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Gotham’s Harvey Bullock Makes An Appearance

by Alex Beanon March 26, 2014
Fox released an image of Gotham police detective Harvey Bullock [Donal Logue] as a prelude to their upcoming Batman origins-themed television series “Gotham”. In addition to Logue, the cast includes 13-year-old David Mazouz [“Touch”] will play the role of the 10-year-old Bruce Wayne and Camren Bicondova [“Battlefield America”] as teenage orphan/pickpocket/street urchin Selena Kyle. “Gotham” […]
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Sofia Coppola Goes After The Little Mermaid

by Alex Beanon March 26, 2014
Sofia Coppola [“Lost in Translation”] has expressed an interest in directing a live-action reboot of the Hans Christian Andersen classic “The Little Mermaid”. The reboot would likely veer away from the lighter 1989 animated Disney version and more toward the darker side of the original Andersen tale where a mermaid makes a deal to become […]

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"Jem and the Holograms" to Get Live-Action Feature; Creator Christy Marx Shut Out of Production

by Ed Liuon March 21, 2014
The 1980’s animated series Jem and the Holograms is set to be adapted for a live-action feature film from Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions, Scooter Braun Productions, and director Jon M. Chu (Step Up 2: The Streets, Step Up 3D, G.I. Joe: Retaliation). The original series ran from 1985 – 1988, and focused on the musical […]
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PR: The Machine's director & producer to speak at MCM Birmingham Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon March 20, 2014
MCM BIRMINGHAM COMIC CON & MEMORABILIA – NEC – 22-23 MARCH Enter The Machine – Award-winning UK film’s director and producer to speak at Birmingham Comic Con The director and producer of new sci-fi movie The Machine, winner of Best UK Feature at Raindance Film Festival 2013, are the latest special guests to be announced […]

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It’s A Jolly Holiday For Saving Mr. Banks

by Alex Beanon March 17, 2014
Three months after being released to positive reviews, Disney’s “Saving Mr. Banks” is coming to Blu-ray and DVD. The story of how Walt Disney [Tom Hanks] convinced “Mary Poppins” author P.L. Travers [Emma Thompson] to allow Disney to make a feature film out of her book also has bonus material consisting of deleted scenes, a […]
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Spidey Gets New Director For Fourth Film

by Alex Beanon March 17, 2014
With two rebooted Spider-Man films in the books, director Marc Webb has decided three is his Spider-Man film limit and will bow out of directing the films after the third is released in 2016.Webb did, however, relent somewhat and indicate that he may return in a consultant role for the fourth film. “The Amazing Spider-Man […]

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Constantine Shows His Face

by Alex Beanon March 14, 2014
NBC released the first image for “Constantine”, their new pilot based on the snarky British supernatural detective/con man/magician John Constantine, who has returned from the pages of 1980s DC Comics. The pilot episode will have Matt Ryan [who voices pirate Edward Kenway on “Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag”] in the lead role. Keanu Reeves played […]
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Rose McIvor Becomes iZombie

by Alex Beanon March 14, 2014
Actress Rose McIvor – who you may know as Summer Landsdown or Yellow Bear Ranger from the “Power Rangers RPM” series – has signed on for the lead role in the pilot for “iZombie” on the CW network. Based on the DC Comic of the same name, McIvor will play Olivia Moore, a medical student […]

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PR: Nickelodeon Introduces Kids' Choice Sports 2014 Awards Show Hosted by Michael Strahan

by Ed Liuon March 13, 2014
NICKELODEON INTRODUCES KIDS’ CHOICE SPORTS 2014, BRAND-NEW AWARDS SHOW HOSTED BY LEGENDARY NFL STAR MICHAEL STRAHAN Event Celebrating Kids’ Favorites in the World of Sports Set for Thursday, July 17, at UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles Network Institutes Kids’ Choice Sports Council of Influencers, Including Cal Ripken Jr., Misty May-Treanor and Deion Sanders, Among […]
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Rooney Mara To Play The Mostly Quiet Tiger Lily In Pan

by Alex Beanon March 13, 2014
Actress Rooney Mara [“Her”] has been signed to play the role of tribal princess Tiger Lily in “Pan” – the upcoming live-action re-imagining of the Peter Pan franchise based on the children’s novel by J.M. Barrie. Mara joins Hugh Jackman [Blackbeard] and Garrett Hedlund as a young Captain Hook in a tale set during World […]