Kayleen Walters, the VP of franchise marketing spoke up about some of the unhealthy attitudes that have held women back in the past.
“There’s a stereotype that when you have too many women in a room, it’s going to be catty. It’s nothing like that at all here. I call up Rhonda [Hjort, deputy chief counsel] or Lori [Aultman, vp finance] for advice. The more we support each other, the better we all do.”
There is no denying that over the last few years, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has elevated himself to becoming one of the biggest names in Hollywood. He has expanded past just action films by moving into the comedic realm as well, and has lined up many future projects as a result. His involvement in Fast 8 and his sequel to Jumanji are two of his biggest upcoming projects – but for his comedic abilities, his feature length Читать далее →
With its roots firmly grounded in the long-running and best-selling video game franchise of the same name, the upcoming feature film adaptation of the Tomb Raider property will see Ex Machina actor Alicia Vikander take on the role of English archaeologist and treasure hunter Lara Croft. Directed by Norwegian filmmaker Roar Uthaug, the film is all set to reboot the movie series following the release of two Tomb Raider Читать далее →
The newest Star Wars film, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, breaks new ground for the franchise in a few ways (see: no opening crawl), but it also features several familiar elements that fans know and love. The Force has a prominent role to play, Darth Vader will show up, and there will also be a big space battle featuring X-wings and TIE fighters. When a film series has this many installments, the trick for the creative team is to Читать далее →
Fresh off the critical and box office success of his sci-fi drama Arrival, Canadian filmmaker Denis Villeneuve is all set to turn heads yet again with the upcoming Blade Runner 2049 – a continuation of the classic Blade Runner film directed by Ridley Scott, way back in 1982. Following the announcement of the equel’s official title – and several pieces of concept art being revealed for the sequel – Villeneuve has Читать далее →
In the irreverent spirit of fun that made “The LEGO® Movie” a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble – LEGO Batman – stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker’s hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.
Johnny Depp was one of the biggest stars on the planet in the 2000s, generating immediate box office gold in seemingly any film he appeared in and, therefore, commanding some of the highest paychecks in the industry. All of this, however, was before the rise of Robert Downey, Jr. as Iron Man (who quickly became the highest-paid actor in tinsel town) and the attendant arrival of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which has turned the Hollywood Читать далее →