Movie News

"Super" news for anxious fans?

"Super" news for anxious fans?
Clint

I’m with you guys when it comes to “Superman” news, its grain-of-salt fodder until we hear something concrete. Regardless, Superman-V have some damn interesting news on their portal that might be signalling the checkered flag of the long-winded production. “Word from an uber-reliable source is that "they are still budgeting and JJ Abrams is doing a rewrite". This source also said that this rewrite could be the one that will officially greenlight the film.” In addition, the site has their list of who they’ve heard are the current 5 candidates for the lead role.

Matthew Bomer is again mentioned, as is Henry Cavill and Brendan Fraser. But there’s two newbies on this list : Josh Lucas and Scott Speedman.

Lucas was apparently a candidate for roles in both “Catwoman” and “Batman Intimidation Game” but missed out on both. He’s apparently hoping for this one.

Speedman – best known for his role on TV’s “Felicity” and the recent flick “Underworld” – is probably the long shot. But still, interesting choice.

The site also adds more fuel to the “Batman Vs.Superman” resurrection rumour.

“Lastly, and take this with the biggest grain of salt you can find. Wolfgang Petersen has apparently asked David Benioff if he’d be interested in taking a crack at a Batman vs. Superman draft. Benioff has written Troy, the brilliant 25th Hour and Stay (which he sold for a cool $1.8 million). BvS is one of the many projects Petersen has at the studio, however I think he’ll either move onto Ender’s Game or something else after Troy. It’ll take some monumental screw ups on Superman for them to even think about greenlighting BvS”.

Share this story!Share on FacebookShare on TumblrShare on StumbleUponTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on PinterestDigg thisBuffer this pagePrint this pageShare on LinkedIn
(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)
Movie News
Clint

Clint is the creator, editor and maintainer of Moviehole. Loves David Lynch, David Fincher... actually, any filmmaker by the name of David.

More in Movie News

interviews

They’re not always awkward: celebrity interviews done right

Mandy GriffithsAug 2, 2015
"Foxcatcher" red carpet. 67th Cannes Film Festival.  Pictured: Channing Tatum Ref: SPL762624  190514   Picture by: KCS Presse / Splash News  Splash News and Pictures Los Angeles: 310-821-2666 New York: 212-619-2666 London: 870-934-2666 photodesk@splashnews.com

Channing Tatum signs Gambit deal

AshAug 2, 2015
Emily Blunt wallpaper (14)

Emily Blunt a lock for Marvel movie?

ClintAug 1, 2015
felicityjones

A Fett in Rogue One?

ClintAug 1, 2015
SOLACE

Trailer : Solace

ClintAug 1, 2015
taron

Shortlist for Lionsgate’s Robin Hood revealed

ClintAug 1, 2015
roddypiper

‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper (1954 – 2015)

Editorial StaffAug 1, 2015
oldman

Three more join Asa Butterfield in STX’s intergalactic love story

AshAug 1, 2015
Ghostbusters Day 16

Reitman says Tatum-Pratt Ghostbusters isn’t real!?

Editorial StaffJul 31, 2015