Cameras are set to roll on Ron Howard’s third big screen Dan Brown adaptation in April 2015, Deadline reports. Tom Hanks will reprise his The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons role of Professor Robert Langdon for Inferno, which has been given a tentative release date of December 18, 2015.
A remake of Otto Preminger’s 1944 film noir Laura is on the way from Fox 2000 with The Hollywood Reporter today bringing word that noted crime novelist James Ellroy (L.A. Confidential, The Black Dahlia) is set to provide the screenplay.
Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
The 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards aired last night on NBC, so it’s time for us to compare our predictions for who we thought would with who actually won!
Based on the bestselling crime thriller by Gillian Flynn (who also adapted the screenplay), Gone Girl stars Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Kim Dickens, Patrick Fugit and Carrie Coon.
Chris Hemsworth (“Thor” movies, upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron) and Charlie Day (“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” upcoming Horrible Bosses 2) are joining New Line Cinema and Warner Bros.’ Vacation reboot, says The Hollywood Reporter.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Smashed, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World) has taken a leading role opposite John Goodman in director Dan Trachtenberg’s upcoming microbudget thriller, The Cellar (formerly Valencia), Variety reports.
The ABC comedy hit has cast Steve Zahn in a key sixth season role as The Dunphys’ horrible new neighbor.
A television series based on Martin Scorsese’s 2010 feature Shutter Island (in turn based on the 2003 novel by Dennis Lehane) is heading to the small screen. Deadline reports today that HBO is teaming with Paramount Television for the project, which has the tentative title “Ashecliffe” (named for the story’s fictional hospital). Scorsese is planning on directing the pilot with Lehane and Tom Bernardo providing the screenplay.
If you want me to watch your television show, you put Will Arnett, Alison Brie and Zack Galifianakis as talking animals, and i’ll watch your f*cking show!
The final weekly episode of the Summer features reviews of ‘Lucy’ and ‘Hector and the Search for Happiness’ and the box office results for ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’. Plus- the latest movie and tv news, and a preview of the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards.
The Summer is almost over, so let’s take a look at what movies we’re excited to see for the rest of the year!
The singer gave the first ever live performance of her new single on the awards show last night.
Returning cast regulars include Jeff Daniels (who received an Emmy in the category of Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for the show in 2013), Emily Mortimer, Sam Waterston, John Gallagher, Jr., Alison Pill, Thomas Sadoski, Dev Patel and Olivia Munn.
Starring Bob Odenkirk in the title role, the series will also feature Jonathan Banks, Michael McKean, Rhea Seehorn, Patrick Fabian and Michael Mando. The premiere season is set six years before Saul Goodman (Odenkirk) meets Walter White. When we meet him, the man who will become Saul Goodman is known as Jimmy McGill, a small-time lawyer searching for his destiny, and, more immediately, hustling to make ends meet. Working alongside, and, often, against Jimmy, is Mike Erhmantraut (Banks). The series will track Jimmy’s transformation into Saul Goodman, the man who puts “criminal” in “criminal lawyer.”
After settling for second place behind Paramount’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for two weeks, Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy, directed by James Gunn, moved back into first place with a fourth weekend take of $17.6 million, down just 30% from last weekend. With a total domestic gross of $251.9 million in just four weeks, it has become the highest-grossing movie of the summer domestically, passing Transformers: Age of Extinction with $243.4 million and Disney’s Maleficent with $237 million.
British actor and film director Richard Attenborough has died at the age of 90. Continue reading
Playing before Sin City 2 this weekend, the footage-free teaser is available to watch in low-resolution on YouTube.
Disney Television Animation’s Emmy Award-winning animated series “Phineas and Ferb” pays homage to ABC’s hit series “Lost” with a special episode featuring story by “Lost” co-creator and writer Damon Lindelof and guest starring “Lost” fan-favorite Terry O’Quinn (John Locke), premiering Monday, September 29 (7:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD.
Another Saturday Night Live alum is heading to Pawnee. Rachel Dratch will appear in the final season of Parks and Recreation for at least one episode, with a potential to return, EW has learned exclusively.