Antoine Fuqua has been a busy man: the “Training Day” helmer has “Olympus Has Fallen” about to hit theaters, just as his hands are in several pies, developing many upcoming projects. We caught up with him during press for the White House siege film, and while he could only reveal that there were several balls… View Article
Antoine Fuqua is a movie director best known for 2001’s Training Day. He was approached to direct the 24 movie in early 2012.
With the 24 movie delayed for a year, and news of Antoine Fuqua being offered to direct a new White House thriller movie titled Olympus Has Fallen, some thought that he was out as a potential director. That is not the case according to Deadline, who says that he’s still in the running to direct…. View Article
Deadline has updated their earlier story, clarifying some of the budget issues surrounding the 24 movie. The 24 movie postponement broken by Deadline this morning is getting interesting. Word is racing around agency circles that Kiefer Sutherland was not only unhappy about the pic’s postponement, but also what I’d heard was a $1 million offer… View Article
Disappointing news today, but not entirely surprising – the 24 movie is not happening anytime soon. EXCLUSIVE: I’m hearing that fans of the Fox series 24 are going to have to continue waiting for the long-awaited 24 feature film. 20th Century Fox isn’t going forward with the film this year. It hadn’t been greenlit, but… View Article
FOX has picked up the pilot to Exit Strategy starring Ethan Hawke, a drama set in real-time that is said to be the successor to 24. Fox has handed a pilot order to the Ethan Hawke-starring drama Exit Strategy. Antoine Fuqua, who directed Hawke in his Oscar nominated performance in Training Day, is on board… View Article