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Ridley Scott And Lynda Obst Planning Tv Series Based On Ebola Book 'The Hot Zone’

Mega producers Ridley Scott and Lynda Obst are planning a new mini series together, based on Richard Preston's best-seller, The Hot Zone. The non-fiction book, published in 1994, chroncials the outbreak of viral hemorrhagic fevers,...

Ridley Scott's Ebola Outbreak Drama Fast-tracked For Tv

Filmmaker Ridley Scott is developing a new Tv drama about the Ebola epidemic.Based on Richard Preston's 1994 bestseller The Hot Zone, Scott's project - a collaboration between the director and producer Lynda Obst - has...

Jeff Daniels Offered Role In The Martian

Jeff Daniels has begun talks over appearing in Ridley Scott's new film, 'The Martian'.Daniels, 59, could star in the new flick alongside the likes of Jessica Chastain and Kate Mara, who have also be offered...

Prometheus 2 Will Not Feature Xenomorph Aliens

Ridley Scott has confirmed the sequel to 'Prometheus' will not feature any of the Xenomorph aliens.The 76-year-old filmmaker says the classic HR Giger 'Alien' design will not appear in the much-anticipated sequel.Speaking to Yahoo, Scott...

Ridley Scott Will Make 'Blade Runner 2' After 'The Martian'

Ridley Scott has revealed that the script for Blade Runner 2 is finished and that Harrison Ford is ready to reprise his role as Deckard. Scott's iconic 1982 movie - about a man hired to...

Ridley Scott Says Script For Blade Runner Sequel Is Complete

Ridley Scott has revealed the script for the 'Blade Runner' sequel is complete.What's more, the website Den of Geek reports that the much-hyped new film will feature Hollywood legend Harrison Ford, who starred in the...

Ridley Scott: Exodus 'Biggest' Film I've Ever Made

Ridley Scott says 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' is the ''biggest'' movie he's ever made.The 'Prometheus' director is currently in post-production for the upcoming drama about Moses' hand in leading the Israelite slaves out of Egypt...

See Heavily Eye-linered Christian Bale As Moses In Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods And Kings' [Trailer & Pictures]

Director Ridley Scott has dealt with some epic stories whether it's the might of the Roman Empire and the obsession with gladiators, slavering murderous aliens in space or legends of British folklore. But now the...

James Gunn 'Terrified' Of Releasing Guardians Of The Galaxy

James Gunn is ''terrified'' about the upcoming release of 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.The 43-year-old director of the Marvel Comics film has admitted he's nervous about finally finishing the production and seeing it enter cinemas on...

Debbie Harry: 'My Biggest Regret Is Turning Down Blade Runner'

Debbie Harry regrets turning down a role in Sir Ridley Scott's 1982 blockbuster Blade Runner.The Blondie star was the first choice to play rebellious humanoid Pris in the sci-fi classic, but she was forced to...

Harrison Ford And Ridley Scott Bury Hatchet

Harrison Ford and Ridley Scott appear to have buried the hatchet.The pair fell out during the filming of 1982's 'Blade Runner' but they met at restaurant 34 in London's Mayfair and made amends over a...

Could Will Smith's Role In Ridley Scott's Nfl Drama Land Him His First Academy Award?

Will Smith is in talks to star in Ridley Scott’s upcoming NFL drama, currently untitled. Will he be doing a Denzel Washington and Samuel L. Jackson style coach role or starring as a player/retired player?...

Will Smith To Star In Nfl Drama Based On 'Game Brain' Concussion Article

Will Smith is close to signing up for Peter Landesman's untitled drama about the NFL's concussion problem, based on the GQ article Game Brain. Ridley Scott will produce for his Scott Free production company.Will Smith...

Will Smith Circling Nfl Concussions Drama

Will Smith is in talks to star in a NFL concussions drama.The 45-year-old actor is in negotiations for the currently untitled drama which is based on the GQ article 'Game Brain', according to Variety.com.Peter Landesman...

Sigourney Weaver Wants To Reprise Alien Role

Sigourney Weaver wants to reprise her role in 'Alien'.The actress last played warrant officer Ellen Ripley in 1997's 'Alien Resurrection' before the iconic science fiction franchise was laid to rest, followed by the crossover 'Alien...

'Alien 5' Is Basically Happening. Ok, So Sigourney Weaver Wants It To.

Sigourney Weaver may not be done with the Alien movies just yet. The sci-fi franchise has moved in a different direction with the Prometheus films though the original star excited fans at the Hero Complex...

'Blade Runner 2' Producers "Would Be Honored" To Land Harrison Ford

The producers at Alcon Entertainment have publically announced their intention to cast Harrison Ford in the lead role for Ridley Scott's Blade Runner sequel. Along with the original director, the film is being written by...

Harrison Ford Approached For Blade Runner Sequel

Harrison Ford has been approached to appear in a sequel to 'Blade Runner'.The 71-year-old action movie star is being sought to reprise his role as bounty hunter Rick Deckhard in a sequel to the sci-fi...

Alien Designer H. R. Giger Dies

'Alien' designer H. R. Giger has died.The Swiss surrealist artist passed away on Monday (12.05.14) at the age of 74 in hospital after falling down the stairs at his Zurich home, a spokesperson at the...

H.r. Giger Dies: Celebrating The ‘Alien’ Visionary’S Nightmarish Creations

H.R. Giger has passed away aged 74 from injuries sustained from a stair fall, according to The Guardian. The Swiss artist, who was best known for lending terror to the Alien movies with his biomechanical...

Michael Fassbender Back For 'Prometheus 2'. Yes, Yes And Yes.

Michael Fassbender has confirmed a sequel to Ridley Scott's Prometheus is in the works and that he will reprise his role in the movie. The Oscar nominated actor, 37, revealed the news during an interview...

Michael Fassbender Confirms Prometheus 2, He Just Doesn't Know When It'll Happen

Michael Fassbender is currently riding a wave of critical acclaim for his masked performance in Lenny Abrahamson’s ‘Frank’, but the German/Irish star has recently attracted attention to a sequel to ‘Prometheus’, Ridley Scott’s polarizing sci-fi...

Looks Like 'Blade Runner 2' Is A Thing. And Harrison Ford Is Ready.

Harrison Ford has described the prospect of starring in a Blade Runner sequel as "curious and exciting." The veteran actor - who is apparently starring in JJ Abrams' Star Wars Episode VII - spoke of...

Harrison Ford 'Excited' About Blade Runner Sequel

Harrison Ford is excited about the 'Blade Runner' sequel.The actor would jump at the chance to return as bounty hunter Rick Deckard in the follow-up to the popular 1982 sci-fi thriller and is ''very anxious''...

Tom Hardy To Work With Ridley Scott On Bbc Period Drama 'Taboo'

Tom Hardy and Sir Ridley Scott will be working together on an upcoming eight part BBC drama Taboo, based on an original story created by Hardy and his father.Tom Hardy has teamed up with his...

Tom Hardy To Star In Ridley Scott's Tv Series

Actor Tom Hardy has signed on to star in a new U.K. Tv series from director Sir Ridley Scott.The Inception star will return to the small screen in a new Bbc period drama created by...

'Prometheus 2': Everything That We Know So Far

'Prometheus 2', the follow up to Ridley Scott’s 2012 semi 'Alien' sequel has been given a release date of March 2016. That’s good news for fans who weren’t really sure exactly when or even if...

Prometheus 2 Gets Release Date, Will Be Heavy On Michael Fassbender

Prometheus 2 will hit cinemas in March 2016 though may take on a different movie title, according to The Wrap. An insider confirmed that production is scheduled to start this fall, once Ridley Scott has...

Five Other Script Leaks To Make Quentin Tarantino Feel Better

Film headlines have been awash this week with news of Quentin Tarantino’s seemingly canned project, Hateful Eight, due to a script leak. The mercurial director has been candid in his plans to scrap the movie,...

Microsoft Bosses: 'No Halo Film With Ridley Scott'

Microsoft representatives have shot down rumours suggesting director Sir Ridley Scott is set to produce a big screen adaptation of hit video game Halo.The Alien filmmaker became linked to the role after a writer for...

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