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Simon Pegg And Nick Frost Form Their Own Movie/TV Banner

Nick Frost and Simon Pegg are back and have formed their own TV/movie banner called Stolen Pictures according to Deadline The first movie the pair will produce under the banner is called Slaughterhouse Rulez The movie will be directed by Crispian Mills and is based on a script he co-wrote with Henry FitzherbertSlaughterhouse Rulez is[...]

'Mission: Impossible 6' Begins Production

Tom Cruise will star with returning cast members including Simon Pegg, Alec Baldwin, and Rebecca Ferguson (but not Jeremy Renner due to scheduling conflicts likely due to Avengers: Infinity War) The new cast includes Henry Cavill, Sian Brooke, and Vanessa Kirby. Impossible 6 will be released on July 27, 2018.While we still don't have[...]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 28

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 March 28, the 87th day of the year: 1797- The patent […]

On This Day In Pop Culture For February 14

Happy Anniversary Lara! Bleeding Cool history, in 2011 Rich Johnston reported on a number of DC books being canceled to pave the way for some story called Flashpoint, and in one of my personal favorite pictures from this site ever, Rich found a cannabis drink with Batman on the can.According to the DC Universe Calendar[...]

Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One Begins Filming In Birmingham

And, while there are no signs of stars like Simon Pegg (Star Trek Beyond) or Mark Rylance (The BFG) yet, it is early days for this shoot.With the filming of The Girl With All The Gifts and Kingsman: The Golden Circle having taken place here in Britain's second city, it certainly feels like Birmingham is quickly[...]

Simon Pegg Reflects on "Odd-Numbered" Star Trek Joke And Writing Star Trek Beyond

While on Late Night with Seth Meyers yesterday, Star Trek Beyond actor and co-writer Simon Pegg confronted an old joke he wrote on his sitcom Spaced many years ago.His character, Tim, announces with certainty that the odd-numbers Star Trek films are "sh*t." An assertion that pretty much rang true -- with room for some debate[...]

Star Trek Beyond Featurette Focuses On Jaylah

Scott (Simon Pegg) But she's also self-sufficient and more likely than not, the crew needs her more than she needs them This featurette talks about the character and why Justin Lin was excited to be introducing her to the universe.Star Trek Beyond opens July 22nd.[youtube][/youtube] One of the characters that fans are most looking forward[...]

Idris Elba Introduces Us To Krall From Star Trek Beyond

In this new featurette, Elba introduces us to the blue skinned alien, but it has to be more than just he had a beef with the Federation, so we hear from Simon Pegg and Justin Lin on what they were looking for a in a bad guy.Star Trek Beyond opens July 22nd.[youtube][/youtube][...]

Simon Pegg Responds To George Takei's Remarks About Sulu's LGBT Status

While Star Trek Beyond actor and writer Simon Pegg wanted to honor actor George Takei by revealing his character, Hikaru Sulu, is in fact gay, Takei took issue with the concept As revealed by The Hollywood Reporter yesterday afternoon, Takei even attempted to dissuade Pegg, director Justin Lin and new Sulu actor John Cho from including[...]

Star Trek Beyond To Reveal Hikaru Sulu As Gay

According to actor John Cho, the decision was made by director Justin Lin and writer Simon Pegg in honor of the first man to play the part, George Takei."I liked the approach, which was not to make a big thing out it, which is where I hope we are going as a species, to not[...]

Simon Pegg Sings To Figaro For Ice Age: Collision Course

Voiced by Simon Pegg, this new video shows Buck as he tries to explain what's coming set to the tune of the Marriage of Figaro by Mozart.Ice Age: Collision Course hits theaters July 22nd.[youtube][/youtube] The thing with the Ice Age franchise is you know eventually there will be a giant rock from the sky that[...]

Scotty, Uhura And Sulu Get Character Posters For Star Trek Beyond

Paramount has released new character posters for Star Trek Beyond featuring Simon Pegg as Scotty, Zoe Saldana as Uhura and John Cho as Sulu.These go with the previously released posters with Zachary Quinto as Spock, Karl Urban as McCoy, Sofia Boutella as Jaylah and Anton Yelchin as Chekov.Star Trek Beyond[...]

New Star Trek Beyond Trailer Warps Into Action

It's been a while since Star Trek Beyond hit the galaxy with new footage, but a new trailer has been released and it offers a richer look at the film as Chris Pine's Captain Kirk, Zachary Quinto's Spock and Simon Pegg's Scotty face down a new threat to the Federation in the form of Idris Elba's[...]

Simon Pegg To Enter The Online World Of Ready Player One

The pop culture obsessed world of Ready Player One may get another geek credential as word comes that Simon Pegg is in talks to join the production, according to The Hollywood Reporter.The film, based on the Ernest Cline novel, will be directed by Steven Spielberg and tell the story of a scavenger hunt inside a[...]

Simon Pegg Says There Is " A Lot More Star Trek" In Star Trek Beyond

When HeyUGuys caught up with Star Trek Beyond actor and co-writer Simon Pegg at the UK Star Wars premiere, he gave what appeared to be a fairly honest reaction to the recently unveiled teaser for the next Trek adventure, saying he didn't love it."They have to bang the drum," he explained, referring to Paramount Pictures's[...]

New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Details From Empire Magazine

"He is a hugely important part of the story and will continue to be." Take that as you will.Mark Hamill, Simon Pegg, Adam Driver, Harrison Ford and more also get there say .. but some of the quotes look awfully familiar at this point Although, this exchange between Empire's interviewer and Harrison Ford might be[...]

The Moment Star Wars Changed Everything For Nick Frost And Simon Pegg

Andy Diggle is in there somewhere too).And once, at the back of a panel at San Diego Comic Con - I think it was Mark Evanier and Sergio Aragones' regular event - they sat down in the same rowand I kinda boggled.They are Nick Frost and Simon Pegg, best friends, colleagues and collaborators, and the[...]

Simon Pegg On Collaboration In Star Trek Beyond Script; Uninterested In Directing

Star Trek Beyond begins shooting in Dubai this week and during a press day announcing the film's arrival in the United Arab Emirates, Simon Pegg told The Hollywood Reporter about his nervousness in co-writing the third film in the rebooted Star Trek film series "I was slightly worried about being a co-writer on this movie,[...]

Fashionable Fleet Uniforms In Star Trek Beyond Setpics

I imagine this is some sort of field gear as Simon Pegg's Scotty can also seen sporting the usual crew shirt from the classic series and the previous reboot films.The current series, initiated by J.J Abrams, has always played around with a variety of uniforms for the crew of the Enterprise, a notion that originates[...]