Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr Viber
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Big 2015 Movie Preview
The 50 Best Films Of 2014
Review Of The Year 2014
100 Greatest Characters
Your all-time favourite heroes and villains
Subscribe To Empire
Sign up now and save 44%
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
TODAY
Empire's Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice Issue Is Here!
On shelves, iPads and Android tablets...
Tom Cruise Already Planning The Next Mission: Impossible
''We’ll probably start shooting it next summer...''
Drew Pearce Says The Other Ghostbusters Is Still Happening
A 'gigantic bold idea', but a long way off yet
Patrick Osborne To Direct Battling Boy
Animator adapting Paul Pope's graphic novel
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
TODAY
Drew Pearce Says The Other Ghostbusters Is Still Happening
A 'gigantic bold idea', but a long way off yet
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
Magic Mike XXL (2015)
Empire Star Rating
Jupiter Ascending (2015)
Empire Star Rating
Foxcatcher (2015)
Empire Star Rating
The Book Of Life (2014)
Empire Star Rating
22 Jump Street (2014)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Channing Tatum Wants A Bad Romance
Warm Bodies' Jonathan Levine will write and direct

31 October 2013  |  Written by James White  |  Source: The Hollywood Reporter

submit to reddit

Don’t look at the title for Bad Romance and think that Channing Tatum, who is in early talks to star, will be dressing up as Lady Gaga any time soon (unless there are some Halloween pictures we’re yet to see). He’s actually just considering the new film from Warm Bodies’ Jonathan Levine.

No information about Bad Romance has been released yet, since The Hollywood Reporter only brings word that Tatum is looking to get involved as the star and that he’ll also be producing the film with Iron Horse Entertainment partner Reid Carolin. It's tempting to envision it as a feature length version of the Gaga video, but that's probably not the idea.

Levine, who also made All The Boys Love Mandy Lane, The Wackness and 50/50, is set to write and direct. He’s attached to several films, including Jamaica and Little Girl Lost.

Tatum likewise has plenty on his To Do List. He’s developing a film about stuntman Evel Knievel and has been pondering a sequel to Magic Mike. He’s at work right now on comedy sequel 22 Jump Street and will show up in Foxcatcher, Jupiter Ascending, Book Of Life and – in voice only – The Lego Movie, which just released a new trailer (see it here).


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Brian Yuzna Developing Society Sequel
Body Modification still ongoing
Disney Re-Scales Pete's Dragon
UPDATE: David Lowery in talks to direct his script


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
The N.W.A-Team
Empire visits the set of Straight Outta Compton

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Read Empire's official verdict

Empire Meets Joely Richardson
On Maggie, Arnie and Event Horizon

Sven Hansen-Løve Talks Eden
The house DJ on France’s answer to 24 Hour Party People

100 Greatest Movie Characters
The complete list of your all-time favourite heroes and villains

Vote Now For Your Favourite TV Shows
Pick your top five - if you can...

Paul Rudd Is Awesome
Being awesome: from Clueless to Ant-Man

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Empire print magazine

Delivered to your door – with exclusive subscriber only covers each month!

Subscribe now!

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Empire digital magazine

Exclusive and enhanced content – get instant access via your iPad or Android device

Subscribe now!

Subscribe now and save up to 67%
Print, Digital & Package options available Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire Digital Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  Digital Edition  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)