The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for May 15, 2018
Ryan Reynolds suprised audience and contestants on a South Korean TV show by doing a musical performance while disguised as a UNICORN. The Deadpool 2 actor showed off some impressive pipes as he performed on the popular show King of Masked Singer in a mask and cape. After finishing a rendition of “Tomorrow” from the 1977 musical Annie, the singer took off his mythical creature mask to reveal that he was none other than Ryan Reynolds.
Assuming no more major stumbling blocks pop up between now and then, 20th Century Fox’s Gambit is expected to begin production this summer. The X-Men spinoff, which will star Channing Tatum in the title role, has been delayed numerous times, with three different directors abandoning the project along the way.
I NEED this wearable Infinity Gauntlet cup from Disney. I need it more than I need air.
Lars Von Trier is back at the Cannes Film Festival after getting the boot over controversial remarks. A trailer for his new film, starring Matt Dillon as a serial killer, has been released ahead of its bow at Cannes. In the peek at The House That Jack Built, viewers will see Dillon attacking Uma Thurman and taunting Riley Keough, when he isn’t hauling dead bodies around.
Kevin Hart is in talks to star in a remake of the 1974 comedy Uptown Saturday Night. Will Smith and his Overbrook Entertainment partner James Lassiter are producing with Black-ish creator Kenya Barris writing the most recent draft. The original pic starred Sidney Poitier and Bill Cosby and followed two friends who sneak out to visit a high-class but illegal club and trouble ensues.
Finally, back to Marvel, they have confirmed plans to “eventually” introduce Kamala Khan to the MCU.