Mads Mikkelsen is reportedly top of the list of actors being considered to replace Johnny Depp in the David Yates-directed Fantastic Beast 3, the third installment of the Harry Potter spinoff based on the JK Rowling fantasy franchise.
Reported on Deadline sources said Mikkelsen is Yates’ choice to play Grindelwald and he is in early talks. The aim is to keep on track a picture that recently moved its original November 12, 2021 release date to summer 2022. The cast led by Eddie Redmayne and Jude Law are already shooting.
Warner Bros have announced Johnny Depp has been cut loose from their Fantastic Beasts franchise based in the Harry Potter universe.
“Johnny Depp will depart the Fantastic Beasts franchise,” said the studio in a statement today “We thank Johnny for his work on the films to date. Fantastic Beasts 3 is currently in production, and the role of Gellert Grindelwald will be recast. The film will debut in theaters worldwide in the summer of 2022.”
Warner Bros Animation has announced up a new animated series ‘Batwheels’ aimed at preschoolers starring the most iconic vehicles from the DC Comics universe. The show will premiere on Cartoon Network and HBO Max and across Cartoon Net’s global platforms.
Wonder Woman 1984 is officially delayed to later in 2020. After initially moving Wonder Woman 1984 to August, the studio then settled on an October release date, positioning Wonder Woman 1984 about a month after Tenet’s domestic debut. According to The Wall Street Journal, Wonder Woman 1984 has been delayed again. A new official release date is not set, but WB plans for Wonder Woman 1984 to come out later in 2020. The current scheduled date is December 25th 2020.
During the DC FanDome panel, filmmaker Matt Reeves revealed the first official footage from The Batman ;we’ve already been given our first look at the official logo for the movie via Twitter and our first look at Robert Pattinson as Batman/Bruce Wayne – take a look below. ‘The Batman’ panel featured director Matt Reeves and was moderated by Aisha Tyler
During The DC FanDome panel for the upcoming Wonder Woman 1984 a new trailer was unveiled for the film – check it out below! The panel featured stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine,Kristen Wiig and Pedro Pascal, and director/co-writer/producer Patty Jenkins as well as Brazilian fandome hosts Érico Borgo and Aline Diniz. There was also a surprise appearancefrom Lynda carter.
The latest instalment in the Conjuring franchise, ‘The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It’ is was due for release on September 11th 2020; however due to the constant release re-shuffle due to Covid19 the films release have now been pushed back to by. June 4th 2021 by New Line & Warner Bros. Christopher Nolan’s blockbuster ‘Tenet’ which was scheduled for release in August this year has also been delayed indefinitely. Continue reading →
The release of Wonder Woman 1984 may have been pushed back to August 14th 2020; however, before Gal Gadot brought Wonder Woman to the big screen, Lynda Carter was stealing audiences’ hearts as DC Comics’ Amazonian heroine in the Warner Bros. TV series ‘Wonder Woman’ and now Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced they have remastered the original series for Blu-ray in Wonder Woman: The Complete Collection!
HBO Max has ordered an original DC series set in the Gotham City police department, from ‘The Batman‘ director Matt Reeves, Boardwalk Empire creator Terence Winter, The Batman producer Dylan Clark, and Warner Bros. Television.