The Division movie may co-star Jessica Chastain – report

Last month we reported that Donnie Dark and Brokeback Mountain actor Jake Gyllenhaal would be playing the lead in a . Now it’s looking like he may be joined by Zero Dark Thirty and Interstellar star Jessica Chastain.

According to , Chastain is “in negotiations” to co-star with Gyllenhaal.

The silver screen adaptation would follow the game’s premise pretty closely as it would focus on a military unit searching for a cure for a disease that has left Manhattan in a John Carpenter-esque state.

Warcraft most successful game-film, Duncan Jones up for a sequel

The Warcraft movie hasn’t Thralled critics but it’s doing the business globally – and director Duncan Jones is up for a sequel if it comes to it.

Globally the Warcraft movie has made $377.6m, reported , and more than $200m of that in China. That makes Warcraft the most commercially successful video-game film ever, beating previous champion Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time ($336m), which starred Jake Gyllenhaal’s muscular torso.
The Angry Birds film, meanwhile – which I’ve watched and it isn’t great – has made $327m.

Duncan Jones was congratulated about the numbers and quizzed on Twitter about a possible Warcraft sequel. “If it becomes an option, I’d love to,” . “Don’t think we are quite there yet, but on the way, and doing good,” . “I’m desperate to do Taurens. We’ll just have to wait and see if we get the chance,” .

The Division is being made into a movie starring Jake Gyllenhaal – report

A silver screen adaptation of Tom Clancy’s The Division is in the works with Donnie Darko himself Jake Gyllenhaal playing the lead.

As reported by , Gyllenhaal is also producing the film.

A movie based on The Division shouldn’t be that surprising given that Ubisoft’s shared world shooter was the based on its first week. It generated an astounding $330m in only five days. As of mid-May it had .