Netflix drafts basketball drama ‘High Flying Bird’

Set during a basketball season lockout, Steven Soderbergh's next movie "High Flying Bird" has gone to Netflix for a 2019 release. The next project from Tarell Alvin McCraney, one of the writers behind "Moonlight", pulls Andre Holland of "American Horror Story" and Zazie Beetz of "Deadpool 2" into a high risk sports drama set during an industrial dispute. While pro basketball players are kicking their heels, one sports agent comes up with a new plan that could prove a brilliant money-making opportunity or a tragic downfall. Holland was one of the supporting actors on "Moonlight" and a lead in historical hospital drama "The Knick", the latter of which was directed by Steven So...Keep on reading: Netflix drafts basketball drama ‘High Flying Bird’.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Sep 12th, 2018Related News

‘Deadpool’ star on her character’s ‘amazing’ outing

  Brianna Hildebrand is openly gay, which became instrumental in the development of her "Deadpool" character, Negasonic Teenage Warhead. The mutant also "came out" as a lesbian in the sequel---a move that she credited to her costar, Ryan Reynolds. "I was surprised when I was pitched it, but Ryan just sent me an e-mail," Hildebrand recently told Playboy. "[It] was like, 'How would you feel about this?' And so that's great---I'm glad he asked... Obviously, I was like, 'I feel amazing about it. Let's do it!'" In "Deadpool 2," out she came, appearing in most scenes with mutant girlfriend Yukio, played by Shiori Kutsuna. Hildebrand, 21, currently lives with her girlfriend, J...Keep on reading: ‘Deadpool’ star on her character’s ‘amazing’ outing.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Aug 18th, 2018Related News

Lewis Tan has had enough of nude pics

  "Deadpool 2" actor Lewis Tan recently announced on Twitter he's had enough of something he didn't think he'd ever deal with. "I never thought I'd say this, but please stop sending me nudes," Tan said, immediately inspiring a joke-filled comment thread. The Asian-American actor, who was in Netflix's "Iron Fist," is now appearing in the action series, "Into the Badlands." The martial artist and ex-stuntman recently told Harper's Bazaar of his fitness regimen: "Stay ready so you don't have to get ready. I train daily so I am always prepared. Sometimes, I have to learn a specific style for a film or show, in which case I will have to prepare differently, but having a foun...Keep on reading: Lewis Tan has had enough of nude pics.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jun 8th, 2018Related News

Retrospect: Deadpool rebooted the superhero genre. Does its sequel do the same?

[Editor's Note: This article features XChange Picks – deals and products we think you might like. These features may contain affiliate links from our partners.] MANILA, Philippines — Back in 2016, just a few days short of Valentine’s Day, an unlikely superhero — one that cursed, killed, ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMay 24th, 2018Related News

‘Deadpool 2’ star Ryan Reynolds, Michael Bay board new Netflix project

"Deadpool 2" star Ryan Reynolds has signed on for an ambitious new Netflix project which is to be helmed by Michael Bay. The action film --- to be produced in partnership with Skydance Media --- will be titled "Six Underground", and is reported to have a budget of around $125 million, making it one of the biggest movies backed by Netflix since "Bright", the blockbuster fantasy flick starring Will Smith, reports Deadline. The project will see Reynolds reunite with "Deadpool" and "Deadpool 2" scribes Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese, with the plot reportedly said to revolve around six billionaires who fake their own deaths and form an elite team to take down bad guys, according to Th...Keep on reading: ‘Deadpool 2’ star Ryan Reynolds, Michael Bay board new Netflix project.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 23rd, 2018Related News

Deadpool 2 review: Irreverent love and joy

For better or worse, the original Deadpool, directed by Tim Miller, has gained an inescapable reputation for its full embrace of its snarky irreverence. The film, which centers on the potty-mouthed titular character, is hardly groundbreaking in its obnoxiousness but its being a buffet of how rules can ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMay 21st, 2018Related News

More to Deadpool than humor, ultraviolence

'Deadpool' established previously that the film series is for adults who wish for a no-holds-barred and utterly hilarious iteration, what the comic book character could truly be without c.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsMay 19th, 2018Related News

Deadpool 2 gleefully revels in R-rated mayhem

Deadpool 2 gleefully revels in R-rated mayhem.....»»

Source: Cnnphilippines CnnphilippinesCategory: EntertainmentMay 19th, 2018Related News

What to see this week

5 films to see on the week of May 18-25, 2018 Deadpool 2 WISECRACKING mercenary Deadpool joins forces with three mutants — Bedlam, Shatterstar and Domino — to protect a boy from the all-powerful villain. Directed by David Leitch, the film stars Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennizon, Zazie Beets, and T.J. Miller. The […] The post What to see this week appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: FinanceMay 17th, 2018Related News

Josh Brolin is cinema s man of the hour with 2 Marvel characters, Thanos and Cable

Josh Brolin LOS ANGELES--(Spoiler alert: this column is littered with spoilers regarding 'Deadpool 2' and 'Avengers: Infinity War.') All of a sudden, Josh Brolin is superhero mo.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsMay 17th, 2018Related News

WATCH: Ryan Reynolds sings as a unicorn on South Korean TV

Actor Ryan Reynolds (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File) Who would have known that Ryan Reynolds can sing, too? The 'Deadpool' actor recently sang his heart out on a South Korean t.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsMay 16th, 2018Related News

'Deadpool 2' bigger, crazier than the first

Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) returns and this time ,The Merc With The Mouth's Movie' is bigger and more badass than ever. 'Deadpool' is an apple among oranges, when it comes to supe.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsMay 16th, 2018Related News

“Deadpool 2” bigger, crazier than the first

Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) returns and this time The Merc With The Mouth's Movie' is bigger and more badass than ever. 'Deadpool' is an apple among oranges, when it comes to superheroes. He's irreverent. He's self-loathing. He's silly, childlike, violent, annoying. He's a lot of things that other superheroes aren't and he's not really even a superhero. He's kind of an antihero in superhero garb. 'Deadpool' is sort of like 'The 'Hunchback Of Notre Dame'. He's disfigured and incredibly empathetic. He's got a great backstory. There's the wish fulfillment of a guy who has these healing powers. He's kind of invincible. He says dark, funny bold things that we can't say but like to hear. T...Keep on reading: “Deadpool 2” bigger, crazier than the first.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 15th, 2018Related News

WATCH: Deadpool interprets Celine Dion s new song through dance

MANILA, Philippines – Celine Dion and Deadpool have teamed up for a dramatic music video for “Ashes,” a song in the Deadpool 2 soundtrack. (IN PHOTOS: Ryan Reynolds visits Seoul for 'Deadpool 2' ) In the video above, which was released on Thursday, May 3, the pop powerhouse shows off her signature strong vocals as Deadpool performs graceful ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMay 4th, 2018Related News

“Deadpool 2” Final Trailer Reveal

Ryan Reynolds is so back after breaking box office records, returns as “Deadpool” and this time the Merc with the Mouth’s movie is bigger and more badass than ever in “Deadpool 2”. David Leitch, director of “John Wick” and “Atomic Blonde,” is at the helm to bring more stunts, more style and more action. “Deadpool” […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News

‘Deadpool’ actor T.J. Miller charged with making false bomb report on train

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) --- Actor T.J. Miller called 911 to falsely claim that a woman he got into an argument with over loud cellphone conversations on a train had a bomb in her luggage, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. The former "Silicon Valley" actor was arrested Monday at LaGuardia Airport in New York and released on $100,000 bond after an initial appearance in federal court in New Haven, Connecticut, on Tuesday. The federal public defender who represented Miller did not immediately return a call for comment. A message left with a representative was not immediately returned and the voicemail box for Miller's cellphone was full and could not accept messages. Miller called...Keep on reading: ‘Deadpool’ actor T.J. Miller charged with making false bomb report on train.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Apr 11th, 2018Related News

WATCH: Redband, Greenband full trailers of ‘Deadpool 2’ revealed

MANILA, Philippines— The latest full trailers of “Deadpool 2” was unraveled by 20th Century Fox last Thursday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: MoviesMar 25th, 2018Related News

‘Deadpool,’ ‘Aquaman,’ ‘Tolkien’ and ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ are coming your way (Conclusion)

(Conclusion) LOS ANGELES---A young Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) meeting Chewbacca for the first time. The largest cast ever assembled for a Marvel movie---about 40 superheroes in an Infinity War battle scene, for example. Meryl Streep in both "Mary Poppins" and "Mamma Mia!" sequels. These and more are what await you in your movie houses this year. In this part 2, I bring you more of the eagerly anticipated films of 2018.The capsule descriptions of these movies were provided by the studios or taken from IMDb. "Mission: Impossible --Fallout" The sixth installment of this franchise finds Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team (Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames), along with ...Keep on reading: ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Aquaman,’ ‘Tolkien’ and ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ are coming your way (Conclusion).....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Feb 3rd, 2018Related News

‘Deadpool,’ ‘Aquaman,’ ‘Tolkien’ and ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ are coming your way

    (First of two parts) LOS ANGELES---Coming to your neighborhood cineplex this year: "Deadpool," "Aquaman," "Tolkien," "Tomb Raider," "Scarface," "Mowgli," "Fantastic Beasts," "X-Men," Ethan Hunt, "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom," "Crazy Rich Asians" and more. And in this era of #MeToo and Time's Up movements, what could be timelier than an all-female "Ocean's 8"? But I am especially eager to see "Crazy Rich Asians," a mainstream Hollywood project with an all-Asian cast, directed by Jon M. Chu and written by Kevin Kwan and Adele Lim, succeed. I also look forward to seeing Lisa Lu, my friend and colleague, as the grand matriarch, and Filipino actors Nico Sant...Keep on reading: ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Aquaman,’ ‘Tolkien’ and ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ are coming your way.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Feb 1st, 2018Related News

Ryan Reynolds’ choice for ‘hottest Chris’

Recently asked by a fan on Twitter to pick the "hottest Chris" among superhero film mainstays Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth and Chris Pratt, "Deadpool" actor Ryan Reynolds gamely offered a response. "When ordering ice cream, I like to get all three scoops," Reynolds said, refusing to choose just one. He added, "And of course, some Pine nuts generously sprinkled on top," referring to "Wonder Woman" actor Chris Pine. The four "Chrises" are in their 30s and have appeared in blockbuster film adaptations of comic books.---OLIVER PULUMBARIT...Keep on reading: Ryan Reynolds’ choice for ‘hottest Chris’.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 7th, 2018Related News