Monthly Archives: January 2018

‘The Dark Tower’ TV Series To Start Filming This Summer in Ireland & England

‘The Dark Tower’ TV Series To Start Filming This Summer in Ireland & England

The Stephen King adaption of The Dark Tower starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey came and went last summer. The film that was going to adapt King’s epic novel series was massive box office disaster. At the time it was being debated that the films would have a TV series counterpart all set within the

Next ‘RoboCop’ Could Be Connected To 1987 Movie – MGM Please Call Michael Shannon

ZeietgeistEntertainmentMagazine (via MovieWeb) spoke with RoboCop and Starship Troopers screenwriter Ed Neumeier during an interview at the Barbados Independent Film Festival. Ed reveals not only is he working on a new RoboCop film with MGM but that it’ll have connections to the beloved cult classic original from 1987. “Well, here’s what I’ll say. We’re not supposed to say

Christan Bale Open To ‘Star Wars’ Role and Gary Oldman Wants To Join The Marvel Cinematic Universe

A while back it had been rumored that Oscar-winner Christian Bale (The Fighter, The Dark Knight, American Pyscho, Hostiles) was eyed for a role in Solo: A Star Wars Story. Well, it looks like that was true as Bale confirms to the HappySadConfused podcast there were talks and he’s still open to the idea of

Director Reed Morano Has Met With Lucasfilm For A Future ‘Star Wars’ Movie

During an interview with HollywoodReporter, Handmaid’s Tales director Reed Morano revealed meeting with Lucasfilm’s Kathy Kennedy about a potential future Star Wars project. Reed is currently filming the Blake Lively thriller The Rhythm Section from Bond producer Barbara Brocolli. Currently shooting Paramount’s La Femme Nikita-esque The Rhythm Section with Blake Lively in the lead and Barbara Broccoli producing, Morano wasn’t

‘Godzilla’ Star Ken Watanbe Joins ‘Detective Pikachu’

Today, The Hollywood Reporter announced that Oscar-nominated actor Ken Watanabe (Godzilla, The Last Samurai)  has joined the cast of Lionsgate’s Detective Pikachu. While you may think he would make a perfect Pokemon Professor in the first ever live-action Pokemon movie the actor is actually playing a character named Detective Yoshida made just for the film.

CONFIRMED: Sony Searching For a European Actress in ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming 2’

Last month we at Omega Underground brought you exclusive audition tapes of European actresses reading for a part in Sony and Marvel’s Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel. However, the tapes explicitly have the young actresses reading for the role of Gwen Stacy. So we speculated Sony and Marvel could be diverting from the characters comic book origins