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Highlander reboot remains immortal, lands a John Wick director

There can be only one director for Lionsgate's Highlander reboot, and his name is Chad Stahelski.

Guardians of the Galaxy's Dave Bautista set to play the Kurgan in the Highlander reboot
Feb 12, 2015

There can be only one ... Kurgan. And this Guardians of the Galaxy star is set to play the role of the immortal villain in the upcoming Highlander reboot.

The Highlander reboot is courting a superstar
Nov 20, 2014

The new Highlander is looking for help in all the right places. Can its studio get a three-time Oscar nominee to star?

There can be only none: Ryan Reynolds ALSO leaves that Highlander reboot
Jun 18, 2013

There can be only one ... oops, NONE, since Ryan Reynolds is reported to have now exited the Highlander reboot.

Director of Highlander reboot quits over creative dispute
Jan 14, 2013

After nearly a year in development hell, that long-threatened Highlander reboot is looking for a new director. Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (28 Weeks Later) has jumped ship after nearly a year of work behind the scenes, citing creative differences.

There can be only one—so Ryan Reynolds is the new Highlander
Dec 17, 2012

That Highlander reboot has reportedly been circling Ryan Reynolds (Green Lantern) for a while now, but now it seems to be official—the former comedian will be the one to (hopefully) bring Highlander back into the mainstream.

6 sci-fi and fantasy film franchises that cry out for prequels
Dec 15, 2012

It seems the age of prequels is upon us all. George Lucas (perhaps infamously) started it just over a decade ago, and now it seems to be in full swing. We have a prequel to The Thing just a couple of weeks away, an adaptation of The Hobbit (a prequel to The Lord of the Rings) filming and a prequel to The Wizard of Oz on the way. And who knows how many more are in development that we don't know about yet?

Like Twilight? Then you'll love who's behind the new Highlander
Dec 14, 2012

Highlander was one of the cooler low-budget genre movies ever made, and its premise—immortals who fight each other for a prize known as the Quickening—created one successful TV series, a few mediocre TV series, and several movies we can only describe as "double plus ungood."

14 sci-fi actors we'd watch in ANYTHING
Dec 14, 2012

There are some people who act as sort of entertainment pied pipers: Something just makes us follow them from project to project, occasionally getting us to watch stuff we never would otherwise. Here are some of our favorites: heroes, villains, Whedonverse alums and deserted island survivors.

Terminator 5 director says that Highlander remake is still ON
Dec 14, 2012

It's been a couple of months since we last heard anything about that planned Highlander reboot—until now. Justin Lin, who's fresh off Fast Five and who'll next direct Terminator 5, says the plan to bring back the Scottish Immortal is still very much alive and kicking.

Fast & Furious director will tackle a Highlander reboot
Dec 14, 2012

Justin Lin will direct a new version of the supernatural film franchise.