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  1. Quint and Jon Favreau chat about all sorts of Jungle Book nerdery at D23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... or not I was contacted while actually in the live-action presentation asking if I'd like to have some time with Jon Favreau after the panel to talk about what was shown. The answer to "Do you want to talk to Jon Favreau" is always yes. The dude's a ...


  2. To Live and Dine in LA with Friends of Westwood LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 |

    ... of a chili-related snack by the chef. Next Tuesday 8/25 at 5:15 we present the movie 'Chef': "Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) is an acclaimed chef with a family life that seems as decaying as his artistic freedom. Those frustrations boil over into a ...


  3. First Teaser Poster for Disney's 'Jungle Book' Directed by Jon FavreauRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 |

    Oh, Baloo, I wanna stay with you. Walt Disney Studios has unveiled the first teaser poster for Disney's The Jungle Book , directed by Jon Favreau mostly in motion capture, starring Neel Sethi as Mowgli.


  4. Jon Favreau and Sean Astin have an impromptu 'Rudy' reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Entertainment Weekly

    Rudy. Rudy. Rudy. On Friday night at Disney's D23 fan expo event, Jon Favreau and Sean Astin got together for a brief Rudy reunion, and documented the occasion on Favreau's Instagram account.


  5. Those Yearly School Fees and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 |

    ... got around to viewing Chef earlier in the week. This is a delightful film which was released last year starring Jon Favreau who made his mark as a co-producer, writer and co-star of the 1996 Vince Vaughn classic, Swingers . With Chef , Favreau again ...


  6. Meet Chris Kerson, the Actor Who Played 'Nails' on 'True Detective'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... d with in 'Rudy,'" Kerson said, meaning that Vaughn was talking about going on to make indie hit "Swingers" with Jon Favreau. ""He was this really curious, outside-of-himself, all-interested-in-you kind of guy." When they met


  7. John Leguizamo Coming to Ridgefield Playhouse, 9/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 |

    ... The Nest, American Ultra, and The Man on Carrion Road. Leguizamo recently starred alongside writer/director Jon Favreau in the feature, Chef, and in the breakout comedy hit Ride Along, opposite Ice Cube and Kevin Hart. He also just completed ...


  8. San Franciso band Slim Jenkins headed to AztecRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... sound, look and style quickly conjure up images of the classic 1996 comedy "Swingers" starring Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau. But Oliver said the film did not serve as any kind of influence for him, explaining he saw it for the first time only three ...


  9. Vince Vaughn to star alongside Andrew Garfield in Mel Gibson's 'Hacksaw Ridge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... in mind, though, it's directed by his friend Peter Billingsley ( Couples Retreat ) and it also stars his friend Jon Favreau. But at least it keeps him from making more films like Unfinished Business .


  10. Vince Vaughn goes shirtless at the beach with his wife Kyla and two kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... r (Hailee Steinfeld) as various hitmen are out to kill him. Vaughn is joined in the film by his Swingers co-star Jon Favreau, Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson, among others.


  11. Film review: Paul Rudd, spectacle make Ant-Man worth price of admissionRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2015 | The Daily Illini

    Including Ant-Man, there have been about a dozen movies taking place within the same Marvel Universe since Iron Man, directed by Jon Favreau, back in 2008. With the overall story surrounding all the characters and the visual style of each film being essentially the same, it's not overstepping bounds for people to consider all of these films as sequels, based on characters that have, for the most part, already been recreated in cinematic form from comic-book form in the past.


  12. Movie Review: Ant-ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | SooToday

    ... screamed out they were the folks that could give birth to the most profitable film franchise ever. Directed by Jon Favreau, a guy whose primary mainstream presence was being the dude that directed Elf . Starring Robert Downey, Jr., a guy whose ...


  13. DaredevilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | BellaOnline

    ... over her back. 'Daredevil' (2003) stars Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Colin Farrell, Michael Clarke Duncan, Jon Favreau, Ellen Pompeo and Erick Avari. It runs 103 minutes and is rated PG-13 for action/violence and some sensuality. Get your copy of ...


  14. Santiago Segura Goes '47 Meters Down', Russell Peters and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Deadline

    ... in the stoner buddy comedy Ripped . Peters has been most recently seen in NBC's Last Comic Standing, and the Jon Favreau-directed comedy Chef , as well as his recent Almost Famous world tour. Love has been seen in Zookeeper , Couples Retreat , and ...


  15. Mourning the Ava DuVernay Black Panther Movie That Wouldn't Ever Have Been MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Film School Rejects

    ... 2 , they gave Joss Whedon hell on Age of Ultron even after he helped them bust the box office with Avengers , Jon Favreau didn't want to do Iron Man 3 because there was no clear vision, Alan Taylor echoed the sentiment that Marvel is " making it up ...


  16. What'sonTVFriRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... every so often. The challenge of synthesising the two sides of Stark is one that was met beautifully by director Jon Favreau, who to be honest was as unusual a selection as Downey Jr himself: it's possible his experience on Friends , playing an ...


  17. James Gunn Freaking Loves 'Ant-Man': "My Favorite Marvel Film Since 'Iron Man'"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | /film

    ... Daredevil . Read the James Gunn Ant-Man review after the jump. Ant-Man may just be my favorite Marvel film since Jon Favreau's Iron Man (well, maybe excluding one film to which I'm partial). Honestly, the movie is a complete blast! I was so happy ...


  18. Beyond "The Overnight": 8 more great movies about swingersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Salon

    ... they want in their relationships. Here is a rundown of eight worthwhile films about foursomes. (And, no, that Jon Favreau-Vince Vaughn film, "Swingers," is not included). "Bob and Carol and Ted and Alice." This 1969 classic is the quintessential ...


  19. Star Wars News RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | TG Daily

    ... Josh Trank (Chronicle) was originally on board, but he recently left the project, and rumor has it that Jon Favreau (Swingers), and Matthew Vaughn (X-Men First Class) have also been considered to direct as well. When Star Wars first came out, it ...


  20. Vince Vaughn wanted to 'kill' rom-com personaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 |

    ... true. I started doing what I would call assembly line comedies where there wasn't a filmmaker or someone like Jon Favreau whom I could bounce off." He added: "I'm not blaming anyone else but myself here. The machine can make you idle. You read a ...