“Stranger Things” star David Harbour is being eyed to play Cable in 20th Century Fox’s “Deadpool 2,” an individual with knowledge of the situation tells TheWrap. The source also said Fox has screen-tested the actor, who plays Chief Jim Hopper on the Netflix phenomenon, to play the time traveling mutant in the upcoming sequel to […]
Ryan Reynolds recently shot a scene as Deadpool for 2017’s “Logan,” TheWrap has exclusively learned. An individual with knowledge of the project tells TheWrap the “Deadpool” scene in “Logan” will most likely become a post-credit scene. Fox declined to comment. Update: ‘Logan’ director James Mangold, Hugh Jackman, and Ryan Reynolds deny Deadpool cameo rumor
The official Instagram account for “Logan” has released another black-and-white teaser image from the upcoming Wolverine sequel. The photo reveals what looks like a cybernetic arm of an unnamed character. The caption under the image reads “metal.” From the looks of it, the cybernetic arm belongs to one of the Reavers, the anti-mutant cyborg group […]
In initial sequel talks, Reynolds, Reese and Wernick envisioned a “scrappy,” raunchy and inexpensive movie, the insider said — in the vein of the first, which earned over $780 million worldwide on a $58 million budget. It’s a stunning return on a film Reynolds lobbied 11 years to make. Miller, known more for his visual […]
We’re told the director was all set to make the sequel, which still doesn’t even have a release date. That’s allegedly in part because when Reynolds’ agents renegotiated his deal, along with a massive amount of money, the star got casting approval and other creative controls. That whole process took more time than Miller (and […]
TheWrap has exclusively learned of two key roles in the upcoming “Logan,” after a photo was released earlier today revealing Boyd Holbrook‘s role as Donald Pierce.
“Logan” takes place in the year 2024. The film is dark. Darker than any other other “Wolverine” or “X-Men” movie. Old Man Logan is in full effect. Logan looks bad, and drinks a lot. For work, he drives a 2024 Chrysler 300 limo that looks modified in the front to look more futuristic. He’s sick, […]
Han Solo is getting a gambling buddy — his standalone “Star Wars” spinoff film is casting a young Lando Calrissian. Fans have speculated about which of the characters from Solo’s complicated past might turn up in “Han Solo,” and now we know at least one. The Cloud City cassanova was originally played by Billy Dee […]
The next “Avengers” adventure will exist as one movie, not a previously announced two, Walt Disney said on Friday. The studio will release “Avengers: Infinity War” as planned on May 4, 2018. What was slated to be the second part in that story, “Avengers: Infinity War Part II,” has now been renamed as an “Untitled […]
Asked whether he’d be into directing a female-driven Avengers franchise, Whedon told TheWrap, “Yeah, of course. Although I tend more towards the Jessica Jones-ey kind of stories than the delightful Supergirl stories that my daughter wants.” He won’t be directing “Captain Marvel,” the first movie centered on a female superhero to come out of the […]
“Deadpool,” which is the top-grossing R-rated movie ever, has also beaten a record in Digital HD sales, selling one million units faster than any other superhero title. In fact, it sold 1 million units its first week, and holds the record as Fox’s best performing Digital HD title ever. In comparison, “The Martian” hit the […]
20th Century Fox will not showcase its upcoming movie releases in Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con this year. The studio feels it cannot prevent the piracy of custom trailers and exclusive footage routinely screened for fans in attendance, an individual familiar with the decision told TheWrap.
“Creed” star Tessa Thompson has closed a multi-picture deal with Marvel and joined the cast of “Thor: Ragnarok,” an individual familiar with the project has told TheWrap.
“Thor: Ragnarok” director Taika Waititi has a brilliant idea on how to make the upcoming Marvel sequel even funnier: Add more jokes. SOURCE: The Wrap
New CBS president Glenn Geller raised the possibility of a crossover between his network’s “Supergirl” and the CW’s DC superhero drama “The Flash.” “I have to be really careful what I say here,” Geller said when asked by reporters during the Television Critics Association winter press tour. “Watch and wait and see what happens.”
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” hits theaters Friday, but it has already broken Fandango’s record for the most tickets sold for any film. “‘The Force Awakens’ is a genuine cultural phenomenon,” says Fandango President Paul Yanover. “The extraordinary ticketing demand is truly unprecedented. It is Fandango’s top-selling movie of all time, even before it has […]