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Spider-Man Director in Talks to Return for Homecoming 2

Spider-Man Director in Talks to Return for Homecoming 2

Spider-Man: Homecoming director Jon Watts has entered talks to return and direct the sequel starring Tom Holland as Peter Parker.

Brian Gallagher

Ant-Man 2 Gets Justified Star Walton Goggins

Ant-Man 2 Gets Justified Star Walton Goggins

Walton Goggins has joined the growing cast of Ant-Man and the Wasp, which starts filming in Atlanta this month.

Brian Gallagher

Robotech Movie Lands IT Director Andy Muschietti

Robotech Movie Lands IT Director Andy Muschietti

Sony's long-gestating Robotech adaptation is finally moving forward under the direction of IT filmmaker Andy Muschietti.

Brian Gallagher

Hugh Jackman Is Scar in Disney's Lion King Remake

Hugh Jackman Is Scar in Disney's Lion King Remake

Director Jon Favreau has found the perfect villain in Hugh Jackman for his upcoming live-action take on Disney's classic The Lion King

Ryan Scott

Mena Massoud Is Disney's Aladdin, Will Smith Confirmed as Genie

Mena Massoud Is Disney's Aladdin, Will Smith Confirmed as Genie

Disney announced the cast for Guy Ritchie's live-action Aladdin musical at D23, with Naomi Scott set to play Jasmine.

Ryan Scott

Wreck-It Ralph 2 Brings in Taraji P. Henson as New Character Yesss

Wreck-It Ralph 2 Brings in Taraji P. Henson as New Character Yesss

Directors Rich Moore and Phil Johnston announce that Taraji P. Henson will voice the new character Yesss in Wreck-It Ralph 2.

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Joe Pesci Set to Reunite with De Niro in Scorsese's The Irishman

Joe Pesci Set to Reunite with De Niro in Scorsese's The Irishman

Martin Scorsese is bringing back two of his all-time greatest collaborators for the new gangster drama The Irishman.

Kevin Burwick

Bumblebee Movie Rounds Out Main Cast with 5 Fresh New Faces

Bumblebee Movie Rounds Out Main Cast with 5 Fresh New Faces

Jason Drucker, Abby Quinn, Rachel Crow, Ricardo Hoyos and Gracie Dzienny are in talks for unspecified roles in the Transformers spin-off Bumblebee.

Brian Gallagher

Scarface Reboot Loses Director David Ayer

Scarface Reboot Loses Director David Ayer

Two months after coming Universal's Scarface reboot, David Ayer is parting ways over creative differences.

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Bumblebee Movie Wants Spider-Man: Homecoming Actor in the Lead

Bumblebee Movie Wants Spider-Man: Homecoming Actor in the Lead

Jorge Lendeborg Jr. is in talks for the male lead role in Paramount's Bumblebee spin-off.

Brian Gallagher

John Oliver Is Zazu in Disney's Lion King Live-Action Remake

John Oliver Is Zazu in Disney's Lion King Live-Action Remake

Last Week Tonight host John Oliver will star as Zazu in Disney's live-action remake of The Lion King.

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Daniel Craig Is Reportedly Returning as James Bond

Daniel Craig Is Reportedly Returning as James Bond

A new report claims that Daniel Craig is ready to return to the 007 franchise with James Bond 25 after months of speculation.

Kevin Burwick

Ant-Man 2 Gets Randall Park as S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Jimmy Woo

Ant-Man 2 Gets Randall Park as S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Jimmy Woo

Randall Park will play S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Jimmy Woo in the upcoming Marvel sequel Ant-Man and the Wasp.

Brian Gallagher

The Grudge Reboot Gets Eyes of My Mother Director

The Grudge Reboot Gets Eyes of My Mother Director

Nicolas Pesce has signed on to direct The Grudge reboot for producer Sam Raimi.

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Andy Garcia Is Ricardo Montalban in My Dinner with Herve

Andy Garcia Is Ricardo Montalban in My Dinner with Herve

Andy García is playing Fantasy Island star Ricardo Montalban in the HBO biopic My Dinner with Herve, which stars Peter Dinklage as Herve .

Kevin Burwick

Ryan Gosling Wants to Play Young Willy Wonka?

Ryan Gosling Wants to Play Young Willy Wonka?

Ryan Gosling is reportedly interested in taking on the Willy Wonka prequel for Warner Bros.

Ryan Scott

Batgirl Actress Shortlist Has Leaked

Batgirl Actress Shortlist Has Leaked

A rumor has surfaced which reveals nine actresses in contention to play Batgirl, with a potential announcement possibly coming at Comic-Con.

Brian Gallagher

Evan Peters Returns as Quicksilver in X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Evan Peters Returns as Quicksilver in X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Canadian actor Lamar Johnson has signed on for a mystery role in X-Men: Dark Phoenix, while Evan Peters confirms his return Quicksilver.

Brian Gallagher

New Mutants Replaces Rosario Dawson with Alice Braga

New Mutants Replaces Rosario Dawson with Alice Braga

Alice Braga has signed on to play Dr. Celia Reyes in The New Mutants, replacing the departing Rosario Dawson.

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Deadpool 2 Gets Hunt for the Wilderpeople Star Julian Dennison

Deadpool 2 Gets Hunt for the Wilderpeople Star Julian Dennison

Julian Dennison has landed a role in Deadpool 2, with Thor: Ragnarok director commenting on the casting.

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Brad Pitt & Tommy Lee Jones Team for Sci-Fi Drama Ad Astra

Brad Pitt & Tommy Lee Jones Team for Sci-Fi Drama Ad Astra

Brad Pitt stars as an engineer who heads into outer space to find his long-missing father in the sci-fi thriller Ad Astra.

Brian Gallagher

Neve Campbell Teams with The Rock in Skyscraper

Neve Campbell Teams with The Rock in Skyscraper

Neve Campbell has signed on for an unspecified role alongside Dwayne Johnson in the Universal Pictures action-thriller Skyscraper.

Brian Gallagher

World War Z 2 Confirms Director David Fincher

World War Z 2 Confirms Director David Fincher

New Paramount Pictures chief Jim Gianopulos confirms that David Fincher is directing World War Z 2, which is in advanced development.

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Twilight Zone Movie Gets MonsterVerse Writer Christine Lavaf

Twilight Zone Movie Gets MonsterVerse Writer Christine Lavaf

Warner Bros. Twilight Zone movie is finally moving forward with comic book and Godzilla writer Christine Lavaf.

Kevin Burwick

Jack Black & Eli Roth Team for YA Gothic Mystery House with a Clock

Jack Black & Eli Roth Team for YA Gothic Mystery House with a Clock

Eli Roth has come aboard to direct Jack Black in an adaptation of the John Bellairs young adult book The House With a Clock in Its Walls.

Brian Gallagher