BREAKING FILM NEWS

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Matt Damon Is "Downsizing"



Take a look @ footage, plus images from the Toronto-lensed science fiction comedy feature "Downsizing", starring Matt Damon, Kristen Wiig, Christoph Waltz, Neil Patrick Harris, and Jason Sudeikis:

Monday, November 13, 2017

"The Umbrella Academy"



Gerard Way's Dark Horse Comics superhero title "The Umbrella Academy" has been greenlit by Netflix with a 10-episode order, to be produced by Kevin Lafferty and directed by Peter Hoar, starting January 15, 2018:

Thursday, November 2, 2017

"Titans" TV Series Updates



The new "Titans" live-action comic book TV series starts shooting in Toronto November 14, 2017 based on the DC Comics' superhero team, starring Brenton Thwaites as 'Dick Grayson', former protege of 'Batman', Anna Diop as 'Starfire', Teagan Croft as 'Raven' and Ryan Potter as 'Beast Boy':

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Toronto Film Production Update- November 2017



Here is the Toronto Film Production Update for November 2017 including "Locke & Key", "Titans", "Umbrella Academy" and a whole lot more: 

Saturday, October 28, 2017

"Shazam!" Preps For Toronto Start



Following the success of "Wonder Woman", the comic book movie "Shazam!", starring actor Zachary Levi ("Chuck") and Asher Angel ("Andi Mack") is currently in pre-production in Toronto, for director David F. Sandberg, looking at a February 2018 start:

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

"Arrow" Actor Counts On "Code 8"



Principal photography has now started on director Jeff Chan's crowdfunded science fiction thriller "Code 8", starring cousins Stephen Amell ("Arrow") and Robbie Amell ("The Flash"), who raised $1,722,409 from 20,201 investors through Indigogo:

Monday, October 23, 2017

"Suicide Squad" Outtakes



Take a look @ outtakes from director David Ayer's Toronto-lensed feature "Suicide Squad", based on the DC Comics characters, that opened August 5, 2016 grossing over $750 million worldwide:

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Netflix Investing $500 Million



While the Canadian government demands Netflix Inc. offer more details about the streaming company's plans to spend $500 million on making 'Canadian Content', Netflix confirmed they will spend money on movies/TV shows produced in Canada, both in English and in French, over the next five years, as well as set up the company's first permanent production presence outside of the US:

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Toronto Start For "Shazam!"



Following the success of Warners' "Wonder Woman", comes word that "Shazam!", starring the character 'Billy Batson' , based on the 1940's comic book character is now in pre-production under the helm of director David F. Sandberg to start shooting in Toronto February 2018:

Monday, September 25, 2017

"Star Trek: Discovery - Desperate Hours"



The prequel novel, "Star Trek: Discovery- Desperate Hours", by author David Mack, is now available, tracing the origins of 'Lieutenant Michael Burnham' (Sonequa Martin-Green), raised and educated by 'Vulcans', before being promoted to first officer of the 'Starship Shenzhou':