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Monday: With the second largest opening for a film in the Bourne franchise, Jason Bourne topped the weekend box office as audiences came out in support of Matt Damon’s return to the title role nine years after The Bourne Ultimatum.
Tuesday: Disney is in early discussions with Brian Grazer and Ron Howard’s Imagine Entertainment about rebooting “Splash,” one of the production banner’s early classics. Channing Tatum and Jillian Bell are attached to star in the remake written by Maria Lewis-Ryan.
Wednesday: Benedict Cumberbatch is set to star in an adaptation of the classic British novel “Rogue Male” for Fox Searchlight.
Thursday: The latest film targeted for an update is 1973’s Papillon, which already has Charlie Hunnam in the lead role. Now Mr. Robot star Rami Malek will join him in the cast.
Friday: Variety reports that Ridley is now attached to star in “Chaos Walking.” Based on the first book in Patrick Ness‘ “Chaos Walking” YA series, the story follows Todd Hewitt and Viola Eade, and takes place on an Earth-like planet that humans have colonized.
Saturday: James Corden and Rose Byrne are in talks to star in a film based on Beatrix Potter’s much-loved creation Peter Rabbit.
Sunday: R.I.P. The Big Lebowski’s David Huddleston.
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