Following impressive viewing figures, Netflix have today confirmed that a sequel to David Ayer’s Bright, starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton, is to happen with the trio expected to all return in their respective roles. Despite many negative reviews and even director Ayer addressing such negativity towards his film,... Read more
Netflix cop/fantasy mash-up misfires After a year which has included Okja, The Meyerowitz Stories and Mudbound, Netflix – correction, Netflix Originals – aims to finish 2017 on a high with the closest it’s come so far to a big Hollywood-style blockbuster. Bright has the star (Will Smith), the director... Read more
The streets of Los Angeles will never be the same. This December, Will Smith and Joel Edgerton bring the heat (and some hardcore deadly magic) to fans across the world in the Netflix film, Bright. Directed by David Ayer, known for the box-office hits such as Suicide Squad and... Read more
Casting for Aladdin, the live-action adaptation of the studio’s animated classic, is complete and production is currently underway at Longcross Studios outside London. The Aladdin cast includes: Two-time Oscar® nominee Will Smith (“Ali,” “Men in Black”) as the Genie who has the power to grant three wishes to whoever... Read more
From the director of Suicide Squad and End of Watch, David Ayer, comes a new action-packed film starring Will Smith, Joel Edgerton, and Noomi Rapace – Bright. Set in an alternate present-day, this action-thriller directed by David Ayer (Suicide Squad, End of Watch, writer of Training Day) follows two... Read more
Last night (Sunday, 28th May), the 70th Festival de Cannes took its final bow, awarding a multitude of international films with coveted plagues and scrolls. After twelve days of feverish action, the Jury – under the presidency of Pedro Almodòvar – named The Square as their Palme d’Or champion,... Read more
Perhaps the biggest talking point of the 70th Festival de Cannes is the inclusion of two Netflix Original feature films as part of the Palme d’Or nominees. Both Bong Joon-ho‘s Okja, and Noah Baumbach‘s The Meyerowitz Stories are in contention for Official Competition glory, despite the fact that neither... Read more
Will Smith, Jessica Chastain, Park Chan-wook and many more join Pedro Almodóvar’s Jury at Cannes this year.
Could Will Smith be landing the Aladdin role made famous by the late Robin Williams?
Just one month before it was due to start filming, J C Chandor’s next film has hit the buffers. Action thriller Triple Frontier has lost its two biggest stars, Tom Hardy and Channing Tatum, and Paramount has also dropped out of the project. Reportedly, the actors weren’t happy with... Read more
Will Smith stars in Netflix’s forthcoming sci-fi action flick Bright. Here’s some brand new images.
David Ayer would have been more than happy with Will Smith’s performance in the much-criticised Warner Bros/DC venture of Suicide Squad, so naturally the pair have gone on to work on another project in the form of Netflix’s Bright. Due for release on the streaming service in December, Bright... Read more