James Cameron News
deadline.com – That’s the second Avatar legal loss in a row for Eric Ryder and another win for James Cameron. Three weeks after LA Superior Court Judge Susan Bryant-Deason granted the director’s motion for summary judgment, Ryder’s efforts to have her dismissed from the case have failed. Ryder wanted the judge pulled from the case because her husband is a line producer who has worked on Fox projects such as We Bought A Zoo. 6 weeks 2 days ago via brucelee
2:23 PM 10/22/2013 by Binh Ngo
Stephen Lang, who plays Colonel Miles Quaritch in Avatar, will return to play the same character in all three Avatar sequels, Fox announces in a release (via Deadline.) His character (seemingly) died in the first movie, so his return opens up the possibility that other characters may be back as well -- like Sigourney Weaver's Dr.
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Even though Stephen Lang‘s Col. Miles Quaritch character seemed to have run his course in 20th Century Fox’s Avatar, director James Cameron has revealed that Lang is not only returning for the sequel, he’s going to be part of the next three blockbuster films. It sounds like he’s the closest thing to a mix between Star Wars’ Darth Vader and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Terminator character. 7 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee
7:16 PM 10/18/2013 by Binh Ngo
While Fox and James Cameron are not forthcoming with details about the Avatar sequels, like when they're shooting, Sam Worthington is more than happy to oblige. In an radio interview (via Comingsoon), Worthington reveals that the three Avatar sequels are shooting next October. "We are going to start this time next year and we will do two, three and four," Worthington said.
deadline.com – Score another victory for James Cameron in his slew of Avatar lawsuits. The writer-director of the 2009 blockbuster yesterday prevailed in a suit brought against him by Eric Ryder, who claimed that Cameron had used his ideas in the film. LA Superior Court Judge Susan Bryant-Deason granted Cameron’s motion for summary judgment, thereby dismissing Ryder’s suit in its entirety. 9 weeks 6 days ago via jetli
The Download: Arnold Schwarzenegger in 'Avatar 2'; WB & JK Rowling Find 'Fantastic Beasts'; and Jerry Bruckheimer Leaving Disney
5:16 PM 9/20/2013 by Binh Ngo
This week, Sara, Jeff, and Binh discuss the rumor of Arnold Schwarzenegger reuniting with James Cameron in Avatar 2; the deal between Warner Bros. and JK Rowling to develop her novel Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them into a film franchise; and Jerry Bruckheimer and Disney parting ways. Come and join them in The Download.
variety.com – A spokesman for 20th Century Fox has denied an Internet report which claimed Arnold Schwarzenegger would play the villain in “Avatar 2.” On Monday, movie blog Latino Review wrote that director James Cameron and “The Terminator” would reunite on the upcoming sci-fi tentpole with Schwarzenegger playing a villainous military general in, but the studio told... 12 weeks 22 hours ago via brucelee
10:39 AM 9/17/2013 by Binh Ngo
Avatar 2 may have found its bad guy, and he's none other than Arnold Schwarzenegger, who is rumored to be re-teaming with James Cameron in the movie.
latino-review.com – So what’s the latest with the Avatar? Back in August, it was announced that there would be three sequels to hit film. Screenwriters were also announced. Josh Friedman would write Avatar 2, Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver would write Avatar 3, and Shane Salerno would write Avatar 4. Production is scheduled for 2014 with the first film to be released in December 2016, the second in December 2017 and the third in 2018. 12 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee