Warner Bros. News
5:00 PM 4/24/2014 by Jeff Giles
It still doesn't have an official title, but the Man of Steel sequel has an impressively large, star-studded cast -- and it's only getting larger. Variety reports that the movie, which will mark Ben Affleck's first appearance as Batman and Wonder Woman's first live-action appearance in any movie ever, has also added Ray Fisher as the DC hero Cyborg.
variety.com – After testing actors over the past couple weeks, Warner Bros. and D.C. have tapped theater actor Ray Fisher for the role of Cyborg in the untitled Batman-Superman pic. Victor Stone or ‘Cyborg,’ while not a major part in the Batman-Superman feature, is a member of the Justice League and will become a much more significant... 6 hours 38 min ago via theothersenhman
variety.com – A new generation of leaders high on discipline and low on transparency has quietly assumed the power positions in Corporate Hollywood. And the transition has taken place so seamlessly that we’ve barely noticed. Figures like Jeff Shell at NBCU, Kevin Tsujihara at Warner Bros. and, inevitably, the two Murdoch sons at News Corp. 11 hours 52 min ago via jackiechan
rss.feedsportal.com – Along with fellow recruits Nonso Anozie & Kathy BurkeWith the cameras now scheduled to roll next week at Leavesden Studios, Joe Wright has rounded out the cast for Peter Pan origin tale Pan. Amanda Seyfried, Nonso Anozie, Kathy Burke, Jack Charles, Taejoo Na, Kurt Egyiawan, Lewis MacDougall and Leni Zieglmeier are all now on board. 12 hours 20 min ago via jackiechan
deadline.com – Hard to tell if it’s more paralegal than paranormal but something is definitely haunting The Conjuring franchise that Warner Bros is trying to create. Today the studio and its New Line division were named among the defendants in another breach of contract lawsuit. This time 87-year old Lorraine Warren herself, whose investigations into the seemingly supernatural with her late husband were the basis for last year’s hit thriller, was also listed as a defendant. 1 day 6 hours ago via theothersenhman
Warner Bros Acquires Global Book Sensation ‘The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair;’ Ron Howard To Direct
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Warner Bros has acquired the Joel Dicker novel The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair for Ron Howard to direct and his Imagine Entertainment partner Brian Grazer to produce with him. Deals are also in the works for Eugenie Grandval and Claire Lundberg to produce as well. Since published by the Swiss author, the novel has been a publishing phenomenon in Europe and especially in France, where is finished just behind Fifty Shades Of Grey, and Italy and Spain, where it outsold Dan Brown’s Inferno. 1 day 6 hours ago via jackiechan
deadline.com – Movies open every weekend. Some soar, some fail. Every once in awhile a flop comes along that is so unexpected and devastating that everyone in town is left saying, how the hell did that happen? Recent examples include John Carter, The Lone Ranger, and maybe even Pompeii or The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty, even if the latter two sank without making much of a ripple. 3 days 4 hours ago via theothersenhman
12:19 AM 4/21/2014 by Fred Topel
Warner Bros.' new Godzilla film is only weeks away, and director Gareth Edwards and screenwriter Max Borenstein were at WonderCon in Anaheim to tell us about their new take on the classic monster. Godzilla ends up being two different films in one because of the influence of classic monster films.
12:13 AM 4/21/2014 by Fred Topel
In 1996, Warner Brothers opened the Summer movie season with Twister, then the landmark disaster movie with groundbreaking visual effects. This summer, WB brings us Into the Storm, a new level of tornado storm chases in August. The stars and filmmakers were at WonderCon in Annaheim to tell us about the new storms coming our way.