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Charlie Hunnam and Elizabeth Olsen are frontrunners to play King Arthur and Guinevere, respectively, in Guy Ritchie‘s “Knights of the Roundtable: King Arthur,” according to reports by Deadline and Variety. Deadline states that Hunnam is Ritchie’s top choice to play the titular role in the six-part, Joby Harold-scripted series for Warner Brothers, debunking previous rumors that had Hunnam’s “Fifty Shades of Grey” successor, Jamie Dornan, reportedly being the top choice. Idris Elba is also in talks to join as Bedivere, Arthur’s father’s right-hand man who trains the young warrior asRead More
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Really, maybe they were just reaching too far for Charlie Hunnam. A guy who’s already respected and got good movie roles under his belt was never going to commit to playing a fanfiction version of Edward Cullen in the hope of getting his name out there. So as Variety reports Jamie Dornan has now agreed to play Christian Grey in “50 Shades of Grey”. It just makes much more sense. Dornan will now star opposite the equally up-and-coming-but-not-quite-there-yet Dakota Johnson in the adaptation that Sam Taylor-Wood is directing (of theRead More
Benedict Cumberbatch is out (to do “Star Wars” or just “The Lost City of Z”?) but “Crimson Peak” is getting an upgrade as Tom Hiddleston is now in talks to replace him, according to Variety. Jessica Chastain, Mia Wasikowska and Charlie Hunnam are also set to star for Guillermo del Toro. The film is set for a February 2014 production start, with Wasikowska in the role of a young writer named Edith who discovers her new husband is not who he appears to be. Stepping into Cumberbatch’s shoes, Hilddeston willRead More
That “Twilight” fanfiction that somehow got published and then somehow got movie people to agree to put it on the big screen has pulled off another coup, managing to snag some pretty talented and up and coming actors in the lead roles. “Pacific Rim”‘s Charlie Hunnam and “Ben and Kate”‘s Dakota Johnson will play Edward Cullen Christian Grey and Bella Swan Anastasia Steele in “50 Shades of Grey,” it was announced today. The casting comes after many other sought after young actors – Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Emma Watson, ShaileneRead More
Guillermo Del Toro‘s much anticipated “Pacific Rim” previewed a handful of edited scenes this past weekend, and we were there to sample what was on offer. There are no real spoilers contained here, as Del Toro was kind enough to edit these scenes so even us journalists attending weren’t hugely spoiled by his epic sci-fi film, but if you want to go into “Pacific Rim” without knowing details about specific scenes, stop reading now! In his intro, Del Toro described “Pacific Rim” as “gothic tech.” The footage shown was extremelyRead More
The ever-busy Emma Stone has departed Guillermo Del Toro’s haunted house horror pic “Crimson Peak” over a scheduling issue, and the probably just as busy Mia Wasikowska is now in talks to replace her, according to The Wrap. Benedict Cumberbatch, Jessica Chastain and Del Toro’s “Pacific Rim” star Charlie Hunnam are already part of the stellar young cast. With this new cast addition also comes our first semblance of plot details, with The Wrap detailing that Wasikowska – pending scheduling working out – is up for the role of aRead More
It’s been five years since Guillermo del Toro‘s last directorial effort so hopes are high for “Pacific Rim“, his long-awaited alien vs. robots pic starring Charlie Hunnam and Idris Elba. Previous trailers and footage have given us a glimpse at the scale of the film which follows Hunnam, Elba and Rinko Kikuchi, three human characters who are tasked with piloting gigantic robots/weapons, called Jaegers, to battle dinosaur-like aliens called Kaiju’s, who have invaded Earth – not from the stars, but from beneath the sea. Now two new images via EmpireRead More
Guillermo del Toro’s long-awaited alien film “Pacific Rim” is set for release this summer and today del Toro has released the footage which was previously shown at this year’s WonderCon – to a hugely positive response – to everyone else, stating “This was originally intended for only WonderCon, but after listening to so many of you asking for more of the movie online, I think it’s time for me to show you more footage. Enjoy, my friends!” Enjoy we will! In this new extended preview Charlie Hunnam leads a voiceover,Read More
Guillermo Del Toro continues to assemble an incredibly impressive young cast for his haunted house horror flick “Crimson Peak”, with Variety reporting Jessica Chastain is the latest to move in, joining the previously announced Emma Stone, Charlie Hunnam and Benedict Cumberbatch. There are no plot details available other than to say it involves a haunted house, but with Del Toro and this cast, who needs ‘em, really? Del Toro and Lucinda Coxon are working on a rewrite of the script which he first co-wrote with Matthew Robins. With such aRead More
August 21st UPDATE: Cumberbatch has dropped out of the film. Guillermo del Toro has already cast Emma Stone and Charlie Hunnam in his upcoming haunted house horror film “Crimson Peak“, and now he’s found another actor looking to try a new genre. Fast rising British actor Benedict Cumberbatch has joined the pic, surely making him one of the most in-demand British actors in Hollywood at the moment. Variety reports that the film is set to start shooting early in 2014 and there’s still no word on plot details. Del ToroRead More