John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum
Lionsgate has set an August 23rd Digital HD and a September 10th disc release for “John Wick 3 – Parabellum”. The 4K disc release will include Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos, while all the disc releases will include ten featurettes and numerous trailers. [Source: Lionsgate]
The Terry Crews and Ludacris-led dramatic thriller “John Henry” has been set for a Q1 2020 theatrical release by Saban Films. Will Forbes makes his directing debut from a script he co-wrote with Doug Skinner based on the classic folk tale. The project is not the same as the Dwayne Johnson and Netflix-led take on the same story currently in development.
Crews plays a man who abandons a crime-riddled life for a peaceful one in Los Angeles. But when he crosses paths with two immigrant kids who are running from the leader of his former gang, he’s forced to confront the violence of his past life in hopes of saving them. [Source: Variety]
Last Night In Soho
Focus Features has set a September 25th 2020 release date for the new Edgar Wright-directed psychological horror-thriller “Last Night in Soho” which is currently still in production in London. Anya Taylor-Joy, Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie, Matt Smith, Michael Ajao, Synnøve Karlsen, Diana Rigg, Terence Stamp and Rita Tushingham co-star. Wright co-wrote the script with Krysty Wilson-Cairns. [Source: Focus Features]
Tiny Pretty Things
Netflix has handed out a ten-episode order for the drama series “Tiny Pretty Things” based on the book by Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton. Set at an elite ballet academy, it charts the rise and fall of young adults who live far from their homes, each standing on the verge of greatness or ruin. The show launches in 2020. [Source: Netflix]
HBO has released the official trailer for the fifth season of “Ballers” which is scheduled to premiere on August 25th. Dwayne Johnson returns in the new season as ex-superstar Spencer Strasmore, who has reinvented himself as a financial manager for today’s players. Rob Corddry, John David Washington, Omar Benson Miller, Donovan Carter, Troy Garity, Jazmyn Simon, London Brown, Arielle Kebbel, Dulé Hill, Richard Schiff, and Andy Garcia also star.