The Chronicle star won’t confirm he’ll star in the Fox reboot, but he has something to say about an African-American actor playing the Human Torch.
As screen tests begin for director Josh Trank’s film, a contender emerges for the role of Ben Grimm: Cemetery Junction star Christian Cooke.
Both Book of Mormon star Josh Gad and Fantastic Four director Josh Trank have shot down the latest rumor surrounding Marvel’s First Family.
The filmmaker says the plot synopsis released last week isn’t “anything close” to the actual plot of his Fantastic Four reboot.
If a casting call is to be believed, Marvel’s first family will depart significantly from the comic books in Fox’s franchise reboot.
With the rewrite complete, Josh Trank’s franchise reboot is expected to test such actors as Kit Harington, Richard Madden and Saoirse Ronan, but Michael B. Jordan already may be set for Human Torch role.
Kit Harington and Saoirse Ronan are among the actors rumored to have offers to read for the roles of Reed Richards and Sue Storm in Fox’s Fantastic Four reboot.
Miles Teller, the 26-year-old star of The Spectacular Now and Project X, is rumored as a frontrunner for the role of Mister Fantastic in Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four reboot. Updated: Trank has shot down the rumor.
To take advantage of tax incentives, Fox has reportedly moved production of its Fantastic Four reboot from Vancouver to Louisiana, where its expected to begin filming in September.