After Paramount Pictures announced in December 2014 that they will be developing a sequel for the hit movie "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," not much has been heard about the sequel until now.
According to a report in IGN, the film is set to start filming in New York City and Buffalo in April. The film will be reportedly spending around $63 million in New York and another $7 million in Buffalo.
"New York City knows how to host blockbuster films," New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said. "We welcome Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 to New York City, and look forward to the many jobs and tens of millions of jobs this will bring to our local economy." more >>
Mention the name Kevin Smith, and kids of the '90s know that he's the one behind the film "Mallrats," which developed a strong cult following after it was released on video. The 1995 romantic comedy is the second film in Smith's View Askewniverse series and the prequel to 1994's "Clerks," and now, 20 years later, Smith has confirmed that "Mallrats 2" is in the works.
When asked about rumors of a sequel for "Mallrats," the director confirmed to radio show Rock 102 Mornings with Shmonty & Carolina that he is working on it and said, "Yeah, that's what we're working on."
"It's half a script right now, and we're pulling our loot together. We've got until the beginning of 2016. By the time we get to May 2016, we're going to be shooting," he explained. more >>
Jennifer Lawrence will be ending her "X-Men" days when the upcoming "X-Men Apocalypse" hits theaters in 2016.
"The Hunger Games" bow-and-arrow-wielding heroine, Jennifer Lawrence, who has played Mystique in two "X-Men" films since 2011, is setting aside the blue body paint after "X-Men: Apocalypse" in May 2016.
The 24-year-old Academy Award winner ("Silver Linings Playbook") has played a younger version of Mystique in the Marvel superhero prequels alongside James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender. more >>
Vin Diesel has named his newborn daughter after his late "Fast & Furious" co-star, Paul Walker.
Vin Diesel, whose partner, Mexican model Paloma Jimenez, recently gave birth to their third child this month, has named his new daughter after his late co-star, Paul Walker.
Diesel, 47, who has starred with Walker in all seven "Fast & Furious" films since 2001, named his daughter Pauline after Walker, 40, perished in a car crash in November 2013 during a break in the filming of "Fast & Furious 7." more >>
If rumors are to be believed, fans may be seeing Carol Danvers or Captain Marvel sooner that they think. According to numerous reports in Screen Rant, Games Radar and Slashfilm, Marvel may allow fans to get a preview of Ms. Danvers in the upcoming "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" when it is released in theaters on May 1.
According to Screen Rant, while Marvel announced late last year, that they will be making a solo movie featuring Captain Marvel for release in 2018, rumors have also been circulating that the script of "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" also includes cameos of new superheroes who will be introduced and appear as cameos in the movie. Paul Bettany who is rumored to be playing the role of Vision is one of these superheroes. And according to the report, Captain Marvel may be one of them as well.
There is also another rumor about how the film will end that reinforces the idea that new heroes need to come in. This has to do with the rumored end of the sequel wherein The Avengers are no longer a team and Captain America and the Black Widow need to recruit new members to the fold, which may include Captain Marvel. more >>
Marvel is set to start filming "Captain America: Civil War" in a few weeks. If the new Spider-Man is supposed to make his appearance in the movie, reports are saying that Marvel should have found the right actor for the role as early as now.
After Sony and Marvel struck a deal to bring in Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a lot of speculation has been going on about how Sony will reboot the Spider-Man franchise. The deal effectively killed "The Amazing Spider-Man" series of movies and booted out actor Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker. One rumor was that the reboot will follow the "Ultimate Spider-Man" storyline and bring in Miles Morales as the new Spider-Man.
Yet another rumor was that Marvel and Sony will work with a retelling of the origins story of the web-crawler, with a young teenage Peter Parker. If reports are to be believed, this may just be the direction Sony and Marvel are taking. more >>