Sigourney Weaver Joins Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Chappie’

By | Monday October 28, 2013 @ 11:25am PDT

Neill Blomkamp‘s sci-fi Chappie has added Sigourney Weaver as filming gets underway in Johannesburg. The Sony/MRC production written by Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell follows the preternaturally gifted robot Chappie, … Read More »

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Hugh Jackman Joins Neill Blomkamp’s Sci-Fi ‘Chappie’

By | Sunday September 29, 2013 @ 5:00pm PDT

Hugh Jackman is joining the cast of Chappie, from District 9 and Elysium helmer Neill Blomkamp. He’s attached to play the rival of Dev Patel’s character in the South Africa-set sci-fi pic about … Read More »

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Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Chappie’ Gets Spring 2015 Release Date

By | Tuesday August 20, 2013 @ 2:41pm PDT

Fresh off the director’s futuristic actioner Elysium, Sony Pictures has pegged Neill Blomkamp‘s follow-up for March 27, 2015. Chappie is the story of the titular robot with artificial intelligence that is stolen by a pair … Read More »

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Sony, MRC Team On ‘Chappie,’ Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Elysium’ Followup

By | Tuesday August 13, 2013 @ 10:07am PDT
Mike Fleming

Sony has kept Neill Blomkamp in the fold, making a deal with Media Rights Capital to co-produce, co-finance and distribute his next film, called Chappie. Blomkamp will direct the script he wrote with Terri Tatchell. He will … Read More »

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