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Now that Warner Bros has laid all its DC cards on the table, it’s looking to fill all the superhero movies it’s announced through 2020. One of the more imminent is ensemble actioner “Suicide Squad,” to be directed by David Ayer, and THR reports some big names have been offered roles in the film. Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Ryan Gosling and Tom Hardy have all been offered lead roles in “Suicide Squad,” which follows Amanda Waller and a prison full of insane and violent comic book villains who are forcedRead More
Tom Hardy The Drop 2
Tom Hardy is at the center of a robbery gone wrong in the new international trailer for Michaël R. Roskam‘s crime thriller “The Drop,” an adaptation of Dennis Lehanes‘ short story “Animal Rescue.” Trading in his English accent for a Brooklyn one, Hardy stars as Bob Saginowski, an ex-con who works as a bartender for his cousin Marv (played by the late James Gandolfini) at a bar that functions as a drop point for gangsters. When money is stolen from the bar, it is Saginowski who is burdened with theRead More
Noomi Rapace
Swedish actress Noomi Rapace, 34, is in talks to take the leading role in Mikael Hafstrom-spy thriller “Unlocked,” according to a report by Deadline. “Unlocked” centers on a female CIA interrogator who becomes involved in a plot to launch a biological attack in London after being deceived into allowing a terrorist to provide important information to the wrong side. The script was written by Peter O’Brien and was among the top unproduced screenplays in the 2008 Black List. It went on to be picked up by Warner Bros. in 2010,Read More
Tom Hardy does a pretty decent Brooklyn accent in our first look at footage from crime thriller “The Drop” (formerly “Animal Rescue,” based on the novel by Dennis Lehane), playing a bartender who gets drawn into dire circumstances after a robbery goes wrong at his establishment. Alright, so he’s not exactly an innocent, as the bar he runs with his cousin Marv (James Gandolfini) is called The Drop Bar for a reason – it’s the sight of illicit money exchanging hands between even more illicit characters night after night, soRead More
'The Drop'
Crime thriller “Animal Rescue” got a name change. Now it’s “The Drop,” and today distributor Fox Searchlight have released (via USA Today) four new stills from the film featuring Tom Hardy and James Gandolfini. Now, if history is to be trusted, this should mean that a trailer for the film should be dropping soon. But don’t take my word on that just yet. The film follows Hardy’s Bob Saginowski, a former criminal trying to get his life back in order. That turns out to be not so easy when heRead More
In some of the least surprising casting news this year, Londoner Tom Hardy looks set to play both notorious London gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray in crime thriller “Legend,” according to Screen Daily. “The Dark Knight Rises” star is currently in negotiations to headline the film as the infamous, identical twins, who carved a bloody path through London in the ’50s and ’60s with their gang The Firm. “Legend” is being written and directed by Brian Helgeland, whose previous credits include stand-out crime adaptation “L.A. Confidential” and “Mystic River,” whichRead More
Whoa. Tom Hardy, just about the most in demand actor in show business, will make way in his schedule to appear on season 2 of the BBC’s historical gangster drama “Peaky Blinders,” according to The Playlist. Cillian Murphy leads the show, which makes this a reunion for the duo who have also appeared in “The Dark Knight Rises” and “Inception” together. Murphy plays Tommy, the leader of the gang known as the Peaky Blinders in the true life historical tale set at the end of World War I. They’re soRead More
Tom Hardy
Tom Hardy is in early talks to replace Joel Edgerton as Johnny Depp‘s co-star in Scott Cooper‘s true-life drama “Black Mass,” according to a report by Deadline. “Black Mass” is set to chronicle the rise and eventual fall of James “Whitey” Bulger (Depp), a South Boston mob boss and ex-Alcatraz prisoner whose infamous crimes date all the way back to the 1950s. Hardy is looking to play John Connolly, Whitey’s childhood friend who went on to become an FBI agent and whose life would forever be connected to Whitey’s crimes.Read More