THE weekly HEADLINES: wEEK OF dECEMBER 10th - DECEMBER 17th
Connor Petrey - Editor-in-Chief
RAW & UnEdited
Take it or Leave It
Middle of the ROAD
While talking to a crowd at German Comic Con in Dortmund he had this to say about RICK & MORTY: “I think it’s fabulous. I’ve watched it, I love the humor in it, I love the characters. I’ve had a fantasy that they make another Back to the Future, BACK TO THE FUTURE 4. And BACK TO THE FUTURE 4 — it’s not happening — but if it did, BACK TO THE FUTURE 4 collides with Rick and Morty. Someway, somewhere in another time zone, in another space zone."
David Ayer to write and direct a remake of THE DIRTY DOZEN for Warner Bros.
Tarantino hints that he may be distancing himself from that R-rated STAR TREK film he pitched
The 90s Nickelodeon game show, LEGENDS OF THE HIDDEN TEMPLE is being brought back for the streaming app, Quibi.
Star Trek: Picard has already been picked up for a second season on CBS: ALL ACCESS which will consist of ten episodes
Lord and Miller team up with READY OR NOT directors for new horror/comedy movie
TURNER & HOOCH tv series in early development at Disney+
Children’s Hospital spin-off MEDICAL POLICE finds home on Netflix.
During a Red Carpet interview Jack Black gave his opinion that JUMANJI: The Next Level is the fourth film in the Jumanji series, stating that ZATHURA: A SPACE ADVENTURE is the forgotten second film.
Tarantino repeats himself saying KILL BILL VOLUME 3 is “in the cards.” Something that the director has said for over a decade.
Netflix renews Matt Groening’s DISENCHANTMENT for a third season
Jason Bateman to direct New Line’s SHUT IN, said to be similar in tone to David Fincher’s PANIC ROOM
Kathleen Kennedy explains why Colin Trevvorrow left Star Wars, “Like any development process, it was only in the development that we’re looking at the first draft and realizing that it was perhaps heading in a direction that many of us didn’t feel was really quite where we wanted it to go.”
Director of HER SMELL, Alex Ross Perry is on board to helm an adaptation of Stephen King’s THE DARK HALF
THE END OF THE F---ING WORLD creator Jonathon Entwistle is in talks to direct POWER RANGERS reboot
JJ Abrams agrees with fans that Disney should release the original cuts of the original STAR WARS trilogy.
Johnny Galecki to produce NATIONAL LAMPOON’S VACATION series for HBO MAX
Joe Cornish (ATTACK THE BLOCK) heads to HBO MAX to develop adaptation of the sci-fi novel, SNOW CRASH to series
THE MATRIX 4 will be released May 21, 2021 which happens to be the same release date of JOHN WICK CHAPTER 4
Warner Bros pulls AKIRA from its release slate
Andy Muschietti’s THE FLASH will be released in 2021 with Ezra Miller returning to the role
Warner Bros has shifted MORTAL KOMBAT by six weeks to January 15th, 2021
Broadway star Alex Brightman cast as John Belushi in upcoming biopic … and it feels right
Marvel Television has reached its end and will be folded into Marvel Studios under direct control of Kevin Feige
Oscar Isaac on Denis Villeneuve’s DUNE: “shocking, unique, and visceral”
Danny Devito endorses Colin Farrell as the new Penguin: “I think Colin is a terrific actor and I can’t wait to see the twists and turns.”
EMPIRE actor Toby Onwumere to join THE MATRIX 4
Mortal Kombat (2021) has finished filming