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JJ Abrams Comments on Returning to 'Star Wars' and Completing the Saga

We could be mere days away from learning a bit more about Star Wars: Episode IX, which will not only mark JJ Abrams' return to the galaxy far, far way but the end of the Skywalker saga (as we know it). Abrams of course directed Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and stepped in to take over […]

Julianne Moore Will Star in JJ Abrams-Produced 'Lisey's Story' For Apple

Julianne Moore Will Star in JJ Abrams-Produced 'Lisey's Story' For Apple

Looks like that upcoming JJ Abrams-produced Apple series based on Stephen King's 2006 horror-romance best-seller Lisey's Story just found their star- Oscar winner Julianne Moore. Described as a "deeply personal thriller that follows Lisey (Moore) two years following the death of her husband", the series explores "a series of events that causes her to begin facing amazing […]

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Funko Round-Up: London Toy Fair Reveals!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: we go over all of today's London Toy Fair reveals! Tons of gaming, anime, Batman, Disney, musicians, Harry […]

Dinner For Five: Kevin Smith, Mark Hamill, JJ Abrams Talk 'Star Wars' in 2005

This is one of those times when listening to a podcast reminds you of something you half-remember watching- in this case, an episode of Jon Favreau's AWESOME series, Dinner For Five. Specifically, if you give a listen to Kevin Smith's recent Fatman Beyond podcast (recorded live at Scum and Villainy Cantina in Los Angeles), the filmmaker waxes poetic […]

'Star Wars: Episode IX' Will Be "Magical" Says Billie Lourd

While Star Wars: Episode IX is still a aways down the line, we do know from certain sources that it'll be "magical". That source, in this case, is none other than Lieutenant Connix actress Billie Lourd, who also happens to be the daughter of our dearly departed Princess General Leia, Carrie Fisher. Lourd, who you may have seen most […]

Richard E. Grant asked JJ Abrams to Pinch Him Because 'Star Wars'

We all know how hardcore Disney and LucasFilm is about their no spoilers no NOTHING rule regarding Star Wars, and while we can't blame them really, it does sometimes make it difficult to glean anything from involved parties during interviews. Fortunately for us, our friends over at Collider had a pretty fabulous interview with newcomer to […]

Dominic Monaghan Joins 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Cast

Apparently we'll be getting a Hobbit in space, because Dominic Monaghan has just been revealed as part of the Star Wars: Episode IX cast. Monaghan, of course, has done more than just playing one of the Fellowship in Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings trilogy of films — he was also one of our favorite tv show musicians on LOST, Charlie […]

'LOST' Producers Offer Apology to Evangeline Lilly Following Revealing Reveal

Earlier last week, Evangeline Lilly revealed that during her time on ABC's hit show LOST, there were some ugly semi-clothed truths she tried and failed to prevent. Namely, at least two scenes in the third season of the series where her character, Kate Austen, was required to be mostly unclothed. The Ant-Man and The Wasp star made it […]

The Nevers: HBO Orders Joss Whedon Sci-Fi Drama to Series

After what's been reported as a "competitive situation" between the cable giant and services like Netflix, HBO has secured the rights to and given a series order for Joss Whedon's (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Avengers) epic science fiction drama The Nevers. Whedon will be taking a very active role, serving as writer, director, executive producer, […]

Hulu's Official 'Castle Rock' Trailer Shows a Town "Stained with Sin"

After a series of teasers over the past few months and with the first three episodes set to premiere in two weeks, Hulu has released the official trailer for its 10-episode horror-drama anthology series Castle Rock. Spearheaded by J.J. Abrams, Stephen King, Sam Shaw, and Dustin Thomason, the project combines elements from a number of King's […]

Star Wars: Episode IX May Have Keri Russell Play [SPOILER]

We just need to get this out of the way first: OMG THIS IS THE BEST MOST PERFECT IDEA IF KERI RUSSELL MAY BE PLAYING [SPOILER] IN STAR WARS: EPISODE IX. To explain, Variety is reporting a source has informed them that The Americans star Keri Russell is being "eyed" for a role in Star Wars: Episode IX. This makes […]

Hulu's Castle Rock Pilot Gets a Stephen King Seal of Approval

With Hulu set to premiere drama-thriller anthology series Castle Rock on July 25th, some of the pieces of the story's twisted puzzle are slowly falling into place. Spearheaded by J.J. Abrams, Stephen King, and executive producers/writers Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, the series combines a number of King's works into a "shared universe" narrative based […]

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JJ Abrams Updates From Paramount's Panel at CinemaCon- Cloverfield and More

Filmmaker JJ Abrams confirmed several things today during Paramount Pictures' panel at CinemaCon in Las Vegas.  One of the big ones being that a 'true Cloverfield sequel' is on the way, but his World War II horror film Overlord is NOT that sequel. Overlord is a horror tale set to the backdrop of D-day and is already a […]

Zachary Quinto Says There Are Apparently (at least) 3 Scripts for 'Star Trek' 4

Zachary Quinto recently spoke with Canadian ET (as in Entertainment Tonight Canada, not a Spielberg remake filmed entirely in Vancouver) about the future of a certain little space franchise called Star Trek. Specifically, NuSpock spoke about what could possibly be at least 3 scripts in various stages of development for Star Trek 4 (Kelvin Timeline, or JJVerse). One […]

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Nicolas Cage Will Voice Superman in the Teen Titans GO! Movie

Nicolas Cage will finally get to play Superman. The actor will voice the superhero in the upcoming animated feature-length Teen Titans GO!  To The Movies film. This has to be a dream come true for him- he famously named his son Kal-El after Clark Kent's Kryptonian birth name. He once owned one of the more […]


'God Particle' Cloverfield Sequel May Be Headed to Netflix Instead of Theaters

After a fairly groundbreaking and successful film in 10 Cloverfield Lane, it's been a topsy-turvy time for the Cloverfield franchise. There was immediate talk of a sequel to the 2016 film, which starred Mary Elizabeth Winstead and John Goodman. Originally called Valencia (at least on paper), the third film in the alien saga has gone through at least three title […]