Daily archives "July 16, 2013"

Newsreel (W/e 14 July 2013)

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Charlie Kaufman will write the new Slaughterhouse-Five adaptation.

 

Disney is working on a new live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book.

 

Johnny Depp is talks to star in David Koepp’s Mortdecai, an adaptation of “The Great Mortdecai Moustache Mystery” by Kyril Bonfiglioli.

 

Sam Mendes returns to direct Bond 24.

 

Ben Affleck is in talks to board director David Fincher’s adaptation of the Gillian Flynn novel Gone Girl.

 

Kick-Ass 2 director Jeff Wadlow writing & possibly directing Marvel’s X-Force for Fox.

 

Johnny Depp is in talks to return for James Bobbin’s Alice in Wonderland sequel, Through the Looking Glass.

 

Minions reign as Despicable Me 2 stays on top of the U.S. box-office.