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Hulu’s ‘The First’ Trailer: Sean Penn Heads to Mars in Beau Willimon’s Sci-Fi Drama

With Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) new science fiction-drama The First readying for it’s Friday, September 14th launch (all episodes) on Hulu, the streaming service has released the official trailer for the eight-episode series. Written by Willimon, the space exploration drama stars Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, The Game) and Natascha McElhone (Ronin, Californication); is produced by Westward Productions, and co-financed by Hulu, Channel 4 […]

The First: Hulu Launches First Teaser for Sean Penn/Natascha McElhone Sci-Fi Series

With Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) new science fiction-drama The First readying for it’s Friday, September 14, launch on Hulu, the streaming service is offering viewers the first official teaser for the eight-episode series. Written by Willimon, the space exploration series stars Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, The Game) and Natascha McElhone (Ronin, Californication); produced by Westward Productions, and co-financed […]

Sean Penn Series ‘The First’ Gets Launch Date, First-Look Images from Hulu

Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) new science fiction-drama The First has finally received a launch date from Hulu, with the streaming service set to premiere the Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, The Game) / Natascha McElhone (Ronin, Californication) series on Friday, September 14. To coincide with the announcement, Hulu is also giving us some new first-look […]

The First: Oded Fehr, James Ransone Join Hulu’s Mars Mission Series

The crew of Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) The First is starting to take shape, as Oded Fehr (Covert Affairs, 24: Legacy) and James Ransone (Bosch, Mosaic) have joined the cast of Hulu‘s straight-to-series science fiction-drama series slated to premiere on the streaming service and U.K.’s Channel 4 in 2018. Scheduled to begin production later […]

‘The First’: Natascha McElhone Joins Hulu Series, Exits ABC’s ‘Designated Survivor’

Looks like the crew of Hulu‘s first dramatic mission to Mars to starting to take shape, as the streaming service has signed actress Natascha McElhone (Californication) to star opposite Sean Penn in science fiction-drama series The First from Beau Willimon (House of Cards). McElhone currently stars opposite Kiefer Sutherland on ABC’s drama series Designated Survivor, playing […]

Sean Penn Set To Lead Hulu’s Sci-Fi Drama Series ‘The First’

Hulu isn’t wasting any time capitalizing off of the Emmy success of their series adaptation of The Handmaid’s Tale, with the streaming service announcing that two-time Oscar winner Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, The Game) has been tapped to lead their science fiction-drama series The First. Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) straight-to-series drama marks Penn’s first major regular […]

Sean Penn And Javier Bardem Face Off In The Gunman

Open Road Films has released the first trailer for The Gunman. The film adapts the Jean-Patrick Manchette novel The Prone Gunman and stars Sean Penn, Javier Bardem, Idris Elba, Ray Winstone and Jasmine Trinca. Penn plays Jim Terrier, a former international operative that is betrayed by his agency and must expose them before they take […]






Crikey – Sean Penn Is Returning To Comedy For Ben Stiller’s Secret Life

Everything seems topsy turvy over at Ben Stiller‘s place. For one thing, his new version of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty will cast the leading character as a “timid magazine photo manager” and the plot will involved “an escapade to find a missing negative.” That doesn’t sound like the Walter Mitty I know. But […]

Sean Penn Is A Nazi Hunter Goth In The Trailer For This Must Be The Place

The first trailer for This Must Be The Place didn’t make it to the front page of Bleeding Cool during the summer, but there’s a new, Australian edit with lots of alternative footage so let’s pig out and indulge in both at once. I don’t know how much Sean Penn you can take, definitely not […]


Two Down, One To Go: The Farrellys Get A Stooge Closer With Sean Hayes As Larry

Kate Atherton writes for Bleeding Cool: If you were to imagine anyone making a biopic of the Stooges, it might well be the Farrelly Brothers. It’s 17 years since Dumb and Dumber and The Three Stooges project has been on the Brothers’ minds for almost as long. This week, Deadline revealed that Sean Hayes, of […]

Terrence Malick’s Tree Of Life Gets A Nice Poster And A Horrendous Blurb

As photographed at the AFM, here’s a poster for Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Life. Now, should you not have any idea as to what this movie is actually about just yet, here’s a blurb for the film that was also on display at the market: From the Desk of Terrence Malick…. We trace the […]