Malina has written an essay titled "Cancel Mel Gibson," which asks, "How did this guy become such a hot ticket again? Is it just that memories of his hate speech have faded, while Hollywood’s recollection of his box-office pull remains?"
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Mel Gibson spent a week in hospital after contracting coronavirus earlier this year, his representatives have told the Daily Telegraph Australia. Speaking to the paper, a rep for the actor confirmed: “He tested positive in April and spent a week in the hospital. He was treated with the drug Remdesivir, while in the hospital, and […]
The “Stranger Things” actress recalled a conversation with Gibson she claimed was riddled with derogatory comments. But Gibson's rep tells Yahoo Entertainment that Ryder is “lying.”
Though a sequel to the Aardman stop-motion animated film “Chicken Run” is in the works, one of the original film’s voice actors Mel Gibson will not return, two individuals with knowledge of the production told TheWrap.Because the “Chicken Run” sequel will go into production next year, one individual explains it’s too early to know about voice casting for an animated film, but Gibson, who voiced the character Rocky in the film from 2000, is not expected to be asked back for the sequel.It’s also unclear if any of the other voice actors from the original film, which also included Julia Sawalha, Phil Daniels, Imelda Staunton and Timothy Spall, will return for the sequel.Also Read: Winona Ryder Calls Out Hollywood Anti-Semitism, Repeats Mel Gibson's 'Oven Dodger' CommentsThe film, which will be distributed by Netflix and will go into production next year, will pick up the story of the chickens who pulled off an escape from Tweedy’s farm in the original film where Ginger (voiced in the original by Sawalha) has finally found her dream – a peaceful island sanctuary for the whole flock, far from the dangers of the human world. When she and Rocky (originally Gibson) hatch a little girl called Molly, Ginger’s happy ending seems complete. But back on the mainland the whole of chicken-kind faces a new and terrible threat. For Ginger and her team, even if it means putting their own hard-won freedom at risk — this time, they’re breaking in!Sam Fell (“Flushed Away,” “ParaNorman”) will direct the new film from a script by Karey Kirkpatrick, John O’ Farrell and Rachel Tunnard; Nick Park, creator of Aardman hits like “Wallace and Gromit” and “Shaun the Sheep,” will have a consulting role in the film.Steve Pegram and Leyla Hobart will produce, while Peter Lord, Carla Shelley and Karey Kirkpatrick will return as executive producers.The 2000 “Chicken Run” grossed nearly $225 million at the worldwide box office and remains the top-grossing stop-motion animated hit of all time.Gibson made headlines this week after Winona Ryder called out homophobic and anti-Semitic comments the actor allegedly made back in 1995. Gibson, via his representative, said that Ryder is lying.Read original story Mel Gibson’s Role in ‘Chicken Run’ Sequel Will Be Recast At TheWrap
To celebrate the film’s 25th anniversary, Bedard reveals things you probably never knew about "Pocahontas," from a missing mother to a meeting that has yet to happen.
Screenwriter Randall Wallace describes the intense making of the "most masculine possible movie."
Jason Momoa just fanboyed out over Mel Gibson, but their encounter left some of the "Aquaman" star’s own fans disappointed.
None of this sits well with those who recall Gibson’s anti-Semitic remarks recorded in the police report for his July 2006 arrest on suspicion of drunk driving.
Mel Gibson will be playing a rowdy Santa Claus in a new film called "Fatman" — and not many seem happy about it including Seth Rogen.
Warner Bros. announced that Mel Gibson will co-write and direct a remake of "The Wild Bunch." The announcement did not go over well.
<strong>EXCLUSIVE</strong>: Mel Gibson has been set by Warner Bros to direct <em> The Wild Bunch</em>, a new version of the 1969 Sam Peckinpah-directed classic Western. Gibson is writing the script with Bryan Bagby. Gibson will be executive producer. In <em>The Wild Bunch</em>, an aging group of outlaws look for one last big score as the traditional American West is disappearing around them and the industrial age is taking over. They are pursued by a posse led by a former partner they double crossed…
"Empire" star Taraji P. Henson takes on Mel Gibson's role in a gender-swapped version of 2000's "What Women Want" in "What Men Want."
Taraji P. Henson is best known for her dramatic roles, but now she's thrilled to be appearing in a comedy, "What Men Want," a female-centric version of the 2000 Mel Gibson rom-com "What Women Want."
Mel Gibson’s ex-wife Oksana Grigorieva claims she is suffering from PTSD as a result of the domestic violence she experienced during their marriage.
Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell went abs-to-ab when the cast of "Daddy's Home 2" visited "Conan" at the Apollo Theater in New York City Thursday.
That’s the overriding message at the heart of the hilarious first clip from the upcoming sequel, Daddy’s Home 2, which you can watch exclusively above.
On Last Week Tonight, John Oliver took aim at the Motion Picture Academy for kicking out Harvey Weinstein but not Bill Cosby, Roman Polanski, or Mel Gibson.
The aptly titled Daddy’s Home 2 has a first trailer, which indicates that Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg’s parental figures will be contending with not only each other this time around, but also with their respective fathers — played by John Lithgow and Mel Gibson.