The film Christopher Robin, which stars Ewan MacGregor as a grown-up Christopher Robin who rekindles his sense of wonder and his friendship with his stuff bear Winnie-the-Pooh, premieres on August 3, 2018. Christopher Robin, directed by Marc Forster, opens with a young Christopher Robin playing with his friends – Winnie the Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, Eeyore, Kanga, Roo, Owl, and Rabbit for one last time at his farewell party in the Hundred Acre Wood. The boy is about to be sent off to boarding school and he promises to never forget them. On 18 January 1882, A. A. Milne, the creator of Winnie the Pooh, was born. Winnie the Pooh Day was created to celebrate the author and the group of characters. It was an immediate success, selling 35,000 copies in the UK and over 150,000 copies in the US.
In what could be termed as good news for Disney lovers, production on Mulan, a live-action adaptation of the studio’s 1998 animated feature, has begun starring Liu Yifei as the lead. Yifei, also known as Crystal Liu, looks fierce in the movie’s first promo shot, armed with a sword and stance. Sharing the official look, Disney took to the Twitter and wrote, “Let's get down to business to make a movie! The live-action #Mulan is now in production, starring Liu Yifei as Mulan.” Production has begun on live-action #Mulan! pic.twitter.com/o4nROnyw4H — Disney (@Disney) August 13, 2018 Mulan is an epic adventure of a fearless young woman who masquerades as a man in order to fight northern invaders attacking China. The eldest daughter of an honoured warrior, Hua Mulan is spirited, determine
It is the legendary actress Sridevi‘s 55th birthday yesterday! While Bollywood and fans all over the world are still reeling under the shock of her passing a few months ago, Mumbai decided to pay their homage in a unique way. An ode to #sridevi in #Mumbai A post shared by Bollywood Daily (@bollywooddaily.insta) on Aug 12, 2018 at 10:13pm PDT The Mumbai suburb of Bandra is getting an 18ft mural of Sridevi on a building on Chapel Road. Artist Ranjit Dahiya of Bollywood Art Project is heading the project. New Mural @chapelroad guess the actress!! @rotalks A post shared by Bollywood Art project (BAP) (@bollywoodartproject) on Aug 11, 2018 at 8:55am PDT The mural is inspired from her film 1993 film ‘Gurudev’ with Rishi Kapoor and Anil Kapoor. Sridevi’s mural is placed right
Albert Hughes' historical Ice-age drama film 'Alpha' will release in India on August 24. The film, directed by Albert Hughes and starring Kodi Smit-McPhee and Johannes Haukur Johannesson, explores the origin of man's best friend. Check out the official trailer here: According to the official synopsis of the film, while on his first hunt with his tribe's most elite group, a young man is injured and must learn to survive alone in the wilderness. He reluctantly tames a lone wolf abandoned by its pack and the pair learn to rely on each other and become unlikely allies, enduring countless dangers and overwhelming odds in order to find their way home before winter arrives. The film will be brought to India by Sony Pictures India and will release in English and Tamil.
DC Universe's upcoming ‘Doom Patrol’ series has found its Cyborg in one of the stars of ‘The Purge franchise’. The First Purge's Joivan Wade has been roped in to play the role of Victor Stone, aka Cyborg, in the streaming series, which is set to debut on DC Universe in 2019. Written by Jeremy Carver, Doom Patrol is a reimagination of the beloved superhero DC characters originally written and drawn by Arnold Drake, Bob Haney, and Bruno Premiani. According to DC and Warner Bros, "Vic Stone is the charming and sarcastic half-human, the half-machine superhero known as Cyborg. Vic may be connected to every computer on the world, but he struggles to maintain the connections that make him human. Desperate to gain acceptance from the outside world, Vic harnesses the curse of his cybernetic bo
This August, celebrate friendship and freedom! Sony YAY! Channel introduced ‘Project Dosti’ initiative that encouraged and empowered children from various divides to come to one platform with an aim of cultivating the true meaning of friendship while inspiring them to look beyond. “Friendship and independence are two emotions that children connect deeply with. Whether it is their relationship with their best friends or getting freedom from their daily routine, these two sentiments are portrayed in everything they do. That’s where our thought for this initiative stemmed from. Our aim was to encourage our young viewers to embrace friendship in its truest form,” SPN Kids Genre business head Leena Lele Dutta was quoted as saying from the Animation Xpress. The channel hosted this event on A
We all love superheroes, isn’t it? Superheroes are everywhere nowadays. From TV to the big screen, they no longer belong to the comic book world. With female superheroes taking center stage in pop culture, take a look at some of the most powerful, coolest superheroines of all time. Captain Marvel: Dubbed as the mightiest Avenger, Captain Marvel is the focus of 2019’s highly anticipated Marvel’s untitled ‘Avengers 4’ movie. Her superpowers include superhuman strength, speed, and durability, energy projection and absorption flight. Captain Marvel is a female character and was Marvel’s first female key character. The female superhero is a human/Kree hybrid, with Kree natives being scientifically and technologically advanced and from the planet Hala. Supergirl: Supergirl may have sta
For over 20 million years, Megalodon stalked the world’s oceans and tomorrow, it will invade movie theaters in The Meg. Warner Brother’s upcoming movie starring Jason Statham ‘The Meg’ is based on the 1997 science fiction book Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror by Steve Alten. 'The Meg' is the story of a massive 75-foot Megalodon Shark, a marine animal presumed extinct for thousands of years, which terrorizes a deep-sea submersible. The film also stars Winston Chao, Li Bingbing, Ruby Rose, Page Kennedy, Jessica McNamee, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Robert Taylor, Cliff Curtis, Shuya Sophia Cai, and Masi Oka. Watch the trailer here: Before witnessing the mammoth giant, these things you should know: A mammal with a large tooth! Megalodon has large tooth, as compared to any other mammals including
Warner Brothers and Warner Animation Group released the final trailer of the animated feature film -- Smallfoot. The comedy-adventure stars Channing Tatum (The LEGO Batman Movie) as the yeti, Migo, and James Corden (Trolls, The Emoji Movie) as the Smallfoot, Percy. The film also stars Zendaya (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Common (Selma), LeBron James (upcoming Space Jam 2), Danny DeVito (The Lorax, Oscar nominee for Erin Brockovich), Gina Rodriguez (Jane the Virgin), Yara Shahidi (TV’s Black-ish), Ely Henry (TV’s Justice League Action), and Jimmy Tatro (22 Jump Street). Check out the official trailer here: The film is about a yeti who finds something that he thought never existed—a human. After hearing the news, the yeti community is in a tensed state as they wonder what lived beyond t
Disney has unveiled the first look of the upcoming live-action movie “Kim Possible”, that is slated to release next year. The movie will be an adaptation of the original animated Kim Possible TV series aired on the Disney from 2002 until 2007. Check it out here: Kim Possible' is the story of a high school girl who saves the world from villains, in her spare time and tried to balance high school life with crime-fighting skills. Actress Sadie Stanley will be playing the role of Kim in the upcoming venture. The first official image of the live-action Kim has been revealed at this year’s Comic-Con in San Diego. Disney took to the Twitter and shared a video witnessing the cartoon character transform into newcomer actor Sadie Stanley. From the animated world to live-action – the first