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Kate Hudson Joins ‘Knives Out 2’ at Netflix (Exclusive)

The castings keep rolling in for Knives Out 2, with Kate Hudson the latest to join the sequel. Hudson joins fellow franchise newcomers including Leslie Odom Jr., Kathryn Hahn, Janelle Monáe, Dave Bautista and Edward Norton, as well as returning star Daniel Craig. Plot details are being kept behind police tape, but the follow-up is set to […]

Dave Bautista on ‘Army of the Dead’ and Getting the ‘Knives Out 2’ Call from Rian Johnson

Dave Bautista has been playing his cards right, and his increasingly impressive body of work proves it. Returning to the screen in Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead, Bautista stars as Scott Ward, a former zombie war hero who accepts an impossible job in order to earn $15 million (of a $200 million score) and […]

Edward Norton Joins Daniel Craig in ‘Knives Out’ Sequel

Edward Norton is sharpening his detective skills for Rian Johnson’s Knives Out sequel. The actor is in talks for the follow-up to the popular whodunit, joining Dave Bautista in what will be a starry ensemble. The original Knives Out starred an A-list cast including Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Christopher Plummer and Toni Collette. Plot details […]

Dave Bautista Joins ‘Knives Out’ Sequel

Dave Bautista is in talks to join Daniel Craig in Rian Johnson’s Knives Out sequel. Plot details are being kept under wraps, but the follow-up will be another star-studded whodunit anchored by Craig’s enigmatic Southern detective Benoit Blanc. Johnson will return to direct and is also producing with Ram Bergman under their T-Street banner. The […]

Rian Johnson’s T-Street Launches Emerging Filmmakers Label With MRC

The new label plans to produce three to four low-budget films annually.

Rian Johnson Sets First TV Series at Peacock, Natasha Lyonne to Star

The streamer has given a direct-to-series order to 'The Last Jedi' director's 'Poker Face.'

Mark Hamill Calls ‘Mandalorian’ Luke Skywalker Cameo “Greatest Gift”

For a portion of fans, seeing the actor play his iconic character one more time in such fashion was thrilling.

Daisy Ridley Reveals Original Rey Kenobi Plot in ‘Star Wars’

Daisy Ridley says her 'Star Wars' character of Rey was going to originally be a descendant of Obi-Wan Kenobi.

Rian Johnson Directs Commercial for Virtual ‘Pokemon Go’ Fest

Rian Johnson has teamed with Niantic for a Pokémon Go Fest commercial that was filmed almost entirely virtually.

Rian Johnson Shares ‘Knives Out’ Sequel Details, How Daniel Craig Almost Didn’t Star

'Knives Out' writer and director Rian Johnson joined The Hollywood Reporter In Studio to discuss the success of the film, the upcoming sequel and how Daniel Craig almost didn't star in the film.

Box Office Milestone: ‘Knives Out’ Crosses $300M Globally in Big Win for Original Fare

In a noteworthy feat for an original title, Rian Johnson's whodunnit 'Knives Out' has reached the $300 million mark at the worldwide box office.

How Directors Upped Their Fashion Game This Awards Season

Directors including Lulu Wang, Taika Waititi, Bong Joon Ho, Rian Johnson and Greta Gerwig are showing that directors can have killer red carpet style, too.