With just a couple of weeks to go before the Deadwood movie arrives, HBO has released a video which highlights some moments from the original series to help refresh your memory. It has been nearly 13 years since the final episode of the show aired, after all.
You can find much more information on the Deadwood movie and check out the series recap video along with a recently released behind the scenes video below.
It’s been a lengthy road, but HBO has officially begun production on their Deadwood movie.
President of HBO Programming Casey Bloys announced that production had begun in Los Angeles on the movie, which is written by the creator of the TV series, David Milch, and directed by Daniel Minahan (Game of Thrones, House of Cards). Also revealed is who from the original cast is returning for the film and where the story picks back up.
You can find all of the info in the full announcement below.
The lead roles for the movie adaptation of Suzanne Collins‘ popular novel, The Hunger Games, were taken care of early with Academy Award nominee Jennifer Lawrenceset to play Katniss Everdeen and Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworthlocked in for the roles of Peeta Mellark and Gale Hawthorne.
Since the leads were cast, the team working on the movie have been very busy bringing together a bunch of supporting actors to solidify the cast. A short time ago it was reported that Elizabeth Banks (The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Zack and Miri Make A Porno) was in talks to play Effie Trinket, the eventual handler of Lawrence’s Katniss. The talks have now been sorted out, and Banks has been officially confirmed for the role.