• ‘The Portable Door' Will Team Christoph Waltz and Guy Pearce With the Jim Henson Company

    1 month ago - By Slash Film

    Christoph Waltz and Guy Pearce will star in The Portable Door , a fantasy-adventure-comedy based on the book series from Tom Holt. The Jim Henson Company and Story Bridge Films are producing the film, which producers are describing as a cross between The Office and Harry Potter. Jeffrey Walker is directing from a screenplay adapted by Leon Ford , with Patrick Gibson set to play the lead.
    THR has the scoop on The Portable Door , which will finally give us all the team-up we've been dreaming of: Christoph Waltz and the Jim Henson Company. Does this mean Christoph Waltz will be hanging out...
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  • The Portable Door: Christoph Waltz & Guy Pearce to Star in Fantasy Comedy Film

    The Portable Door: Christoph Waltz & Guy Pearce to Star in Fantasy Comedy Film

    1 month ago - By Coming Soon

    The Portable Door: Christoph Waltz & Guy Pearce to star in fantasy comedy film
    According to The Hollywood Reporter , Muppets creator The Jim Henson Company is in the process of developing a film adaptation of The Portable Door, based on author Tom Holt's fantasy adventure comedy J.W. Wells & Co. novel series. Oscar-winner Christoph Waltz and Emmy winner Guy Pearce have signed on to star opposite Patrick Gibson with Waltz, Pearce, and Gibson portraying the roles of villain Humphrey Wells, shape-shifting goblin Dennis Tanner and lead character Paul Carpenter, respectively.
    “We were...
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