Oprah Winfrey, the American talk show host is working to produce a documentary about the cinematic pioneer Sidney Poitier. The documentary will be directed by Reginald Gudlim, confirmed the Hollywood Reporter. It has been under production for more than a year under Apple Original films. Poitier was the first black man to win the Academy Award for the Best Actor. He died on January 6, at the age of 94.
Actor Ben Schwartz has joined the cast of Universal Pictures' upcoming monster movie ''Renfield'', starring Nicholas Hoult and Nicolas Cage in lead roles. Ben will be playing the role of a mobster and the shoot will begin in early 2022 in New Orleans. The movie is based on Dracula's familiar henchman. Hoult will play the title role and Cage will be seen as Dracula.
Actress Priyanka Chopra wrapped up Amazon Prime Video's web series ''Citadel''. She took to Instagram and shared the development. "It's a wrap on #Citadel Phew. It's been hard but when you'll see it...It will be worth it! Onwards and Upwards". ''Citadel'' is an action spy series, starring The 'Game of Thrones' Richard Madden. Series is expected to stream on Amazon soon.
'Spider-Man' star Tom Holland will play the role of legendary Hollywood icon late Fred Astaire in biopic project of Sony Pictures. During a promotional event of 'Spider-Man: No Way Home' in London, the 25-year-old Tom officially confirmed it. "The script came in a week ago. I haven't read it; they haven't given it to me," said Tom. Fred Astaire, an Academy Honorary Award winner was a legend of Film History.