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Posted On August 27, 2014By Christina EdwardsIn Casting

Jamie Dornan to Star in Thriller ‘The 9th Life of Louis Drax’

“Fifty Shades of Grey” star Jamie Dornan has been cast in upcoming Miramax psychological thriller “The 9th Life of Louis Drax,” adapted from Liz Jensen’s best-selling novel of the same name. The film will follow the story of Louis Drax and his near-fatal fall on his ninth birthday. Dornan will play Dr. Allan Pascal, who is drawn into a thrilling mystery as he investigates the mysterious circumstances surrounding the fall. “The 9th Life of Louis Drax” was first optioned by Mirmax in 2004, with plans for the film to be adapted andRead More

Posted On August 25, 2014By Christina EdwardsIn Casting

Mary Elizabeth Winstead Joining Thriller ‘The Cellar’

Mary Elizabeth Winstead is currently in negotiations to star in Paramont and Bad Robot’s upcoming film “The Cellar,” according to a report by Variety. The film tells the story of a young woman who wakes up after a car accident to find she has been abducted and is being held in an underground cellar. Her captor, a doomsday prepper, claims he has saved her life from a terrible chemical attack, and that the outside world has been left inhabitable. The film follows her decision to attempt to escape despite the potentialRead More

Posted On August 12, 2014By Christina EdwardsIn Casting

Maika Monroe Joins ‘The 5th Wave’ Adaptation as Ringer

The film adaptation of Rick Yancey‘s bestselling young adult novel “The 5th Wave” has found its Ringer. The movie’s official twitter account has announced Maika Monroe (“Labor Day”) has been cast in the role. Monroe joins the previously announced Chloe Moretz, Alex Roe, and Nick Robinson in the film. “The 5th Wave” follows 16 year old Cassie Sullivan (Moretz), one of the last surviving humans following a series of alien attacks that have savaged the planet, as she journeys to find her missing younger brother. “The 5th Wave” is set to hit theaters January 19, 2016. Monroe, also known forRead More
German premiere of The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise Of Electro
Model Emily Ratajkowski and Zac Efron are set to star together in upcoming film “We Are Your Friends,” the directorial debut of Max Joseph, co-star of MTV’S “Catfish” series. According to Deadline, the film follows a 23-year-old DJ named Cole through the worlds of electronic music and Hollywood nightlife as he spends his days scheming with childhood friends and nights working on the one track that will set the world on fire. Things become complicated when Cole is taken under the wing of older DJ James, and begins to fall for James’s girlfriend, Sophie.Read More
Looks like there’s more than showtunes in Lea Michele‘s future: the “Glee” star took to Twitter earlier today to announce a guest appearance on the final season of FX drama “Sons of Anarchy.” “I’ll be appearing on an episode of my favorite show @SonsofAnarchy! Thank you so much @Harparbar & @sutterink #SOAFX,” she tweeted, thanking “Sons of Anarchy” and “Glee” director Paris Barclay and “Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt Sutter. Michele will play Gertie, an empathetic truck stop waitress and single mother who connects with Gemma (Katy Segal) during a difficult time.Read More
We’ve got our first look at what’s to come for Roy Harper in the upcoming season of “Arrow“– and it’s something fans of the comic book have likely been anticipating for awhile. Entertainment Weekly has the first image of Colton Haynes as Arsenal, in full superhero attire. When season 3 premieres this fall, Roy will be joining Stephen Amell, Emily Bett Rickards and Team Arrow as a full-fledged member. The Arsenal suit will make its first appearance in the season premiere episode. “Arrow” returns to The CW for its third seasonRead More
Twelve Monkeys
Syfy has released an official trailer for “12 Monkeys,” the network’s new series based on the 1995 film directed by Terry Gilliam. The trailer focuses on a time traveler (Aaron Stanford) from a post-apocalyptic future, sent back in time to present day in order to locate and ultimately eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will devastate the human race. Amanda Schull, Noah Bean, and Kirk Acevedo also star in the series. “12 Monkeys” is set to premiere in January 2015. Click below to see the trailer!Read More
Evil is taking hold on “Sleepy Hollow” this fall, according to Fox’s newly released trailer for the show’s second season. There’s no official synopsis yet of the fall premiere episode, Hellfire, but the first look gives us a good tease of what’s to come. We left off with Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison) buried alive and Abbie Mills (Nicole Beharie) trapped in Purgatory, and it appears we won’t have to wait long to see how they’re freed from their respective binds. The footage highlights a determined Abbie declaring that Ichabod “didn’t travel through two centuriesRead More
Meet the S.T.A.R. Labs team in the new footage from the CW’s upcoming “Arrow” spinoff, “The Flash.” The new clip give us an in-depth look at the laboratory behind the Flash, narrated by Tom Cavanagh, who will play S.T.A.R. Labs financier Harrison Wells. The featurette spotlights team members bioengineer Caitlin Snow (Danielle Panabaker) and mechanical engineer Cisco Ramon (Carlos Valdes), as well as a just-out-of-a-coma Barry Allen (Grant Gustin). “The Flash” will air Tuesday on the CW this fall.Read More

Posted On June 4, 2014By Christina EdwardsIn Casting

Rose Byrne Set for Astronaut Comedy ‘The Something’

Rose Byrne‘s turns in “Bridesmaids,” “Get Him to the Greek,” and May release “Neighbors” have put her high on comedic wish lists. Now, according to THR, the producers of “Neighbors” are looking to reteam with Byrne for “The Something,” which will center around astronauts who get lost in space. The role is described as a love interest with an “approachable beauty, though she hates being approached.” Byrne has long been recognized for her more dramatic work, after two Emmy nominations for FX’s legal thriller “Damages.” Byrne’s comedic chops beat severalRead More