FX has ordered a second season of “Legion,” the critically acclaimed new drama series from Noah Hawley, it was announced jointly today by Eric Schrier and Nick Grad, Presidents of Original Programming, FX Networks and FX Productions. Legion is one of the most-watched new cable dramas of the past year.
David Hayter boasts a screenwriting origin story worthy of a superhero. In the late ’90s, he was making ends meet as a struggling actor by answering phones for friend Bryan Singer, who was deep in pre-production on Fox’s X-Men movie. But Hayter was not just any other artist struggling to make it in Hollywood — […]
“A week ago, Friday night in Berlin, the three of us sat, watching the movie,” said Stewart. “And I was so moved by it, much more moved than I had been the first time of seeing it. Maybe it was the company of these two guys, but the movie ended and — this is an […]
Jamie Chung will star as Blink, the popular character from the comics with the power of teleportation, Variety has learned. Chung’s character Blink — real name Clarice Fong — is described as sarcastic, lively and a bit of a tomboy. Her naturally strong exuberance has taken a hit after a sudden and traumatic upheaval of […]
After talking to multiple sources, I can report that writer/producer Simon Kinberg is looking to make his directorial debut with the next X-Men movie and he’s already written the screenplay. From what I hear, it does focus on the Dark Phoenix storyline and it’s now up to the studio if they’ll use his script and […]
Fox and director Bryan Singer’s big Marvel drama pilot has found its first mutant. The untitled project has cast Blair Redford (Switched at Birth, Satisfaction), EW has learned exclusively. Redford will play Sam, “the strong-headed Native American leader of the underground network.”
Fox is turning to an X-Men expert to helm its Matt Nix drama. The network has tapped Bryan Singer to helm the untitled Marvel drama, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. In addition, Singer will executive produce the potential series — which would mark the first live-action X-Men entry on broadcast.
Fox has officially ordered an untitled action-adventure pilot in the X-Men universe from 20th TV and Marvel Television. Matt Nix is set to write and executive produce. The pilot will focus on two ordinary parents who discover their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins […]
“I have [seen the Demon Bear animatic], it’s pretty cool,” Taylor-Joy confirmed. “I’m a big fan so I’d love to be a part of it. I can’t say very much, but I would love to be a part of it. I think this year’s gonna be very exciting.” When we asked her if she hoped […]
Jennifer Lawrence reveals she’d totally be up for appearing in Guardians of the Galaxy alongside Chris Pratt – and may even be up for appearing as her X-Men character Mystique.
Fox controls the film rights to “The X-Men” and “The Fantastic Four.” Could you partner with them on a movie as you did with Sony? It’s an impossibility at this juncture. We certainly have enough films to keep us busy for a number of lifetimes.
A reboot of the diminishing mutant movie series is in the works as Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine heads for retirement and a studio’s $4 billion franchise sits in flux.
Strap in for the X-Men prequel sequel that goes through all the motions of the previous films, but still kind of sucks – X-Men: Apocalypse!
We are so thankful to all the fans that submitted ideas for this episode – you all are hilarious and it was so hard to narrow it down!! Congratulations to those of you who had your ideas chosen! And thank you to everyone who came out to our panel at the San Diego Comic Con […]
Meanwhile, over at the Fox booth, attendees will be able to pre-order the X-Men: Apocalypse home video release. The film arrives on Digital HD on Sept. 9 and on Blu-ray, 4K Ultra HD, and DVD on Oct. 4, EW has learned exclusively. Those who pre-order will receive a limited-edition Dazzler vinyl cover, as glimpsed in […]
Deadpool appears in an after-credits scene for a Japanese X-Men: Apocalypse movie trailer.