Russell Crowe is in talks to join Tom Cruise in Universal’s reboot of The Mummy, the first installment of what is expected to be a new monster movie franchise.
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Courtney B. Vance is set to get wrapped up in Universal Pictures’s reboot of The Mummy. Vance will join Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, and Jake Johnson for the epic action adventure.
Universal is moving forward with plans to develop an action-comedy pitch from writers Matt Allen and Chris Borrelli and Fast & Furious franchise writer-producer Chris Morgan.
Annabelle Wallis is in talks to join Tom Cruise in the Universal’s untitled reboot of The Mummy which has been dubbed as an “epic action-adventure.”
Universal wants to bring out the luster on the 1976 Richard Pryor classic Car Wash. de Passe Jones Entertainment is on board to produce the remake of the iconic comedy.
The Oscar-nominated producer behind The Social Network and Syfy’s Childhood’s End has joined the long-in-development feature reboot of the original 1970s series. De Luca will team with producers Scott Stuber and Dylan Clark to jumpstart the project for Universal.
Universal’s monster remakes are underway with Bride of Frankenstein hiring David Koepp to pen the script. The film is set in the present day with the possibility to cross-over with other remakes in the universe.
Tom Cruise is in negotiations to star in Universal’s The Mummy reboot. Cruise’s involvement would help to launch the studio’s planned series of monster movie revivals–but would also serve to set the tone for the franchise moving forward.
Logline: His first night on the job, a by-the books rookie cop and his jaded veteran partner are tasked with transporting a federal witness from New Jersey to Manhattan. The only things standing between them: dirty cops, dirty criminals, and the Hudson River.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but will focus on the mystery of the Bermuda Triangle, which has been home to several disappearances attributed to supernatural or alien origins.