Taika Waititi

Thor: Ragnarok - Taika Waititi talks Big Trouble In Little China influence

Thor: Ragnarok - Taika Waititi talks Big Trouble In Little China influenceWaititi has further discussed Big Trouble In Little China's influences on …

Avengers: Infinity War

Taika Waititi on How ‘Big Trouble in Little China’ Influenced ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

<i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> director Taika Waititi says one of his influences on the Marvel Studios blockbuster was John Carpenter’s 1986 action-comedy <i>Big Trouble</i> …

Marvel Studios

Taika Waititi Voices Korg Again in a New Marvel Contest of Champions Video

As part of the Marvel mobile game <b>Contest of Champions</b>‘ motion comic series, Thor Ragnarok director Taika Waititi reprised his role as the soft-spoken …

Avengers: Infinity War

'Thor: Ragnarok' Exclusive First Look Photos

Thor (Chris Hemsworth)<p>Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson) and Thor (Chris Hemsworth)<p>Loki (Tom Hiddleston)<p>Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo) and Thor (Chris …

Marvel Universe

Tessa Thompson's 'Thor: Ragnorok' wig had an astronomical price tag

Tessa Thompson is a national treasure worth her weight in gold.<p>And that's basically what her <i>Thor: Ragnorok</i> wig cost, according to a new Huffington …

Tessa Thompson

Can You Guess the Exorbitant Price of Tessa Thompson’s Thor: Ragnarok Wig?

In a new interview with the HuffPost, <i>Sorry to Bother You</i> director Boots Riley shared a stunning piece of trivia about how filming his movie bit into …

Tessa Thompson

Jon Turteltaub Talks Cinematic Inspirations For 'The Meg', How He Helped Taika Waititi, And Possible Sequels [Interview]

A couple of weeks back, I sat down with filmmaker <b>Jon Turteltaub</b> to talk about his new movie, <i>The Meg</i>. In the discussion, we talk about how the …

Sequels

'What We Do in the Shadows' TV Series Debuting in 2019, Won't Feature Movie Characters

Grab yourself a big plate of bisgetti, because new details about FX's What We Do in the Shadows TV series have come to light.ComicBook.com was on …

Entertainment

Prince Charles, Michael B. Jordan & Justin Bieber Are This Week's Best Dressed Men

Prince Charles

Venice Film Festival jury includes Taika Waititi and Naomi Watts

Taika Waititi, Christoph Waltz and Naomi Watts are among the talent who will sit on the Venice Film Festival’s main jury beginning August 28. They …

Film Festivals

Naomi Watts, Christoph Waltz, Taika Waititi Set for Venice Jury Duty

Actors Naomi Watts and Christoph Waltz and filmmaker Taika Waititi (“Thor: Ragnarok”) have joined the main jury of the Venice Film Festival, which …

Film Festivals

Taika Waititi, Naomi Watts join Venice jury, as new films by Jennifer Kent, Damian Chazelle set to premiere

The ever-busy Taika Waititi may be currently shooting his World War Two comedy <i>Jojo Rabbit</i> in the Czech Republic, but the <i>Hunt For The Wilderpeople</i> …

Filmmaking

Who Can Replace James Gunn As Guardians of the Galaxy 3 Director?

When James Gunn took charge of the <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> franchise in 2014, many were skeptical. While Marvel Studios wasn’t known for hiring …

Comics

Disney urged to rehire James Gunn by celebrities and fan petitions

An online petition calling for Disney to rehire director of the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, James Gunn, is rapidly gathering steam as cast mates and celebrities rally for him.<p>At time of writing, the petition has over 130,000 signatures, spurred in part thanks to a tweet of support from …

Celebrity Gossip

Marvel Fans Call For ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Director Taika Waititi to Replace James Gunn on ‘Guardians Vol. 3’

Earlier in the day, Disney released a statement saying that they had severed their relationship with director James Gunn, the architect behind Marvel …

Marvel Universe

Could James Gunn’s replacement on Guardians Of The Galaxy be Taika Waititi? Fans seem to think so

James Gunn’s sacking from Marvel Studio’s Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3 has divided the film and fan community.<p>The director – who is responsible for …

Marvel Universe

Marvel should already be calling Taika Waititi to replace James Gunn on Guardians of the Galaxy 3

Marvel did what it had to do in firing James Gunn, but it shouldn’t overthink his replacement too much when there’s a great candidate already kind of …

Marvel Universe

Thor: Ragnarok as an Anime Intro Will Make You a Happier Person

Taika Waititi’s candy-colored supergod romp <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> has been given the anime intro treatment! This video is the first thing that made me smile …

Anime

Guardians of the Galaxy 3: Who Should Replace James Gunn As Director?

Advertising [x]<p>by Thomas Bacon<p>– on<p>in SR Originals<p>Who should replace James Gunn on <b>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3</b>? Gunn has become an …

Marvel Universe

Comic-Con 2018: Exclusive Marvel Funko Pops Call Down The Thunder

San Diego Comic-Con is here, and once again attendees can get their gloved mitts on a huge set of exclusive Funko Pops. The little doe-eyed tchotchkes are something of an annual tradition, and this year Funko is truly trying to break your bank account with 58 exclusives in all. Among them are a …

Comics

Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement's Wellington Paranormal is coming to SBS VICELAND

In this new factual reality <b>*cough* *cough*</b> show, go behind the scenes of New Zealand's first Paranormal Unit. As we all know, Wellington is a hotbed …

A+E Networks

Wellington Paranormal takes over Twitter, as tens of thousands of Kiwis tune in to watch Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi's new show

TVNZ's new show Wellington Paranormal had Twitter talking last night, with the show trending in high numbers across New Zealand as thousands of Kiwis …

New Zealand

Taika Waititi shares trailer for ‘What We Do in the Shadows’ spinoff ‘Wellington Paranormal’

In this post-<i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> world, we can all agree that everything Taika Waititi touches turns to gold. That includes his 2014 vampire mockumentary</i> …

Science Fiction Movies

Taika Waititi Shares First Look at ‘Wellington Paranormal’ TV Series

<b>Taika Waititi</b> is one of those special filmmakers who is all character all the time, and he backs it up with substance in his work. One of the most …

Marvel Studios

Taika Waititi, Jewish Actor and Director, Says Playing Hitler Is “Strange”

Taika Waititi — New Zealand’s triple threat director/writer/actor — opened up on Saturday about playing Hitler in his new film “Jojo Rabbit.”<p>“It was …

Jewish Culture

The Best Non-Marvel Movies Directed by Marvel Cinematic Universe Filmmakers

The Marvel Cinematic Universe has become a platform for directors like Ryan Coogler, Peyton Reed, Taika Waititi, and more to make the jump to …

Marvel Cinematic Universe

Wellington Paranormal: Watch the first trailer for NZ spin-off show

From the hilarious minds of What We Do in the Shadows comes a spin-off series, Wellington Paranormal and it just dropped its first trailer.<p>I have a …

New Zealand

‘Wellington Paranormal’ Trailer: Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement’s ‘What We Do in the Shadows’ TV Spinoff

Police officers try to solve New Zealand's most absurd paranormal and supernatural cases in Waititi and Clement's new comedy series.<p>It’s a great time …

Entertainment

Taika Waititi’s First WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS Spin-Off Gets a Teaser

<i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> might have made Taika Waititi famous the world over, but before he made one of the best films in the MCU, he teamed up with <i>Flight of</i> …

Jon Snow

Here’s Your First Look At Taika Waititi’s WELLINGTON PARANORMAL

The WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS spin-off launches in New Zealand very soon.Read more...

New Zealand