Disney-Fox Deal Escalates, Looking at Mid-2019 Completion
In December, Disney and Twenty-First Century Fox sent shock waves through the entertainment world. — According to 21st Century Fox President Peter Rice, he stated the acquisition of his company should be done by Spring/Summer 2019. The massive $52.4 billion deal will take some time to be reviewed. Since this historical announcement more news has surfaced about another Fox suitor.
'Avengers: Infinity War' Is On Pace To Break Pre-Sale Records
We are still two weeks away from Avengers: Infinity War and the film is bound to break some records. — Currently the superhero blockbuster is selling more than double the amount of tickets on Fandango that Black Panther sold at the same point in the sales cycle. Avengers: Infinity War is outpacing the last seven Marvel movies combined. Avengers: Infinity War opens on April 27.
'Pacific Rim: Uprising' Beats 'Black Panther' At The Box Office
Black Panther's incredible streak has ended. — Pacific Rim: Uprising had a $28 million opening weekend. The film topped Black Panther at the box office. Guilermo Del Toro's Pacific Rim had a better opening weekend bringing in $37 million. Pacific Rim: Uprising is doing impressive in international markets bringing in $122.5 million.
Cathy Yan will direct Margot Robbie's "Harley Quinn Spinoff"
The previously billed Margot Robbie-led "Harley Quinn" standalone is now looking like a spinoff featuring an ensemble of superheroes, including Batgirl's Barbara Gordon.
Ed Skrein joins the cast of 'Maleficent 2'
Disney has cast their villain for the sequel to Maleficent! — Former Game of Throner (Daario Naharis #1) and Deadpool baddie Ed Skrein will join Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning in the follow up to 2014's live-action fantasy Maleficent.
'Deadwood', 'Coming 2 America', and Jordan Peele's next feature are expected to shoot Fall
Jordan Peele’s follow up to Get Out, Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming 2 America’ sequel, and the long gestating ‘Deadwood’ movie are among a handful of films approved to receive California's tax credit, which means not only are these projects happening, but they're likely to start production no later than Fall 2018!