Nov 19, 2015 · Foley was seen as the front runner after directing a dozen episodes of Netflix ’s House of Cards, whose producer Dana Brunetti is producing Fifty Shades with Michael De Luca and author E.L. James. Perfect Stranger , an erotic thriller starring Halle Berry, Bruce Willis and Giovanni Ribisi, grossed just $24 million in the U.S., distributed …
Feb 06, 2017 · Why Fifty Shades’ New Director Is the Schlockmeister the Franchise Needs and Deserves By Jeffrey Bloomer The moody couples of James Foley’s films Reckless , Fifty Shades Darker, and Fear .
James Foley, the director for the second and third instalments of the Fifty Shades series, has explained why the story’s seductive nature meant it had to be released in cinemas rather than via a streaming site such as Netflix.
James Foley has been officially offered the job to direct the “Fifty Shades of Grey” sequel after news broke two weeks ago that he was Universal’s top choice for the project.
It looks like Universal is close to finding a director for the next installment of the ”Fifty Shades of Grey” franchise. While no offer has been delivered, sources tell Variety that James Foley is
Fifty Shades Of Grey EXCLUSIVE : James Foley has emerged as the clear frontrunner to direct Fifty Shades Darker , the sequel to Universal’s saucy blockbuster. There is speculation that he might well direct Fifty Shades Freed , the third installment of the E.L. James novel trilogy, but that is still yet to be worked out on whether the studio goes for …
After working with producer Dana Brunetti on numerous episodes of “House of Cards,” veteran filmmaker James Foley has emerged as the frontrunner to direct “Fifty Shades Darker,” the sequel to Universal’s blockbuster hit “Fifty Shades of Grey,” an individual familiar with the project has told TheWrap.
The two sequels to the film adaptation of EL James’s erotic worldwide bestseller have finally found their director. James Foley, best known for his work directing Glengarry Glen Ross and Netflix’s House of Cards, has been brought in by Universal Pictures to helm both films, according to The Wrap .
After a long wait, James Foley is the frontrunner to direct the sequel to the almost $570 million worldwide and counting blockbuster, Fifty Shades of Grey. James Foley who directed films such as 1992 David Mamet adaptation, Glengarry Glen Ross, and the Halle Berry starrer thriller, Perfect Stranger, is the clear choice for the gig.
Director of the original Fifty Shades Of Grey flick released earlier this year, Sam Taylor-Johnson, announced she would not be returning to direct the sequel. The movie was a rousing success as it grossed $569million worldwide.