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Bruce Willis finds director for fifth “Die Hard” film

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A fifth “Die Hard” moved from rumor to reality with the move to hire John Moore as the sequel’s director. A mainstay at 20tht Century Fox, Moore has helmed such action films as “Behind Enemy Lines,” “Max Payne” and “Flight of the Phoenix,” as well as[...]

Fifth “Die Hard” fast-tracked at Fox

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: Twentieth Century Fox is fast-tracking “Die Hard 5,” even though its director, Noam Murro (“Smart People”), left the project after he got the job helming “300: Battle Of Artemisia” for Warner Bros. The studio has come up with a short list of directors who will potentially[...]

“Die Hard” sequel nabs director, but who will Bruce Willis face?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: News recently circulated that Bruce Willis was taking a hands-on role in the development of a fifth “Die Hard” film, and wanted Swedish director Daniel Espinosa to helm the sequel. This morning, half of that equation came to fruition. “Die Hard 5” (which will have a[...]

Bruce Willis filming fifth “Die Hard” in Puerto Rico?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Yippee kai yay, mother … well, you get the idea. A fifth “Die Hard” film has been rumored for some time now, with Bruce Willis going so far as to admit during interviews for “Red” that he’s excited about jumping back into the role of super-cop[...]

Bruce Willis has two ‘Die Hards’ left in him

HollywoodNews.com: Bruce Willis says he’ll star in two more “Die Hard” films before he gets too gray to fight on screen. Willis, 55, who plays the blue collar cop John McClane, says, “I want to do ‘Die Hard 5’ then one final ‘Die Hard’ movie. Then I’ll finally hang that[...]

Bruce Willis on new Die Hard flick: shooting to begin next year…probably

HollywoodNews.com: Actor Bruce Willis has claimed the next ‘Die Hard’ movie will start shooting next year. The 55-year-old played the role of John McClane in the original trilogy as well as the fourth flick, ‘Live Free or Die Hard,’ which was released three years ago. Earlier this summer Willis said[...]

Stallone still wants Willis for “Expendables” sequel

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Rumors persist that Sylvester Stallone really wants Bruce Willis to return to the world of “The Expendables” for a sequel, this time as a major villain. Fueling the rumors? Stallone himself. The “Expendables” director and star posted on his recently launched Twitter account that he “had[...]

Sly Stallone wants Bruce Willis for next “Expendables” villain

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Will Bruce Willis play the villain in an “Expendables” sequel? That’s the idea director and star Sylvester Stallone floated out there while talking to Ryan Seacrest on KIIS FM. “If you’re on a winner you just stay with it. It would be great to get the[...]

Fifth “Die Hard” might have a title, but Bruce Willis should play McClane in a prequel

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Is the next “Die Hard” going to be set in a convenience store? Take this with a grain of salt, of course, because a fifth “Die Hard” installment hasn’t even been officially announced, even though franchise star Bruce Willis has said in interviews he’d be willing to[...]

“Die Hard 5” is in the works

By Staff “Die Hard” lives again to see another day. “Hitman” screenwriter Skip Woods is in talks with Fox to pen the next installment of Bruce Willis’ blue-collar protagonist John McClane. The plot is being kept under wraps. Woods has a reputation for co-writing several action and superhero projects, i.e.[...]