Seth Rogen is hard at work shooting the pilot for his new AMC TV series Preacher, which is based on the iconic cult comic book of the same name. Working alongside co-director Evan Goldberg, the producer/director is making sure to keep fans updated with photos from the set. Yesterday we got to see a pair of Russian nuns speaking with a police officer as ambulances awaited in the background. Today's photo is slightly more action-packed, as it teases a helicopter crash.
Aside for the main story in the comic books, little is known about the plot of the pilot. At some point, we're guessing a helicopter meets its fiery fate after crashing into the cold ground. We're not sure if this is a continuation of the scene that was shown off yesterday. That particular moment in the show takes place in Russia. But a crashed helicopter would certain explain the need for ambulances and nuns.Read More
Last week, production began on AMC's Preacher, and we've already gotten our first look at series star Dominic Cooper on the set. Shooting is still going strong on the pilot episode, and last night Seth Rogen, who is co-directing the pilot episode with Evan Goldberg, sent out the latest photo. Unfortunately, this image was taken from afar, so it isn't ultimately clear who is featured, but it appears to show two nuns chatting with a cop as an ambulance looks on.
We can also see plenty of snow on the ground, and Texas isn't exactly known for its winter climate. The vehicles seen in the background feature Russian words, so it seems this particular scene is set somewhere in Russia, but it isn't known how this scene fits into the overall story line. How could this Russian church be connected to a small town Texas Preacher? We'll have to wait and see.Read More
Just eight months after a report revealed that a sequel to last year's surprise comedy hit Neighbors may not come to fruition, Universal Pictures is moving forward with the sequel, setting a May 13, 2016 release date. Neighbors 2 will go up against Paramount's Friday the 13th reboot next May. Original Neighbors stars Seth Rogen, Zac Efron and Rose Byrne are all set to return for the follow-up.
The original Neighbors centered on Mac (Seth Rogen) and Kelly Radner (Rose Byrne), who move into their first house together with their newborn child. Shortly thereafter, a raucous fraternity moves in next door, making their lives a living hell as this suburban couple goes to war with these hard-partying college kids, lead by Teddy (Zac Efron). Neighbors was one of the biggest comedy hits of 2014, taking in $150 million at the domestic box office and over $268 million worldwide, from just an $18 million production budget.Read More
Earlier today, it was reported that the Sony hacker group known as the Guardians of Peace (G.O.P.), who are responsible for leaking thousands of documents, emails and films from within the studio, issued a warning to all theaters set to show The Interview on Christmas day. They have threatened a terrorist attack while evoking 9/11 in their statement. In light of these events, the movie's stars James Franco and Seth Rogen have canceled all planned media appearances and interviews.
BuzzFeed confirmed that the duo pulled out of a planned appearance on Tuesday, where the actors were set to talk about the Sony hack and their controversial film. Representatives for James Franco and Seth Rogen have not yet issued an official statement. The pair have also canceled upcoming appearances on Watch What Happens Live, Late Night With Seth Meyers, and The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon, as well an interview with Yahoo.Read More
AMC today announced that it has ordered a pilot for a series based on the popular comic book franchise Preacher. The Sony Pictures Television and AMC Studios co-production was developed for TV by Sam Catlin (Breaking Bad) and Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg (This Is the End, Superbad, Neighbors). Rogen & Goldberg will produce through their Point Grey banner, along with Neal H. Moritz's Original Film. The pilot was written by Sam Catlin. Rogen & Goldberg are attached to direct.
Based on Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon's twisted '90s comic book series, Preacher is about Jesse Custer, a conflicted Preacher in a small Texas town who merges with a creature that has escaped from heaven and develops the ability to make anyone do anything he says. Along with his ex-girlfriend, Tulip, and an Irish vampire named Cassidy, the three embark on a journey to literally find God.Read More
Just one week after Christian Bale was confirmed to play Steve Jobs in the biopic of the same name, the project has landed Seth Rogen to play Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.
Aaron Sorkin is writing the screenplay, based on Walter Isaacson's biography, with the story split up into three long scenes, each of which take place backstage before Steve Jobs unveils three iconic Apple products, the Mac, NeXT and the original iPod.Read More
Production is already under way on James Franco's next directorial outing Zeroville, with the filmmaker starring alongside Seth Rogen, Will Ferrell, Megan Fox, Jacki Weaver, Danny McBride, Dave Franco, Craig Robinson, Joey King and Horatio Sanz.
The story is adapted from Steve Erickson's 2007 novel of the same name, which follows a loner and a film-obsessed architecture student (James Franco) who comes to Hollywood in the 1960s to pursue a career in the movie business. He has tattoos of A Place in the Sun stars Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor on his bald head, and upon his arrival in Hollywood, he becomes mistaken for one of the murderers in the Charles Manson family. He eventually lands a job as a film editor, where he discovers a secret film hidden within the frames of every movie ever made, while encountering former starlets, burglars, political guerrillas, punk musicians and veteran filmmakers.Read More