Kurt Russell Joins Fast & Furious 7 Cast

Kurt Russell has officially joined the eclectic cast of sequel Fast & Furious 7. Taking an undisclosed part, that was allegedly initially offered to Denzel Washington, Russell takes his place alongside fellow newcomers Jason Statham, UFC fighter Ronda Rousey and martial arts superstar Tony Jaa. Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and the usual stars of the never-ending [...]

HBO Making Westworld TV Series

HBO are planning to produce a pilot for a new television series based on cult classic science fiction movie Westworld. The Dark Knight writer Jonathan Nolan is attached to write and direct the project with J.J. Abrams somehow finding time to produce. The original 1973 film was written and directed by Michael Crichton, telling the [...]

James Spader is Avengers Ultron Villain

Marvel has officially announced that the villainous role of Ultron in aptly named Avengers sequel Age of Ultron will in fact be played by James Spader. Best know for Stargate, Secretary and his long running television role as quick witted lawyer Alan Shore on Boston legal, Spader will be lending at least his menacing vocal [...]

Matt Damon Joins Interstellar Cast

Matt Damon has joined the ever growing cast of Interstellar, taking a small and undisclosed role in the new sci-fi effort from director Christopher Nolan. The bloated a-list cast already includes Anne Hathaway, Michael Caine and Casey Affleck. The project will follow Damon’s recent leading turn in Neill Blomkamp’s much anticipated District 9 follow up Elysium.  [...]

NBC Plans Outbreak TV Series

NBC are turning Wolfgang Peterson’s 1995 film Outbreak into a new TV series. The original film starred Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo, Kevin Spacey and Morgan Freeman. It followed efforts by hazmat suit wearing heroes to contain an ‘outbreak’ of a deadly ebola style virus. The american TV network has committed to produce a one hour pilot [...]

Any Day Now Alan Cumming Interview

Any Day Now is a moving drama inspired by real life events. In the 1970s, a gay couple fights a biased legal system to keep custody of the abandoned mentally handicapped teenager that comes to live under their roof.  Here’s what star Alan Cumming had to say about working on the project: Rudy’s nature is flamboyant, [...]

James McAvoy For Frankenstein

James McAvoy looks set to play deranged scientific genius Victor Von Frankenstein in 20th century Fox’s upcoming big screen re-imagining of Mary Shelley’s Gothic classic. Diminutive Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is already confirmed to play Frankenstein’s long suffering assistant Igor. Directed by Paul McGuigan the latest version of the timeless horror tale will actually [...]

Bryan Cranston Talks Lex Luthor & Superman

Bryan Cranston has been linked heavily to the role of Lex Luthor in forthcoming Superman sequel Batman vs. Superman.  Now the Breaking Bad star has commented on the speculation teasingly suggesting the studio should “Give me a call”. Speaking further about the Man of Steel’s iconic nemesis the teasing star added: “I like Lex luthor, [...]

Harrison Ford replaces Bruce Willis In Expendables 3

Sylvester Stallone used twitter to confirm that Harrison Ford will replace Bruce Willis for Expendables 3, before branding the Die Hard star “Greedy and Lazy”. Stallone had long expressed his desire to add Star Wars and Indiana Jones legend Ford to the franchise alongside the existing array of aging action stars. He excitedly tweeted “Willis [...]

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 [...]