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Fox is closing in one young actress’ potentially star-making role. Upcoming manga adaptation “Alita: Battle Angel” has a lead role ready to launch one actress’ career into the stratosphere. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Maika Monroe, Rosa Salazar and Zendaya are the trio up for the role. “Alita: Battle Angel” centers on a female cyborg found by a scientist with her memory. Using the one thing she can remember, her martial arts training, the cyborg becomes a bounty hunter. The action-packed tale touches on complex matters including love and self-discovery. Monroe,Read More
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The original “Independence Day” may have seen aliens defeated, but they’re back with a vengeance in the first trailer for long-gestating sequel “Independence Day: Resurgence.” This time, a new generation of young soldiers, including Liam Hemsworth, Maika Monroe and Jessie Usher, are tasked with fighting the aliens, as returning cast members including Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch and Vivica A. Fox bestow their experience and advice. “Independence Day: Resurgence” will be released on June 24, 2016.Read More
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Two rising stars are joining the ranks of of those starring in young adult adaptations. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Maika Monroe and Tye Sheridan are in final negotiations of the leads roles in “Tribes of Palos Verdes,” based on Joy Nicholson’s novel of the same name. The story follows Jim (Sheridan) and Medina (Monroe), siblings that leave Michigan to move to the beach. With their mother’s (Jennifer Garner) potential nervous breakdown and their father’s successful surgical career, the teenagers must find their own outlets. Medina turns to surfing inRead More
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Dan Stevens‘s David is a man who may be too good to be true, as evident in the newly released clips from Adam Wingard‘s thriller “The Guest.” The former “Downton Abbey” star teams up with “You’re Next” duo Simon Barrett and Wingard to play David, a handsome stranger who shows up uninvited at the home of the Petersons, a family struggling over the loss of their eldest son, Caleb, who died in Afghanistan. David, who claims that he is a friend and fellow soldier of Caleb’s, is welcomed into theRead More
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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
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Dan Stevens is a tall, blonde and handsome stranger with a sketchy past in the first full-length trailer for Adam Wingard‘s “The Guest.” The former “Downton Abbey” star dons an American accent and a more buff physique to play David, a man who unexpectedly shows up at the home of the Petersons, a family struggling over the loss of their eldest son, Caleb. David, who claims that he is a friend and fellow soldier who was with Caleb when he died at the war in Afghanistan, is welcomed into theirRead More
Dan Stevens The Guest
Dan Stevens and Maika Monroe star in “The Guest,” the Sundance Film Festival horror hit from director Adam Winguard. The film will be released on September 19th, but if you live in Los Angeles or will be in the area, we have your chance to see it more than a month early when it screens at the Sundance Next Fest on Sunday, August 10th at 4pm. Simply retweet the message below on Twitter to win. Must be following us! Winner will be contacted via Direct Message on or before Thursday,Read More
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Posted On June 26, 2014By Alfonso EspinaIn Videos

Watch: Dan Stevens is ‘The Guest’ in the First Teaser

Former “Downton Abbey” star Dan Stevens plays a mysterious stranger welcomed into the home of a fallen soldier in the first trailer for Adam Wingard‘s thriller “The Guest.” The film, which received acclaim at its Sundance Film Festival debut earlier this year, stars Stevens as David, a man who unexpectedly shows up to the home of the Petersons, a family struggling over the loss of their eldest son, Caleb, to the war in Afghanistan. David, who claims that he is a friend and fellow soldier who was with Caleb’s atRead More
Dan Stevens  in "The Guest"
We’ve certainly never seen Matthew Crawley like this before. “Downton Abbey” alum Dan Stevens gets menacing to play a villain in indie thriller “The Guest,” announced today to have its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival next month, and we’ve got the first photos. Maika Monroe is also pictured in the first stills from Adam Wingard’s “You’re Next” follow-up. The film follows Stevens’ ex-marine character, who comes back from war a changed man, and who takes advantage of the hospitality of a family whose son recently died, terrorizing them.Read More
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Newcomer kid actor Gattlin Griffith is caught at the center of a complicated situation when Josh Brolin takes him and his mom Kate Winslet hostage, and then turns out to be kind of a nice guy, in Jason Reitman’s newest film “Labor Day.” Two new trailers for the Oscar hopeful have been released, with Griffith narrating the tonally confused new footage. Based on the novel by Joyce Maynard, Brolin stars as Frank Chambers, an escaped convict who seeks shelter with Winslet’s Adele, a divorced mother with an introverted teenage sonRead More