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.