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“Lethal Weapon 5” Producer Dan Lin: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Richard Donner Returning, Awaiting Script

"Lethal Weapon 5" Producer Dan Lin: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Richard Donner Returning, Awaiting Script

In discussing revisiting franchises, it matters not “if” Hollywood revisits rather “when.” Dan Lin (Two Popes) revealed the development of a fifth Lethal Weapon film with original stars Mel Gibson and Danny Glover returning to star along with director Richard Donner during a Producers Roundtable for The Hollywood Reporter.[caption id="attachment_1154059" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Warner Bros[/caption] “We’re trying[...]

First-Time Director Olivia Wilde Compares 'Booksmart' to Classic 80s Teen Films

Olivia Wilde Defends Protrayal of Journalist Kathy Scruggs in 'Richard Jewell'

The Hollywood Reporter caught up with Olivia Wilde at The Gotham Awards:[caption id="attachment_1039004" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Olivia Wilde directs "Booksmart"Photo courtesy of annapurna pictures[/caption] "I have an immense amount of respect for Kathy Scruggs," Wilde told The Hollywood Reporter on the red carpet of the Gotham Awards on Monday "She’s no longer with us, she died very young,[...]

Todd Phillips Clarifies "Joker" Sequel Rumors

Despite conflicting reports between The Hollywood Reporter and Deadline Hollywood, director Todd Phillips cleared the air regarding any discussions about a sequel to Joker He spoke to Indiewire about what really happened in his meetings with Warner Bros and star Joaquin Phoenix.[caption id="attachment_918211" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Todd Phillips, photo byDFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption] The Reporting Dispute THR reported Phillips[...]

James Dean Resurrected Through CGI in Vietnam War Drama “Finding Jack”

James Dean Resurrected Through CGI in Vietnam War Drama "Finding Jack"

Directors Anton Ernst and Tati Golykh obtained permission from the Dean estate to use his likeness for the film, according to The Hollywood Reporter.[caption id="attachment_1114338" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Warner Bros.[/caption]An establish star on TV, Dean landed the film role that solidified his status in pop culture playing Jim Stark in Rebel Without a Cause (1955)[...]

“Mortal Kombat”: Jax, Raiden, Mileena Cast in Live-Action Film Reboot

"Mortal Kombat": Jax, Raiden, Mileena Cast in Live-Action Film Reboot

Nothing has been revealed of the plot and shooting will begin in Australia later in 2019.Mortal Kombat is slated for a 2021 release.The Hollywood Reporter Three more actors signed on to join New Line Cinemas’ Mortal Kombat live action film reboot with Mehcad Brooks (Supergirl), Tadanobu Asano (Thor: Ragnarok), and Australian Sisi Stringer joining the[...]

'Knightfall' – Mark Hamill on Possibility of 'Star Wars' Fatigue: "Yeah, I Think There Is"

He spoke to The Hollywood Reporter for their “Awards Chatter Podcast” about the abundance of Star Wars content available across TV and film, Solo underachieving at the box office, and his HISTORY series, Knightfall.[caption id="attachment_976152" align="alignnone" width="2000"] Mark Hamill at the 44th Annual Saturn Awards / Photo by Mary Anne Butler[/caption]When asked if audiences grow[...]

Rutger Hauer

But Really, What Did Rutger Hauer Think of Blade Runner 2049?

It's been a hot minute since anyone asked themselves, "Gee, I wonder what Rutger Hauer thought of such and such film," and thanks to the Berlin Film Festival, we know the answer for Blade Runner 2049.[caption id="attachment_797262" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Hauer, of course, was one of the stars of the original Sir[...]

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The Weekly Static s01e26: Gronkowski, Gaiman, MLK, and More!

I want these words to make things right, but isn't it the wrongs that make the words come to life? I mean, who does he think he is? Cause if that's the worst you got, better put your fingers back to the key. Cause it's one night and one more time, but thanks for the […]

American Gods Season 2: Neil Gaiman Denies Article Allegations

***UPDATE*** A day after it was reported exclusively by The Hollywood Reporter that Jesse Alexander would be assuming showrunner responsibilities alongside author and executive producer Neil Gaiman on Starz’s  American Gods, the novelist took to Twitter to challenge a number of the assertions made in the article regrading behind-the-scenes budget and script battles When asked if it was true[...]