Twilight Director For Beauty And The Beast

Twilight Breaking Dawn Director Bill Condon will direct a live action version of Beauty and The Beast for Disney, following in the wake of the box office success of Sleeping Beauty inspired Maleficent. With Cinderella and The Jungle Book also in various stages of development and production, Disney seems determined to fully exploit their back [...]

Idris Elba Joins New Disney Jungle Book

Jungle Book fans have not one but two fresh adaptations of the classic tale in the early stages of production. Disney have Jon Favreau lined up to direct their big screen re-imagining, while Warner Bros. and Ron Howard are working together on a rival project. Disney has now officially struck first blood by reportedly landing [...]

Stephen King IT remake Still In Works

Plans for an updated version of Stephen King’s classic novel IT have resurfaced with Jayne Eyre director, Cary Fukunaga reportedly directing. In a recent interview, producer Dan Lin has announced that “Cary Fukunaga is writing and directing Stephen King’s It for me, and I’m really excited for that. So I’m hoping that’ll be his next movie after [...]

Terry Gilliam Talks Time Bandits & Zero Theorem

Red Carpet News had the pleasure of talking to visionary fantasy director and former Monty Python member Terry Gilliam at the BFI Southbank in London. Terry was presenting excited audiences with a new high definition restoration of his cult classic film Time Bandits. The memorably magical film follows a young boy’s adventures through history with [...]

Evil Dead 4 & 5 Sequel News

Speaking to Red Carpet News at the London premiere  of horror reboot Evil Dead, Director Fede Alvarez confirmed that work has already begun on a script for a sequel the successful franchise relaunch. Fans of the cult classic film series may be even more excited by what the young director had to say about  plans for a long anticipated follow [...]

Liza Minnelli Concert Review

For this year’s The Rest Is Noise festival, the Southbank Centre welcomed back living musical legend Liza Minnelli, performing at Royal Festival Hall for the first time since 1973. After thirty years as an Oscar winning global Cabaret superstar and beloved gay icon, was it worth the wait…. The refurbished and revitalised Royal Festival Hall [...]

Wreck It Ralph Review

The Plot A computer game bad guy who feels unappreciated by his fellow characters goes on an adventure throughout the arcade in the search for a way to prove that for once he can be the hero. Along the way he inadvertently causes havoc in other games and makes his first real friend. The Good [...]

Jay Z Doing Great Gatsby Soundtrack

The first trailer for Director Baz Luhrmann’s opulent adaptation of Scott Fitzgerald’s literary classic The Great Gatsby featured a Jay-Z song “No Church In The Wild”, not it seems the hip hop superstar may be collaborating on the musical score for the entire film. Artist The Bullitts has tweeted news that he and Jay-Z are [...]

Michael Bay’s Ninja Turtles Cancelled Indefinitely

Fans of the much beloved Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise mostly let out a collective sigh of relief when Paramount shut down pre-production of their much debated big screen re-imagining of the familiar 1980s comicbook characters. Wrath of The Titans Director Jonathan Liebesman was set to direct with Michael Bay producing, but Paramount has officially [...]

Paddington Bear Movie Poster

Here’s the first poster below for the forthcoming big screen adventures of Paddington Bear, the much beloved duffle coat wearing creation of classic children’s author Michael Bond.  Fusing live action and CGI the film will be based on an original screenplay rather than any of Paddington’s familiar adventures, with Mighty Boosh’s Paul King taking the [...]