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Shaun of the Dead Director Edgar Wright Content Not Doing Sequel
There's no denying that Shaun of the Dead helped put its stars in Simon Pegg and Nick Frost as well as its director Edgar Wright on the map to success in Hollywood As the first of three films of his famed Cornetto trilogy with sequels in genre films Hot Fuzz in 2007 and The World's[...]
A look at Truth Seekers (Image: Amazon Prime Video)
Mark Rylance and Simon Pegg will be the headliners in The Undeclared War, a new British cyber-thriller produced by Channel 4 and NBCUniversal for the Peacock streaming service in the US Other cast members include Adrian Lester, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, Alex Jennings, and Hannah Khalique-Brown The six-part series will be written and directed by BAFTA winner[...]
LOS ANGELES - JAN 12: Lucy Hale arrives for the 25th Annual Critics' Choice Awards on January 12, 2020 in Santa Monica, CA (DFree / Shutterstock.com)
And with those victims to protect, our heroes soon come under intense public scrutiny." I don't know why, but I am picturing Simon Pegg as Rose I know that is completely ridiculous and makes no sense, but that is Ragdoll to me: Simon Pegg and Lucy Hale trying to figure out who is sewing bodies together[...]
Nick Frost Turned Down Star Wars Because Of The Pay – No Pugwash Movie
Simon Pegg has talked about how his friendship with Nick Frost, which led to them living together, create the TV show Spaced, and movies such as Shaun Of The Dead, Paul, Hot Fuzz, The World's End and more, began when Nick Frost did an impersonation of the small Star Wars droid that whizzed across the[...]
'Truth Seekers' First Episode Mixes Absurdity With Horror [Review]
The series reunited Nick Frost and Simon Pegg for the first time since their movie Hot Fuzz It followed a group of amateur paranormal investigators chasing hauntings and supernatural phenomenon across Britain and stumbling upon a conspiracy by an inter-dimensional cult. Promotional image for Truth Seekers Source: IMDBNat Saunders (Sick Note), and James Serafinowicz (Sick Note)[...]
Staged Series 2 Ep. 3: Simon Pegg and Nick Frost Torture Tennant!
The first two are Simon Pegg and Nick Frost The episode is like a Geek Singularity given how many franchises these four men have been part of over the last 20 years  It's all fun and games until the screaming starts, and that doesn't take long at all "Simon" and "Nick" read lines that re-enact[...]
Inglourious Basterds: Simon Pegg Regrets Passing Up Role
Simon Pegg is one of the most versatile comedic actors in Hollywood fortunate to be a part of some of the biggest franchises One director he wished he worked with is Quentin Tarantino and at one point, he was considered for a role in his 2009 historic war fantasy Inglourious Basterds Speaking the Radio Times[...]
Truth Seekers NYCC Panel Finds The Comedy In The Horror
It's difficult to nail the combination of horror and comedy, especially when it comes to television, but Truth Seekers has found a sweet spot in their first season. Amazon Studios has mastered a partnership with Nick Frost and his imaginative solo work and work with friend Simon Pegg. Truth Seekers dropped all 8 episodes of its' premiere season on the[...]
Zachary Quinto Talks Star Trek 4 and the Cast Would Return
I think that's one of the biggest challenges of making a film out of a brand that people are already getting a taste of, just making sure that it's going to justify the expense of it." Hawley's point about making Star Trek profitable on the big screen is a sound one as others like star[...]
Truth Seekers NYCC Panel Finds The Comedy In The Horror
The cast discussed not only their thoughts on the upcoming premiere of Truth Seekers but also discussed what makes them excited about their individual roles. Simon Pegg, a co-creator, co-star, and longtime friend/creative partner with Frost, was not in the panel but was mentioned by Frost on the creative influences for the show. NYCC Panel for the Amazon[...]
A look at Truth Seekers (Image: Amazon Prime Video)
During the summer's Comic-Con@Home, Amazon Prime offered viewers their first teaser look at Simon Pegg and Nick Frost (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, The World's End) upcoming horror-comedy series Truth Seekers Directed by Jim Field Smith (Criminal), and written by Pegg, Frost, Nat Saunders, and James Serafinowicz, the series focuses on a team of questionable[...]
Star Trek: Chris Pine Optimistic About Film Franchise Future
So far, there is little to update on director Noah Hawley and the fourth film. Chris Pine attends the UK Premiere of Star Trek Into Darkness, courtesy of Twocoms and Shutterstock.com. Simon Pegg, who plays Chief Engineer Lt Commander Montgomery Scott in the Kelvin Universe films, admitted the cast still stays in contact together, but not in[...]
Simon Pegg Returns To TV With Crispian Mills For a "Big Event"
A Fantastic Fear of Everything was a 2012 British low budget horror comedy film starring Simon Pegg, written and directed by Crispian Mills about a children's author-turned-crime-novelist who has become obsessed with murder and murdering I really liked it, no one else seemed to have seen it, it only got a very limited release in[...]
15 Hours Of Celebrity Interviews For Forbidden Planet's 42nd Birthday
Also including videos with Mark Millar, Alice Cooper, William Shatner, Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss, Chris Claremont, Duncan Jones, Leigh Balch, Run DMC, Gerard Way, Ben Aaronovitch, Michael Moorcock, Simon Pegg, V.E.Schwab, Brian Bolland, Dave Gibbons and more So… what else were you going to do with your weekend? And there's plenty of Behind The Scenes interviews[...]