J.K. Rowling Writing Harry Potter Spin-Off Film

J.K. Rowling will officially make her screenwriting debut with Fantastic Beast and Where To Find Them, the first in a series of spin-off movies  set in the wider Universe of Harry Potter. The new film is set about seventy years before the events of the previous Harry Potter movie saga and is based around one [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

Terry Gilliam Talks Time Bandits & Zero Theorem

Red Carpet News had the pleasure of talking to visionary fantasy director and former Monty Python member Terry Gilliam at the BFI Southbank in London. Terry was presenting excited audiences with a new high definition restoration of his cult classic film Time Bandits. The memorably magical film follows a young boy’s adventures through history with [...]

Mark Wahlberg Talks 2 Guns & Transformers 4

Mark Wahlberg flew into London for an in depth press conference chat about his new movie 2 Guns, costarring Denzel Washington. During a candid chat the Ted and Boogie Nights star spoke about everything form his infamous music career, to trash talking Oscar winners, making Transformers 4 and news of other  future projects. Read the [...]

Mission Impossible 5 Gets Director

Director Christopher McQuarrie will officially re-unite with his Jack Reacher star Tom Cruise for Mission impossible 5. Confirming the news via Twitter the pair tweeted “Mission Accepted”. Speaking of the news Ethan Hunt actor Cruise explained: “I am thrilled to reunite with Chris for the latest installment in the Mission series. I began producing the films [...]