Every big franchise director has that moment where, after a movie seems like it cannot possibly be topped but everyone knows the franchise is going to keep going, they say they’re not going to direct the next movie. Michael Bay is perhaps the worst at this. He’s played a “Nah, not doing another Transformers” for three sequels now, even though he inevitably comes… Continue reading Joss Whedon Confirms It's Highly Unlikely He'll Direct the Next 'Avengers' Movies
She’s positively breathtaking in front of the camera and now Katie Holmes is gearing up to occupy the director’s chair as well. According to a report, the “Dawson’s Creek” star will make her directorial debut on a big screen adaptation of Annie Weatherwax’s first novel “All We Had,” and she’ll also star in the flick.… Continue reading Katie Holmes Signs On To Direct “All We Had”
Lars Von Trier is taking his distinct brand of controversial filmmaking to television.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Danish director will be writing and directing a series titled The House That Jack Built. Other than the title, details surrounding the project are sparse, but frequent collaborator and producer Louise Vesth described the project as a “high-end TV drama series” at the Venice Film Festival. Vesth is set to produce along with Peter Aalbaek Jensen… Continue reading Lars Von Trier to write and direct TV series
Earlier this year, Edgar Wright left Marvel’s Ant-Man after creative differences — and a collective groan was heard from nerds the world over. But the fan favorite director has already chosen his next project, which should please the geek elite at Comic-Con this week. According to Deadline, Wright will be filming Baby Driver.
The website reports: “The project, which Wright wrote, is described to… Continue reading Edgar Wright's Got A Plan For What He'll Direct Instead Of 'Ant-Man'
Well, this is both shocking and truly amazing: “Looper” writer-director Rian Johnson, known for his esoteric, often existential low-budget genre movies, has been handed the keys to the biggest franchise in… Continue reading Rian Johnson to Write and Direct 'Star Wars: Episode VIII'