Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Archives

Ambulance Star A Martinez on Working with Michael Bay, Co-Stars & More
While promoting his latest action thriller in Ambulance, Martinez spoke to Bleeding Cool about finally working with director Michael Bay on Ambulance, his character Papi, co-stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, and how acting has changed in the streaming age The film follows adoptive brothers in Danny (Gyllenhaal) and Will Sharp (Abdul-Mateen), who are[...]
Ambulance Star Garret Dillahunt on Working with Director Michael Bay
Ambulance is based on the 2005 Danish film of the same name that follows adoptive siblings-turned-bank robbers played by Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, who hijack an ambulance following a heist and take two first responders hostage Dillahunt plays LAPD SIS (Special Investigation Section) Captain Monroe, who leads his unit to pursue the vehicle. Garret[...]
Black Manta, New 6-Issue Series by Chuck Brown and Valentine De Landro
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II has become a major player in big-budget Hollywood features, with a never-ending roster of major franchises under his belt From the vast worlds of DC's differing Watchmen and Aquaman to the horror icon Candyman, and more recently, the action/sci-fi hybrid Matrix franchise, he's rightfully discovered a reputation for his work in heavy hitter[...]
Todd McFarlame, Donald Mustard and JJ Abrams at DC Fandome
They've got Scott Snyder, but no mention of Josh Williamson, Tom King, James Tynion IV, Jorge Jimenez, Sean Gordon Murphy or Greg Capullo this time around… they just make the place look untidy after all. Fewer Comic Creators, More TV/Film/Gaming/Toy Stars At DC Fandome So here's the full list: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, JJ Abrams, Steve Agee, Melissa Benoist,[...]
Candyman Moves From October 2020 to Sometime in 2021
I mean, we're 30 years later from the original, and unfortunately, it's still quite relevant and quite appropriate to shed light on this issue, which is the way that we've re-imagined it in our telling the story." Candyman's new leading man Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Aquaman, Watchmen) makes his own return to horror after the widely successful[...]
Yahya Abdul-Mateen: Learning to Find Meaning on The Matrix 4 Set
Dwayne Johnson and his Seven Bucks production house are producing a new action film for WB starring Watchmen and Candyman star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II called Emergency Contact Hiram and Dany Garcia of Seven Bucks will also produce, along with Fynn Pictures The film will be set in the Austin underground music scene in Texas…and that[...]
Candyman Moves From October 2020 to Sometime in 2021
Candyman, directed by Nia DaCosta and starring Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, and Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, will open in theaters in 2021 now, after having its release date changed multiple times this year during the pandemic It is a shame, as this was one of the more anticipated horror events of 2020 No matter though, we will[...]
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Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is one of the most up-and-coming superstars in Hollywood and is part of the newest to join The Matrix franchise While promoting his appearance in the Netflix film The Trial of the Chicago 7, the actor spoke to Collider about what little he can offer in the untitled fourth film "My reaction[...]
A look at the police force in Watchmen (Image: HBO)
While it would be easy for Damon Lindelof to get lost in the euphoria that comes with his "remix" pseudo-sequel to comic book classic Watchmen earning 26 Emmy nominations (including for Outstanding Drama Series and acting noms for Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jovan Adepo, Louis Gossett Jr., and Jean Smart), he's always made it[...]
Dr. Manhattan from Watchmen (Image: HBO).
Feels like we got something stuck in our throats…wait…hold on… HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA!!!  As we were saying, Lindelof's ground-breaking series not only took the title for most nominations, but saw those nods include the series overall for Outstanding Drama Series, individual acting recognition for Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jovan Adepo, Louis Gossett Jr., and[...]
Aaron Sorkin arrives to the "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" Los Angeles Premiere on November 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
The film stars a great ensemble, including Eddie Redmayne, Sacha Baron Cohen, Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jonathan Majors, Alex Sharp, Michael Keaton, Jeremy Strong, and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Aaron Sorkin both wrote and directed the film. Deadline reported the news. Aaron Sorkin arrives to the "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" Los Angeles Premiere on November 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, CA[...]
Aaron Sorkin arrives to the "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" Los Angeles Premiere on November 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
The film stars a great ensemble, including Eddie Redmayne, Sacha Baron Cohen, Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jonathan Majors, Alex Sharp, Michael Keaton, Jeremy Strong, and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Aaron Sorkin both wrote and directed the film Deadline reported the news with additional reporting by Variety. Aaron Sorkin arrives to the "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" Los Angeles Premiere on November 18, 2013[...]
Candyman hits theaters in September.
In present day, a decade after the last of the Cabrini towers were torn down, visual artist Anthony McCoy (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II; HBO's Watchmen, Us) and his girlfriend, gallery director Brianna Cartwright (Teyonah Parris; If Beale Street Could Talk, The Photograph), move into a luxury loft condo in Cabrini, now gentrified beyond recognition and inhabited[...]
Candyman - Official Trailer [HD]
An artist (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II) begins to explore the legend of Candyman to rescue his art career Naturally, that is a bad idea The trailer is below if you haven't seen it yet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlwzuZ9kOQU&t=4sVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Candyman – Official Trailer [HD] (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlwzuZ9kOQU&t=4s) With Anthony's painting career on the brink of stalling, a[...]
Angela takes that next step on Watchmen, courtesy of HBO.
Stay together. A post shared by Damon (@damonlindelof) on Mar 30, 2020 at 6:11pm PDT Last week, Regina King, Tim Blake Nelson, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jean Smart, and many more got together to show all of us the easiest way to join the "Washmen" – and it doesn't involve a "secret handshake" – in fact, shaking[...]