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Matthew McConaughey in talks for HBO ‘A Time to Kill’ sequel

Matthew McConaughey in talks for HBO ‘A Time to Kill’ sequel

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March 18 (UPI) -- Matthew McConaughey is going to play Jake Brigance again. McConaughey will reprise his role from the movie A Time to Kill in the HBO series A Time for Mercy. Deadline and Variety both confirmed that HBO acquired the rights to the book. Deadline sources say McConaughey is in final negotiations while Variety reports he is attached to the show. Advertisement The 1996 film adaptation of John Grisham's book was McConaughey's first leading role in a movie. Grisham's sequel, A Time for Mercy published in 2020. The series marks McConaughey's return to HBO after True Detective. Deadline reports plans for a 10 episode limited run. Warner Brothers released the 1996 film. The studio and HBO are both subsidiaries of WarnerMedia. In A Time to Kill, Brigance was a struggling Mississipp...
Wonder Woman sequel falters at international box office

Wonder Woman sequel falters at international box office

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Wonder Woman 1984: Film sequel opens to a quarter of UK cinemas

Wonder Woman 1984: Film sequel opens to a quarter of UK cinemas

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Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Mixed reviews for Sacha Baron Cohen sequel

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Mixed reviews for Sacha Baron Cohen sequel

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Julia Sawalha ‘devastated and furious’ at Chicken Run sequel ‘ageism’

Julia Sawalha ‘devastated and furious’ at Chicken Run sequel ‘ageism’

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Actress Julia Sawalha has said she is "devastated and furious" at not being in the Chicken Run sequel, claiming she was told her voice sounds "too old".Sawalha, who played Ginger the chicken in the 2000 animated original, said she felt she had been "unfairly dismissed".The actress said she had "officially been plucked, stuffed & roasted" after being told the role was being recast, but wished the film "the best of luck".The BBC has asked Aardman Animations and distributor Netflix for comment. Chicken Run sequel confirmed by AardmanIn an open letter, the Absolutely Fabulous and Cranford star said she had been "informed out of the blue" that the producers of Chicken Run...