King would be joined by the Paddington series producer David Heyman, working from a script by Simon Rich. The director came back to make Paddington 2, which debuted in USA theaters last month, earning $38.5 million thus far, plus $167.1 million overseas for a current worldwide tally of $205.6 million, from an undisclosed production budget. The new Willy Wonka is part of an initiative by Warner Bros.to reboot various Dahl properties, like The Witches, which is now in development with a script by Guillermo del Toro. The movie holds an astounding 100 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes, a record, and has made more than $205 million worldwide to date.
Plot details are pretty hazy at this stage, but we do know that the film will be a prequel covering Wonka's life *before* meeting Charlie Bucket.
The question is, do we need anotherCharlie and the Chocolate Factory movie?
Warner Bros.is hoping the film might prove a golden ticket to a new franchise, and they also reportedly have an adaptation of Dahl's The Witches in the works with a script from Guillermo del Toro.
Wonka is the fictional infamous and eccentric owner of a chocolate factory who figured prominently in Dahl's 1964 book and its follow-up, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator.He was also the caretaker of the Oompa-Loompas, the short humans whom Wonka saved from enemies in Loompaland and now makes his sweets.
The last we heard about this project was back in July, when Ryan Reynolds mentioned in an interview that he wanted to play the title character in Willy Wonka.
"You see new unusual things every day", a person wrote on social media after seeing the Dongguan footage. Shocked staff did not stop her as she clambered off and went to get her train at Dongguan, China.
But the Nobel laureate has refused to change tack and is accused by critics of adopting a siege mentality. Doctors Without Borders estimated at least 6,700 Rohingya died in the first month of violence.
Ironically, he was sorely missed in India's defeat at the hands of the Proteas in the fourth ODI at Johannesburg on Saturday. Miller returned to the crease after his reprieve to construct a match-winning partnership of 72 off 43 balls with Klaasen.
Once again , Elias works the crowd like a pro here and he is quickly becoming one of the most over superstars in the WWE . After Rollins came out to offer his sympathy for Jordan, "The Architect" pleaded for his own WrestleMania opportunity.
NJ.com reported on how this will have a major impact on the Eagles' coaching staff a week after their Super Bowl victory. Buffalo Bills Defensive Coordinator Leslie Frazier was recently interviewed as a candidate for the position.
Once a USA president's term is finished, it's tradition that their official portraits will be revealed to the public. While they were interviewing artists for the portraits, she knew immediately that Sherald, 44, was the one.
He said it took around 10 minutes for emergency services to arrive and by the time they got there most of the flames were out. He said National Transportation Safety Board officials were expected at the crash scene to begin investigating the cause.
In a news conference here, Shah said the Left parties were resorting to violence to tackle the rise of the BJP across Tripura. They support the demand but have not been able to admit it in public", CPI-M state secretary Bijan Dhar had said.
But Australian Scotty James will give white a run for his money and will nearly certainly earn a spot on the podium Tuesday. Then I remember, this is snowboarding. "I assumed Shaun would answer back like that and that's competition".
Should You Buy the Apple HomePod?
Engadget reports the HomePod has been built so third party repair shops can not fix the device, it will have to be sent to Apple . These songs are both largely acoustic, and I'd say that songs from this genre perform particularly well on the HomePod.
Emily Sweeney crashes on final run, says she "is fine"
Sweeney was conscious, and she eventually got up and walked off the ice under her own power, though she was moving gingerly. She narrowly missed a spot at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. "It's pretty crushing", she said after the crash .
Industrial output expands by 7.1% in Dec
After its December 2017 meeting, the central bank said it was planning three more such hikes in 2018. After rising strongly since the middle of 2016, food price inflation now appears to be slowing.
EPL: Liverpool humble Southampton 2-0, move to 3rd place
Virgil van Dijk partners Joel Matip in the heart of Liverpool's defence on his return to Southampton on Sunday afternoon. The centre-back turned out 80 times for the St Mary's side before his £75 million transfer to the Reds last month.