News Shorts: June 3rd 2013

Photos of Michael Keaton and an actor in a superhero suit on the set of Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu’s dark comedy Birdman, and one-sheets for Planes, Closed Circuit and Kings of Summer.

“Hans Zimmer is once again set to team with filmmaker Christopher Nolan for that director’s next project ‘Interstellar’, while that film has announced a November 7th 2014 release date…” (full details)

“Lionsgate has delayed the Stallone/Schwarzenegger team-up “Escape Plan” by a month to October 18th 2013. They’ve also set an August 15th 2014 release date for ‘The Expendables 3’…” (full details)

“Relativity’s Kevin Costner-led thriller ‘Three Days to Kill’ is targeting a February 14th 2014 release date. Universal is set to open the Liam Neeson airline-set thriller ‘Non-Stop’ a week later on February 21st 2014, while Tristar will also open disaster epic ‘Pompeii’ on February 21st 2014…” (full details)

“Producer Charles Roven says the ‘Warcraft’ movie is currently on track to shoot in the first quarter of 2014. Duncan Jones remains slated to direct…” (full details)

“North American rights have been sold for the crime-caper ‘Dom Hemingway’ to Fox Searchlight which is planning a 2014 release…” (full details)

“‘Orphan Black’ star Tatiana Maslany has jumped aboard the five-episode Captain Canuck animated web series…” (full details)

“Ireland’s Burren region is being eyed by the production crew of ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ for location shooting. It’s expected that much of the film will be shot next door in the UK…” (full details)

“Apple Trailers has quietly removed the ability to download trailers, along with any kind of 1080p trailer availability. Trailers will now only stream in 480p or 720p…” (full details)

“Neil Patrick Harris will do double duty again hosting both this year’s Tony Awards next Sunday and the Primetime Emmy Awards on September 22nd…” (full details)