Ready Player One (2018)

Ready Player One Synopsis

Warner Bros. and De Line Pictures have secured the rights to Ernest Cline's debut novel Ready Player One. The book focuses on teen Wade Watts, who escapes his bleak surroundings by logging into Oasis, a globally networked utopia where users lead idyllic lives. The game’s eccentric founder dies and offers his billion dollar fortune as the grand prize in an elaborate treasure hunt. Watts competes against rival game players and corporate foes who’ll do anything, in the Oasis world and in the real world to reach the treasure first.

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Ready Player One Reteams Rylance & Spielberg Yet Again

Ready Player One Reteams Rylance & Spielberg Yet Again

Mark Rylance has signed on to star as James Donovan Halliday, the creator of a virtual reality world in Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One.
Ready Player One Reunites Simon Pegg & Steven Spielberg

Ready Player One Reunites Simon Pegg & Steven Spielberg

Simon Pegg is in talks to play Orgen Morrow, the co-creator of the virtual gaming world Oasis in Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One.
Ready Player One Gets X-Men Star Tye Sheridan

Ready Player One Gets X-Men Star Tye Sheridan

X-Men: Apocalypse star Tye Sheridan has signed on to play the lead role of Wade Watts in Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One.
Spielberg's Ready Player One Moves Away from Star Wars 8

Spielberg's Ready Player One Moves Away from Star Wars 8

Warner Bros. has pushed Steven Spielberg's adaptation Ready Player One into the spring of 2018, giving it some distance from Star Wars 8.
Ready Player One Wants Star Wars Actor Ben Mendelsohn as the Villain

Ready Player One Wants Star Wars Actor Ben Mendelsohn as the Villain

Rogue One star Ben Mendelsohn is in talks to play the main villain in Ready Player One, an executive plotting to procure a major tech company.
Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One Gets Olivia Cooke

Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One Gets Olivia Cooke

Bates Motel star Olivia Cooke is in negotiations to play the female lead in Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One.
Can Steven Spielberg Bring Gene Wilder Out of Retirement?

Can Steven Spielberg Bring Gene Wilder Out of Retirement?

A new report claims director Steven Spielberg is trying to coax Gene Wilder out of retirement for The BFG or Ready Player One.
Spielberg's Ready Player One Gets 2017 Release Date

Spielberg's Ready Player One Gets 2017 Release Date

Director Steven Spielberg's adaptation of Ready Player One, based on the Ernest Cline novel, is set for release during the 2017 holiday season.
Steven Spielberg Will Direct Ready Player One

Steven Spielberg Will Direct Ready Player One

Steven Spielberg has signed on to direct an adaptation of Ernest Cline's popular novel Ready Player One, which is set in a virtual world.
Ready Player One Eyes Peter Jackson, Robert Zemeckis

Ready Player One Eyes Peter Jackson, Robert Zemeckis

Christopher Nolan isn't the only director wanted for Ready Player One, with Edgar Wright and Matthew Vaughn also sought.
Christopher Nolan Wanted for Ready Player One

Christopher Nolan Wanted for Ready Player One

Warner Bros. has made an offer for Christopher Nolan to direct Ready Player One, centering on a virtual reality competition.
Ready Player One Script Finished; Licensing May Be an Issue

Ready Player One Script Finished; Licensing May Be an Issue

Writer Zak Penn updates on Ready Player One, saying that it may be tough to include all of the 80s movies and video games from the book.
Ready Player One Adds The Avengers Screenwriter Zak Penn

Ready Player One Adds The Avengers Screenwriter Zak Penn

Four years after Warner Bros. won a bidding war for the video game thriller Ready Player One, the studio has brought on Zak Penn to rewrite Ernest Cline's original script.
Ready Player One Goes to Warner Bros. and de Line Pictures

Ready Player One Goes to Warner Bros. and de Line Pictures

Fanboys screenwriter Ernie Cline gets a six-figure deal for his debut novel after an intense bidding war.
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