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Wagner Moura, Star Of Brazilian Box Office Sensation 'Elite Squad,' Joins Neill Blomkamp's 'Elysium'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • March 9, 2011 9:00 AM
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With pre-production starting next month, another name has come aboard Neill Blomkamp's "Elysium" and while he's not yet a household name, his appearance in the film should raise his profile considerably.

Jodie Foster Says Role In Neill Blomkamp's 'Elysium' Isn't A Done Deal Yet

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • February 4, 2011 4:28 AM
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Last month, everything looked good to go on Neill Blomkamp's upcoming, secretive sci-fi pic "Elysium." He assembled a cast with Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley said to be on board and Sony dropped a staggering $120 million to get the rights to the film. But it appears everything isn't quite a done deal just yet.

Sony Finds $120 Million In Their Couch Cushions To Buy Neill Blomkamp's 'Elysium'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • January 20, 2011 3:40 AM
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Well, that didn't take long. Just after reports earlier today that director Neill Blomkamp was shopping his secretive sophomore sci-fi epic "Elysium" around town, it's now been revealed that Sony wants to get back into business with the director in a big way.

'Blade Runner' Designer Syd Mead To Work On 'Elysium,' Film Set 100 Years In The Future

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • January 19, 2011 9:51 AM
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Tentative Release Date Being Eyed For 2012 Holiday SeasonWell, the details surrounding Neill Blomkamp's next film "Elysium" have been kept very tightly under wraps, the morsels of info that are spilling out are enticing. The cast so far is very strong with Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley all on board and now a few more exciting bits of info have been revealed.

Jodie Foster Joins Matt Damon & Sharlto Copley In Neill Blomkamp's 'Elysium'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • January 3, 2011 7:57 AM
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Things are heating up for Neill Blomkamp's "Elysium," the followup to his blockbuster smash "District 9." Deadline reports that Jodie Foster has signed on, joining the previously announced Matt Damon and Sharlto Copley in what is shaping up to be a very exciting cast.

Matt Damon In Discussions To Join Sharlto Copley In Neill Blomkamp's 'Elysium'

  • By Oliver Lyttelton
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  • December 10, 2010 4:16 AM
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If we were a movie star, we'd like to think we'd want a career like Matt Damon. Since breaking out with "Good Will Hunting," the actor's gone out of his way to work with consistently interesting directors, from Steven Spielberg and Anthony Minghella early in his career to more recent collaborations with the likes of Paul Greengrass, Clint Eastwood and the Coen Brothers. And today's brought the surprise news that Damon looks to be teaming with one of the most exciting talents to debut in the last few years.

Neill Blomkamp Will Reteam With Sharlto Copley For 'Elysium,' Seeking Cast & Distribution

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • December 6, 2010 5:38 AM
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It's been pretty common knowledge since the beginning of the year that Neill Blomkamp was planning to follow the massive success of "District 9" not with a sequel or as was erroneously rumored at one time, "The Hobbit," but with a project of his own creation called "Elysium."

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