All posts by Alamin Yohannes

Alamin is a recent college grad based in New York City. He loves television, film and anything that makes him laugh. Likes almost everything else. His favorite law firm is Florrick Agos and he would love to join the Cul De Sac crew. You can also find his thoughts on Twitter @alamoh_.

Alden Ehrenreich

Posted On September 2, 2014By Alamin YohannesIn Casting

Alden Ehrenreich in Talks for ‘Hail Caesar!’ Role

Variety reports that Alden Ehrenreich is in talks to join Joel and Ethan Coen‘s forthcoming “Hail Caesar!” The dramedy focuses on a fixer working in Hollywood during the 1950s, who works to make sure the stars in his charge do not act recklessly. Many talented actors and actresses are seeking roles in the film, which is the norm for Coen Brothers films in the past. “Hail Ceasar!” has already drawn in George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson, Josh Brolin as well as the “Jump Street” duo Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill. Ehrenreich,Read More
Actor Nico Evers-Swindell on the set of Lifetime's "William & Kate"
Freshmen ABC comedy “Manhattan Love Story” is filling out its cast by booking on-screen royalty Nico Evers-Swindell for a recurring role, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Manhattan Love Story is a romantic comedy that utilizes the inner thoughts of its leads, Analeigh Tipton and Jake McDorman, to hear what they really think while starting a relationship. Jade Catta-Preta, Chloe Wepper, Nicolas Wright and Kurt Fuller also star. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Evers-Swindell’s will play Tucker, a gay senior editor at a New York publishing firm who also serves asRead More

Posted On August 29, 2014By Alamin YohannesIn Images

First Look at Margot Robbie as Jane on the Set of ‘Tarzan’

The first photos of Margot Robbie on the set of her upcoming film “Tarzan” have been unveiled. She plays Jane, the female lead in the highly anticipated reboot. “Tarzan” is being directed by David Yates and stars Alexander Skarsgard as the titular character, in a story set several years after the former jungle man has integrated back into human society. Christoph Waltz, Samuel L. Jackson and Djimon Hounson also star. The role is Robbie’s first big potential franchise after breaking out in “Wolf of Wall Street.” She also has “ZRead More
zzz omar sy
Omar Sy and directors Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano have one thing in common: breakout 2012 film “Intouchables.” All three have teamed up again for “Samba” and the first trailer for the highly anticipated follow-up film has been released. The film stars Sy as Samba, a man who migrated from Senegal to France 10 years before the events of the film. Since living in France, Samba has worked low-paying jobs while trying to obtain proper employment papers. When he meets Alice, played by Charlotte Gainsbourg, Samba finds she may notRead More

Posted On August 28, 2014By Alamin YohannesIn Television, TV Casting

TV: Allison Tolman Gets ‘Mindy Project’ Arc

After her incredible turn on FX’s “Fargo,” Allison Tolman has chosen her next TV role. According to TVLine, Tolman has boarded FOX’s “The Mindy Project” for a two episode arc as Abby Berman. She is a novelist  who goes on an awful first date with Peter (Adam Pally). The casting is in line with Mindy Kaling’s words regarding Season 3. In an interview with Zap2it she teased the role Peter would take in Season 3. With Mindy and Danny now in a relationship “Peter becomes kind of the new Mindy in terms ofRead More
Rila Fukushima has joined the cast of “Arrow,” replacing Devon Aoki, according to Deadline. Fukushima will play Tatsu Yamashiro, a Japanese expert in martial arts who is one of Oliver’s (Stephen Amell) mentors during the next phase of flashbacks in Japan. She is known as Katana in comics because of the sword she wields and the character is essential to Oliver’s path to present day Arrow. Fukushima plays one of two mentors in Japan, the other being Yamashiro’s husband Maseo, played by Karl Yune. “Arrow” season 3 premieres October 8 on TheRead More
FX’s horror anthology series “American Horror Story” is entering its fourth season this fall. The network has released a poster for the upcoming season, titled “American Horror Story: Freak Show“. This season focuses on the journey of a carnival troupe entering Jupiter, Florida in 1952. After the group comes to town a dark entity looms over both the entertainers and the townspeople. Finn Wittrock is among the new faces to the show this season. Wittrock has been around on stage and screen for quite some time, but recently has been involvedRead More
Lorenzo Richelmy
A newcomer is headlining Netflix’s upcoming drama “Marco Polo.” Leading a Netflix original program has been done by actors such as Kevin Spacey and Taylor Schilling in the past, but this time Lorenzo Richelmy will star as Marco Polo. Since 2008 he has been in various European films and television programs, but this is the Italian newcomer’s first role on the international level. The drama follows Marco Polo’s journey in China during the 13th century. Rick Yune, Tom Wu, Benedict Wong, and Zhu Zhu round out an impressive international cast.Read More