Movie Talk: Disney-Fox Merger May Be a Done Deal in Summer 2019

     April 13, 2018

On this episode of Collider Movie Talk, Perri Nemiroff, John Rocha, and Haleigh Foutch discuss the following:

  • The panel gives their thoughts on the new Incredibles 2 trailer.
  • Deadline is reporting that Fox president Peter Rice told Fox employees that the Disney/Fox merger will most likely be completed by spring-summer 2019.
  • Variety reports that Bill Hader and James McAvoy are in negotiations to possibly join Jessica Chastain in IT: Chapter Two.
  • THR reports that Gong Li will play the villain in Disney’s live-action Mulan with Jet Li in final talks for the emperor.
  • Keegen-Michael Key in an interview with Cinema Blend revealed that “just about three-quarters of the third act was rewritten” by Shane Black for the Predator reboot.
  • THR is reporting that Paramount is in negotiations to pick up sci-fi short Life On Mars as the next project for A Quiet Place director John Krasinski.
  • Live Twitter Questions

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