Walton Goggins And 'Fatman'
"The Hateful Eight" actor Walton Goggins has signed on for a lead role in "Fatman". The dark action-comedy stars Mel Gibson as Santa Claus on the defense after a 12-year-old puts out a hit on him.
Priyanka Chopra In Talks To Join 'Matrix 4'
Looks like Priyanka Chopra could be joining the upcoming "Matrix" sequel.
The actress is still only in talks to star next to "Matrix" vets Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss and there is no word on her possible character.
Production is set to begin in the coming days.
Kevin Hart, Jason Statham Join Action-Comedy 'Man From Toronto'
Kevin Hart and Jason Statham will join forces in the upcoming action/comedy "Man From Toronto".
There is no confirmation as to whether the forthcoming feature film is based on 1926 Broadway production or the 1993 British romantic comedy of the same name.
Queen Latifah Is The 'Equalizer'
Queen Latifah has signed on to star in CBS's "Equalizer" reboot. The network has ordered a pilot based on the classic series and Latifah will an enigmatic figure who uses her skills to help those in need.
Ray Romano Goes 'One Day At A Time'
Ray Romano is officially the first slated guest on the new season of "One Day At A Time". Romano will play a 2020 U.S. Census in the season four premiere on March 24.
Chance The Rapper To Revive 'Punk'd'
Chance the Rapper has been tapped as host of a revival of "Punk'd", the MTV prank show originally hosted by Ashton Kutcher. This time out, the show won't be airing on MTV but will return as brief (less than 10 minutes) episodes on the Quibi video-streaming platform.
"'Punk’d' is one of MTV’s most iconic franchises,” said Chance. "I grew up watching this show, and it’s surreal to be in the driver's seat this time around on Quibi."
Betty Gilpin To Play Ann Coulter In 'Impeachment: American Crime Story'
Betty Gilpin, star of Netflix’s “Glow”, has landed the role of Ann Coulter in “Impeachment: American Crime Story”.
The upcoming season of “American Crime Story” will focus on the impeachment of President Bill Clinton in 1998 following his affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky.
Golden Globe-nominated actress Beanie Feldstein was previously announced in the role of Lewinsky. Clive Owen will star as Clinton.
Katey Sagal To Star In Erin Brokovich-Inspired 'Rebel'
Katey Sagal is set to star in the pilot for a new drama series inspired by the life of activist Erin Brockovich.
In "Rebel", Sagal will star as Annie Bello, a legal advocate without a law degree fighting for people in need.
Brockovich's life was previously adapted for the film "Erin Brockovich", starring Julia Roberts.
Channing Tatum To Star In 'Bob The Musical'
Channing Tatum has signed on as star and exec producer of Disney's "Bob the Musical", an offbeat musical about a regular guy — the titular Bob — who experiences a blow to the head and can suddenly hear the inner music in the hearts of everyone encounters.
Seth Rogen To Adapt 'Fear Agent'
Seth Rogen is teaming up with Matt Tolmachand David F. Sandberg have teamed up to adapt Rick Remender's comic book "Fear Agent" as a new series for Amazon Prime Video. The announcement comes after Amazon won a competitive bidding war for the rights, reportedly beating out such competitors as Peacock, HBO Max and TNT.
Billy Eichner Joins 'American Crime Story: Impeachment'
The next "American Crime Story" season has added a big new star.
Billy Eichner will play Drudge Report founder Matt Drudge in the season, subtitled "Impeachment", about the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal.
The comedian joins Beanie Feldstein as Monica Lewinsky, Clive Owen as Bill Clinton, Sarah Paulson as Linda Tripp and Annaleigh Ashford as Paula Jones.
All-Star Cast Joins 'Happiest Season'
The upcoming romantic comedy "Happiest Season" starring Kristen Stewart and Mackenzie Davis has rounded out an all-star cast.
Joining the film are "Schitt's Creek" star Dan Levy, Mary Steenburgen, Victor Garber, Alison Brie and Aubrey Plaza.
Disney Developing 'National Treasure 3'
Nicolas Cage will be stepping back into one of his biggest hits, reports emerging that Disney is planning to reboot the "National Treasure" franchise. According to The Hollywood Reporter, screenwriter Chris Bremner is working on the script for "National Treasure 3", but no other information was revealed.
Steve Martin, Martin Short Are Heading To Hulu
Steve Martin and Martin Short are joining forces for a brand new comedy for Hulu.
Martin and "Grace And Frankie" writer John Hoffman co-created the series and "This Is Us" creator Dan Fogelman will executive produce.
Meryl Streep Lends Her Voice To 'Here We Are'
Legendary actress Meryl Streep will narrate the animated short film “Here We Are: Notes For Living On Planet Earth”.
The film follows a young boy who learns about the wonders of the planet from a mysterious exhibit at the Museum of Everything and from his parents.
Mike Colter In 'Till Death'
Star of “Evil” and “Luke Cage”, Mike Colter is joining the thriller “Till Death” with Jason Sudeikis and Evangeline Lilly.
The Aharon Keshales film follows a convicted felon on parole who promises to give his cancer-stricken childhood love the best final year of her life.
Maureen McCormick Returning To HGTV
Marcia, Marcia, Marcia! Former "Brady Bunch" star Maureen McCormick has been tapped to host "Frozen in Time", an upcoming home-renovation series for HGTV. The announcement comes following the success of McCormick and the rest of the "Brady" cast's involvement in "A Very Brady Renovation", which set ratings records for the network as one of its most successful series of all time.
Gina Gershon Cast In 'New Amsterdam'
Gina Gershon will be heading to Global's "New Amsterdam, according to a report from TVLine. Gershon will play the mother of Jeanie Bloom, described as being “a raging alcoholic throughout most of her daughter’s childhood. She would get mean and then sick, while Lauren was left to clean up the mess. This happened as early as age 7, which was the first time Lauren got drunk. She chugged half of Jeanie’s martini in the hopes it would keep her sober. It didn’t.” The introduction of Bloom’s mother will force Lauren to “really be confronted with everything she hates about herself, reflected back at her, and why she makes the choices she makes,” Montgomery tells TVLine.
Reba McEntire To Guest-Star On ‘Young Sheldon’
64-year-old country star Reba McEntire is slated to appear on the “Big Bang Theory” spinoff as June, the ex-wife of Coach Ballard.
McEntire's episode will air in February.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas To Join Richard Madden In ‘Citadel'
Anthony and Joe Russo have enlisted Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Richard Madden in their upcoming Amazon series "Citadel".
"Citadel" is described as an "action-packed spy series with a compelling emotional centre."
The upcoming series marks Chopra Jonas' first TV series since "Quantico".
Dave Bautista Joins 'See' Season 2
Season 2 of "See" is adding some big new talent.
"Guardians of the Galaxy" star Dave Bautista is joining the new season of the Apple TV+ series about a distant future in which all of humanity has gone blind.
The series also stars Jason Momoa as the father of twins born with the ability to see.
Michael J. Fox To 'The Good Fight'
Michael J. Fox's character from the "The Good Wife", Louis Canning, will be heading to spin-off "The Good Fight".
The cast of Jordan Peele's second season of "The Twilight Zone" have been announced.
Morena Baccarin, Colman Domingo, Ethan Embry, Jenna Elfman, Tavi Gevinson, Tony Hale, Abbie Hern, Gillian Jacobs, Sophia Macy, Joel McHale, Chris Meloni, Billy Porter, Jimmi Simpson and Daniel Sunjata all join the cast.
Pamela Adlon And Sophia Bush Coming To 'This Is Us'
More guest stars have been revealed for the second half of the fourth season of "This Is Us". Pamela Adlon ("Better Things") and "Chicago P.D." alum Sophia Bush set to appear. Bush will play a character involved in Kevin's (Justin Hartley) storyline, while Adlon will play a character who plays a key role in the life of Randall (Sterling K. Brown).
Tony Danza To Guest Star
Tony Danza will guest star on Fox's "Outmatched".
The actor will play the retired father of Jason Bigg's character.
Kristen Welker To 'Today'
Kristen Welker has gone from NBC intern to anchor of "Weekend Today".
The TV journalist is now Peter Alexander's co-anchor.
Mark Hamill To Guest On 'What We Do In The Shadows'
During an appearance at the Television Critics Association press tour, "What We Do in the Shadows" exec producer Jemaine Clement let slip the news that a big guest was coming to the FX vampire comedy: Mark Hamill. Clement didn't offer any additional info about the "Star Wars" icon's role in the new season, so fans will have to tune in to find out.
Jillian Bell, Isla Fisher To Team Up For Disney+'s 'Godmothered'
Jillian Bell and Isla Fisher are set to join forces for the upcoming comedy "Godmothered" for Disney+.
Sharon Maguire ("Bridget Jones") is set to direct.
Sarah Paulson Returning For More 'American Horror Story'
Sarah Paulson is confirming that her journey with "American Horror Story" is not over. During an appearance at the Television Critics Association press tour to promote new FX limited series "Mrs. America", Paulson was asked about her future participation in "AHS". “I did ask [exec producer] Ryan [Murphy] if the question was asked to me, could I say that I was coming back, and he said ‘yes’ you could say. So, yes I will be back on 'American Horror Story'."
Nicholas Hoult Joins 'Mission: Impossible 7'
It looks like Tom Cruise will be facing off against Nicholas Hoult in his next outing as super spy Ethan Hunt.
Hoult is set to join the upcoming seventh film in the "Mission: Impossible" series, directed by Christopher McQuarrie. The actor is expected to play a villain in the film.
"Mission: Impossible 7" hits theatres July 23, 2021, with an eighth film arriving August 5, 2022.
Melissa McCarthy And Nicole Kidman Headline 'Nine Perfect Strangers'
Melissa McCarthy has signed on to co-star with Nicole Kidman in "Nine Perfect Strangers", for Hulu. Based on the novel by Liane Moriarty ("Big Little Lies"), the project will reteam Kidman with "Big Little Lies" EP David E. Kelley. In addition to starring, McCarthy and Kidman will also be exec producers on the limited series for Hulu.
Michelle Obama Launches 'A Year Of Firsts'
The former first lady is teaming up with IGTV to create a series about the first year of college for students.
Media company ATTN: will be producing the series in partnership with Michelle Obama's Reach Higher education initiative.
Timothée Chalamet To Play Bob Dylan
Timothée Chalamet is rumoured to play Bob Dylan in the upcoming “Going Electric" from “Ford v Ferrari” filmmaker James Mangold.
The biopic will follow Dylan as he rises in fame on his way to become a folk music icon.
Alesha Dixon Joins 'America's Got Talent: The Champions' As New Judge
Alesha Dixon is set to make her debut as a new judge on "America's Got Talent: The Champions".
The "Strictly Come Dancing" and "Britain’s Got Talent" judge will replace Mel B.
Patricia Arquette & Ben Stiller Reunite
"Flirting with Disaster" and "Escape From Dannemora" collaborators Patricia Arquette and Ben Stiller are reuniting on the Apple TV series "Severance". The workplace drama directed by Stiller will star Arquette.
'Lucifer' Cast Dennis Haysbert As God
Lucifer is about to meet his dad: God.
The Netflix series has cast former "24" actor Dennis Haysbert to play God throughout Season 5.
While God has not perviously appeared on the show, Neil Gaiman voice him in an episode of Season 3, while actor Timothy Omundson played a man who claimed to be God in Season 2.
John Legend To Guest Star On 'This Is Us'
John Legend is putting another acting role under his belt. The singer will guest star in an episode of "This Is Us" this season, playing himself.
Sarah Rafferty Joins 'Grey's Anatomy'
"Grey's Anatomy" is bringing on a brand new character.
"Suits" star Sarah Rafferty is set to join the medical drama for a multi-episode arc beginning in January.
Rafferty will be playing Suzanne, a woman admitted to Grey Sloan after a routine checkup evolves into more complicated symptoms.
Lisa Kudrow To Star In A New Animated Series
Lisa Kudrow will be lending her voice to a new animated series on Fox called "Housebroken".
The "Friends" alum will play a therapy dog exploring human dysfunction and neurosis alongside co-stars Will Forte, Tony Hale, Jason Mantzoukas, Sam Richardson, Bresha Webb, and Greta Lee. A premiere date has not yet been announced.
Tyrese Gibson Joins Cast Of 'The Christmas Chronicles 2'
"Fast and Furious" actor Tyrese Gibson will be starring alongside Kurt Russell in the Netflix sequel to "The Christmas Chronicles". The movie, set to be released in 2020, will see Gibson as the boyfriend of the kids' mother (played by Kimberly Williams-Paisley).
Adrien Brody In 'Jerusalem's Lot'
"Peaky Blinders" actor Adrien Brody has landed himself a lead role in "Jerusalem's Lot", a drama show based on Stephen King's short story of the same name. Brody will play Captain Charles Boone as he moves his three children to a sleepy town named Preacher's Corner after his wife dies at sea. The 10-episode series is set to premiere in Fall 2020.
John Larroquette Joining 'The Good Fight' Cast
John Larroquette is joining "The Good Fight" team for season 4 when it returns to screens next year.
The actor is set to play Gavin Firth, a partner at a multinational law firm.
His character has been described as “warm, generous, sophisticated, and potentially deadly."
Monica Ruiz Lands New Role On Daytime TV
Peloton actress Monica Ruiz is set to guest star in one episode of "The Bold and the Beautiful", following her role in the controversial Peloton ad campaign. The episode is scheduled to air in January.
Will Ferrell Leads 'The Legend Of Cocaine Island' Feature Film
Will Ferrell is set to star in and produce a feature film based on the Netflix documentary "The Legend of Cocaine Island". The documentary tells the story of a small-business owner who seeks to recover a $2 million cocaine stash buried in the Caribbean.
Sam Heughan To Play Paul Newman
"Outlander" star Sam Heughan is set to take on the role of Paul Newman in the upcoming, untitled biopic of Patricia Neal and Roald Dahl.
Ali Larter To Star In Ben Stiller Comedy
Ali Larter will join Ben Stiller in the Fox comedy "The Sidelines" about a single mom who goes after her dream of cheering for a pro football team.
'Turner & Hooch' To Disney+
"Turner & Hooch" is making a comeback. Disney+ is working on a reboot of the 1989 buddy film that originally starred Tom Hanks. In the meantime, fans can watch the original "Turner & Hooch" film on the streaming service.
Viola Davis To Star Opposite Sandra Bullock
Viola Davis has been cast opposite Sandra Bullock in the currently unnamed Netflix drama based on British miniseries "Unforgiven" about a woman who is released from prison after committing a violent crime.
Rob Morgan ("Just Mercy") and Aisling Franciosi ("The Fall") were also cast.
Greta Thunberg Locks Down Her Very Own Documentary
Greta Thunberg will be the subject of "Greta", a Hulu original documentary that will premiere in 2020. The documentary, produced by B-Reel Films, will follow the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist from the creation of her school strike for climate change all the way to her global movement towards parliaments and international protests. Canadian airing has not yet been confirmed.
Pierce Brosnan Joins Camila Cabello's 'Cinderella'
Pierce Brosnan has signed on to play the king in "Cinderella", the upcoming musical comedy reimagining the classic fairy tale. Brosnan will star opposite Camila Cabello, who'll be playing the title role, and co-stars Idina Menzel, Billy Porter and Nicholas Galitzine.
Justina Machado, Kevin Bacon, Jesse Eisenberg Join 'All In The Family' Holiday Special
ABC is bringing back another live special after the success of Norman Lear's "Live in Front of a Studio Audience". The holiday-inspired special will see stars re-create episodes from "All in the Family" and "Good Times".
Kevin Bacon, Jesse Eisenberg, and Justina Machado will be featured with roles in the "All in the Family" segment.
The special airs Wednesday, Dec. 18.