Since our last article about the standalone Han Solo movie, we were speculating who the new director would be to take over after Phil Lord and Chris Miller were essentially fired over creative differences. Ron Howard has stepped up to the plate and the announcement was posted on StarWars.com today.
“At Lucasfilm, we believe the highest goal of each film is to delight, carrying forward the spirit of the saga that George Lucas began forty years ago,” Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm. “With that in mind, we’re thrilled to announce that Ron Howard will step in to direct the untitled Han Solo film. We have a wonderful script, an incredible cast and [...]
One of my favorite things from the 90’s just got resurrected in the best way possible. Sega just announced their “Sega Forever” program, which allows gamers access to the Sega library on mobile. The best part about this though, is that Sega is making every game free. That’s right, you can play games from every Sega console ever, free on mobile.
The Sega Forever collection will launch with five titles to begin with, and more titles will launch every month. The games are free to play, but will support ads. If you want to play the ad-free versions of the titles, you’ll have to fork over $2. The first five games will be available to [...]
Famed producer Damon Lindelof will once again call HBO his home. Just a few weeks shy of the series finale of his excellent series The Leftovers, Lindelof is said to be in talks to produce a new series for HBO. This time, he will take charge in developing a brand new ‘Watchmen’ series for the network.
This isn’t the first time that a Watchmen series has been in development though. Back in 2014, HBO tried to get a series featuring the Watchmen developed, only for it to never see the light of day. Now, Lindelof will bring a new vision of the superhero team to the small screen. This new adaption is said to be based on an entirely new universe, separate from [...]
Something catastrophic just happened to the Han Solo movie. In what has to be one of the worst case scenarios for a big project as this, both directors left the film citing creative differences. Both Phil Lord and Tim Miller, are being replaced as directors in the film about young Han Solo. We could make a “We’ve got a bad feeling about this” joke, but we’ll refrain.
With Lord and Miller’s departure, the young Han Solo film is in a very precarious position. There has been rumors swirling about several rewrites and reshoots planned, things will seemingly get more difficult. The president of Lucasfilm Kathleen Kennedy had nothing but praise for the [...]