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Tom Hardy to star in Splinter Cell movie?

Tom Hardy to star in Splinter Cell movie?

Nov 15 2012, 4:02am CST | by

Tom Hardy is rumoured for the lead role in a movie version of video game 'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell', currently being developed by the game's makers, Ubisoft.

Tom Hardy is rumoured for the lead role in a movie version of video game 'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell'. The actor has been attached to the part of Sam Fisher, a Special Agent in a fictional US Black...

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Tom Hardy to star in Splinter Cell movie?

Nov 15 2012, 4:02am CST | by

Tom Hardy is rumoured for the lead role in a movie version of video game 'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell', currently being developed by the game's makers, Ubisoft.

Tom Hardy is rumoured for the lead role in a movie version of video game 'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell'.
The actor has been attached to the part of Sam Fisher, a Special Agent in a fictional US Black Operatives team who battle against terrorists in the game's storyline.
The movie is being set up by Ubisoft, who are behind the game, with the hope of attracting a studio once they have key roles cast.
Eric Singer - who wrote 2009 thriller 'The International', starring Clive Owen - is on board as screenwriter.
The first game was released in 2002, featuring a tie-in book. There have been five games since with a sixth, 'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Blacklist', set for release in spring 2013. More than 23 million units of the game are thought to have been sold to date.
Tom, 35, has recently starred as supervillain Bane in Batman film 'The Dark Knight Rises', and is currently in Namibia shooting 'Mad Max: Fury Road'.
He is also set to team up with Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire on two new Warner Bros. movies. Both are in the early stages of development, but one is believed to be about animal poaching and the other about trafficking.

 
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Sequel Bits: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay’, ‘Star Trek 3′, ‘Resident Evil 6′, ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

Aug 19 2014 11:00am CDT | Source: slash film

After the jump: The Star Trek 3 script is finally done, says Roberto Orci Read a test screening reaction to Mad Max: Fury Road Milla Jovovich‘s pregnancy delays Resident Evil 6 Yes, that Twins sequel Triplets is still in development See Ron Paul in the Atlas Shrugged Part 3 trailer The two Mockingjay films will have “distinct stories” Rumor has it Halloween: The Next Chapter is coming The Star Trek 3 development process has hit a minor milestone ...
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Open Post: Hosted By Tom Hardy's Nose Getting A Tongue Bath By A Pooch (Michael K/Dlisted)

Aug 18 2014 6:10pm CDT | Source: wesmirch

Michael K / Dlisted: Open Post: Hosted By Tom Hardy's Nose Getting A Tongue Bath By A Pooch  —  After a s**tty week (see: Ferguson, Robin Williams and on and on), what everyone really needs is pictures of Tom Hardy cuddling up to some adorable dog friends.  Okay, yes, I would'v ...
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Hardy, DiCaprio & Maguire Circle Another Animal Poaching Drama

Aug 15 2014 9:58am CDT | Source: First Showing

Nearly two years ago, we heard about Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Tom Hardy  teaming up to produce an animal trafficking drama, in the same vein as Steven Soderbergh's Traffic, that takes a dramatic from look at everything from the ground war on poachers in the African savanna to how animal material ends up in the fancy fashion houses of Paris. There's been no news since then, but now Deadline reports Missio ...
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Will Stapes to Write Anti-Poaching Drama for Producers Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, and Tom Hardy

Aug 15 2014 9:21am CDT | Source: Collider

As we reported almost two years ago, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, and Tom Hardy have teamed up to produce an anti-poaching drama for Warner Bros.  Deadline is now reporting that Will Staples has been tapped to write the screenplay.  The three producers might also take onscreen roles in the film, which Deadline describes as being in the vein of Traffic.  The story will dissect the global market of poaching, ranging from portraits of individual poachers to corrupt executives to the market ...
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Tom Hardy, Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire Plan Anti-Poaching Drama

Aug 15 2014 8:04am CDT | Source: Empire Online

Will Staples is writing the scriptOne of those hot screewriting names who's creating a buzz in Hollywood without yet having had one of his films made and released, Will Staples will follow Mission Impossible 5 with an unnamed project about animal poaching and trafficking. The film is being set up at Warner Bros. with a dream team of Tom Hardy, Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire producing and possibly aiming to star.Staples actually got his start in vid ...
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Warner Bros. Sets Will Staples to Script Animal Trafficking Feature

Aug 14 2014 5:42pm CDT | Source: comingsoon

Warner Bros. Pictures has, according to a story at Deadline, set Will Staples (King of Heists) to write their upcoming drama about animal poaching and trafficking. First announced in 2012, the producers on the film include actors Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy and Tobey Maguire, all of whom ...
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Will Staples Takes On WB Animal Poaching Pic For Tobey Maguire, Leo DiCaprio And Tom Hardy

Aug 14 2014 5:32pm CDT | Source: Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Mission: Impossible 5 scribe Will Staples has been set to write an untitled Warner Bros film about illicit animal trafficking that Tobey Maguire, Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy are herding as producers, with the trio possibly looking to take onscreen roles in the ensemble. Staples was a writer of vidgames including versions of Call Of Duty and Need For Speed, who hit the Black List with King Of Heists (which Jeremy Renner is attached to. He is writing Myth a ...
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See James Gandolfini's Final Role in an Exclusive Clip from 'The Drop'

Aug 14 2014 11:59am CDT | Source: yahoo

A year and three months after the death of James Gandolfini, the beloved actor’s final film performance will finally reach the screen. The Drop stars Gandolfini as Marv, the funding source to a network of small-time criminals in a tightly-knit Brooklyn community. When a robbery he’s backed goes wrong, Marv and his young cousin, played by Tom Hardy, find themselves caught up in the ensuing police investigation that threatens to unearth a generations’ worth of neighborhoo ...
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New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Invite 'Neighbors' into Your Home 6 Weeks Before Disc

Aug 12 2014 2:46pm CDT | Source: movies.com

Our resident VOD expert tells you what's new to rent and own this week on the various streaming services such as cable Movies On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu and, of course, Netflix. Cable Movies On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $3-$10, in 24- or 48-hour periods Bears (documentary/family; narrated by John C. Reilly; rated G) A Haunted House 2 (comed ...
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Sonar Entertainment Hires Jenna Glazier As SVP TV Series

Aug 11 2014 1:19pm CDT | Source: Deadline

  Sonar Entertainment is making its first major hires under new CEO Gene Stein. He has brought in his former colleague at BermanBraun, Jenna Glazier, as SVP, Television Series. Peter Keramidas, with whom Stein also has worked in the past, has been named EVP, Planning, Strategy and Administration. Jenna Glazier served as BermanBraun’s as Head of Scripted TV/VP of Television under President of TV Stein since 2012. When the company rebra ...
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