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Masters of Doom Greenlit by USA for Franco Brothers

"Masters of Doom" Greenlit by USA for Franco Brothers

The USA Network has given a big green-light to a pilot for Masters of Doom, which is based off of the true-life story of John Romero and John Carmack, two best pals who became bitter rivals, and built the video game hits Doom and Quake on the way. The pilot will be based off of […]


GLOW Star Alison Brie Comments on Allegations Against Brother-in-Law James Franco

GLOW Star Alison Brie Comments on Allegations Against Brother-in-Law James Franco

Netflix series GLOW star Alison Brie spoke tonight during the SAG Awards red carpet event on the allegations against her brother-in-law (also co-star and director) James Franco.[caption id="attachment_779038" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Alison Brie -- photo credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption]“We spoke a little bit about the Time’s Up movement at the Golden Globes, and I know you’re a supporter of the[...]

SNL: Cut James Franco Short Is A Nightmare of Holiday Cheer

SNL: Cut James Franco Short Is A Nightmare of Holiday Cheer

and an avalanche of third-rate holiday movies that put the "guilty" in "guilty pleasure." So leave it to Saturday Night Live to remind us all to save some room at the dinner table for some old friends: the big-city career woman (Kate McKinnon) who finds love and a new life back in her home town;[...]

Castle Talk: Greg Sestero Talks His Journey with The Disaster Artist

Castle Talk: Greg Sestero Talks His Journey with The Disaster Artist

[gallery columns="2" size="medium" ids="755480,755481"]This week, Jason Henderson chats with Greg Sestero, whose memoir of the making of the cult drama The Room has been turned into a new film with James Franco and Seth Rogen Part Great Gatsby, part Ed Wood, the book is an exploration of the strange friendship at the heart of the making[...]

James Franco Talks About His Upcoming X-Men Movie

James Franco Talks About His Upcoming X-Men Movie

Back on the sixteenth of this month, we reported on the fact that James Franco is reportedly working on an X-Men movie starring the character of Multiple Man The project is still in the early development, but Franco recently spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about the project and the direction they are thinking of heading in.[caption[...]

HBO Green Lights Red Light Series The Deuce For Season 2

HBO Green Lights Red Light Series 'The Deuce' For Season 2

With the remarkably talented Maggie Gyllenhaal and James Franco leading an exceptional cast, we look forward to delving deeper as this captivating story evolves.”The Deuce uses the legalization and rise of the porn industry in NYC from the early 1970’s through the mid-1980’s as its backdrop to address a number of societal issues raging through[...]

Netflix Lands Rights To Coen Brothers Series The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs

Netflix Lands Rights To Coen Brothers Series 'The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs'

It remains to be seen whether that means the episodes will be edited into one long theatrically released film, or that the film will also be self-contained and different from the series.Earlier this summer, The Coen brothers released the following information on the six episodes:“The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is about a singing cowboy.Near Algodones[...]

The Disaster Artist Teaser Is Here James Franco Tackles Tommy Wiseau

'The Disaster Artist' Teaser Is Here, James Franco Tackles Tommy Wiseau

 With a 33% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, it's still a mystery as to why people seem to love it.A24 Films, whose impressive slate of films makes this independent company a cinema force to be reckoned with, announced a biographical comedy-drama flick about the production of The Room called The Disaster Artist, based on the behind the scenes book[...]

The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs: James Franco Cast In Coen Bros. New TV Series

'The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs': James Franco Cast In Coen Bros. New TV Series

With production scheduled to begin at the end of the month, James Franco has reportedly signed on to the Coen Brothers' eagerly anticipated TV series The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Franco would be joining a cast that reportedly includes Stephen Root (Office Space), Ralph Ineson (Prey), Tim Blake Nelson (O Brother, Where Art Thou?), Zoe Kazan (Olive[...]


James Franco Confirms He Is In Alien: Covenant

James Franco Confirms He Is In Alien: Covenant

James Franco's involvement in Alien: Covenant had been rumoured for a little while However, up until now, it was never confirmed.In this new interview though, he certainly seems to have confirmed his involvement with the film in this interview with We Got This Covered While he plays very coy with his part in it, he doesn't[...]

Why Him Gets Together Big Game Developers For A Genuinely Funny Promo

Why Him? Gets Together Big Game Developers For A Genuinely Funny Promo

Its a game that was developed by James Franco's character in the film, and it has developers at Blizzard, 343 and Ubisoft talking up the importance of it.There is even a funny joke about the reason why Blizzard cancelled the failed MMO Titan too This is a fun bit of marketing.Also, for an added fun[...]

James Franco And Lenny Kravitz Team Up In Guitar Hero Live Ad

James Franco And Lenny Kravitz Team Up In Guitar Hero Live Ad

They can feel a little forced, especially if said celebrities aren't very interested in the product.This new trailer for Guitar Hero Live featuring James Franco and Lenny Kravitz is actually pretty fun though The two seem like they are having a pretty good time, taking a few jabs at each other There is even reference to[...]


The Interview Makes $15 Million On-Line And Costs One Man $650

The Interview Makes $15 Million On-Line And Costs One Man $650

The real news is that Sony also released the Seth Rogen / James Franco comedy to some on-line distributors where the film made an amazing 15 million dollars The price of the on-line showing is half of that of a normal theater ticket So not the big money I'm sure Sony wanted for the film originally,[...]

RNC Chair Suggests Donors Should Go See The Interview

RNC Chair Suggests Donors Should Go See The Interview

The head of the Republican National Committee, Reince Priebus, has thrown his support behind the new Seth Rogen / James Franco film The Interview He pledged to send a note to the GOP (as opposed to the #GoP) urging them to see the film He also tweeted the message below inviting folks to celebrate freedom[...]

The Interview Is Available To Stream Now &#8211 And Weirdly On Xbox Video

The Interview Is Available To Stream Now – And Weirdly On Xbox Video

So, yes. All the hearsay is over. The "will they" "won't they" discussion has been answered and The Interview has seen its release online. While people were discussing and editorializing over the past week about the movie, there is at least a little bit of humorous irony that not only did the movie get released, […]

Sony Changes Course The Interview Will Get A Christmas Day Release After All

Sony Changes Course, The Interview Will Get A Christmas Day Release After All

Sony has decided to release The Interview on Christmas day as originally planned. The film will not have a wide release a it was scheduled, likely fewer than 100 theaters, but it will be appearing in some theaters as well as being released on VOD. Here's Sony's official statement including a quote by chairman and […]

Sony Cancels The Interview Gives In To The Hackers

Sony Cancels The Interview, Gives In To The Hackers

Word came out yesterday that Sony Pictures has cancelled the Christmas day theatrical release of the Seth Rogen / James Franco film The Interview This comes after the company has been suffering though the aftermath of a hacking and releasing of the information by a group known as the Guardians of Peace or #GoP It is[...]