Articles about Jon Favreau

Jon Favreau is an American director, actor, producer, and screenwriter who was born on October 19, 1966, in New York City. As an actor, he is widely known for appearing in films like ‘Very Bad Things,’ ‘The Replacements,’ ‘Rudy,’ ‘Swingers,’ ‘Deep Impact,’ ‘Daredevil,’ ‘Chef,’ and ‘The Wolf of Wall Street,’ among many others. As a director, Favreau has been involved with the Marvel Comics Franchise which includes films like ‘Iron Man,’ ‘Iron Man 2,’ ‘The Avengers,’ ‘Iron Man 3,’ ‘Avengers: Infinity War,’ ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ and ‘Avengers: Endgame,’ among many others. Favreau has served as the creator, executive producer, and director for Star Wars Disney+ original series ‘The Mandalorian.’ He has his own production company named Fairview Entertainment. Favreau also presents the television cooking series called ‘The Chef Show.’ In 1993, he bagged his first role in the sleeper hit film ‘Rudy.’ His directorial debut came in 2001 with the crime comedy film ‘Made.’ He also served as the director of the 2016 American adventure film ‘The Jungle Book,’ which became the fifth highest-grossing film of 2016. Favreau would also appear in the upcoming film ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home.’

Surprise Jedi appearance spawns Luke Skywalker spin-off show by Disney

23 Dec 2020

Entertainment
Surprise Jedi appearance spawns Luke Skywalker spin-off show by Disney

The hype around The Mandalorian keeps getting more intense with each latest episode.

Robert Downey Jr. discusses drugs on Letterman's Netflix show

26 Oct 2020

Entertainment
Robert Downey Jr. discusses drugs on Letterman's Netflix show

David Letterman has hosted Robert Downey Jr. several times.

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' using James Gunn's script

09 Feb 2019

Entertainment
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' using James Gunn's script

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 will be the final movie in the trilogy that brought together the ragtag group from across the universe who set out to save the day while having fun.

Hours after release, 'The Lion King' teaser-trailer makes a record

26 Nov 2018

Entertainment
Hours after release, 'The Lion King' teaser-trailer makes a record

The Lion King, the Jon Favreau directed remake of the popular 1994 animated film, released its teaser trailer on November 22, marking the occasion of Thanksgiving.

#LongLiveTheKing: 'Lion King' teaser trailer is out

23 Nov 2018

Entertainment
#LongLiveTheKing: 'Lion King' teaser trailer is out

There is a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, as Disney released the first teaser trailer for the upcoming Lion King remake.

New 'Mowgli' Netflix movie gets theatrical release date and trailer

08 Nov 2018

Entertainment
New 'Mowgli' Netflix movie gets theatrical release date and trailer

Jungle Book fans rejoice! Author Rudyard Kipling's character, who became a favorite, Mowgli is returning to the screens.

'Mowgli' trailer offers a darker retelling of 'The Jungle Book'

23 May 2018

Entertainment
'Mowgli' trailer offers a darker retelling of 'The Jungle Book'

'The Jungle Book' is returning to the big screen with its darkest possible version titled 'Mowgli', the trailer of which was released yesterday.

'Avengers: Infinity War' mints Rs. 150 crore in 7 days!

04 May 2018

Entertainment
'Avengers: Infinity War' mints Rs. 150 crore in 7 days!

'Avengers: Infinity War' has zoomed past the Rs. 150 crore mark in India in seven days flat, a feat that even major Bollywood films fail to achieve.

5 Hollywood films that struck gold at Indian box office

28 Apr 2018

Entertainment
5 Hollywood films that struck gold at Indian box office

'Avengers: Infinity War' has taken a stupendous start of Rs. 30 crore (approximately) at the Indian box office and is expected to enter the Rs. 100 crore club in the opening weekend itself.

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' earns Rs.42cr, outgrosses Bollywood films in India

10 Jul 2017

Entertainment
'Spider-Man: Homecoming' earns Rs.42cr, outgrosses Bollywood films in India

"Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man" has swung his way to rule the box office.

What's up with Delhi today?

06 Dec 2016

Delhi
What's up with Delhi today?

In another tragic incident of road rage, a young 25-year old builder was shot dead in an altercation.