Tron 3, which is rumored to be titled Tron Ascension, will indeed bring back Olivia Wilde as Quorra. She joins previously announced Tron: Legacy co-star Garrett Hedlund. Joseph Kosinski is also confirmed to be returning to direct this follow-up to his 2010 Disney sequel.
Tron: Legacy was the long-awaited continuation of the 1982 flop-turned-cult favorite Tron, which took its hero inside a computer world known as the Grid. Both the original and the sequel starred Jeff Bridges and Bruce Boxleitner, though neither actor is yet confirmed for this next movie. Tron: Legacy revealed that Jeff Bridges's character, computer programmer Kevin Flynn, had a son named Sam, played by Garrett Hedlund.Read More
Following the poster debut and the first trailer that arrived last month, Blumhouse Productions has released the second trailer for The Lazarus Effect. This thriller boasts a cast full of actors who aren't normally associated with the genre, including Olivia Wilde, Mark Duplass, Donald Glover, Evan Peters and Sarah Bolger. Described as an homage to Flatliners, this thriller follows the consequences of bringing someone back from the dead.
The Lazarus Effect follows a group of researchers led by Frank (Mark Duplass) and his fiancée Zoe (Olivia Wilde) who've achieved the unimaginable - bringing the dead back to life. After a successful, yet unsanctioned, trial on a newly deceased animal, the team is ready to unveil their breakthrough to the world. When the dean of their university learns of their underground experiments, their project is unexpectedly shut down and their materials confiscated.Read More
Olivia Wilde is brought back to life in the first photo from The Lazarus Effect (formerly titled Reawakening), along with a new poster from this upcoming thriller. The plot centers on a team of research students mapping the human brain. When one of their own is accidentally killed, they unwittingly unlock a deadly force by reanimating their colleague. Fighting for their own lives, the team must contain their colleague in the lab before she is unleashed on the world.
When asked about The Lazarus Effect's plot similarities to the 1990 classic Flatliners, Jason Blum added that the cast and crew "really liked that movie," and that he feels they are "tipping our hat to Flatliners" in The Lazarus Effect. Take a look at the photo and poster for The Lazarus Effect below, and stay tuned for the first trailer. The thriller arrives in theaters on February 27.Read More
Luke Evans, Olivia Wilde, Armie Hammer, Cillian Murphy and Michael Smiley have signed on to star in Free Fire, the latest from British filmmaker Ben Wheatley (Sightseers, A Field in England).
The story is set in 1978 Boston, following a woman named Justine (Olivia Wilde) who has set up a meeting between two Irishmen (Cillian Murphy and Michael Smiley) and a gang lead by Luke Evans and Armie Hammer for an arms deal. When shots are fired before the deal is made, the meeting turns into a deadly game of survival.Read More
Bron Studios will produce the psychological drama, Meadowland, starring Olivia Wilde, Luke Wilson, Elisabeth Moss and Natasha Lyonne, it was announced today by Aaron L. Gilbert, Bron's Managing Director.
The film marks the feature directorial debut of award-winning cinematographer Reed Morano, with a screenplay by Chris Rossi. Morano's credits include The Skeleton Twins, Kill Your Darlings, HBO's Looking and Frozen River. She is a member of the A.S.C.Read More
Jason Bateman leads an all-star cast in the first trailer for the upcoming indie comedy The Longest Week, which shows how rich people have problems just like the rest of us. The story centers on Conrad Valmont (Jason Bateman), the heir to a hotel fortune who is cut off during his parents' sudden divorce, which forces him to move in with his best friend Dylan (Billy Crudup).
However, Conrad risks burning his only friendship when he falls for Dylan's new girlfriend Beatrice (Olivia Wilde), as he tries to keep his financial status a secret for as long as possible. Jenny Slate, Erin Maya Darke and Tony Roberts co-star in director Peter Glanz' dramatic comedy, in theaters and on VOD formats September 5.Read More
Anna (Olivia Wilde) literally disrobes for Michael (Liam Neeson) in a new clip for Sony Pictures Classics' upcoming drama Third Person, arriving in limited release June 20. This romantic look at life from writer-director Paul Haggis (Crash) follows three separate couples in New York, Paris and Rome, all of whom are in various stages of their relationships and are yet inexplicably connected to one another. Watch as Anna returns her borrowed robe to Michael, baring it all in a hotel hallway.
Third Person was released June 20th, 2014.Read More
Olivia Wilde, Anna Kendrick, Ron Livingston, and Jake Johnson let the libations flow in the first poster for Drinking Buddies. Joe Swanberg directs this dramatic comedy about two friends and brewery co-workers who find themselves alone for a weekend, where they discover that they may be more than just friends, despite having attachments of their own. This indie debuts on VOD formats June 25 before hitting New York theaters on August 23 and Los Angeles theaters August 30.
Kate (Olivia Wilde) and Luke (Jake Johnson) work together at a craft brewery. They have one of those friendships that feels like it could be something more. But Kate is with Chris (Ron Livingston), and Luke is with Jill (Anna Kendrick). And Jill wants to know if Luke is ready to talk about marriage. The answer to that question becomes crystal clear when Luke and Kate unexpectedly find themselves alone for a weekend. Drinking Buddies is written and directed by Joe Swanberg and stars Olivia Wilde, Anna Kendrick, Ron Livingston, and Jake Johnson.Read More