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What Marvel Has To Change if They Hire Ava DuVernay Call it the Wright-Jenkins Problem. It’s the state of tension between Marvel and a director with a strong vision. Obviously it’s not something unique to the superhero studio (directors have been leaving projects over “creative differences” since cameras were invented), but this particular problem is inherent in the way that Marvel has done business since launching Iron Man. Contrary to the current narrative, the issue of clashing directorial minds doesn’t stem from Marvel wanting or calling up work-for-hire filmmakers.

The live-action/CG animated adventure 'Monster Trucks' has once again shifted on Paramount's release slate, leaving 2015.

Abrams Talks The Larger Universe Surrounding 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' As has been announced, LucasFilm/Disney has hired a fleet of writers to flesh out the world surrounding Star Wars: The Force Awakens. From books that fill in the gaps between Episodes VI and VII, officially-sanctioned literary solo adventures for certain characters, and the upcoming Star Wars Anthology films, it's clear that the folks in charge are taking that "galaxy far, far away" to a whole new scale. In a recent chat with Vanity Fair, director J.J.

Our first official look at Martin Scorsese's passion project, Silence It's taken many many years of development but at long last the moment is here; Martin Scorsese's long gestating passion project SILENCE has completed production in Taiwan. Scorsese first received the Shûsaku Endô novel on which the film is based in 1988 and put together his first pass of the script in 1991. That first attempt wasn't successful and... Read More...

'Zoolander 2' Will Feature Justin Bieber Because Every Movie Needs Someone to Hate A lot of people are probably going to groan and get dramatic over the news that Ben Stiller has cast Justin Bieber in Zoolander 2. After all, there are few celebrities who inspire such loathing and to be fair, he is one of the few celebrities who actually deserves that amount of loathing. Let’s be honest with ourselves here, though: no one is more ready-made for the insane world of dim-witted male model Derek Zoolander than Bieber. Continue reading…

Simon Pegg Talks Idris Elba And Star Trek 'We're trying to write him a kick-ass role!'Since the news broke that Simon Pegg would be taking over co-scripting duties on the third new Star Trek film – currently rumoured as Star Trek Beyond, but with no official confirmation on that – the man who is also Scotty in front of the camera has been talking about his plans.

Casting Net: Ben Stiller confirms Penelope Cruz will be in 'Zoolander 2' Ben Stiller officially announced Friday via Instagram and Twitter that Penelope Cruz will appear in Zoolander 2. Cruz’s character has not been revealed. The sequel to the 2001 reunites Stiller with original cast members Owen Wilson, ...

Casting Net: Ben Stiller confirms Penelope Cruz will be in 'Zoolander 2' Ben Stiller officially announced Friday via Instagram and Twitter that Penelope Cruz will appear in Zoolander 2. Cruz’s character has not been revealed. The sequel to the 2001 reunites Stiller with original cast members Owen Wilson, ...

Ben Stiller shares first look at Cyrus Arnold as Derek Jr. from Zoolander 2 Derek Zoolander's son (who was last seen developing his first modeling look) will appear in the upcoming sequel, and yesterday Ben Stiller announced through his Instagram account that Sam & Cat child actor Cyrus Arnold will be playing Derek Jr. Stiller also shared a first image of Arnold as Lil' Derek, who is unleashing what I believe is called the "Holding in a fart"... Read More...

Kingsman's Sofia Boutella Joins Star Trek 3 Hero/villain status unconfirmed as of yetShe impressed in a henchwoman role as the sharp-footed Gazelle for Kingsman: The Secret Service, and now Sofia Boutella is off to an even bigger film. Deadline reports that she’s signed on for a lead role in Star Trek 3.Paramount has the deflector shields up on this one, so we don’t yet know whom she’ll be playing or whether she’ll have the chance to be one of the heroes this time.

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