Val Kilmer has revealed that he delved so deep into the character of Ice Man in Top Gun, that he was visited by the ghost of the character's father in his trailer on set.
The 'Color Out of Space' director hopes his new take on 'The Island of Dr. Moreau' will banish the demons of the disastrous 1996 version.
“Rocketman” director Dexter Fletcher is set to direct a remake of “The Saint,” the 1997 action film starring Val Kilmer, at Paramount, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.Paramount is hoping “The Saint” could kick off a franchise, as the film is based on the globe-trotting 1920s novel series by Leslie Charteris.Philip Noyce directed the 1997 film that starred Kilmer as Simon Templar, a thief for hire also known as The Saint, who is hired to steal the secret process for cold fusion. But the latest job ends up putting him at odds with a man bent on toppling the Russian government, as well as the woman who holds the secret.Also Read: Could 'Sonic the Hedgehog' Speed Paramount's Recovery at the Box Office?Dexter Fletcher will direct from the most recent draft of the script by Seth Grahame-Smith. Lorenzo DiBonaventura is producing, and Brad Krevoy and the late Robert Evans are also listed as producers.The 1997 film grossed $118 million worldwide. Fletcher’s “Rocketman” made $195.1 million worldwide for Paramount last year. Fletcher also recently signed on to direct “Renfield,” a monster movie at Universal. Before that, he took over for Bryan Singer to direct the Queen biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody,” which went on to a Best Picture nomination and become the highest-grossing music biopic of all time.Fletcher is represented by CAA and Sloane, Offer, Weber and Dern.Variety first reported news of the project.Read original story Dexter Fletcher to Direct Remake of Val Kilmer Action Film ‘The Saint’ at Paramount At TheWrap
Val Kilmer was out and about over the weekend, introducing a special screening of action classic Top Gun in Austin, Texas.
Val Kilmer made a rare public appearance yesterday, turning out for charity basketball match in Los Angeles.
A former actress has said that she was punched in the face by Val Kilmer while she was auditioning for a role in Oliver Stone's 1991 movie 'The Doors'.
Richard Stanley, fired 3 days into production on notorious 1996 flop, may get a second shot at HG Wells' classic sci-fi horror.
Former – and current – Batman stars have paid tribute to the legendary Adam West, who died on Friday at the age of 88.
It was a disastrous production and a terrible flop, but Val Kilmer has defended the roundly-panned adaptation of HG Wells' classic sci-fi novel.
After winning two Academy Awards, it’s fair to say that Cate Blanchett has many admirers. Once I flew all the way to Australia just to talk to Cate Blanchett. As Val Kilmer later Tweeted that when he did so he was immediately impressed by just how “amazing” a person she was in real life.
Twins Kate and Ruth Greenfield are the only ones credited with playing baby Elora Danan in Ron Howard’s 1988 fantasy adventure starring Warwick Davis and Val Kilmer, with a story by George Lucas. None of the girls who were Elora have gone into the movie business. Instead Brit Kate Greenfield went to De Montfort University to study Forensic Science.