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Christian Rivers to direct Mortal Engines

Christian Rivers will direct the film adaptation of the popular book series Mortal Engines. Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh, who have developed the projects for years, set it at MRC and Universal Pictures. The screenplay has been written by Jackson, Walsh and Philippa Boyens. The film is set to start filming next spring in New Zealand.

Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass are back for more Bourne 0

Matt Damon back for more Bourne

Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass are returning to the Bourne franchise. Universal Pictures is in talks with both actor and director for a fifth Bourne film that will see Jason Bourne back in the story. A fourth installment, The Bourne Legacy, was released two years ago and was more of a spin-off than a sequel to the...


Chadwick Boseman thrills Universal with his pitch

Universal Pictures has acquired a pitch from Chadwick Boseman (“Get on up”) and writing partner Logan Coles, that is described as a thriller in the vein of The Fugitive. Boseman intends to star in the film that will be produced by Marc Platt Productions.