Vin Diesel is starring in a Rock Em Sock Em Robots movie, Disney and Sony sign a new massive deal, The Flash movie has begun production, a fourth Captain America movie is in development, Jim Henson is getting a biopic and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Eddie Murphy becomes the legendary Blaxploitation star Rudy Ray Moore as he tries to get the first Dolemite movie made back in 1975 in the upcoming Netflix movie, Dolemite is My Name.
Ryan Gosling steps into the spacesuit of Neil Armstrong to tell the story of the Apollo 11 mission from his perspective with La La Land director Damien Chazelle behind the camera in October’s First Man.
Mr. Robot’s Rami Malek steps into the spotlight as Freddie Mercury, the legendary lead singer of Queen, in the upcoming biopic that will follow the band from their forming in the 70’s to the legendary 1985 Live Aid performance.
John Travolta returns to true crime by starring as the infamous John Gotti in a biopic that follows the rise and fall of the “Teflon Don”.
Hugh Jackman is singing and dancing his way through the life of PT Barnum in the upcoming musical biopic, The Greatest Showman.