• Heads Up, An Original Dwayne Johnson Netflix Movie is Coming Soon

    2 monthes ago - By Slash Film

    In Netflix's latest move in its ongoing quest for entertainment dominance, the streaming service has now secured the rights to a new movie called John Henry and the Statesmen that has international superstar Dwayne Johnson on board in the lead role.
    Learn more about the first Dwayne Johnson Netflix movie below.
    Variety brings word that John Henry and the Statesmen will reteam Johnson with director Jake Kasdan , who directed the action star in last year's surprise smash hit Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. Netflix won a “heated bidding war that attracted many of the major studios,” proving...
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  • Jumanji's Dwayne Johnson And Jake Kasdan Are Doing Another Movie Together

    Jumanji's Dwayne Johnson And Jake Kasdan Are Doing Another Movie Together

    2 monthes ago - By Cinéma Blend

    A sequel to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is coming, but Dwayne Johnson and director Jake Kasdan have even
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  • Dwayne Johnson & Netflix Team Up For John Henry Movie

    Dwayne Johnson & Netflix Team Up For John Henry Movie

    2 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Dwayne Johnson and Netflix are teaming up on a folklore-inspired film titled John Henry and the Statesmen. This will mark the first collaboration between The Rock and the streaming giant, as well as the third project overall for Johnson and director Jake Kasdan. The latter duo previously joined creative forces on 2017's smash box office hit Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and will reunite to begin shooting Jumanji 3 near the end of this year. In addition to joining lucrative properties like Jumanji and Fast & Furious , Johnson has spent the last ten years expanding his "brand" to encompass...
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  • Dwayne Johnson and ‘Jumanji' Director Reteaming for Netflix Family Film

    Dwayne Johnson and ‘Jumanji' Director Reteaming for Netflix Family Film

    2 monthes ago - By Decider

    As John Henry, The Rock will lead an ensemble cast of the most popular figures from folklore and legend from around the world.
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  • Dwayne Johnson to Star in John Henry and The Statesmen for Netflix

    Dwayne Johnson to Star in John Henry and The Statesmen for Netflix

    2 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    Dwayne Johnson to star in John Henry and The Statesmen for Netflix
    Netflix has secured the rights to an original pitch from writer Tom Wheeler currently entitled John Henry and The Statesmen , developed with Hiram Garcia, President of Production at Seven Bucks Productions. The film will be directed by Jake Kasdan and star Dwayne Johnson in a follow up to their incredibly successful Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle .
    Johnson will serve as a producer on the film in addition to starring as John Henry and leading an ensemble cast of the most popular figures from folklore and legend from all...
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  • Dwayne Johnson, Jake Kasdan to Reunite on Netflix's ‘John Henry and The Statesmen'

    Dwayne Johnson, Jake Kasdan to Reunite on Netflix's ‘John Henry and The Statesmen'

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Netflix has acquired the rights to an original pitch from writer Tom Wheeler currently titled “John Henry and the Statesmen,” which stars Dwayne Johnson and will be directed by Jake Kasdan.
    Johnson and Kasdan previously worked together on “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.” Johnson will also serve as producer on the film alongside Kasdan and Seven Bucks Productions' Dany Garcia, Hiram Garcia and Beau Flynn of FlynnPicture Co. Melvin Mar , FPC's Wendy Jacobson and Wheeler will executive produce.
    Johnson will star as John Henry while leading an ensemble cast of the most popular figures from...
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  • Dwayne Johnson & ‘Jumanji' Helmer Jake Kasdan Reteam For John Henry Family Action Movie Set At Netflix

    2 monthes ago - By Deadline

    In what was described as a competitive bidding situation, Netflix has nabbed the rights to the feature, John Henry and The Statesmen , with Dwayne Johnson attached as the star and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle director Jake Kasdan on board to direct. Johnson and his Seven Bucks Productions partners Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia are producing the project with Kasdan, and Seven Bucks frequent collaborator Beau Flynn of FlynnPictureCo.
    The pic is based on an original pitch...
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