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HBO gives pilot order to Da Brick

HBO has given a pilot order to the Spike Lee / Doug Elin boxing drama Brick City, loosely based on former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson’s early life in the ring [via the live feed | THR]:

The premium cable network has ordered a pilot for┬áDa Brick, a boxing drama project loosely based […]

Josh Brolin to star in Spike Lee’s Oldboy remake + Christian Bale considering villain role

Deadline is reporting that Josh Brolin will star in Spike Lee’s remake of the Park Chan-wook’s 2003 Korean thriller Oldboy. Production on the film is scheduled to begin next June.

 

In related news, Variety reports that Christian Bale is considering the villain role in the film.

Confirmed: Spike Lee will direct Oldboy remake + Josh Brolin rumored for lead role

Mandate Pictures has confirmed a recent report by Twitch that Spike Lee will be directing the Oldboy remake. Mandate also announced that Mark Protosevich has adapted the screenplay and will co-produce. Click over the jump for the complete press release.

In related news, Twitch says Josh Brolin Mandate’s top choice to play the lead role in the film. which is a remake of the South Korean film.

Continue reading Confirmed: Spike Lee will direct Oldboy remake + Josh Brolin rumored for lead role

Report: Spike Lee in talks to direct Oldboy remake

Twitch is reporting that the remake of the Park Chan-Wook’s Oldboy is still alive, with Mark Protosevich hired to write the script and Spike Lee is reportedly in talks to direct the project.

Previously, Will Smith was rumored for the lead role. There’s no update on whether that’s still the case.

Spike Lee, Mike Tyson and Doug Ellin developing boxing drama series for HBO

Deadline is reporting that filmmaker Spike Lee, former boxer Mike Tyson and “Entourage” creator Doug Ellin are teaming to produce a drama series called Da Brick for HBO loosely based on the young-adult life of Mike Tyson [via Deadline]:

The project, titled Da Brick, is described as a […]