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Game of Thrones Prequel House of the Dragon Reportedly Begins Casting

Game of Thrones Prequel House of the Dragon Reportedly Begins Casting

Sources close to production have reported to EW that the casting process for the 10-episode series is currently underway, though no official casting breakdowns have been made available Written by a writing team headed by Condal and based on Martin’s novels, House of The Dragon has Game of Thrones director Miguel Sapochnik ("The Battle of[...]

Stranger Things 4 Looking to Cast 4 Male Recurring Roles: 3 Teens 1 Adult [REPORT]

"Stranger Things 4" Looking to Cast 4 Male Recurring Roles: 3 Teens, 1 Adult [REPORT]

Thankfully the fine folks at TVLine have some exclusive casting news that should spark the mindless speculation.While representatives from both the series and the streaming service declined to comment before the report went live, the Duffer Bros are supposedly looking to cast four new male recurring roles - three teenagers and one adult.Here's what TVLine[...]

She-Hulk: A Strong Casting Opportunity for Marvel [OPINION]

"She-Hulk": A Strong Casting Opportunity for Marvel [OPINION]

Marvel has a chance to make a strong social statement when it comes to casting the live-action adaptation of the title character She-Hulk They could easily CG the actor who ends up playing Jen Walters, the cousin of Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo), but they should seriously consider casting a female bodybuilder as her alter-ego.[caption id="attachment_1079505"[...]

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

Here's the casting call in full: ...... Heery Loftus Casting is looking for the following for "Army of The Dead" shooting in Atlantic City, NJ in September Please read all of the information Please only submit if you are comfortable with fake blood, simulated levels of human decomposition, aren't sensitive to scenes of violence, smoke and walking. Looking[...]

We Got One Sigourney Weaver Returns as Ghostbusters Dana Barrett

We Got One! Sigourney Weaver Returns as "Ghostbusters" Dana Barrett

As if we weren't already excited for the upcoming Ghostbusters sequel from Jason Reitman, now we're entirely on board. In a recent interview with Parade, Sigourney Weaver dropped word that she is in fact going to reprise her role from the original two films as Dana Barrett. When asked if she was looking forward to […]

Dune Casting of Feyd Harkonnen Spotted on IMDb then Vanishes

"Dune" Casting of Feyd Harkonnen Spotted on IMDb, then Vanishes

As the cast continues to fill out for the 2020 reboot of Frank Herbert's Dune, one of the sharp-eyed readers of DuneFan2020 twitter account noticed that none other than Ready Player One star Tye Sherian had appeared credited to play the part of Feyd Rautha Harkonnen. Fans of the 1984 David Lynch version of the […]


Scarlett Johansson Leaves Rub and Tug Offers Statement on Casting Controversy

Scarlett Johansson Leaves 'Rub and Tug', Offers Statement on Casting Controversy

Scarlett Johansson has reportedly left the film Rub and Tug after yet another casting controversy, this time regarding her being cast in the role of a trans man.[caption id="attachment_883167" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scarlett Johansson at the premiere of 'Avengers: Infinity War' on April 23, 2018 Credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Perhaps you'll recall the accusations of whitewashing surrounding the[...]

Outlander: STARZ Celebrates Year Of The Dog With Photo of Rollo

Outlander: STARZ Celebrates Year Of The Dog With Photo of Rollo

Despite a less-than-ideal season, knowing what's (theoretically) to come with season 4 helps keep some optimism.Maybe you'll recall last year the SUPER IMPORTANT casting announcement of canine character Rollo, who we actually won't meet til season 4.  A pair of Northern Inuit pups were cast as the faithful companion of a Fraser family member, and[...]

Matt Smith Goes from Playing Prince Philip to Charles Manson

Matt Smith Goes from Playing Prince Philip to Charles Manson

“We have now found the perfect cast to bring it to life.”Suki Waterhouse, Merritt Wever, Carla Gugino, Hannah Murray, Kaylie Carter, and Marianne Rendon are already on board for the film, and the casting of Manson was the last big piece of the flick before moving to the next phase in production.Smith most recently appeared in[...]

Survivors Remorse Star Teyonah Parris Joins CBS Drama Pilot Murder

'Survivor's Remorse' Star Teyonah Parris Joins CBS Drama Pilot 'Murder'

Jack Garrity (casting TBA), styles and personalities sometimes clash Parris followed up her turn as Missy Vaughn on Starz’s recently ended Survivor’s Remorse with a recurring role on Fox's Empire as Pamela Rose She can next be seen in Barry Jenkins’s adaptation of the James Baldwin novel If Beale Street Could Talk.In August 2017, Parris[...]

Too Old To Die Young: Amazon Taps Billy Baldwin For New Crime Series

Too Old To Die Young: Amazon Taps Billy Baldwin For New Crime Series

Writer/director Nicolas Winding Refn (Neon Demon, Drive) took to Instagram to announce actor Billy Baldwin (Backdraft, Dirt Sexy Money) has joined the cast of the upcoming Amazon original crime drama series, Too Old to Die Young. Written by series director Refn and Ed Brubaker (Captain America: Winter Soldier, Westworld), Baldwin will star alongside Miles Teller (Whiplash, Thank […]

Pet Sematary Climbs Out Of The Grave At Paramount

Pet Sematary Climbs Out Of The Grave At Paramount

Stephen King continues to have a bumper year, with no less than four films based on his stories coming out in 2017 alone. Now Variety is reporting that another property is being queued up over at Paramount to come back out of the grave for another go-around: Pet Sematary. The directing duo of Dennis Widmyer and […]

Director Taika Waititi Says Thor: Ragnarok Is His Thor 1

Director Taika Waititi Says 'Thor: Ragnarok' Is His 'Thor 1'

When Taika Waititi decided to take on the challenge of directing the third Thor movie, he knew he needed to approach it in a different way. Thus far, the two previous Thor movies haven't been particularly great films on their own and have mostly gotten by on the charisma of their lead actors and actresses. […]

The Lion King: Alfre Woodard As Sarabi And John Kani As Rafiki

The Lion King: Alfre Woodard As Sarabi And John Kani As Rafiki

We got two pieces of casting information for the remake of The Lion King today The Jon Favreau directed remake made it debut at D23 late last month The footage, which was exclusive to the con, was a remake of the Circle of Life scene from the beginning of the original movie This movie is[...]

Disneys Aladdin Remake Casts Marwan Kenzari As Jafar

Disney's Aladdin Remake Casts Marwan Kenzari As Jafar

Entertainment Weekly has reported that Guy Ritchie's Aladdin remake has found their Jafar. Marwan Kenzari is confirmed to be in talks to take on the role of Jafar. Kenzari has recently been seen in Ben-Hur and The Mummy, and in the upcoming Kenneth Branagh adaptation of Murder on the Orient Express. Entertainment Weekly is also […]

An Interview With Doctor Whos 13th Doctor Jodie Whittaker

An Interview With Doctor Who's 13th Doctor, Jodie Whittaker

BBC America has thrown the Whovian fandom into a frenzy, with the casting reveal of their 13th actor to play Doctor Who's titular role of The Doctor - Jodie Whittaker, who was most recently one of the leads in BBC's Broadchurch.Whittaker said: I’m beyond excited to begin this epic journey - with Chris and with every Whovian[...]

The Bumblebee Spinoff Transformers Film Casts Lead

The Bumblebee Spinoff Transformers Film Casts Lead

Everyone's favorite yellow camaro Transformer Bumblebee is getting his own movie.  This is old news for the most part, but after the release of the 5th film in the Michael Bay Transformers franchise, the project gaining some momentum. Despite not hitting the box office numbers of the previous Transformers films, Transformers: The Last Knight did hit slightly higher […]

Ben Kingsley To Play Notorious War Criminal Adolf Eichmann In Operation Finale

Ben Kingsley To Play Notorious War Criminal Adolf Eichmann In 'Operation Finale'

Ben Kingsley has been cast to play Adolf Eichmann in the upcoming movie Operation Finale according to Deadline. Eichmann was a Nazi war criminal who organized the transportation of Jews from countries all over Europe to concentration camps and often their deaths. After the war he fled from Austria to Argentina where he lived in […]

Danai Gurira Of Black Panther Confirmed For Avengers: Infinity War

Danai Gurira Of 'Black Panther' Confirmed For 'Avengers: Infinity War'

It looks like the world of Black Panther is coming to Avengers: Infinity War as well. The Russo Brothers recently posted a picture of them on set that looked like it could be a great backdrop to Wakanda we have another cast member making the jump to the huge team-up movie. Danai Gurira hasn't appeared […]