November 2012

Hugh Jackman Joins X-Men Days Of Future Past

Bryan Singer continues to add familiar faces to the cast of the next X-Men Film Days of Future Past. Following on from the successful franchise reboot X-Men First Class the new film will apparently re-unite much of the cast of the original X-Men trilogy. It’s already been confirmed that Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen will [...]

Entourage Movie Has Script & Possible Director

HBO’s long running TV series Entourage, often described as the male equivalent of Sex and the City, will now finally get its own big screen outing. Since the final eighth series ended plans for an Entourage movie had long been rumoured. Director Julian Farino has now confirmed that series creator Doug Ellin has finished a [...]

Christopher Eccleston Talks Doctor Who Anniversary

Christopher Eccleston abandoned his role as the 9th Doctor after just one series, having successfully breathed new life into long running and much beloved British sci-fi franchise Doctor Who. With the 50th anniversary of the show rapidly approaching, speculation about how the show would mark the occasion has been intense. With many suggesting that it [...]

Simon Cowell Set For X Factor UK Return?

According to former contestants Jedward, Simon Cowell may be planning a sensational return for the final of this year’s UK X-Factor competition. Although it’s hard to know exactly how much faith to put in what the hyperactive musical twins have to say. During a typically lively interview backstage at the BAFTA Children’s Awards in London, [...]

David Jason Confirms New Terry Pratchett Project

Sir David Jason speaking backstage at the BAFTA Children’s Awards Ceremony in London has confirmed that he will potentially star in a third Terry Pratchett project, having previously played Albert in The Hogfather and bumbling Wizard Rincewind in The Colour Of Magic. Sir David revealed that the final pieces of funding where falling into place to [...]

Marvel Starts Guardians Of The Galaxy Casting

Marvel has started the casting process for their new space adventure Guardians Of The Galaxy, introducing audiences to a new range of comicbook heroes and most likely Avengers 2 main villain Thanos. The search for a leading man to play the heroic Star Lord has begun in earnest with a wide range of rising stars [...]

Flight of The Navigator Remake Has New Script & Director

Flight Of the Navigator is a cult classic 1986 sci-fi film about a young boy who is abducted by a well-meaning alien spaceship that accidentally returns him to earth 8 years later. The unlikely pair has to learn to work together, to avoid government capture and find a way back to his family. The original [...]

New Star Wars Films Include Spin-Offs

Contrary to previous reports it seems that screenwriters  Lawrence Kasdan and Simon Kinberg may not be providing scripts for Star Wars Episodes VIII and IX. Whilst the pair has been recruited by Disney to work on Star Wars projects, these may in fact be spinoffs focusing on minor characters from the existing Star Wars universe, [...]

James Corden Making Christmas Santa Movie

Gavin and Stacey star James Corden is re-teaming with Richard Bean the writer of his hit stage production One Man, Two Guvnors for a new Christmas film called School For Santas. The new festive film will be filming in London and New York next year with Corden playing a down on his luck father who [...]

First Look At Richard Ayoade’s The Double

Here’s the first images from The Double, directed by Richard Ayoade (Submarine, The IT Crowd) and starring Jesse Eisenberg alongside Noah Taylor. The Double is a loose adaptation of a Russian literature classic originally by Fyodor Dostoevsky. Updating the tale to modern day America, The Double finds a shy bureaucrat having his life thrown into turmoil when [...]