David Yates News
Harry Potter Director David Yates Directing Fantastic Beasts
David Yates, who directed the last four Harry Potter movies, is in talks to helm the spin-off written by J.K. Rowling.
By Brian Gallagher — August 21st, 2014
Hanna Writer to Adapt Who Is Jake Ellis? for Director David Yates
This comic book adaptation follows a spy-for-hire who is being kept safe by a mysterious man named Jake Ellis, after a deal goes bad.
By Brian Gallagher — April 15th, 2014
David Yates to Direct Who Is Jake Ellis?
Peter Chernin is producing the graphic novel adaptation. The story centers on a wanted spy who is protected by a man no one can see but him.
By Brian Gallagher — October 3rd, 2013
David Yates in Final Talks to Direct Scarface Reboot
Universal Pictures is reportedly very pleased with the most recent draft of the screenplay, which has been developed by multiple writers.
By Brian Gallagher — August 1st, 2013
Your Voice in My Head Reunites David Yates and Emma Watson
The director and actress join the film, which follows a British journalist, who is living the fast life in New York City.
By Harout Harmanian — February 2nd, 2012
David Yates Directing Your Voice in My Head
Emma Forrest is adapting her memoir revolving around the author's psychological breakdown after her therapist passes away.
By Brian Gallagher — December 21st, 2011
Dr. Who Heads to the Big Screen with Director David Yates
The BBC hopes to create a franchise from this iconic intergalactic time traveler, who has appeared on television for nearly fifty years.
By B. Alan Orange — November 14th, 2011
The Stand Eyes Director David Yates
Steve Kloves is in negotiations to script the adaptation of Stephen King's seminal 1974 novel.
By Cat Parker — August 11th, 2011
SET VISIT: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II
We visit the London set to speak with the cast and crew of one of the most popular film franchises of all-time!
By B. Alan Orange — July 5th, 2011
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 Where We Left Off Featurette
Director David Yates and cast members Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson give us a refresher course on Part 1 before the finale hits theaters.
By Brian Gallagher — June 28th, 2011
Maleficent Loses Director Tim Burton
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows director David Yates has been mentioned as a possible replacement for Tim Burton on Disney's live-action tale about the evil Sleeping Beauty witch.
By Brian Gallagher — May 16th, 2011
SET VISIT PREVIEW: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II
Take a sneak peek at our visit to the London set of one of the most popular film franchises of all-time!
By B. Alan Orange — May 6th, 2011
Sean Penn Wanted for Tales from the Gangster Squad
Warner Bros. is also looking to have Harry Potter director David Yates helm the Al Capone biopic Cicero.
By B. Alan Orange — March 30th, 2011
SET VISIT: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I
We visit the London set to speak with Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, director David Yates and more about this final chapter of the popular franchise.
By Jami Philbrick — October 5th, 2010
Bruce Willis to Voice the Thing in Fantastic Four Reboot?
Fox is also eyeing directors for the film.
By Cat Parker — August 30th, 2010
David Yates to Helm the Fables Adaption?
The DC-owned Vertigo comic book series is said to be a priority for Warner Bros.
By Evan Jacobs — June 16th, 2010
Warner Bros. and MGM Trying to Get Peter Jackson to Direct The Hobbit
Other directors such as David Yates, David Dobkin and Brett Ratner are pursuing the job as well.
By Brian Gallagher — June 15th, 2010
Is David Yates Directing The Hobbit?
The Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows: Part I and II helmer could be in the running to take over for Guillermo del Toro.
By B. Alan Orange — June 14th, 2010