Gary Oldman Admits Star Wars Talks

In the latest in the endless stream of Star Wars Episode VII casting rumors Gary Oldman has admitted that he’s been approached about joining the cast of J.J. Abrams film. Talking to sky movies the actor responded to whether he’d follow up his work on massive franchises like Batman & Harry Potter by getting involved [...]

Saoirse Ronan Misses Out On Star Wars Role

Speaking at the British Independent Film Awards in London actress Saoirse Ronan confirmed that she’s officially missed out on landing a lead role in Star Wars Episode VII. The young actress had previously grabbed massive internet attention after accidentally admitting that she was one of the many young stars to have auditioned for a part [...]

Maleficent Official Angelina Jolie Trailer

Disney have shared their first full length trailer for Maleficent the dark fantasy adventure that re-tells the timeless tale of Sleeping Beauty from the  perspective of titular evil sorceress Maleficent. Angelina Jolie stars as the horned villainess, whilst young Elle Fanning plays blonde heroine Princess Aurora. The new film certainly looks like it does a [...]

Disney & Jerry Bruckheimer Part Ways

Disney and producer Jerry Bruckheimer have officially parted ways. Despite a long history of collaboration and the vast box office success of Bruckheimer’s Pirates of The Caribbean franchise, it seems that the studio and the popular producer have lost enthusiasm for the relationship. Many will be quick to point to the recent highly publicized box [...]

Benedict Cumberbatch Star Wars Rumours Grow

The enthusiastic but questionably reliable Latino Review is once again claiming to have news of exciting Star Wars Episode VII casting. This time they’re reporting that  Benedict Cumberbatch and Saoirse Ronan are both in various stages of joining the cast of J.J. Abrams Star Wars sequel. Reports claim that Saoirse Ronan has already had a meeting [...]

J.J. Abrams Wants Authentic Star Wars Sequel

Director J.J. Abrams has spoken to Entertainment Weekly about his Disney backed reboot of the Star Wars franchise, insisting that while the tone of Episode VII is still “an evolving thing”  that he is nevertheless “working really hard to make a movie that feels as emotional and authentic and exciting as possible”.   Sharing his [...]

John Williams Back For Star Wars Episode VII

In welcome Star Wars news that should surprise absolutely nobody, legendary composer John Williams has been officially confirmed to be taking responsibility for the soundtrack to Star Wars Episode VII. The official confirmation came at the weekend’s Celebration Europe Star Wars fan convention in Germany. Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy shared her excitement whilst announcing the [...]

Disney Announce New Animated Projects & Casts

Disney has announced a whole slate of new animated films at their biennial D23 Expo. They’ve also confirmed an impressive array of vocal talents for the various new projects that includes Tom Hiddleston, Christina Hendricks, Neil Patrick Harris, Bill Hader and Amy Poheler Finding Dory The studio confirmed that the Finding Nemo sequel will feature [...]

Johnny Depp back for Wonderland Sequel

Surprising nobody, it’s officially been confirmed that Johnny Depp will reprise his role as the Mad Hatter in the unnecessary but inevitable follow up to Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland. Despite the recent colossal box office failure of The Lone Ranger, Disney remains convinced that deep down every man woman and child on earth does [...]

Muppets Director For Alice In Wonderland Sequel

The Muppets director James Bobin is currently filming sequel The Muppets Again! but he’s also reportedly in early talks to take over another Disney franchise. The studio is pushing ahead with plans for an Alice In Wonderland sequel thanks to the billion dollars box office haul of Tim Burton’s recent re-imagining. Apparently Bobin has yet to [...]