GOOSEBUMPS Sequel Lands a Director

We’ve known for a little while that Sony Pictures had plans for a sequel to 2015’s Goosebumps, and now comes word on who’ll direct the follow-up. As per Tracking Board, The Duff’s Ari Sandel has signed on to helm Goosebumps 2. Previously, there were reports that Sony had two scripts being worked on; one which … Continued

Guillermo del Toro to Helm NIGHTMARE ALLEY Remake

It seems that Guillermo del Toro is always spinning countless plates at any one time, and now another new venture has been confirmed for the hugely popular genre favourite. With The Shape of Water now out in the US – to be released in February here in the UK – Variety has revealed that del … Continued

Two More Join SHAZAM!

As Shazam! continues to flesh out its cast, two new additions have been brought in to the David F. Sandberg-helmed effort. Courtesy of Deadline, Fresh Off the Boat’s Ian Chen and Bella and the Bulldogs’ Jovan Armand have been brought in to play Eugene and Pedro, two pals of young Billy Batson. The duo join … Continued

THE PUNISHER Confirmed for a Second Season

In some news that’s sure to put a grin on the face of many a genre fan, Marvel Entertainment and Netflix have moved to confirm Marvel’s The Punisher for a second season. What’s most surprising about this news is that the first season of the Jon Bernthal-starrer only arrived on the on-demand streaming service last … Continued

Woody Harrelson in Talks to Join VENOM

Who doesn’t love Woody Harrelson, right? Well, that means it should come as pretty great news to hear the hugely talented Harrelson is in talks to join the Tom Hardy-headlined Venom. As per Variety, the War for the Planet of the Apes star is in negotiations to play a henchman in the symbiote spectacular. Very … Continued

Disney Edges Closer to 20th Century Fox Acquisition

To follow up on some huge news from earlier this year, it appears that Disney is extremely close to agreeing a deal to purchase 20th Century Fox. Well, several of Fox’s key divisions, at least. In a new report from Variety, it’s believed that talks are in the final stages for a takeover worth a … Continued

Steven Caple Jr. to Direct CREED 2

While it was originally thought that Sylvester Stallone would be helming the upcoming Creed 2, that’s not going to be the case. Despite Stallone having considered directing the follow-up, Variety is reporting that Steven Caple Jr. will be on directing duties. After having talks with the powers-that-be, Stallone decided against directing, instead handpicking relative unknown … Continued

May 2019 Release Date Set for DETECTIVE PIKACHU

Having started to flesh-out its key cast over the past few weeks, Detective Pikachu has now been given a set release date. Universal Pictures and Legendary Entertainment have booked in a May 10th, 2019 US release for the film – putting the movie up against The Rosie Project and Uglydolls. As previously reported, Legendary will … Continued


With Max Landis currently writing a new take on his father John’s famed An American Werewolf in London, Landis Jr. has given a little bit of insight in to his vision for the remake. Taking to his Twitter account, Max first said, “Finishing my first draft of An American Werewolf in London today. Took me … Continued

Two Comic-Book Arcs to Influence VENOM

Following plenty of speculation, director Ruben Fleischer has moved to give an insight in to what to expect from the Tom Hardy-headlined Venom by revealing which comic-book arcs will be serving as inspiration. Speaking at Sony Pictures’ panel at Sao Paulo’s Comic Con Experience 2017 (as reported by Collider), Fleischer confirmed that Venom: Lethal Protector … Continued