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RNN: Matthew Broderick To Narrate Fox’s A Christmas Story Live

Source: Deadline Hollywood If you were thinking, “All I want for A Christmas Story is Matthew Broderick,” then Fox has some holiday cheer for you. The two-time Tony winner will narrate the network’s live production of the classic Midwestern holiday

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RNN: Taika Waititi In Talks To Helm Akira At Warner Bros.

Source: Deadline Hollywood https://assets.mubi.com/images/cast_member/71333/image-original.jpg?1492470640 Akira is revving back up, with Warner Bros negotiating with Taika Waititi, the New Zealand-born director and actor who helmed Thor: Ragnarok. Pic is a live action version of anime artist Katsuhiro Otomo’s 6-volume graphic novel.

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RNN: DreamWorks Puts The Croods 2 Back On The Schedule For 2020

Source: Deadline Hollywood Dreamworks Animation’s The Croods 2 is back on the release calendar. Originally dated for the end of this year, but then pulled when the Universal acquisition of DWA took place, the sequel to the cave people toon

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RNN: JJ Abrams Returning To Direct Star Wars Episode IX

Source: Deadline Hollywood The deal is done, with Disney confirming Deadline’s scoop. Abrams will direct and also co-write the film with Chris Terrio. See the official press release at the bottom of the story. Rian Johnson decided not to take

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RNN: Patty Jenkins Confirms Return To Direct Wonder Woman 2

Source: Variety https://pmcvariety.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/patty-jenkins-wonder-woman.png?w=670&h=377&crop=1 Patty Jenkins has closed a deal to direct the sequel to the summer hit “Wonder Woman.” Gal Gadot has already signed on to return in the title role. The film is slated for release on Dec. 13,

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RNN: Longtime Simpsons Composer Alf Clausen Fired From The Show

Source: Hollywood Reporter Alf Clausen, who has served as composer on Fox’s long-running hit The Simpsons for the past 27 years, has been fired. Clausen claimed that he was told by show producer Richard Sakai that the animated sitcom was

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RNN: Starsky & Hutch TV Reboot From James Gunn In The Works

Source: The Hollywood Reporter Reboots are showing no signs of slowing as TV development season gets under way. Sony Pictures Television Studios is prepping a reboot of 1970s cop show Starsky and Hutch. Guardians of the Galaxy screenwriter-director James Gunn

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