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Goodbye Christopher Robin, the biopic of Winnie the Pooh creator A. A. Milne, opens Friday The post CS Tours Pooh Corner and the REAL Hundred Acre Wood appeared first on ComingSoon.net.

Writer-director Tom McCarthy has joined Disney’s team working the on latest live-action fantasy movie, “Christopher Robin,” which will be based on the classic Winnie-the-Pooh stories. McCarthy, who won an Oscar for “Spotlight” and co-wrote the story for Pixar’s “Up” will be rewriting the Disney script previously drafted by indie filmmaker Alex Ross Perry (“Listen Up Philip,” “Queen Of Earth,” “Golden Exits“). Continue reading ‘Spotlight’ Director Tom McCarthy Set To Rewrite Disney’s Live Action ‘Christopher Robin’ at The Playlist.

Winnie The Pooh” may be a beloved, well-known brand, but as the character make its way to the big screen in a live-action adaptation from Disney, the studio seems willing to some risks. First, they hired indie filmmaker Alex Ross Perry, best known for acidic dramas like “Listen Up Philip,” to pen the script. And now, they tapped a director whose last blockbuster outing as a production nightmare to get behind the camera. Continue reading ‘World War Z’ Director Marc Forster To Helm Disney’s Live-Action ‘Winnie The Pooh’ at The Playlist.

EXCLUSIVE: Fox today confirmed the news that Deadline previously broke about Domhnall Gleeson and Margot Robbie being set to star in Simon Curtis’ Goodbye Christopher Robin. Gleeson, who scared the bejeezus out of kids worldwide as the evil General Hux in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, will play Winnie the Pooh creator A.A. Milne. Robbie plays his wife Daphne. Curtis (My Week with Marilyn) directs with the script written by Frank Cottrell Boyce (Millions) and Simon Vaughan…

Just a day after news broke that Margot Robbie had been the catalyst for a Harley Quinn spin-off project, Deadline has confirmed the 25-year-old Australian actress is in what we’re hearing is negotiations to appear in Simon Curtis’ Goodbye Christopher Robin. That project, set up at Fox Searchlight, charts the relationship between A.A. Milne and his son, which led to the creation of Winnie the Pooh, named after Milne’s son Robin’s teddy bear. Robin, who initially had a…

EXCLUSIVE: Domhnall Gleeson, seared into the consciences of children worldwide for his turn as the villainous General Hux in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, could be about to play a more family friendly figure in Winnie the Pooh creator AA Milne. Gleeson is in talks to board Simon Curtis’ Goodbye Christopher Robin, which charts the relationship between Milne and his son, which led to the creation of everyone’s favourite honey-loving bear Winnie the Pooh. Pooh was named…