All posts by Melanie Abernathy

Melanie grew up in a movie addicted house hold--having experience on both sides of the camera, she has fell in love with all things film and hopes one day to pursue a career in the movie industry and/or Journalism. When she is not studying at Ventura College, she is writing, reading, or cuddling with her cat Lola. Find her on twitter @melaniebern!

The next generation of Disney villains have arrived. TVLine released the first image of Disney Channel Original Movie, “Descendants,” and the diabolical group of youngsters look like they’re up to no good. Much like you would expect, the TV movie follows the spawn of the original Disney villains as they try to fit in at a prep school alongside the children of the original Disney royals and heroes. Clearly conflict will ensue between the groups and old rivalries will become new again. The film stars Dove Cameron as Mal, the daughter ofRead More
Lizzie McGuire is back in a new comedy for TV Land, and we’ve got a trailer to prove it. Hilary Duff and Sutton Foster star in the new series “Younger,” following Liza (Foster), a 40 year old newly single mom that decides to act a little younger and poses as a 29 year old working girl in New York City. Duff is set to play Kelsey, Liza’s coworker in the publishing firm. Based on the novel by Pamela Redmond Satran, the show is written, executive produced, and directed by “SexRead More

Posted On June 11, 2014By Melanie AbernathyIn Casting

Adam DeVine Suits Up for ‘The Intern’ with Anne Hathaway

Warner Brothers has added Adam DeVine to the roster of upcoming comedy flick “The Intern,” Deadline confirms. The “Pitch Perfect” alum is set to star alongside Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro. The film follows Hathaway, who plays a young fashion entrepreneur that partakes in a senior internship program and is assigned a retired business man, De Niro, and together they clash with different business techniques. DeVine is set to play the head of the interns in the comedy. Nancy Meyers is set to direct the film, with a planned September 2015 releaseRead More
A “Captain America: Winter Solider” co-star has taken up the opportunity to portray a legend that impacted the 1936 Berlin Olympics. Deadline confirms that Anthony Mackie is collaborating alongside director Jamie Linden and others to make an untitled biopic about the iconic athlete. The film is said to take place prior to the 1936 Olympics and Owens’ rise to greatness with his three gold medal wins in front of an infuriated Adolf Hitler. Linden, Mackie and Jason Spire are set to produce the biopic while they’ve tacked on George Olson to writeRead More
“Doctor Who” alum Karen Gillan has landed a spot in Ti West’s latest flick “In A Valley of Violence,” Deadline confirms. The western thriller focuses on two sisters, played by Gillan and Taissa Farmiga, who run a hotel in an 1890s town and are unexpectedly visited by a stranger (Ethan Hawke) seeking revenge for his friend’s death. John Travolta also stars and filming is set to begin late June. Gillan is most noted for her role on “Doctor Who” as the spunky Scottish companion Amy Pond as well as the latest horrorRead More
Casting has finalized for Benjamin and Orson Cummings latest project with Willa Holland, Miguel Gomez, and Alex Russell landing the leads in new indie thriller “Pacific Standard Time.” THR shares the exclusive details of the upcoming film. The project is said to be a “dark and sexy thriller” that follows a group of young adults who get involved in a messy love triangle. Filming is already underway in LA for the Cummings second indie attempt, “Blue Blood” being the first. The duo also wrote their latest film. Holland is known for her starringRead More
ABC Family has released the Season 2 poster of “The Fosters,” taking us back to the happier times of Season 1. THR debuted the uplifting set of images brought together by a new tagline: “How do you define family?” The series first run was filled with ups and downs, but the poster showcases a montage of the many ups for this family. Jesus (Jake T. Austin) is all smiles, Stef (Teri Polo) and Lena (Sherri Saum) are glowing at their wedding, the love is strong with Stef and Lena embracing Mariana (CierraRead More
Megalyn Echikunwoke and Anton Yelchin have landed the leads in what seems to be a new Bonnie & Clyde tale. The Hollywood Reporter has shared that the two fresh faced actors are to star in the Keith Kjarval indie, “Vincent & Roxxy.” The crime-thriller tells the story of a young woman Roxxy (Echikunwoke) who is on the run and meets Vincent (Yelchin), himself on the run. The two fall in love while going on “a crime spree.” A new Bonnie and Clyde, indeed. Filming is set to begin in July inRead More
ABC Family’s popular drama “The Fosters” returns this summer for a heart tugging season 2, and the network released the trailer earlier today, giving us a preview of what’s to come on this new season. Lena (Sherri Saum) is pregnant, Brandon (David Lambert) deals with his struggle to play the piano after the fight, Mariana (Cierra Ramirez) makes a change and goes blonde and Callie (Maia Mitchell) takes a stand to find her biological father. The new chapter of “The Fosters” begins on June 19th at 9pm on ABC Family.Read More
Crossbones - Season 1
John Malkovich makes a daring entrance in the first trailer for “Crossbones,” the upcoming pirate series on NBC. The show clearly follows the treasure hunting pirate Blackbeard doing what he does best, killing and looking for gold. He captures one Tom Lowe (Richard Coyle) to help him find his precious treasure, when really, Lowe was hired to kill Blackbeard, but begins to question his task. Chris Perfetti as Fletch, Claire Foy as Kate, David Hoflin as Charles Vane, Tracy Ifeachor as Nenna and Yasmine Al Massri as Selima round outRead More