‘Kong: Skull Island’ Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts & Brian K. Vaughn Team For Live-Action ‘Gundam’ Movie

Legendary and Netflix is moving forward with a live-action Gundam movie, according to IGN. As the streaming giant has set Jordan Vogt-Roberts to direct a script from Lost’s Brian K. Vaughn. Legendary will distribute the film in China while Netflix will exclusively stream the film globally. It’s unclear if they’ll be adapting the original animeContinue reading “‘Kong: Skull Island’ Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts & Brian K. Vaughn Team For Live-Action ‘Gundam’ Movie”

Netflix Secures Multi-Year Deal Landing Streaming Rights To Sony Feature Films Starting In 2022

Many people had been curious why Sony Pictures hadn’t started-up their own streaming service or attempted to sign a deal with an existing streaming player. That has all changed as there is news today via The Hollywood Reporter that Sony and Netflix have signed a lucrative deal giving the them the streaming rights to theirContinue reading “Netflix Secures Multi-Year Deal Landing Streaming Rights To Sony Feature Films Starting In 2022”

Jodie Turner-Smith Exits Netflix’s Prequel Series ‘The Witcher: Blood Origin’

Netflix is looking to expand The Witcher franchise as the flagship series starring Henry Cavill recently wrapped filming on Season 2. The streaming giant is assembling a cast for their spinoff series The Witcher: Blood Origin, a prequel that takes place many years before the adventures of Cavill’s Geralt of Rivia. Set 1,200 years beforeContinue reading “Jodie Turner-Smith Exits Netflix’s Prequel Series ‘The Witcher: Blood Origin’”

Netflix Shelling-Out $450M For Rian Johnson’s Next Two ‘Knives Out’ Sequels Starring Daniel Craig As Benoit Blanc

Earlier in the week it was announced via a report from Deadline that Netflix was looking to finance and secure the next two Knives Out sequels from writer/director Rian Johnson. The untitled sequels will see Daniel Craig reprise the role of Southern crime novelist/detective Benoit Blanc. The character is a take on Agatha Christie’s HerculeContinue reading “Netflix Shelling-Out $450M For Rian Johnson’s Next Two ‘Knives Out’ Sequels Starring Daniel Craig As Benoit Blanc”

Netflix Should Offer Zack Snyder Their ‘Conan The Barbarian’ Reboot

It was recently suggested by WarnerMedia Studios CEO Ann Sarnoff in an interview with Variety that they don’t have plans to continue or restore the Snyderverse. Which means that Zack Snyder is finally free to make all the wacky film ideas he’s been cooking up over the last decade. He’s talked about making action filmContinue reading “Netflix Should Offer Zack Snyder Their ‘Conan The Barbarian’ Reboot”

‘The Witcher: Blood Origin’ Adds ‘Vikings’ & ‘Game of Thrones’ Actor Laurence O’Fuarain In The Lead Role of Fjall

It looks like Jodie Turner-Smith (Without Remorse) will have some company in Netflix’s prequel/spinoff series The Witcher: Blood Origin. A new casting report from Deadline states that Irish actor Laurence O’Fuarain has been placed in the leading role of Fjall. They also provided a character breakdown. Born into a clan of warriors sworn to protectContinue reading “‘The Witcher: Blood Origin’ Adds ‘Vikings’ & ‘Game of Thrones’ Actor Laurence O’Fuarain In The Lead Role of Fjall”

‘The Gray Man’: Russo Brothers Recruit ‘Inhumans’ Actor Eme Ikwuakor & ‘Venom’s Scott Haze For Their Epic Spy Flick

The Russo Brothers are busy shooting their massive Netflix spy film The Gray Man in California and they’ve enlisted two more Marvel alumni to their cast. The siblings have hired Eme Ikwuakor (Inhumans, Moonfall) and Scott Haze (Venom, Jurassic World: Dominion, Minari) to take roles in the epic action-thriller that is budgeted at over $200Continue reading “‘The Gray Man’: Russo Brothers Recruit ‘Inhumans’ Actor Eme Ikwuakor & ‘Venom’s Scott Haze For Their Epic Spy Flick”

Netflix Adapting Keanu Reeves’ Comic ‘BRZRKR’ Into Live-Action Film & Anime Series – Reeves To Star In Both

Yesterday, Netflix announced they’ll be boarding the Keanu Reeves train as they’ve made a deal to adapt the BOOM! Studios/Reeves comic book BRZRKR for a live-action film and anime series as a follow-up afterwards. Reeves himself will, of course, star in both projects with the latter lending his voice. BRZRKRĀ is a brutally epic saga aboutContinue reading “Netflix Adapting Keanu Reeves’ Comic ‘BRZRKR’ Into Live-Action Film & Anime Series – Reeves To Star In Both”

Russo Brothers Announce Their Spy Flick ‘The Gray Man’ Has Started Filming With ‘Fast & Furious’ Franchise Cinematographer Stephen F. Windon

Netflix’s most expensive original film has officially started production according to a Twitter post made by The Gray Man’s directors, The Russo Brothers. The film’s budget is said to be well over $200 million dollars and is expected to be a large-scale spy film, given the money involved we’re assuming there should be some over-the-topContinue reading “Russo Brothers Announce Their Spy Flick ‘The Gray Man’ Has Started Filming With ‘Fast & Furious’ Franchise Cinematographer Stephen F. Windon”

Netflix’s Live-Action ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Series Wrapped Filming Last Week

Last week, Cowboy Bebop actress Daniella Pineda, who plays the live-action version of Faye Valentine confirmed on her Instagram account that production on the Netflix series has wrapped production. The filming was taking place in Auckland, New Zealand. Based on the worldwide phenomenon from Sunrise Inc., Cowboy Bebop is the jazz-inspired, genre-bending story of SpikeContinue reading “Netflix’s Live-Action ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Series Wrapped Filming Last Week”