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Elizabeth Banks Cast As Ms. Frizzle In The Magic School Bus Film

Elizabeth Banks will star in the new live action The Magic School Bus film She will also produce, along with with Max Handelman for Brownstone Productions, as well as Scholastic Entertainment’s president and chief strategy officer Iole Lucchese and senior VP and general manager Caitlin Friedman, and Marc Platt and Adam Siegel for Marc Platt[...]

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"Mrs. America": When ERA Resistance Was Waged "By A Woman" [TEASER]

Through the eyes of the women of that era — both Schlafly and second-wave feminists Gloria Steinem (Rose Byrne), Betty Friedan (Ari Graynor), Shirley Chisholm (Uzo Aduba), Bella Abzug (Margo Martindale), and Jill Ruckelshaus (Elizabeth Banks) — the series explores how one of the toughest battlegrounds in the culture wars of the ’70s helped give rise to[...]

Elizabeth Banks to Direct, Star in 'Invisible Woman' at Universal

Elizabeth Banks will direct and star in Invisible Woman for Universal Studios She pitched the film, with a script being written by Erin Cressida Wilson (Girl on the Train) This will not however cross over with the new Invisible Man film coming in February starring Elisabeth Moss and Oliver Jackson-Cohen That film was a co-production[...]

"Charlie's Angels" Review: A Fun Female Centric Take on a Goofy Classic

3 Reasons the New "Charlie's Angels" is Worth Watching

Charlie's Angels may not have been the box office surprise that Sony Pictures hoped for, but the 2019 adaptation has more to offer than meets the eye. The new Charlie's Angels film attempts to stay within the same universe of the prior films and original series but strives to expand that world with an original […]


"The Flintstones": Elizabeth Banks, WB Animation Teaming for Animated Adult Comedy Reboot

Elizabeth Banks' mission to take over the entire entertainment industry one cool projetcafter another continues After impressing us with our first look at her take on the Charlie's Angels franchise (we're still impressed with the "Bosley" concept), Banks is parterning with Warner Bros Animation through her Brownstone Productions company to develop a new prime time[...]

'Mrs. America': Elizabeth Banks Joins Cate Blanchett in FX Limited Series

Adding to its already impressive cast, Elizabeth Banks (Pitch Perfect franchise, upcoming Charlie's Angels reboot) is set to join Cate Blanchett in FX's Mrs America, from Emmy-winning writer Davhi Waller, Oscar-nominated producer Stacey Sher and FX Productions Banks' Ruckelshaus is a pro-choice, socially progressive Republican appointed by President Gerald Ford to advance women’s rights - and[...]

New Extended Trailer for Brightburn Teases New Footage Plus a New Poster

'Brightburn': This "Strange Visitor from Another Planet" Fights for Only One Thing – HIS Way [FINAL TRAILER]

The Screen Gems feature film stars acclaimed actress and filmmaker Elizabeth Banks (The Hunger Games, Pitch Perfect 2), David Denman (The Office), Jackson A Dunn (Shameless), Matt Jones (Mom, NCIS), and Meredith Hagner (Younger).Here's a look at the final trailer, with Brightburn set to open Friday, May 24, 2019:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z0391pRUFIY What if a child from another world[...]

'Press Your Luck': ABC Bets on Elizabeth Banks as Game Show Revival Host

ABC continues to do its part to ensure that every single game show in existence gets its very own reboot, so Press Your Luck is the latest summer game show revival heading our way - but this one already has a major bonus going for it: actor/director Elizabeth Banks is taking on the hosting role[...]

The New 'Charlie's Angles' Team Unites in First Images From Sony

The New 'Charlie's Angles' Team Unites in First Images From Sony

That Charlie's Angels reboot at Sony just released their first look images from the film, and they look fine? For the most part?[caption id="attachment_1016741" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Elizabeth Banks directing Charlie's' Angels[/caption] Elizabeth Banks directs from a script she co-wrote with Jay Basu, and she's calling this one more of a “continuation” of the original 1970's television series[...]

[SXSW 2019] Hulu's 'Shrill' Presents a Bold, Brave New Face of Comedy [SPOILER REVIEW]

Welcome to Shrill, the new series from Hulu which premiered its first two episodes at the South By Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival Monday night, March 11th in Austin, TX.https://youtu.be/JyUr_-jxWZA From Executive Producers Lorne Michaels and Elizabeth Banks comes Shrill, a comedy series starring Aidy Bryant (Saturday Night Live) as Annie, a fat young woman who wants[...]

Brightburn - Trailer #2 (2019) Elizabeth Banks, James Gunn

2nd Trailer for 'Brightburn' Hits, Reuniting Elizabeth Banks and James Gunn

In Brightburn, we get to ask the question- "What if Superman was evil?"The second trailer for the film, which reunites Elizabeth Banks and Gunn for the first time since 2006's Slither, just released this morning:Gunn isn't directing this flick, that honor lays with David Yarovesky, but is written by Mark Gunn and Brian Gunn[...]

Charlie's Angels Reboot Gains Sir Patrick Stewart as Bosley

We're getting a new  Charlie's Angels reboot from Sony's Columbia Pictures, and Sir Patrick Stewart will be joining the cast.[caption id="attachment_918594" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actor Patrick Stewart, photo by BAKOUNINE / Shutterstock.com[/caption]The film is being developed (and directed) by Elizabeth Banks, and will feature Stewart as Bosley, long-time associate at the Townsend Agency. Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, and Ella Balinska will star as[...]

Project 13: The CW, Elizabeth Banks Developing Traci Thirteen Series

Elizabeth Banks (The Hunger Games) is attached as an executive producer on the series, along with Max Handelman through their Brownstone Productions company.  Daegan Fryklind (Bitten, Motive) will serve as the writer and executive producer on the project.The series will focus on Traci, a twenty-something forensic scientist and believer in the paranormal who discovers her own[...]

'Wet Hot American Summer' Sequel Gets Premiere Date, Trailer

Miles, Amy Poehler, Beth Dover, Chris Meloni, Chris Pine, David Hyde Pierce, David Wain, Elizabeth Banks, Eric Nenninger, H Jon Benjamin, Janeane Garofalo, Jason Schwartzman, Joe Lo Truglio, John Early, Josh Charles, Ken Marino, Kristen Wiig, Lake Bell, Marguerite Moreau, Marisa Ryan, Michael Ian Black, Michael Showalter, Molly Shannon, Nina Hellman, Paul Rudd, Rich Sommer,[...]

Elizabeth Banks Is Directing A 'Charlie's Angels' Reboot

According to Variety it's going to be directed by Elizabeth Banks Banks is also going to produce the movie with her husband Max Handelman  Doug Miro and Carlo Bernard are on board to rewrite the script, according to Tracking Board, who also say that Janelle Monae is a leading candidate for one of the starring roles[...]

Mike Myers Going Full Method Again To Host Reboot Of The Gong Show For ABC

And what a panel they are assembling, with the likes of Andy Samberg, Elizabeth Banks, Joel McHale, Dana Carvey, Zach Galifianakis, Alison Brie, Anthony Anderson, Jack Black, and Will Forte joining producer Will Arnett on the judge's panel as rotating judges But the curious part is the host.[caption id="attachment_644865" align="aligncenter" width="383"] Slate PR[/caption]Comedian Tommy Maitland will[...]

Massive Mighty Morphin Spoilers For The Power Rangers Movie, Revealed

With just a few weeks left before the major property reboot movie Power Rangers is released, Bleeding Cool has been hearing the word about what fans can expect from the movie. Perhaps most importantly, our source assures us that the film is good! It is enjoyable fun and while it is different to the original series, […]

Best Look at Power Rangers Zords to Date

A new international movie poster for the upcoming Power Rangers reboot has been revealed via the movies Facebook page, featuring the titular teenage superheroes giant prehistoric animal mecha vehicles. This is possibly the best look at the Zords yet, as promotional material for the property seems to be on the rise ahead of the imminent […]