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Weta Digital Handling Visual Effects On Sony’s ‘Venom’

Weta Digital Handling Visual Effects On Sony’s ‘Venom’

Yesterday, we revealed that due to crew hiring issues we’d see a delay on the production start of Sony’s Venom, moving from a start date of September 1st to October 23rd.  Well, Omega Underground has some reassuring news concerning the visual effects team that should ease fans worried about the production. We have learned that

Scorsese/DiCaprio Crime Flick ‘Killers of The Flower Moon’ Eyeing January Start In Oklahoma

Back in April, Deadline reported that screenwriter Eric Roth (Forrest Gump, The Insider), would be adapting the novel Killers of The Flower Moon by David Glenn for a feature adaptation. The true crime story about multiple murders of members of the Osage Indian tribe in Oklahoma that occurred after they found oil on their lands. It is

UPDATE: ‘Venom’ Production Start Delayed Until Late October

Omega Underground has been closely keeping tabs on the production of Sony’s Venom movie aka Antidote. The film will have Tom Hardy star as Eddie Brock directed by Ruben Fleischer along with Spider-Man: Homecoming’s production designer Oliver Scholl recently joining the film. As we’ve previously reported the Spider-Man spinoff is confirmed to shoot in Atlanta and New

Character Breakdowns For Disney’s ‘Artemis Fowl’ – Begins Shooting In January

Omega Underground has learned that Walt Disney Pictures is still holding an open casting call in Ireland for the lead role of Artemis Fowl. The Disney feature adaptation has director Kenneth Branagh (Thor, Murder on The Orient Express) with a script from Michael Goldenberg and Conor McPherson, based on the novel by Eoin Colfer. Artemis Fowl the 2nd, a young Irish

Drew Goddard To Write and Direct ‘X-Force’ Movie

Drew Goddard was brought on to polish the script of Deadpool 2 ahead of filming. We expected this involvement would lead to a gig on another X-Men film and it’s been confirmed. Now, Deadline reports that 20the Century Fox has hired Drew to write and direct X-Force. There had been rumors that Joe Carnahan would

J.J. Abrams Joins Rian Johnson On Possible ‘Star Wars: Episode 9’ Shortlist

Lucasfilm recently announced that writer-director Colin Trevorrow would be exiting Star Wars: Episode 9. Leaving the project without a director. Deadline recently mentioned that Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson has surfaced as a potential contender. Rian was originally expected to write and direct both Episodes 8-9 when he was first linked to