“Aquaman” star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II will be the lead of crime thriller “By All” from director Steven Caple Jr. Legendary Entertainment, Gotham Group and Warner Bros. Pictures house the pic, said to be a franchise starter about a man forced to go on the run in a world without police and where justice is crowd-sourced.
Juel Taylor and Tony Rettenmaier wrote the script, which is based on a short story. [More…]
Idris Elba (“The Suicide Squad”) will voice the title character’s sidekick ‘Knuckles’ in the “Sonic the Hedgehog” sequel. The flick, due April 8, 2022, again stars Ben Schwartz (as Sonic), James Marsden, and Jim Carrey. Jeff Fowler directs.
Margot Robbie has accepted a part in Wes Anderson’s next, shooting in Spain this month. Anderson-staples Adrien Brody, Bill Murray and Tilda Swinton appear, along with Tom Hanks.”Suicide Squad” star Robbie’s role is said to be a supporting one. The plot is being kept under wraps. [More…]
“Perry Mason” and “Dexter” star John Lithgow has joined the cast of Martin Scorsese’s “Killers of the Flower Moon”. The veteran actor will play a prosecutor in the film, starring alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro and Jesse Plemons. “Killers of the Flower Moon” is based on David Grann’s best-selling book, which explores the serial murder of members of the oil-wealthy Osage Nation during the 1920s.[More…]