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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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

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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.

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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

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.

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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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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