About: Chris Haydon

Sub-Editor of Filmoria. Dwayne Johnson's No.1 fan. Arthouse celebrator. Romancer of all things Michael Haneke & Woody Allen. Irrevocably in love with Felicity Jones. She'll be my wife one day; you'll see...

Comedienne Exits The Barbie Movie
Due to scheduling conflicts, beloved comedienne Amy Schumer has exited the forthcoming Barbie movie, of which she was set to lead. The issues are caused because of unavoidable clashes with Schumer’s upcoming movie, Snatched, cast alongside the great Goldie Hawn. Sony Pictures and Mattel’s Barbie movie, slated for a theatrical release on 29th June 2018, is due to start production this June, and that’s where the problem lies. The start... Read more
Vibrant Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Character Posters Unveiled
There is little doubt that thus far, Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has provided fans with one of the most colourful, eye-popping promotional campaigns of 2017, and this trend is set to continue. Arriving online today is this awesome gallery of character posters for writer-director James Gunn’s highly-anticipated sequel, which is one of Filmoria’s 20 Must-See Movies Still to Come in 2017. The film stars Chris Pratt,... Read more
Chilling New Teaser For Teen Horror Wish Upon
Arriving online this afternoon is a freaky new teaser trailer for forthcoming teen horror, Wish Upon, which is brought to us by Annabelle director John R. Leonetti. Starring Joey King, Ryan Phillippe, Ki Hong Lee, Mitchell Slaggert, Shannon Purser, Sydney Park, Alice Lee, Kevin Hanchard, and Sherilyn Fenn, this creepy new movie showcases a cursed music box which has the power to grant its owner seven wishes, but with each one comes a torrid streak... Read more
Filmoria’s Favourite Childhood Shows
To celebrate the UK release of Power Rangers, which morphs into cinemas on Friday 24th March, we tasked some of the Filmoria crew to delve deep into their pasts, and uncover their most beloved childhood television shows. Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers is a fond source of nostalgia for so many people, so we felt the time was fitting to have a good ol’ fashion reminisce! Power Rangers – which is one of our 20 Must-See Movies Still... Read more
Filmoria Visits…Star Wars Identities – The Exhibition
This week, we were lucky enough to be invited to Lucasfilm and X3 Production’s fabulous new Star Wars exhibition – Star Wars Identities – at The O2 Arena in North Greenwich, London. Open until 3rd September, this fantastic interactive experience takes fans inside the heart of A Galaxy Far, Far Away, by offering a new perspective on our beloved intergalactic heroes. Star Wars Identities’ foundation is built upon the two figures... Read more
Michael Shannon Now Frontrunner For Deadpool 2’s Cable
The casting process and debate for Cable has been an elongated one. Both Stranger Things’ David Harbour, and Bloodline‘s Kyle Chandler have been firmly locked for the role, but now news emerges that Midnight Special star Michael Shannon is the favourite for Deadpool 2‘s key villain. The character Shannon would potentially play, was co-created by Deadpool co-creator Rob Liefeld and writer Louise Simonson, and is described as in... Read more
Go Behind The Scenes With The Power Rangers
Ahead of its highly-anticipated UK release tomorrow, the good people at Lionsgate UK have provided us with this awesome new Power Rangers featurette, which you can enjoy below! Taking fans behind-the-scenes of the new film, which reinvents the popular TV franchise of the 1990s, the new video introduces us to the gaggle of youngsters who’ll be Morphin’ into our favourite heroes, in addition to a keen look at the visual effects. Power Rangers... Read more
The First Trailer For Captain Underpants Is Here
Arriving online this morning courtesy of 20th Century Fox and DreamWorks Animation is the ‘epic’ firs trailer for Captain Underpants: The Epic First Movie. Featuring an-star voice cast including Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch, and Nick Kroll, the animated comedy film is adapted from the worldwide bestselling children’s books, devised by author Dan Pilkey. Check out the hilarious first look below, which features an introduction... Read more
Here’s Your Official IMAX Artwork For Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2
In recent years, the IMAX poster reveal has become a thing worthy of celebration. The vibrant usage of imagery, colour, and character across major blockbuster’s promotional campaigns are always warmly welcomed, and they are keeping up traditions with this stunning new artwork for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. The new film – which is one of our 20 Must-See Movies Still to Come in 2017 – sees Chris Pratt’s Peter Quill track down his long-lost... Read more
These Alternative Beauty And The Beast Posters Are Ravishing
Walt Disney UK have unveiled two ravishing alternative posters for their box office sensation Beauty and the Beast; both gorgeously designed by British poster artist, Matt Fergurson. The film – which stars Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellan, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw – has started its theatrical campaign with an incredible, record-breaking sum in the UK; scooping a cool £19.7 million over... Read more
We Need To Talk About The Boss Baby In New Clip
The good folks at DreamWorks Animations and 20th Century Fox UK have served up a new clip from their forthcoming animated comedy, The Boss Baby, and we have it here right for your viewing pleasure! Starring Alec Baldwin as the titular infant, the film also features the voice talents of Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow, and Miles Baksh, and it arrives in UK cinemas on 1st April. Check out the hilarious new clip below! DreamWorks Animation... Read more
Check Out The Teaser For Netflix’s Death Note Adaptation
Netflix have debuted the very first teaser trailer for their upcoming Manga adaptation Death Note; the highly popular series written and developed by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata. Starring Paper Towns‘ Nat Wolff, Death Note follows a high schooler who happens across a mysterious, supernatural notebook. Once he realises the immense power of this piece – which will kill anyone whose name is scribed into its gloomy pages – he devises... Read more