Live-Action ‘Kim Possible’ Adds New Cast Members
“How I Met Your Mother” alum Alyson Hannigan joins the cast of the live-action Disney Channel movie “Kim Possible” as brain surgeon Dr. Ann Possible.
Boba Fett In Talks For Standalone Movie
Lucasfilms is front-running a standalone film based on fan-favourite “Star Wars” character Boba Fett.
James Mangold is writing the script and will direct.
Boba Fett was introduced in 1980’s “Empire Strikes Back” and then appeared in 1983’s “Return of the Jedi” where he met his untimely death.
Details for the storyline are being kept secret.
R. Kelly Sexual Abuse Documentary In The Works
Hulu and BuzzFeed News are joining forces to create a documentary on R. Kelly’s alleged sex cult. According to Vulture, the documentary will report on the musician’s alleged “brainwashing of younger women.” Lifetime network has already announced the production of a docuseries and film, which will cover Kelly’s alleged sexual abuse.
Ryan Guzman To Star In ‘9-1-1’ Season 2
“The Boy Next Door” actor Ryan Guzman has signed on to join the second season of the hit first responders drama, “9-1-1”, airing on Global.
Caitriona Balfe Joins Ford Vs. Ferrari Cast
"Outlander" star Caitriona Balfe joins a star-studded lineup for director James Mangold's untitled movie about car manufacturer Ford’s quest to beat Ferrari.
Balfe and "A Quiet Place" breakout star Noah Jupe are teaming up with big names like Matt Damon and Christian Bale for the movie.
Sam Heughan Is 'Bloodshot'
And that is not all for "Outlander" fans! Balfe's co-star Sam Heughan has signed on to act alongside Vin Diesel, Eiza Gonzalez and Michael Sheen in "Bloodshot", based on the Valiant comic books.
John Malkovich Snags Role In 'ABC Murders'
Emmy award winning actor John Malkovich is set to star in BBC and Amazon's next big Agatha Christie TV adaptation, a three-part retelling of "The ABC Murders".
‘Watchmen’ Adds Regina King, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson
Regina King, Don Johnson and Tim Blake Nelson have been added to the HBO pilot “Watchmen”.
Damon Lindelof will direct the television adaptation of the beloved comic book series.
Louis Gossett Jr., Adelaide Clemens and Andrew Howard are also starring in the project.
Idris Elba Joins Netflix
Acting, Directing and producing, Idris Elba is doing it all. He is set to play the role of the Hunchback of Notre Dame for Netflix and produce music for the modern day re-telling of the Victor Hugo classic.
Zachary Levi Lands A New Role
Famously known for his time on “Chuck” Zachary Levi has book a recurring role on the new up-and-coming comedy “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
More Added To ‘It: Chapter Two’
Jay Ryan is set to play the adult version of Ben Hanscom’s character in the next edition of the revamped “It” movie, based on Stephen King's popular novel.
Kim Cattrall Takes The Lead
Golden Globe winner and five-time Emmy-nominated actress Kim Cattrall is set to play a lead role in a psychological thriller called “Tell Me a Story”, which takes popular fairy tales and gives them a dark retelling.
Michelle Williams To Star In 'This Is Jane'
Michelle Williams has landed the lead role in "This Is Jane", an upcoming Amazon Studios series telling the true story of the Chicago woman who founded an underground abortion service known as Jane, which helped more than 11,000 terminate unwanted pregnancies in the late 1960s and early 1970s before the 1973 court decision Roe v. Wade legalized abortion nationally in the U.S.
Rebel Wilson Cast In 'Jo Jo Rabbit'
"Pitch Perfect" star Rebel Wilson has signed on for director Taika Waititi's ("Thor: Ragnarok") Second World War satire about a 10-year old boy in Nazi Germany who turns to an imaginary friend after discovering his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home. Joining a cast that includes Scarlett Johansson and Sam Rockwell, Wilson will play Fraulein Rahm, an instructor at the Hitler Youth Camp the boy is being forced to attend.
Ryan Reynolds Takes Over Netflix
Netflix is making big moves in the movie business, landing Ryan Reynolds to star in the new action movie "Six Underground". The flick will be penned by Reynolds' "Deadpool" and "Deadpool 2" collaborators Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese and, best of all, blockbuster director Michael Bay is set to direct the project.
Charlize Theron To Play Megyn Kelly In Roger Ailes Movie
Charlize Theron will be playing former Fox News personality Megyn Kelly in a new fact-based film looking at the sexual misconduct scandal that led to the ouster of Roger Ailes from the right-leaning cable news net. Theron will also be a producer on the still-untitled film, to be directed by Jay Roach ("Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery"). Other characters in the film yet to be cast include racters included are likely to be Gretchen Carlson, former anchor Greta Van Susteren, media mogul Rupert Murdoch and disgraced host Bill O'Reilly.
Kim Raver Makes Her Return To 'Grey's Anatomy'
Attention "Grey's Anatomy" fans! Kim Raver, a.k.a. Dr. Teddy Altman, will be returning to the show as a series regular for the upcoming 15th season.
"I am thrilled to reprise the role of Dr. Teddy Altman as a regular. Returning to Shondaland with the incredibly talented Krista Vernoff, Ellen Pompeo and the amazing cast is heavenly. I have a special place in my heart for Teddy and feel very lucky to have the opportunity to continue her story," Raver said in a statement after the announcement.
Halle Berry Joins Keanu Reeves For 'John Wick: Chapter 3'
It's official: Award-winning actress Halle Berry will star alongside Keanu Reeves in "John Wick: Chapter 3". Berry's character details are being kept on the down-low but sources say she will not play the villain.
The actress confirmed on Instagram that the sequel will hit theatres on May 17, 2019.
Jake Gyllenhaal In Talks For 'Spider-Man' Sequel
Oscar-nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal is ready to bring a little mystery to the Marvel universe, as he is in talks to play the classic villain Mysterio in the upcoming "Spider-Man: Homecoming" sequel, which is set for release on July 5, 2019.
Billie Lourd Returns To ‘American Horror Story’
“American Horror Story: Cult” alum Billie Lourd will return to the franchise for season 8 and join stars Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, and Kathy Bates. It’s rumoured the new season will be called “American Horror Story: Radioactive” but showrunner Ryan Murphy has yet to confirm.
Bradley Cooper To Star In 'The Mule'
Bradley Cooper sure has a lot on his plate, from working on a remake of “A Star Is Born” to producing with Steven Spielberg. His latest project sees him work with Clint Eastwood in a crime-drama called "The Mule".
Kat Dennings Thanksgiving
"2 Broke Girls" star Kat Dennings has scored a leading role in the upcoming ensemble comedy "Friendsgiving" with co-stars Malin Akerman and Jane Seymour.
The plot follows a disjointed gang of friends and acquaintances and their comical and chaotic Thanksgiving dinner.
Gillian Anderson And Asa Butterfield Join ‘Sex Education’
Gillian Anderson who recently got a role in “The Spy Who Dumped Me” is set to star as a sex therapist in the Netflix series “Sex Education”. Butterfield, meanwhile, will play her son, a socially awkward high school student and a virgin.
Elisabeth Moss Is Thrilling
"The Handmaid’s Tale" star Elisabeth Moss is teaming up with actor Michael Stuhlbarg in the upcoming thriller "Shirley", based on famed horror author Shirley Jackson.
Amy Ryan's Take Over
Documentary filmmaker Amy Ryan will make her narrative directing debut when she takes over for Sarah Paulson in "Lost Girls".
The movie was originally slated to premiere on Amazon with Paulson at the helm, but Ryan was chosen to replace her when the project moved over to Netflix.
Max Greenfield Is Headed To A New Series
After seven seasons on “New Girl”, Max Greenfield is getting a new role in the
comedy series “The Neighborhood”, replacing original actor Josh Lawson. Greenfield will play a Midwesterner who moves to a rough area in Los Angeles.
Kevin Hart Cast In 'Uptown Saturday Night' Remake
Kevin Hart is set to star in an upcoming remake of the 1974 classic "Uptown Saturday Night".
The film is being produced by Will Smith, with "Black-ish" creator Kenya Barris writing.
The original buddy comedy starred Sidney Poitier and Bill Cosby as friends on the hunt for a winning lottery ticket in the underground nightclub scene.
Jennifer Love Hewitt Joins ‘9-1-1’
Jennifer Love Hewitt is joining season 2 of Global’s drama “9-1-1”. The actress will fill the void left by Connie Britton who only had a one-year deal for the series but could potentially return in a guest role. “9-1-1” airs on Global on Wednesdays.
Netflix Picks Up Guillermo Del Toro Series
Guillermo Del Toro is bringing the scares to Netflix with new horror anthology “10 To Midnight”. The Oscar-winning Del Toro, who lives in Toronto, will produce the series as well as write and direct select episodes. Netflix announced he will handpick some of the genre’s best writers and new filmmakers to helm the remainder of episodes.
Meryl Streep Lands Her Next Role
Meryl Streep will star in Panama Papers thriller “The Laundromat” for director Steven Soderbergh. Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas are in talks to join her in the story about how leaked documents demonstrated how a Panamanian law firm allowed wealthy clients to illegally funnel money around the world.
Guillermo del Toro
Director Guillermo del Toro is ready to premiere his fantasy drama "The Shape Of Water" in Venice.
Reese Witherspoon And Her Mom
Reese Witherspoon and her mom Betty star in the first episode of the actress' five-part series "Meet My Mom".
The series, produced by her media company Hello Sunshine, centres around a conversation between a celebrity and their mom and premiered on Facebook Watch.
Chris Evans Teams Up With Neill Blomkamp
"Avengers: Infinity War" star Chris Evans is teaming up with "District 9" director Neill Blomkamp's new thriller "Greenland".
Andy Garcia Added To ‘Words On Bathroom Walls’
Andy Garcia, Walton Goggins and Molly Parker have joined the cast of the high school drama, “Words On Bathroom Walls”.
The flick will follow a high school student struggling with paranoid schizophrenia. But when an experimental drug trial promises to hide his illness, the student hopes his peers and the girl of his dreams will never find out.
Garcia will play a kind and unexpectedly witty priest at the private high school.
Charlie Plummer and AnnaSophia Robb were previously announced as cast members.
Ezra Miller To Portray Salvador Dali In Biopic
"Justice League" star Ezra Miller has signed on to play surrealist artist Salvador Dali in director Mary Harron's ("American Psycho") upcoming biopic, "Dali Land". According to Deadline, Miller will play Dali as a young man, while the older Dali will be portrayed by Oscar winner Ben Kingsley. Other stars in the film include Lesley Manville, Tim Roth and Frank Dillane.
Laura Vandervoort Joins Remake Of David Cronenberg's 'Rabid'
"Jigsaw" and "Supergirl" actress Laura Vandervoort has been cast as the lead in the upcoming remake of director David Cronenberg's classic 1977 horror film "Rabid".
The 33-year-old Canadian will star in the film, with Canadian directors Jen and Sylvia Soska helming the project.
Kelly Clarkson And Jennifer Hudson Returning To 'The Voice'
Coaches Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Clarkson will be returning for another season of "The Voice" when the show returns with a new cycle in the fall. “We are so excited to welcome back Kelly and Jennifer, two dynamic forces who bring undeniable soul, passion and inspiration as coaches” said Paul Telegdy, president of alternative and reality group at NBC Entertainment, in the announcement. “They each have a unique understanding of what it’s like to be in the artists’ shoes. Bringing these two voices together with Blake and Adam for season 15 is sure to make this one of our best seasons yet!”
Bradley Cooper Tapped For Biopic
Bradley Cooper will do double duty on a new biopic about composer Leonard Bernstein. Cooper will both direct and star in the movie about the legendary conductor and composer who created the scores for both “West Side Story” and “On The Waterfront”.
Another Bernstein biopic is in the works with Jake Gyllenhaal in the lead.
‘Trolls 2’ Expands Voice Cast
Oscar winner Sam Rockwell has joined the voice cast of “Trolls 2” along with Chance The Rapper, Jamie Dornan, Anthony Ramos, Fula Borg and Karan Soni. Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick and James Corden are set to reprise their roles.
Kate Walsh Joins ‘The Umbrella Academy’
Kate Walsh is heading to Netflix with the new series “The Umbrella Academy”.
The upcoming series follows a group of five estranged superhero siblings who come together to solve their adoptive father’s mysterious death.
Ellen Page, Mary J. Blige, Tom Hopper have also been announced as members of the cast.
Annette Bening Joins ‘Captain Marvel’
Annette Bening is joining Brie Larson in the upcoming superhero flick “Captain Marvel”.
The highly anticipated movie’s cast already includes Jude Law, Ben Mendelsohn, Gemma Chan, as well as Djimon Hounsou and Lee Pace, who will reprise their “Guardians of the Galaxy” roles.
Josh Hopkins Is Set For 'True Detective'
Josh Hopkins ("Quantico") and Jodi Balfour ("Bomb Girls") have landed new roles in the upcoming third season of the HBO series “True Detective”. Hopkins will play an Arkansas private attorney, while Balfour will play Lori, opposite Det. Roland West.
Quentin Tarantino Adds Burt Reynolds, Kurt Russell To Manson Film
Quentin Tarantino’s upcoming Charles Manson biopic, “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”, already has an A-list cast (Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie), but the director just added more huge names.
Burt Reynolds has been added to play George Spahn, while Tim Roth, Kurt Russell and Michael Madsen will have smaller roles.
Production for “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” is currently underway.
Crime Thriller Casts Gary Oldman And Dylan O’Brien
Fresh off his Oscar win, Gary Oldman will play a top hitman who takes a young protege (Dylan O’Brien) under his wing in “The Bayou”.
Tiffany Haddish And Ali Wong Team Up
Comedians Tiffany Haddish and Ali Wong will lend their voices to the Netflix animated series “Tuca & Bertie” from the creators of “BoJack Horseman”. The comedy will revolve around the friendship of two 30-year-old birds: Tuca (Haddish), a cocky toucan, and Bertie (Wong), an anxious songbird.
Melissa Benoist Headed To Broadway
Melissa Benoist will make her Broadway debut as the title character in “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical” in performances beginning June 7 through August 4. Benoist currently stars as Supergirl in Showcase’s “Supergirl” which airs on Mondays at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
Bruce Willis To Play Mike Tyson’s Boxing Trainer
Bruce Willis is set to play Mike Tyson’s boxing trainer Constantine "Cus" D'Amato in the upcoming drama “Cornerman”, about the discovery of the famed boxer set in 1980s New York.
Sylvester Stallone Goes 'Rambo' Again
Sylvester Stallone is set to return for the fifth instalment of "Rambo" and may even direct the film. The untitled "Rambo 5" has not been confirmed by the actor's reps, but is expected to square off John Rambo and a Mexican drug cartel.
John Lithgow To Play Jud Crandall In ‘Pet Sematary’
John Lithgow has joined the cast of the remake of Stephen King’s “Pet Sematary”.
The actor will play Jud Crandall in the new adaptation that will start production this summer.
Jason Clarke has already been announced as Louis Creed.
Michelle Monaghan Heads To Netflix
Michelle Monaghan has nabbed the lead role in the upcoming Netflix original series “Messiah”.
Starring opposite Mehdi Dehbi, the new series will be produced by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey.
Monaghan will play a US intelligence officer who is after Al-Masih (Dehbi), who just emerged from the Middle East claiming he is sent from God and creates a groundswell of followers.