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Russo Brothers Shingle AGBO Hires Scott Nemes to Head Television

AGBO — the production shingle run by Anthony and Joe Russo and producer Mike Larocca — has hired a trio of executives. Scott Nemes has been tapped as president of television, Marian Koltai-Levine as president of marketing and communications, and Rik Toulon as general counsel. Nemes joins the company from NBCUniversal, where he most recently […]

Michelle Yeoh in ‘Everything Everywhere All at Once’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

A Chinese American laundromat owner fretting over a tax audit gets pulled into a violent multiverse clash in this sci-fi adventure comedy by the filmmaking team known as Daniels.

Joe and Anthony Russo’s AGBO Sells $400M Stake to Nexon

AGBO, the artist-led independent banner led by Avengers: Endgame directors Anthony and Joe Russo, has received a $400 million minority investment from Nexon Co., the Japanese video game maker. The deal, which values AGBO at $1.1 billion as Nexon takes a 38 percent stake, will accelerate the global expansion of Nexon’s existing and new franchise […]

AFM: Ryan Phillippe, Kate Bosworth, Ving Rhames Board Joe Russo Co-Penned Thriller ‘The Locksmith’

Ryan Phillippe (Crash, Gosford Park), Kate Bosworth (Still Alice, Superman Returns) and Ving Rhames (Mission: Impossible, Pulp Fiction) are teaming up for upcoming thriller The Locksmith, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The film — which is being launched at the online AFM by Arclight Films — marks the feature film debut of veteran first assistant director Nicolas […]

Regé-Jean Page to Star in Netflix Heist Film From Noah Hawley and The Russo Bros.

After becoming a global star with Netflix’s Bridgerton, Regé-Jean Page is staying in business with the streaming service for a new heist thriller. The untitled project hails from writer-director Noah Hawley, the prolific TV creator known for Fargo and Legion. Hawley will produce via his 26 Keys alongside AGBO’s Joe and Anthony Russo and Mike […]

‘Cherry’: Film Review

Tom Holland plays a Cleveland college dropout who spirals into drug addiction and crime after coming home from Iraq with PTSD in the Russo Brothers' drama 'Cherry,' based on Nico Walker's novel.

Joe and Anthony Russo’s AGBO Signs Spotify Podcast Deal

The multi-series deal is expected to delve into the genre stories that the Russo brothers are known for shepherding.

How the Russo Family Switched From Superheroes to America’s Opioid Crisis With ‘Cherry’

For their adaptation of Nico  Walker’s semi autobiographical novel — their gritty follow-up to the ground and record-breaking 'Avengers: Endgame' — directors Joe  and  Anthony  Russo honed in on addiction and PTSD, tapping their younger sister, Angel a Russo-Otstot, to co-write the script in this family affair: "You have to submit the ego to the collective."

Chris Pratt, Wu Jing to Star in ‘Saigon Bodyguards’ Remake From Russo Bros.

Chris Pratt and Wu Jing, the star of the massive Chinese box office hit Wolf Warrior, will star in a remake of the English language remake of action-comedy Saigon Bodyguards.  

The Russo Bros. Introduce Instagram Live Series ‘Pizza Film School’

On Friday, the official Instagram account for 'Avengers: Endgame' directors Joe and Anthony Russo introduced an upcoming Instagram Live series featuring movie recommendations and discussions with the filmmaking pair.

Joe and Anthony Russo’s AGBO Hires Jason Bergsman as CEO

On the heels of the Netflix hit 'Extraction,' filmmakers Anthony and Joe Russo have hired a new CEO for their artist-led banner AGBO.

‘Extraction’ Sequel in the Works

Netflix's 'Extraction' has more story to tell. Filmmaker Joe Russo has closed a deal to pen a sequel to the Chris Hemsworth action film, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.