Jose Padilha

Tuesday, August 1, 1967
Birth Place: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Samuel L. Jackson Joining 'Robocop'

Samuel L. Jackson is joining the cast of Robocop, MGM and Sony’s remake of the classic 1987 sci-fi action movie.... Read more

Gary Oldman Joining MGM's 'Robocop' Remake

Gary Oldman has inked a deal to star opposite Joel Kinnaman in MGM’s remake of Robocop. Jose Padilha is directing the film, which is being produced by Strike Entertainment’s Marc Abraham and Eric Newman.... Read more

Michael Fassbender Wanted For Robocop

Less a casting announcement and more a statement of directorial intent, Elite Squad director Jose Padilha has revealed that he intends to speak to Michael Fassbender with regard to his pending Robocop remake.... Read more

'Elite Squad' Director to Helm 'Robocop' Remake

Jose Padilha, the Brazilian director behind the gritty South American Elite Squad movies, is in talks to direct Robocop, the film project which is the reconstituted MGM’s top priority.... Read more