Welcome to Kenny-s Blog

News Briefs: See Elizabeth Banks As Rita Repulsa in New ‘Power Rangers’ Image

Power Rangers

Power Rangers: A new image from the upcoming Power Rangers showcases Elizabeth Banks as the villainous Rita Repulsa, wielding her deadly scepter. The big-screen version of the popular TV show will open in theaters on March 24. [ScreenCrush]

Power Rangers

Tom Holland

Chaos Walking: Tom Holland (Spider-Man: Homecoming) is in negotiations to join Chaos Walking. Daisy Ridley (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) is already set to star in the thriller, which takes place in a world where all women have supposedly been killed and all remaining creatures can hear each other’s thoughts. If things work out, Holland would play a young man who stumbles upon the surprising sight of a young woman (Ridley). Doug Liman will direct. [THR]

10 Cloverfield Lane

Harry Houdini: Daniel Trachtenberg (10 Cloverfield Lane, above) is in talks to direct a movie about Harry Houdini. Johnny Depp was previously in talks to star under the direction of Dean Parisot (RED 2), though neither is currently involved. Based on the book The Secret Life of Houdini: The Making of America’s First Superhero by William Kalush and Larry Sloman, the movie will showcase not only Houdini as a master magician but also as an adventurer and occult investigator. [Deadline]

Assassin's Creed

Assassin’s Creed Clip: In the tense first clip from Assassin’s Creed, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) is informed that he is about to experience the memories and adventures of his ancestor, a 15th-century assassin. Marion Cotillard and Jeremy Irons also star; the movie opens in theaters on December 21. [Movieclips]

Have something to add? Share it in the comments.

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *