Timur Bekmambetov

'Ben-Hur' Remake Casts Jack Huston in the Title Role

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by Britt Hayes September 16, 2014 09:46 PM
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Although it was rumored that Tom Hiddleston was being eyed for the leading role in director Timur Bekmambetov's upcoming remake of 'Ben-Hur,' it seems the epic redo has found its leading man: 'Boardwalk Empire' star Jack Huston. Oh, sorry, guess you might not recognize him unless he's missing half of his face.

Syfy is Updating 'The Wizard of Oz' With Help From the Director of 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter'

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by Damon Houx July 22, 2013 07:58 PM
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The Syfy channel wants to get in on the recent resurgence of 'The Wizard of Oz'-related material with their own revised and rebooted Oz. The plan is to move the story to a post-apocalyptic future, and have 'Abraham LIncoln: Vampire Hunter' director Timur Bekmambetov at the helm of their version, which is titled 'Warriors of Oz.'