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Esai Morales at the Annual Trans4m Benefit Concert at Avalon on January 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, CA. Editorial credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com

Esai Morales Is Replacing Nicholas Hoult In Mission Impossible 7

Mission Impossible 7 is getting a new bad guy. Deadline is reporting that Ozark baddie Esai Morales will step into the lead villain role, replacing Nicholas Hoult. Seems the production shutdowns have created a scheduling conflict with Hoult, which has led him to have to walk away from the project. This is something to keep an […]

Legally Blonde 3 Script Will Be Written By Mindy Kaling, Dan Goor

Legally Blonde 3 Script Will Be Written By Mindy Kaling, Dan Goor

Legally Blonde 3 has taken a big step towards coming to the big screen, as MGM has closed a deal with Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor to write the script for the film. Reese Witherspoon, star of the first two films, is returning to play Elle Woods and will produce the film through her Hello […]

Comedian Adam Sandler on stage at his Walk of Fame ceremony on February 1, 2011 in Hollywood, CA 2011. Editorial credit: RoidRanger / Shutterstock.com

Adam Sandler's Next Netflix Film Is Hustle, About A Basketball Scout

Adam Sandler has signed up for his next film for Netflix. The star will next be in a movie titled Hustle, about a basketball scout. Sandler will produce with his Happy Madison production company, along with LeBron James and his production company Springhill Entertainment. Taylor Materne and Will Fetters wrote the script, and Jeremiah Zagar […]

David Arquette arrives to "Scream 4" World Premiere on April 11,2011 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com

Scream 5 Casts David Arquette As Sheriff Dewey Riley

Scream 5 is making headlines today after announcing the casting of David Arquette. He will reprise his role as Dewey Riley, who appeared in the first four films in the series. Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett, responsible for last year's hit Ready or Not, are set to direct Scream 5, the next installment of the iconic 90's horror series. Neve […]

Actress Jessica Alba attends the Campari Calendar launch at La Permanente on December 2, 2008 in Milano, Italy. Editorial credit: Andrea Raffin / Shutterstock.com

Jessica Alba Hops Aboard New Netflix Thriller Trigger Warning

Jessica Alba is the latest to sign on to a Netflix original film. The actress will headline Trigger Warning, a new thriller directed by Mouly Surya. Josh Olson and John Brancato wrote the film, and Thunder Road's Basil Iwanyk and Erica Lee are producing. Jessica Alba will executive produce as well. Netflix is looking at […]

Dakota Johnson at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Fifty Shades Darker' held at the Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, USA on February 2, 2017. Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com

Dakota Johnson Hops Aboard Olivia Wilde's Don't Worry Darling

Dakota Johnson has been cast in Olivia Wilde's new film Don't Worry Darling. Following the success of her debut Booksmart, Wilde will next direct the thriller she will also star in and produce. Booksmart writer Katie Silberman will handle the screenplay, form a story by Carey and Shane Van Dyke. They will also co-executive produce with Catherine Hardwicke for New Line. Also joining Olivia Wilde […]

Director M. Night Shyamalan at the Fox Winter TCA 2015 All-Star Party at the Langham Huntington Hotel, Pasadena. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com

M. Night Shyamalan Casts Five In New Secret Film For Universal

M. Night Shyamalan has already rounded out the cast for his next film. The untitled project is, of course, shrouded in mystery, with no script, story, or setting details. All we know right now is who the director is casting in the film. Today he hired Eliza Scanlen (Little Women), Thomasin McKenzie (Jojo Rabbit), Aaron Pierre (Krypton), […]

Space Jam A New Legacy  will star LeBron James and Bugs Bunny. Credit Warner Bros.

Space Jam 2 Is Now Called Space Jam: A New Legacy

Space Jam 2 has gotten a name change. The film will now be called Space Jam: A New Legacy. The new title was revealed today by the star of the film LeBron James, who will replace Michael Jordan in the sequel. Still on board, however, are Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Tweety Bird, Sylvester, […]

Kaley Cuoco arrives to the 2013 Grammy Awards on February 10, 2013 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com

Kaley Cuoco Cast In Kevin Hart Action Comedy Man From Toronto

Kaley Cuoco has joined the cast of the new action-comedy Man From Toronto. The film also stars Woody Harrelson and Kevin Hart. Patrick Hughes (The Expendables 3) will be directing the film, and the script is written by Robbie Fox (Playing For Keeps). Sony Pictures will release the film on September 17th, 2021. Production on […]

Daisy Ridley at the World premiere of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' held at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, USA on December 14, 2015. Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com

Daisy Ridley Shoring Up Post Star Wars Work, In Talks For New Thriller

Daisy Ridley is beginning to look at what is next after Star Wars. After defeating the Emperor and starting a new age of Jedi at the end of Rise of Skywalker, Ridley now looks to new challenges and maybe jumping into ta new thriller. Radio Silence has been tapped to direct and produce a new […]

Olivia Wilde's new film Don't Worry baby casts three roles.

Olivia Wilde Casts Pugh, LaBeouf, And Pine In Don't Worry Darling

Olivia Wilde is getting ready to begin shooting her next film. Following the success of her debut Booksmart, she will next helm the picture Don't Worry Darling, a thriller she will also star in and produce. Booksmart writer Katie Silberman will handle the screenplay, form a story by Carey and Shane Van Dyke. They will […]

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'Cosmic Sin': Bruce Willis Film Adds Frank Grillo, Luke Wilson

Cosmic Sin is an upcoming sci-fi action film starring Bruce Willis. It is in pre-produciton, and three were revealed to be added to the cast. Frank Grillo (Crossbones in the MCU), Luke Wilson, and Adeline Kane (The Purge) have hopped onboard. They join Willis, Lochlyn Munro (Riverdale) and Brandon Thomas Lee (Sierra Burgess Is A […]

'King Richard' Adds Dylan McDermott to Williams Sisters Biopic

'King Richard' Adds Dylan McDermott to Williams Sisters Biopic

King Richard is an upcoming biopic about Venus and Serena Williams and their relationship with their father Richard. Will Smith will take on the role of Richard, while the cast also includes McDermott, Liev Schreiber, Demi Singleton, Saniyya Sidney, Aunjanue Ellis and Jon Bernthal. Reinaldo Marcus Green is directing from a script by Zach Baylin. […]

Spooky Eastwood Clone Set to Join Guy Ritchie's "Cash Truck"

Plenty of people have tried to tell me that Scott Eastwood isn't a clone of his "father", film-maker extraordinaire Clint Eastwood. That's fine, keep trying to convince me. I will not change my mind. Someone, somewhere, found a way to clone Eastwood the Elder, and now the clone is working his way through Hollywood, wracking […]


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"Kung Fury 2": Alexandra Shipp Reunites with Michael Fassbender for Action-Comedy Sequel

David Sandberg's Kung Fury 2 continues being stacked with star power, with Alexandra Shipp set to reunite with X-Men: Dark Phoenix co-star Michael Fassbender on the action-comedy film. Shipp and Fassbender join Sandberg and 80's icons Arnold Schwarzenegger and David Hasselhoff on the project. Sandberg is set to write, direct, and star as the title character. Originally […]

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"FINISH HIM!" New "Mortal Kombat" Movie Will Have Fatalities

A new Mortal Kombat movie is in the works, and will be produced by Aquaman's James Wan. The movie will definitely have an R-rating, with screenwriter Greg Russo confirming that the movie will have a signature element of the video games the movie is based off of— yes, for the first time ever, a Mortal […]

Zack Snyder is Ramping Up Casting on "Army of the Dead" for Netflix

Zack Snyder is Ramping Up Casting on "Army of the Dead" for Netflix

Zack Snyder is getting back behind the camera for his first feature film since 2017's Justice League, and he's looking for a few good zombies to fill out the ranks of his Army of the Dead. The movie will be shooting in Atlantic City this September, but takes place in zombie-infested Las Vegas. Army of […]

"Suicide Squad 2:" Storm Reid May Join, Won't Confirm Snyder Cut

Most of us know Storm Reid for her work in A Wrinkle in Time, but, according to Variety, you might be seeing her play the daughter of Idris Elba's character in James Gunn's upcoming Suicide Squad 2. Reid will be joining Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Jai Courtney, and Viola Davis in the film. Pete, the […]

Kaneda and Motorcycle Crew, from "Akira" 1988

Warner Bros Definitely NOT Casting for "Akira" Movie

There has been a lot of speculation around the Bleeding Cool offices this morning over a casting call that just went out from Warner Bros. While it would be easy to think that these description read an awful lot like the characters from Akira, there are several things that totally make us think this is […]