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First Trailer: Oscar Isaac In “Life Itself”

  After creating the most successful family soap drama in recent years with NBC’s “This Is Us,” Dan Fogelman is headed to the big screen and has enlisted Oscar Isaac and Olivia Wilde as a couple at the heard of this new multigenerational romance drama feature which spans both decades …

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Buddy Holly Biopic “Clear Lake” In Development

  Rick French and Patrick Shanahan and Buddy Holly’s widow Maria Elena Holly are teaming for “Clear Lake,” a new $12 million indie film depicting Buddy Holly’s 1958 music tour with Clarence Collins. The film will follow Holly and Collins, founder of Little Anthony & the Imperials, as they tour …

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Affleck, Jones, Gathegi Join Rees’ “Last Thing”

  Ben Affleck, Toby Jones, Rosie Perez, Edi Gathegi, and Mel Rodriguez are all set to join Anne Hathaway and Willem Dafoe in “Mudbound” filmmaker Dee Rees’ next feature “The Last Thing He Wanted”. Hathaway plays journalist Elena McMahon who finds herself on dangerous ground as the Iran Contra Affair’s …

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Hawes Takes Over “Snowpiercer” Series Pilot

  Frequent British TV director James Hawes has come onboard the “Snowpiercer” TV series at TNT, serving as co-executive producer and director. Hawes’ first duty is to oversee reshoots on the show’s pilot. Hawes’ hire comes just over a week after the pilot’s original director Scott Derrickson announced he would …

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Julianne Moore Up For “Woman In The Window”

  Amy Adams is in negotiations to star alongside Amy Adams in Joe Wright’s “The Woman in the Window” for Fox 2000. Based on A.J. Finn’s best-selling novel, Adams would play Dr. Anna Fox – a child psychologist and recluse living in New York City who drinks her days away …

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Rosario Dawson To Lead USA’s “Briarpatch” Series

  Rosario Dawson is set to star in the lead role in USA Network’s new hourlong pilot “Briarpatch” at Universal Cable Productions, Anonymous Content and Paramount Television. Written by Andy Greenwald and based on the Ross Thomas novel, the story follows Allegra ‘Pick’ Dill (Dawson), a highly-skilled investigator working in …

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Hounsou Joins “Shazam,” Johnson On Black Adam

  Djimon Hounsou (“Amistad,” “Guardians of the Galaxy”) has scored the role of The Wizard in the “Shazam” film at Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Films reports EW. In the film, The Wizard is the one who bestows teenage Billy Batson (Asher Angel) with mystical powers that allow him to …

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Roseanne Barr Now Set To Interview Herself

  Roseanne Barr hasn’t yet sat down for a proper interview since her controversial tweet caused her popular sitcom “Roseanne” to crash and burn. Previously the actress claimed that she would appear on the Joe Rogan Podcast to give her side of the story, but stepped back from that. Earlier …

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“M:I-Fallout” Heads For $60M Debut

  The first tracking figures are in and “Mission: Impossible – Fallout” is reportedly looking at a domestic opening weekend of around $60 million with others estimates ranging the gamut from $48-65 million. That’s on par with the series with the most recent entry “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” opening …

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Jason Momoa Joins Apple Drama Series “See”

  Jason Momoa (“Aquaman,” “Game of Thrones”) has scored the lead role in Apple’s original drama series “See” from Chernin Entertainment and Endeavor Content. Written by Steven Knight (“Peaky Blinders,” “Eastern Promises”) and directed by Francis Lawrence (“Red Sparrow,” “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”), the eight-episode world-building drama is set …

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Trailer: “The Miseducation of Cameron Post”

  This year’s Sundance Film Festival’s Grand Jury Prize winner, Desiree Akhavan’s “The Miseducation of Cameron Post,” is on its way to cinemas later this Summer and finally the first trailer for the coming-of-age film has arrived. Chloe Grace Moretz stars as a teen girl who is sent to a …

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“Thrones” Spin-Off Pilot To Film In October

  The pilot for the recently greenlit first spin-off of HBO’s epic fantasy series “Game of Thrones” is set to start filming in Belfast in October. Currently going by the working title of “The Long Night,” the series is reportedly set to film at The Paint Hall in Belfast’s Titanic …

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More Allegations Arise Regarding Luc Besson

  A few months ago came reports that “Lucy,” “The Fifth Element” and “Valerian” director Luc Besson had been accused of sexual assault by an actress who had worked with him on several projects. While that investigation remains ongoing, French outlet Mediapart (via The Playlist) has published a new report …

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First Photo: Reilly, Armisen In A24’s “Moonbase 8”

  A24 has released the first cast photo from “Moonbase 8,” the upcoming six-episode original comedy series which marks the boutique film distributor’s second independently financed television series after “Comrade Detective”. John C. Reilly, Fred Armisen and Tim Heidecker star as three subpar astronauts living in NASA’s Moon Base Simulator …

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Disney Moves Up “Mary Poppins,” Delays Fifth “Indy”

  Walt Disney Studios has shaken up their entire release calendar with some major tentpoles now getting new dates. “Mary Poppins Returns” is taking advantage of a quieter than usual end of year period this year and is being moved up a week, opening now on December 19th. Next their …