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Charlie Hunnam To Star In Romance Movie

Charlie Hunnam will star opposite Lea Seydoux in a ''unique love story''.The 36-year-old actor and the 'Spectre' actress will appear in director Drake Doremus' upcoming as-yet untitled romance movie, though few other details have been...

Jared Leto Joins Blade Runner 2

Jared Leto has joined the cast of 'Blade Runner 2'. The 'Suicide Squad' actor is set to play a ''memorable, never before seen character'' in the upcoming motion picture after studio Alcon Entertainment confirmed his...

Leslie Odom Jr. Is In Talks To Star In The Remake Of Murder On The Orient Express

Leslie Odom Jr. is set to join the cast of 'Murder on the Orient Express'.It is not clear what role the 35-year-old actor - who won a Tony Award this year for Best Actor in...

Angelina Jolie Passes On Murder On The Orient Express

Angelina Jolie has decided not to star in 'Murder On The Orient Express'.The 'By the Sea' actress had been in early talks with 20th Century Fox about appearing in the adaptation of Agatha Christie's 1934...

Ryan Gosling's Blade Runner Silence

Ryan Gosling has been sworn to secrecy about the 'Blade Runner' sequel.The Hollywood star is set to feature alongside Harrison Ford in the eagerly-awaited sci-fi movie and as its release draws nearer, the 35-year-old actor...

Sigourney Weaver To Receive 2016 Donostia Award

Sigourney Weaver will receive the 2016 Donostia Award at the 64th San Sebastian Festival.The 66-year-old actress - who has recently been seen and heard in a couple of high-profile cameos in 'Ghostbusters' and 'Finding Dory'...

Producer Julie Payne Dies

Payne passed away on 15 June (16) in London, following a short battle with cancer. She began working with the famed filmmaker in the late 1980s, collaborating on such films as Thelma...

Ryan Gosling: Blade Runner Was Perfect

Ryan Gosling thinks the original 'Blade Runner' was the ''perfect'' movie.The Canadian-born actor stars alongside Harrison Ford in the eagerly-awaited sequel, but has confessed that they have much to live up to, given how good...

Barkhad Abdi To Star In Blade Runner 2

Barkhad Abdi has joined the cast of 'Blade Runner 2'.According to Deadline, the 31-year-old actor is set to star in the highly-anticipated sci-fi sequel alongside Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling and Robin Wright.Directed by Denis Villeneuve,...

Michael Fassbender: 'Ridley Scott Is The Master'

The handsome actor reprises his role as android David in director Ridley's upcoming sci-fi thriller Alien: Covenant, first playing the role in the filmmaker's 2012 hit Prometheus. They've also worked together on Zero and The...

Sigourney Weaver Can't Wait To Get Back Into Space As Alien Hunter Ellen Ripley

A new sequel to Ridley Scott's cult 1979 movie has been in the works for years, and now Weaver, who played monster-hunting Ellen Ripley in the original, has an update for fans....

Robin Wright Reportedly Set To Join 'Blade Runner' Sequel

Robin Wright has reportedly joined the cast of the long-awaited Blade Runner sequel, which is due to begin filming in July. Wright stars as Claire Underwood in the Netflix series ‘House of Cards’ and the...

'Blade Runner' Sequel Gets Release Date

The long-awaited sequel to Blade Runner has at last got an official release, of January 12th 2018, according to its production company Alcon Entertainment.The follow-up to the cult classic, released in 1982, is currently untitled...

Alejandro G. IñáRritu And Ridley Scott Lead First Set Of Directors Guild Of America Nominations

The first set of nominees for the 68th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards have now been announced, with nods for the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2015 featuring five directors...

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu Leads Top Category For Directors Guild Of America Awards

The Mexican filmmaker, fresh off his Best Director win at the Golden Globes on Sunday (10Jan16), is up for the prestigious Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film prize he took home last year...

Awards Season Shifts Up A Gear With Bafta Nominations

This is the point where the industry weighs in on the conversation that has been limited mainly to critics so far. Unsurprisingly, Carol and The Revenant feature heavily in the Bafta race. But unlike the...

Danny Boyle: 'Ridley Scott Makes Tough Space Movies Look So Easy'

Scott insisted he had no problems shooting the Mars-based movie once he started filming, because the script was so good, prompting Steve Jobs director Boyle to protest, because he'll never make another space...

Katherine Waterston Lands Lead In Alien Prequel

The up-and-coming actress, daughter of former Law & Order regular Sam Waterston, will feature in Alien: Covenant in a yet-to-be revealed role. The project reunites her with her Steve Jobs co-star Michael...

Kenneth Branagh To Star In And Direct 'Murder On The Orient Express' Movie

Sir Kenneth Branagh is to play fictional Belgian detective Hercule Poirot in a film adaptation of Murder on the Orient Express for Fox Studios that he will also be directing, according to reports.The 54 year...

Ridley Scott Secretly Eloped Over The Summer

The director, 77, reveals he eloped with his longtime partner, 60, in June (15) and purposely didn't invite anyone to witness the nuptials. "No one knew; we just went and got married,"...

Ridley Scott Dedicates Hollywood Star To Late Brother

Ridley was honoured with the 2,564th plaque on the Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, and he was joined at the event by his Gladiator star Russell Crowe, Salma Hayek, The Martian actress...

Ridley Scott's The Martian Demolishes All Challengers

Last weekend, Ridley Scott's The Martian actually climbed up the box office charts in both the US and UK, becoming the most durable hit of the autumn. In America, the film reclaimed the top spot...

The Martian Returns To The Top Of U.s. Box Office

The Ridley Scott movie hauled in an extra $15.9 million (£9.9 million) over the weekend (23-25Oct15) to land a fourth week at number one, toppling Goosebumps, which falls to two. Steven Spielberg...

Russell Crowe To Honour Gladiator Director At Walk Of Fame Ceremony

Russell Crowe and comedienne Kristen Wiig have signed up as guest speakers to fete Scott when he unveils the 2,564th star on the Walk of Fame next month (05Nov15). Announcing the news...

The Martian Criticised For Cutting Asian Characters

Activists of the Media Action Network for Asian Americans (MANAA) claim the moviemaker changed the race of a doctor featured in Andy Weir's 2014 novel. Dr. Venkat Kapoor, who is of Southeast...

The Martian Zooms Into Top Spot At The U.s. Box Office

The film, which features Matt Damon as an astronaut stranded on Mars, only just missed out on breaking the record for the biggest opening in October (15), held by 2013's Gravity. Movie...

'The Martian' Enjoys Massive Opening Weekend At American Box Offices

Matt Damon and Ridley Scott’s new blockbuster The Martian has landed at the top of the U.S. box office charts, and is estimated to have made a massive $55 million in its opening weekend.Having opened...

The Martian Makes Matt Damon Think Of Life In The Stars

For his first lead role in nearly two years, Matt Damon chose to play a man stranded on Mars in the Ridley Scott sci-fi adventure The Martian. But after having shot a small role in...

Is Ryan Gosling Set To Take The Lead In New 'Blade Runner' Movie?

Director Ridley Scott has said he thinks Ryan Gosling will take the lead role in the new Blade Runner film which will also star Harrison Ford. But the follow up to the 1982 sci-fi cult...

Ridley Scott: Ryan Gosling Looks 27

Ridley Scott has praised Ryan Gosling for pulling off a younger look in 'Blade Runner 2'.The 77-year-old executive producer was asked what time period the sequel to the 1982 original is going to be set...

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