Originally, Ben Affleck was in talks to direct the Afghanistan War movie, but Sony has gone with the director of the 2017 sci-fi thriller Life instead.
Capsule follows a lonely astronaut who is marooned on his ship billions of miles from Earth. On the verge of starvation, he reprograms the computer AI system to digitally look and sound like a beautiful woman who soon becomes his only companion — until a rescue team shows up with questionable intentions.
The film is set during the recording of the 1984 song “Do They Know It’s Christmas” as songwriter Bob Geldof discovers a dead body and must find out who killed the star without derailing the song.
Written by Henry Chaisson and Nick Antosca, the story follows a fourth-grade teacher who tries to help a troubled boy in her class, only to discover that he’s been hiding a nightmarish secret. Now something terrifying is coming for the boy, and she has to protect him.
David is back! Johnny Galecki has finally closed a deal to return for one episode of ABC’s Roseanne revival.
Bobby Cannavale is joining Julia Roberts and Stephan James, taking the final lead role in Homecoming, Sam Esmail’s podcast adaptation of Amazon which has already been picked up for two seasons.
Mortensen will play Tony Lip, an Italian-American bouncer who in 1962 was hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Ali), one of the world’s finest jazz pianists, on a concert tour from New York City through the pre-Civil Rights era Deep South.
The respected filmmaker has many projects on his plate right now, so Katherine Applegate’s award-winning book might not be his first priority.
Tom Hopper, Emmy Raver-Lampman, David Castañeda, Robert Sheehan and Aidan Gallagher are joining Ellen Page in the adaptation of Gerard Way’s beloved comic book.
Chinese actress Liu YiFei (Crystal Liu) has been cast in the lead role in Disney’s live-action Mulan.
Scoot McNairy and Toby Kebbell have also signed on to join Tatiana Maslany and Sebastian Stan in the next film from The Invitation director Karyn Kusama.
The Oscar-nominated filmmaker behind the animated short film Feast will work from a screenplay by Emma Needell with Anonymous Content producing.
Based on Wonder writer Jack Thorne’s spec script about a daring 19th Century hot air balloon trip to explore the earth’s atmosphere.
The Oscar-nominated actor will play Doctor Walter Lawson a.k.a. the original Mar-Vell who gives Brie Larson’s Carol Danvers her powers in the 2019 release.
Lea Seydoux had previously been cast as the superhero film’s female lead back when Rupert Wyatt was directing the comic book movie for 20th Century Fox.
Carmen Ejogo joins Mahershala Ali in Season 3 of HBO’s True Detective to solve a crime in the Ozarks.
Burn follows a Northern California detective who brought a cartel to its knees while working undercover, all while keeping that part of his life from his family.
Rain Man writer Ron Bass will adapt the novel with McMillan, the two of them having collaborated on How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Waiting to Exhale.
Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell and Huck Milner are back as the Parr family, aka Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl, Violet and Dash, while Samuel L. Jackson is slated to return as Frozone.
Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio in talks for two male leading roles while Tarantino still wants Margot Robbie to play Sharon Tate.
Gyllenhaal will play a financial reporter who travels to Rio de Janeiro to visit a wealthy friend (Cumberbatch), only to get sucked into a plot to fake his friend’s death.
Grease star Julianne Hough is staying in business with Fox, headlining put pilot One Hit Wendy, executive produced by Diane Warren.
Marc Smerling and Zac Stuart Pontier will write the series while the Hidden Figures helmer Ted Melfi will direct.
Chbosky will reimagine the project and develop it with an eye to direct. Prince Charming reunites Chbosky with his Wonder producers Mandeville’s David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman, who are producing with Tripp Vinson.
The 1990s set crime drama is from executive producers Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.
Ellen Page is the first person to sign on to Netflix’s new ensemble superhero series Umbrella Academy, based on the Dark Horse comic book of the same name.