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Taika Waititi Wasn't Uncomfortable Playing Hitler In Jojo Rabbit

Taika Waititi ''didn't feel uncomfortable'' playing Adolf Hitler in 'Jojo Rabbit'. The 44-year-old director took on the role of the Nazi dictator in his new movie and Taika admitted he is surprised by how the...

Michael Fassbender To Star In Next Goal Wins

Michael Fassbender is set to star in 'Next Goal Wins'.The 42-year-old actor is in negotiations for a lead role in the upcoming soccer themed sports comedy drama, which is being directed by Taika Waititi.According to...

Kristen Stewart Wants To Work With Taika Waititi

Kristen Stewart would ''love to work'' with Taika Waititi.The 29-year-old actress has said she's keen to appear in a film by the 44-year-old filmmaker, especially after seeing his latest project 'Jojo Rabbit' - in which...

Taika Waititi In Talks For Suicide Squad 2 Role

Taika Waititi is reportedly in talks for 'The Suicide Squad'.The 'Thor: Ragnarok' filmmaker - who also played Korg in both that movie and 'Avengers: Endgame' - is said to be holding negotiations for a role...

Taika Waititi 'Excited' About Thor: Love And Thunder

Taika Waititi ''couldn't be more excited'' about how 'Thor: Love and Thunder' is ''panning out''.The New Zealand filmmaker has cast Natalie Portman as the ''Mighty Thor'' in the fourth instalment of the franchise, and insisted...

Taika Waititi To Direct Next Goal Wins

Taika Waititi is set to direct 'Next Goal Wins'.The acclaimed director will adapt the 2014 sports documentary of the same name - which was directed by Mike Brett and Steve Jamison - for Fox Searchlight...

Taika Waititi 'Returning' To Helm Thor 4

Taika Waititi is returning to direct 'Thor 4'.Marvel Studios has signed up the 'Thor: Ragnarok' helmer for the sequel after the success of the 2017 box office smash.According to The Hollywood Reporter, this means the...

Taika Waititi To Helm Animated Flash Gordon Remake

Taika Waititi is on board to write and direct a 'Flash Gordon' remake.The 'Thor: Ragnarok' filmmaker looks set to pen the script and stand at the helm of the animated Fox/Disney project, with John Davis...

Quentin Tarantino Says Thor: Ragnarok Is His Favourite Marvel Film

Quentin Tarantino thinks 'Thor: Ragnarok' is the best Marvel film. The 56-year-old director hasn't totally kept up to date with superhero films in the last few years but he has been catching up with...

Taika Waititi Pulls Out Of Michael Jackson Film Bubbles

Taika Waititi has walked away from his 'Bubbles' movie about the life of Michael Jackson.The 43-year-old filmmaker is stepping away from plans to helm the animated film, which tells the King of Pop's story through...

Taika Waititi Says Michael Jackson Film Script Is 'Brilliant'

Taika Waititi has boasted his 'Bubbles' script about the life of Michael Jackson is ''brilliant''. The 43-year-old filmmaker's animation tells Michael Jackson's life story through the eyes of his famous pet chimpanzee called Bubbles and...

Tessa Thompson Says Thor: Ragnarok Sequel Has Been Pitched

Tessa Thompson says Marvel are considering another 'Thor' sequel with Taika Waititi returning as director. The 35-year-old actress - who plays Valkyrie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films opposite Chris Hemsworth as the titular character...

Leonardo Dicaprio's Akira To Start Shooting

Leonardo DiCaprio's live-action version of 'Akira' is to be filmed in California.The film, based on the Manga series written and illustrated by Katsuhiro Otama, will soon begin shooting in the US state after scoring $18.5...

Taika Waititi Joines The Cast Of Free Guy

Taika Waititi has joined the cast of 'Free Guy'.The 43-year-old director-and-actor is set to star alongside Ryan Reynolds in the video game inspired action/comedy by 20th Century Fox, which is being directed by 'Stranger Things'...

Taika Waititi For Time Bandits Adaptation

Taika Waititi is set to helm a TV adaptation of 'Time Bandits'.The 43-year-old filmmaker - who is best known for his work directing 2017's 'Thor: Ragnarok' - will direct and co-write the pilot for a...

Taika Waititi Won't Direct Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3

Taika Waititi has ruled out directing 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3'.The future of the third movie in the sci-fi franchise has been unclear following director-and-writer James Gunn being fired from the Marvel Cinematic Universe...

Gina Carano Joins The Mandalorian

Gina Carano has joined the new 'Star Wars' spin-off series 'The Mandalorian'.Variety has reported that the 36-year-old actress has been added to the line-up of the upcoming show which is scheduled to launch on new...

Taika Waititi Teases New Movie Jojo Rabbit

Taika Waititi has revealed his new movie 'Jojo Rabbit' will ''p**s off a lot of racists''. The 42-year-old filmmaker is directing his latest project, and Taika has given fans an insight into what they can...

Sam Rockwell Joins Scarlett Johansson In Jojo Rabbit

Sam Rockwell is joining Scarlett Johansson in World War II movie 'Jojo Rabbit'.The 'Avengers: Infinity War' actress is already on board to play a mother who is hiding a Jewish girl in her home during...

Scarlett Johansson To Star In World War Ii Movie Jojo Rabbit

Scarlett Johansson is in talks to star in the World War II movie 'Jojo Rabbit'.The 33-year-old actress is set to play a mother who is hiding a Jewish girl in her home during the reign...

Chris Hemsworth 'Throwing Ideas Around' For Thor 4

Chris Hemsworth and Taika Waititi have been ''throwing ideas around'' for a fourth instalment of 'Thor'.The 34-year-old actor - who plays the superhero character in the Marvel series - spent his New Year's discussing the...

Chris Hemsworth Open To Returning As Thor

Chris Hemsworth would love to play Thor again.The 34-year-old actor has portrayed the Norse God of Lightning in the three 'Thor' movies as well as the two 'Avengers' blockbusters - and is set to reprise...

Kathleen Kennedy Wants Taika Waititi To Helm S Star Wars Film

Kathleen Kennedy wants Taika Waititi to helm a 'Star Wars' movie.The 64-year-old film producer took over from George Lucas as the President of Lucasfilm back in 2012 and became 'Star Wars' brand manager after The...

Kevin Feige Says Marvel Studios Reached A 'Crossroads'

Kevin Feige admits Marvel had reached a ''crossroads'' prior to filming 'Thor: Ragnarok'.The new Taika Waititi-directed film is noticeably more humorous than earlier Thor movies, and the Marvel Studios president has confessed that 'Thor: Ragnarok'...

Chris Hemsworth: I'm Ok Appearing In 'Gratuitous' Topless Scenes

Chris Hemsworth is happy to appear in ''gratuitous'' topless scenes.The Hollywood hunk has reprised the role of Marvel superhero Thor in the Taika Waititi-directed 'Thor: Ragnarok' and Chris has admitted he didn't have any qualms...

Chris Hemsworth Had Got Bored Of Playing Thor

Chris Hemsworth had got ''bored'' of playing Thor before making 'Thor: Ragnarok'.The 34-year-old actor has starred as the Norse God of Lightning in two 'Thor' movies as well as two 'Avengers' movie, and now he...

Tessa Thompson: I Hated Wearing A Cape For Thor: Ragnarok

Tessa Thompson hated having to wear a cape in 'Thor: Ragnarok'.The 34-year-old actress stars as the cape-wearing Valkyrie in the new Marvel movie, and Tessa - who trained diligently for the high-energy role - admitted...

Taika Waititi Remembers Rubbish Early 'Thor: Ragnarok' Cuts

Smashing the $100 million box office mark internationally over the weekend and bringing in some of the best reviews for a Marvel Cinematic Universe release to-date, it's fair to say that director Taika Waititi has...

Mark Ruffalo Reveals His Thor: Ragnarok Fears

Mark Ruffalo feared 'Thor: Ragnarok' would ''break'' the Marvel Cinematic Universe.The 49-year-old actor stars as the Hulk in the money-spinning movie franchise, but he's admitted to being worried about how the Taika Waititi-directed film diverted...

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