Posts tagged with "Guillermo Del Toro"

BUZZ News Shorts: Ready Player One, Dungeons & Dragons, The Leftovers & More

BUZZ News Shorts: Ready Player One, Dungeons & Dragons, The Leftovers & More
••• Tye Sheridan, who will soon be seen as a young Cyclops in X-Men: Apocalypse, has nabbed the lead role of gamer Wade Watts in Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One. The story is set in a future world dominated by a vast virtual reality network called Oasis, created by a 1980s-obsessed genius who dies and bequeaths his fortune to the winner of a fiendish competition. In the book Wade starts as a podgy kid (though he goes on an extreme diet... 

Pacific Rim 2 Confirmed But Not With Del Toro Directing

Pacific Rim 2 Confirmed But Not With Del Toro Directing
  Guillermo del Toro has been steadfast in his insistence that Pacific Rim 2 would happen. What he never mentioned was that he might not be directing it. But that, indeed, seems to be the case. According to Deadline, Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures are moving forward with Pacific Rim 2  Steven S DeKnight in the director’s chair. DeKnight is best known for his TV work on Spartacus and Marvel’s Daredevil and this will be his... 

Netflix To Screen New Voltron & Guillermo del Toro Cartoon Series

Netflix To Screen New Voltron & Guillermo del Toro Cartoon Series
Netflix has expanded its deal with Dreamworks Animation and as part of the deal is set to launch a number of new Dreamworks animated series on its streaming service. These include a new version of Voltron and the Guillermo del Toro produced Trollhunters. Although details on both series are scarce the moment, Netflix says in the announcement of the deal that Trollhunters “will unleash a new, fantastical world wrapped around two best friends who... 

Is Guillermo del Toro Serious? He Wants Maisie Williams For Pacific Rim 2?

Is Guillermo del Toro Serious? He Wants Maisie Williams For Pacific Rim 2?
We’re not sure how serious Hellboy/Crimson Peak/Pacific Rim director Guillermo del Toro is being, but he seems to have become as much of a fanboy of Game Of Thrones’s Maisie Williams as the rest of the world, prompting the following Tweet: Had lunch with Maisie Williams yesterday. Remarkable. Dammit- if PR2 happens, that girl is getting a Jaeger. — Guillermo del Toro (@RealGDT) October 3, 2015 Now let’s not get too excited. The future of... 

Pacific Rim 2 Lives: It’s Not Just Del Toro Being Overly Optimistic

Pacific Rim 2 Lives: It’s Not Just Del Toro Being Overly Optimistic
When Pacific Rim 2 suddenly vanished off Universal’s release schedule recently, you’d be forgiven for thinking that was the final nail in the coffin for any sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s hugely fun 2013 kaiju versus mecha mega smackdown.   Sure, del Toro was telling anyone who asked him in interviews that he still considered Pacific Rim 2 a live project. But, you couldn’t help thinking, “He would say that, wouldn’t he?” However,... 

New Crimson Peak Featurette: The Secrets Of The Spooky Corridor

New Crimson Peak Featurette: The Secrets Of The Spooky Corridor
Director Guillermo del Toro and star Tom Hiddleston (pause for swooning fans pick themselves off the floor) discuss the arcane architecture of the spooky corridor that’s central to stylish new horror flick Crimson Peak. It’s where the ghosts hang out and has arches in the shape of the human form. Which is nice. Crimson Peak, which also stars Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Charlie Hunnam and Jim Beaver, is released in the UK on 16 October.   • Crimson... 

Crimson Peak: 3 New Clips & B-Roll Footage

Crimson Peak: 3 New Clips & B-Roll Footage
Here’s more than a peek at Crimson Peak, the new haunted house movie with a Guillermo de Toro twist. It’s also a treat for Tom Hiddleston fans, of whom, we’re lead to believe, there are quite a few, as there’s a lot of him in these clips. Also starring Charlie Hunnam (Pacific Rim) and Jim Beaver (Supernatural), Crimson Peak directed by Guillermo del Toro (Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth, The Devil’s Backbone) and written by del Toro and Matthew... 

First Clip From Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak

First Clip From Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak
Legendary and Universal have released the first clip from Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming reinvention of the haunted house movie Crimson Peak. It features Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty), Tom Hiddleston (Avengers, Only Lovers Left Alive) and Mia Wasikowska (Stoker, Alice in Wonderland). Also starring Charlie Hunnam (Pacific Rim) and Jim Beaver (Supernatural), Crimson Peak directed by Guillermo del Toro (Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth, The Devil’s... 

The Strain S2E01 “BK, NY” REVIEW

The Strain S2E01 “BK, NY” REVIEW
The Strain S2E01 “BK, NY” REVIEW Airing in the UK on Watch, Wednesdays, 10pm Writers: Carlton Cuse, Chuck Hogan Directors: Gregory Hoblit, Guillermo del Toro (prologue only) Essential Plot Points: Setrakian makes a deal with the Ancients to track down the Master for them, but not kill him Eph and Nora decide to create some biological weapon that will kill the vampires rather than finding a cure for the infection Eldritch Palmer hires... 

Five-Season Plan For The Strain, Say Exec Producers

Five-Season Plan For The Strain, Say Exec Producers
Following the news that vampire show The Strain has been given the green light for a third season, executive producers Guillermo del Toro and Carlton Cuse have confirmed they have a five-season plan for the show. The series is based on a trilogy of books written by del Toro and Chuck Hogan, but Cuse revealed at the Television Critics Association press tour on Friday, “From the very beginning, we had really talked about the first book being the... 
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