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‘The Batman’ Sequel Set With Robert Pattinson and Director Matt Reeves

The Batman — returns. Warner Bros. and DC announced Tuesday night at CinemaCon that The Batman is officially getting a sequel. “Matt took one of our most iconic and beloved superheroes and delivered a fresh vision,” Warner Bros. movie chief Toby Emmerich said during the studio’s highly anticipated slate presentation. “Matt Reeves, Rob Pattinson and […]

Andy Serkis Teams With Cinesite on ‘Animal Farm’ Adaptation

VFX and animation studio Cinesite — whose recent credits include VFX on No Time to Die and animation on Addams Family 2 — has confirmed that it is working on Andy Serkis’ adaptation of George Orwell’s 1945 allegorical novel Animal Farm. Actor and director Serkis told The Hollywood Reporter back in 2012 that he intended to […]

‘The Batman’ Star John Turturro Shares Fascinating Opinion on Movie’s Twist

[This story contains spoilers for The Batman.]  When John Turturro was a boy in New York City, his father told him never to look Mafia associates in the eye if they spoke to him, because their skill was to seduce would-be prey. Decades later, he would use that advice to help craft his Gotham City […]

‘The Batman’ Star Andy Serkis Sheds Light on Alfred’s Backstory and Reveals His Contributions to Classic Character

[Warning: This story contains spoilers for The Batman.]  Andy Serkis is aware The Batman is already generating some Oscar buzz — and he finds it wholly appropriate. The BAFTA award-winning actor appears in Matt Reeves’ dark, stylish detective story as Alfred Pennyworth, caretaker (of sorts) to Robert Pattinson’s Bruce Wayne. And just like the rest […]

Andy Serkis, David Pierce, Jeffrey White Join Academy’s SciTech Council

Andy Serkis, David Pierce and Jeffrey White have accepted invitations to join the Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Serkis is the award-winning actor known for roles such as Gollum in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and Caesar in the Planet of the Apes trilogy, while his […]

Box Office: ‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’ Races Past $100M Domestically

Sony’s Venom: Let There Be Carnage crossed the $100 million mark on Tuesday at the North American box office in another win for Sony and director Andy Serkis. The sequel achieved the feat in five days to finish Tuesday with a domestic total of $102.1 million. Venom 2 scored a massive victory for the film […]

Andy Serkis on ‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’ and That Mid-Credits Scene

[This interview contains spoilers for Venom: Let There Be Carnage.] When Tom Hardy was searching for a director to helm Venom: Let There Be Carnage, the sequel to his 2018 hit Venom, he knew he needed someone who had the utmost expertise in bringing CG characters to life. So he called the world’s foremost authority […]

‘Venom’ and the Return of the Superhero B-Movie

In an age where so many superhero-centric comic book adaptations take great pains to ease audiences into the weird nature of their source material, and gently encourage a certain forgetfulness about how gonzo those properties once were, Venom: Let There Be Carnage shoves it down audiences’ throats with a manic gleefulness. If the first film […]

Andy Serkis to Launch Myth-Inspired Comic ‘Eternus’

Andy Serkis is having a big week in the comic book space. His new directorial effort, Venom: Let There Be Carnage, hits Friday, and now he’s announcing another dive into the comic book world, this time as the co-creator of a new series released by Scout Comics and financed by Thunder Comics. The seven-issue Eternus, […]

‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’: Film Review

Woody Harrelson joins Tom Hardy in Andy Serkis’ Marvel sequel, and is given an alter ego even more violent than Hardy’s Venom.

Andy Serkis Talks Venom’s “Coming Out” and “Love Affair” Between Eddie and the Alien Symbiote in ‘Let There Be Carnage’

Andy Serkis says a particular scene in Venom: Let There Be Carnage is a “coming-out party” for the alien symbiote whose relationship with Tom Hardy’s Eddie Brock is “the center of the movie.” In a recent interview with Uproxx, the Venom sequel director spoke about the film’s rave scene, which he shared had originally been […]

Cynthia Erivo, Andy Serkis Join Idris Elba, Neil Cross in ‘Luther’ Movie for Netflix (Exclusive)

Cynthia Erivo and Andy Serkis will star alongside Idris Elba in Netflix feature film installment of Luther, continuing the story of the acclaimed crime series. Netflix is making the feature in association with the BBC. Neil Cross, who created and wrote the series — which has aired on and off in five short bursts since […]