David Yates

Harry Potter spin-off: Eddie Redmayne now in talks to star

Simon Brew News May 13, 2015

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them looks like it's about to secure Eddie Redmayne as its lead...

Harry Potter spin-off trilogy casting rumours

Simon Brew News Apr 13, 2015

Both Eddie Redmayne and Nicholas Hoult are in the running to lead Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them...

Matt Smith linked with lead in Harry Potter spin-offs

Simon Brew News Mar 25, 2015

It's just a rumour at this stage, but Matt Smith may be heading to Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them.

Doctor Who: Russell T Davies on writing a movie

Simon Brew News Jan 19, 2015

Russell T Davies would love to write a Doctor Who movie - and that it "should be in cinemas immediately!"

Update: David Yates formally announced as director of Harry Potter spin-off, Fantastic Beasts

Ryan Lambie News Aug 22, 2014

Harry Potter stalwart David Yates is back in the saddle for Warner's forthcoming spin-off, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them...

Harry Potter's David Yates to direct a Scarface remake?

Al Pacino in Scarface with a pile of cocaine
Ryan Lambie News Aug 1, 2013

British director David Yates, who shepherded the last four Harry Potter movies, could be taking on a remake of Scarface...

David Yates, and the latest on the Doctor Who movie

Doctor Who: The TARDIS
Simon Brew News Mar 30, 2012

The Doctor Who movie is still many years away, as David Yates gives a small update on the project...

Tom Hardy discusses his preparations for playing Al Capone

Glen Chapman News Jan 9, 2012

One of the many projects on Tom Hardy's slate is David Yates’ Cicero which will see Hardy play Al Capone. In a recent interview he discussed his preparations for the role.

David Yates on the planned Doctor Who movie, and fan pressure

Doctor Who
Simon Brew News Dec 1, 2011

David Yates has been fielding a question or two about the planned Doctor Who movie. And here's what he had to say...

The things that could go massively, hysterically wrong with a Doctor Who movie

Andrew Blair Odd List Nov 16, 2011

As the planet comes to terms with the possibility of a David Yates-helmed Doctor Who movie, Andrew comes up with a few things that could go wrong with it…