Now that he's shown he can make unconvincingly rotted, willowy CGI flesh lurch around for vengeance, Mama director Andres Muschietti may be headed to the Mummy franchise. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the director is "circling a deal" to take over Universal's planned reboot in the wake of Len Wiseman's August departure. Plot details are being kept secret, but Prometheus's Jon Spaihts wrote the script, and it's said it brings the action to modern times--because, well, I hope you can handle this but we're going to hack the mummy.
Now that he's seen Jeremy Renner playing with his the old action hand-me-downs he outgrew, Matt Damon has, like Tom Cruise before him, realized he might like them back now. Twitch reports Damon has entered talks with Universal to rejoin the franchise that's since been re-tailor... / Continue →
So, despite a 50% drop in U.S. sales from Bourne Ultimatum to Not Quite Bourne, Universal using their option to get Renner in another one of these things. Deadline reports Sherlock Holmes and Invictus writer Anthony Peckham has been hired on to write the new Bourne sequel, brin... / Continue →
Universal's long-held American dream of doing Scarface again seems to finally be drawing closer, with Harry Potter's last-half director David Yates reportedly in final talks to take on the project.... / Continue →