Quick News: Vice, Greed, Demon, M:I Fallout

Quick News Vice Greed Demon Mi Fallout

The first photo has been released of Tyler Perry as former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell in Adam McKay’s upcoming black comedy “Vice”. Perry joins Sam Rockwell as George W. Bush, Christian Bale as vice president Dick Cheney and Steve Carell as Donald Rumsfeld in the film. [Source: Reddit]

Sony Pictures International Productions and Film4 have wrapped production on Michael Winterbottom’s comedy “Greed” starring Steve Coogan, Isla Fisher, David Mitchell, Sophie Cookson, Shirley Henderson, Asa Butterfield and Stephen Fry.

The film tells the fictional story of a retail billionaire, set in the glamorous and celebrity-filled world of luxury fashion, and the build up to a spectacular 60th birthday party in an exclusive hotel on the Greek island of Mykonos. [Source: Deadline]

Demon’s Path
Netflix has acquired worldwide rights to Hong Kong-set horror-comedy series “Demon’s Path” with plans to premiere it from December 22nd. Ong Yi Hing and Sunny Lau helm the series.

The series follows a forensic pathologist who has the ability to see the last ten seconds of life of the dead. Working together with a friendly exorcist and a policeman, they solve homicide cases. But as their investigations proceed, they become the target of a murderer. [Source: Variety]

Mission: Impossible – Fallout
From the abrupt disappearance of IMF operatives in previous sequels (ala Jeremy Renner, Paula Patton), to the increasingly widespread belief that Tom Cruise will someday die pulling off one of these crazy stunts, the honest trailer has arrived for “Mission: Impossible – Fallout” in time for the film’s home video release this week. Check out the full clip below: