Joining the cast, which already includes Michael Fassbender and Elisabeth Moss, is Kaimana in the role of Jaiyah Saelua, the first non-binary player to play in[...]

Jojo Rabbit Shouldn't Be A Problematic Film For Disney

What "Jojo Rabbit" Has to Say About Redemption (Spoilers)

It also began a six-month bout of depression that was tenacious and unrelenting.Warning for minor spoilers for Jojo Rabbit. So there’s my bias going into to Taika Waititi’s latest movie Jojo Rabbit In some ways, a story about the impact of white supremacy and Nazi ideology is something I’m a sucker audience for, having heard about those[...]

"Jojo Rabbit" Review: A Powerful Comedy That Covers Difficult Topics Brilliantly

"Jojo Rabbit" Review: A Powerful Comedy That Covers Difficult Topics Brilliantly

Jojo Rabbit aims to tackle the difficult subject matter blind devotion and a coming-of-age film with grace and comedic flair that just works.[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Director: Taika Waititi Summary: A young boy in Hitler's army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home.The coming-of-age story paired with the imaginary friend trope is as old[...]

"The Mandalorian": Disney+ Offers New Details on Live-Action "Star Wars" Series [PREVIEW]

If you're going to do a live-action Star Wars series, this is the way to do it." [caption id="attachment_1018402" align="alignnone" width="1200"] The Mandalorian/Disney+[/caption]Set between the events in Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, the drama from showrunner Favreau (The Lion King) and Dave Filoni (The Clone Wars) takes place after the fall of the[...]

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"The Mandalorian" Shows Why His Reputation Precedes Him… [PREVIEW]

If you're going to do a live-action Star Wars series, this is the way to do it." [caption id="attachment_1018402" align="alignnone" width="1200"] The Mandalorian/Disney+[/caption]Set between the events in Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, the drama from showrunner Favreau (The Lion King) and Dave Filoni (The Clone Wars) takes place after the fall of the[...]

"The Mandalorian": Kuiil's Never Met a Mandalorian… But He's Read the Stories [PREVIEW]

If you're going to do a live-action Star Wars series, this is the way to do it." [caption id="attachment_1018402" align="alignnone" width="1200"] The Mandalorian/Disney+[/caption]Set between the events in Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, the drama from showrunner Favreau (The Lion King) and Dave Filoni (The Clone Wars) takes place after the fall of the[...]

"The Mandalorian" Releases First-Look Image, Teaser of Ming-Na Wen's Fennec Shand [VIDEO]

If you're going to do a live-action Star Wars series, this is the way to do it." [caption id="attachment_1018402" align="alignnone" width="1200"] The Mandalorian/Disney+[/caption]Set between the events in Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, the drama from showrunner Favreau (The Lion King) and Dave Filoni (The Clone Wars) takes place after the fall of the[...]