Pilou Asbæk



Rich Johnston At The London Film And Comic Con Tomorrow, Table 38

Tony Lee talked about running the comic book side of the London Film And Comic Con on Bleeding Cool yesterday. Well, it seems that I am going to be giving him an even greater headache. I will be at the London Film And Comic Con as a guest. I’ll have a table and everything. But it […]

Rila Fukushima Joins Ghost In The Shell

Rila Fukushima, of Arrow and The Wolverine fame, has joined the cast of the upcoming Ghost in the Shell. According to The Hollywood Reporter, it is unclear who she will play, but she joins Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk and Michael Pitt in the live action American adaptation of the manga series by Masamune Shirow. The film has been […]

Well-Fed Dogs And Other Thoughts On Game Of Thrones Season Six, Episode Two

And so the players change dramatically in the second episode of Game of Thrones. At long last, the Seastone Chair becomes a concern — though it has been renamed the Salt Throne — and kings are knocked off the board. Which leads us first to Ramsey and his relentless need for conquest. I doubt those […]

Balon Greyjoy Returns To Game Of Thrones Next Week

As some readers may have picked up by now, I have a fondness for the Iron Isles chapters in A Feast For Crows, the fourth book in George R.R. Martin‘s A Song of Ice and Fire. Part filler and part microcosm of the entire series as a whole, it covers one region’s issues with succession […]

First Ghost In The Shell Photo Of Scarlett Johansson Emerges

HeyUGuys spotted a photo of Scarlett Johansson in the upcoming Ghost in the Shell: In the adaptation of Masamune Shirow manga and subsequent film, Johansson plays a female special ops cyborg who leads an elite task force called Section 9 for Hanka Robotics. Danish actor Pilou Asbæk play Batou, the best fighter in the Section. […]

Beat Takeshi Joins US Ghost In The Shell

Variety reports that actor Takeshi Kitano, aka Beat Takeshi, has joined the cast of the US remake of Ghost in the Shell. The film, starring Scarlett Johansson, is an adaptation of Masamune Shirow manga and subsequent film. Johansson plays a female special ops cyborg who leads an elite task force called Section 9 for Hanka […]

Ghost In The Shell To Add Michael Pitt

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Boardwalk Empire alum Michael Pitt is in talks to join Ghost in the Shell, the DreamWorks adaptation of the Masamune Shirow manga and subsequent animated film and television series. Scarlett Johansson will star as a female special ops cyborg who leads an elite task force called Section 9 for Hanka […]

Ghost In The Shell Transfers From Disney To Paramount

DreamWorks‘s US adaptation of Masamune Shirow‘s Ghost in the Shell is moving from Disney to Paramount Pictures, according to Deadline. Though DreamWorks shifted the project away from Disney as part of its move to Universal, Paramount is a co-financier and elected to handle distribution. All other aspects of the project will remain the same. Scarlett […]

Sam Riley To Battle Scarlett Johansson In Ghost In The Shell

Variety reports that Control and Maleficent actor Sam Riley will co-star opposite Scarlett Johansson in Paramount Pictures‘ co-production of Ghost In The Shell. Based on the Masamune Shirow manga and the subsequent animated film and television series, Johansson will play a female special ops cyborg who leads an elite task force called Section 9 for […]

Pilou Asbæk To Join Scarlett Johansson In Ghost In The Shell

Actor Pilou Asbæk may yet sit the Seastone Chair as Euron Greyjoy on Game of Thrones, but Variety reports the Danish actor will also co-star with Scarlett Johansson in the DreamWorks‘ upcoming Ghost in the Shell, based on the Masamune Shirow manga and subsequent animated film. The actor previously appeared with Johansson in the film […]

Rumor: Game of Thrones Finds Its Euron Greyjoy?

Who will sit the Seastone Chair? I’ve been asking that question since season four of HBO‘s Game of Thrones ended and the series moved into the events of the fourth book in George R. R. Martin‘s A Song of Ice and Fire series, A Feast for Crows. In the novel, the throne of Theon Greyjoy’s […]