Adding to its already impressive cast, Elizabeth Banks (Pitch Perfect franchise, upcoming Charlie’s Angels reboot) is set to join Cate Blanchett in FX‘s Mrs. America, from Emmy-winning writer Davhi Waller, Oscar-nominated producer Stacey Sher and FX Productions. Banks’ Ruckelshaus is a pro-choice, socially progressive Republican appointed by President Gerald Ford to advance women’s rights – and […]
As if having Oscar- and Golden Globe-winning actress Cate Blanchett portraying conservative anti-Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) activist Phyllis Schlafly wasn’t enough to get eyeballs glued to FX‘s Mrs. America, the network has announced 11 more stellar names coming aboard the upcoming limited series. Joining Blanchett are Uzo Aduba, Rose Byrne, Kayli Carter, Ari Graynor, Melanie […]
Hot on the heels that Josh Hutcherson will portray actor Phillip Haldiman in James Franco‘s production of The Disaster Artist comes word that the actor/director has found his Lisa, Claudette and Mike. The film recounts the making of Tommy Wiseau‘s The Room, one of the most legendary “so-bad-it’s-good” movies ever made. Franco will direct and […]
Bad Teacher is being adapted for TV, which means more of that replacement casting fun we can have whenever a project skips up or down between the big screen and small.
Linda Ge writes for Bleeding Cool. It took the success of Bridesmaids to open the doors for all future bawdy female-centric comedies to follow. But for all its attempts at vulgar humor and endless wink-wink-nudge-nudge euphemisms, there’s a heart beating beneath the surface of Sundance comedy For a Good Time, Call… and indeed, it’s in […]