Ridley Scott

Ridley Scott to be honoured with BAFTA Fellowship

Ridley Scott to be honoured with BAFTA Fellowship

Filmmaker Ridley Scott will be awarded a Fellowship at the British Academy Film Awards, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced.

Feb 01, 2018, 18:53 PM IST
Ridley Scott feels he is too dangerous for 'Star Wars' films

Ridley Scott feels he is too dangerous for 'Star Wars' films

Director Ridley Scott has said that Disney will never allow him to helm a "Star Wars" movie as he feels he is "too dangerous" for it.

Dec 28, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
Blade Runner 2049 was 'way too long': Ridley Scott

Blade Runner 2049 was 'way too long': Ridley Scott

In an interview, Scott was asked about the Denis Villeneuve-directed film, which featured actors Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford in the lead roles.

Dec 28, 2017, 11:41 AM IST
Watch: First look of Google's 'India In A Day' crowdsourced documentary

Watch: First look of Google's 'India In A Day' crowdsourced documentary

The project was launched on October 10 last year as part of which the search giant had asked Indian netizens to submit videos from their daily lives.

Jan 22, 2016, 20:15 PM IST
Ridley Scott makes tough space movies look so easy: Boyle

Ridley Scott makes tough space movies look so easy: Boyle

Filmmaker Danny Boyle challenged his fellow Britisher Ridley Scott after "The Martian" director called his acclaimed 2015 movie "straightforward".

Jan 06, 2016, 13:05 PM IST
Ridley Scott, Anurag Kashyap join creative forces

Ridley Scott, Anurag Kashyap join creative forces

Reputed British filmmaker Ridley Scott has collaborated with Indian filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, as well as Indo-Canadian auteur Richie Mehta for a "user-generated" documentary titled "India in a Day", that will capture the essence of evolving India across 24 hours.

Oct 01, 2015, 18:57 PM IST
ISRO to celebrate Mangalyaan anniversary with 'The Martian'

ISRO to celebrate Mangalyaan anniversary with 'The Martian'

On the occasion of first anniversary of the successful launch of Mangalyaan (Mars Orbiter Mission), Fox Star Studios will host a special screening of Ridley Scott`s "The Martian" for scientists of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and their families.

Sep 24, 2015, 18:20 PM IST
Ridley Scott confirms working on 'Prometheus 2'

Ridley Scott confirms working on 'Prometheus 2'

Director Ridley Scott has confirmed that the sequel to 2012's "Prometheus" is his next project, saying that he has already started to look for locations.

Aug 28, 2015, 13:06 PM IST
Ridley Scott to direct Don Winslow's 'The Cartel' for Fox

Ridley Scott to direct Don Winslow's 'The Cartel' for Fox

Ridley Scott has teamed up with Fox to adapt Don Winslow's novel "The Cartel", whose story has parallels to the real-life drug lord El Chapo.

Jul 24, 2015, 15:04 PM IST
'Alien vs Predator' stopped Ridley Scott to make 'Alien 3'

'Alien vs Predator' stopped Ridley Scott to make 'Alien 3'

Actress Sigourney Weaver says spin-off of the popular 1979 movie "Alien" was the reason why director Ridley Scott never continued the franchise.

Jul 22, 2015, 09:58 AM IST
Jessica Chastain says Ridley Scott is game-changer for women in Hollywood

Jessica Chastain says Ridley Scott is game-changer for women in Hollywood

  Jessica Chastain has credited Ridley Scottfor creating multiple lead roles for women in Hollywood .

Mar 01, 2015, 18:19 PM IST

Morocco banned Moses epic for 'showing God': Distributor

Morocco banned biblical epic "Exodus: Gods and Kings" on the flight of the Jews from ancient Egypt because it "represents God" which is forbidden under Islam, its distributor said Saturday.

Dec 27, 2014, 22:07 PM IST

Morcco bans Ridley Scott`s `Exodus`

Morocco has banned cinemas from showing the biblical epic "Exodus: Gods and Kings" just one day before the Hollywood blockbuster was due to be screened, media reports said Thursday.

Dec 26, 2014, 04:19 AM IST
Ridley Scott's 'Exodus' tops weekend box office

Ridley Scott's 'Exodus' tops weekend box office

 Ridley Scott's latest biblical epic 'Exodus: Gods and Kings,' has topped the weekend box office with 24.5 million dollars on its debut weekend.

Dec 15, 2014, 12:52 PM IST
'Blade Runner 2' is best script Harrison ever read: Ridley Scott

'Blade Runner 2' is best script Harrison ever read: Ridley Scott

Ridley Scott, who directed the 1982 sci-fi classic 'Blade Runner', says Harrison Ford is absolutely on board for the film.

Dec 15, 2014, 08:46 AM IST
'Exodus: Gods and Kings' review: Visually splendid

'Exodus: Gods and Kings' review: Visually splendid

Gods and Kings’ is the biblical tale of Moses, the adopted son of the Pharaoh who was raised as an Egyptian prince and later turned into a prophet, religious leader and a lawgiver. He figures prominently in the Jewish, Christian and Islamic scriptures.

Dec 05, 2014, 16:36 PM IST
Ridley Scott a fan of Aaron Paul

Ridley Scott a fan of Aaron Paul

 Director Ridley Scott has cast 'Breaking Bad' star Aaron Paul in his epic film 'Exodus: Gods and Kings'.

Nov 27, 2014, 18:29 PM IST
Ridley Scott misses brother Tony

Ridley Scott misses brother Tony

Filmmaker Ridley Scott said he misses his younger brother Tony Scott terribly, since he committed suicide in August 2012.

Nov 27, 2014, 08:49 AM IST
'Exodusa' my biggest project: Ridley Scott

'Exodusa' my biggest project: Ridley Scott

Filmmaker Ridley Scott, popular for his work in "Gladiator", "Aliensa and "Prometheus", says his upcoming English film "Exodus: Gods and Kings" is the biggest project of his career even budget-wise.

Nov 22, 2014, 15:47 PM IST
Lynda Obst, Ridley Scott developing Ebola TV series

Lynda Obst, Ridley Scott developing Ebola TV series

 

Los Angeles: As the Ebola virus outbreak causes global health scare, a TV series about the deadly pathogen is in the works.

Oct 18, 2014, 14:59 PM IST