Joe Wright News

It's been reported that Warner Bros. might lose as much as $150 million on its critically panned PAN, and according to The Wrap, the film's box office failures may have also cost Joe Wright his next directing gig. Insiders tell the site that earlier this month Wright was in negotiations to direct Lionsgate's planned Julius Caesar flick EMPEROR, however those talks ended once PAN bombed at... Read More...

The debacle that was “Pan” this weekend could ultimately set back distributor Warner Bros. and partner RatPac-Dune Entertainment more than $100 million. The  prequel, directed by Joe Wright starring Hugh Jackman, Amanda Seyfried, Garrett Hedlund and Rooney Mara, brought in just $15 million in its opening weekend domestically. That’s just a tenth of its production budget. That means it will likely top out under $50 million in North America, and it appears on course for another $160 million overseas.

Joe Wright's built a reputation for himself as a smart and adventurous director of literary adaptations, and he appears to have burned that to the ground with the wrong-headed 'Pan,' an unwelcome prequel that seems to almost hate J.M. Barrie's original source material.

Official Trailer For Pan Released Warner Bros has released a new trailer for Pan, the live action Peter Pan film from director Joe Wright. The film stars Hugh Jackman as Blackbeard, Garrett Hedlund as Hook , Rooney Mara as Tiger Lily, Adeel Akhtar as Smee and Levi Miller as Peter.The film is from a screenplay written by Jason Fuchs. Offering a new take on the origin of the classic characters created by J.M. Barrie, the action adventure follows the story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland.

Joe Wright's Pan Is Flying To An Autumn Release Warners is shifting the fantasy film's dateIt’s release date shift a go-go over at Warners today. With word already arriving that the Lego movies are being juggled in terms of release date order, now comes news that Joe Wright’s Pan is being unhooked (pun entirely and shamelessly intended) from its summer date to an October release in the States. The move is, according to the studio, intended to help the movie find, and hold, an audience.

Joe Wright's Pan gets a short teaser courtesy of Hugh Jackman It's time to talk what everyone else has been babbling about this week. That's right! The new PAN poster that debuted on Tuesday! We've all been waiting for a second trailer to see if director Joe Wright can bring something new to the table, and while we don't have that, it looks like Hugh Jackman is making good with his fans by unleashing a new teaser via his Instagram... Read More...

HitFix's Daniel Fienberg reports from the London set of Warner Brothers' Pan, where Rooney Mara, Garrett Hedlund and director Joe Wright declare Hugh Jackman to be The Nicest Man in the World.

Pan Trailer Released By Warner Bros Not to be outdone, Warner Bros has released the trailer for Pan – the origin story of Peter Pan starring Hugh Jackman and directed by Joe Wright. Offering a new take on the origin of the classic characters created by J.M. Barrie, the action adventure follows the story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland.


Pan Teaser Trailer Arrives Head off to NeverlandWith the Thanksgiving holiday this Thursday in the States, Trailer Thursday has clearly been swapped with Trailer Tuesday as a huge batch of new promos has just landed. One of the bigger ones, since it features the first proper footage from the movie, is for Peter Pan origin story Pan. Take a look at the teaser below, and find new stills and posters lurking lower down the page. Pan, directed by Atonement’s Joe Wright, aims to put a new spin on J.M. Barrie’s story, exploring how Neverland’s most famous young resident came to be.

Check out the first pictures of Hugh Jackman in Joe Wright's Pan Earlier this year Hugh Jackman took to the web to show off what many thought would be his new hairstyle for the upcoming PAN film from Joe Wright (ATONEMENT, HANNA). While Jackman rocks that bald look like few can, that was not the end of his transformation for the role of Blackbeard. As you can see from the picture above and ones below, Blackbeard sports a style more coiffed than one might expect.... Read More...

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