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Borys Kit

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‘Lilo & Stitch’ Live-Action Remake to Be Directed by ‘Marcel the Shell with Shoes On’ Filmmaker

Dean Fleischer Camp, the filmmaker behind indie darling Marcel the Shell With Shoes On, is going Disney. The filmmaker will direct a live-action take on Lilo & Stitch, the 2002 animated movie from Walt Disney Feature Animation. Chris Kekaniokalani Bright is in final negotiations to pen the script. The move gets the project, which will […]

Channing Tatum, Greg Berlanti Joining Scarlett Johansson for Apple’s ‘Project Artemis’

Channing Tatum and Greg Berlanti are coming on board to respectively star and direct Project Artemis, Apple Studios’ big-budget play that already has Scarlett Johansson starring. Tatum is in negotiations, while Berlanti has closed his deal in a move that shore up the high-flying project that had been brought back to Earth by two big […]

First Look: Hasbro Unveils ‘Andor’ Black Series Ahead of Comic-Con

With Andor, the latest Star Wars series from Lucasfilm debuting at the end of summer, Hasbro and the show’s makers are unveiling the toys and collectibles surrounding the Disney+ show. And that includes an entry or two from Hasbro’s popular Black Series line. Diego Luna, who stars as the not-yet Rebel hero, gets his own […]

Bill Skarsgard Horror Movie ‘Barbarian’ Moves Release from August to September

20th Century Studios and New Regency have pushed back the release of horror movie Barbarian from the dog days of August to September. The movie was set to open Aug. 31, 2022, but will now open Sept. 9, Walt Disney Studios announced Friday. No reason was cited for the move, but early September is a […]

‘Captain America 4’ Finds Its Director in Filmmaker Julius Onah (Exclusive)

Captain America 4 has a director. Nigerian American filmmaker Julius Onah, perhaps best known for helming 2018 thriller The Cloverfield Paradox, will direct the fourth installment of the Captain America film franchise for Marvel Studios. Anthony Mackie is starring in the feature, reprising his longtime Marvel character of Sam Wilson, but not, however, Wilson’s longtime […]

‘Agents of SHIELD’ Writer Tackling ‘Ancient Aliens’ for Legendary, ‘Cobra Kai’ Creators (Exclusive)

Craig Titley, who wrote Percy Jackson and the Olympians and worked on Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD, has been tapped to work on Ancient Aliens, Legendary’s feature based on The History Channel’s hit series. Cobra Kai creators Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg and Josh Heald are producing the project via their Counterbalance Entertainment banner. Heald is on […]

Mattel Hitting San Diego Comic-Con With ‘Masters of the Universe,’ WWE Superstars (Exclusive)

Mattel is one of the companies that makes a big footprint at San Diego Comic-Con, especially for its vaunted exclusive collectibles. This year, however, the company is marking its first in-person appearance since 2019 with an agenda that features a slew of big-name panels, signings and giveaways. Among the festivities will be a Hall H […]

Charlie Cox, Vincent D’Onofrio Returning for Marvel Series ‘Echo’

Marvel Studios has some devilish plans in store for Echo, the upcoming Disney+ series currently filming in Atlanta. Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio, who portrayed classic Marvel Comics characters Daredevil and the Kingpin, respectively, have joined the series, which stars Hawkeye breakout Alaqua Cox as Maya Lopez. Marvel had no comment. The move is the latest […]

APA Taps Andrew Rogers as Partner and Global Head of Talent

In a move that realigns the agency as well as positions it for major growth, APA has named former ICM partner Andrew Rogers as partner and global head of talent. Rogers, an understated veteran and tastemaker who spent the last 12 years at ICM, built a talent roster across film and television that includes Regina […]

Amazon Studios Lands Hot Will Ferrell-Reese Witherspoon Wedding Comedy, Nick Stoller to Direct (Exclusive)

Amazon Studios is heading to the altar. The streamer has landed the rights to an untitled wedding comedy from writer-director Nick Stoller that has Will Ferrell and Reese Witherspoon attached to star. The trio are also producing via their respective banners: Ferrell is producing with Jessica Elbaum via Gloria Sanchez; Stoller will produce with his […]

Michael Bay Resurrects Platinum Dunes, Signs First-Look Deal With Universal

Filmmaker Michael Bay has resurrected his Platinum Dunes banner and found a new home for the storied production company. The director, known for his Transformers movies and the Bad Boys franchise, has reunited with Brad Fuller, his former producing partner, in bringing Dunes back. The company has signed a first-look deal with Universal, the studio […]

Ne-Yo Leaves ICM for APA (Exclusive)

Singer-songwriter Ne-Yo has signed with APA for representation in all areas worldwide. The three-time Grammy winner was previously represented by ICM — which was just acquired, in a deal valued at $750 million, by CAA — and the move comes ahead of the artist’s eighth studio album, Self Explanatory, being released July 15. Ne-Yo, whose real […]