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Hugo Weaving may have been in consideration for It's new Pennywise

When Cary Fukunaga was putting together his adaptation of Stephen King's IT , which was supposed to start filming in 2015, some of the actors he considered for the role of the evil clown Pennywise were of the age range you'd probably expect: 55-year-old Mark Rylance, 46-year-old Ben Mendelsohn. However, the actor who ended up being cast was somewhat shockingly young:...
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11.30.2016
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Muschietti siblings join In Shadows, offer an update on Stephen King's It

MAMA director Andy Muschietti and his producing partner/sister Barbara Muschietti are in talks to produce IN SHADOWS , a supernatural thriller to be written and directed by Alex and David Pastor. Described as a "twisted coming-of-age story", IN SHADOWS focuses on  Jason, a man who comes out of prison after serving 20 years for an unspeakable crime and is forced...
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11.02.2015
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Stephen King's It in talks for new director

New Line Entertainment's remake of Stephen King's IT suffered a huge blow when director Cary Fukunaga separated from the project in May, suspending the film indefinitely from its scheduled production date in June. However the producers (including Dan Lin, Roy Lee, Seth Grahame-Smith and David Katzenberg) of the two-part adaptation are currently in...
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07.16.2015
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UPDATE: Is Stephen King's IT adaptation still moving forward?

UPDATE: The original source updated their information, reporting that the film will indeed remain at New Line Cinema with no firm determination on location or shooting schedule. Go figure. This past weekend we were hit with some pretty tough news regarding the new adaptation of Stephen King’s IT , as it was announced that True Detective’s Cary Fukunaga dropped out of...
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05.27.2015
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Director Cary Fukunaga departs adaptation of Stephen King's It

Less than a month before filming was set to begin on Cary Fukunaga's two-part adaptation of Stephen King's epic novel IT , things have run into a wall, as the director has exited the project over creative differences. According to TheWrap , those differences were largely budgetary, as Fukunaga had been clashing with studio New Line Cinema over various issues, including...
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05.26.2015
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Will Poulter to play Pennywise in Cary Fukunaga's IT adaptation

We finally have the answer to who will don the red nose in Cary Fukunaga’s IT adaptation, as Variety reports that THE MAZE RUNNER star Will Poulter will take on the role of Pennywise, the evil clown in Stephen King’s classic novel. After considering older actors like Mark Rylance and Ben Mendelsohn for the iconic role, New Line wanted to take a different route and go...
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05.04.2015
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Teen Wolf's Dylan O'Brien will lead The Maze Runner

"Teen Wolf's" sidekick Stiles is stepping into the spotlight: Deadline.com reports that Dylan O’Brien has nabbed the lead in Wes Ball's THE MAZE RUNNER , the adaptation of the popular dystopian novel by James Dashner. Starring as "Thomas", O'Brien will appear alongside Will Poulter, Kaya Scodelario, Aml Ameen, and Thomas Brodie-Sangster in the film, which commences production in May in...
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04.18.2013
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Post-apocalyptic thriller Maze Runner catches up with its first cast member

Yes, another popular book series is making the transition to the big screen. While it remains to be seen how much this one fits in with our usual tastes, at the moment it sounds like a compelling tale. I'm talking about THE MAZE RUNNER , which is a twisty post-apocalyptic story from author James Dashner; currently being developed at 20th Century Fox and director Wes Ball, the project has...
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03.05.2013
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