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Eleanor Burgess Tapped To Pen Feature Adaptation Of Lisa Jewell’s Thriller ‘None Of This Is True’ For Netflix

By: Matt Grobar June 3, 2024 EXCLUSIVE: Netflix is developing a feature adaptation of None of This Is True, the psychological thriller novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Jewell, sources tell Deadline. Eleanor Burgess (Perry Mason) has been tapped to pen the script. Netflix won rights to the book in a competitive situation that involved …

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‘Ultraman: Rising’ Directors Discuss the Art of Updating a 1960s Hero

By: Devin Nealy June 3, 2024 It’s often claimed that luck happens when preparation meets opportunity. For the influential Ultraman franchise, there has been no shortage of preparation for the intellectual property’s incremental push toward mainstream recognition. With a history spanning almost 60 years, the iconic Japanese property has accumulated an impressive library of content across a …

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Nicholas Galitzine To Play He-Man In Amazon MGM & Mattel’s ‘Masters Of The Universe’

By Matt Grobar May 29, 2024 Following the huge success of his Prime Video rom-coms The Idea of You and Red, White & Royal Blue, Nicholas Galitzine is staying in business with Amazon MGM, as he’s been tapped to star as He-Man in the live-action Masters of the Universe flick from the studio and Mattel Films. While long-awaited, details as to the film’s plot are …

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Nicholas Galitzine to Play He-Man in Long-Delayed ‘Masters of the Universe’ Film at Amazon MGM

By Rebecca Rubin May 29, 2024 Nicholas Galitzine may need to call his hairdresser. The brunette “Idea of You” actor has been cast as He-Man, the blond barbarian who inspired the popular Mattel toy, in the upcoming film adaptation “Masters of the Universe.” “Bumblebee” director Travis Knight is directing the movie for Amazon MGM Studios and …

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‘Masters of the Universe’ Casts ‘Idea of You’ Star Nicholas Galitzine as He-Man

By Mia Galuppo May 29, 2024 Masters of the Universe has found its He-Man. Nicholas Galitzine, who recently starred in Amazon MGM rom-com The Idea of You, has been cast in the studio’s live-action Masters movie, which has Travis Knight set to direct. Knight will direct from a screenplay by Chris Butler. Mattel Films’ Robbie Brenner and Escape Artists’ Todd …

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Amazon MGM Studios & Mattel Date ‘Masters Of The Universe’ For Summer 2026

By Anthony D’Alessandro May 1, 2024 The power of Greyskull is happening on June 5, 2026 when Amazon MGM Studios’ and Mattel Films’ finally bring their live-action reboot of Masters of the Universe to theaters. As Deadline first told you, Bumblebee filmmaker Travis Knight is directing off Chris Butler’s screenplay (the initial draft written by David Callaham, and Aaron and Adam …

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Mattel’s ‘Masters of the Universe’ Moves From Netflix to Amazon for Summer 2026 Release, Travis Knight to Direct

By Angelique Jackson May 1, 2024 The long-awaited live-action “Masters of the Universe” movie is one step closer to becoming a reality, with Amazon MGM Studios and Mattel Films dating the project for worldwide theatrical release on June 5, 2026. Travis Knight (“Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Bumblebee”) is on board to direct the film adaptation …

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Live-Action ‘Masters of the Universe’ Movie Gets Theatrical Release Date

By Mia Galuppo May 1, 2024 The long gestating, live-action Masters of the Universe film is finally getting a release date. Amazon MGM has dated the Mattel film for a June 5, 2026 worldwide theatrical release. The film will follow, according to its synopsis, “10-year-old Prince Adam who crashed to Earth in a spaceship and was separated …

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Zack Snyder’s ‘Twilight of the Gods,’ the Next Wallace & Gromit Film and the ‘Ultraman’ World Premiere Headline Netflix’s Annecy Slate

By Jamie Lang Apr 22, 2024 Netflix and the Annecy Film Festival have fostered an incredible relationship over the last several years. No other major studio or distributor has been as omnipresent at the French film festival, and this year should be no different. Netflix is planning several major sneak peeks of upcoming titles, a …

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Netflix Returns to Annecy with ‘Ultraman: Rising,’ New Wallace and Gromit Movie and Zack Snyder Animated Series

By Drew Taylor April 22, 2024 Netflix is going back to Annecy. The streaming giant will return to the Annecy International Animation Film Festival in Annecy, France, this June. Netflix will be previewing a wide array of content at the festival, from new animated features like “Ultraman: Rising,” a new version of the Japanese character …

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