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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.

Brian Gallagher

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

Avatar 2 Gets Game of Thrones Star Oona Chaplin

Avatar 2 Gets Game of Thrones Star Oona Chaplin

Producer Jon Landau announced at CineEurope today that Game of Thrones star Oona Chaplin will play an important character in the Avatar sequels.

Brian Gallagher

X-Men: Dark Phoenix Director Confirmed, Apocalypse Cast Will Return

X-Men: Dark Phoenix Director Confirmed, Apocalypse Cast Will Return

Longtime franchise writer and producer Simon Kinberg is officially signed on to direct X-Men: Dark Phoenix.

Ryan Scott

Valiant Comic's Shadowman Movie Gets House Party Director

Valiant Comic's Shadowman Movie Gets House Party Director

Director Reginald Hudlin will take on comic book thriller Shadowman for Valiant Entertainment.

Ryan Scott

Michelle Monaghan Will Return in Mission: Impossible 6

Michelle Monaghan Will Return in Mission: Impossible 6

Director Christopher McQuarrie confirms that Michelle Monaghan will be back as Julia Meade in Mission: Impossible 6.

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Deadpool 2 Gets Shioli Kutsuna in a Key Role, Who Is She Playing?

Deadpool 2 Gets Shioli Kutsuna in a Key Role, Who Is She Playing?

Japanese Actress Shioli Kutsuna has joined the cast of Deadpool 2 but her role is being kept a mystery.

Ryan Scott

Cannonball Run Remake Gets Central Intelligence Director

Cannonball Run Remake Gets Central Intelligence Director

Rawson Marshall Thurber is directing the upcoming Cannonball Run remake, with Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant writing the script.

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Armie Hammer Denies Talks for Green Lantern and Shazam!

Armie Hammer Denies Talks for Green Lantern and Shazam!

Armie Hammer reveals that Warner Bros. has yet to officially offer him roles in Green Lantern Corps or Shazam!

Brian Gallagher

Tom Hardy Wanted as Jafar in Disney's Aladdin Live-Action Remake?

Tom Hardy Wanted as Jafar in Disney's Aladdin Live-Action Remake?

A new rumor claims that director Guy Ritchie is intent on getting Tom Hardy as the star of his live-action Aladdin.

Kevin Burwick

Godzilla 2 Gets Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Star Zhang Ziyi

Godzilla 2 Gets Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Star Zhang Ziyi

Zhang Ziyi is set to first appear in Godzilla: King of Monsters before becoming an even bigger part of the Monsterverse that also includes King Kong.

B. Alan Orange

Melissa McCarthy Holiday Comedy Margie Claus Is Coming in 2019

Melissa McCarthy Holiday Comedy Margie Claus Is Coming in 2019

New Line has set a November 2019 release date for the holiday comedy Margie Claus, starring Melissa McCarthy and directed by Ben Falcone.

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Ant-Man 2 Brings in Black Mirror Star Hannah John-Kamen

Ant-Man 2 Brings in Black Mirror Star Hannah John-Kamen

Hannah John-Kamen will follow up her role in Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One with a key role in Ant-Man and The Wasp.

Ryan Scott

Godzilla: King of Monsters Brings in Bradley Whitford

Godzilla: King of Monsters Brings in Bradley Whitford

Bradley Whitford joins the growing cast of Warner Bros. and Legendary's Godzilla: King of Monsters, a follow-up to 2014's Godzilla.

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New Mutants Finds Its Mirage and Sunspot

New Mutants Finds Its Mirage and Sunspot

Henry Zaga has been confirmed to play Sunspot while newcomer Blu Hunt has been cast as Dani Moonstar in New Mutants.

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Avatar 2 Will Bring Back Joel David Moore as Norm Spellman

Avatar 2 Will Bring Back Joel David Moore as Norm Spellman

Joel David Moore has been confirmed to reprise his role as scientist Norm Spellman in all of the Avatar sequels, which start filming next year.

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Hailee Steinfeld Joins Bumblebee in First Transformers Spin-Off

Hailee Steinfeld Joins Bumblebee in First Transformers Spin-Off

Hailee Steinfeld is in talks to play a young tomboy and mechanic in Paramount's Bumblebee spin-off from the Transformers franchise.

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Godzilla 2 Recruits Silicon Valley Star Thomas Middleditch

Godzilla 2 Recruits Silicon Valley Star Thomas Middleditch

Thomas Middleditch has joined the ever-expanding cast of Godzilla: King of Monsters after a small cameo in Kong: Skull Island.

Kevin Burwick

Godzilla Vs. Kong Gets Death Note Director Adam Wingard

Godzilla Vs. Kong Gets Death Note Director Adam Wingard

The Guest and upcoming Death Note director Adam Wingard has finalized a deal to take the helm of Godzilla vs. Kong for Warner Bros.

Brian Gallagher

The Jetsons Movie Lands Sausage Party Director

The Jetsons Movie Lands Sausage Party Director

Warner Animation Group has brought on Sausage Party director Conrad Vernon to develop and possibly direct The Jetsons animated adaptation.

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Deadpool 2 Gets Jack Kesy as the Main Villain, Is He Black Tom?

Deadpool 2 Gets Jack Kesy as the Main Villain, Is He Black Tom?

The Strain stat Jack Kesy has signed onto play the main villain in Deadpool 2 but his character is being kept under wraps.

Kevin Burwick

Depp and Bardem Confirmed as Invisible Man and Frankenstein's Monster

Depp and Bardem Confirmed as Invisible Man and Frankenstein's Monster

Universal's Dark Universe franchise has officially announced the casting of Javier Bardem and Johnny Depp who will appear in future installments.

Ryan Scott

Uncharted Movie Gets Tom Holland as Young Nathan Drake

Uncharted Movie Gets Tom Holland as Young Nathan Drake

Director Shawn Levy is reconfiguring the main character for his upcoming Uncharted movie, turning it into a prequel to the game.

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