Samuel L. Jackson is in talks to join Warner Bros.' Tarzan, which stars Alexander Skarsgård as the title character. We reported in September that Christoph Waltz was circling the villain role, which he has now been confirmed for. The story centers on John Clayton III (Alexander Skarsgård), an "ape man" who lives in the jungle.
Back in March, Steven Spielberg revealed that production on The Adventures of Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun will begin at the end of this year, with Peter Jackson at the helm. While many doubted that scenario would happen, given the director's production schedule with The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and The Hobbit: There and Back Again, Peter Jackson confirmed that he still plans on directing The Adventures of Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun, after his Middle Earth trilogy has been completed."Yes, as soon as I am free of The Hobbit, I'll go back into doing Tintin.
Actor-filmmaker Tyler Perry puts his Madea outfit aside to bring Single Mom's Club to the big screen. Today, we have the first trailer for this family drama, which centers on a group of single mothers (Nia Long, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Zulay Henao, Cocoa Brown and Amy Smart) who are forced to come together when their children get in trouble at school.
After Universal Pictures shut down production on Fast & Furious 7 last week, following the untimely death of actor Paul Walker, many have wondered how the studio will move forward, with a bulk of footage already shot featuring the late actor. Today, we have word that screenwriter Chris Morgan is working on script revisions that will allow the franchise to give Paul Walker a proper send-off, while using the scenes that have already been completed.
Robert Knepper has signed on to play Antonius in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2. It's official! Please welcome @Robert_Knepper as Antonius to the cast of @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay Parts 1&2. pic.twitter.com/LWSCS5AuAp— Catching Fire (@TheHungerGames) December 11, 2013The character does not appear in the Suzanne Collins novels, but a report from Variety reveals that Antonius is the minister to President Snow (Donald Sutherland).