Tag: SEQUELS

Eddie Murphy Will Return as Axel Foley in Beverly Hills Cop Sequel to Be Released on Netflix

Eddie Murphy attends the Los Angeles Premiere of Netflix’s “Dolemite Is My Name” on September 28, 2019 in Westwood, California. Photo: Frederick M. Brown (Getty Images) Eddie Murphy is winning. Seriously, I could end the article there and it would be accurate, but let’s specifically celebrate his latest win! According to Variety, Murphy is continuing […]

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The ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Director Has Seemingly Confirmed Who Pedro Pascal Is Playing

There is a lot that we know about Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot’s upcoming Wonder Woman sequel, Wonder Woman 1984. For starters, it’s going to eschew much of the narrative that Diana Prince was supposedly laying low between the events of the first film and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice in favor of a […]

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Turns Out, Everybody and Their Mama Is Coming 2 America…Except Eriq La Salle

Eriq La Salle attends the ‘Logan’ New York special screening on February 24, 2017 in New York City. Photo: Nicholas Hunt (Getty Images) There is a long and black ass line of cast members waiting to enter Club Zamunda, but it looks like Eriq La Salle has decided to not do hoodrat things with his […]

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New Details About A Reported ‘Training Day’ Prequel Have Emerged

18 years after the Antoine Fuqua-directed and David Ayer-scripted film Training Day, starring Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke, graced theaters with its monstrous appearance, the Academy Award-winning film is getting a followup. Sure, there was the 2017 television series that starred Justin Cornwell and the late Bill Paxton, which lasted for a single season, but […]

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Jamie Lee Curtis Offers Her Fans A First Look At The Upcoming ‘Halloween Kills’ Sequel

David Gordon Green and Danny McBride’s hugely successful sequel-reboot of the original Halloween, complete with star Jamie Lee Curtis’ return as Laurie Strode, is getting multiple followups. The first of these, Halloween Kills, will again star Curtis — as well as original Michael Myers actor Nick Castle and Anthony Michael Hall as another returning character. […]

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Joaquin Phoenix Hints That He Would Be Game For A ‘Joker’ Sequel With Todd Phillips

Before the many, many public relations controversies regarding Joker began flaring up, director Todd Phillips indicated in an early interview that he was willing to do a sequel if star Joaquin Phoenix was. Well, considering the movie’s opening weekend box office and the sheer amount of press it’s been getting, it sounds like Phoenix is […]

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It Sounds Like Taika Waititi Will Be Joining James Gunn’s ‘The Suicide Squad’

Getty Image Between the sure-to-be controversial Jojo Rabbit, a secret project right after that, and Thor: Love and Thunder, director Taika Waititi is keeping rather busy these days. But that doesn’t mean he isn’t making the time for the odd acting jobs, as proven by the upcoming Disney+ series The Mandalorian and, per several news […]

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‘Halloween Kills’ Has Cast Anthony Michael Hall In A Franchise Role Once Played By Paul Rudd

Getty Image Thanks to both the critical acclaim and the impressive box office results garnered by David Gordon Green and Danny McBride’s Halloween sequel-cum-revival, the 2018 horror blockbuster is getting a string of sequels. The first of these, Halloween Kills, will yet again feature Jamie Lee Curtis’ world-wearied Laurie Strode — as well as the […]

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‘Joker’ Director Todd Phillips Is Game For A Sequel If Joaquin Phoenix Is

WARNER BROS. Todd Phillips and Joaquin Phoenix’s upcoming Joker movie isn’t even out yet, but it’s already gearing up for Oscars contention. Hell, Phoenix has already garnered an acting award for the film. As Phillips explained in a recent interview with Total Film magazine, though, that’s not all that the filmmaker is thinking ahead about. […]

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Coming 2 America: Welcome to Zamunda, Tracy Morgan

Host Tracy Morgan speaks onstage during The 2019 ESPYs on July 10, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) Make America Zamunda again! Or…“MAZA,” if you will. Coming to America, the 1988 popular comedy starring Eddie Murphy, has a much-anticipated sequel coming up and, well, it seems to be providing all the […]

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Keanu Reeves And Carrie-Anne Moss Are Officially Plugging Back In For ‘Matrix 4’

Warner Bros. Back in May, John Wick 3 director Chad Stahelski, whose film stars The Matrix alum Keanu Reeves as an international assassin with a soft spot for puppies, claimed that the Wachowskis were working on a fourth Matrix film. A few places picked up Stahelski’s quote and ran with it, but aside from a […]

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Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming To America’ Sequel Scores Another Top Comedian For Its Massive Cast

Getty Image Not only is Eddie Murphy’s upcoming cinematic reunion with Arsenio Hall actually happening, but the confirmed Coming to America sequel also features an increasingly impressive supporting cast. Sure, Murphy and Hall will also be joined by fellow alums James Earl Jones and Shari Headley, as well as newcomers like Wesley Snipes, Lesley Jones […]

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Netflix Has Announced A Third ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’ Movie, Along With Details About The Second One

It’s official. pic.twitter.com/Z13XlM0a2D — Jenny Han (@jennyhan) August 15, 2019 In November, Netflix announced that its hugely successful adaptation of Jenny Han’s To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before would be getting a sequel. The film, which starred Lana Condor and Noah Centineo, quickly became one of the streaming platform’s most-watched original titles, and for […]

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Everybody and Their Mama Is Coming 2 America

Vanessa Bell Calloway, left, on February 21, 2019 in Los Angeles, Calif.; Shari Headley on April 20, 2009 in Los Angeles, Calif. Photo: Leon Bennett (Getty Images for Essence), Angela Weiss (Getty Images) The Coming to America sequel, titled Coming 2 America, is a go—and everyone is very happy to be here! Once news broke […]

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Hugh Grant Sincerely (And Correctly) Believes ‘Paddington 2’ Is His ‘Best Film’ Ever

Warner Bros. While discussing what he thought were the most egregious snubs at the 2019 Academy Awards, Uproxx’s Vince Mancini wrote that Hugh Grant’s work in Paddington 2 “was EASILY one of the best performances of the year.” In fact, he thought it was “the best Hugh Grant has ever been.” Not only is Vince […]

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Wesley Snipes Is Joining Eddie Murphy And Arsenio Hall In The Very Real ‘Coming To America’ Sequel

Getty Image In April, Coming to America stars Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall confirmed that they would be reprising their roles in the improbable — but very real — sequel, Coming 2 America. Now it seems that the pair will be joined by none other than Wesley Snipes for the highly anticipated comedy feature, which […]

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Tom Hardy Is ‘Very Involved’ In Co-Writing Andy Serkis’ ‘Venom’ Sequel

Sony Pictures On Monday, motion capture master and budding director Andy Serkis confirmed that he would be helming the sequel to last year’s Venom film with Tom Hardy. Obviously, Hardy is back to play San Francisco journalist Eddie Brock and the alien symbiote that’s currently nestled up in the comfort of his posterior. Yet one […]

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Andy Serkis Is Going To Direct The Sequel To Tom Hardy’s ‘Venom’

Getty Image Aside from the critical and box office success of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Sony Pictures’ claim to retain its Marvel licensing also found a sure footing in its wacky Venom film with Tom Hardy. So, of course a sequel is in the works, but who’s going to direct it? A couple of prominent […]

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Danny Boyle Says He’s Done With ‘Mainstream Franchise Movies’ After The ‘Bond 25’ Fiasco

MGM Bond 25, which producers insist is still going to be ready for its scheduled April 2020 release date despite star Daniel Craig’s ankle injury, is being directed by Cary Fukunaga. Before the Beasts of No Nation and True Detective helmer took the job, however, Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle was attached to the project. While […]

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Zachary Levi Teases When The ‘Shazam!’ Sequel Will Begin Filming

Warner Bros./DC Comics Not only did Warner Bros. and DC Comics’ Shazam! do well at the box office, but it also garnered acclaim as one of the superhero genre’s most enjoyable entries in recent memory. So, of course, a sequel is going to happen in the near future. We know that star Zachary Levi will […]

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Bill Murray And The Rest Of The Original ‘Ghostbusters’ Cast Have All Read Jason Reitman’s New Script

Columbia Pictures Earlier this week, Sigourney Weaver revealed that she would be reprising the role of Dana Barrett in Jason Reitman’s upcoming Ghostbusters sequel, which is tentatively titled Ghostbusters 3. But that wasn’t all the acclaimed actress admitted to in her interview with Parade magazine. She also let slip that the original cast member — […]

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Harrison Ford Insists That ‘Indiana Jones 5’ Is Still Going To Happen

Paramount Pictures Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull came out in 2008, which was over 10 years ago. Before that, The Last Crusade debuted in 1989, which made for a nearly 20-year gap between the franchise’s third and fourth films. Meanwhile, the supposed fifth installment, which would yet again star Harrison Ford […]

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Matthew Vaughn Claims That His Scrapped ‘X-Men: First Class’ Sequels Would Have Included A Young Wolverine

20th Century Fox After the critical and financial disasters that X-Men: The Last Stand and X-Men Origins: Wolverine ultimately were, 20th Century Fox shifted gears with a prequel reboot (of sorts) with Matthew Vaughn‘s X-Men: First Class in 2011. It did well enough at the box office to warrant another Wolverine film with Hugh Jackman […]

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