The Wolverine actor is the latest actor to board Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium follow-up Chappie, playing “the rival of Dev Patel’s character.”
Sony announced it will fund Chappie, writer/director Neill Blomkamp’s follow-up to Elysium, and revealed the first details of the film’s plot.
Ahead of Friday’s release of Elysium, writer/director Neill Blomkamp talks at length with Spinoff Online about artistic freedom, shooting his first big-budget film, socioeconomic issues, and what comes next.
Slumdog Millionaire and The Newsroom actor Dev Patel is in early talks to play the human lead in Chappie, Neill Blomkamp’s sci-fi film about a robot police force that patrols the slums of South Africa.
Neill Blomkamp’s next sci-fi offering Elysium shows off more of Matt Damon’s history, Jodie Foster’s evilness and Sharlto Copley’s badassery with a new trailer and poster.
Writer/director Neill Blomkamp has announced he’ll reunite with his District 9 and Elysium star Sharlto Copley for the sci-fi comedy Chappie.
Columbia Pictures has debuted the first trailer for Neil Blomkamp’s sci-fi thriller Elysium, which stars Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley. The film opens Aug. 9.
Spinoff Online attended a screening of 10 minutes of Elysium, and also got the inside scoop about the upcoming sci-fi project from director Neill Blomkamp, star Sharlto Copley and producer Simon Kinberg.
While Disney’s decision to hire J.J. Abrams for Star Wars: Episode VII puts the film in the hands of a director with franchise experience, he may not have been the most imaginative choice.
Director Neil Blomkamp and Sony show off the first image of District 9 star Sharlto Copley as the villainous Kruger in the upcoming sci-fi epic Elysium.
Neill Blomkamp surprised the world with District 9, and now he’s hoping to do the same again with the sci-fi adventure Elysium starring Matt Damon.