Quick News: Halloween, Serenity, Swagger, Angel

Actress Jamie Lee Curtis has taken to Twitter to post a photo of her official look as the older Laurie Strode in the upcoming David Gordon Green-directed new entry in the “Halloween” franchise. The film is currently in production ahead of an October release.

Aviron will release Steven Knight’s drama-thriller “Serenity” on September 28th. Matthew McConaughey stars as a fishing boat captain with a mysterious past.

When a glamorous woman (Anne Hathaway) crashes up against his simple life on a small Caribbean island, he becomes stuck in a new reality that might not be all that it seems. Jason Clarke, Djimon Hounsou, Jeremy Strong, and Diane Lane also star. [Source: Deadline]

Apple is developing “Swagger,” a drama series based on the early life and career of NBA superstar Kevin Durant. The series explores the world of Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball and the lives of the players, their families, and coaches. Reggie Rock Bythewood will write and direct while Durant and Brian Grazer will executive produce. [Source: Variety]

Angel Has Fallen
Piper Perabo (“Covert Affairs”) has joined “Angel Has Fallen,” the third instalment to Millennium Films’ “Olympus Has Fallen” series starring Gerard Butler and Morgan Freeman. Ric Roman Waugh is directing the sequel, which follows Mike Banning (Butler) as he continues to be a target of terrorists, this time while mid-flight on Air Force One. [Source: Deadline]

Ready Player One
The newest poster is out for Steven Spielberg’s upcoming film adaptation of Ernest Cline’s sci-fi novel “Ready Player One” with the one-sheet paying homage to the iconic 1980s movie posters from the legendary illustrator Drew Struzan. It also incorporates a bunch of Easter Eggs, see if you can find them all.