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Jack Reynor wants Michael Fassbender collaboration

Jack Reynor wants Michael Fassbender collaboration

Feb 5 2013, 10:26am CST | by

Jack Reynor wants to work with Michael Fassbender. The 'Transformers 4' newcomer has high hopes of teaming up with the 'Shame' star in the future after meeting his fellow Irish actor, who he...

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Jack Reynor wants Michael Fassbender collaboration

Feb 5 2013, 10:26am CST | by

Jack Reynor wants to work with Michael Fassbender.

The 'Transformers 4' newcomer has high hopes of teaming up with the 'Shame' star in the future after meeting his fellow Irish actor, who he described as one of his ultimate ''heroes''.

He told BANG Showbiz at the London Evening Standard British Film Awards last night (04.02.13): ''I'd love to do a film with Michael Fassbender. He's one of my heroes. I think he's absolutely amazing and I would love to do a project with him.

''He's actually working with the director of my last film, Lenny Abrahamson, on a film called 'Frank' at the moment and it's going to be amazing! I've got a huge amount of respect for Michael. I've met him before, really great guy. Really lovely Irish dude!''

The up-and-coming actor also revealed landing the lead in Michael Bay's robot adventure 'Transformers 4' was a big thrill because the franchise taps into his boyhood fantasies.

Jack explained: ''I'm nervous about it and I'm really excited. I haven't been in touch with [co-star] Mark Wahlberg yet, but I think its going to be a lot of fun.

''I was a big fan of it before - I mean, what young guy doesn't like watching things being blown up and really good looking girls and cars racing round the place?''

However, the 21-year-old actor admitted he can longer enjoy nights out in Dublin like he used to because his newfound fame has earned him an army of female fans.

Jack said: ''It can be funny if I go into McDonalds on O'Connell street at 3'oclock in the morning, it's a little different to what it was! I guess it can be tough, but if you love doing this as much as I do it's a small price to pay.''

The 40th Evening Standard British Film Awards were held in association with the London Film Museum, supported by Chopard and Moet & Chandon.

Source: Bang Movies


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Rumor: Activision Forming Movie Studio Division

Aug 19 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: Slash Film

Looks like Activision likes the way Ubisoft is doing business. Not in the video game space; there, Activision has Ubi beat. But when it comes to creating movies based on original game titles, Ubi seems like it has a good thing going. The company started handling development of game to film projects via an internal division, and that led to projects such as Assassin’s Creed with Michael Fassbender and Splinter Cell with Tom Hardy, among ...
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4 days ago

FRANK Review

Aug 15 2014 10:27am CDT | Source: Collider

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  Frank opens today in limited release.] “He’s the sanest person I’ve ever met,” band manager Don (Scott McNairy) tells keyboardist Jon (Domhnall Gleeson) about their lead singer and songwriter, Frank (Michael Fassbender). Frank wears a giant fake head that he never takes off. Lenny Abrahamson’s Frank is a funny, warm, thoughtful s ...
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6 days ago

Video Games & Movies: Blurred Lines

Aug 13 2014 7:07pm CDT | Source: movie pilot

This post is simply my opinion, but I do my damnedest to try and back up my thoughts with film facts. So, to all reading, please, stick through to the end and comment your thoughts.I've always wondered why the transition from video games to film is so bad more times than not, and to this day, I still have no idea. What is it that makes video game films so bad? Is it the change in the story? Is it the setting of the epic tale? Is it the ...
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6 days ago

News Bits: Maggie, 13, Light, NYFF, League

Aug 13 2014 12:15pm CDT | Source: Dark Horizons

Maggie New photos are out from Henry Hobson's "Maggie" starring Arnold Schwarzenegger as a Midwestern farm dad coping with the fact that his young daughter (Abigail Breslin) has been infected by a virus during a zombie apocalypse. The film is slated to premiere this Fall at the Toronto International Film Festival. [Source: Empire] 13 CBS Films has announced plans for a film adaptation of Jason Robert Brown's stage musical "13". Bert ...
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6 days ago

Superhero Bits: Luke Cage, X-Men Apocalypse, Guardians of the Galaxy, Batman v Superman

Aug 13 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: slash film

Want to see a bunch of cool Guardians of the Galaxy concept art? Did an extra from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice reveal the ending of the film? Was Gamora always green? What did the cast of Gotham have to say on DC All Access? Has Michael Fassbender been pitching ideas for X-Men: Apocalypse? Which member of The Expendables is still lobbying to play Luke Cage? Read about all this and more in today’s Su ...
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1 week ago

DreamWorks Sets Fall Start For ‘Light Between Oceans’ With Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz

Aug 12 2014 7:39pm CDT | Source: Deadline

BREAKING: DreamWorks has firmed a September start date in New Zealand and Australia on The Light Between Oceans, with Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, and Rachel Weisz starring and Derek Cianfrance directing his scripted adaptation of the M.L. Stedman novel. Heyday Films' David Heyman and Jeffrey Clifford are producing. Pic takes place on a remote Australian island in the years following World War I, where a lighthouse k ...
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1 week ago

X-Men: Apocalypse - Fassbender Pitched A Specific Magneto Story

Aug 11 2014 3:53pm CDT | Source: ign

Bryan Singer and screenwriter Simon Kinberg are busy at work on the script for X-Men: Apocalypse. The highly anticipated sequel to X-Men: Days of Future Past is set to be released in May of 2016 and though it has not been confirmed, Singer is likely to return to direct. We recently had the opportunity to speak with Erik Lensherr aka Magneto himself, Michael Fassbender, about his upcoming musical turn in Frank. During the course of our c ...
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1 week ago

Michael Fassbender Says ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Aims to Respect the Games

Aug 11 2014 1:30pm CDT | Source: Slash Film

Video game movies get a bad rap, often for good reason, but there’s reason to hope for the best with some of UbiSoft’s upcoming projects. The game publisher has been directly involved with developing a whole slate of films based on its game titles, and hiring great talent to make the films a reality. Assassin’s Creed, for example, will star Michael Fassbender. The actor is also producing, and working with direct ...
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1 week ago

Michael Fassbender on Status of ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Movie

Aug 9 2014 8:41am CDT | Source: screen rant

Adapting a hit video game franchise for the big screen is always tricky. Case in point, most films based on video games are considered weak in comparison, and even fewer manage to develop into long-standing film franchises (Resident Evil being a notable exception). So when acclaimed actor Michael Fassbender became attached to produce and star in the film version of  popular Assassin’s Creed game series, fans breathed a sigh of relief that perhaps – th ...
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1 week ago

Michael Fassbender Wants to Honor the Game & Bring in Original Elements on the Assassin's Creed Movie

Aug 8 2014 10:30pm CDT | Source: ign

"There's so much cool stuff in the game that we're actually spoiled for choice." Michael Fassbender is set to continue work on the Assassin's Creed sc ...
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