Tag Archive: Ridley

The Martian

The Martian: Our first look at Matt Damon in Ridley Scott’s sci-fi drama The Martian reveals him in full space-suited glory. Damon stars as a scientist who is left behind on Mars when his team, believing him to be dead, evacuates the planet ahead of a life-threatening storm. Jessica Chastain, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jeff Daniels, and Kristen Wiig also star; the… Continue reading Movie News: First Look at Matt Damon in Ridley Scott's 'The Martian'; Watch Johnny Depp in 'Black Mass' Trailer

It’s certainly fair to say that 2001: A Space Odyssey has its fair share of weird, what with the psychedelic wormhole travel and space baby and so much more. But for as strange as Stanley Kubrick and seminal science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke got back in the ’60s, it’s not nearly as bizarre as the author got 30 years later when he published the… Continue reading Ridley Scott to Turn the Super-Weird Sequel to '2001: A Space Odyssey' into a TV Show

daisy ridleyDaisy Ridley will make her feature debut in “Star Wars: Episode VII,” but the relatively unknown actress won’t remain that way for long, if a new report is to be believed.

Deadline writes that Ridley was just the subject of a major bidding war between creative talent agencies, and that’s because she’s not just another pretty face in the “Episode VII”… Continue reading 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Newcomer Daisy Ridley Will Also Star in 'Episode VIII' and 'IX'

Halo 4.0

Halo: When Microsoft announced its XBoxOne last year, we learned that Steven Spielberg would be producing a live-action TV series based on the popular Halo game franchise. Now comes word that Ridley Scott will be producing a live-action, “digital feature project” based on the game series. It will be released in chapters; Sergio Mimica-Gezzan, who served as assistant director on eight Steven Spielberg-directed… Continue reading Movie News: Ridley Scott Expanding 'Halo;' New 'X-Men' Footage; 'Shaun the Sheep' Trailer

Sigourney Weaver at the 2012 Sundance Film FestivalFrazer Harrison/Getty Images

Actress Sigourney Weaver is once again teaming up with her “Alien” director Ridley Scott, having just finalized a deal to star in Scott’s next project, “Exodus,” which tells the Biblical tale of Moses.

Weaver will play Tuya, mother of the pharaoh Ramses II (Joel Edgerton). John Turturro will play Ramses’s father… Continue reading Sigourney Weaver Joins Ridley Scott's 'Exodus,' Aaron Paul in Talks to Play Joshua