Academy Award winners Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway star together in Warner Bros. Pictures' The Intern. Oscar-nominated and award-winning filmmaker Nancy Meyers is directing the dramatic comedy from her own screenplay. But more important than all of that is the fact that this upcoming release also contains an award-worthy performance from none other than Adam DeVine of Workaholics and Pitch Perfect! We have the first trailer, which Warner Bros. just debuted seconds ago.
In The Intern, Robert De Niro stars as Ben Whittaker, a 70-year-old widower who has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin Anne Hathaway. The film's multi-generational cast also features Rene Russo, Anders Holm, Andy Rannells, Celia Weston, Nat Wolff, Linda Lavin, Zack Pearlman, newcomer Jason Orley, and Christina Scherer.Read More
Robert De Niro is in talks to team up again with Silver Linings Playbook actress Jennifer Lawrence and director David O. Russell on 20th Century Fox's biopic Joy.
The plot is based on the true story of Joy Mangano (Jennifer Lawrence), a Long Island single mother who became a successful entrepreneur after selling her Miracle Mop invention. She started inventing as a teenager, and kept working on her products even while raising three children on her own. She later became a fixture on the Home Shopping Network and QVC with her numerous inventions. If a deal is finalized, Robert De Niro will play Joy's father.Read More
We first reported on the project back in May, when Benaroya Pictures signed on to produce and finance the thriller from director Olivier Assayas (Clouds of Sils Maria). It isn't known if Robert Pattinson, Robert De Niro and Rachel Weisz will remain on the project.
The plot is based on the true story of a group of thieves who plan to rob a pawn shop, only to later learn that the business is a front for a ruthless crime lord.Read More
Robert De Niro and Zac Efron are in early talks to star in QED International's Dirty Grandpa. The story follows a young man (Zac Efron) who, just before his wedding, gets tricked by his perverted grandpa (Robert De Niro) to go on a road trip to Florida for spring break. The grandfather, a former U.S. Army General, tries to prove to his grandson that he is about to marry the wrong woman.
Dan Mazer, who has co-written the scripts for Sacha Baron Cohen's Borat, Bruno and The Dictator, is directing from a script by John Phillips, with Barry Josephson producing. The project was initially set up at Universal Pictures, but now QED International will be shopping the project at the Toronto International Film Festival.Read More
Benaroya Pictures has announced today that they are now on board to produce and finance director Olivier Assayas' Idol's Eye, with a confirmed cast that includes Robert Pattinson and Robert De Niro. Charles Gillibert developed and produced the project with CG Cinema, Bluegrass Films' Scott Stuber, Film 360's Scott Lambert, Alexandra Milchan and Michael Benaroya, with Ben Sachs executive producing for Benaroya Pictures. The film is scheduled to begin principal photography in October in Chicago and Toronto.
The plot elements are currently under wraps, but it has been described as a sophisticated, heist action/thriller.Read More
Robert De Niro and Reese Witherspoon are in talks to star in The Intern, a project which Tina Fey had once been attached to.
The story follows the owner (Reese Witherspoon) of a fashion website, who starts a community outreach program seeking "senior" interns. While she thinks that high school and college seniors will apply, she discovers that her intern is a 70-year-old man (Robert De Niro) who proves to be quite an asset to her company.Read More
Opening Christmas Day is the action comedy Grudge Match, which pits Rocky's Sylvester Stallone against Raging Bull's Robert De Niro, in the ring together for the first time. Its a rivelry that has been 30 years in the making! After a couple of solo posters, the two Hollywood icons share the same space in this latest one-sheet, which includes bodies that clearly look photoshopped. Get your old man fix right now!
Grudge Match was released December 25th, 2013.Read More
Last Vegas was released November 1st, 2013.Read More