'OBI-WAN KENOBI' TO DEBUT IN MAY: Disney CEO Bob Chapel announced during the company’s earnings call on Wednesday (Feb. 9th) that the next Star Wars series, Obi-Wan Kenobi, will premiere on May 25th. The Disney+ series stars Ewan McGregor, reprising his role from the prequel trilogy. Hayden Christensen is also expected to return as Darth Vader.
RUSSELL CROWE JOINS 'KRAVEN THE HUNTER': Russell Crowe will join Aaron Taylor Johnson in Sony’s Marvel movie, Kraven the Hunter. According to The Hollywood Reporter, details about Crowe’s role are being kept under wraps but Taylor-Johnson has already signed a multipicture deal to play the titular antihero best known as Spider-Man’s nemeses. The film is slated for a January 13th, 2023 release.
ADAM DRIVER JOINS 'FERARRI': Deadline reports that Michael Mann has cast Adam Driver, Penelope Cruz and Shalene Woodley for his biopic about racing mogul Enzo Ferrari. Driver joins Ferrari as a replacement for Hugh Jackman, who was originally attached in the title role. Cruz will play Enzo’s wife, Laura while Woodley will play his mistress, Lina Lardi.