The Muppets Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Muppets' Director James Bobin in Talks to Direct Sony's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | New Canaan News-Review

    "Han Solo" has forced Phil Lord and Chris Miller to step aside, though they'll still produce with Neal Moritz James Bobin , the "Flight of the Conchords" alumnus who directed "The Muppets" and "Alice Through the Looking Glass" for Disney, is in early talks to direct the "23 Jump Street"/"Men in Black" crossover movie for Sony Pictures, TheWrap has learned. Word of the project first leaked as a result of the Sony hack, though TheWrap advanced the story in April 2015, reporting that after sending up reboots and sequels, the "Jump Street" franchise would send-up the current Hollywood trend of Shared Movie Universes by having Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum enter the "Men in Black" universe and investigate aliens.

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  2. The Jump Street Gang Will Meet the Men in BlackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | IGN

    ... studio is moving forward on the project. According to Variety , sources have told the outlet that James Bobin (The Muppets) is currently in talks to direct the movie, replacing Phil Lord and Chris Miller-the directors of 21 Jump Street and its ...

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  3. The 21 Jump Street - Men In Black Mashup Might Have A Director, Get The DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... return for this one, due to their commitment to the Star Wars Han Solo spinoff. Instead, Variety has heard that The Muppets director James Bobin is in talks to helm the Jump Street / Men in Black action comedy. While it hasn't been officially ...

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  4. "Jump Street," MIB Crossover Is ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Dark Horizons News

    ... both its "21 Jump Street" and "Men in Black" franchises into one crossover action comedy feature. James Bobin ("The Muppets") is in early talks to direct the film which is aiming to begin production in June, though has not received an official ...

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  5. 'Muppets' Director in Early Talks for '23 Jump...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    Sony is pursuing its idea of a Men in Black-Jump Street crossover and is in exploratory talks with The Muppets director James Bobin to direct a potential movie, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill would reprise their roles of undercover detectives from the Jump Street franchise although Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones are not expected to return for MiB.

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  6. How Amy Adams Feels About Being Paid Less Than Male ActorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... to mention a number of other awards and nominations-and has appeared in hits like Enchanted , Man of Steel , The Muppets , and the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice , she still has to agree to work for less money or she, in all likelihood, ...

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  7. The Muppets ' Jason Segel Bought Street Artist Shepard Fairey's Los Feliz HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Curbed

    Funny person Jason Segel just made street artist/philanthropist/muralist Shepard Fairey a happy man: he bought the artist's handsome house in Los Feliz and paid a hefty $415,000 over asking. Trulia reports that the final price was $2.25 million for the residence, which was originally listed at $1.835 million.

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  8. 'The End of the Tour' review: David Foster Wallace on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in series television, lately in "How I Met Your Mother," and in films such as "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and "The Muppets." It's not as if Segel throws all that away in "The End of the Tour." Rather, the actor creates a dreamy, solemn but subtly ...

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  9. The Muppets: Kermit and the gang are back to save their old theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2011 | Examiner.com

    They're back and they've brought the laughs, music, and more we've come to expect. "The Muppets" is a wonderful feel-good flick.

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  10. The Muppets: Kermit and the gang are back to save their old theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2011 | Examiner.com

    They're back and they've brought the laughs, music, and more we've come to expect. "The Muppets" is a wonderful feel-good flick.

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  11. Watch: New TV Trailer for Disney's 'Alice Through the Looking Glass'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Firstshowing.net

    ... for yourself - I'm actually very impressed by this trailer. Consider me curious. Directed by James Bobin ( The Muppets ) with a screenplay by Linda Woolverton ( Maleficent, Alice In Wonderland, Beauty and the Beast ), the film "revisits Lewis ...

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  12. New 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' Trailer Finds Pink Covering Jefferson AirplaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Collider

    Disney has released another new look at its upcoming Alice in Wonderland sequel, Alice Through the Looking Glass . The movie is clearly still holding on on to Tim Burton 's distinctive style, even though he's only a producer this time around- The Muppets ' James Bobin will instead be directing.

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  13. Alice Through the Looking Glass teaser shows preview of Alan Rickman's final roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Digital Trends

    ... world of Underland. He previously voiced the character in 2010's Alice in Wonderland . Directed by James Bobin ( The Muppets , Muppets Most Wanted ), Disney's Alice Through the Looking Glass serves as a sequel to Tim Burton's live-action 2010 film ...

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  14. 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' TV Spot: The Mad Hatter Is Still Creepy as HellRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2016 | /film

    ... for this world. Burton didn't return to direct the sequel , Alice Through the Looking Glass . James Bobin ( The Muppets ) took over the reins, and we'll what he's come up with this summer. I'm sure a lot of people will take the opportunity to joke ...

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  15. Watch Disney's Alice Through The Looking Glass Super Bowl Spot NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... rather excitingly, Burton has been replaced by James Bobin as director on the project. And anyone who has seen The Muppets and Muppets Most Wanted will know exactly why Bobin's is the perfect choice to take over from Burton, especially as it'll be ...

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  16. See Disney's Super Bowl TV Spot for 'Alice Through the Looking Glass'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Firstshowing.net

    ... as the Cheshire Cat. I dig the shot of all the hanging clocks/watches. Fire this up. Directed by James Bobin ( The Muppets ) with a screenplay by Linda Woolverton ( Maleficent, Alice In Wonderland, Beauty and the Beast ), the film "revisits Lewis ...

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  17. Latest 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' Spot Acknowledges "This Cannot Be Good"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Collider

    Disney has released a new Alice Through the Looking Glass TV spot. Director Tim Burton steps back into simply a producer role on the follow-up, which sees The Muppets helmer James Bobin stepping into the director's chair.

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  18. the Martian, the Oscars Among Winners of Art Directors Guild Awards; Full ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Arnold), "American Horror Story: Hotel" ( Mark Worthington ), "The Big Bang Theory" ( John Shaffner ) and "The Muppets" (Denise Pizzini) respectively. The awards took place before an audience of more than 900, including guild members, industry ...

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  19. Olivia Munn, Jason Segel to host Oscars' Arts and Sciences AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    ... recently starred in "Ride Along 2" and can next be seen as Psylocke in "X-Men: Apocalypse". Segel starred in "The Muppets" and "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" and most recently, "The End of the Tour". The winner is chosen by a panel of orchestra members ...

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  20. Oscars: Olivia Munn & Jason Segel To Host Sci-Tech AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Deadline

    ... dramatic biopic, The End of the Tour . His other film credits include Forgetting Sarah Marshall (writer), The Muppets (writer, producer), Get Him to the Greek (writer, co-producer), I Love You, Man and Knocked Up . On television, Segel starred in ...

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