Jon Favreau

Benedict Cumberbatch to voice Shere Khan in The Jungle Book

Simon Brew News Aug 20, 2014

The voice of Benedict Cumberbatch is being lent to Andy Serkis' upcoming film of The Jungle Book...

Chef! review

Mark Harrison Review Jun 27, 2014

Jon Favreau directs and stars in a more personal, palate cleansing film with Chef. Here's our review.

Are we losing interesting directors to blockbuster films?

Simon Brew Feature Jun 19, 2014

Directors who've made maybe one interesting, successful small film soon get snapped up by the system. But at what cost to the industry?

Alice In Wonderland 2 confirmed for 2016

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2013

Mia Wasikowska and Johnny Depp are returning for a second Alice In Wonderland movie, although Tim Burton won't be...

New trailer for Martin Scorsese's The Wolf Of Wall Street

Simon Brew Trailer Oct 30, 2013

Martin Scorsese's latest, The Wolf Of Wall Street, reunites him with Leonardo DiCaprio again. Here's the new trailer...

Star Wars: Episode VII news round-up

Star Wars
Simon Brew News Dec 3, 2012

The rumours and news continue to swirl around for the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII. Here's our latest round-up...

First trailer for new comedy Identity Theft

Trailer Sep 27, 2012

Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy star in Identity Theft, a new comedy from the director of Horrible Bosses. Here’s the trailer…

Revolution episode 1 review: Pilot

Billy Grifter Review Sep 18, 2012

Billy takes a spoiler-filled look at new power outage sci-fi series Revolution, from J.J. Abrams, Erik Kripke and Jon Favreau...

Jon Favreau set for Jersey Boys

Jon Favreau and Robert Downey Jr. heading west
Glen Chapman News Aug 2, 2012

The director is set to take the helm for the adaptation of the hit stage musical...

Jon Favreau on his original John Carter plan

John Carter
Simon Brew News Jul 26, 2012

Before Andrew Stanton got the job, it was Jon Favreau who was attached to direct John Carter. So how would he have approached it?