Jon Favreau Heads to ‘Wall Street’ & ‘Magic Kingdom’ with Pixar Now

Though director Jon Favreau has been busy, most of his work has been in front of the camera lately. Cowboys & Aliens is so last summer, and we haven’t talked about his directing the NBC pilot “Revolution” from Bad Robot, because TV coverage here just isn’t our bag. However, Favreau lent his voice to John Carter, had a supporting role in People Like Us and joins Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman in Identity Theft, in addition to reprising his role as Happy Hogan in Iron Man 3. Now Deadline reports Favreau has also booked a role in Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street with Leonardo DiCaprio. But that’s not all; the director also provided an update on Magic Kingdom that involves some collaboration with Pixar. As for The Wolf of Wall Street, the film follows a Long Island penny stockbroker who served 20 months in prison for refusing to cooperate …

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