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Free Guy: Ryan Reynolds in Matrix Meets Ready Player One [TRAILER]

Free Guy: Ryan Reynolds in Matrix Meets Ready Player One [TRAILER]

We get a glimpse of Antoine (Taika Waititi), who's the creative force behind the game on the receiving end of said revolution who tries to do everything to quell the rebellion We also see Reynolds' character's best friend in Buddy (Lil Rel Howery), helping him make sense of his newfound awareness Written by Matt Lieberman[...]

Our Flag Means Death: Pirate Comedy Series from Taika Waititi HBO Max

Our Flag Means Death: Pirate Comedy Series from Taika Waititi, HBO Max

It's becoming pretty clear that whether it's writing, working behind the camera, in front of the camera, or offering his voice talents for an animated role, Oscar winner and multi-Emmy Award nominee Taika Waititi (What We Do In The Shadows, Jojo Rabbit) isn't big on having a lot of down time On Tuesday, that impression[...]

Thor: Love and Thunder – Natalie Portman Arrives to Begin Filming

Thor: Love and Thunder – Natalie Portman Arrives to Begin Filming

Taika Waititi, who wrote and directed the film, returns for Love and Thunder in the same capacity Joining to co-write is Jennifer Kaytin Robinson (Sweet/Vicious) The fourth film in the Thor franchise will be the penultimate film of Marvel Phase IV before Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness (2022) Tessa Thompson will reprise her[...]

DC FanDome: James Gunn Introduces Us To The Suicide Squad

DC FanDome: James Gunn Introduces Us To The Suicide Squad

Th cast includes Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, David Dastmalchian as Polka-Dot Man, Steve Agee as King Shark, Daniela Melchior as Ratcatcher 2, John Cena as Peacemaker, Flula Borg as Javelin , Nathan Fillion as T.D.K., Mayling Ng as Mongal, Pete Davidson as Blackguard, Sean Gunn as Weasel, Joaquin Cosio, Juan Diego Botto, Storm[...]

James Gunn Reveals New Logo For The Suicide Squad For His Birthday

James Gunn Reveals New Logo For The Suicide Squad For His Birthday

Of course, rumored to be in the cast and the roles that they have been linked to include Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, David Dastmalchian as Polka-Dot Man, Steve Agee as King Shark, Daniela Melchior as Ratcatcher, John Cena as[...]

Taika Waititi Provides an Update on Star Wars &#038 Thor: Love and Thunder

Taika Waititi Provides an Update on Star Wars & Thor: Love and Thunder

The BBC recently got a chance to speak to Taika Waititi and revealed what hard time he is having balancing being a dad that has to homeschool his kids and the various movies that he's currently working on Spoiler alert: he's balancing it all about as well as the rest of us are, which is not[...]

The Mandalorian: Extraction Director Sam Hargrave Joins Season 2 Team

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[...]

The Mandalorian Season 2: Jon Favreau Says We Were Lucky

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[...]

Thor: Love and Thunder &#8211 Chris Hemsworth Praises Taika Waititi Script

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[...]

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

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 Live Tweet With Cast Happening 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 Goes Willy Wonka: Will Write Direct &#038 EP 2 Animated Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Netflix Series

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: Taika Waititi is a Cult Leader in New Trailer

'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[...]

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

"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

"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 Reportedly Being Eyed to Direct a Star Wars Movie

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[...]