It looks like we’ll finally get to go back to the danger zone with Tom Cruise in the sequel to Top Gun. The action star Tweeted a photo with the caption “Day 1”, which officially signals the start of production for Top Gun 2. Cruise will step back into the cockpit as Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, in this sequel to the 1986 classic directed by Tony Scott. The film, titled Top Gun: Maverick is directed by Joseph Kosinski and will reportedly be centred on the effects of drone warfare. The film is expected to arrive in cinemas in summer 2019.
Bye Bye Rick Grimes
It looks like The Walking Dead will be losing its main lead in season 9. It seems that Andrew Lincoln who plays mainstay character, Rick Grimes will be leaving the hit series in the upcoming season. The Walking Dead is one of the few television shows that makes no qualms about killing off its lead characters but we even we have to admit this one will sting a bit. Will Grimes be turned into a zombie this season or will he get a heroes send off by going out in a blaze of glory? Either way one thing is for sure, with Lincoln gone, it paves the way for fan-favourite Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus) to step into the shoes of the leader for this AMC series.
Jamie Foxx Is Spawn
Todd McFarlane has found his Spawn for the upcoming reboot at Blumhouse and its non-other than Jamie Foxx. The Oscar-winning actor will play the titular character for the new adaptation, which will be R-rated. This isn’t the first time Foxx will channel a comic book character. He previously played Electro in the Spider-Man sequel with Andrew Garfield. McFarlane will write and direct the film, which hasn’t received an official release date yet. The character of Al Simmons a.k.a. Spawn has previously played by Michael Jai White in 1997.
First Look: Bad Times at the El Royale
Thanks to EW, movie fans have gotten a better look at Bad Times at the El Royale, which is being directed by Drew Goddard. Described as a 60s film noir and crime fiction production, the film centres on seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe’s El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption… before everything goes to hell. The cast for Bad Times at the El Royale is indeed impressive with Jeff Bridges, Chris Hemsworth, Jon Hamm, Dakota Johnson and Cynthia Erivo.
Disney Princesses Unite For Wreck-It-Ralph 2
The sequel to Wreck-It-Ralph will not be short on cameos. As seen in the first film, there were a number of video game icons appearing in the film. The sequel, Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-it-Ralph 2, will certainly promise the same especially as it sees our heroes, Ralph and Vanellope go on a journey through the internet. The latest photo release sees Vanellope holding court with some pretty famous Disney Princesses. In fact Disney has even pulled off a tremendous coup by getting some of the original actors to voice their iconic roles for the film.