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Will Ferrell Takes the Lead in The 100 Year-Old Man

Will Ferrell Takes the Lead in The 100 Year-Old Man

Will Ferrell is getting ready to play a senior citizen who escapes his nursing home on his 100th birthday in The 100 Year Old Man.

B. Alan Orange

Hellboy Reboot Gets Deadpool Star Ed Skrein

Hellboy Reboot Gets Deadpool Star Ed Skrein

Deadpool star Ed Skrein has signed on to play Major Ben Daimio, a member of the Bureau for Paranormal Research in Lionsgate's Hellboy reboot.

Brian Gallagher

Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Finds Freddie Mercury's Queen Bandmates

Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Finds Freddie Mercury's Queen Bandmates

The upcoming Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, has added four new cast members to play the rest of Queen, alongside Rami Malek's Freddie Mercury.

Kevin Burwick

Aladdin Gets Homeland Star as Jafar's Henchman Hakim

Aladdin Gets Homeland Star as Jafar's Henchman Hakim

Turkish actor Numan Acar will play Hakim in Guy Ritchie's live-action remake of Disney's Aladdin.

Brian Gallagher

Jesse T. Usher Is Son of Shaft, Samuel L. Jackson Will Return

Jesse T. Usher Is Son of Shaft, Samuel L. Jackson Will Return

Jesse T. Usher will play the son of the returning Samuel L. Jackson's John Shaft in New Line's Son of Shaft, with Richard Roundtree also returning.

Brian Gallagher

Director Patty Jenkins Will Make History with Wonder Woman 2 Deal

Director Patty Jenkins Will Make History with Wonder Woman 2 Deal

Warner Bros. and director Patty Jenkins are in final talks for Wonder Woman 2, which will make her the highest paid female director in history.

Ryan Scott

Disney's Dumbo Remake Gets Oscar Winner Alan Arkin

Disney's Dumbo Remake Gets Oscar Winner Alan Arkin

Alan Arkin is set to play a Wall Street mogul in Tim Burton's live-action take on the Disney classic Dumbo.

Kevin Burwick

Daniel Craig Confirms Return as James Bond for Another Movie

Daniel Craig Confirms Return as James Bond for Another Movie

After months of speculation and rumors, Daniel Craig has finally confirmed that he will return for James Bond 25, likely as his last entry in the franchise.

Ryan Scott

Hellboy Reboot Adds American Honey Star Sasha Lane

Hellboy Reboot Adds American Honey Star Sasha Lane

American Honey star Sasha Lane is in final talks to play Hellboy's love interest Alice Monaghan in the upcoming Hellboy reboot.

Brian Gallagher

Halston Sage Is Dazzler in X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Halston Sage Is Dazzler in X-Men: Dark Phoenix

The Orville star Halston Sage will play pop star mutant Dazzler in X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which is currently in production.

Brian Gallagher

Nosferatu Remake Reunites Anya Taylor-Joy and The Witch Director

Nosferatu Remake Reunites Anya Taylor-Joy and The Witch Director

Director Robert Eggers is once again teaming up with New Mutants star Anya Taylor-Joy for the Nosferatu remake.

Ryan Scott

Christopher Robin Casts Winnie the Pooh and His Hundred Acre Wood Pals

Christopher Robin Casts Winnie the Pooh and His Hundred Acre Wood Pals

Disney's live-action Christopher Robin has cast long-time voice actor Jim Cummings as Winnie the Pooh, as well as eyeing actors for Eeyore and Tigger.

Ryan Scott

Leonardo DiCaprio Is Da Vinci in Upcoming Biopic

Leonardo DiCaprio Is Da Vinci in Upcoming Biopic

Leonardo DiCaprio has been set to star in and produce a currently untitled biopic that explores the life of Leonardo Da Vinci.

Kevin Burwick

Venom Wants Rogue One Star Riz Ahmed, Is He Carnage?

Venom Wants Rogue One Star Riz Ahmed, Is He Carnage?

Sources claim Riz Ahmed has officially signed on for the Spider-man spin-off Venom, but his role has not been revealed.

Kevin Burwick

Elle Fanning & Selena Gomez Team for New Woody Allen Movie

Elle Fanning & Selena Gomez Team for New Woody Allen Movie

Timothee Chalamet, Elle Fanning and Selena Gomez are the first three cast members to join Woody Allen's new untitled project.

Brian Gallagher

Cate Blanchett Is Lucille Ball in Amazon Biopic Lucy and Desi

Cate Blanchett Is Lucille Ball in Amazon Biopic Lucy and Desi

Cate Blanchett will play famed TV comedian Lucille Ball in a new biopic based on the memoir by her children.

Kevin Burwick

Ruth Negga Joins Brad Pitt in Sci-Fi Thriller Ad Astra

Ruth Negga Joins Brad Pitt in Sci-Fi Thriller Ad Astra

Oscar nominated actress Ruth Negga joins Brad Pitt and Tommy Lee Jones in the upcoming sci-fi thriller Ad Astra.

Brian Gallagher

Disney's Lion King Remake Finds Its Rafiki and Sarabi

Disney's Lion King Remake Finds Its Rafiki and Sarabi

The Lion King live-action remake brings in Captain America: Civil War stars John Kani as Rafiki and Alfre Woodard as Sarabi.

Ryan Scott

Disney's Aladdin Remake Wants Mummy Actor as Jafar

Disney's Aladdin Remake Wants Mummy Actor as Jafar

The Mummy star Marwan Kenzari is in negotiations to portray Jafar in Disney's live-action reboot of Aladdin.

Brian Gallagher

LEGO Spin-Off Billion Brick Race Gets Book of Life Director

LEGO Spin-Off Billion Brick Race Gets Book of Life Director

The Book of Life director Jorge Gutierrez has been brought on to develop a new LEGO Movie spin-off entitled The Billion Brick Race.

Brian Gallagher

Disney's Lion King Remake Wants Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar

Disney's Lion King Remake Wants Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar

Doctor Strange star Chiwetel Ejiofor is in talks to reunite with Disney on Jon Favreau's upcoming live-action Lion King.

Kevin Burwick

Hayley Atwell Joins Disney's Winnie the Pooh Live-Action Movie

Hayley Atwell Joins Disney's Winnie the Pooh Live-Action Movie

Hayley Atwell has signed on to join Ewan McGregor in Disney's Christopher Robin, which offers a new take on Winnie the Pooh.

Brian Gallagher

Jessica Chastain Confirmed for X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Jessica Chastain Confirmed for X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Jessica Chastain confirm she's heading to Montreal for X-Men: Dark Phoenix.

Brian Gallagher

Hellboy Reboot Gets Ian McShane as Professor Broom

Hellboy Reboot Gets Ian McShane as Professor Broom

Deadwood icon and American Gods star Ian McShane is taking on a pivotal role in new Hellboy movie.

Kevin Burwick

X-Men: Dark Phoenix Finds Its Young Jean Grey

X-Men: Dark Phoenix Finds Its Young Jean Grey

Eight year old actress Summer Fontana has come aboard to play a young Jean Grey in X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which continues shooting in Montreal.

Brian Gallagher

Shallows Director Chooses Disney's Jungle Cruise Over Suicide Squad 2

Shallows Director Chooses Disney's Jungle Cruise Over Suicide Squad 2

Director Jaume Collet-Serra has decided that Disney's Jungle Cruise movie is a better option than taking on Suicide Squad 2 for DC.

Ryan Scott

Pablo Schreiber Joins The Rock in Skyscraper

Pablo Schreiber Joins The Rock in Skyscraper

American Gods star Pablo Schreiber has signed on for an unspecified role in Dwayne Johnson's action-thriller Skyscraper.

Brian Gallagher

Judy Greer Will Return as Maggie Lang in Ant-Man 2

Judy Greer Will Return as Maggie Lang in Ant-Man 2

Judy Greer has been confirmed to reprise her Ant-Man role as Scott Lang's ex-wife Maggie in Marvel's Ant-Man and the Wasp.

Brian Gallagher

Rogue One Actor Joins Han Solo, Will Darth Vader Return?

Rogue One Actor Joins Han Solo, Will Darth Vader Return?

The actor who played Darth Vader in Rogue One is coming back for Han Solo, sparking new speculation that the Sith Lord will return.

Ryan Scott

Anne Hathaway May Replace Amy Schumer in Barbie Movie

Anne Hathaway May Replace Amy Schumer in Barbie Movie

Sony Pictures wants Oscar winning actress Anne Hathaway to star in their upcoming Barbie comedy, with Alethea Jones eyed to direct.

Brian Gallagher

Daniel Craig Finally Confirmed to Return in James Bond 25?

Daniel Craig Finally Confirmed to Return in James Bond 25?

New sources close to MGM and EON Productions confirm Daniel Craig is back for one more James Bond movie, so when will it become official?

Ryan Scott

Split 2 Gets American Horror Story Star Sarah Paulson

Split 2 Gets American Horror Story Star Sarah Paulson

M. Night Shyamalan has announced that Sarah Paulson is starring in Glass alongside Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson and James McAvoy.

Brian Gallagher

Michelle Pfeiffer Is Janet Van Dyne in Antman and the Wasp

Michelle Pfeiffer Is Janet Van Dyne in Antman and the Wasp

Michelle Pfeiffer has been confirmed to play the long lost mother of The Wasp in Marvel's Ant-Man 2.

Ryan Scott

Channing Tatum Wanted for Van Helsing Reboot

Channing Tatum Wanted for Van Helsing Reboot

A new report claims that Channing Tatum is Universal's choice to play Van Helsing in their Dark Universe.

Ryan Scott

Jon Favreau Returns as Happy Hogan In Avengers: Infinity War

Jon Favreau Returns as Happy Hogan In Avengers: Infinity War

Jon Favreau confirms he will be in Atlanta for the filming of Avengers, during a recent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Brian Gallagher

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