Will Javier Bardem Star in 'Frankenstein'? Here's the Update


Will Javier Bardem Star in 'Frankenstein'? Here's the Update
  1. Will Javier Bardem Star in 'Frankenstein'? Here's the Update
    aceshowbiz.com
    The actor has confirmed that he is in talks to play Frankenstein's monster in Universal Monster Cinematic Universe and he would love to star in the…
    TV&Movies
The actor has confirmed that he is in talks to play Frankenstein's monster in Universal Monster Cinematic Universe and he would love to star in the movie.

Javier Bardem has confirmed that he is in talks to star as Frankenstein's monster in "Frankenstein" from Universal Monster Universe. While there hasn't been any official announcement from the studio about the matter, the actor says that he "would love to be a part of it." "Yeah, well, there are talks," Bardem tells Cinema Blend. "And I would love to be part of it. Because it's an iconic...speaking of an iconic character! I have the size of the head. [Laughs] That's for sure. They're not going to waste a lot of money in makeup, that's for sure," he adds. In the meantime, Bardem can be seen as a ghost pirate in "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" and will star opposite Jennifer Lawrence in "mother!" Back in 1930s, Frankenstein's monster was portrayed by Boris Karloff. The creature, which is based on the iconic character from Mary Shelley's classic novel of the same name, had been portrayed by notable actors since Karloff's days. Among the actors who played the character were Robert De Niro, Peter Boyle and Tom Noonan. Universal…

  1. Tom Cruise Confirms That 'Top Gun' Sequel Is 'Definitely Happening'

    Aceshowbiz.com - TV&Movies
    05.24 / 03:18 www.aceshowbiz.com
    Jerry Bruckheimer will return to serve as the producer and Cruise says that he may start filming the sequel next…
  2. Dina Merrill, heiress and actress, dead at 93

    Winnipegfreepress.com - TV&Movies
    NEW YORK - Dina Merrill, the rebellious heiress who defied her super-rich parents to become a movie star, often portraying stylish wives or "the other woman," has died at age…
  3. Review: Pitt goes all out in flawed satire 'War Machine'

    Winnipegfreepress.com - TV&Movies
    Here's a general rule of thumb: If you're going to rely heavily on voiceover to tell your movie's story, and exclusively so in the first 15 minutes with an assault…
  4. Adam Sandler returns to Cannes and drama with Noah Baumbach’s The Meyerowitz Stories

    Canada.com - Movies
    05.23 / 20:53 www.canada.com
    The Meyerowitz Stories also features some amateur musical numbers, reminiscent of Sandler’s occasional forays into satiric songwriting on…
  5. Cannes 2017: Boo to Netflix, yay for The Square

    Straight.com - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 19:43 www.straight.com
    After Force Majeure, Ruben Ostlund returns with the best film our man in Cannes has seen so…
  6. Roger Moore dies with record intact as longest lasting James Bond

    Straight.com - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 19:43 www.straight.com
    He was also an author, TV actor, and UN goodwill…
  7. Playback’s 5 to Watch: 2017 nominations now open

    Playbackonline.ca - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 19:02 playbackonline.ca
    We're looking for the hottest up-and-coming talent in the Canadian screen-based industries - and we need you to help us find it. Read…
  8. Director Zack Snyder hands Justice League over to Joss Whedon after daughter commits suicide

    Canada.com - Movies
    05.23 / 18:14 www.canada.com
    'I know the fans are going to be worried about the movie, but there are seven other kids that need me. In the end, it’s just a…
  9. eOne full-year revenues up 35%

    Playbackonline.ca - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 15:53 playbackonline.ca
    The increase was driven by strong performances from its TV and family divisions, with the global studio also seeing improved results on the film side.Read…
  10. Telefilm, Rogers invest $2.5M across 18 docs

    Playbackonline.ca - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 15:29 playbackonline.ca
    Sharkwater: Extinction, the follow up to the late Rob Stewart's 2006 documentary, was among the projects to receive funding. Read…
  11. Performance capture studio opens in Vancouver

    Playbackonline.ca - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 15:29 playbackonline.ca
    Vancouver Film School has partnered with Mimic Performance Capture on the $1.5 million studio, which will be available to both students and businesses. Read…
  12. Love Nature launches on Amazon Channels UK

    Playbackonline.ca - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 14:43 playbackonline.ca
    The service for Prime members that lets you add on subscription TV channels, has now rolled out to three countries.Read…
  13. 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' New Vanity Fair Covers Offer New Look at Cast Members

    Aceshowbiz.com - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 14:36 www.aceshowbiz.com
    One of the four magazine covers features the late Carrie Fisher wearing costume of General Leia…
  14. VR is still a niche in Canada: study

    Playbackonline.ca - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 13:58 playbackonline.ca
    A study from MTM finds that virtual reality use and ownership are still relatively low, and users are mainly young, affluent and tech-savvy.Read…
  15. TVO continues the dinosaur trend with the wonderful Dino Dana

    Tv-eh.com - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 13:12 www.tv-eh.com
    First, there was Dino Dan. Then Trek’s Adventures. Now, TVO has got a new dinosaur-themed kid’s series in Dino Dana. Debuting with two episodes on Wednesday at 5 p.m. ET before moving to its regular timeslot on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Dino Dana is from Sinking Ship, the same folks who have partnered with TVO for … Continue reading TVO continues the dinosaur trend with the wonderful Dino Dana…
  16. Shawn Mendes, Drake, Other Young Canadian Musicians Express Grief Over Manchester Attack

    Huffingtonpost.ca - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 13:07 www.huffingtonpost.ca
    It could have been any of their concerts. Any of their fans. As news spread of the devastating events of Sunday's Manchester Arena attack at an Ariana Grande concert, people around the world were in shock. At least 22 people were reported dead and dozens injured after an explosion and apparent suicide bombing at the stadium. Children were among the reported victims, as singer Ariana Grande is hugely popular with young girls. The severity of the situation was not lost on Canadian…
  17. 5 Reasons Why The Circle is Unlikely to be a Hit

    I4u.com - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 13:03 www.i4u.com
    Fans could not hold their excitement when they saw that Emma Watson was going to be headlining in two major projects in 2017. With Beauty and the Beast behind her, Emma moved on to promote her…
  18. New 'Wonder Woman' Promo Features 'Supergirl' Characters

    Aceshowbiz.com - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 09:50 www.aceshowbiz.com
    The promo aired during 'Supergirl' season finale and featured Melissa Benoist, Chyler Leigh, Lynda Carter and Teri Hatcher from The CW's…
  19. Michael Jackson's Songs Are Reportedly Not Allowed to Be Featured in 'Bubbles'

    Aceshowbiz.com - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 09:50 www.aceshowbiz.com
    Since the project is unauthorized, Jackson's estate reportedly will 'round up the lawyers' if they hear Jackson's songs in the…
  20. James Wan Is on Board to Produce 'Resident Evil' Reboot, Milla Jovovich Comments on the Project

    Aceshowbiz.com - TV&Movies
    05.23 / 08:13 www.aceshowbiz.com
    Jovovich, who starred in all the original 'Resident Evil' movie series, is seemingly surprised when learning that there will be a reboot and says, 'Okay, well good luck with…