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Ethan Hawke Tapped as Main Villain in Disney+’s Moon Knight Series!

Ethan Hawke Tapped as Main Villain in Disney+’s Moon Knight Series! After expanding the series’ cast with the addition of Ramy star May Calamawy earlier this week, Disney+’s Marvel Cinematic Universe series Moon Knight fronted by Oscar Isaac has found its villain in the form of Oscar nominee Ethan Hawke, though which villain of the hero he will be playing is currently unknown. (Via The Hollywood Reporter) RELATED: Ramy Star May Calamawy Joins Disney+’s Moon Knight Series ...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Disney, Egypt, Ethan Hawke, Oscar Isaac, Isaac, Kevin Feige, Spector, Ramy, MCU, Justin Benson, Jeremy Slater, Bruce Glikas, Steven Grant, Mohamed Diab

Ethan Hawke to Play the ‘Moon Knight’ Villain, Opposite Oscar Isaac

Ethan Hawke has been in Hollywood long enough to see himself become the villain. The Marvel villain, that is. The Good Lord Bird star will reportedly cross swords (or whatever weapons Moon Knight uses) with Oscar Isaac as the Moon Knight villain. The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Ethan Hawke has closed a deal to play the villain opposite Oscar Isaac in Moon Knight, Marvel Studios’ upcoming Disney+ series about a psychologically unstable mercenary who may or may not communicate with ...
Tags: Hollywood, Television, Movies, Casting, Disney, Earth, Budapest, Ethan Hawke, Deadpool, Hulu, Oscar Isaac, Marvel Studios, Hawke, Isaac, Spector, Ramy

Ramy Star May Calamawy Joins Disney+’s Moon Knight Series

Ramy star May Calamawy joins Disney+’s Moon Knight series After two breakout seasons on the acclaimed Hulu comedy Ramy, actress May Calamawy is branching out in a big way as The Hollywood Reporter has brought word that the Bahrani actress has signed on to star in Disney+’s Oscar Isaac-fronted Moon Knight series in a currently-unknown role. RELATED: Synchronic’s Benson & Moorhead Tapped to Helm Moon Knight Episodes PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Disney, Egypt, Hulu, Oscar Isaac, Hollywood Reporter, Isaac, Kevin Feige, Spector, Ramy, MCU, Justin Benson, Jeremy Slater, Steven Grant, Mohamed Diab

Episode Count & Length For MCU Shows Including Loki, She-Hulk Revealed

Episode Count & Length For MCU Shows Including Loki, She-Hulk Revealed In a recent interview with Collider, when asked about the estimated runtimes for Marvel Studios’ upcoming Disney+ shows, Marvel CCO Kevin Feige confirmed that each series will feature different episode counts and lengths. Feige revealed that highly-anticipated MCU shows Loki, Falcon and the Winter Soldier, and Moon Knight are developed as six-episode seasons with 40-50 minutes of runtime per episode. While She-Hulk is bei...
Tags: TV, Movies, Disney, Iron Man, TV News, Streaming, Emmy, Edward Norton, Oscar Isaac, Tatiana Maslany, Marvel Studios, Tom Hiddleston, Tim Roth, Falcon, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Loki

Synchronic’s Benson & Moorhead Tapped to Helm Moon Knight Episodes

Synchronic’s Benson & Moorhead tapped to helm Moon Knight episodes After working with one of the ongoing franchise’s alums for their latest acclaimed indie venture Synchronic, filmmaking duo Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead are diving into the world of Marvel as they’ve been tapped to helm multiple episodes of the Oscar Isaac-fronted Moon Knight series, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Moon Knight Series: Feige Teases Hero’s Multiple Identities ...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Disney, Egypt, Oscar Isaac, Benson, Golden Globe, Isaac, Moorhead, Kevin Feige, Spector, MCU, Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead, ComingSoon, Jeremy Slater

Marvel’s ‘Moon Knight’ Brings in ‘Synchronic’ Filmmakers Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead

Moon Knight, one of the many new Marvel shows headed to Disney+, has found its directors: Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead. Benson and Moorhead are behind great indie genre pics like Resolution, Spring, The Endless, and the recent Synchronic, making Moon Knight the biggest project they’ve been involved with yet. Oscar Isaac is set to star in Moon Knight, which follows “an ex-Marine turned mercenary whose multiple alter egos allow him to better fight crime.” THR has the scoop about Justin Ben...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Disney, US, Budapest, Egypt, Batman, Oscar Isaac, Marvel Studios, Benson, US Marine, Moorhead, Spector, Anthony Mackie, H P Lovecraft, Justin Benson

Marvel’s ‘Moon Knight’ Series Lands Indie Horror Directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead

Marvel Studios’ Disney Plus expansion continues to chug full-steam ahead, with indie horror filmmakers Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead signing on to direct episodes of Marvel’s upcoming series “Moon Knight,” Variety has confirmed. Benson and Moorhead join the project alongside director Mohamed Diab (“Clash”) and showrunner Jeremy Slater (“Umbrella Academy”). Marvel has yet to officially announce […]
Tags: News, Marvel Studios, Benson, Moorhead, Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead, Jeremy Slater, Marvel Studios Disney, Moon Knight, Disney Plus, Mohamed Diab Clash, Umbrella Academy Marvel

Moon Knight Series: Feige Teases Hero’s Multiple Identities

Moon Knight Series: Feige Teases Hero’s Multiple Identities During Disney’s Investor Day, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige has revealed new details about Disney+’s upcoming MCU series Moon Knight, describing the series as an ” action-adventure…Indiana Jones-type story.” He also went on to confirmed that the eccentric hero’s multiple identities will be their own characters in the series. It’s interesting to note that Feige wasn’t able to confirm whether Oscar Isaac has indeed signed into ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Marvel, Disney, Egypt, TV News, Streaming, Oscar Isaac, Indiana Jones, Marvel Studios, Golden Globe, Isaac, Kevin Feige, Spector, MCU, Jon Watts

Moon Knight Reportedly Eyeing Early 2021 Production Start

Moon Knight Reportedly Eyeing Early 2021 Production Start According to Discussing Film, Marvel Studios is reportedly planning to start the production on Disney+’s highly-anticipated MCU series in early 2021 in Budapest, right after titular lead Oscar Isaac finishes filming for his upcoming HBO limited series Scenes from a Marriage. All episodes are set to be directed by Egyptian filmmaker Mohamed Diab, with Gregory Middleton (Final Girl, Watchmen, Game of Thrones) and Stefania Cella (Morbius...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Marvel, Disney, Fox, Budapest, Egypt, TV News, Streaming, Francis, Oscar Isaac, Robert Evans, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Knight, Kevin Feige

Moon Knight: Egyptian Filmmaker Mohamed Diab to Helm MCU Series

Moon Knight: Egyptian Filmmaker Mohamed Diab to Helm MCU Series According to Deadline, Egyptian filmmaker Mohamed Diab has signed on to direct Disney+’s highly-anticipated MCU series Moon Knight, which will be written by a team led by The Umbrella Academy co-creator Jeremy Slater. This news comes after it was revealed that Golden Globe winner and Marvel alum Oscar Isaac is currently in negotiations for the titular eccentric hero. This project marks Diab’s first major project in America after...
Tags: TV, Movies, Marvel, Disney, America, Fox, Egypt, TV News, Daniel Radcliffe, Oscar Isaac, Tatiana Maslany, Cairo, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Golden Globe, Diab, Kevin Feige

Marvel’s ‘Moon Knight’ Disney+ Series to Be Helmed By ‘Clash’ Director Mohamed Diab

Marvel’s Moon Knight series has found a director in Egyptian filmmaker Mohamed Diab. The director behind Clash, a 2016 revolutionary drama that was an official selection at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival’s Un Certain Regard category, has been tapped to helm Moon Knight, the Marvel series for Disney+ starring Oscar Isaac as the titular mercenary with multiple alter egos. Deadline reports that Mohamed Diab has been tapped to direct Moon Knight, Marvel’s latest TV series for Disney+. Things appe...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Egypt, Cannes film festival, Oscar Isaac, Marvel Studios, Cairo, Diab, Skywalker, Kevin Feige, Spector, Comic Book/Superhero, Jeremy Slater, Steven Grant, Mohamed Diab

‘Moon Knight’: Oscar Isaac Will Star in Marvel’s Latest Disney+ Series

Oscar Isaac, one of the very best actors of his generation, is about to step into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He’s currently in talks to star in Moon Knight, a forthcoming Disney+ series about a psychologically unstable mercenary who may or may not communicate with a lunar god who bestows the powers of super strength. This sounds like one of the darkest MCU characters yet – and weirdly, it will be the second Egyptian-themed Marvel character that Isaac will play if the deal goes through. V...
Tags: Television, Movies, Casting, Disney, Earth, Fox, Marine, Egypt, Oscar Isaac, Marvel Studios, Variety, Llewyn Davis, Isaac, Kevin Feige, Spector, Comic Book/Superhero

Oscar Isaac in Talks to Lead Disney+’s Moon Knight Series!

Oscar Isaac in talks to lead Disney+’s Moon Knight series! As audiences anxiously await to see him in the latest big screen adaptation of Dune, Oscar Isaac is already eyeing his next blockbuster project as he has entered talks to star in the titular role for Disney+’s Moon Knight series, according to Deadline. RELATED: Exclusive: Daniel Radcliffe Debunks Moon Knight Rumors PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = ...
Tags: Movies, Abc, Marvel, Disney, Fox, Egypt, Daniel Radcliffe, Oscar Isaac, Tatiana Maslany, Knight, Kevin Feige, Spector, Disney Pixar, MCU, Jeremy Slater, Jeff Kravitz

Disney+’s Ms. Marvel Lands Bad Boys for Life Filmmakers & More!

Disney+’s Ms. Marvel Lands Bad Boys for Life Filmmakers & More! As the streaming platform’s She-Hulk series has found its star and pilot director, Disney+’s Ms. Marvel has also taken a big leap forward with the signing of Bad Boys for Life‘s Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and Meera Menon to direct, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany to Lead Disney+’s She-Hulk PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone ...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Netflix, Beverly Hills, Will Smith, Khan, Tatiana Maslany, Marvel Studios, Orphan Black, Eddie Murphy, Carol Danvers, Menon, Kevin Feige, Adil El Arbi, Meera Menon, Martin Lawrence

Exploring ‘The Umbrella Academy Season 2’ Through Every Classic Horror Movie It References

Like its debut season, The Umbrella Academy ’s second season is oozing with historical, sociopolitical, and pop culture references, and nods to Gerard Way ’s comic book source material. However, in the beginning of season 2, in each of the scenes during which the seven gifted children of The Academy travel back to the 1960s, a Hammer Film Production B horror flick, except for The Sergeant was a Lady , plays at the Avon Theater in Dallas, Texas, setting the tone for the rest of the seaso...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Tim Burton, Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, America, Features, Commission, Dallas, Carmichael, John, Jfk, Black Lives Matter, Academy, Stephen, Hammer

Josh Trank Wanted to Quit Fantastic Four Over One Casting Choice

Josh Trank wanted to quit Fantastic Four over one casting choice Five years later, it’s no secret that the Josh Trank-helmed reboot of the previously Fox-owned Fantastic Four franchise was riddled with production issues and studio interference and in a new interview with Geeks of Color, the 36-year-old filmmaker revealed that the first sign of his trouble came with trying to cast a black woman in the role of Sue Storm, aka The Invisible Woman. RELATED: Fantastic Four: John Krasinski Would L...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Fox, Margot Robbie, Marvel Studios, John Krasinski, Michael B Jordan, Johnny, Simon Kinberg, Josh Trank, Trank, MCU, Johnny Storm, Movie News, Jeremy Slater, Umbrella Academy

Exclusive: Daniel Radcliffe Debunks Moon Knight Rumors

Exclusive: Daniel Radcliffe debunks Moon Knight rumors A few months back, rumors began swirling that Harry Potter alum Daniel Radcliffe was being eyed to star in Disney+’s upcoming series adaptation of Marvel’s Moon Knight in the titular role, with fan art hitting the internet of what the star would look like as the iconic character. However, whilst talking to the 30-year-old star for his upcoming biopic thriller Escape From Pretoria, Radcliffe officially debunked those rumors for ComingSoon...
Tags: TV, Movies, Abc, Marvel, Disney, Fox, Egypt, TV News, Harry Potter, Daniel Radcliffe, Radcliffe, Knight, Kevin Feige, Victor Frankenstein, Spector, Disney Pixar

Moon Knight Series Adds The Witcher Writer Beau DeMayo

Moon Knight series adds The Witcher writer Beau DeMayo Following the success of The Witcher‘s first season, series writer Beau DeMayo has signed on for another major TV project with Marvel Studios’ officially adding him to the creative team of Disney+’s upcoming MCU series Moon Knight. This news comes two days after Netflix had announced that they are currently developing a Witcher anime film titled The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf which will also be co-produced by DeMayo. The Moon Knight ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Abc, Marvel, Disney, Fox, Netflix, Egypt, TV News, Marvel Studios, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Knight, Kevin Feige, Spector, Disney Pixar, MCU

‘The Umbrella Academy’ Showrunner Drew Inspiration From ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ and ‘Children of Men’ [Interview]

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: a group of kids with extraordinary powers are raised together to save the world. No, no, it’s not the X-Men . It’s The Umbrella Academy , Netflix’s new series based on the Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba comic book. One day, women around the world give birth to super-powered children. Sir Reginald Hargreaves (Colm Feore) collects seven of them to raise in his mansion. They learn to use their powers for good, but when they reunite as adults after Hargreaves’ fu...
Tags: Television, Movies, Interview, Features, Netflix, Justice League, Eiffel Tower, Jeremy, Fargo, Vfx, Pogo, Gabriel, Blackman, Tiffany, Hargreaves, WETA

Faun: Netflix, Sugar23 Acquire Screen Rights to Joe Hill Short Story

Faun: Netflix, Sugar23 acquire screen rights to Joe Hill short story Following a three-studio bidding battle, Netflix has won the screen rights to Joe Hill’s upcoming short story, Faun, Deadline has confirmed. Michael Sugar will produce the project alongside Ashley Zalta through his Sugar23 banner. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.pus...
Tags: Movies, Amc, Netflix, Maine, Stockton, David Schwimmer, Joe Hill, Zachary Quinto, Hazel, Movie News, Jeremy Slater, Michael Sugar, Ashley Zalta, Umbrella Academy, Matt Reeves Peter Dinklage, Faun

‘The Umbrella Academy’ Early Buzz: A Weird and Wonderful Must-See Comic Book Series

The Umbrella Academy is just the latest of many superhero series to hit the small screen, as Hollywood breathlessly tries to mine every comic book for a TV show or film adaptation. But the Netflix series, based on the Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá Dark Horse comic book series of the same name, stands apart from the rest. Ellen Page leads the cast of The Umbrella Academy, which follows a gang of misfit siblings with superpowers who reunite to solve the mystery of their father’s death. Critics are pr...
Tags: Hollywood, Television, Movies, Washington Post, Dc Comics, Netflix, Ellen-Page, Cnet, Gabriel, Dark Horse Comics, Gerard Way, Comic Book/Superhero, The Buzz, Jeremy Slater, Umbrella Academy, Steve Blackman

/Film’s 25 Most Anticipated New Television Shows of 2019

Sure, 2019 sees the end of beloved TV shows like Game of Thrones and Veep, along with long-awaited continuations like True Detective and resurrected gems like Brooklyn Nine-Nine. But this year is looking particularly stacked when it comes to new series coming our way via traditional television and streaming. And since this is the internet, there was only one thing to do: rank ’em. The /Film staff gathered to hammer out our 25 Most Anticipated New Shows of 2019, and we recorded the deliberations...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, Star Trek, Features, Fox, Netflix, Guillermo Del Toro, Dreamworks Animation, Cbs, George Clooney, Joseph Heller, Resistance, Henry Rollins, Patrick Stewart, Hulu

Writer’s Room: The Most Anticipated New TV Shows of 2019, Part 1

On the January 17, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman , senior writer Ben Pearson , and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to decide the most anticipated new tv shows of 2019. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Play , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it). Opening Banter: Brad g...
Tags: Hbo, England, New York, London, Television, Movies, Reese Witherspoon, Abc, Mexico, France, China, Boston, New York City, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Neil Gaiman

Fantastic Four Writer Apologizes To Marvel Fans

Fox's Fantastic Four was a bit of a disappointment, and writer Jeremy Slater knows how bad it was too.
Tags: Religion, Fox, Jeremy Slater

James Wan Only Producing, Not Directing The Tommyknockers Movie

James Wan only producing, not directing The Tommyknockers movie Following yesterday’s announcement that The Tommyknockers movie script will be written by Jeremy Slater (The Exorcist, Fantastic Four), some confusion arouse that James Wan may be more involved than previously reported. Now Bloody Disgusting has confirmed that the Aquaman director is only producing the film and will not be directing the adaptation of Stephen King’s science fiction novel. RELATED: Exorcist Showrunner to Pen Stephe...
Tags: Movies, Nbc, Horror, Stephen King, Maine, Sony Pictures, Universal Pictures, Lee, Marg Helgenberger, ComingSoon, Movie News, James Wan, Jeremy Slater, Jimmy Smits, Larry Sanitsky, Bobbi Anderson

Exorcist Showrunner to Pen Stephen King’s The Tommyknockers Movie

Exorcist showrunner to pen Stephen King’s The Tommyknockers movie Variety reports that former The Exorcist showrunner Jeremy Slater is set to write the screenplay for Universal Pictures’s film adaptation of Stephen King’s The Tommyknockers. James Wan and Michael Clear (The Nun, Annabelle: Creation) will be teaming up with Roy Lee (IT) to produce the film. RELATED: Stephen King’s The Tommyknockers Lands at Universal “I’m pretty sure this is the first book I ever bought with my own money. It wa...
Tags: Movies, Nbc, Horror, Stephen King, Netflix, Maine, Sony Pictures, Derry, Spielberg, Michael, Lee, Slater, Stephens, Marg Helgenberger, ComingSoon, Movie News

‘Exorcist’ TV Show Creator to Adapt Stephen King’s ‘The Tommyknockers’

The Tommyknockers movie has found its writer. Jeremy Slater, who wrote Fantastic Four, The Lazarus Effect, and created The Exorcist TV show, will pen the script for the film based on the Stephen King sci-fi horror novel. No one likes Stephen King’s The Tommyknockers. Not even Stephen King. The prolific horror master once went on the record and said “The Tommyknockers is an awful book,” and he would know. King penned the novel right before he curbed his destructive cocaine addiction, and that...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Horror, Stephen-King, Netflix, Adaptation, Universal, Hulu, Buick, Slater, Variety, Josh Trank, James Wan, Jeremy Slater, Roy Lee, Adam Wingard

Small-Screen Stream: ‘Castle Rock,’ ‘American Horror Story,’ And More Television Horror Streaming Now

(Welcome to Small-Screen Stream, a feature where we share the best television shows streaming and where you can watch them.) For this week’s column, I’m sticking to a theme once again. I plan to ditch the hyper-specific lists and get a little more random with my pickings going forward – so as not to limit my selections – but I couldn’t resist another one-genre list this time around. I blame it on Stephen King. Something about the late summer – when the humidity levels reach a putrid density,...
Tags: Television, Movies, Rihanna, Stephen King, Christopher Lee, Bbc, Features, Netflix, Robert De Niro, Ed, Norman, Hulu, Donald Trump, Ryan Murphy, King, Bates Motel

TV Cancellations: ‘The Exorcist’, ‘Lucifer’, ‘Designated Survivor’, ‘Quantico’, ‘Alex, Inc.’, ‘Great News’, ‘Taken’

The networks have decided to snap their fingers and make several shows disappear. Designated Survivor, Lucifer, Quantico and The Exorcist have all been cancelled. So have Alex, Inc., Taken, and Great News. Your round-up of the latest TV cancellations is below. The Exorcist Cancelled It hasn’t been a great week for certain TV shows. Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Last Man on Earth and The Mick have all been cancelled by Fox, and the network apparently isn’t done giving some of its shows the axe yet. ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Zach Braff, Nbc, Abc, Virginia, Fbi, Fox, United States, Tina Fey, Liam Neeson, Cia, Taken, Kiefer Sutherland, Lucifer, Priyanka Chopra

‘The Exorcist’ Canceled by Fox After Two Seasons

“The Exorcist” has been canceled at Fox after two seasons. Created by Jeremy Slater, the psychological and spiritual horror drama first premiered during the 2016-17 television season but entered into a new chapter in its second season, which launched in September 2017. John Cho joined the cast as a man running a group home in […]
Tags: News, Fox, John Cho, The Exorcist, Jeremy Slater, Fox After Two Seasons