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“The Stand”: Greg Kinnear Joins CBS All Access’ Stephen King Limited Series Adapt

CBS All Access‘ 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King‘s The Stand has added yet another familar name to the emsemble cast, with Greg Kinnear (Little Miss Sunshine, House of Cards) set to join the streamer’s post-apocalypse-set project. Kinnear joins previously-announced cast members Alexander Skarsgard, Whoopi Goldberg, James Marsden, Amber Heard, Heather Graham, Odessa Young, […]

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“The Stand”: Whoopi Goldberg Reveals New Mother Abagail Hairdo

A week after a major wave of casting news for CBS All Access‘ 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King‘s The Stand was released, Whoopi Goldberg took to The View to show off the new white locks she’s sporting “for the next four months” as Mother Abagail. Goldberg revealed that Mother Abagail was “over […]



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“The Stand”: Production’s Working Title Sure to Make Bruce Springsteen Fans Smile

In late January 2019, CBS All Access announced that the streaming servcie had given a 10-episode limited event series order for Stephen King‘s The Stand. The new adaptation stems from director Josh Boone (The Fault In Our Stars), SEAL Team creator/executive producer Ben Cavell, and CBS Televisions Studios. Boone and Cavell are writing the adaptation, with Boone set […]

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‘The Stand’: Stephen King Talks CBS All Access Event Series, Owen King Scripts

In late January 2019, CBS All Access announced that the streaming servcie had given a 10-episode limited event series order for Stephen King‘s The Stand. The new adaptation stems from Josh Boone (The Fault In Our Stars), SEAL Team creator/executive producer Ben Cavell, and CBS Televisions Studios. Boone and Cavell are writing the adaptation, with Boone set to direct. Since […]

[Rumor] ‘The New Mutants’ Release Bumped AGAIN!?

Dear Disney, now owners of Fox- Can we maybe, possibly, get some confirmation on the status of Josh Boone‘s much-maligned The New Mutants movie? We ask on semi-bended knee because we’d really love to see the film at some point. According to a report from iHorror (who claim exclusive knowledge of the thing)- a new source […]

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‘New Mutants’: Bill Sienkiewicz Says Reshoots Happening AGAIN?!

FINALLY, some kind of sliver of light for the upcoming FOX feature, New Mutants. Comics great Bill Sienkiewicz commented he believes the film to be undergoing yet another round of reshoots while speaking with HNEntertainment during the Hollywood tribute to Stan Lee last week: “I think they’re doing some reshoots right now. Well, I think if you look at the […]

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Fox Scares Up Frightening New Mutants Poster

Fox has released a new poster for The New Mutants, the first in what director Josh Boone hopes will be a trilogy of horror films. The movie takes the New Mutants out of their traditional setting at mutant school and puts them into a secret government facility and also it’s a horror film. The description […]

Josh Boone Announces ‘New Mutants’ Teaser Drop

After months of anticipatory hell waiting for a glimpse of Josh Boone‘s upcoming New Mutants film, a respite is in sight.  Announced this morning on the director’s twitter, it looks like we’ll be getting the official teaser trailer tonight, around midnight PST. Here’s the post from Boone’s twitter: There’s Something New To Fear #tomorrow #newmutants #teaser […]

Josh Boone To Adapt Stephen King & Peter Straub’s ‘The Talisman’

Hollywood continues to get the “royal” treatment, as Josh Boone (The Fault in Our Stars, New Mutants) has been tapped to pen Amblin Entertainment’s adaptation of Stephen King and Peter Straub’s horror-fantasy novel The Talisman. Although Boone is currently on the project solely to write the screenplay, there is a strong possibility that he could also […]

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Report: Stranger Things’ Charlie Heaton In Talks To Play Cannonball In New Mutants

In a keyword-rich gift to entertainment news sites, Fox is reportedly in talks with Stranger Things star Charlie Heaton to take on the role of Sam Guthrie, Cannonball, in their upcoming X-Men spinoff, New Mutants. Cannonball’s superpower of being invulnerable while he’s “blasting” — that is, flying around with a rocket tail — was widely agreed […]



Maisie Williams And Anya Taylor-Joy Join New Mutants Cast As Magik And Wolfsbane

In a moment that was destined to be since director Josh Boone posted concept art of Wolfsbane that looked exactly like Maisie Williams, the Game of Thrones star has signed on to play the character in Fox’s upcoming New Mutants film, according to a report from THR. Additionally, Split star Anya Taylor-Joy will play Magik […]

New Mutants Director Josh Boone Posts Concept Art Of Maisie Williams As Rahne Sinclair

Josh Boone, the director of Fox’s upcoming New Mutants movie, has posted some concept art to Instagram that imagines Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams as Rahne Sinclair, otherwise known as Wolfsbane, drawn by Ashley R. Guillory. It’s hard to tell the difference anymore between what is and is not an official casting announcement, and, […]

Fox’s New Mutants To Be Trilogy? Plus: Production Date? Official Title?

Sometimes in the entertainment news business, you come across rumors that are probably true, but which it would be irresponsible to report as fact (not that that stops many websites). Luckily, the journalism handbook lists an easy solution: phrase the headline in the form of a question. You see, then we are asking the question: […]

Scott Neustadter And Michael H. Weber To Tackle New Mutants Script

The Fault In Our Stars director Josh Boone has brought on his screenwriters collaborators Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber to write the upcoming X-Men spinoff New Mutants, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Based on the first X-Men comic books spinoff, New Mutants will tell the tale of Danielle Moonstar, Wolfsbane, Sunspot, Cannonball, and Magik as […]

Has Josh Boone Revealed The New Mutants Lineup?

Over the last hour or so, New Mutants director Josh Boone has been posing some interesting photos to his Instagram account. #newmutants A photo posted by Josh Boone (@joshboonemovies) on May 3, 2016 at 7:51pm PDT As spotted by Heroic Hollywood, the images feature members of the team from their storied comic book history. Could […]

Stephen King’s The Stand May Be TV Series And Movie

In an unprecedented move: Warner Bros, CBS Films and Josh Boone are in talks with Showtime to adapt Stephen King’s novel The Stand into an eight-part miniseries that would then lead to a big budget feature film finish. The Wrap is reporting from several sources that this ambitious plan would allow the Fault Of Our […]