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Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Bell get their superpowers and it’s not an easy process, in the new trailer revealed for Fox’s “Fantastic Four” reboot. The young scientists are sent into space and come back forever changed, but as show in the new trailer, even before that, they’re becoming a close-knit unit. Family is at the root of the Marvel superheroes, and its’ clear it’s an aspect that will be important in director Josh Trank’s iteration too. The trailer also teases the first glimpse of theRead More
Four new heroes are born in the upcoming “Fantastic Four.” A group of very talented young actors, Jamie Bell, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara and Miles Teller, are taking on the roles of the heroes in this year’s reboot. Fans got their first glimpse at the young heroes in the teaser trailer released on YouTube. The trailer is narrated by “House of Card’s” veteran Reg E. Cathy, who will be playing Dr. Storm in the film. It gives us a look at the lives of our heroes before their fantastic change.Read More
A long-gestating indie dramedy is popping up again, with a brand new creative team in place. Miles Teller will star in and Marc Webb will direct “The Only Living Boy in New York,” according to Variety. Back in 2011, the project was first announced with Logan Lerman to star and Seth Gordon attached to direct. The story remains the same: A young man discovers his father is having an affair and tries to put a stop to it — only to end up becoming involved with the woman himself. AllanRead More

Posted On September 18, 2014By Linda GeIn Casting

Kate Mara Offered ‘The Martian’ Opposite Matt Damon

“House of Cards” star and future Invisible Woman Kate Mara has been offered one of the lead roles in Ridley Scott’s sci-fi actioner “The Martian” starring Matt Damon, according to Deadline. The adaptation of Andy Weir’s book follows Damon as an astronaut who is stranded alone on Mars after an accident and must survive long enough in order to be rescued. Jessica Chastain, Cate Blanchett and Kristen Wiig were all previously linked to the project, though it’s unclear which of them are still involved or what roles they would play.Read More
Toby Kebbell has rounded out the cast of YA adaptation of “A Monster Calls,” reports THR. Kebbell joins a cast that already includes Felicity Jones, Sigourney Weaver and Liam Neeson. The book tells the story of a young boy who escapes into a fantasy dream world when real life gets too difficult with an ill-stricken mother and bullying classmates. But his dream world isn’t a walk in the park either, and he is often confronted by a monstrous tree-like creature. Jones is playing the mother, which seems to indicate theRead More
Fox is very pleased with their rising star Michael B. Jordan, and according to Deadline, have picked up a new film as a star vehicle for him, ensuring they will get to work with the “Chronicle” and “Fantastic Four” star at least one more time. The film is called “Men Who Kill” and is described as a CIA thriller in the vein of an international “Bad Bays” action-wise. No more plot details than that at this point, but this will be the first time a film is being developed specificallyRead More
Toby Kebbell has emerged victorious in the battle to be Doctor Doom in the new “Fantastic Four” reboot, according to Variety. Kebbell beat out fellow up and comers Domhnall Gleeson, Eddie Redmayne and Sam Riley for the role of the iconic Marvel supervillain who will battle the new superhero team – comprised of Miles Teller as Mr. Fantastic, Kate Mara as Sue Storm, Michael B. Jordan as Johnny Storm and Jamie Bell as Ben Grimm aka The Thing. Josh Trank is directing the reboot, which will be released on JuneRead More
It appears rumors of the new “Fantastic Four” being in trouble may have been greatly exaggerated. In fact, Fox is doubling down on their new franchise, and have now set a release date for the sequel in 2017. Josh Trank begins directing the reboot of the Marvel comic book classic this month with Miles Teller as Mr. Fantastic, Kate Mara as the Invisible Woman, Michael B. Jordan as the Human Torch and Jamie Bell as The Thing. And these guys all just found gainful employment for the next three years.Read More
We’ve got Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Bell locked in as the new “Fantastic Four,” and now the attention turns to who will play the iconic villain Dr. Doom. The Wrap is reporting four young British rising stars are the finalists for the gig, and they are: Domhnall Gleeson, Toby Kebbell, Eddie Redmayne and Sam Riley. This is contrary to previous reports, which indicated that Fox and director Josh Trank had been searching for an older and bigger star to play the villain, perhaps to offsetRead More

Posted On March 6, 2014By Linda GeIn Casting

Miles Teller Confirmed for ‘Fantastic Four’

It’s been pretty much a sure thing for a couple of weeks now, but of the four new members of the “Fantastic Four,” the most tenuous had been Miles Teller, who had very glaring scheduling conflicts with “Divergent” sequel “Insurgent” set to film at around the same time as the Marvel comic book adaptation reboot, with some reports even cautioning a recast could still happen. Well, it appears that’s all been worked out, no recast necessary, and Teller has confirmed via an interview with People that he begins filming asRead More