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Oscar Isaac Talks the “Energy, Excitement” of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

Star Wars: Episode IX opens in theaters in 286 days, and we are DYING for a title. While we’re waiting for that, cast and crew are doing their parts to tease just enough (if anything) about working on the conclusion of the Skywalker Saga. Most recently, Oscar Isaac who plays Resistance pilot Poe Dameron spoke with […]

Oscar Isaac Wants to be Solid Snake, ‘Metal Gear Solid’ Director Responds

Oscar Isaac has thrown his name into the running to play Solid Snake for Jordan Vogt-Roberts’ live action feature film take on Metal Gear Solid. While promoting Netflix’s Triple Frontier, Isaac spoke to IGN about what video game film adaptation he’d  like to be involved with during the roundtable discussion with the cast. “Metal Gear Solid, […]


Oscar Isaac In Talks to Play Duke Leto Atreides for Legendary’s ‘Dune’

AND FOR THE FATHER….NOTHING. We’ve been talking a lot recently about who we’d like to see take on the role of Caladan’s Duke Leto Atreides in Denis Villeneuve‘s upcoming Dune adaptation for Legendary Pictures, and it seems like it may just be Oscar Isaac. According to Variety, Issac has entered “talks” (read: negotiations) to join the […]

‘At Eternity’s Gate’: Trailer Shows off Willem Dafoe as van Gogh

We didn’t know we needed to see Willem Dafoe as Vincent van Gogh, but after seeing the first trailer for At Eternity’s Gate, we *really* do. The film stars Dafoe as famed and crazed painter van Gogh told through his letters, from the eye of director Julian Schnabel. The supporting cast is really the intriguing thing there, with Oscar Isaac […]

‘Star Wars Resistance’ Trailer, Release Date Revealed by Disney Channel

The history of the Star Wars universe continues to expand and evolve, with Disney Channel releasing our first look at eagerly anticipated animated series Star Wars Resistance. Created by Lucasfilm Animation veteran Dave Filoni (Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels), the series’s voice cast includes Donald Faison, Jim Rash, Bobby Moynihan, Gwendoline Christie, Myrna Velasco, […]

[Oscars] The Academy Reveals 10 More Presenters for 90th Awards Show

It really does seem like someone at the Academy Awards was listening to the complaint that the Oscars really lacked in diversity. At least on the presenter side of things — not a whole lot to be done about nominees without a bigger conversation and drastic change, although this year’s big nominees sort of reflect […]

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[SPOILERS] Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Is It All Over for Stormpilot?

One thing that many felt was noticeable about Star Wars: The Force Awakens was how there appeared to be a visible attraction between the two leading male heroes, Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac) and Finn (John Boyega). The pair had clear chemistry (though it should be noted that Isaac is a veritable meth lab of chemistry, […]


Homecoming: Bobby Cannavale Joins Amazon Podcast Adaptation

Boardwalk Empire‘s Bobby Cannavale will be making the leap to Amazon, tapped to star opposite series leads Julia Roberts and Stephan James in the half-hour drama Homecoming from Universal Cable Productions, Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail, and Anonymous Content. Based on Gimlet Media’s breakout fictional podcast from Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg, the series has […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Takes Over Entertainment Weekly’s December Issue

December is getting closer, and with it the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Director Rian Johnson‘s follow-up to J.J. Abrams‘s Star Wars: The Force Awakens will set the tone for the the future of the galaxy far, far away. Entertainment Weekly just released a look at their upcoming December magazine, with its four Star Wars-themed […]

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Homecoming: Stephan James Cast In Amazon’s Podcast Adaptation

Streaming services are appreciating that podcasts aren’t just about true crime, as Amazon‘s adaptation of breakout fictional podcast Homecoming has cast Stephan James (Race, Selma) opposite Julia Roberts (Erin Brockovich) in the half-hour drama from Universal Cable Productions, Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail, and Anonymous Content. Based on Gimlet Media’s breakout fictional podcast from Eli Horowitz and […]

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Oscar Isaac Gets A Whole New Strange Superhero Origin In Lightningface

Oscar Isaac is no stranger to sci fi and superheroes, either flying X-Wings as hot-shot pilot Poe Dameron or threatening humanity and providing mutant makeovers as Apocalypse. But in a brand new short film, Isaac gets in on the pop culture superhero genre again with Lightningface. It’s a weird and frankly bizarre little origin story […]

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Daisy Ridley, Mark Hamill, And Oscar Isaac Go Behind The Scenes Of The Last Jedi At D23

Today at D23, Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson debuted a new behind the scenes reel about the making of The Last Jedi. Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley, and Oscar Isaac all make appearances in the clip, which discusses the creative process behind the eagerly-awaited sequels to everyone’s favorite sci-fi franchise. The mood is excited but somber, with the […]



Oscar Isaac And BB-8 Announce New Star Wars: Force For Change Prizes In This Week’s Video

In a new video for Star Wars: Force for Change, Star Wars: The Force Awakens‘ Oscar Isaac and automaton sidekick BB-8 announce new prizes for this week’s campaign drive, including a signed Sphero BB-8 and a trip to Lucasfilm in San Francisco. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O4giTfo7a70[/youtube] For more information or to enter, head over to CrowdRise.com/ForceForChange.

Empire Celebrates X-Men: Apocalypse With Nine Interlocking Covers

Empire Magazine (via Comic Book Movie) celebrates the Apocalypse with nine(!) covers for its upcoming issue. They all combine to form a single image of the various stars of X-Men: Apocalypse fighting Oscar Isaac‘s title mutant. The new issue comes out March 31st, while the film opens on May 27th.

Star Wars: Episode VIII Commencement Teaser Released; Cast Confirmed

Literally picking up from the end of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Disney and Lucasfilm have released a teaser announcing work has begun on Star Wars: Episode VIII. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQQMLE4FuIQ[/youtube] Meanwhile, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed the long-rumored addition of Benicio del Toro to the Episode VIII cast. Laura Dern and Kelly Marie Tran also have […]

Gwendoline Christie Says She Will Be Returning For Star Wars: Episode VIII

Though Captain Phasma appeared in only a handful of scenes in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the character was always slated for more in the subsequent episode of the Star Wars saga. Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy said as much shortly before the film’s release last month, calling her “an important character, a baddie in the […]