July 2012

The Rock Might Be DC Hero Lobo

Dwayne Johnson aka former wrestling superstar The Rock, has confirmed through his official Twitter account that he is in fact in talks to play DC alien anti-hero Lobo.  Johnson announced via his official Twitter account : “Rumours of me possibly playing LOBO are true. Joel Silver and Brad Peyton working on it now. That could be [...]

Edgar Wright’s World’s End Has Plot & Poster

Universal have finally given the green-light to Edgar Wright’s long awaited big screen reunion with Simon Pegg & Nick Frost. New film The World’s End will officially rounds off the trios so called ‘Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy’, as a companion piece to Shaun of the Dead & Hot Fuzz. Production will finally start in October [...]

Ben Kingsley is The Mandarin in Iron Man 3

Remember when Sir Ben Kingsley joined the cast of Iron Man 3 and everyone quickly dismissed the idea of him being  Asian Supervillain The Mandarin? Well turns out he actual is going to be playing the power ring wielding bad guy in Shane Black’s new Iron Man Film. The Mandarin is Tony Stark’s most iconic [...]

New Official Marvel Movie Logos

Check out the full set of official logos below for Marvel movies Thor The Dark World, Captain America The Winter Soldier, Edgar Wrights long awaited Ant-Man, Iron Man 3 and Guardians Of The Galaxy. Also included below is the first official concept art from Guardians, a film being described by Marvel producers as a epic space [...]

Del Toro & Ron Pearlman Want To Do Hellboy 3

Speaking at the San Diego Comic Con 2012 promoting their new giant monster movie Pacific Rim, Director Guillermo Del Toro and star Ron Pearlman confirmed they’re both trying to make a third Hellboy film a reality. Guillermo Del Toro had previously publically admitted defeat in his efforts to finish his intended trilogy of films based [...]

Daniel Radcliffe To Star In Horns

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe may have finished his wand waving adventures, but smash hit horror The Woman In Black proved he can still work magic at the Box Office. He’s now set to star in Horns, a big screen adaptation of a book written by Joe Hill, the son of iconic horror author Stephen [...]

Oscar Winning Producer Richard Zanuck Dies

Richard Zanuck the Oscar winning producer of Jaws, Driving Miss Daisy and six Tim Burton films has died at his Los Angeles home from a heart attack aged 77. Richard Zanuck was the son of 20th Century Fox mogul Darryl F. Zanuck and born with Hollywood in his blood. During a long and glittering career [...]

Jessica Biel Offered Wolverine Role

Jessica Biel has reportedly been offered the role of Viper in The Wolverine, Hugh Jackman’s Japan set adventure as the gravel voiced ademantium clawed mutant hero. Director James Mangold has already assembled a cast including Hiroyuki Sanada, Hal Yamanouchi, Rila Fukushima, Will Yun Lee ,  Model Tao Okamoto  and Grimm star Brian Tee. It remains to be seen whether Biel will accept the [...]

Fantastic Four Reboot Gets Writer

20th Century Fox just announced they’d picked Chronicle Director Josh Trank for the task of rebooting Fantastic Four and now it seems they have a screenwriter as well. Newcomer Jeremy Slater has landed the chance to provide a script for the re-launched superhero team’s new adventures. Slater recently provided Lionsgate with a script about H.P.Lovecraft [...]

Thor 2 Loses Villain Mads Mikkelsen

Marvel superhero sequel Thor 2 has lost its main villain with Mads Mikkelsen dropping out due to a scheduling conflict with his new NBC TV series Hannibal. Hannibal is a prequel to Silence of the Lambs, exploring the relationship between sociopathic cannibal Dr Hannibal Lecter and FBI agent Will Graham. Ironically another American TV network [...]