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HBO to Air ‘McMillions’, a Documentary Series About the McDonald’s Monopoly Fraud

When The Daily Beast published an article last summer titled “How an Ex-Cop Rigged McDonald’s Monopoly Game and Stole Millions,” it captured Hollywood’s attention in a big way. We later learned that was by design: the article, which details extreme (and wildly entertaining) levels of fraud surrounding the nationwide Monopoly game that McDonald’s previously participated in, was written with the express purpose of being adapted into a movie. A film adaptation is still on the table, but now a docu...
Tags: Documentary, HBO, Television, True Story, Mark-Wahlberg, McDonald's, McDonald's Monopoly Movie, McMillions


‘Zombieland 2’ Double Taps Luke Wilson to Join the Cast

Zombieland: Double Tap may be tapping into its nostalgia with the return of original original cast members Woody Harrelson, Emma Stone, Jesse Eisenberg, and Abigail Breslin, but the Zombieland sequel has added its fair share of new actors as well. The latest actor to join the Zombieland 2 cast is Luke Wilson, who is playing a thus-far unknown role. Variety broke the news that Luke Wilson is joining the cast of the action-comedy sequel, Zombieland: Double Tap. The actor is set to join fellow ...
Tags: Movies, Casting, America, Abigail Breslin, Sony, Luke Wilson, Wilson, Zombieland, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Ruben Fleischer, Zombieland 2, Thomas Middleditch Silicon Valley, Woody Harrelson Emma Stone Jesse Eisenberg, Zombieland 2: Double Tap, Rosario Dawson Luke Cage Zoey Detch


Ryan Reynolds' Favorite Smell Is Douglas Firs & Canadian Rain

In countless interviews and media appearances, Ryan Reynolds has been described as charming and relatable, the kind of guy whose temperament is more telling of his native Canada than Hollywood. But as I waited to meet him in the sleek, minimalist penthouse of a modern high-rise in downtown Manhattan, I felt like I was on my way to interview an ex-NASA employee who was prepared to reveal that, yes, the moon landing was an orchestrated hoax by the government — not charming, relatable actor Ryan R...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Nasa, Canada, Manhattan, Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds, Tom Ford, James Stewart, Don, Blake, Giorgio Armani, Reynolds, Hayes, Bond James Bond, Armani


Sequel Bits: ‘Kung Fu Hustle’, ‘Ghostbusters 3’, ‘Black Mirror’, ‘Ratatouille’, ‘Halloween’, ‘Avatar’, ‘Alita’, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Kung Fu Hustle 2 is currently being developed. Some updates on the mysterious Ghostbusters 3. There’s still a chance we’ll see a “U.S.S. Callister” follow-up, but it won’t be in Black Mirror season 5. Brad Bird and Patton Oswalt make a disgusting joke about the fictional Ratatouille 2. Jason Blum wants 10 more Halloween sequels. Avatar franchise producer Jon Landau isn’t worried about that long gap between Avatar and Avatar 2. James Cameron has plans for Alita s...
Tags: Halloween, Movies, Horror, Sci-fi, Disney, Netflix, Avatar, Animation, Sequels, Shanghai, Cameron, Adaptation, Bird, Kung Fu Hustle, Stephen Chow, Deadpool


Sequel Bits: ‘Zombieland 2’, ‘Child’s Play’, ‘Jurassic World 3’, ‘Jay and Silent Bob Reboot’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Thomas Middleditch has joined Zombieland 2. Bride of Chucky star Jennifer Tilly is not a fan of the Child’s Play remake. Chris Pratt was “blown away” by the Jurassic World 3 story, but he can’t tell you what it is. Kevin Smith is giving fans a chance to be in his new movie. Thomas Middleditch, of Silicon Valley, Verizon commercials, and the upcoming Godzilla: King of the Monsters, has joined the cast of Zombieland 2. Variety broke the news, but have zero de...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Horror, Abigail Breslin, Sequels, New Orleans, Chucky, Bob, Chris Pratt, Smith, Jay, Steven Spielberg, Remakes, Thomas Middleditch, Kevin Smith


Daily Podcast: How Much Are VHS Movies Worth To You? Star Wars Wraps Principal Photography on the Skywalker Saga

On the February 15, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman , and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Pirates of the Caribbean, Your Name, Star Wars Episode 9, VHS, The Matrix and Transformers . You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Podcasts , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you nee...
Tags: Movies, Caribbean, Chris, Brad, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Marc Webb, Peter Sciretta, Hoai Tran Bui, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Brad Oman, Sam Hume, Disney Announces Triple Force


Disney’s Pirates Reboot Hits Snag As Deadpool Scribes Exit

Disney’s Pirates reboot hits snag as Deadpool writers drop out Deadline reports that Disney’s upcoming reboot of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has entered dangerous territory as Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, the scribes of the acclaimed Deadpool franchise, have exited the project. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(functio...
Tags: Movies, Michael Bay, Disney, Netflix, Johnny Depp, Deadpool, Disneyland, Caribbean, Thomas Middleditch, Sean Penn, Pirates Of The Caribbean, Depp, Pirates, Reese, Wernick, Jack Sparrow


‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Reboot Loses ‘Deadpool’ Writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick

Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean reboot is going to need some new writers. Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, writers behind Deadpool and Zombieland, were tasked with steering the Disney franchise towards uncharted waters, but they’ve now sailed off in another direction. Reese and Wernick have left due to being too busy with other obligations. Now, the fate of the Pirates reboot remains uncertain. Deadline broke the news about the Pirates of the Caribbean reboot writers leaving the project.  Dis...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Johnny Depp, Deadpool, Caribbean, Remakes, Don, Depp, Pirates, Reese, Wernick, Jack Sparrow, Disney/Pixar, Rhett Reese, Sean Bailey, Paul Wernick


Zombieland: Double Tap Adds Thomas Middleditch

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Zombieland: Double Tap adds Thomas Middleditch Variety brings word that Emmy nominee Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) has joined Sony’s Zombieland sequel, Zombieland: Double Tap. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([0, 0], [[300, 25...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Horror, Abigail Breslin, Fox, Canada, Sony, Silicon Valley, Woody Harrelson, Columbus, Jesse Eisenberg, Thomas Middleditch, Avan Jogia, Wichita, Little Rock, Stone


Top Gun: Maverick’s Joseph Kosinski To Helm Netflix’s Spiderhead

Top Gun: Maverick’s Joseph Kosinski to helm Netflix’s Spiderhead Before their first venture with the streaming service has even premiered, Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick are teaming up with Netflix once again with the upcoming adaptation of the George Saunders short story Spiderhead, and Top Gun: Maverick director Joseph Kosinski has signed on to helm the project, according to Deadline. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoR...
Tags: Movies, Mexico, Michael Bay, Netflix, Deadpool, Tom Cruise, Ryan Reynolds, Val Kilmer, George Saunders, Merc, Zombieland, Reese, Wernick, Kosinski, Joseph Kosinski, Movie News


Netflix Film ‘Spiderhead’ Will Be Helmed By ‘Top Gun 2’ and ‘Tron Legacy’ Director Joseph Kosinski

Joseph Kosinski is currently directing Tom Cruise in Top Gun: Maverick, but as soon as he’s done with that, he’s flying on over to Netflix. Kosinski has been tapped to helm Spiderhead, a sci-fi film from Deadpool and Zombieland screenwriters Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. Based on a George Saunders short story, Spiderhead focuses on convicts in the near-future who agree to become test subjects for scientific experiments in exchange for reduced prison sentences. Deadline broke the news about S...
Tags: Movies, Michael Bay, Sci-fi, Netflix, Adaptation, Deadpool, Tom Cruise, George Saunders, Saunders, Zombieland, Reese, Wernick, Kosinski, Joseph-Kosinski, Rhett Reese, Spiderhead


‘Zombieland 2’ Gets a First Poster, Adds Rosario Dawson

You don’t have to double tap to make sure that Zombieland 2 is showing signs of life. The long-awaited horror-comedy sequel is full speed ahead, releasing its first teaser “poster” in a classic tongue-in-cheek move that suits the film’s dark comedy tone. The teaser poster also reveals the full Zombieland 2 title, just as the Sony Pictures movie adds a new member to its cast. Sony Pictures has used the viral #10YearChallenge to tease the return of original cast members Woody Harrelson, Emma S...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Horror, White House, Abigail Breslin, Sequels, Sony, Sony Pictures, Poster, Luke Cage, Zombieland, Eisenberg, Reese, Wernick, Fleischer, Breslin


Rosario Dawson Joins the Cast of Zombieland 2

Rosario Dawson joins the cast of Zombieland 2 Deadline has brought word that Luke Cage and Iron Fist star Rosario Dawson is heading to the fourth-wall breaking and blood-filled world of Zombieland for the long-awaited and highy-anticipated sequel. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = goo...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Abigail Breslin, Fox, Sony, Woody Harrelson, Columbus, Jesse Eisenberg, Luke Cage, Wichita, Little Rock, Stone, Zombieland, Eisenberg, Wernick, Fleischer


First Look at the Returning Cast of Zombieland: Double Tap!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW First look at the returning cast of Zombieland: Double Tap! After just learning that Rosario Dawson had joined the cast, we now have our first look at the returning cast for the long-awaited Zombieland sequel, now officially titled Zombieland: Double Tap! Check out the full photo in the gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Abigail Breslin, Fox, Sony, Woody Harrelson, Columbus, Jesse Eisenberg, Wichita, Little Rock, Stone, Zombieland, Eisenberg, Wernick, Fleischer, Breslin


Wayne Pilot Episode Gains More Than 12 Million Views on YouTube

Wayne pilot episode gains more than 12 million views on YouTube Following the series debut of Wayne on January 16, YouTube Original’s newest action comedy has already garnered more than 12 million views for its first episode in a span of 9 days. Created by Deadpool writers Rheese Reese and Paul Wernick, all ten episodes of series are now available for streaming, exclusively at YouTube Premium. Watch the first episode yourself in the player below! PB = PB || {...
Tags: TV, Movies, Youtube, TV News, Deadpool, Orlando, Pontiac, Wayne, KAT, Alfie, Mark McKenna, ComingSoon, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, CS Interview, Streaming News


‘Deadpool 3’ is Aiming to “Go in a Completely Different Direction,” Says Ryan Reynolds

Deadpool is supposed to return in Drew Goddard’s X-Force movie, but Ryan Reynolds and his Deadpool 2 co-writers are also hard at work on Deadpool 3, which will presumably be on deck after X-Force wraps production. At a press event in China, Reynolds gave a quick update on their planned superhero sequel, teasing that he and his collaborators are not interested in retreading the same ground the franchise has covered thus far. Since Deadpool 2 secured a release in China, Reynolds made the trip o...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Disney, Sequels, Deadpool, Ryan-Reynolds, 20th Century Fox, Merc, Reynolds, Reese, Wernick, Bob Iger, Comic Book/Superhero, Action/Adventure, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick


CS Interview: Paul Wernick on Wayne, Clue & State of the Deadpool Union

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: Paul Wernick on Wayne, Clue & State of the Deadpool Union YouTube Originals just premiered all ten episodes of their action comedy series Wayne, and ComingSoon.net got to chat with one of the show’s producers, Deadpool writer Paul Wernick about the show, the new Pirates of the Caribbean film, the remake of Clue that he’s writing, and the current state of the Deadpool union. Check out the interview below! RELATED: Wayne Trailer for New YouTube Series From Dea...
Tags: Amazon, Florida, TV, Hollywood, Movies, China, Boston, Massachusetts, Tim Curry, Disney, Toronto, Fox, Iowa, TV News, Hasbro, Dell


‘Wayne’ Producers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick on the Value of Pop Culture in Fiction [Interview]

Deadpool screenwriters Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick have a new streaming series premiering on YouTube Premium today, although they did not create Wayne. They are producing the half hour series for creator Shawn Simmons, and YouTube Head of Original Content Susanne Daniels calls the show “Dirty Harry in high school.” Wayne (Mark McKenna) is a teenager heading south to recover his late father’s stolen ’78 Trans Am. Wherever he stops along the way, trouble seems to find Wayne, but he’s resource...
Tags: Florida, Movies, Interviews, Youtube, Boston, Kung Fu, Features, Woody Allen, Larry David, Caribbean, Leon, Tarantino, Wodehouse, Wayne, Jerry, Shawn


Wayne and Del Aren’t Your Average Couple in Promo for YouTube Series

Wayne and Del aren’t your average couple in promo for YouTube series YouTube Originals has released a new promo for their upcoming action comedy series Wayne, featuring new scenes from the show. The video spotlights the blossoming romance between Wayne and Del and the incoming conflicts that will affect their unusual relationship. Created by Deadpool writers Rheese Rees and Paul Wernick, all ten episodes will be available for streaming next week on January 16. Check out the video below! RELA...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, Deadpool, Orlando, Pontiac, Wayne, KAT, Alfie, Mark McKenna, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Rhett Reese Paul Wernick, YouTube Premium, Wayne Trailer, Ciara Bravo Big Time Rush Red Band Society


‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Reboot Will Save Disney Millions by Making Johnny Depp Walk the Plank

Ahoy, mateys! Disney is still putting together their Pirates of the Caribbean reboot, and while we know very little about the project itself, we do know that Johnny Depp is getting the old heave-ho. Depp’s Captain Jack Sparrow is not expected to return, and his departure is going to save the House of Mouse enough loot to fill up several treasure chests. While Depp fans may be disappointed about this, Disney is likely happy to set sail without him, and save some of their precious booty in the pr...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Sequels, Johnny-Depp, Deadpool, Keith Richards, Orlando Bloom, Caribbean, Remakes, Luke Skywalker, Forbes, Plank, PAUL, Walt Disney Studios, Depp, Pirates


‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Reboot Confirmed to be Johnny Depp-Free

Disney has confirmed the previously-reported Pirates of the Caribbean reboot cast will not feature Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow. This was mostly assumed when the reboot first came to light, but now it appears to be official. Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, the writing team behind Deadpool, are tackling the reboot script, which will find new ways to adapt Disney’s popular ride-turned-film-franchise. Back in October, word surfaced that Disney was exploring a Pirates of the Caribbean reboo...
Tags: Movies, Neil Gaiman, Disney, Johnny-Depp, Deadpool, Caribbean, Remakes, PAUL, Walt Disney Studios, Depp, Bailey, Pirates, Black Pearl, Jack Sparrow, Beattie, Rhett


YouTube’s Latest Wayne Trailer Takes A Unique Look at Young Love

YouTube’s latest Wayne trailer takes a unique look at young love The YouTube original series Wayne is a teenage coming-of-age story told only the way the writers of Deadpool could help tell it. In the latest trailer for the series, which premieres on YouTube Premium on January 16, takes the typical girl-next-door trope and completely turns it on its head. You can check out the trailer in the post below! In this gritty and sometimes bloody tale, fifteen-year-old Wayne sets out on a dirt bike ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Youtube, Deadpool, Orlando, Pontiac, Wayne, KAT, Alfie, Mark McKenna, ComingSoon, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick Deadpool Zombieland, TV Trailers, YouTube Premium, Ciara Bravo Big Time Rush Red Band Society


Sequel Bits: Deadpool 3, Good Burger 2, Top Gun: Maverick, Bumblebee 2, and More

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Kenan Thompson talks about Good Burger 2 Ryan Reynolds gives a Deadpool 3 update Mission: Impossible is getting its own VR game Some more details about Top Gun: Maverick And more! View this post on Instagram DEADPOOL Q&A Academy Screening! The Academy screening filled the legendary Zanuck Theater on the Fox lot last night. The place was at capacity and the sense I got ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, China, Fox, United States, Kel Mitchell, Sequels, Brazil, Virtual Reality, Deadpool, Tom Cruise, Ryan Reynolds, Academy, Paramount, Goose, Imf


Deadpool Manually Bleeps Himself in New Extended Clip

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Deadpool manually bleeps himself in new extended clip Ahead of the film’s premiere tomorrow, 20th Century Fox has released a brand new clip for the PG-13 cut of Deadpool 2 titled Once Upon a Deadpool, featuring the titular anti-hero reprimanding Fred Savage for cursing while also manually bleeping himself. Check out the video below! (via IGN) Once Upon a Deadpool will contain footage from Deadpool 2, but edited down to a PG-13 format which means cutting some of the violen...
Tags: Movies, Fox, Josh Brolin, Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds, Tom, Merc, Leslie Uggams, ComingSoon, Movie News, Rhett Reese, Yukio, Paul Wernick, Stefan Kapicic, Rhett Reese Paul Wernick, Reynold


Nickelback Deserves Respect in the Newest Once Upon a Deadpool Trailer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Nickelback deserves respect in the newest Once Upon a Deadpool trailer Ryan Reynolds’ own YouTube account has released the latest trailer from the upcoming PG-13 version of this summer’s Deadpool 2, now titled Once Upon a Deadpool. Here, Fred Savage, playing himself as Deadpool’s hostage, trashes Nickelback, which sends the Merc with a Mouth into a fit where he sings praises about the Canadian rock band, who end up as a go-to punchline despite their worldwide popularity. Y...
Tags: Movies, Josh Brolin, Deadpool, Nickelback, Ryan Reynolds, Tom, Merc, Leslie Uggams, Rhett Reese, Yukio, Paul Wernick, Stefan Kapicic, Rhett Reese Paul Wernick, Reynold, Shioli Kutsuna, Fred Savage


New ‘Once Upon a Deadpool’ Promo Defends the Hell Out of Nickelback

This is how you remind audiences that a PG-13 cut of Deadpool 2 is coming to theaters this week in the form of Once Upon a Deadpool. We’ve already seen a good amount of the back and forth between Deadpool and Fred Savage, reprising his childhood role from The Princess Bride, but a new promo features the longest scene yet between these two. For those who don’t know, Ryan Reynolds is fiercely Canadian, and it looks like he’s bringing some of that maple pride to the Deadpool franchise because he p...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Fox, Canada, Sequels, Deadpool, Nickelback, Ryan-Reynolds, 20th Century Fox, Video Clips, John Wick, David Leitch, Comic Book/Superhero, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Deadpool 2


Once Upon a Deadpool FAQs with Fred Savage & Deadpool

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Once Upon a Deadpool FAQs with Fred Savage & Deadpool The official Deadpool movie Twitter account has posted some Savage FAQs for Deadpool 2′s upcoming family-friendly and PG-13 cut titled Once Upon a Deadpool. Check out the video below to find out where Deadpool lives, whether he’s a bigger fan of The Princess Bride or Celine Dion, and why he wanted to make a PG-13 version of Deadpool 2. PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; ...
Tags: Movies, Josh Brolin, Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds, Celine Dion, Tom, Merc, Leslie Uggams, ComingSoon, Movie News, Rhett Reese, Yukio, Paul Wernick, Stefan Kapicic, Rhett Reese Paul Wernick, Reynold


Yule Believe in Miracles in New Once Upon a Deadpool Poster

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Yule believe in miracles in new Once Upon a Deadpool poster 20th Century Fox has released a new poster for Deadpool 2′s upcoming family-friendly and PG-13 cut titled Once Upon a Deadpool, featuring the titular anti-hero in a holy-themed look as he leads Fred Savage along with some angels into the heavens. Check out the full poster below! PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; var opts = {"asBool":false,"adUnit":"\/4403\/cr\/co...
Tags: Movies, Fox, Josh Brolin, Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds, 20th Century Fox, Tom, Merc, Leslie Uggams, ComingSoon, Movie News, Rhett Reese, Yukio, Paul Wernick, Stefan Kapicic, Rhett Reese Paul Wernick


YouTube’s Edge of Seventeen Spin-off has Found its Two Leads

YouTube’s Edge of Seventeen spin-off has found its two leads According to The Hollywood Reporter, Isabelle Fuhrman (The Hunger Games) and Liana Liberato (Light as a Feather) have just been cast in YouTube’s spinoff of the feature film Edge of Seventeen. PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; var opts = {"asBool":false,"adUnit":"\/4403\/cr\/comingsoon\/ros","adDiv":"pb_prebidjs_300x250_a","sizeStr":"[[300, 250]]","mapping":[{"viewport":"[0, 0]","s...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, Youtube, Nicole Kidman, House, Cast, Deadpool, Hailee Steinfeld, Nicolas Cage, Craig, Susan Sarandon, Mira, Wayne, Jordan Peele, Fuhrman


‘Once Upon a Deadpool’ Teaser: Julian Dennison Touts Over 20 Minutes of New Footage

This Christmas, fans of Deadpool are getting an interesting new gift in the form of a PG-13 cut of Deadpool 2, the R-rated comic book sequel that has become such a success largely because 20th Century Fox allowed Ryan Reynolds to give the Merc with a Mouth his due diligence. But the studio loves raking in more cash, and if they can get families into theaters to give Deadpool a shot with a more tame cut of the comic book blockbuster, why not? But what about fans who have already seen Deadpool 2?...
Tags: Movies, Fox, Sequels, New Zealand, Deadpool, Ryan-Reynolds, 20th Century Fox, Video Clips, Don, Merc, Comic Book/Superhero, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Julian Dennison, Deadpool 2, Fred Savage