Disney offspring set for own film
Deadline has reported that The Disney Channel is set to film a live action original film titled ‘The Descendants’ about the offspring of classic Disney characters. So far we know that the children of Belle & the Beast, Cruella De Vil, Mulan, Maleficent and Jafar are set to make an appearance. The film will be helmed by High School Musical director Kenny Ortega.
Dexter Fletcher to helm Freddie Mercury biopic
Deadline has reported that actor-turned-director Dexter Fletcher has closed a deal to helm the film about legendary rock supergroup Queen. Ben Whishaw is already on board to play Freddie Mercury.
Syfy picks up Dominion
Deadline has reported that Dominion has been picked up by US Syfy to go to series. The show is adapted from the film Legion and is a supernatural drama about archangels Gabriel and Michael. The show stars Australian actor Chris Egan.Email Me! - When Available!
Batman vs. Superman gets its Wonder Woman
Huffington Post has reported that former Miss Israel Gal Godot has been cast as Wonder Woman in the forthcoming film Batman vs Superman. The film is also set to star Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavill will reprise his role as Superman.Email Me! - When Available!
The fifth instalment in the Bourne Identity franchise has been given an August 2014 release date, according to Deadline. The new film will be helmed by Fast & Furious director Justin Lin and Jeremy Renner will be returning as Aaron Cross.
Sherlock gets airdate in UK
BBC One have confirmed that their hit drama Sherlock will return on New Year’s Day in the UK. The show stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, and the new 3-episode series is entitled The Empty Hearse.Email Me! - When Available!
Fast & Furious star Paul Walker passes away
Deadline has reported that star of the Fast & Furious franchise Paul Walker has died in a car accident on Saturday, US time.
Puck you, Jonah’s back
News.com.au is reporting that Chris Lilley is preparing to bring back the popular Summer Heights High character Jonah Takalua in a stand-alone series, as he did with another popular character Ja’mie King. The show will air on ABC sometime in 2014.