Oscar Isaac Cast as Solid Snake in Metal Gear Solid film

In some Sony Pictures news we’ve learned that Oscar Isaac is set to play Solid Snake in their upcoming live-action Metal Gear Solid film. To quote what we know about this upcoming film “The film is based on the 33-year-old “Metal Gear Solid” video game franchise, created by Hideo Kojima and published by Konami. The script is written by Derek Connolly. Avi Arad is producing. Peter Kang is the executive overseeing for the studio. The game, launched on the PlayStation in 1987, follows Solid Snake, a soldier who infiltrates a…

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Spider-Man to Remain in the MCU

Various news outlets have reported that Tom Holland’s Spider-Man will remain in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. For those who are not aware, it was reported that Disney and Sony were not able to make a deal to keep Marvel Studios’ involvement on the character in future films. However, today a deal was made to allow the character to stay within the MCU. According to the reports Sony and Disney have made a deal that Disney/Marvel will co-finance “25%” of the third Spider-Man film with a “25% equity stake.” Under this deal it is also reported that…

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Hasbro Gains “Ghostbusters” Master Toy License in 2020

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Hasbro will be gaining the master toy license to the Ghostbusters franchise in 2020.  Under the deal, Hasbro will be releasing products based on the property including Sony’s new Ghostbusters film that is set for release next summer. This isn’t much of a surprise due to Hasbro already releasing Ectotron based on the character from the currently running Transformers/Ghostbusters comic miniseries as well as Transformers x Ghostbusters MP-10G. Additionally Kenner previously released products based on the brand in both the 80s and 90s, which for those who are not aware was acquired by Hasbro…

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Disney-Sony Spider-Man Deal Ends

Happy Tuesday heroes, we have some bad news when it comes to Marvel Studios and their future involvement with the current Spider-Man films. Due to the fact that Disney and Sony Pictures cannot agree on new terms. To quote some information from the Deadline article that broke this bit of news earlier today. “There is a lot of webbing here, but it all comes down to money, and it’s easy to understand why both sides refused to give ground. Disney asked that future Spider-Man films be a 50/50 co-financing arrangement…

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Paul Rudd In Talks to Join Ghostbusters 2020 Cast

Variety has reported that Paul Rudd is in final negotiations to join the cast of the 2020 Ghostbusters film. Paul Rudd is set to portray a teacher in the film. As reported earlier, Jason Reitman will be working as the director / co-writer of the film. The film is stated to be set in the same universe as the original 1984 film and its sequel. His father Ivan Reitman will be working as a producer on the project. Jason Reitman had this to say about Rudd’s involvement on the project. “I’ve been wanting to work with Paul Rudd since my…

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SONY Interactive Launches Playstation Productions, Adapting Games for Film & Television

Today, Sony Interactive Entertainment launched its new production studio, Playstation Productions, which will adapt its various video games into television productions and feature length films. Asad Qizilbash has appointed to head Playstation Productions, while the chair of Worldwide Studios at SIE, Shawn Layden will oversee productions. In addition, the studio is currently developing their first slate of projects, with them setting up on the Sony Pictures lot in Culver City. The intent of Playstation Productions is for Sony to have a real hands on approach with their IP’s, as compared…

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Live-Action Masters of the Universe Film Eyeing 2021 Release

Deadline has reported that the upcoming live-action Masters of the Universe film is set to premiere in theaters on March 5, 2021. As reported in 2017 the film was initially slated for a December 18, 2019 release date, however expectantly the film has been delayed. Also reported earlier it was revealed that Noah Centineo would be portraying He-Man in the film, which has since been confirmed. Art Marcum and Matt Holloway will work as the screenplay writers on the project. Adam and Aaron Nee will be directed the film at Sony Pictures. Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch will be the producers on the project. The original screenplay…

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Sonic The Hedgehog (2019) Trailer Streamed

Paramount Pictures has recently released the first trailer for the live-action Sonic the Hedgehog movie. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the film and showcases the main characters. Some of the highlights include the first look at Sonic in action and features the first full look at Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey). The live-action Sonic The Hedgehog film will premiere in theaters this November. Well…. that was something. Not sure exactly how I feel about this film at this time, however it does worry me quite a bit. The overall setting “seems”…

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Noah Centineo in Talks to Portray He-Man in ‘Masters of the Universe’ Live-Action Film

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Noah Centineo is in talks to portray He-Man in the upcoming Master’s of the Universe live-action film. Art Marcum and Matt Holloway will work as the screenplay writers on the project. Adam and Aaron Nee will be directed the film at Sony Pictures. Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch will be the producers on the project. The original screenplay draft was originally written by David S. Goyer, who will be working as executive producer. It was reported earlier in 2017 that the film was set to release this December, however expect the film to be delayed to a later date. No other details are…

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Live-Action Monster Hunter Film Premiere Date Announced

Deadline has reported that the live-action Monster Hunter film will open in theaters on September 4, 2020.  Screen Gems provided a description of the film. Behind our world, there is another: a world of dangerous and powerful monsters that rule their domain with deadly ferocity. When Lt. Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her loyal soldiers are transported from our world to the new world, the unflappable lieutenant receives the shock of her life. In her desperate battle for survival against enormous enemies with incredible powers and unstoppable, revolting attacks, Artemis will team up with a mysterious…

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