Oldboy Live-Action

Variety: Christian Bale Considers Oldboy Film Remake

August 24, 2011
Actor weighs option for Oldboy villain role after filming of Dark Knight Returns

Deadline: Josh Brolin to Star in Spike Lee’s Oldboy Remake

posted on 2011-08-29 16:30 EDT
True Grit/No Country for Old Men star reportedly attached to film originally inspired by manga

Twitch Site: Colin Firth Offered Villain Role in Oldboy Remake

November 11, 2011
The King’s Speech actor offered role as Adrian in Spike Lee’s remake film

Colin Firth Acknowledges Being ‘Approached’ for Oldboy

posted on 2011-11-19 19:20 EST
The King’s Speech actor stays mum on if he accepted role in Spike Lee’s remake

Hmm, don’t know how I feel about this. I loved the Old Boy trilogy so hope that Spike Lee can port it into an American cast with the same appeal. We will see^^

Producer: Spike Lee’s Oldboy Ending May Be Darker

November 28, 2011
Roy Lee also discusses The Ring, The Grudge, Battle Royale

Twitch Site: Colin Firth Passes on Oldboy Remake

December 8, 2011
The King’s Speech actor turns down role as Adrian in Spike Lee’s remake film

Twitch Site: Clive Owen Offered Villain Role in Oldboy Remake

posted on 2011-12-16 17:50 EST
Sin City, Children of Men actor offered role after Colin Firth turned it down

Twitch Site: Alice’s Wasikowska Offered Oldboy’s Heroine Role

posted on 2011-12-16 21:00 EST
Alice in Wonderland, Jane Eyre actress offered role after Mara Rooney passed on it

Variety Reporter: Spike Lee’s Oldboy Remake Delayed

posted on 2012-01-06 16:51 EST
Reporter: Clive Owen unlikely to play villain role

Elizabeth Olsen Offered Role in Oldboy Remake

February 28, 2012
Spike Lee-directed remake to star Josh Brolin, no date announced

Actress Elizabeth Olsen Discusses Oldboy After Reported Offer

posted on 2012-03-05 20:45 EST
Actress speaks highly of Korean film, director Lee while avoiding questions on ending

U.S. Oldboy Producer Aims to Start Production in September

posted on 2012-03-25 23:47 EDT

Variety: Sharlto Copley Offered Villain Role in Oldboy Remake

posted on 2012-04-12 15:10 EDT
Site: District 9, The A-Team actor in early talks for role of Adrian

Deadline: District 9’s Copley Closes Deal on Oldboy

posted on 2012-05-01 19:41 EDT
Actor previously reported as in talks for role of Adrian

Josh Brolin: Park Chan-wook Gave Blessing on Oldboy Remake

May 3, 2012
Remake’s star states that he is “close” with Park, emailed director directly

Brolin: Oldboy Remake ‘Won’t Tone Down Violence’

posted on 2012-05-26 12:03 EDT

Sharlto Copley Comments on Spike Lee’s Oldboy Remake

posted on 2012-07-25 23:03 EDT

Director Spike Lee Responds to Oldboy Casting Report

posted on 2012-08-04 22:16 EDT

Director Spike Lee Confirms Oldboy Casting Call, But Has ‘Rectified’ It

posted on 2012-08-09 01:45 EDT
Casting call descriptions ‘taken out to the woodshed’ after being leaked

LA Times: Samuel L. Jackson Joins Oldboy Remake

posted on 2012-08-18 03:55 EDT
Director Spike Lee recruits his Red Hook Summer composer Bruce Hornsby for remake

Variety: Red Tails’ Nate Parker Offered Part in Oldboy Remake

posted on 2012-09-04 19:30 EDT
Red Hook Summer actor in talks to play doctor who helps female lead

FilmDistrict Acquires Spike Lee’s Oldboy Remake in U.S.

September 7, 2012
Drive/Looper distributor licenses new version of Chan-wook Park’s manga-based film

Official Synopsis for Spike Lee’s Oldboy Revealed

September 8, 2012
Synopsis indicates notable deviations from South Korean movie; FilmDistrict announced as distributor

Elizabeth Olsen Comments on Oldboy Remake in Interview

posted on 2012-09-28 16:30 EDT
Liberal Arts actress discusses differences due to location, technology

Variety: James Ransone Replaces Nate Parker for Oldboy Role

posted on 2012-10-16 15:30 EDT
Sinister/Inside Man actor to play doctor who works with Elizabeth Olsen’s character

Spike Lee’s Oldboy Remake Slated for October 2013

posted on 2012-10-19 23:06 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

Oldboy Remake Film’s Set Pictures Posted

posted on 2012-10-29 19:15 EDT
Josh Brolin stars in Spike Lee’s remake slated for release in October 2013

Josh Brolin Comments on Spike Lee’s Oldboy Remake

posted on 2012-12-18 23:12 EST by Lynzee Loveridge