Netflix Nabs Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Globetrotting Father-Daughter Spy Series From Skydance

In a shocking twist, Netflix (not Amazon) has landed the untitled spy series being developed by Skydance Television and Scorpion’s Nick Santora. The news coming from Deadline. They’ve already set Arnold Schwarzenegger and Top Gun: Maverick’s Monica Barbaro as the show’s two main leads. The project will see the action star return to the spyContinue reading “Netflix Nabs Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Globetrotting Father-Daughter Spy Series From Skydance”

Netflix Halts UK Filming On ‘The Witcher’ Series Due To Four Positive COVID-19 Tests From Today

Despite a lockdown in the United Kingdom, film and television productions were allowed to keep going without much hindrance from the British government. There is now a report from Deadline that filming has paused by Netflix after four people working on the fantasy series had tested positive for COVID-19 today. Filming on the Henry CavillContinue reading “Netflix Halts UK Filming On ‘The Witcher’ Series Due To Four Positive COVID-19 Tests From Today”

Netflix WWII Spy Thriller ‘Munich’ Adds ‘Watchmen’s Jeremy Irons and ‘1917’s George MacKay – Filming Underway

The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Netflix’s thriller Munich has landed an interesting cast that includes Jeremy Irons (Watchmen), George MacKay (1917), Jannis Niehwöhner (Mute), Liv Lisa Fries (Babylon Berlin), Erin Doherty (The Crown), Sandra Hüller (Toni Erdmann), August Diehl (A Hidden Life), Robert Bathurst (Downton Abbey), Marc Limpach (Bad Banks), and Martin Wuttke (InglouriousContinue reading “Netflix WWII Spy Thriller ‘Munich’ Adds ‘Watchmen’s Jeremy Irons and ‘1917’s George MacKay – Filming Underway”

Netflix Renews ‘Narcos: Mexico’ For Season 3 But Loses Star Diego Luna To ‘Cassian Andor’ Series

Netflix has finally announced via The Hollywood Reporter that Narcos: Mexico has been renewed for Season 3, however, has lost their star Diego Luna to the Star Wars series on Disney+ that focuses on his Rogue One character Cassian Andor. Scoot McNairy will be returning though. Tuesday’s announcement confirms that McNairy is indeed among theContinue reading “Netflix Renews ‘Narcos: Mexico’ For Season 3 But Loses Star Diego Luna To ‘Cassian Andor’ Series”

Athens-Set Thriller ‘Born To Be Murdered’ Starring John David Washington and Alicia Vikander Lands At Netflix – Produced By Luca Guadagnino

The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Netflix has secured a new thriller titled Born To Be Murdered that stars Tenet’s John David Washington and Ex Machina’s Alicia Vikander that takes place in Greece. It’s unclear how much Netflix paid for the acquisition. The film that shot back in 2019 is produced by Luca Guadagnino (Scarface)Continue reading “Athens-Set Thriller ‘Born To Be Murdered’ Starring John David Washington and Alicia Vikander Lands At Netflix – Produced By Luca Guadagnino”

Tim Burton Reportedly Interested In Directing A Live-Action Series Reboot of ‘The Addams Family’ For MGM TV – Could Land At Netflix

Deadline reports that a new live-action Addams Family series is currently in the works from Tim Burton and MGM TV, with Burton negotiating to both produce and potentially direct all the episodes. In what would mark his first major live-action TV series, Tim Burton is setting his sights on The Addams Family, looking to developContinue reading “Tim Burton Reportedly Interested In Directing A Live-Action Series Reboot of ‘The Addams Family’ For MGM TV – Could Land At Netflix”

‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Duo Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill Join Adam McKay’s ‘Don’t Look Up’ – Play Two Scientists Warning The World A Meteor Will Strike Earth

Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill have joined the cast of Adam McKay’s Don’t Look Up For Netflix taking two key lead roles according to The Hollywood Reporter. The pair previously worked together on the Martin Scorsese film The Wolf of Wall Street. Don’t Look Up centers on two low-level scientists who, upon discovering that aContinue reading “‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Duo Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill Join Adam McKay’s ‘Don’t Look Up’ – Play Two Scientists Warning The World A Meteor Will Strike Earth”

Netflix Developing New ‘Conan The Barbarian’ Series – Based On The Sword and Sorcery Hero From Robert E. Howard

Deadline reports that a new series version of Conan The Barbarian based on the classic Robert E. Howard sword and sorcery hero is in development at Netflix. They also point out that Netflix can make new movies as well. Netflix has put in development an epic live-action series based on Conan, the iconic sword-and-sorcery characterContinue reading “Netflix Developing New ‘Conan The Barbarian’ Series – Based On The Sword and Sorcery Hero From Robert E. Howard”

Amazon’s ‘Lord of The Rings’ Series Has Just Resumed Filming In New Zealand – ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Begins Filming On Wednesday

Deadline has word that the New Zealand production of Amazon’s Lord of The Rings series has resumed and Netflix’s live-action Cowboy Bebop heading towards a start on September 30th, both series had been shooting in Auckland. Filming has just resumed in New Zealand on Amazon’s sprawling The Lord Of The Rings TV series, an adaptationContinue reading “Amazon’s ‘Lord of The Rings’ Series Has Just Resumed Filming In New Zealand – ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Begins Filming On Wednesday”

Netflix Spends $30M To Secure Remake of Danish Thriller ‘The Guilty’ Directed By Antoine Fuqua and Starring Jake Gyllenhaal

Deadline reports that Netflix is spending a massive $30 million on securing the worldwide rights to an English remake of the Danish film Den skyldige aka The Guilty from Training Day director Antoine Fuqua and True Detective creator Nic Pizzolatto. Nightcrawler’s Jake Gyllenhaal will play 911 dispatch operator Joe Bayler.  It takes place over theContinue reading “Netflix Spends $30M To Secure Remake of Danish Thriller ‘The Guilty’ Directed By Antoine Fuqua and Starring Jake Gyllenhaal”