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Mark Wahlberg wants Ben Affleck collaboration

Mark Wahlberg wants Ben Affleck collaboration

Jan 17 2013, 10:20am CST | by

Mark Wahlberg wants to work with Ben Affleck. The 'Ted' actor thinks Golden Globe winner Ben - who picked up the Best Director and Best Motion Picture Drama awards for his drama 'Argo' at the Los...

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Mark Wahlberg wants Ben Affleck collaboration

Jan 17 2013, 10:20am CST | by

Mark Wahlberg wants to work with Ben Affleck.

The 'Ted' actor thinks Golden Globe winner Ben - who picked up the Best Director and Best Motion Picture Drama awards for his drama 'Argo' at the Los Angeles-based ceremony on Sunday evening (13.01.13) - is a supremely talented filmmaker and admits he would love to team up with him in the future, despite their inherent rivalry as Massachusetts-born actors.

Speaking about his competitive relationship with Ben and fellow actor Matt Damon, he told the Boston Herald newspaper: ''I don't throw the compliments around when it comes to other Boston guys. I'll be the first to admit that the three of us are all very competitive; we want to outdo each other.

''But I am very impressed by [Ben's] abilities behind the camera. I am a fan and he's proven himself to be a force of nature. He's got the goods and I want to work with him.''

Mark, 41, grew up in Boston, Massachusetts whereas best friends Ben, 40 and Matt, 42, come from nearby Cambridge, but he is willing to put their hometown rivalry behind them for the sake of Ben's talent and believes the actor-turned-director's Iranian hostage drama deserved its acclaim.

Ben was stunned at his win last weekend, however, telling the crowd during his acceptance speech: ''I'm thrilled about my Globe win. This is an incredible moment in my professional life and is really significant.''

Meanwhile, Mark's next projects include a role in 'Transformers 4', producing a hacker thriller for Universal and starring in the follow-up to last year's smash comedy, 'Ted 2', which he promises will be ''sick''.

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Sequel Bits: ‘Ted 2′, ‘Dead Snow 2′, ‘Mission: Impossible 5′, ‘Bond 24′, ‘Drumline 2′

Aug 22 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Slash Film

After the jump: Patrick Warburton will return for Ted 2 Luc Besson says there won’t be a Lucy 2 See set photos from Mission: Impossible 5 Frank Miller is already plotting Sin City 3 Take a peek at the Dead Snow 2 poster Vincent D’Onofrio talks Jurassic World The Croods 2 and Puss in Boots 2 get moved Bond 24 will visit a small town in Austria Watch the trailer for MTV’s Drumline 2 Patrick Warburton will be back for more teddy-bear-centric shenanigans. He’s set to repr ...
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Patrick Warburton Will Be Coming Back for Seth MacFarlane's 'Ted 2'

Aug 20 2014 6:21pm CDT | Source: First Showing

As one of the few people who gave a positive review of Seth MacFarlane's western comedy A Million Ways to Die in the West, I'm absolutely still looking forward to Ted 2, the sequel to the "Family Guy" creator's 2012 raunchy comedy about a grown man and his talking teddy bear that he's had since childhood. The film is set for release on June 26th, 2015 with Mark Wahlberg ...
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Patrick Warburton Back For ‘Ted’ Sequel

Aug 20 2014 5:29pm CDT | Source: Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Patrick Warburton has signed on to reprise his role in the Seth MacFarlane-directed sequel Ted 2. He'll return as Guy, the co-worker of Mark Wahlberg's character John Bennett.' Warburton, repped by 3 Arts and ICM, has a long history with MacFarlane, including Family Guy. Unclear at this point is whether his silent partner, played by Ryan Reynolds, will be back for the sequel. Maybe I'm a dream ...
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Fox Buys The Foundation

Aug 15 2014 3:58am CDT | Source: Empire Online

Ninja Turtles writer tackles NostradamusThey're not quite at the level to threaten Marvel or DC at the cinema yet, but comics publisher Boom! Studios are quietly building a significant slate of movies through their recent partnership with Fox. The latest of their properties to go on the roster is The Foundation, created by Kody Chamberlain and first published in 2008. Evan Daugherty (Ninja Turtles, Snow White & The Huntsman, Divergent) is at work ...
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Transformers 4 Passes $1B at Global Box Office

Aug 7 2014 4:42pm CDT | Source: ign

While it's so far made significantly less domestically than its predecessors, it's been a different story at the global box office for Transformers: Age Of Extinction. The fourth Michael Bay-directed Transformers movie has now passed the $1 billion milestone worldwide, making it the first film of 2014 to reach that mark. The movie has earned over $300 million from China alone, and is yet to open in Japan, Spain, and Venezuela. "Time ...
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Lauren Sanchez & Dan Friedkin Launch Pursuit Productions, First Doc ‘Found’ In The Works

Jul 30 2014 12:02pm CDT | Source: Deadline

Emmy award-winner Lauren Sanchez, who is a frontrunner to join The View as a co-host, has formed Pursuit Productions with Dan Friedkin.  Pursuit will focus on telling compelling real life stories from around the globe. The company already has its first documentary feature in the works, Found, and closed a deal with Mark Monroe (Sound City, The Tillman Story, The Cove) to write. Found follows the search for those pilots whose planes were los ...
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Morten Tyldum Set to Direct the Book-to-Film Adaptation of CHAIN OF EVENTS

Jul 29 2014 12:45pm CDT | Source: Collider

Morten Tyldum’s Headhunters follow-up, The Imitation Game, won’t make its big debut until the Toronto International Film Festival in September, but the film is picking up Oscar buzz, so it should come as no surprise that Tyldum has already locked another project, the big screen adaptation of Fredrik T. Olsson’s Chain of Events.  The book doesn’t even arrive until November 4, 2014, but Warner Bros. snatched up the rights last August and is al ...
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William Shatner May Be in Ted 2

Jul 29 2014 11:39am CDT | Source: ign

Star Trek icon William Shatner will reportedly appear in Seth MacFarlane's comedy sequel Ted 2. According to the Boston Herald, Shatner will play himself in the follow-up to the highest-grossing R-rated original comedy film. In Ted 2, Shatner will be at a convention answering questions about his role as T.J. Hooker, but people won't stop bringing up Star Trek in the process. Shatner won't be the only new cast ad ...
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Uncharted FIlm Release Date Announced

Jul 23 2014 3:05pm CDT | Source: ign

Sony have revealed the release date for the upcoming Uncharted film -- which has been slated for June 10, 2016 -- a date originally held by The Amazing Spider-Man 3, the Spidey sequel that has now been moved to 2018. According to Deadline, the studio still wants Mark Wahlberg to play the lead role of Nathan Drake, but both Sony and Wahlberg's reps tell the site that "nothing has happened." The Uncharted movie adaptation is to be directed by Se ...
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Comic-Con: Sony Dates Two ‘Spider-Man’ Films And ‘Uncharted’

Jul 23 2014 11:25am CDT | Source: Deadline

San Diego Comic-Con has become more than a place for film studios to vamp their upcoming superhero movies. Now, they use the geek frenzy to stake out release date turf. Days after Disney and Marvel declared release dates for a flurry of superhero films the studio isn’t even ready to identify yet, Columbia Pictures has set its release plans and formalized plans to expand its $4 billion Spider-Man universe. As expected, the next film in the series will be Sinister Six, writer-director Drew G ...
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