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How next-gen motion capture will supercharge VR arcades

You might know motion capture as the tech that transformed Andy Serkis into Gollum, but now it can transform everyday people into animated avatars in virtual worlds, and all in real-time. Motion capture—which uses body sensors, ultra-precise cameras, and modeling software to create 3D animations …

Virtual Reality

Matt Reeves on The Batman: We’re not doing an origin tale

Matt Reeves, who is best known for Andy Serkis starrer Planet of the Apes trilogy (the reboot), is developing a movie on the DC superhero that most …

Entertainment (India)

Andy Serkis Will Direct ANIMAL FARM For Netflix

Netflix is doubling down on Andy Serkis.Read more...

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Andy Serkis to direct Netflix's adaption of George Orwell's Animal Farm

Andy Serkis has signed on to direct the Netflix adaption of George Orwell's novella Animal Farm.<p>The news comes just days after it was announced that Mowgli, the Serkis-directed adaption of Richard Kipling's The Jungle Book, was also acquired by Netflix from Warner Bros, meaning that two films …

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Andy Serkis to direct an Animal Farm movie for Netflix

According to <i>Deadline</i>, Netflix has picked up the rights George Orwell’s <i>Animal Farm</i>, with Andy Serkis set to direct a motion-capture based adaptation …

Motion Capture

An adaptation of 'Animal Farm' is coming to Netflix from mo-cap master Andy Serkis

Good old Andy Serkis - loves to pretend to be animals, doesn’t he? It’s normally apes and monkeys (both giant and regular-sized), but he’s also …

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Andy Serkis To Direct Animal Farm Adaptation At Netflix

All Netflix movie adaptations are equal but some are more equal than others.<p>Netflix has purchased the movie rights to an adaptation of George …

Russian History

Netflix Picks Up Andy Serkis' Animal Farm Movie Adaptation

Advertising [x]<p>by Sandy Schaefer<p>– on<p>in Movie News<p>Netflix has picked up the <b>Animal Farm</b> movie adaptation that Andy Serkis is attached to direct, with …

Motion Capture

‘Venom’ Will Own October Box Office After ‘Mowgli’ Moved Straight To Netflix

The Andy Serkis flick will no longer debut in theaters.<p><i>Venom</i> is going to rule the October box office this year now that its only real competition is …

Box Office

The Darker Jungle Book Movie, Mowgli, Is Now Coming To Netflix

Netflix has purchased the rights to <i>Mowgli</i>, the live-action <i>Jungle Book</i> adaptation from director Andy Serkis. The darker take on the Rudyard Kipling classic was in a race with Disney's own live-action adaptation, which Disney won by releasing in 2016.<p>This version was originally slated for 2016 as …

Motion Capture

Warner Bros. Sells Andy Serkis' 'Mowgli' Film to Netflix

Netflix has secured one of its biggest movie deals to date.<p>According to an exclusive <i>Deadline</i> report, the streaming giant has purchased the rights to</i> …

Pop Culture

Daily Podcast: MoviePass’s Latest Screw-Up, New Universal Theme Park, Mowgli, Halloween, Star Wars Resistance, and More

On the July 27, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer <b>Ben Pearson</b> is joined by /Film weekend editor <b>Brad Oman</b> writers <b>Hoai-Tran Bui</b> and <b>Chris</b> …

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Holy Mowgli! Andy Serkis' darker Jungle Book movie moves to Netflix

It truly is a jungle out there in the landscape of Hollywood. After multiple delays for <i>Mowgli</i>, Warner Bros. has sold Andy Serkis‘ darker take on <i>The</i> …

What’s up with Andy Serkis and Keri Russell’s absences on the Star Wars cast list?

StarWars.com released a cast list for Episode IX, set to release December 2019. Keri Russell and Andy Serkis were not among those listed.<p>StarWars.com …

Star Wars

Netflix Acquires Andy Serkis' Live-Action Mowgli Movie

Andy Serkis' live-action Mowgli film has moved to Netflix.<p>Deadline reports the streaming giant has acquired the rights to the movie from Warner Bros. …

Box Office

Movie News: Movie Reviews, Trailers, Photos | EW.com

How Tom Cruise & Co. pulled off that one-shot skydiving sequence in 'Mission: Impossible — Fallout'<p>'Teen Titans Go! To The Movies' directors reveal …

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Watch Andy Serkis Read Trump Tweets as ‘Lord of the Rings” Gollum

Andy Serkis offered a menacing edge to President Trump‘s tweets on Tuesday’s <i>Late Show</i>, recreating two presidential messages with the voice and …

Motion Capture

Andy Serkis Thinks Performance Capture Will Just Be How All Actors Work in 100 Years

The man who’s played Gollum, King Kong, and Supreme Leader Snoke is undoubtedly the best performance capture artist in the world. A new video from …

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Andy Serkis: Cinema is slipping away, the streamers are taking over

The actor who has pioneered motion capture in Hollywood,with characters says people mostly come to cinema halls to watch tent-pole …

Virtual Reality

Andy Serkis: Cinema is slipping away, streamers are taking over

Actor-director Andy Serkis believes cinema is losing its charm with the increasing popularity of streaming services. With the influx of technology …

Entertainment (India)

Night School Trailer #2 Has Tiffany Haddish Giving Kevin Hart a Beatdown

First Man Trailer Sends Ryan Gosling to the Moon as Neil Armstrong<p>Published<p>1 week ago<p>on<p>June 21, 2018<p>Tinsley Mortimer and Scott Kluth Split AGAIN! – …

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Mowgli Trailer: Andy Serkis Puts A Dark Spin on The Jungle Book

First Man Trailer Sends Ryan Gosling to the Moon as Neil Armstrong<p>Published<p>1 week ago<p>on<p>June 21, 2018<p>Tinsley Mortimer and Scott Kluth Split AGAIN! – …

Tiffany Haddish

'The Batman': Here's What Andy Serkis Could Look Like as the Penguin

Earlier this week, comic fans were given a lot to debate when a rumor surfaced online that The Penguin was going to be the villain of an upcoming DC …

Comic Books

Ryan Coogler regrets killing Andy Serkis’ character in Black Panther

Black Panther director, Ryan Coogler admitted that he was not sure if it was the best move to kill off Andy Serkis' character Klaue in the film.<p>By: | …

Entertainment (India)

Andy Serkis and Benedict Cumberbatch talk 'Mowgli' | Reuters.com

Benedict Cumberbatch and actor-director Andy Serkis discuss the long-awaited adaptation of The Jungle Book, 'Mowgli. Rough Cut. (no reporter narration).<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>Benedict Cumberbatch and actor-director Andy Serkis discuss the long-awaited adaptation of The Jungle Book, …

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Andy Serkis Shares His Thoughts On Returning To ‘Lord Of The Rings’

There are plenty of rumors swirling around Amazon Studios take on ‘Lord of the Rings‘ and Gollum actor Andy Serkis was again asked about returning to …

Amazon Studios

Mowgli trailer: first look at Andy Serkis's dark Jungle Book film

The first trailer has landed for Mowgli, and it's a world away from Disney's cuddly take on The Jungle Book in 1967.<p>Directed by Planet of the Apes actor Andy Serkis, the new film follows Disney's 2016 musical remake of its classic animation. But Serkis's film, which bills itself as "the darkest …

Your first look at Mowgli, the darkest version of The Jungle Book we’ve ever seen.

The trailer for Mowgli is here, giving us our first glimpse of Andy Serkis’ dark re-imagining of the classic children’s tale, and let’s just say it’s …

Film Industry

First trailer for ‘Mowgli’ is a dark twist on a classic

We have our first look at <i>Mowgli</i>, Andy Serkis’ live-action version of <i>The Jungle Book</i>, and it like a much more intense ride than we’ve ever seen …

Film Industry