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Jem Director Plans 90s Dance Comedy Can't Touch This
Jon M. Chu and producing partner Hieu Ho have sold their 1990s high school dance comedy Can't Touch This to Focus Features.
By Brian Gallagher — November 17th, 2014
Jem and the Holograms Director Eyed for Now You See Me 2
Now You See Me director Louis Leterrier is not directing the sequel, though Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco and Isla Fisher are expected to return.
By Brian Gallagher — June 12th, 2014
Masters of the Universe Loses Director Jon M. Chu
The Lone Ranger writer Terry Rossio will re-work the script. Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch are producing for Universal Pictures.
By Brian Gallagher — October 7th, 2013
Star Trek 3 Wants G.I. Joe Retaliation Director Jon M. Chu
The news comes just weeks after the filmmaker was confirmed to direct G.I. Joe 3, which may cause a scheduling conflict for the director.
By Brian Gallagher — August 5th, 2013
Director Jon M. Chu Reveals New Masters of the Universe Details
The filmmaker describes the project as beautiful and grounded, even though he doesn't know when that will start shooting, as he believes G.I. Joe 3 may come first.
By Brian Gallagher — July 30th, 2013
Director Jon M. Chu Returns for G.I. Joe 3
The G.I. Joe: Retaliation director returns, with Skydance Productions and Paramount Pictures teaming up to finance the sequel.
By Brian Gallagher — June 11th, 2013
Matched Gets G.I. Joe Retaliation Director Jon M. Chu
This adaptation of the popular Ally Condie novel is set in a world where the government tells people how to live.
By Brian Gallagher — January 31st, 2013
Masters of the Universe Has an Unexpected Approach Says Director Jon M. Chu
The filmmaker was drawn to the 'grounded and layered' characters in the screenplay for this upcoming adventure.
By Brian Gallagher — October 17th, 2012
Masters of the Universe Wants Director Jon M. Chu
The G.I. Joe: Retaliation director is in talks to take over this live-action project based on the Mattel toy line.
By Brian Gallagher — July 31st, 2012
G.I. Joe Retaliation Flint Character Poster
Director Jon M. Chu tweeted out this one-sheet featuring D.J. Cotrona's character in the upcoming action sequel.
By Brian Gallagher — April 23rd, 2012
Three G.I. Joe Retaliation Photos with Roadblock, Lady Jay, and Jinx
Dwayne Johnson, Adrianne Palicki, and Elodie Yung are suited up and ready for battle in this look at Jon Chu's Hasbro sequel.
By B. Alan Orange — March 16th, 2012
G.I. Joe 2: Retaliation Adds DeRay Davis
It is not known which character or side the comedian will be playing in Jon M. Chu's upcoming sequel.
By B. Alan Orange — August 31st, 2011
G.I. Joe 2 Will Center on Dwayne Johnson's Roadblock as the Lead
Producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura also explains that Jon M. Chu's sequel will be tailored for the ninja fan.
By B. Alan Orange — June 30th, 2011
Director Jon M. Chu Talks G.I. Joe 2 Plans
The director is taking his Joes into the mud, sand and trees for the epic adventure sequel.
By Cat Parker — April 14th, 2011
The LXD: Seasons 1 & 2 Behind-The-Scenes DVD Clip
The popular online series featuring the League of Extraordinary Dancers make its DVD debut on April 12th.
By B. Alan Orange — April 11th, 2011
G.I. Joe 2 Announces Official 2012 Release Date
Paramount Pictures also confirms a new November release date for Martin Scorsese's 3D family adventure Hugo Cabret.
By B. Alan Orange — March 5th, 2011
G.I. Joe 2 Gets Director Jon M. Chu
Sienna Miller's Baroness and Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Rex Lewis will most likely be recast for this upcoming sequel.
By B. Alan Orange — February 26th, 2011
EXCLUSIVE: Director Jon M. Chu Talks Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Director's Fan Cut
The director brings forty minutes of never-before-seen Justin Bieber footage to Digital 3D theaters this Friday.
By B. Alan Orange — February 25th, 2011
EXCLUSIVE: Jon M. Chu Wants to Bring the Punch Back to G.I. Joe 2
The director talks about the prospects of directing a sequel to what he calls an American institution.
By B. Alan Orange — February 22nd, 2011
Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Director's Fan Cut Hits Theaters for One Week Only
This new version will include forty minutes of never-before-seen Justin Bieber footage.
By B. Alan Orange — February 21st, 2011
G.I. Joe 2 Eyes F. Gary Gray and Jon Chu to Direct
Unknown director Jaume Collet-Serra is also in the running to direct this action-packed sequel.
By Brian Gallagher — February 15th, 2011
EXCLUSIVE: Jon Chu Talks Justin Bieber: Never Say Never
The director behind this 3D biopic takes us inside the life of today's hottest teen star, in theaters this Friday.
By B. Alan Orange — February 10th, 2011
Justin Bieber 3D Movie Wants You!
Director Jon Chu revealed the details of how you can upload a video and be a part of this concert film.
By Brian Gallagher — August 24th, 2010
Jon Chu Directing Untitled Justin Bieber Film
The Step Up 3D director officially announced to direct the 3D film.
By Brian Gallagher — August 13th, 2010
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Step Up 3D Cast Featurette!
Director Jon Chu and his cast discuss the third chapter of this popular dance film franchise now in 3D!
By Jami Philbrick — August 5th, 2010