Rocketman actor Taron Egerton plays Dutch Tetris explorer in film | NOW

Taron Egerton, known for his portrayal of Elton John in Rocketman, plays in the movie Tetris the Dutchman Henk Rogers. He is the discoverer of the popular video game and his story is being filmed by director Jon S. Baird, reports Deadline Thursday. Rogers obtained distribution rights to the game in the 1980s, in which […]

Biographical film about comedian and actor Richard Pryor in the making | NOW

Film studio MGM will make a biographical film about Richard Pryor, reports Deadline Monday. Actor and producer Kenya Barris makes his debut as a film director in the still unnamed film about his colleague who died in 2005. Nothing is known about the cast of the film yet. The same goes for the release date. […]

Biographical film about comedian and actor Richard Pryor in the making | NOW

Film studio MGM will make a biographical film about Richard Pryor, reports Deadline Monday. Actor and producer Kenya Barris makes his debut as a film director in the still unnamed film about his colleague who died in 2005. Nothing is known about the cast of the film yet. The same goes for the release date. […]

Leonardo DiCaprio to star as Jennifer Lawrence in Netflix comedy | NOW

Leonardo DiCaprio will play one of the lead roles in the new comedy Don’t Look Up, reports Empire Thursday. The shooting of the film, which is being made for Netflix, will start next month in the American city of Boston. In February it was already announced that Jennifer Lawrence will play a leading role. She […]

Gal Gadot plays Cleopatra in new remake of Patty Jenkins | NOW

Gal Gadot is set to star in a new remake of Cleopatra, directed by Patty Jenkins, reports Deadline. The rights to the film have been secured by Paramount Pictures, which secured the project through a bidding process. Next Deadline Universal Pictures, Netflix and Apple also took an interest in the film. Wonder Womandirector Jenkins wants […]

New on Netflix: these films and series were released last week | NOW

Every week, Netflix expands its range with new films and series. With this week the new Bad Boysmovie and the new Netflix horror movie The Haunting of Bly Manor. Series The Haunting of Bly Manor The Haunting of Bly Manor is the successor to, but not a direct sequel to, the Netflix horror hit The […]

Gaby Blaaser about role in Casanova’s: ‘I just play myself’ | NOW

The Dutch romantic comedy Casanova’s is about an insecure journalist who goes undercover to expose a dating coach. Gaby Blaaser, who has a supporting role in the film, tells in conversation with NU.nl that she sees many similarities with her character. Blaaser plays Anne, a woman who falls in love with one of the students […]

Drive-in cinema screening also counts for Oscar nominations this year | NOW

To qualify for an Oscar, films may also be shown by drive-in cinemas this year. Organizer The Academy announced this on Wednesday. Normally, films must have been shown in cinemas in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Chicago, Miami or Atlanta for at least seven days before the deadline. In one of those major American […]

Director Eché Janga dedicates Golden Calf for Buladó to Curaçao | NOW

Buladó director Eché Janga dedicates the Golden Calf for best Dutch film to Curaçao. The magical-realistic film, set on the island, won first prize at the Dutch Film Festival (NFF) in Utrecht on Friday. “The discharge was very big,” said Janga on Friday after the presentation on talk show On 1. “This is not only […]