Captain Marvel, Bloodshot, Garrison 7: The Fallen, and More Film Casting News
Captain Marvel, Bloodshot, Garrison 7: The Fallen, and more movies have made recent film casting, screenwriting, and director news. These films come from movie studios primarily based in the United States and abroad. The castings, screenwriters, and directors are subject to change.
Garrison 7: The Fallen
Daniel Pinder has been cast as Kai.
Pinder’s credits include “NBC’s Chicago PD,” “We Are Your Friends,” and his upcoming films, “Paved New World,” “Skate God,” and the horror movie “Sarah” alongside Oscar nominated actress Virginia Madsen.
Daniel Pinder joins already cast: Brian Krause (Charmed), Mark Rolston (The Shawshank Redemption and the Saw Films), Steve Bastoni (The Matrix and The Water Diviner), Hazuki Kato, Jim Meskimen, and Marjean Holden.
Garrison 7: The Fallen‘s plot synopsis: “Garrison 7: The Fallen is the first installment in the Garrison 7 universe. Garrison 7: The Fallen centers around an elite special forces commander who accidentally uncovers an insidious military conspiracy leading to his families brutal murder. Now the target of an intergalactic manhunt, they will stop at nothing to silence him.”
Scott Brewer is directing the film.
Pinar Toprak has been tapped as the composer for the film.
Captain Marvel‘s plot synopsis: “The film follows Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.”
Captain Marvel stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, McKenna Grace, Annette Bening, Jude Law, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, and Clark Gregg.
Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck are directing the film.
Captain Marvel will be released in U.S. theaters through Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures on March 8, 2019.
Dolemite Is My Name
Wesley Snipes has been cast in an unspecified role.
This actor joins already cast: Eddie Murphy, Craig Robinson, Mike Epps, Titus Burgess, and Da’Vine Joy Randolph.
Dolemite Is My Name‘s plot synopsis: “the film based on the life of Rudy Ray Moore, the comedian well-known for his raunchy, X-rated stand up that he also infused with rapping and rhythm, earning him the nickname Godfather of Rap. Moore also became popular for his creation of the character Dolemite in his stand-up routines that, after five years of performing as the urban hero, he decided to bring him to the big screen with the 1975 movie of the same name.”
Craig Brewer is directing the film.
Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski wrote the screenplay for the film.
Dolemite Is My Name will be released in 2019.
Talulah Riley has been cast as Gina, Bloodshot’s wife.
Alex Hernandez has been cast as scientist Tibbs, “who is part of the team responsible for Bloodshot’s nanite technology.”
These actors and actress join already cast Vin Diesel, Sam Heughan, Eiza Gonzalez, and Michael Sheen.
Bloodshot‘s plot synopsis: based on the comic series by Valiant Entertainment, “Bloodshot tells the story of a former soldier killed and brought back to life with technological upgrades, filling his body with billions of nanobots. This allows him to be the perfect soldier by healing from injuries, shapeshift, and even interact with technology.”
Eric Heisserer wrote the screenplay for the Dave Wilson-directed film.
Alfie Allen has been cast as Finkel, “second in command to Captain Klenzendorf.”
This actor joins already cast: Sam Rockwell, Scarlett Johansson, Rebel Wilson, Thomasin McKenzie, and Roman Griffin Davis.
Jojo Rabbit‘s plot synopsis: “In Jojo Rabbit, the story follows an awkward young German boy (Roman Griffin) raised by a single mother (Scarlett Johansson), and whose only ally is his imaginary friend Hitler (Waititi). His naïve patriotism is tested when he meets a young girl (Thomasin McKenzie) who upends his worldviews, forcing him to face his biggest fears.”
Waititi wrote the screenplay and is directing the film.
The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee
Paul Hogan has been cast as himself.
Dean Murphy will direct the film.
Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker
Francis Lawrence has been selected to direct the film.
Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker‘s plot synopsis: based on the book by Ryan Holiday, “the film will depict the trial of Bollea v. Gawker, in which Hulk Hogan (real name Terry Gene Bollea) sued the media organization, its employees and affiliates for publishing portions of a sex tape between Hogan and Heather Clem, who was the wife of radio personality Bubba the Love Sponge at the time it was filmed. Hogan came out victorious following a two-week trial in which the jury awarded him $115 million in compensatory damages, only for the fight to continue past the trial with Hogan suing Gawker once again for leaking court documents and after six months of struggling, the two came to a $31 million settlement and the closure of the infamous website.”
Charles Randolph is writing the screenplay for the film.
Ryan Reynolds has been cast as Dr. Fisk, a theoretical physicist.
Bermuda Triangle‘s plot synopsis: “When a massive submarine carry nuclear weapons goes missing in the Bermuda Triangle, Commander Vogel enlists the help of Dr. Fisk a theoretical physicist, who while using his grandfather’s research opens a wormhole to reveal a mysterious island that is inhabited by anything lost in the triangle including Sharks, Vikings, and Nazis, in the hopes of finding the nuclear weapons.
John Gatniss wrote the screenplay for the film.
Sam Raimi will be direct the film.
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