Wong are reprising their roles as Owen, Claire and Dr. The Mosasaur is also on board for an appearance in a massive tank, as is the Indominous Rex. Henry Wu in the ride. Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard and B.D.
Universal Studios Hollywood has some dino-mite news for park-goers – the Jurassic World: The Ride attraction is now open to the public.
A sixth film in the Jurassic Park franchise is scheduled for 2021.
The new attraction replaces the old Jurassic Park ride, which ended a 22-year run as one of the park's earliest thrill rides last September.
The ride has been open to friends and family of Universal employees over the last few weeks. Now, the soft opening is over and the gates are open for everyone.
"I am tremendously grateful to every person out there who has supported me over the past few months," Gunn said Friday in Twitter after the news broke, in his first activity on the account since apologizing back in July. "I am always learning and will continue to work at being the best human being I can be." (Read the full statement below.)
James Gunn has responded after Deadline broke the news today that Disney has reinstated him as writer-director of Guardians of the Galaxy 3, after the studio fired him off the threequel last July when old tweets surfaced that made light of pedophilia and rape.
After the firing, Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn met with Gunn on multiple occasions to discuss the situation. Persuaded by Gunn’s public apology and his handling of the situation after, and the rallying-around exhibited by the likes of stars Dave Bautista, Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana, Horn decided to reverse course and reinstate Gunn.
Here's Gunn's tweet today:
In the aftermath, he got the gig to write and direct Warner Bros' Suicide Squad 2. Prior to his dismissal, Gunn had written a script that Marvel confirmed would be used for the third installment. Now he will finish that pic before turning to Guardians 3.
As Deadline reported, Disney had not attached anyone else to Guardians 3 through the entire affair.
The move Friday returns him to the Marvel franchise he has piloted since its launch, with the sequel outgrossing the first picture and together amassing $1.6 billion in global box office.
“We are grateful for the opportunity to work alongside one another as we pursue our company mandate of promising film endeavors that are a cut above.” “We are excited to partner on these impactful projects with Sony Pictures, and look forward to doing more films with the studio,” said Mimran Schur CEO/Co-Chairman Jordan Schur, and Co-Chairman David Mimran.
Mimran Schur has come aboard to co-finance Holmes & Watson, the Etan Cohen-directed comedy that stars Will Ferrell and John C. EXCLUSIVE: In a strong eight-figure commitment, Mimran Schur Pictures has taken a minority co-financing stake on two upcoming Sony Pictures Entertainment films. The other film is Bloodshot, the Valiant Comics adaptation that stars Vin Diesel in his first live action superhero turn, directed by Blur Studios’ Dave Wilson for February 21, 2020 release. Reilly and opens December 25.
Said Columbia Pictures president Sanford Panitch: “We are looking forward to working with Jordan and David on these two projects, and to future collaboration.”
The production company just wrapped Vincent D’Onofrio’s directorial debut The Kid, an action thriller that stars Ethan Hawke, Chris Pratt, Dane Dehaan, and Jake Schur is his debut role. Past credits include the Gavin O’Connor-directed Tom Hardy-Joel Edgerton-starrer Warrior, the Robert De Niro/Edward Norton-starrer Stone and the Keanu Reeves-starrer Henry’s Crime.” /> Mimran Schur is the partnership between David Mimran and Jordan Schur, latter of whom is the former longtime Geffen Records president who oversaw its lucrative merger with MCA.
Cohen wrote the film and it’s produced by Ferrell, Adam McKay, Jimmy Miller, and Clayton Townsend. Bloodshot is produced by Neal H. Holmes & Watson reunites the Step Brothers tandem of Ferrell and Reilly, playing the world’s greatest detective and his loyal biographer. Moritz.
Mimran Schur will be looking to make this the start of an ongoing co-fi relationship with Sony. The investment was confirmed to Deadline.