• Henry Golding in Talks for ‘G.I. Joe’ Spinoff ‘Snake Eyes’
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    Variety

    Henry Golding in Talks for ‘G.I. Joe’ Spinoff ‘Snake Eyes’

    "Crazy Rich Asians" star Henry Golding is in early talks to star in Paramount, Skydance and AllSpark's “G.I. Joe” spinoff, “Snake Eyes,” sources tell Variety. "The Captain" director Robert Schwentke is helming and Brian Goldner is producing. Evan Spiliotopoulos, who wrote “Beauty and the Beast” and “The Huntsman: Winter’s War,” penned the script. Snake Eyes […]

  • Ridley Scott, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Nicole Holofcener Team on ‘The Last Duel’
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    Ridley Scott, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Nicole Holofcener Team on ‘The Last Duel’

    Ridley Scott looks to have his next directing job, as he has signed on to direct "The Last Duel" with Matt Damon and Ben Affleck attached to star. Damon and Affleck co-wrote the script with Oscar-nominated Nicole Holofcener. Scott, Damon and Affleck all producing along with Scott's producing partner Kevin Walsh. Drew Vinton is also […]

  • The Witcher showrunner saw 207 other actors before casting Henry Cavill
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    Greer McNally

    The Witcher showrunner saw 207 other actors before casting Henry Cavill

    Showrunner Lauren S Hissrich explained Cavill put himself forward for the role before casting started.

  • Josh Gad opens up about Penguin role in new 'Batman'
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    Greer McNally

    Josh Gad opens up about Penguin role in new 'Batman'

    There have been rumours circulating of his casting since 2017.

  • Richard Madden in Talks to Join Marvel Studios’ ‘The Eternals’ (Exclusive)
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    Richard Madden in Talks to Join Marvel Studios’ ‘The Eternals’ (Exclusive)

    “Game of Thrones” and “Bodyguard” star Richard Madden is in talks to star opposite Angelina Jolie and Kumail Nanjiani in Marvel’s “The Eternals,” which focuses on a group of ancient human beings, an individual with knowledge of the project exclusively told TheWrap. Details about Madden’s character is being kept under wraps.“The Rider” director Chloe Zhao will direct the film. Matthew and Ryan Firpo (“Ruin”) are writing the script. Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige is producing. TheWrap also first reported South Korean actor Ma Dong-seok, also known as Don Lee, will make his American film debut in the film. Created by comic legend Jack Kirby in 1976, the Eternals are a race of ancient human beings created a million years ago by the cosmic entities known as the Celestials.Also Read: Marvel Studios Taps Ma Dong-seok for 'The Eternals' (Exclusive)According to ComicVine, the Celestials accelerated the evolution of a handful of subjects and gave them the genetic potential to mentally manipulate limited quantities of cosmic energy, as well as other superhuman traits.The story will focus on the female Eternal known as Sersi, (no, not the character on “Game of Thrones”), several insiders have told TheWrap. Angelina Jolie is currently in talks for the role.“We have started working on what are the films post-phase 3,” Feige previously told TheWrap, referencing the forthcoming fourth part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s slate of movies after the wind-down of franchises based on the original Avengers.Best known for playing Robb Stark on “Game of Thrones,” and following that up with BBC thriller “Bodyguard,” Madden will next be seen in Paramount’s Elton John biopic “Rocketman,” playing John’s longtime manager, John Reid.Madden is repped by WME and Troika.Marvel had no comment.Read original story Richard Madden in Talks to Join Marvel Studios’ ‘The Eternals’ (Exclusive) At TheWrap

  • Chadwick Boseman To Play African Samurai ‘Yasuke’
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    Deadline

    Chadwick Boseman To Play African Samurai ‘Yasuke’

    EXCLUSIVE: Fresh from playing the African warrior king Black Panther in Avengers: Endgame, Chadwick Boseman has officially aligned himself to play Yasuke, the first African samurai to swing a sword in Japan. Erik Feig’s Picturestart has teamed with Mike De Luca and his De Luca Productions banner, Stephen L'Heureux and his Solipsist banner, and Boseman […]

  • Leonardo DiCaprio in Talks to Star in Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Nightmare Alley’ (EXCLUSIVE)
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    Variety

    Leonardo DiCaprio in Talks to Star in Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Nightmare Alley’ (EXCLUSIVE)

    Leonardo DiCaprio is in negotiations to star in Fox Searchlight's "Nightmare Alley," Guillermo del Toro's follow-up to his Oscar-winning film "The Shape of Water." Del Toro will direct the pic and co-wrote the script with Kim Morgan. "Nightmare Alley" is being produced and financed by del Toro and J. Miles Dale with TSG Entertainment, with […]

  • Milla Jovovich Almost Quit ‘Resident Evil’ Because of Michelle Rodriguez
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    Yahoo Celebrity

    Milla Jovovich Almost Quit ‘Resident Evil’ Because of Michelle Rodriguez

    During an interview with the blog Inverse, Milla Jovovich admits that she almost quit the first "Resident Evil" film when she found out Michelle Rodriguez was cast.