Thursday, December 05, 2019
The late writer Stan Lee, editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics and later its publisher and chairman, who lead Marvel's expansion from a small division of a publishing house to a large multimedia, billion dollar corporation, is honored in a new prime-time TV special, celebrating Lee's comic book creations, including "Spider-Man", "The X-Men", "Black Panther and "Iron Man", airing December 20, 2019 on ABC:
Oscar winning director Guillermo del Toro ("The Shape of Water") is prepping his next Fox Searchlight feature "Nightmare Alley" (previously a 1947 feature starring Tyrone Power and Joan Blondell), shooting January-May 2020, based on the novel by William Lindsay as "a study of the lowest depths of showbiz and its sleazy inhabitants, hustlers, scheming grifters and Machiavellian 'femmes fatales'..."
A chilling new BBC TV mini-series, directed by Nick Murphy ("The Awakening") adapts Charles Dickens' haunting 1843 novella "A Christmas Carol", executive produced by Ridley Scott and Tom Hardy, starring Guy Pearce ("Memento") as 'Ebenezer Scrooge', with Andy Serkis ("War For The Planet Of The Apes") voicing the 'Ghost of Christmas Past', Stephen Graham as 'Jacob Marley', Charlotte Riley as 'Lottie', Joe Alwyn as 'Bob Cratchit', Vinette Robinson as 'Mary Cratchit' and Jason Flemyng as the 'Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come', airing December 19, 2019 on FX:
Wednesday, December 04, 2019
From TorontoFilm.Net here is the Toronto Film Production Update for December 2019 including "Nightmare Alley", "Salt N Pepa", "The Expanse" and a whole lot more:
From VancouverFilm.Net, here is the Vancouver Film Production Update for December 2019, including "The Now", "Batwoman", "Resident Alien" and a whole lot more: