Black Panther Premiere, Ryan Murphy’s Deal at Netflix, Swamp Thing & More! – Meet the Movie Press

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It’s Popcorn Talk Network’s Meet the Movie Press, hosted by The Tracking Board’s Jeff Sneider and Forbes’s Simon Thompson. Each week the two will discuss the ever changing landscape of movie news and trade reporting. With discussions on everything from Marvel casting to landing exclusive stories on major Hollywood tentpoles, Simon and Jeff will also talk to some of the leading reporters and bloggers in the industry today.

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Today’s Topics:

2:00- ‘Black Panther’ rakes in 25.2 Million for Thursday Night

15:00- Lucas Films hires A Women of Color to Direct yet there has been no announcement.

20:00-  Jeff saw ‘Red Sparrow.’ and Loved It

23:30- X-Men Kitty Pryde film: ‘143’

26:40- ‘Cloverfield Paradox’ 5 million Views within a Week

30:30- Ryan Murphy’s deal with Netflix Rumored to be $300 Million

35:30- Paul King is in talks to do a ‘Willy Wonka’ movie for Warner Bros

40:40- ‘Call of Duty’ Film finds its Director with Stefano Sollima

41:10- ‘Den of Thieves’ Sequel Announced

45:40- Michael Fassbender to star in ‘Kung Fury,’ feature film…for some reason.

46:50- ‘House Party,’ reboot coming from Lebron James

48:40- Melissa McCarthy and Tiffany Haddish to star in ‘The Kitchen’

49:00- Alex Garland interested Swamp Thing film

50:20- Chris Columbus to direct a ‘5 Nights at Freddy’s’ film

50:40- “Alita Battle Angel” pushed back to December

51:00- Stephen Chbosky is doing a Dr. Seus Movie.

51:30- Jason Statham doing ‘Killer’s Game.’

52:10- Timothee Chalamet to play Henry V; directed by David Michod  

– Chalamet’s Beautiful Boy set for October release by Amazon

53:00- Short Films being Adapted


-’Teddy Bears Are for Lovers’

53:35- ‘Finest Kind,’ a Boston Thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal,Ansel Elgort and Zendaya

53:45- Dev Patel to star in Armando Iannucci’s as David Copperfield

54:00- Lebron was involved in a spec for Legendary called ‘Hustle.’

54:20- Jim Parsons to star in ‘The Legend of Georgia McBride’

54:40- Robert Pattinson joins Robert Eggers’ ‘The Lighthouse’

56:20- ‘Get Out,’ and ‘Call Me By Your Name’ won some WGA Awards

56:30- James Hetfield joins the Ted Bundy Movie

57:00- Joaquin Phoenix to star in standalone ‘Joker,’ movie

58:20- Fangoria has been resurrected

59:00- Box Office Releases

-Black Panther

-Early Man

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