Chris Hemsworth News
5:22 PM 6/26/2014 by Jeff Giles
What do you have when you take Snow White out of your Snow White and the Huntsman franchise? Well, just the Huntsman, of course -- but when he's played by Chris Hemsworth, and he was presumably locked up for several sequels before Marvel turned him into Thor (and a box office god), that's probably more than enough to justify a spinoff, at least in terms of dollars-and-cents potential.
feedproxy.google.com – After two outings with Robert Downey Jr., Shane Black may be looking to team up with another Avenger for an upcoming film. Chris Hemsworth has reportedly been eyed for the lead role in Doc Savage, which Black has been attached to direct for a few years already. Hit the jump for all the latest updates on the project. 25 weeks 1 day ago via donnieyen
3:49 PM 6/4/2014 by Binh Ngo
Universal is still keen on making that Snow White and the Huntsman sequel -- the nearly $400 million worldwide box office gross is just too much for the studio to ignore. On that front, Universal is close to zeroing in on a director to helm the movie the studio plans to release in 2016.
What's Popping: 'Star Wars,' 'Beverly Hills Cop 4,' 'Masters of the Universe,' 'The Mummy,' 'Lethal Weapon'
12:25 PM 5/10/2014 by Binh Ngo
Disney is serious about releasing a Star Wars movie in theaters every year starting with Episode VII. Before this decade is over, we'll be seeing three spin-offs in between the main episodes. Efforts to turn Beverly Hills Cop into a TV series didn't go anywhere, but apparently, the pilot for the TV show tested so well that Paramount wants to put the fourth movie in production.
6:50 PM 5/8/2014 by Binh Ngo
Warner Bros. and producer Joel Silver hired Will Beall to write the Lethal Weapon reboot back in 2011 and, apparently, it is starting to bear fruit.
fb.indiewire.com – We've long known that Warner Bros. was planning some kind of remake/reboot of "Lethal Weapon" — along with a bunch of other titles in their catalog —and at one point "Gangster Squad" writer Will Beall was tapped to pen the script. And we basically haven't heard anything in a few years, but today some fresh rumors suggest this thing is back in motion in a big way. 32 weeks 4 hours ago via jackiechan
joblo.com – There aren't many details at this point, but it appears LETHAL WEAPON might be getting a reboot, and the rumor is Chris Hemsworth has been offered the lead role in the film. Sources have told The Tracking Board it won't be a full reboot though, and "the recent version of the script centers on the desires of an older cop’s son (presumably Riggs’) and his wishes to join... 32 weeks 6 hours ago via brucelee
screenrant.com – We’re now only three Marvel movies away from the arrival of The Avengers: Age of Ultron, which will kick off the busy box office summer of 2015. As a sequel to the highest-grossing comic book movie of all time, the pressure is really on for writer and director Joss Whedon to create a worthy follow-up to his initial success. 40 weeks 2 days ago via jetli
comicbookmovie.com – Over the weekend, Chris Hemsworth attended Wizard World Comic Con in Sacramento, CA, where he signed autographs, posed with fans, and took part in an open Q&A. During the latter session, the Aussie actor was asked about his breakout role as Marvel's Thor, and whether the God of Thunder will get more time to shine in The Avengers sequel next year than he did in the original 2012 superhero assembly. 40 weeks 3 days ago via brucelee
2:39 PM 1/30/2014 by Jeff Giles
While all of us mere mortals are stuck out here anticipating the next round of Marvel movies, execs at Marvel are already busy planning their next next batch of films -- and as proof, Variety reports that the studio has just hired Craig Kyle and Christopher Yost to co-write the screenplay for the third Thor.