Latest 'The Great Wall' News

  • Matt Damon’s Historical Epic The Great Wall Pushed Back to 2017

    Legendary Pictures’ The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon and Willem Dafoe, has just pushed its release date back to February 2017.

    (4) by Alice Walker
  • Legendary Pictures Acquired For $3.5 Billion by China’s Wanda Group

    Legendary Pictures has been acquired by Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd., China’s top theater chain. What does this mean for the studio’s future projects?

    (36) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Comic-Con 2015: Legendary Bringing ‘Warcraft’, ‘Crimson Peak’ & More

    Legendary Pictures will preview ‘Crimson Peak,’ ‘Krampus’ and ‘Warcraft’ at SDCC 2015. Will ‘Kong: Skull Island’ be there too?

    (2) by Mark Lieberman
  • Movie News Wrap Up: New ‘Popeye’ Film on Hold, Andy Serkis’ ‘Jungle Book’ Begins Filming & More

    Sony’s ‘Popeye’ animated film is reportedly on hold, Andy Serkis’ ‘Jungle Book: Origins’ movie begins production, and much more!

    (6) by Robert Yaniz Jr.
  • Zhang Yimou’s ‘Great Wall’ Casts Willem Dafoe; Potential Story Details Emerge

    Willem Dafoe has joined Matt Damon in the cast for ‘The Great Wall’, Legendary’s fantasy/adventure directed by Zhang Yimou (Hero).

    (1) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘Great Wall’ Eyes ‘Game of Thrones’ Actor Pedro Pascal; Matt Damon Still in Talks

    ‘Game of Thrones’ star Pedro Pascal is in talks for Zhang Yimou’s untitled movie about the Great Wall of China, and Matt Damon is also still in negotiations.

    (8) by H. Shaw-Williams
  • ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Moves to 2017; Legendary’s ‘Great Wall’ Set for 2016

    Legendary has renamed its King Kong origins movie ‘Kong: Skull Island’ and moved it to 2017, while dating its Untitled Great Wall Project for 2016.

    (18) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Movie News Wrap Up: ‘The Great Wall’, ‘The Martian’ & More

    Bryan Cranston eyes ‘The Great Wall’, Michael Pena may join ‘The Martian’, Disney picks up the rights to ‘Floors’, and more!

    by Anthony Taormina
  • Matt Damon in Talks for Zhang Yimou’s ‘The Great Wall’

    Matt Damon has entered talks to be the lead for Legendary Picture’s upcoming historical adventure ‘The Great Wall’.

    (11) by Chris Agar
  • Movie News Wrap Up: ‘Jurassic World’, ‘Pan’, ‘The Great Wall’ & More

    Omar Sy confirms his involvement with ‘Jurassic World’, ‘Pan’ finds its title character, ‘The Great Wall’ nabs a director, ‘Everest’ gets delayed and more!

    (4) by Anthony Taormina
  • Edward Zwick Passes On Directing Historical Fantasy ‘The Great Wall’

    Edward Zwick (The Last Samurai) has passed on directing ‘The Great Wall’, a historical fantasy starring Henry Cavill, Benjamin Walker, and Zhang Ziyi.

    (6) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘The Great Wall’ Lands New Start Date; Zhang Ziyi Being Courted to Star

    ‘Last Samurai’ director Edward Zwick’s ‘The Great Wall’, is slated to begin shooting next spring, with a cast that includes Henry Cavill (Man of Steel) and possibly Zhang Ziyi (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon).

    (17) by Sandy Schaefer