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Jon Favreau

Jon Favreau

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Famous as :

Actor, director

Birth Name :

Jonathan Kolia Favreau

Birth Date :

October 19, 1966

Birth Place :

Queens, New York City, New York, US

Spouse :

Joya Tillem (doctor, since 24-Nov-00)

Claim to fame :

As D-Bob in "Rudy" (1993)

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Jon Favreau Discusses 'Star Wars' and 'Magic Kingdom'

March 11, 2014 03:44:23 GMT

addressed "Star Wars" rumor and his delayed project "". The director told MTV he would have directed "Star Wars Episode 7" if anyone had actually asked. In a separate chat with Collider, he assured Disney's fans that "Magic Kingdom" was not dead although there's not any new update on the project since his announcement back in 2012.
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Jon Favreau to Direct Disney's Live-Action 'Jungle Book'

November 06, 2013 05:01:32 GMT

A new live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale "" is close to get a director. Deadline learns that , who directed the first two "" films, is in talks to helm the project for Disney.
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Miley Cyrus Is 'So Undercover' in Action Comedy's First Trailer

October 13, 2012 17:22:14 GMT

The first trailer of Weinstein's "" has been released. Lead star transforms herself from street private investigator to an FBI agent going undercover as a college student.
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Ryan Reynolds and Jon Favreau to Team Up for Race Movie 'Battle for Bonneville'

October 13, 2012 05:39:53 GMT

has nabbed his latest movie project with New Regency. According to Deadline, the husband of has been attached to star in a movie called "", which is based on the true story of racer brothers Art and Walt Arfons.
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2012 Critics' Choice TV Awards Nominees: 'Downton Abbey' Vies for Best Drama Series

June 06, 2012 02:02:34 GMT

The Broadcast Television Journalists Association has unveiled the nominees for the second annual Critics' Choice Television Awards. The list sees a stiff competition in the Best Drama Series category, with "", "", "", "", "" and "" as the contenders.
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Sheryl Crow Says Her Brain Tumor Is Non-Cancerous, Thanks Fans for Their Support

June 06, 2012 01:23:21 GMT

reached out to her Twitter followers soon after news about her brain tumor made headlines. The 50-year-old singer told the fans not to worry about it because it's benign and she thanked them for their outpouring supports.
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Jon Favreau Close to Direct Big Screen Take on 'Jersey Boys'

June 06, 2012 01:21:42 GMT

GK Films' musical project "" is close to find its director. Variety has learned that "" helmer has become the frontrunner to tackle the directing duty for the big screen adaptation of the famous Broadway play "Jersey Boys: The Story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons".
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2011 Saturn Awards Winners in Movie: 'Inception' Rules With Five Prizes

June 25, 2011 02:13:13 GMT

The 37th Annual Saturn Awards has taken place on Friday, June 24. During the event presented by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, "" snatched five kudos out of nine nominations, including Best Science Fiction Film.
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Celebrities Pay Tribute to Late 'Columbo' Star Peter Falk

June 25, 2011 01:46:57 GMT

Peter Falk, who played the beloved TV detective Lt. Columbo, has passed away. The 83-year-old actor died peacefully at his Beverly Hills home Thursday evening, June 23, his attorney and family friend Larry Larson said. As soon as news of his passing made headlines, Hollywood celebrities have begun paying their tributes.
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Jon Favreau Explains Further Why He Leaves 'Iron Man 3'

December 16, 2010 04:21:41 GMT

turned down directing duties on "" after deciding he wanted to work on a movie which "isn't loaded with built-in expectations". Favreau helped create a hugely successful film franchise, starring as the comic book superhero, by directing the first two installments and bringing in profits of more than $1 billion.
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Official Cover Art of Avril Lavigne's 'What the Hell'

December 15, 2010 04:33:59 GMT

Before debuting "What the Hell", reveals cover art of the new single. Wearing smoky eye make-up, the pop/rock singer is dressed in a casual outfit with a "Drink Me" necklace, slightly tilting her head and running her fingers through her blonde hair.
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Video Premiere: Greyson Chance's 'Waiting Outside the Lines'

December 15, 2010 04:00:06 GMT

is a piano man in a music video for his debut single "Waiting Outside the Lines". From playing the piano in a dark room, the YouTube singing sensation is transported to a highway full of speeding cars, empty rooftop with city view on the background and street crowded by passersby before brought back to the room in the middle of cheering girls. He closes the clip by playing under the rain.
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'Fast Five' Debuts Action-Packed Teaser Trailer and New Photos

December 15, 2010 03:47:12 GMT

"" teaser trailer has made its way out as scheduled on December 14. It once again reunites 's Brian O'Conner and 's Dom Toretto. Since former cop Brian and 's Mia Toretto broke Dom out of custody, they've blown across many borders to elude authorities.
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Jon Favreau Confirms He Is Not Directing 'Iron Man 3', but 'Magic Kingdom'

December 15, 2010 02:38:10 GMT

is not going to return to the next "" film. Following a report first brought into attention by Vulture that he will not direct "", the filmmaker has confirmed that the news is indeed true. "It's true, I'm directing , not Iron Man 3. I've had a great run with Marvel and wish them the best," Favreau just tweeted on December 14.
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'Iron Man' Helmer to Step Into Disney's 'Magic Kingdom'

November 11, 2010 08:58:07 GMT

Disney plans to turn another theme park attraction into a movie. Called "", the project is about to get its helmer. According to Deadline Hollywood, is currently in talks to direct the movie, which was first conceived two years ago.
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'Cowboys and Aliens' Debuts Footage at Comic Con, Has First Photo With Daniel Craig

July 26, 2010 07:00:40 GMT

made a stop at Hall H of San Diego Comic Con Convention Center on Saturday, July 24 to present "". He was not alone as he took along the film's cast including , and .
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First Look at Jon Favreau's 'Cowboys and Aliens'

May 19, 2010 06:57:20 GMT

Director has shared the first look at his upcoming film "" by posting an image from shooting camera tests through Twitpic. Though so, the photo does not reveal much as it only features a man, whose face unseen, dressing like a cowboy.
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Jon Favreau Wants Mandarin for 'Iron Man 3' Villain

May 08, 2010 07:55:12 GMT

"" has just been dropped in U.S. theaters on May 7 and talk about the follow-up has once again begun. Speaking to MTV, reveals who will be likely seen as the villain in "". He says, "You have to do The Mandarin," when asked whether the said character is considered to appear in the forthcoming movie.
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'House M.D.' 6.20 Preview: House Dances

April 27, 2010 08:26:42 GMT

House has a lot of talents and one of them is doing a rendition of "Midnight Train to Georgia" complete with the choreography. In the upcoming episode of "", House spends extra-curricular time with his Princeton Plainsboro colleagues, performing a karaoke rendition of a Gladys Knight & The Pips classic with Foreman and Chase.
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Video: Drake Kissing Fan on the Lips During Concert

April 27, 2010 08:01:33 GMT

When performing in Nashville, Tennessee over the weekend for his Away From Home tour, got a female concertgoer joining him in one of his sets. The Canadian rapper took her by hands, drew her closer and danced with her.
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First Video Preview to 'Jonah Hex' Comes Out

April 27, 2010 06:37:15 GMT

The first trailer for "" is expected to arrive on April 30. But before the full-length trailer arrives, Warner Bros. Pictures has given a sneak peek to what is offered by the film through a trailer preview.
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'Iron Man 2' Has Star-Studded World Premiere

April 27, 2010 06:04:01 GMT

arrived at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California on Monday, April 26 in a silver Audi. He came in time to attend the world premiere of his film "". While he sat behind the steer, his wife Susan Levin accompanied him on the passenger seat.
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