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Neal Adams, Comic Book Artist Who Revitalized Batman and Fought for Creators’ Rights, Dies at 80

Neal Adams, the legendary comic book artist who reinvigorated Batman and other superheroes with his photorealistic stylings and championed the rights of creators, has died. He was 80. Adams died Thursday in New York of complications from sepsis, his wife, Marilyn Adams, told The Hollywood Reporter. Adams jolted the world of comic books in the late 1960s and […]

‘Oppenheimer’: Alex Wolff Joins All-Star Cast of Christopher Nolan Drama (Exclusive)

Alex Wolff, who last year appeared in M. Night Shyamalan’s Old and the Nicolas Cage indie hit Pig, is the latest actor to join Oppenheimer, Christopher Nolan’s actor-stuffed biopic on J. Robert Oppenheimer, one of the fathers of the A-bomb. Cillian Murphy, who appeared in Nolan’s Batman movies as well as the filmmaker’s Dunkirk, is […]

Christopher Nolan, Jordan Peele Among Filmmakers Working With Imax to Develop New Film Cameras

Imax plans to develop new film cameras that would be created with input from filmmakers such as Christopher Nolan and Jordan Peele. The work will be done in collaboration with Kodak, camera maker Panavision, and postproduction company and film lab Fotokem. The large-format film company is also consulting with leading cinematographers including Linus Sandgren (No Time […]

SXSW: Donna Langley on How Universal Grabbed Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’

The early months of the pandemic saw Universal Pictures bobbing and weaving like much of the industry, moving big franchises (Fast & Furious), restarting large productions (Jurassic World) and sending movies to PVOD (Trolls World Tour) — not to mention, shortening the theatrical window for titles to as little as 17 days. During a conversation […]

‘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 […]

David Dastmalchian Reuniting With Christopher Nolan for ‘Oppenheimer’ (Exclusive)

Fifteen years after getting his big break in The Dark Knight, David Dastmalchian is reteaming with filmmaker Christopher Nolan. The actor is the latest to join the sprawling cast of Oppenheimer, Nolan’s upcoming historical film centering on J. Robert Oppenheimer, one of the fathers of the A-bomb. Reuniting with Nolan marks a special moment for Dastmalchian, who is […]

Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’ Unveils First Look at Cillian Murphy as Atomic Scientist

Cillian Murphy is one of the fathers of the atomic bomb in the first look at Oppenheimer, Christopher Nolan’s biopic of J. Robert Oppenheimer. The Universal feature, which has started production in New Mexico, has also added Kenneth Branagh to the call sheet, along with actor Michael Angarano. The star-studded cast also includes Robert Downey […]

Jack Quaid Joins Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’

Jack Quaid is scaring up a new role. The Scream actor is joining Oppenheimer, the World War II-era biopic from filmmaker Christopher Nolan, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Nolan’s Oppenheimer stars Cillian Murphy as J. Robert Oppenheimer, one of the scientists behind the atomic bomb. Quaid joins a call sheet that includes Emily Blunt, Robert Downey Jr., Matt […]

Dane DeHaan Joins Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’ (Exclusive)

Dane DeHaan, who played the Green Goblin opposite Andrew Garfield in Amazing Spider-Man 2, has joined the glowing cast of Oppenheimer, Christopher Nolan’s star-stuffed biopic on J. Robert Oppenheimer, one of the fathers of the A-bomb. Nolan wrote the script and is directing the feature project, which is gearing up for a shoot in New […]

‘Dune’ VFX House DNEG Going Public in $1.7 Billion SPAC Deal

DNEG, the U.K.-headquartered visual effects and animation company that won an Oscar for Tenet, is set to go public by merging with Sports Ventures Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisitions company. Unveiled on Tuesday, the transaction has a combined merger value of around $1.7 billion. London-headquartered DNEG — whose recent VFX credits include Dune, The […]

Florence Pugh, Rami Malek, Benny Safdie Join Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’ (Exclusive)

Christopher Nolan’s biopic about the father of the A-bomb continues to attract Hollywood’s A-list. Florence Pugh, Rami Malek and Benny Safdie are the latest actors to bring their nuclear star power to Oppenheimer, Nolan’s biopic of J. Robert Oppenheimer, which is set up at Universal Pictures. The trio joins Robert Downey Jr., Matt Damon, Emily […]

Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr. Join Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’

Matt Damon and Robert Downey Jr. have joined Cillian Murphy in Oppenheimer, Christopher Nolan’s biopic of J. Robert Oppenheimer, one of the fathers of the atomic bomb. Emily Blunt is already on board the Universal project, and with Damon and Downey now flying in, Oppenheimer has become one of the most stacked feature projects in […]