Pacific Rim: Uprising

Will there be a ‘Pacific Rim 3’? Here’s what John Boyega told us

Hollywood studios don’t splash $150 million on a film unless they expect a sequel to follow. That’s exactly what happened with 2013’s “Pacific Rim” and, because that grossed over $411 million at the box office, that’s exactly their plan with the recently...

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 5:31pm

John Boyega is ready to get honest about what Hollywood needs to do next: 'People have had enough'

Even over the phone it immediately becomes apparent why John Boyega is already a mega movie star at just 26-years-old. Not only is he warm and amiable from the outset, but then once you dive into a conversation with the “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” actor he is straight to the point and...

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 11:01am

‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ is big, dumb fun

‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ Director: Steven S. DeKnight  Starring: John Boyega, Scott Eastwood, Jing Tian, Rinko Kikuchi, Cailee Spaeny, Burn Gorman, Adria Arjona, Zhang Jin, Charlie Day Rating: PG-13 3 (Out Of 5) Globes   Plot: Jake Pentecost (John Boyega) is the son of...

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 1:30pm

It took a while for John Boyega to warm to ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

While most critics adored Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the blockbuster provoked quite the backlash from some fans of the franchise. They either took umbrage with the humor, or the revelations, abilities, plots, arcs and deaths of certain characters, while some fools had a problem with how progressive...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 4:32pm

How Idris Elba reacted to John Boyega playing his son in 'Pacific Rim: Uprising'

When John Boyega tackles the Kaiju in Pacific Rim: Uprising he has some pretty big shoes to fill. Not just because he is replacing Idris Elba as the lead actor in the franchise, but also because he is playing his son, too. Unfortunately, the death of Elba’s General Stacker Pentecost in...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 2:55pm

How involved is Guillermo del Toro in 'Pacific Rim: Uprising'?

It is always a worry when the director of a film doesn’t return for its sequel, especially when the plan was always to expand the original into a franchise. That’s exactly how “Pacific Rim” fans felt when it was announced that Guillermo del Toro wouldn’t be returning...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:21pm

John Boyega talks ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’, listening to fans, and producing

Despite his involvement in the biggest franchise in movie history, John Boyega isn’t resting on his laurels. In fact, the "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" actor has actually decided to branch out from in front of the camera and take a hands-on role as a producer, starting his own...

Friday, October 13, 2017 - 5:35pm