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The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (09.21.17)

“Shameless” star joins the “Roseanne” revival and Seth Rogen reunites with “Sausage Party” actor Sugar Lyn Beard. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.

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Spencer Treat Clark & Charlayne Woodard to Reprise “Unbreakable” Roles in “Glass”

GlassexcerptM. Night Shyamalan continues to add original cast members of “Unbreakable” to his upcoming film, Glass.

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“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” and “The LEGO Ninjago Movie” Will Try to Take Down the Blockbuster “It”

The Stephen King adaptation finally has some competition from Matthew Vaughn’s action sequel and the latest LEGO family film, as well as the horror flick Friend Request.

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Matthew Broderick Joins Fox’s “A Christmas Story” Live Musical as Narrator

matthew broderick small The actor joins the previously cast Maya Rudolph in the network’s latest live musical event, set to air in December.

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Tom Hanks Will Headline “A Man Called Ove” Remake

The Oscar-nominated Swedish film based on Fredrik Backman’s 2014 novel was one of the underrated foreign films released in 2016.

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James Corden Throws a House Party as “Peter Rabbit” in First Trailer (Video)

RabbitExcerptJames Corden plays the title role based on the famous children’s book by Beatrix Potter.

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Wes Anderson Animated Film “Isle of Dogs” Gets a First Trailer (Video)

isleofdogsTN Anderson’s first film since his 2014 Oscar-winning The Grand Budapest Hotel is also his first animated film since 2009’s Oscar-nominated The Fantastic Mr. Fox. It will be released on March 31, 2018.

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Toronto: Samuel Goldwyn Picks Up Award-Winning Western “Sweet Country”

sweetcountryexcerptWarwick Thornton’s Western set in the Australian Outback premiered at TIFF as part of the Platform section and won the jury-selected award in that section. It stars Hamilton Morris, Ewen Leslie and Sam Neill.

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“Murder on the Orient Express” Gets a Second Trailer and It’s a Johnny Depp Comedy? (Video)

johnnydepporientexpressTNThe Agatha Christie adaptation directed by and starring Kenneth Branagh as Hercule Poirot and co-starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Penelope Cruz, Daisy Ridley and Judi Dench, it opens on Nov. 10.

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Mark Wahlberg to Star in Paramount Comedy “Instant Family” From “Daddy’s Home” Director

Mark Wahlberg Instant FamilySean Anders will direct the film, which follows a couple who decide to start a family and adopt through the foster-care system, only to find themselves raising three wild kids who have no interest in being parented.

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Linda Hamilton is back as Sarah Connor for “Terminator 6”

hamilton Linda Hamilton is returning to the Terminator franchise after saying “hasta la vista” 26 years ago.

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Matthew Vaughn Returns for Second Dose of Spy Action with “Kingsman: The Golden Circle”

KingsmanTN The director of KIck-Ass and X-Men: First Class explains why he decided to do a sequel and move the story to America with the Statesmen and a female villain, played by Julianne Moore.

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Gal Gadot to Join Bradley Cooper in MGM’s Max Landis-Scripted Thriller “Deeper”

Gal Gadot DeeperCooper will play a former astronaut who’s hired to lead an expedition to the deepest part of the ocean, where supernatural activity lurks.

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It’s Game On in Latest “Jumanji” Trailer (Video)

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Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, and Karen Gillan are on a mission in the latest JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE trailer.

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Toronto: 13 More Memorable Performances From the Festival, Including James Franco as Tommy Wiseau

James FrancoPeople will be talking about Sally Hawkins’ turn as a mute cleaning lady in Guillermo del Toro’s adult fairy tale The Shape of Water, but don’t forget about Richard Jenkins, who nearly steals the show.

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Natasha Lyonne to Star in New Amy Poehler Sitcom for Netflix

The eight-episode series follows one woman’s journey as the guest of honor at one long inescapable party

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Alicia Vikander Stars in Official Trailer for “Tomb Raider” (Video)

tomb raider excerptWarner Bros. Pictures has released the first trailer for their new movie based on the video game Tomb Raider with Oscar-winner Alicia Vikander playing the popular adventurer Lara Croft.

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“Thor: Ragnarok’s” Taika Waititi in Talks to Direct Live-Action “Akira” Movie for Warner Bros.

Taika Waititi BubblesWaititi may be a blessing in disguise for Akira, as he values diversity when it comes to casting, and I don’t see him embracing the idea of an all-white cast playing Japanese characters.

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Joe Cornish Eyes Patrick Stewart, Rebecca Ferguson for “The Kid Who Would Be King” (Exclusive)

The Kid Who Would Be King20th Century Fox’s family-friendly fantasy film will be Cornish’s first since his acclaimed 2011 debut Attack the Block, which launched John Boyega as a major star.

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“All You Can Eat Buddha” Director Ian Lagarde Signs With Lee Stobby Following TIFF Premiere (Exclusive)

Ian LagardeThe film, which will make its U.S. debut at Fantastic Fest, follows a mysterious man who begins performing miracles at an all-inclusive resort, leading curious onlookers to believe he may be connected to a higher power.

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“The Purge” Prequel Sets Two Leads, Including “Insecure” Star Y’lan Noel (Exclusive)

The Purge 4Lex Scott Davis, who starred in the Lifetime movie Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart, will co-star in the genre film from Universal, Blumhouse and Platinum Dunes.

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Toronto: Netflix Buys Midnight Movie “The Ritual” for $4.75 Million

TheRitualTNWritten by Joe Barton (Humans) and directed by David Bruckner (The Signal, Southbound), the film follows four friends hiking through the Scandinavian wilderness.

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“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” Review: Matthew Vaughn Continues to Demolish Expectations with Entertaining Sequel

kingsman excerpt“This is how I like my movie sequels, determined not just to give us more of the same but keenly aware that ‘the same’ is exactly why people buy tickets to sequels. It’s a tricky balancing act, but it feels like Vaughn and his ongoing gang of collaborators enjoy that challenge,” writes Drew McWeeny.

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Blake Lively & Jason Clarke Struggle With Sight and Suspicion in “All I See Is You” Trailer (Video)

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Blake Lively and Jason Clarke star in Marc Foster’s latest thriller All I see Is You from Open Road Films.

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Matt Damon to Play Con Man Doctor John R. Brinkley in “Charlatan,” Which He’ll Also Produce

MattDamonTNThe subject of the 2016 documentary Nuts! and Pope Brock’s 2008 non-fiction book convinced people that he could cure impotence with a rather odd procedure.

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Elisabeth Moss Will Lead the Simon Curtis-Directed Drama “Call Jane”

elisabethMossTNIn the true story, the recent Emmy winner for The Handmaid’s Tale will play a woman who discovers an underground group of women who provide safe abortions pre-Roe v. Wade.

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Morgan Freeman, Tommy Lee Jones Face off in the First “Just Getting Started” Trailer (Video)

JustgettingstartedTNThe Dec. 8 comedy directed by Ron Shelton (Tin Cup) pits the two veteran actors against each other at a Palm Springs retirement home.

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Netflix Lady Gaga Doc “Gaga: Five Foot Two” Gets a Full Trailer (Video)

gagafivefoottwoTNThe doc, which just premiered at the Toronto Film Festival, will stream globally on the network starting this Friday, Sept. 22.

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Toronto: Jeff and Ed’s Top 10 Movies of the Festival, From “Novitiate” to “Call Me by Your Name”

CMBYNTrue stories such as Battle of the Sexes, Darkest Hour and The Disaster Artist reigned supreme at TIFF, where The Killing of a Sacred Deer also made a strong impression.

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“Dunkirk” Star Aneurin Barnard, Kevin Durand Cast in Weider Brothers Biopic “Bigger”

barnarddurandTN“Middle Men” writer/director George Gallo is tackling the biopic about the “grandfathers of the fitness movement” with “Supergirl’s” Tyler Hoechlin already cast as Joe Weider.

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