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Vince Vaughn confirmed for True Detective; Justin Lin to direct 2 episodes

Just days after learning that Colin Farrell would star in season two of HBO's TRUE DETECTIVE, we now have confirmation that Vince Vaughn will appear alongside him and that FAST AND FURIOUS 6 director Justin Lin will helm the first two episodes of the eight episode sophomore season. Vaughn was long rumored as a contender for the role. We still have no confirmation as to the...

Justin Lin in talks to helm the first 2 episodes of True Detective season 2

As rumors continue to swirl about what Nic Pizzolatto has planned for a follow-up to the critically acclaimed debut season of TRUE DETECTIVE, we still know next to nothing, including cast, crew, or plot details. Sure, everyone and their mother has been named as a potential casting choice for the new season, but we don't have anything solid to go on. While the first season was directed...

Andrew Dominik to script remake of Shaolin Temple; Justin Lin to direct

Justin Lin 's directorial future continues to pile up with new projects, but it looks like the follow-up to THE BOURNE LEGACY will still be his next film. And now what comes after that 2015 film has been decided as Lin will helm the 3D remake of Jet Li 's film debut, SHAOLIN TEMPLE. Deadline reports that Lin will direct the film from a screenplay by Andrew Dominik . Dominik is...

Fast & Furious 7 wraps production; read the heartfelt note to the fans

Shooting has officially wrapped on director James Wan 's FAST & FURIOUS 7 . While the team behind the movie celebrates the end of production, they also took the time to pay tribute to the late Paul Walker and the thank fans of the series for their enduring support. Along with the heartfelt note is a new image Vin Diesel from the movie which you can see below. The challenge...

Rumor: Chris Hemsworth offered lead role in Lethal Weapon reboot

There aren't many details at this point, but it appears LETHAL WEAPON might be getting a reboot, and the rumor is Chris Hemsworth has been offered the lead role in the film. Sources have told The Tracking Board it won't be a full reboot though, and "the recent version of the script centers on the desires of an older cop’s son (presumably Riggs’) and...

NBC's Community might be heading to the big screen with Justin Lin directing

How many of you are fans of NBC's Community? I've only seen clips from the series, but most of my friends have told me it's a pretty funny show. A sixth season hasn't been ordered by the network yet, but TV Guide has learned there has been talk about a Community movie. The site has also heard Justin Lin is being considered to direct the film. Justin Lin was...

Justin Lin to produce and possibly direct family adventure flick Toymageddon

Justin Lin 's name keeps popping up connected to more projects than he could possibly direct. Last week it was the adaptation of THE BATTERED BASTARDS OF BASEBALL and this week it is the family movie TOYMAGEDDON. No plot details have been revealed surrounding the project aside from the fact that Lin has obtained the rights to the pitch through his Perfect Storm production banner....

Todd Field to adapt baseball documentary about Kurt Russell's father

Justin Lin has a lot of projects on his plate after leaving the FAST AND FURIOUS franchise. Aside from directing the next installment in the BOURNE franchise, Lin just recently obtained the rights to a retelling of the Sundance documentary THE BATTERED BASTARDS OF BASEBALL. Based on the story of Russell's father, Bing Russell, THE BATTERED BASTARDS is a film tailor-made for the big...

Can you smell what the top grossing actor of 2013 is cooking?

As 2013 comes to a close, we know that IRON MAN 3 is the biggest box office success of the year with a domestic gross of $409 million and a global total of $1.2 billion. But, despite those amazing numbers, star Robert Downey , Jr. is not the top grossing actor of the year. That honor instead goes to perennial action hero Dwayne Johnson whose three movies this year, PAIN & GAIN, FAST...

C'mon, Hollywood: Why exactly did Oldboy bomb?

Remakes are always controversial no matter who's attached to the project, the number of years it's been since the original was released, how good the first one was, etc. With directors ranging from Justin Lin to Steven Spielberg , the OLDBOY remake eventually became Spike Lee's responsibility and after playing a very long waiting game, the film has finally come and hit theaters with...

Denzel Washington turned down a role in Fast and Furious 7

Denzel Washington is one of the few elite actors in Hollywood that can guarantee that even a crappy movie an instant box office success. With 2 GUNS opening this weekend to decent reviews I would guarantee he will have another #1 opening under his belt. But, that is not to say the man will take any gig that comes his way, even a small one in a solid film franchise guaranteed to...

Director James Wan sees Fast and Furious 7 as a "gritty revenge thriller"

FAST AND FURIOUS 7 (or FAST 7, or whatever the hell it ends up being called) will probably be a little different from the previous films. Nothing radically different I'm sure, but this is the first FAST AND FURIOUS film not directed by Justin Lin since 2 FAST 2 FURIOUS. James Wan is helming the follow-up to FAST AND FURIOUS 6, and while talking to The Playlist about some of...
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