20th Century Fox fox has pushed back the release of Thor Freudenthal’s Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters by five months from March 15, 2013 to a new date of August 16, 2013. The studio also announced a shift for Kenneth Branagh’s Walking with Dinosaurs which will now hit theaters on December 20, 2013–two months later than […]
Production has commenced on location in New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and Colorado on Disney and Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ epic adventure “The Lone Ranger.” The film reunites the filmmaking team of the first three “Pirates of the Caribbean” blockbusters—producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Gore Verbinski—with Johnny Depp, who created Captain Jack Sparrow in his iconic, Academy Award®-nominated performance and contributed the voice of the title character of Verbinski’s Academy Award-winning “Rango.”
The complete press release is included after the jump.
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Deadline is reporting that William Fichtner has been hired to replace Dwight Yoakam in Gore Verbinski’s The Lone Ranger. Yoakam dropped out of the project this past Friday because of a scheduling conflict.
The Lone Ranger stars Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer and is scheduled to hit conventional and 3D theaters on May 31, […]
After shutting down production on Gore Verbinski’s The Lone Ranger due to an outrageously high budget, Disney is said to be close to announcing that they’ve resolved any issues they had and that the film will be ready to begin production by early 2012 (January or February).
Total cost has reportedly been brought down […]
Disney has shut down production on Gore Verbinski’s The Lone Ranger which was to star Armie Hammer as the Lone Ranger and Johnny Depp as sidekick Tonto.
Deadline reports that Disney has put a stop to the project over budget concerns, and honestly, I don’t blame them if the figures being quoted are accurate. Disney […]
Tom Wilkinson is in early talks to join the cast of Gorer Verbinski’s The Lone Ranger. According to Variety, Wilkinson would play a railroad tycoon who plays a major role in putting together the team of the The Lone Ranger (played by Armie Hammer) and his sidekick Tonto (played by Johnny Depp).
The Lone […]
Variety has confirmed Deadline’s scoop that Armie Hammer will star opposite Johnny Depp (Tonto) in Jerry Bruckheimer’s adaptation of The Lone Ranger:
Hammer had been the frontrunner for the “Lone Ranger” role for weeks, but casting now moves the project forward for a fall start, making it Bruckheimer’s next tentpole after the […]
Deadline is reporting that Armie Hammer (“The Social Network”) is in early talks to play the title role in Gore Verbinski’s The Lone Ranger. Hammer would star opposite Johnny Depp, who will play his sidekick, Tonto.
Disney has tapped Gore Verbinski to direct The Lone Ranger. Johnny Depp is still on tap to play Tonto, but there’s still no word on who will play The Lone Ranger.
Deadline is reporting that Gore Verbinski may next direct The Lone Ranger for Disney. The project would be Verbinski’s first live-action project since 2007’s Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End and would re-unite him with Johnny Depp (who will play Tonto in the film) and producer Jerry Bruckheimer.
Verbinski’s next project […]
Justin Haythe is in negotiations to write the script for Disney’s The Lone Ranger. Jerry Bruckheimer is producing the project, which over a year and a half ago announced the casting of Johnny Depp as Tonto.
Haythe (Revolutionary Road) last wrote a script for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Captain Nemo, before that project […]