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Barry Jenkins To Direct All Of “Railroad”

  “Moonlight” director Barry Jenkins has committed to helm all eleven episodes of his upcoming Amazon TV series adaptation of Colson Whitehead’s novel “The Underground Railroad” which has officially been ordered to series. The Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning novel follows Cora, a slave on a cotton plantation in …

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Paramount Plans Bob Marley Biopic

  Paramount Pictures and musician Ziggy Marley are teaming on a biopic based on the life and career of Ziggy’s father – the legendary Bob Marley. The elder Marley is considered one of the most prolific artists in history and is widely celebrated for bringing the reggae genre into the …

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First Photo: The New “Nancy Drew”

  A Very Good Production, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, and Red 56 have begun filming on “Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase,” an all-new direct-to-video feature starring “IT” actress Sophia Lillis as the iconic young female sleuth character Nancy Drew. The film is being shot in Georgia and focuses on …

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Kilmer Confirmed For “Top Gun 2” Return

  Val Kilmer is reportedly set to return as Maverick’s rival Tom ‘Iceman’ Kazansky in the upcoming “Top Gun” sequel at Paramount Pictures reports The Wrap. The confirmation follows on from social media reports that Kilmer in recent days has been spotted around the set of the production. A follow-up …

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Peter Jackson Shoots Down “Rings,” DC Talk

  Last month came reports that filmmaker Peter Jackson was tossing up between two options as his next project – a DC superhero film at Warner Bros. Pictures or to get involved in Amazon’s proposed billion-dollar and five season long “The Lord of the Rings” TV series. Speaking to French …

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Lewis, Perry, Hirsch & More Join Tarantino’s Next

  Damian Lewis, Luke Perry, Emile Hirsch, Dakota Fanning, Clifton Collins Jr. , Keith Jefferson and Nicholas Hammond have all scored key roles in Quentin Tarantino’s next feature “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”. Lewis will portray actor Steve McQueen, Fanning is Manson disciple Squeaky Fromme, Hirsch is hairstylist and …

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Esmail, Malek Re-Team On “American Radical”

  “Mr. Robot” creator Sam Esmail and star Rami Malek are re-teaming for “American Radical” at Universal Pictures. Based on the book “American Radical: Inside the World of an Undercover Muslim FBI Agent” written by Tamer Elnoury and Kevin Maurer, the work deals with Elnoury’s job as a longtime undercover …

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Lee Daniels In Talks For Billy Holiday Film

  Lee Daniels (“The Butler,” “The Paperboy”) is reportedly in talks to direct the Billie Holiday biopic “Billie” with R&B singer Andra Day the top choice for the title role and Lakeith Stanfield for the male role. Pulitzer-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks is penning the script about the legendary jazz singer …

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Yoson An Joins Disney’s “Mulan”

  New Zealand actor Yoson An will play the title character’s love interest Chen Honghui in Disney’s live-action “Mulan” film. Liu Yifei is playing the titular heroine Hua Mulan, who disguises herself as a man in order to spare her elderly father from having to join the military. Yoson An’s …

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First Trailer: Gaga, Cooper In “A Star Is Born”

  Warner Bros. Pictures has released a first trailer for the new take on the classic Hollywood film “A Star is Born”. Bradley Cooper plays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers – and falls in love with – struggling artist Ally (Lady Gaga). As Ally’s career takes off, the personal …

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First Photos: Damien Chazelle’s “First Man”

  The first photos have arrived from “First Man,” the newest film from “La La Land” and “Whiplash” director Damien Chazelle. The film serves as something of a biopic of famed astronaut Neil Armstrong (played by Ryan Gosling) whom here is preparing to become the first man to walk on …

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Avan Jogia To Lead Araki’s “Apocalypse”

  Avan Jogia (“Shaft,” “Tut”) has been cast as the lead in filmmaker’s Gregg Araki and Steven Soderbergh’s new half-hour comedy series “Now Apocalypse” at Starz. The ten-episode surreal, coming-of-age comedy series follows Ulysses (Jogia) and his friends Carly, Ford and Severine, who are on various quests pursing love, sex …

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New “Halloween” Trailer Gets Teased

  The first trailer for the new “Halloween” arrives Friday, but today a tease of that trailer has arrived and can be seen below. Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role of Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers – the masked figure who has …

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Londsdale No Longer A DC CW Regular

  Keiynan Lonsdale (“Love, Simon”) is hanging up his Kid Flash costume, at least in a regular capacity. The Australian actor/dancer has been a series regular as Wally West on “The Flash” in recent years and this past season switched over to be a regular on “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”. …

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“Ant-Man” Posters Reveal Pfeiffer’s Character

  Disney and Marvel Studios have released six new character posters from “Ant-Man and the Wasp” – three male, three female – which also finally give us a glimpse of Michelle Pfeiffer’s Janet van Dyne in the film. Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Pena, Walton Goggins, Hannah John-Komen, Bobby Cannavale, …