Nicholas Hoult has found his next mission. The actor will join Tom Cruise in the upcoming "Mission: Impossible" sequel, director Christopher McQuarrie confirmed on Instagram. "Say, @nicholashoult, care to raise a little hell?" he wrote, to which Hoult responded, "Love to. Though why stop at a little?" His exact role is unknown, but Hoult is […]
The fight for the future is here in the latest trailer for “The Current War.” But instead of Benedict Cumberbatch playing Doctor Strange, he’s playing another icon, Thomas Edison, who faces off against his greatest rivals in George Westinghouse and Nikola Tesla.This latest look at “The Current War” is the first since the film was scooped up by 101 Studios for release. The biopic starring Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult and Tom Holland played at Toronto in 2017 and was in limbo after The Weinstein Co. let it go as part of the company’s bankruptcy proceedings.But the new look at the film plays up the competition between Edison, Tesla and Westinghouse more so than the genius behind the men, and how the fight over electricity shaped our society.Also Read: 101 Studios Adds Physical Production, Acquisition Heads to Executive Ranks“This is a battle of the brightest minds in America. Today the impossible becomes possible, and the man who controls that current controls the future,” Cumberbatch’s Edison says in the trailer.There’s plenty more intrigue where that came from, including a line of wisdom about how power in the world isn’t “current,” it’s “currency,” and Westinghouse’s axiom that leaving a legacy rather than just being remembered is about leaving the world better than when you found it.Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (“Me and Earl and the Dying Girl”) directs “The Current War” from a script by Michael Mitnick. Katherine Waterston, Matthew Macfadyen and Tuppence Middleton also co-star, and Timur Bekmambetov and Basil Iwanyk are producing.“The Current War” opens in theaters Oct. 4. Watch the film’s electrifying new trailer above.Read original story Benedict Cumberbatch and Nicholas Hoult Make Sparks Fly in New ‘The Current War’ Trailer (Video) At TheWrap
"Dark Phoenix" stars Sophie Turner, Nicholas Hoult, Tye Sheridan, Alexandra Shipp, Evan Peters and Kodi Smit-McPhee talk about the lastest (and last?) "X-Men" movie.
Fox Searchlight has set a summer release date for “Tolkien,” the biopic on “The Lord of the Rings” author J.R.R. Tolkien. The film starring Nicholas Hoult as the fantasy author will open on May 10, 2019. Directed by Dome Karukoski, “Tolkien” explores the formative years of the orphaned author as he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at school. This takes him into the outbreak of World War I, which threatens to tear the “Fellowship” apart. All of these experiences would inspire Tolkien to write his famous Middle-Earth novel. Also Read: New JRR Tolkien Story Hits Shelves a Century After It Was Written The full cast has also been revealed, including Lily Collins, Colm Meaney, Anthony Boyle, Patrick Gibson, Tom Glynn-Carney, Craig Roberts, Laura Donnelly, Genevieve O’Reilly, Pam Ferris and Derek Jacobi. David Gleeson and Stephen Beresford wrote the screenplay. Peter Chernin is producing on behalf of his Chernin Entertainment banner along with Jenno Topping, David Ready and Kris Thykier. The project wrapped production back in December and Hoult joined the project back in July 2017. The Tolkien biopic will open opposite the family Pokemon movie “Detective Pikachu” and “The Hustle” with Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson. Also on Fox Searchlight’s release slate for this year is “The Aftermath,” starring Keira Knightley, which is due out in March. Read original story J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic With Nicholas Hoult Gets Summer 2019 Release Date At TheWrap
Hulu has greenlit the animated comedy series “Crossing Swords” for a 10-episode first season. Variety exclusively reported in June that Hulu had ordered a pilot for the series, which hails from several members of the team behind the Adult Swim series “Robot Chicken.” “Crossing Swords” will star Nicholas Hoult as Patrick, a goodhearted peasant who lands a coveted […]
Nicholas Hoult, Katherine Waterston, Tom Holland costar depict 1880s' (literal) power struggle between rival innovators Thomas Edison, George Westinghouse
A getaway driver finds himself fleeing his own employer after a heist goes wrong in this Friday’s Collide, an adrenalized action film starring Nicholas Hoult as the wheelman on the run from his oh-so-bad criminal boss (Anthony Hopkins). Set across Germany’s high-speed Autobahn highway, director Eran Creevy’s film will also star Ben Kingsley as a rival mob bigwig and Felicity Jones as Hoult’s girlfriend. In a clip from the film debuting exclusively at Yahoo Movies (watch it above), you can get a first glimpse at Hoult’s attempted courtship of his would-be paramour. In the clip, Hoult’s Casey Stein tries to woo Jones’ Juliette Marne at a pub, where he confesses to have previously seen Stein.
Jennifer Lawrence definitely does not have a type. From dating a rock star, an actor and now a director, this leading lady has had a wide-range of real-life love interests.
We spoke with Equals director Drake Doremus and stars Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult about creating a future ruled by logic, rather than emotions.
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A year after burning rubber across post-apocalyptic sands in Mad Max: Fury Road, Nicholas Hoult is cranking up the gears again in the upcoming thriller Collide. Casey checks in with his former crime boss, Geran (Ben Kingsley), who sets him up on a heist… that goes terribly wrong. Soon Casey is speeding across German highways on the run from the menacing mob boss Hagen (Anthony Hopkins) and gang.