‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’ Premiere, ‘Whitney’ Documentary Release + 4 More Hot Movies News of the Week


Nexter.org prepared for you a weekly dose of most interesting movies premieres and announcements you might have missed this week.

‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’ premiere

Next Marvel huge premiere of Summer 2018 is the ‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’.

It’s clear from the trailer that the Ant-Man sequel will take place right after Captain America: Civil War. The events of that epic film will actually impact the events of this one, we just don’t know the details pertaining to how that impact will be presented in the film.

Nexter.org have already written a lot of cool articles about the film so check them here:


‘Whitney’ documentary premiere

“Whitney,” a documentary detailing the life and career of singer and actress Whitney Houston, will make its United States debut on July 6, Roadside Attractions presidents Howard Cohen and Eric d’Arbeloff and Miramax CEO Bill Block announced Friday.

In case you’re tired of and Marvel movies, don’t miss the chance to see the story of iconic woman. Also, check Whitney Houston 2018 Documentary: 5 Key Reasons You Should Watch ‘Whitney’ Especially If You’re Sick of Superheroes.

Child’s Play remake is in the works

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MGM is remaking Child’s Play, the 1980s horror movie centering on a toy doll possessed by the soul of a serial killer, with It producers David Katzenberg and Seth Grahame-Smith.

Directed by ’80s and ’90s horror mainstay Tom Holland and co-created by Don Mancini, Child’s Play told the story of a popular toy doll named Chucky that becomes possessed and terrorizes a single mom and her son, as the killer needs the son’s body to jump into before his transference to the doll becomes permanent.

Scarlett Johansson faces backlash over a transgender role 


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Re-teaming with the Ghost in the Shell director Rupert Sanders, Scarlett Johansson is set to star in a feature called Rub & Tug, about the true-life story of Jean Marie Gill, who was assigned female at birth but who assumed the identity of a man, Dante “Tex” Gill, and operated a massage parlor and prostitution business in Pittsburgh in the 1970s and ’80s.

When news of the project broke this week, many began to criticize Johansson, a cisgender woman, for choosing to play a transgender man, arguing that the role should have gone to a transgender actor.

Idris Elba to play a villain in ‘Fast and Furious’ spinoff


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Idris Elba is in final negotiations to play the main villain in “Hobbs and Shaw,” the “Fast and Furious” spinoff starring Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham.

“Deadpool 2” director David Leitch is on board to helm, with Johnson and Statham reprising their roles as special agent Luke Hobbs and criminal mastermind Deckard Shaw, respectively. “Fast and Furious” architect Chris Morgan penned the script, with production set to commence this fall.

Miles Teller joins Tom Cruise in ‘Top Gun’ sequel

As reported by Variety, Miles Teller has been cast in the role of Goose’s son, who is now Maverick’s new protégé.

Goose was Maverick’s co-pilot in the 1986 Top Gun, where he was played by Anthony Edwards. The character died in the movie, but apparently, his legacy will live on with his kid.

Teller commented on his own casting via Twitter:


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‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’ Premiere, 'Whitney' Documentary Premiere + 4 More Hot Movies News of the Week
‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’ Premiere, 'Whitney' Documentary Premiere + 4 More Hot Movies News of the Week
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