Archive for June 22, 2017
Carrie Coon’s meteoric rise continues as she joins Steve McQueen’s upcoming heist film Widows. Hot off the heels of powerhouse performances in both FX’s Fargo and HBO’s The Leftovers, the actor will be joining an all star cast that already includes Viola Davis, Elizabeth Debicki, Michelle Rodriguez, Liam Neeson, Colin Farrell, and Daniel Kaluuya.
Coon will join the cast once she’s finished filming her role in Steven Spielberg’s upcoming drama The Papers, which also stars Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Alison Brie, and Sarah Paulson. The real-life story tackles the issue of the Pentagon Papers, documents the United States government attempted to suppress during the Vietnam War, and the ...
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Dwayne Johnson finally has a co-star for one of his (many) upcoming action movies. Up until now, Johnson was the only name on the cast list for the action movie Skyscraper, but now the ex-wrestler will be joined by Neve Campbell in what looks to be a high-octane mixture of The Towering Inferno and Die Hard.
The project was the result of a bidding war between studios, who were apparently suitably impressed by the script, and fell into the hands of Legendary with Johnson already attached to the lead role. He will be playing former FBI agent Will Ford, who has become a security expert for skyscrapers. When working in China a mega-tower block somehow ...
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Edgar Wright was supposed to take the next step in his career by writing and directing the Ant-Man movie for Marvel and Disney, and now he reveals why he left. As everyone now knows, Wright would not see the project through to the end, and the film would ultimately be handed off to Peyton Reed, who was able to deliver the character-establishing hit Marvel was seeking.
Though Ant-Man still delivered the goods, many to this day lament the fact that Wright didn’t get a chance to realize his vision of the character. Wright himself went on to direct the acclaimed Baby Driver, which is coming out this summer, ...
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