Daily Podcast: Tomb Raider 2, Crazy Rich Asians 2, Earthsea, Lord Of The Rings, And More

On the September 5, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss the latest film and TV news, including Ben Wheatley's Tomb Raider sequel, Crazy Rich Asians 2, The Handmaid's Tale sequel, an Earthsea TV show, and Will Poulter being cast in Amazon's The Lord of the Rings.

Opening Banter: In the News:

  • HT - 'Tomb Raider' Sequel Set for 2021, 'Free Fire' Filmmaker Ben Wheatley to Direct
  • Ben - 'Crazy Rich Asians' Sequel Having Crazy Rich Problems, Writer Adele Lim Leaves Over Pay Disparity
  • Ben - 'The Handmaid's Tale' Sequel is Also Being Adapted for Hulu
  • HT - An 'Earthsea' TV Series Based on Ursula K. Le Guin's Novels is Being Conjured by A24
  • Ben - Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings' Show Casts 'Midsommar's Will Poulter
  • Other Articles Mentioned:

  • 'Doctor Sleep' Features an Exact Recreation of Stanley Kubrick's Overlook Hotel Sets [Set Visit]
  • All the other stuff you need to know:

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