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Hugo Weaving Talks Not Returning to MCU, Matrix Franchises

Hugo Weaving participated in some of the biggest film franchises with the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Tolkien, and The Matrix. The 59-year old actor completed Peter Jackson's Tolkien-related projects in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and final The Hobbit film. Weaving spoke to Time Out on what happened in his talks with Marvel and Warner Bros […]

'John Wick' Director Chad Stahelski Says Wachowskis Working on New 'The Matrix'

"The Matrix" Returns to Theaters for 20th Anniversary

Are you ready to take another red pill? The Matrix, one of the last iconic films of the 20th century, will be returning to theaters in a limited one-week engagement for its 20th anniversary courtesy of Dolby Laboratories, Warner Bros., and AMC Theaters. Fans will be able to experience the Wachowski's 1999 science fiction classic […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch Hears Voices in Clip from Showtime's Patrick Melrose

Everyone is talking about the Avengers: Infinity War trailer that dropped this morning, but that's not the only place you can find new footage of Benedict Cumberbatch — there's also Showtime's Patrick Melrose. This five-part limited series based on the acclaimed novels by Edward St. Aubyn tracks Patrick from a privileged but deeply traumatic childhood in the […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch Has Issues As Patrick Melrose

Showtime has released the first trialer for Patrick Melrose, a five-part series starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Hugo Weaving and Anna Madeley. The series is based on the semi-autobiographical novels by Edward St. Aubyn. The books show Aubyn's life growing up in a highly dysfunctional upper-class English family, dealing with both of his parents death, his alcoholism, heroin addiction and recovery, […]

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Jennifer Jason Leigh And Hugo Weaving Join Benedict Cumberbatch In Patrick Melrose

Showtime's Patrick Melrose, a five-part series starring Benedict Cumberbatch, is adding three more actors to the cast: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Hugo Weaving and Anna Madeley. The series is based on the semi-autobiographical novels by Edward St. Aubyn. The books show Aubyn's life growing up in a highly dysfunctional upper-class English family, dealing with both of […]

Peter Jackson's "Mortal Engines" Reportedly Bringing On Hugo Weaving

Lord of The Rings film world creator and visionary  Peter Jackson is tackling his next epic fantasy universe. Philip Reeve's Mortal Engines four book series of futuristic steampunk London is being adapted by Jackson for Universal with Christian Rivers directing, and the newest casting rumor brings it all back to Middle Earth. Variety is reporting via their […]

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On This Day In Pop Culture For April 4

Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on April 4, the 94th day of the year: 1968- Martin […]


Hugo Weaving Has Changed His Tune, Speaking Positively About Playing Red Skull

Hugo Weaving hasn't been shy in the past to talk about his displeasure at playing the Red Skull in Captain America: The First Avenger. It has meant rumours about his return to the character have been muted. However, it seems the door might have opened just a little bit on that. Speaking to Yahoo, in a series […]

If Red Skull Is Returning, No One Has Told Hugo Weaving

Kevin Feige, head of Marvel Studios, said that it's possible for the Red Skull to show up in future Marvel movies. So will he be part of Captain America: Civil War? Even actor Hugo Weaving doesn't know. "I have absolutely no idea," Weaving said when asked if he'd be returning for Captain America: Civil War or possibly in another […]




A Very Big List Of Casting Updates

Much of what follows was written by Simon Gallagher, though I've added some more updates at the bottom. What we have here are a few days worth of casting updates. First off, comes the ridiculously exciting news that Hugo Weaving will be reuniting with the Wachowskis for their adaptation of David Mitchell's Cloud Atlas, which […]

Red Skull Concept Art From Captain America: The First Avenger…?

Can your mind's eye transpose the bone structure of Hugo Weaving onto this face easily enough? As with all concept art, the time to start believing it is when the Cease and Desist orders start flying about. Hasn't happened yet… UPDATE: These images appear to have first turned up at Mundo Hype, and then linked on The […]


Captain America Clip From Comic-Con Reveals Thor Tie-In

This comes from a Little Bleeder in the field, risking life and limb – or at least eye – to bring us a first hand account of the Comic-Con Captain America "preview scene": Brendon, Rich, love the site blah blah blah. I was surprised to see a scene from Captain America: The First Avenger played […]