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Katheryn Winnick is the latest addition to the cast of Dean Devlin’s “Geostorm,” according to Deadline. The sci-fi thiller is set in a world on the verge of an apocalyptic storm generated by climate-controlling satellites in space. The story follows a guy named Jake (Gerard Butler), who’s tasked with heading into outer space to stop it from happening. Abbie Cornish, Andy Garcia, Ed Harris, and Jim Sturgess also star. Winnick will play Jake’s ex-wife. Filming begins in New Orleans next month. Winnick is best known for her current role as LagerthaRead More
Aussie actor Luke Bracey has seemed to be on the verge of landing a high profile role for a couple of years now, and it seems he may have finally found it. Variety reports Bracey will play Johnny Utah, the role originated by Keanu Reeves, in the “Point Break” remake, which already has Gerard Butler in the role of Bodhi, originated by Patrick Swayze in the Kathryn Bigelow original. Now Bracey will take over the role of the rookie FBI agent who’s tasked with infiltrating a tight-knit group of surfersRead More
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Posted On January 30, 2014By Alfonso EspinaIn Casting

Chadwick Boseman Joins “Gods of Egypt”

Chadwick Boseman is the latest actor to join the cast of Alex Proyas‘s mythological epic “Gods Of Egypt,” according to Deadline. The 31-year-old actor is joining a cast that already includes Brenton Thwaites, Gerard Butler, Geoffrey Rush, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Courtney Eaton. “Gods of Egypt” tells the story of corruption and betrayal amongst ancient Egypt’s ruling gods. Chaos ensues after Set (Butler), the god of desert, storms and chaos, murders his brother Osiris. In a vengeful attempt to end the madness that Set created, Osiris’ son Horus (Coster-Waldau) seeks helpRead More
Brenton Thwaites
Rapidly rising Aussie star Brenton Thwaites, 24, has joined the cast of Alex Proyas‘ mythological epic “Gods Of Egypt,” according to Deadline. The Summit Entertainment production will also star Gerard Butler, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, and Geoffrey Rush. “Gods Of Egypt” tells the story of a competing family of gods. After Set (Butler) kills his brother Osiris, his nephew Horus (Coster-Waldau) makes it his quest to avenge the death of his father. With the help of the goddess Hathor and a human thief named Bek (Thwaites), Horus aims to defeat Set andRead More
Newcomer Jonny Westin embodies that carefree California cool in our first look at him on the set of “Of Men and Mavericks”, the biopic of legendary surfer Jay Moriarty, in which he plays the lead. The film, directed by Curtis Hanson – then finished off by Michael Apted when Hanson had health issues – chronicles Moriarty’s quest to ride the infamous waves at Mavericks, a Northern California surf spot that produces up to 80 foot waves in winter. He made the cover of Surfer magazine at the age of 16Read More
Psycho Oliver’s at it again. That crazy kid from the first season of “The O.C.” who took Marissa hostage at gunpoint will still be messing with people’s lives, according to Variety. Taylor Handley has signed on to play the villain role in Curtis Hanson’s surfing drama “Of Men and Mavericks” (formerly just “Mavericks”), a biopic of surfing legend Jay Moriarty. Newcomer Jonny Weston has the lead role of Moriarity, a Northern California surfer who became renowned for surfing the treacherous waves at Mavericks, a surf spot near Santa Cruz. HeRead More
“The Hunger Games” Tribute Leven Rambin will be going for a different sort of sport as Variety reports the actress has landed the female lead in surfing darma “Mavericks” opposite Gerard Butler and newcomer Jonny Weston, who has the male lead. Curtis Hanson directs the biopic of late surfing legend Jay Moriarty, chronicling his quest to ride the infamous waves at Mavericks, a Northern California surf spot that produces up to 80 foot waves in winter. He made the cover of Surfer magazine at the age of 16 for successfullyRead More