Johnny Depp Signs For "Alice In Wonderland" Sequel

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Johnny Depp Signs For "Alice In Wonderland" Sequel

Following on from his signing on for "Mortdecai" earlier this week, actor Johnny Depp has also signed a just announced multi-year first look deal at Disney.

The deal, which was actually done earlier this year, allows him to develop film projects he can produce for the studio.

On top of that, Depp is in final discussions to return as The Mad Hatter for Disney's planned sequel to 2010's $1 billion box-office smash "Alice In Wonderland".

James Bobin ("The Muppets") is rep ...


Tim Burton Sets To "Big Eyes"

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Tim Burton Sets To "Big Eyes"

Tim Burton has set "Big Eyes" as his next directorial effort.

Christoph Waltz and Amy Adams will star in the project about Margaret and Walter Keane, the artists whose paintings of large eyed children became one of the first mass marketed art sensations in the 50s and 60s.

Walter was the marketing genius and a full fledged celebrity. His shy wife, however, was the actual artist and when they split she tried to get what was due to her.

They ended up in court where ...


The Magic of "Oz: The Great and Powerful"

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The Magic of "Oz: The Great and Powerful"

Serving as a prequel to both L. Frank Baum's fourteen "Land of Oz" books, and MGM's 1939 cinematic classic "The Wizard of Oz," Sam Raimi's "Oz the Great and Powerful" is a $200 million gamble for Disney.

This time last year, the Mouse House unleashed another big-budget fantasy tentpole in the form of "John Carter," a film now infamous for being a major flop for the studio. A year before that, the company raked in over $1 billion at the box-office worldwide from another fantasy ep ...


Tom Mison Leads Fox's "Sleepy Hollow"

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Tom Mison Leads Fox's "Sleepy Hollow"

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen star Tom Mison has joined the cast of Fox's upcoming "Sleepy Hollow" series. From Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci (Transformers, Star Trek), "Sleepy Hollow" will feature Mison in the leading role of Ichabod Crane and will follow his adventures as he travels from the past to present day Sleepy Hollow. There, he finds himself accused of murder.

Mison joins Orlando Jones (Evolution) as Lieutenant Frank Williams, a present-day police officer and and Katia W ...


Several Directors Up For Fifth "Pirates of the Caribbean"

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Several Directors Up For Fifth

Tim Burton, Sam Raimi, Shawn Levy, Chris Weitz and Alfonso Cuaron are all being brought up as possible back-up directors on a fifth "Pirates of the Caribbean" film says Cinema Blend.

An offer has reportedly been out to 'On Stranger Tides' director Rob Marshall since January, but he hasn't signed as yet. If Marshall doesn’t return then Disney's ...