Tag Archives: Vulture

Johnny Depp ironing his tuxedo for ‘Thin Man’ reboot

HollywoodNews.com: Johnny Depp loves his “Pirates of the Caribbean 4” director Rob Marshall so much, he wants the guy to direct him in a reboot of “The Thin Man.” “The Thin Man” was originally based on a novel by Dashiell Hammett about Nick Charles, a detective who gave up his[...]

“Top Gun” sequel in works, with part ready for Tom Cruise

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Christopher McQuarrie feels the need … the need for speed! Why should that concern us? Because the Oscar-winning screenwriter of “The Usual Suspects,” “Valkyrie” and December’s “The Tourist” has been asked to punch up a sequel to the campy flyboy fairy tale “Top Gun” for producer[...]

Natalie Portman circling “Alien” prequel as Lindelof’s script earns raves

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: In the long run, saying goodbye to “Lost” might be the best thing to have happened to Damon Lindelof. The celebrated co-creator of the groundbreaking island drama has moved on to some truly mouth-watering projects since departing “Lost.” He co-wrote “Cowboys & Aliens” for director Jon[...]

Steven Spielberg mulling robot movie

HollywoodNews.com: Steven Spielberg is considering “Robopocalypse” as his next directorial feature in the wake of two other projects stalling. The film is based on the book of the same name by Daniel H. Wilson, a robotics researcher who also penned the tome “How to Survive a Robot Uprising.” Vulture had[...]

Hollywood Emmy Prediction Roundup: ‘Mad Men’ rules

HollywoodNews.com: When it comes to Emmy predictions, there’s a strong guess by media pundits that AMC’s “Mad Men” could three-peat for the Best Drama Series win. However, while critics love the show, they want to see another program win. Entertainment Weekly’s Ken Tucker is going out on a ledge and[...]

‘Glee’ season 2 spoilers at Comic-Con

HollywoodNews.com: Comic-Con is not only a place for superhero geeks, but Gleeks as well. On Sunday, Fox hosted a panel for the show with creator Ryan Murphy and the cast taking questions. Apparently, Lea Michele, Matthew Morrison and Jane Lynch weren’t present according to Vulture. The cast unloaded the following[...]

‘True Blood’s’ Ellis: Industry closed minded

HollywoodNews.com: Nelsan Ellis who plays the chef Lafayette at Merlotte’s on “True Blood” and has been through his fair share of pain with vampires, doesn’t want to get type casted. On the show, Ellis’ Lafayette is homosexual, but in speaking with Vibe, the actor says: “I can’t just get upset[...]

J.J. Abrams’ next film? A throwback to early Spielberg

By Staff J.J. Abrams will pay stylistic homage to cinema wunderkind Steven Spielberg in his next movie which is expected to be a nod to the director’s ‘70s and ‘80s work. Spielberg is expected to also be on board as an executive producer or advisor capacity. Much like Abrams did[...]