jimmy smits

Tommyknockers Film on the Way from James Wan and Universal

Tommyknockers is getting a brand new adaptation from Universal Pictures for a planned 2020 release. The film, based on the Stephen King novel of the same name, will be directed by James Wan of The Conjuring fame. The book was turned into a television series in 1993 starring Jimmy Smits and Marg Helgenberger. The book is […]

24: Legacy Super Bowl Ad

24: Legacy debuts on Fox right after the Super Bowl, and Fox want’s to get folks excited about it, so they’re running this preview during the game with the familiar 24 music / sounds. This time the series focuses on a military hero who returns to the U.S. with a whole lot of trouble following him back. […]

Rogue One’s Bail Organa (Leia’s [Adoptive] Father) First Image Surfaces

Actor Jimmy Smits had already confirmed back in August that he would have some role in Rogue One during an interview on The Talk after sharp eyed fans called out that they spotted him in a released sizzle reel. When asked about it, his response was a coy smile and said, “can you say ‘Cameo’? Can you say […]

Bail Organa Returns For Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Jimmy Smits was on The Talk this week and was shown a clip from footage of the film that fans were claiming was him portraying Senator Bail Organa once again. Bail of course was the adopted father of Princess Leia and dies as Alderaan blew up in A New Hope. Smits played Organa in Attack of […]

24: Legacy Gets Series Order At Fox

The Kiefer-less continuation of 24, 24: Legacy will air on Fox with news that the network has picked up the pilot for series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the series has received a twelve episode order, echoing the original show’s initial planned run. While its predecessor’s first season ultimately expanded to twenty-four episodes, it remains to be seen […]