Newcomer Kwiatkowski set for Percy Jackson 2
Newcomer Paloma Kwiatkowski has been cast as Thalia in Fox 2000's Percy Jackson sequel The Sea of Monsters, Deadline reports. The Canadian high school student landed the part after her very first audition. Thor Freudenthal will direct the sequel which is set to begin shooting in Vancouver.Email Me! - When Available!
Emmerich set for White House Down?
Roland Emmerich is in talks with Sony Pictures to direct action drama White House Down, Deadline reports. The James Vanderbilt penned story of a paramilitary takeover of the White House is said to be akin to Die Hard.Email Me! - When Available!
Hellraiser, Quatermain headed for TV
Sonar Entertainment has announced that it is developing weekly dramas based on both Clive Barker's Hellraiser films & H. Rider Haggard's classic pulp adventure hero Allan Quatermain. 10 hour long episodes are being developed for Quatermain with the first season adapting the character's most famous story King Solomon's Mines.
Fox reboots In Living Colour
Former In Living Colour co-star Keenan Ivory Wayans is set to executive produce a reboot of the sketch comedy series for Fox, Deadline reports. The new production will debut as two half-hour specials that will star Kali Hawk, Jennifer Bartels, Jermaine Fowler, Lilrel Howery, & Josh Duvendeck.
Lansley to portray Everett in biopic
Whites co-star Oliver Lansley is set to portray British comedian Kenny Everett in BBC Four's new telemovie biopic The Best Possible Taste, the BBC reports. Former Coronation Street actress Katherine Kelly will portray Everett's wife Lee Middleton in the film.Email Me! - When Available!
Angry Birds animated series & movie coming
The BBC reports that a 52-episode weekly animated series based on the smash hit Angry Birds games is being created by game producer Rovio. Each episode will run 2½-3 minutes and will be made available on a variety of platforms. A feature film is also in development, but won't be released before 2015.Email Me! - When Available!
Kutcher to portray Jobs in biopic
Variety reports that Ashton Kutcher is set to portray the late tech innovator Steve Jobs in the indie biopic Jobs. The film will follow Jobs' life from Northern California hippie to co-founder of Apple. Joshua Michael Stern is set to direct with shooting slated to begin in May.Email Me! - When Available!
Woman in Black returns for sequel
Hammer Films, Alliance Films & Cross Creek Pictures are teaming with Woman in Black author Susan Hill for The Woman in Black: Angels of Death, Deadline reports. The sequel will pick up 40 years after the original & will focus on a couple's encounter with the haunted Eel Marsh House.Email Me! - When Available!