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James Earl Jones and Donald Glover Join Disney's The Lion King
Walt Disney Studios has announced that James Earl Jones and Donald Glover have joined the cast of their live-action version of "The Lion King". Donald Glover will voice adult Simba, while James Earl Jones will reprise the role of Mufasa, which he made famous in the...
02/20/2017 9:17 AM EDT | Read More
Favreau to Direct Live Action Lion King
Jon Favreau will once again be collaborating with The Walt Disney Studios for a reimagining of The Lion King. After the success of making other live action films out of animated classics such as Maleficent, Cinderella and The Jungle Book, the news comes as no surprise....
09/28/2016 12:10 PM EDT | Read More
Jungle Book 2 Greenlit by Disney
"The Jungle Book", which will be released Friday, has already had the greenlight given for a sequel. Disney is currently in talks with director Jon Favreau, as well as screenwriter Justin Marks. The film is expected to do quite well this weekend, and has alrea...
04/11/2016 4:22 PM EDT | Read More
Iron Man 3 Could Have Been the Death of Happy Hogan
A recent discovery has shown that Iron Man's beloved character, Happy Hogan (played by Jon Favreau), was not supposed to make it throgh the entire "Iron Man 3" film. Happy, Tony Stark's bodyguard, who was injured after an explosion, was supposed...
10/17/2014 10:30 AM EDT | Read More
"Cowboys & Aliens" to Premier at Comic-Con
The premier for the highly anticipated film "Cowboys & Aliens" will take place at this years Comic-Con, as confirmed by Jobn Favreau. The screening will take place on July 23 at the San Diego Civic Theatre. Tickets will be available to 2,000 fans, but ther...
06/14/2011 3:09 PM EDT | Read More
Shane Black to Direct "Iron Man 3"
"Iron Man 3", which is due out on May 03, 2013, will be returning with a new director. Shane Black will helm the project for Marvel Studios, as Jon Favreau, who directed the first two "Iron Man" films, will be busy working on the upcoming Disney Fi...
02/18/2011 9:58 AM EDT | Read More