US soul singer and songwriter Bobby Womack has died, his publicist said on Friday. He was 70. The cause of his death was not yet known, according to his publicist, Sonya Kolowrat at XL Recordings.
Frank Darabont is in talks to direct Universal’s The Huntsman, a spin-off of the 2012 release Snow White and the Huntsman. Thor and Avengers star Chris Hemsworth is returning as the title character along with Charlize Theron, who played the villain in the first film, which was directed by Rupert Sanders and earned almost $400 million worldwide. Kristen Stewart is not expected to return as Snow White. If she does, it would most likely just be a cameo.
Previously teased earlier this month when director Guillermo del Toro revealed that he was writing a script for the film with Zak Penn, Legendary Pictures and Universal Studios have revealed that Pacific Rim 2 will debut in 3D and IMAX 3D theaters on April 7, 2017.
Already a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe thanks to his appearance in “All Hail the King,” Scoot McNairy is headed to the Distinguished Competition. Deadline reports that the Argo star will play an unspecified role in Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Welcome to another edition of Reasons to Be Cheerful, where we give you a few reasons to cheer up about a seemingly dour situation. This time around, it’s the release of Michael Bay’s Transformers: Age of Extinction!
The upcoming Breaking Bad spinoff series, “Better Call Saul,” has been delayed. Originally planned to premiere this November, the new show will now air in 2015. The good news, however, is that AMC has already renewed the series for a second season!
A24 has released the trailer and two posters for writer/director Jeff Beana’s horror-comedy Life After Beth, starring Aubrey Plaza, John C. Reilly, Dane DeHaan, Anna Kendrick and Molly Shannon.
Guardians director James Gunn took to Facebook yesterday to debut a photo of his brother Sean on the set of the upcoming Marvel blockbuster.
John Green’s teen novel, Looking for Alaska, is set to be made into a film. Paramount Pictures is in talks with Canadian actress-director Sarah Polley to turn the New York Times bestseller into a movie, Deadline reported.
The worldwide phenomenon of “The Hunger Games” continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage.
The cast includes Ben McKenzie as Detective James Gordon, Donal Logue as Harvey Bullock, Jada Pinkett Smith as Fish Mooney, Sean Pertwee as Alfred, Robin Lord Taylor as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin, Erin Richards as Barbara Kean, David Mazouz as Bruce Wayne, Camren Bicondova as Selina Kyle/the future Catwoman, and Zabryna Guevara as Captain Sarah Essen.
One of America’s most prolific film, TV and stage actors, Eli Wallach, has passed away at the age of 98.
April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany. Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Michael Pena, Jon Bernthal and Jason Isaacs co-star.
Channing Tatum, Tilda Swinton and Ralph Fiennes look to be the latest names to join the cast of Joel and Ethan Coen’s, Hail Caesar. The Hollywood Reporter brings word that all three are negotiating to appear opposite the already-attached George Clooney and Josh Brolin.
The Hollywood Reporter today brings word that Iron Man 3 and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang‘s Shane Black will write and direct a Predator reboot for 20th Century Fox!. According to the trade, Black is directing and writing the treatment for the film, which will then be scripted in full by Fred Dekker (with whom Black worked on Monster Squad).