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Tessa Thompson To Play A Jewel Thief

  Tessa Thompson has signed on to portray jewel thief Doris Payne in a new untitled high-concept action-drama for Codeblack Films. The project is aiming to be in the vein of “Catch Me if You Can” and “The Thomas Crown Affair”. Over six decades, Payne would enter jewellery stores posing …

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New Scribes Join Black Cat & Silver Sable Film

  Lindsey Beer (“Chaos Walking”) and Geneva Robertson-Dworet (“Tomb Raider”) have reportedly penned the most recent draft of the script for “Silver & Black,” the upcoming new film based on Marvel Comics characters Silver Sable and Black Cat. Gina Prince-Bythewood (“The Secret Life of Bees”), who penned the previous draft, …

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“Den of Thieves” Is Getting A Sequel

  It was critically lambasted and has only made $57 million worldwide to date, but the makers of the recent crime thriller “Den of Thieves” are proceeding with a sequel. Director Christian Gudegast is returning to helm and will also pen the script for “Den of Thieves 2” which will …

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“Equalizer 2,” “Nun,” “Paul,” “Mile” Shift Dates

  Following in the wake of 20th Century Fox delaying both “The Predator” and “Battle Angel: Alita” yesterday morning, three other studios are following suit with some key release date changes. New Line’s latest “The Conjuring” spin-off “The Nun” is fleeing the Summer, ditching its July 13th release in favour …

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Quick News: Activity, Judy, Vault, School, Batso

  No Activity The CBS All Access comedy “No Activity,” a remake of the Australian series of the same name, has been renewed for a second season. The story centers on the mundane daily antics of two low-level cops (Tim Meadows and Patrick Brammall) who suddenly find themselves in the …

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“Sicario 2” Director Joins “Call of Duty” Film

  Filmmaker Stefano Sollima (Sky Atlantic’s “Gomorrah”), who is helming the upcoming “Sicario” sequel, is reportedly in negotiations to direct a film adaptation of Activision Blizzard Studios’ popular video game series “Call of Duty”. The plan is to create an original story that will draw on the feel of the …

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Ryan Murphy Scores A Massive Netflix Deal

  Prolific producer Ryan Murphy is moving to Netflix as part of a record-setting five-year deal valued at $250-300 million. The “Glee,” “9-1-1,” “American Horror Story,” “American Crime Story,” “Feud,” “Scream Queens,” “Nip/Tuck” and “Popular” creator’s pact with the streaming service calls for him to produce new series and films …

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Full Trailer: Anna Faris Goes “Overboard”

  The full trailer has gone up for the Eugenio Derbez and Anna Faris-led romantic comedy “Overboard” ahead of its April 13th release. The remake of the Garry Marshall-directed 1987 Goldie Hawn-Kurt Russell comedy sees Derbez playing a spoiled Mexican playboy and Faris is a put-upon single mom hired to …

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“Wick” Helmer To Direct “Sandman Slim”

  Former stuntman turned “John Wick” director Chad Stahelski has been tapped to helm a film adaptation of Richard Kadrey’s nine-book fantasy series “Sandman Slim” for Studio 8. The story follows fast-talking supernatural vigilante James ‘Sandman Slim’ Stark who escapes from Hell to avenge his girlfriend’s murder and hunt down …

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Fassbender Feels The “Kung Fury”

  Michael Fassbender has been cast in David Sandberg’s action-comedy sequel to the 2015 acclaimed short film “Kung Fury”. Sandberg, not to be confused with the “Shazam” and “Annabelle: Creation” director of the same name, will also star in the title role in the project for his Laser Unicorns production …

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“Paddington” Helmer To Reboot “Willy Wonka”

  Paul King, the director of the much acclaimed “Paddington” movies, is in final negotiations to direct “Willy Wonka” for Warner Bros. Pictures. A reimagining of Roald Dahl’s classic children’s book “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” Wonka is the infamous and eccentric owner of a chocolate factory who figured prominently …

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Scorsese’s “Irishman” Budget Soaring? – Dark Horizons

  Though many are hoping it will score a late 2018 release for awards qualification, Martin Scorsese’s “The Irishman” is probably not going to make it as a recent report about the film’s Chinese theatrical run has revealed that the already substantial budget of the Netflix original film is ballooning. …

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“Preacher” S3, “The Orville” S2 Cast Up

  Betty Buckley (“Supergirl”) and Colin Cunningham (“Blood Drive”) have been set as series regulars alongside Jeremy Childs (“The Last Castle”) and Liz McGeever (“Nashville”) who will recur on the upcoming third season of AMC’s “Preacher” comic adaptation. Filming on the new season is underway in New Orleans and will …

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Quick News: Beach, Wildlife, Larry, Tesla, Incredibles

  The Beach Bum The first set photos are online of actor Zac Efron’s wild new look in “Spring Breakers” director Harmony Korine’s already shot new film “The Beach Bum” which has yet to set a release date. Matthew McConaughey plays a rebellious stoner named Moondog who lives life by …

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“Metallica” Singer Joins “Extremely Wicked”

  Metallica frontman James Hetfield is set to join the thriller “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile” at Voltage Pictures and COTA Entertainment. The story, which is currently in production, centers on the relationship between serial killer Ted Bundy (Zac Efron) and his longtime girlfriend (Lily Collins), who at the …