The live-action adaptation of Common Photos’ 2010 animated characteristic How To Practice Your Dragon, was as a consequence of begin filming in Belfast’s Titanic Studios this month, with a theatrical launch slated for March 2025. However with the SAG/AFTRA strike ongoing, the studio has put the movie’s plans on maintain. The forged introduced thus far embody Mason Thames and Nico Parker, whereas Dean DeBlois, who wrote the screenplays for the unique animated trilogy, is making his directorial debut with the pic.
One other film that’s being positioned on pause is author/director Nia DaCosta’s Hedda, an adaptation of the Henrik Ibsen play from 1891, reimagined in an epic and emotional method on this manufacturing, Hedda Gabler. It was as a consequence of begin filming within the UK later this summer season, however has been pushed again. Produced by Orion Photos, Plan B Leisure and Viva Maude, Tessa Thompson co-stars with Callum Turner, Nicholas Pinnock, Eve Hewson and Nina Hoss.
That is added to the lengthy record of productions which are on hiatus for now. Hopefully the strike is resolved quickly and films and reveals get again to enterprise.