Movie News: Clint Eastwood Touted to Direct DiCaprio and Hill; Watch Melissa McCarthy in Funny 'Spy' Trailer

Movie News: Clint Eastwood Touted to Direct DiCaprio and Hill; Watch Melissa McCarthy in Funny 'Spy' Trailer

Apr 01, 2015

X-Men: Days of Future Past

Apostle Paul: Hugh Jackman may be hanging up his claws as Wolverine, but he's ready to take on other challenges. That includes starring as the titular character in Apostle Paul, based on the account in the Bible about Saul, a devout Jew who persecuted Christians until Jesus appeared to him one day; the converted Christian changed his name to Paul and began preaching the Gospel far and wide. Jackman will produce, along with Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. [Deadline]

 

American Sniper

Richard Jewell: Clint Eastwood may direct Jonah Hill and Leonardo DiCaprio in the story of Richard Jewell, who was falsely accused of the 1996 Atlanta Olympics bombing. Hill would star as the security guard, while DiCaprio is now only touted as "possible" to co-star as Jewell's lawyer; the two actors previously enjoyed working together on The Wolf of Wall Street. Billy Ray (Captain Phillips) wrote the screenplay. [Deadline]

 

 

Toho Godzilla

Godzilla: The next Godzilla adventure will stomp into theaters in 2016, courtesy of Japanese studio Toho, which has just released the first teaser image. The studio also announced that Anno Hideaki (Evangelion) will write and direct the feature, which does not yet have an official title. Meanwhile, the next Hollywood Godzilla is not due until 2018. [Skreeonk via TwitchFilm]

 

Spy

Spy Trailer: A new Spy trailer showcases Melissa McCarthy as a CIA analyst who undertakes her first mission in the field. Naturally, things do not go according to plan. Jason Statham, Jude Law, and Rose Byrne co-star; the comedy heads to theaters on June 5. [20th Century Fox]

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