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 [...]
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 [...]
One of the greatest mysteries from the Harry Potter Universe is the origin of Lord Voldemort. We know he’s the big bad from the franchise, and has an unspeakable amount of power, but we don’t know how he amassed it. One fan took their curiosity to the next level and actually produced a trailer for an origin story. While it’s just a trailer now, there are plans to turn this into a feature film.
The story follows a young Tom Riddle, and explores the cause of him turning to the dark side. Although there are several characters from the Harry Potter franchise involved, this film won’t actually be part of a shared universe. We will get to see things like the [...]