Latest Red Dragon News

Brett Ratner: 'Hopkins Asked To Watch Hoffman Work On His Day Off'

7th February 2014

Sir Anthony Hopkins was such a fan of Philip Seymour Hoffman he asked Red Dragon director Brett Ratner if he could visit the set of the film on a day off - just so he...

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Mads Mikkelsen Pulls Out Of Thor 2 To Play Hannibal

15th July 2012

Bond villain Mads Mikkelsen has been forced to pull out of the Thor sequel because he's too busy playing cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter in a new TV drama prequel to Red Dragon.The Danish Casino Royale...

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Mads Mikkelsen To Play Dr. Hannibal Lecter On Tv

5th June 2012

One-time Bond villain Mads Mikkelsen has signed on to portray cannibal DR. Hannibal Lecter in a new TV drama prequel to Red Dragon.The Danish Casino Royale star will take on the role previously played on...

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Solace For Anthony Hopkins?

7th September 2011

Sir Anthony Hopkins is set to star in new thriller 'Solace'.The 73-year-old actor is in final discussions with New Line Cinema to take on the role of clairvoyant Dr. John Clancy who is enlisted by...

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Wait Continues For Hannibal Prequel

6th March 2006

The movie prequel of THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS has been stalled, because author THOMAS HARRIS has missed the deadline for finishing his new novel. The reclusive writer was due to submit the manuscript for...

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Mariah's Album Stalled

25th January 2005

MARIAH CAREY's comeback plans have been put back a month after ISLAND DEF JAM bosses decided they needed more time to promote her new album. THE EMANCIPATION OF MIMI was scheduled to hit shelves...

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De Laurentiis Creates Super Studio In Morocco

18th January 2005

Movie mogul DINO DE LAURENTIIS (corr) is hoping to turn Morocco into a mini-Hollywood after setting the foundation for a new $8.3 million (GBP4.36 million) studio complex. The HANNIBAL and RED DRAGON producer has...

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Rollins Says No To New Silence Role

23rd November 2004

Punk poet-turned-actor HENRY ROLLINS has turned down the chance to play the villain in the latest SILENCE OF THE LAMBS film - because the film won't top 1986's MANHUNTER. The former BLACK FLAG frontman...

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The Return Of Hannibal Lecter

1st November 2004

Creepy fictional cannibal HANNIBAL LECTER is set to return to the big screen for a fifth movie after SILENCE OF THE LAMBS creator THOMAS HARRIS has announced his new book will be complete next year...

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Fiennes Desperate To Play Potter's Nemesis

25th June 2004

British actor RALPH FIENNES has been battling for the coveted role of LORD VOLDEMORT - HARRY POTTER's arch enemy in the forthcoming sequels. The SCHINDLER'S LIST star is in negotiations to play the...

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Ratner Moves In With Evans

11th December 2003

RED DRAGON director BRETT RATNER has moved in with his movie mogul icon ROBERT EVANS, because the producer's Hollywood home is better than any hotel. Ratner, 33, has been living in a guest house...

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Scary Movie 3 Smashes Records

26th October 2003

Horror spoof SCARY MOVIE 3 has charged to the top of the American box office this weekend (24-26OCT03) with a record haul both for an October release and for its distributor MIRAMAX FILMS. The...

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Mariah's Photo Fury

23rd September 2003

Director BRETT RATNER found his famous friends most amenable when he decided to release a book of candid photos - except for singer MARIAH CAREY. The RED DRAGON film-maker has created HILLHAVEN LODGE: THE...

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Ratner Signs On For Brosnan

14th August 2003

LATEST: RED DRAGON director BRETT RATNER has signed on to direct the new PIERCE BROSNAN film AFTER THE SUNSET. The film-maker - who has been without a project since quitting the troubled SUPERMAN sequel...

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Rush Hour Director Creates Phone Booth Book

9th June 2003

RED DRAGON director BRETT RATNER has a novel way of marking celebrities' visits to his home - he makes them pose for pictures in his very own photo booth. The 33-year-old film-maker owns a...

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