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  • 'Get Out' star Daniel Kaluuya wasn't invited to the movie's world premiere

    Daniel Kaluuya, the breakout star of hit horror movie Get Out, has revealed he wasn't invited to the film's world premiere.

  • 'Candyman' director Nia DaCosta shares chilling animated origin story teaser

    The minimalist animated 'Candyman' trailer tells the story of violence against black people.

  • Lucasfilm and Hollywood backs John Boyega as 'hero' after impassioned Black Lives Matter speech

    The British actor has won plaudits after he spoke out against racism in the wake of the death of George Floyd.

  • Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ Remake Pushed Back 3 Months

    Nia DaCosta’s “Candyman” remake is being pushed from June 12 to Sept. 25 in the wake of the coronavirus, Universal Pictures announced Friday.Universal’s film “Praise This,” previously set for release on Sept. 25, is now without a release date and will be scheduled at a later time.Jordan Peele co-wrote “Candyman” with Win Rosenfeld and DaCosta (“Little Woods”). Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Teyonah Parris star in the movie from Universal Pictures and MGM.See Video: 'Candyman' Trailer: Jordan Peele Dares You to Say His Name in Creepy First LookPeele frames the story of the supernatural killer with a hook for a hand named Candyman as a demon that has haunted Chicago’s Cabrini Green neighborhood for decades. But in the present day, a decade after the last of the Cabrini towers were torn down, visual artist Anthony McCoy (Abdul-Mateen II) and his girlfriend, gallery director Brianna Cartwright (Parris), move into a luxury loft condo in Cabrini, now gentrified beyond recognition and inhabited by upwardly mobile millennials.Anthony’s artwork of the legend unknowingly opens a door to a complex past that unravels his own sanity and unleashes a terrifyingly viral wave of violence that puts him on a collision course with destiny.Also Read: Colman Domingo and Nathan Stewart-Jarrett Join Jordan Peele's 'Candyman'“Candyman” comes from Universal and MGM in association with BRON Creative, and Jordan Peele and Win Rosenfeld’s Monkeypaw Productions. The film is produced by Ian Cooper, Rosenfeld and Peele. Peele wrote the screenplay with Rosenfeld and DaCosta.Currently, Sept. 25 houses the release of Aaron Sorkin’s “The Trial of the Chicago 7,” which stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jeremy Strong, Eddie Redmayne, Michael Keaton, Sacha Baron Cohen and Abdul-Mateen II.Read original story Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ Remake Pushed Back 3 Months At TheWrap

  • Blumhouse boss Jason Blum says there won't be a 'Get Out 2'

    Get Out was a huge hit for both Universal Pictures and the indie studio Blumhouse.

  • The first 'Candyman' reboot trailer is here to give you nightmares all over again

    After terrifying a generation of 90s kids, the Candyman is back.