• Lebron James' Origin Story Biopic is Arriving in 2023

    18 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Peacock has announced that LeBron James ' new biopic Shooting Stars will debut as part of its 2023 releases alongside Will Packer 's Praise This , and a modern reimagination of John Woo 's The Killer. Originally announced in 2018, the film is based on the 2009 Shooting Stars book that James co-wrote with Buzz Bissinger, which follows Lebron James' thrilling high school days with the Fab 5 as they overcome personal challenges on the road to a national championship title. The film is co-produced by a host of Acadamy Award nominees including Rachel Winter and Terence Winter as well as...
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  • John Woo's English Remake of 'The Killer' Is Heading to Peacock

    John Woo's English Remake of 'The Killer' Is Heading to Peacock

    18 days ago - By Hypebeast

    John Woo 's English remake of his 1989 film The Killer is heading to Peacock. The upcoming adaptation is being produced in collaboration with Universal Pictures and is scheduled for a 2023 release. A cast is yet to be announced but is expected follow a similar storyline to Woo's original Hong Kong action thriller, which saw Chow Yun-fat as Ah Jong, an assassin who accidentally damages the vision of singer Jennie, portrayed by Sally Yeh, during a shootout of what he initially wanted to be his last job. He soon learns that Jennie must undergo an expensive medical operation or else she will...
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