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Kevin Hart: Go Directly to 'Monopoly' Movie. Do Not Pass "Go." Do Not Host Oscars.

Joining the actor/comedian is his Ride Along collaborator Tim Story, who will direct the film Negotiations are said to be in the final stages, based on exclusive reporting from Deadline Hollywood.[caption id="attachment_955041" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Storyline details are being kept under wraps, with no set writer or shoot date set.Hart, John Cheng, and Carli Haney[...]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 13

Macy actor (1950), Robin Duke comedian (1954), Adam Clayton musician (1960), Joe Ranft animator (1960), Tim Story director (1970), Emile Hirsch actor (1985)[gallery columns="4" size="large" ids="622560,622570,622577,622572,622559,622566,622575,622563"]Artist Lee Faulk passed away today in 1999 He was the creator of the comic strips The Phantom and Mandrake The Magician.If you live in Thailand, Happy National Elephant Day!Also Happy Birthday Donald Duck! (His birthday is given as this day in the cartoon Donald's Happy Birthday, but[...]

Shaft… We're Just Talking About A Reboot

Tim Story, the director of the Fantastic Four and Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, is being given another popular franchise to reboot.. Newline is giving him Shaft.This will be the third time the Ernest Tidyman character will be adapted for the big screen In 1971 Richard Roundtree starred in Gordon Park's classic blaxploitation film[...]

Updated Christmas Carol To Feature Ice Cube As Scrooge

Deadline reports Ice Cube will star in Humbug, a modern retelling of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol.Tim Story is already slated to direct the film, which will see Cube play a "wealthy real estate mogul shown a path to redemption by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future." It is unclear if he'll actually[...]

Hitman Action Comedy Black Phanton Set To Star Kevin Hart And Jamie Foxx‏

No doubt buoyant from the success of Ride Along, star Kevin Hart, director Tim Story and producer Will Packer are lining up another action comedy picture, Black Phantom, From the sounds of things, it's going to be a tangled mess of double and triple crosses.I'll give you the simplified, Hollywood Reporter take on the plot[...]

No Surprise Here – Ride Along 2 To Reunite Tim Story, Ice Cube And Kevin Hart‏

According to Deadline, director Tim Story and stars Ice Cube and Kevin Hart are making their deals to reprise their duties.Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi, two of the writers on the first film, are scripting the sequel Nice to see the screenwriters prove slightly less interchangeable than is often the case with these franchises, though[...]