Liam Neeson News
variety.com – Jonny Weston has joined the cast of Fox’s “Taken 3,” starring Liam Neeson. Maggie Grace and Famke Janssen are set to reprise their roles as Neeson’s daughter and wife, and Forest Whitaker is the newest addition to the cast. Plot details are unknown while “Taken 2″ helmer Olivier Megaton returns to direct this installment. 3 weeks 2 days ago via donnieyen
fb.indiewire.com – While Liam Neeson has carved out a career in his late 50s and early 60s as an ass-kicking, take-no-prisoners action hero in "Taken," "Taken 2," "Non-Stop," "Unknown" and "The Grey," with "Run All Night" in the can and "Taken 3" shooting, this renaissance might have come earlier in his career. Speaking with Hull Daily Mail (via Dark Horizons), Neeson reveals he was pursued for one of the most famous franchise stars in the history of cinema—James Bond. 6 weeks 1 day ago via jetli
8:29 PM 2/28/2014 by Logan Falk
It’s looking like another somewhat dreary week in terms of the quality of new releases, as we have two more action films that are a little lacking in the plot development department. So, buckle your seatbelts (that joke will be funnier later when you see what movies came out today, I promise), and let’s get to it.
thewrap.com – Liam Neeson has taken time out of his promotional tour for “Non-Stop” to film a small role in the “Entourage” movie. The actor was photographed on set filming a scene with Jeremy Piven’s Ari Gold and director Doug Ellin’s signature casting move — gorgeous extras. Neeson likely plays himself in the movie, which is currently filming in Los Angeles, though the context in which he’ll appear remains unclear. 8 weeks 1 day ago via jackiechan
cinemablend.com – In 2011, Spanish director Jaume Collet-Serra teamed up with Taken's Liam Neeson for the mystery thriller Unknown. It was a promising collaboration that had the pair eager to reunite. So when producer Joel Silver presented them a script about a harried air marshal sucked into a mysterious terrorist plot aboard an international flight, it seemed the perfect opportunity. 8 weeks 2 days ago via donnieyen
9:16 PM 2/7/2014 by Logan Falk
We’ve another diverse group of new releases coming into theaters this weekend—a war drama based on a true story that you’ll have to see to believe, the latest young adult film featuring some kind of supernatural being, and the unlikely hero, an animated film utilizing popular children’s (and many adult’s) toys.
3:13 PM 2/3/2014 by Jeff Giles
The Lego Movie won't kick off its wide release until this weekend, but it's already benefiting from some terrific word of mouth (and a growing stack of positive reviews), and execs at Warner Bros. have apparently already seen everything they needed to see before greenlighting a sequel.