Feluda to be re-made in Hollywood? Yes, according to a renowned Bengali tabloid, a film on the famous detective character Feluda aka Pradosh C. Mitter, created by legendary Oscar-winning writer and filmmaker Satyajit Ray is to re-made in Hollywood. According to a close source, as claimed by the tabloid, Slumdog Millionaire famed director Danny Boyle is going to helm the direction of this film and renowned Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom has been selected to play the lead role as the famous literary Bengali sleuth 'Feluda'. Apart from Orlando Bloom, another celebrated Hollywood actor of British-Indian origin, Dev Patel has also been inducted in the film. He will be seen in the character of 'Tapesh Ranjan Mitra', aka 'Topshe', Feluda's cousin and assistant.However, the character of much-needed comic relief 'Jatayu' will be there in the film or not is not yet known. This film will be the screen adaptation of the famous story 'Feluda in London' by Satyajit Ray and shooting will be done … [Read more...] about Is Danny Boyle Gearing Up For Feluda Movie In Hollywood?
It's beginning to look like the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood miniseries may actually happen at Netflix. Actor Brad Pitt confirmed that Quentin Tarantino has discussed the idea after being happy with the way The Hateful Eight miniseries came together. The idea behind the project would be to take the massive amount of footage Tarantino originally shot, edit it in, and then split the new edit down into episode-length cuts. In a new interview, Brad Pitt was asked about Quentin Tarantino taking on a Once Upon a Time in Hollywood miniseries. Pitt says, "Yeah, he's talked about it. It's a pretty arousing idea." And for fans of the movie, Pitt's opinion is spot on. Even though the final cut in theaters is just over two-and-a-half hours, many viewers expressed wanting more. Plus, some of the material shown in the promotional clips for the movie were not included in the final cut. Pitt had this to say about the idea of a Once Upon a Time in Hollywood miniseries. "It's almost the best of both … [Read more...] about Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Netflix Miniseries Is Very Possible Teases Brad Pitt
Quentin Tarantino may have scored a big hit with Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, but at least one person isn't at all happy with the filmmaker's latest. Shannon Lee, the daughter of martial arts legend Bruce Lee, is very displeased with the way her father was portrayed in Tarantino's movie. While many have praised actor Mike Moh's performance as Bruce Lee, that's not where the issue lies for the late actor's daughter. Warning: minor spoilers ahead for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. The major scene Bruce Lee is featured in the movie sees him at odds with Brad Pitt's stunt man character Cliff Booth. The scene takes place while Lee was filming The Green Hornet TV series. Lee is talking to various bystanders about Cassius Clay, aka Muhammad Ali, and feels he could take the boxer in a fight. Cliff takes exception to this and, after trading insults, the two decide to fight it out in a best two-out-of-three fight. Lee easily wins the first round, but then Booth knocks Lee into a car the second … [Read more...] about Bruce Lee’s Daughter Disheartened by How Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Portrays Her Dad
The time has finally come. Universal Studios Hollywood, in something of a surprise announcement, revealed that Jurassic World: The Ride is now open to the public. We were already made aware that the attraction was going to open sometime this summer, and the revamped outside area in front of the new ride has been slowly opening over the last few weeks, but Universal decided not to have some splashy build-up to the reveal of this attraction based on the new Jurassic World trilogy. Instead, they've simply opened the gates. Recently, the Universal Studios theme park has been allowing certain members of the public, as well as friends and family of employees, to ride the newly revamped attraction as something of a soft opening/tech rehearsal for the full-blown public opening. Apparently, those all went quite well, as it was revealed in a press release sent out by Universal Studios that their latest attraction is now open for business. So those who have been waiting can finally plan your next … [Read more...] about Jurassic World: The Ride Is Now Officially Open at Universal Studios Hollywood
In the second episode of The Hollywood Reporter’s new podcast, hosts Rebecca Ford and Rebecca Sun revisit some of the most iconic African American fathers on TV and film, and speak with the 'This Is Us' star about how he crafts his memorable father-figure characters. Welcome to the second episode of Hollywood Remixed, The Hollywood Reporter's podcast about culture change and inclusion in entertainment. Each week, hosts Rebecca Sun (senior reporter) and Rebecca Ford (awards editor) will explore a type of character or story that has been traditionally underrepresented or misrepresented in pop culture, and interview a special guest whose work exemplifies a new breakthrough in representation. Each episode will be dedicated to a single theme, revisiting groundbreaking classics and introducing listeners to hidden gems, in order to better understand how film and television in the past have shaped progress in the present. In this week's episode, debuting Nov. 13, the Rebeccas will … [Read more...] about ‘Hollywood Remixed’: Sterling K. Brown on ‘Waves’ and Portrayals of Fatherhood