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episode 699: Jaws, Dragon’s Lair, Mad Max, & What Happens To The Oscars & Golden Globes This Year?

On the March 30, 2020 Episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Jaws, Dragon’s Lair, Mad Max, and a bunch of Coronavirus updates.


Opening Banter: Is it still March?


In The News:

  • Ben: ‘Bruce’, a Musical About the Making of Steven Spielberg’s ‘Jaws’, Swims to Stage in 2021
  • Ben: Netflix Making a ‘Dragon’s Lair’ Movie Based on Legendary Arcade Game, Ryan Reynolds to Star and Produce
  • Ben: George Miller Wants to Shoot ‘Mad Max’ Furiosa Prequel Next Year, and Has Auditioned Anya Taylor-Joy for the Lead


  • Ben: China Closing All Movie Theaters Again to Keep Battling Coronavirus
  • Peter mentions The Emmys Still on Track for September, But Deadlines Have Been Shifted and Campaigning Suspended
  • Ben: Golden Globes Altering Eligibility Rules Due to Coronavirus Complications, Oscars and More Likely to Follow Suit
  • Ben: Disneyland and Walt Disney World Will Remain Closed “Until Further Notice” [Updated]


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