Things We Saw Today: Zack Snyder Tweets Pic of Batman and R2-D2, Bros
Beep boop growl.
— ZackSnyder (@ZackSnyder) August 2, 2014
Zack Snyder is not my favorite director of all time, but this is twice now he’s Tweeted DC/Star Wars mashups for no apparent reason, and I’m cool with that. /Film reveals the heartbreaking news that these are actually toys that Snyder snapped a picture of with his phone, meaning Dawn of Justice won’t have a scene where Bats and Artoo have a long, impassioned conversation about political theory and Wookiees.
- The only post about Guardians of the Galaxy you need to read (I mean, aside from all of ours *eyedart*) is Film School Rejects’ How the Awesome Mix from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Could Have Survived All Those Years In Space.
- OITNB Star Uzo Aduba Pens Essay on Her Name, Her Struggle, and Her Big Break (via Styleite)
I wanted to show you this new picture from Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything because it’s in our area of interest, but also because I have unilaterally decided that henceforth Eddie Redmayne’s version of the famous scientist shall be referred to as Hawkmayne. You’re welcome. (via Collider)
- Nickelodeon and Paramount are teaming up for a School of Rock TV show. Deadline has details.
- Universal has tapped Alex Kurtzman (whose writing/producing credits include The Amazing Spider-Man, Sleepy Hollow, Star Trek, and Star Trek Into Darkness) to direct their Mummy reboot. (via Deadline)