LucasFilm president Kathleen Kennedy thinks having Taika Waititi take over a Star Wars project is a great idea.
The Star Wars universe has some interesting ideas.
Star Wars franchise boss Kathleen Kennedy has said that she is interested in hiring Taika Waititi to direct a future instalment of the space opera franchise. Waititi has delivered a major, successful blockbuster for Marvel in the shape...Show More Summary
This'd be wild Read the full article on AICN Precious Roy with an interesting little tidbit… Taika Waititi, fresh off the success of THOR: RAGNAROK, and Kathleen Kennedy, sitting pretty on one of the most anticipated Star Wars films ever, are circling each other in the press concerning Waititi directing a Star Wars film. Show More Summary
Taika Waititi has gone from indie filmmaker to blockbuster super-director with the success of Thor: Ragnarok, which means it’s only a matter of time before he moves on to even bigger things. Like Star Wars, for example. Lucasfilm President...Show More Summary
Commentary: We lost Peter Jackson to middle-Earth. Now we need to rescue Rian Johnson and Taika Waititi from a galaxy far, far away.
Should the fun, fabulous, creative, brilliant, and wacky "Thor: Ragnarok" director go from Asgard to Alderaan? Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has a major say in who directs (and gets fired from) Star Wars movies. Kennedy just had...Show More Summary
Star Wars needs some directorial talent. As of right now, there are only three filmmakers who Lucasfilm has seemingly gotten along with, and they’re Rian Johnson, J.J. Abrams, and Ron Howard. While that’s all well and good, the only problem this is a franchise that will likely continue every year in perpetuity. RELATED – Star […]
By Jacob Oller The director’s breakout short has his raw signature. wo cars parked in a motel parking lot. It’s black and white, middle of the night. Sounds noirish, no? Not when it’s directed by Taika Waititi. Back in 2004, Waititi had mainly been doing comedy shows and competing in 48-hour film contests. Show More Summary
There was a dangling plot thread at the end of Taika Waititi's Thor: Ragnarok that Marvel fans were left to question: Did Bruce Banner sacrifice his humanity to be the Hulk for good?
Thor. Ragnarok's talented director Taika Waititi has become well-known for his fashion sense, but his Korg "costume" on set of the Marvel movie is even more interesting to look at. More »
In addition to directing Thor: Ragnarok, one of the greatest superhero movies of all time, Taika Waititi also appeared onscreen in the film as Korg, the amiable revolutionary made of rocks.
Thor: Ragnarok concept designs from Marvel artists reveal some of the visions that didn't make their way into Taika Waititi's hit. They're all fascinating, and beautifully rendered, but I only have eyes for Valkyrie. The character was as wonderful—and important—as we hoped.
The battle between Marvel and DC has been going for decades and we don't expect it to go away anytime soon. Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi recently fanned the flames a bit, but only in fun.
Before Thor. Ragnarok was a massive hit and made director Taika Waititi a household name for geeks, he made one of the funniest vampire movies ever. What We Do in the Shadows. The movie has a huge cult following, but besides owning the DVD and quoting it ad nauseam, there aren't a lot of ways to show your love for the film. More »
Taika Waititi's Thor: Ragnarok is filled end to end with wonderful and memorable sequences - so it makes all kinds of sense that the finished blockbuster didn't feature every single great idea that the filmmakers conjured.
Last week, Taika Waititi's Thor: Ragnarok became the 17th straight feature from Marvel Studios to claim the number one spot in its opening weekend. That was a pretty big deal, but now the fantasy comedy adventure has kept its success going for week number two as well.
How does Ben Mendelsohn respond to questions about being cast in Captain Marvel? Could Taika Waititi stage some kind of Jurassic Park reunion in Thor 4? How many credits scenes does Justice League have? What can we expect from the first...Show More Summary
Taika Waititi spoke about what he brought to the table and why he knew he could handle taking on the superhero film.
Spoilers for Thor: Ragnarok follow below With Thor: Ragnarok being a massive success around the world, those who have seen the film know both Jeff Goldblum and Sam Neill were in the film, and that Asgardians enjoy a good story as much as anyone, as we seen with the theater scene. In a recent interview with […]