Next up in the parade of prequels: Willy Wonka! This week, Variety reported that Harry Potter producer David Heyman and Warner Bros have secured the rights to Willy Wonka from the estate of author Roald Dahl, clearing the way for a prequel that would be the start of another film franchise. Show More Summary
David Heyman, the producer of the Harry Potter film series—including upcoming spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them—has a new fantasy franchise in his sights. Warner Bros. has just secured the rights to all things Willy Wonka from Roald Dahl’s estate, and is teaming with Heyman to make a prequel about the character. Read more...
“Hold your breath. Make a wish. Count to three.” And hope they don’t mess this up. Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory proved that anything is possible with a little bit of imagination. Of course, this comes with the exception of the 2005 remake starring Johnny Depp. However, it looks like Warner Bros. is going […]
No, that is not a typo in the title. David Heyman, the producer behind the both financially and critically successful Harry Potter series, is set to produce a new Willy Wonka film for Warner Bros., who just acquired the rights to the character from the Roald Dahl Estate, Variety reports. Show More Summary
Following his work on the Harry Potter franchise as well as its reboot Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, producer David Heyman and Warner Bros. are teaming up once again – this time to produce a Willy Wonka prequel film. According to Variety, Warner Bros. recently acquired the rights to Willy Wonka from the Roald Dahl Estate; Heyman is expected to produce the new […]
Harry Potter producer David Heyman will head up the project.
Come with me, and you'll be in a world of pre-existing intellectual property. Take a look, and you'll see into Warner Bros.'s plans to make a Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory prequel with the help of David Heyman, the producer behind the Harry Potter movies. The studio has acquired the ... More »
Warner Bros has acquired rights from Roald Dahl’s estate to the Willy Wonka intellectual property, with the plan to make a new movie based on the character produced by David Heyman. The movie, to be penned by The Secret Life Of PetsShow More Summary
A new Willy Wonka movie is currently being planned by Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them producer David Heyman and Warner Bros. The movie will reportedly follow Wonka and his early adventures, and it is not yet clear what other characters from the book series will be featured, Variety reports. It could be expected [...]
Oct 14 (Reuters) - Spinner Imran Tahir has been fined 30 percent of his match fee for his heated exchange with Australia batsman David Warner, while South Africa were penalised for maintaining a slow over-rate in Wednesday's fifth ODI against Australia in Cape Town.
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South Africa legspinner Imran Tahir has been fined 30% of his match fee and has been given two demerit points following a heated exchange with Australia batsman David Warner during the fifth ODI in Cape Town, the ICC said on Thursda...
Imran Tahir sprayed down a shower of words on David Warner during South Africa's win in the fifth ODI, requiring the intervention of umpires and captain Faf du Plessis to calm him down
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It looks like David Ayer changed his mind; we’re getting an Extended Cut of ‘Suicide Squad’ after all. Continue reading…
If your main problem with David Ayer‘s Suicide Squad was that there wasn’t nearly enough of it, Warner Bros. has a gift for you. And don’t worry, it’s not live rats or dead pigs. The studio has just announced a Suicide Squad extended...Show More Summary
Australia vice-captain David Warner said his side's 142-run loss in the second ODI at Johannesburg could be traced to a poor start in each innings
While I would argue that there isn't really a bad movie in the Harry Potter franchise, I would also say it took quite a while for the film series to actually find its true voice. Warner Bros. is a studio that has always prided itself on being "filmmaker-centric," giving directors the power to do things that may not fly at other studios. Show More Summary
Warner Brothers have unveiled their final full trailer for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the first in a prequel trilogy to the Harry Potter series. Written by J.K. Rowling and directed by regular Potter director David Yates, the film will be released on 18 November.
Warner Bros has conjured up the final trailer for Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, the next big-screen take on the Wizarding World created by JK Rowling. The David Yates-directed pic is due out November 18 with Eddie Redmayne as preeminent "magizoologist" Newt Scamander. Show More Summary