Men in Black 4
A new photo has popped up of Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson on the set of the fourth “Men in Black” film once again teasing their yet-undisclosed characters. Rebecca Ferguson, Emma Thompson, Liam Neeson and Rafe Spall co-star in the project with filming already underway. Though it will not feature Will Smith or Tommy Lee Jones, the new MIB will expand on the world of the original trilogy. [Source: Instagram]
Brady Corbet’s music drama “Vox Lux,” starring Natalie Portman as a Katy Perry-style pop music idol who rises out of a tragic past, has been given a December 7th limited release date by NEON. The plan is to follow the same release platform as last year’s “I, Tonya” which scored three Oscar nominations last year.
The film has already received acclaim for Portman’s performance and original songs in the film recorded by Sia. Jude Law, Raffey Cassidy, Stacy Martin and Jennifer Ehle co-star. [Source: THR]
Acclaimed “Carol,” “Velvet Goldmine” and “Far from Heaven” director Todd Haynes has signed on to helm the romantic drama “Dry Run” for Participant Media. Mark Ruffalo is producing and eyeing a lead role in the film which will be penned by Matthew Carnahan. [Source: Deadline]
Lords of Chaos
Jonas Akerlund’s heavy metal movie “Lords of Chaos” has been acquired by indie distributor Gunpowder & Sky who are in final negotiations. A Fall release is likely at this point for the film which premiered at Sundance.
Set in 1987, the story chronicles the birth of Mayhem, the notorious Norwegian black metal band that wore corpse paint, burned down churches and was involved in brutal murders. Rory Culkin, Emory Cohen and Jack Kilmer co-star. [Source: Collider]
Roy Lee and Jon Berg are in advanced negotiations to produce Chris Thomas Devlin’s horror-thriller “Cobweb” for Lionsgate. The story follows a boy whose abusive parents have always told him the voices he hears in the walls of his house are only in his head. But when he discovers that they’re real, he conspires to let them out. [Source: Variety]