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The actor who recently played Black Bolt on Marvel’s The Inhumans will play a popular character that appeared both in the original Star Trek series and in J.J. Abrams’ first two movies.
Based on the excellent book by Josh Bazell that was adapted by Billions creators Brian Koppelman and David Levien, the story follows a young ER doctor whose life is upended when a patient recognizes him from his past life as a mafia hitman.
The untitled original musical, Schwartz’s first since writing Wicked, would revolve around fairy tale author Hans Christian Anderson being trapped in a fantasy world.
30West and STXinternational are teaming to finance and handle international sales with STX distributing the film in the UK and Ireland and bringing it to the European Film Market in Berlin to seek out buyers. CAA and Endeavor Content are handling U.S. sales.
Destroyer follows the moral and existential odyssey of LAPD detective Erin Bell (Kidman) who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members and into her own history with them to finally reckon with the demons that destroyed her past.
John Crowley (Brooklyn) is directing the film, which is being co-financed by Warner Bros., Amazon Studios and RatPac.
The true story of JFK’s heroic feats as a Navy captain during WWII, when his PT boat was attacked and sunk by a convoy of Japanese destroyers, leading to one of the most dramatic rescues in Naval history.
Lifetime original movie Flint has tapped Queen Latifa, Betsy Brandt, Jill Scott, and Marin Ireland to star. The project from Sony Pictures TV will also be executive produced by Latifah.
YouTube star Anna Akana to recur on Freeform’s sci-fi drama Stitchers and Laurel Lance is set to return to Arrow once again as Katie Cassidy signs on for series regular role in season six.
Oscar-winning actor Adrien Brody has joined the cast of the BBC series Peaky Blinders and a Whedon alum has booked a three-episode arc on the CBS series Bull.
ABC has filled another slot in their highly anticipated adaptation of Marvel’s Inhumans. Hell on Wheels alum Anson Mount has signed on to star in the key role of Black Bolt, the enigmatic and commanding King of the Inhumans who has a voice so powerful that the slightest whisper can destroy a city.
Empire star Taraji P. Henson and Southside with You’s Tika Sumpter have joined a brand new Tyler Perry project. The prolific Perry will produce, write, and direct.
Captain America star Sebastian Stan has joined the growing ranks of Logan Lucky, director Steven Soderbergh’s latest venture. The film is currently shooting in Atlanta with a release date for October of next year.
As DC Entertainment walks away from the polarizing remnants of Suicide Squad, they continue to forge ahead with their slate of movies including The Flash, which will include an appearance from the seldom seen hero Cyborg played by Ryan Fisher.
Captain America: Civil War actor Sebastian Stan has landed a starring role in We Have Always Lived In The Castle. The film is based on the thriller novel by Shirley Jackson, published in 1962.
Up-and-coming actor Ansel Elgort is set to pull double duty in the independent film Jonathan. The film will see Elgort play two brothers vying for the affection of the same woman.
As he prepares to take his final bow on Broadway in the smash-hit musical Hamilton, Tony-award winning actor Daveed Diggs has already set up his next project. Diggs will join Julia Roberts and Jacob Tremblay in the Lionsgate drama Wonder.
The Divergent actor is in early negotiations to star in the forthcoming movie be based on the role-playing game which was created in 1974.
Anne Heche and real-life husband James Tupper to play on-screen couple in Syfy series Aftermath, while Tim Matheson and Cynthia Nixon will play the Reagans for NatGeo.
Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, and Martin Short have signed on for NBC’s Hairspray Live!. The TV event takes place in 1962 Baltimore and follows Tracy Turnblad, who wins a role on TV and becomes a celebrity overnight and meets a colorful array of characters.
Wonder Woman screenwriter Jason Fuchs has been tapped to write yet another DC adaptation, which suggests that Warner Bros. has confidence in the work he’s done on the Gal Gadot solo feature.
Sarah Shahi has been cast as Nancy Drew; David Spade will team up with fellow SNL alum Tina Fey; Gabriel Iglesias’s The Fluffy Shop is hiring and more in today’s TV casting round-up.
Screenwriter Jason Fuchs has been brought on board to pen the sci-fi action flick Luna Park. The film is being developed by Tom Cruise and Doug Liman for Paramount and Skydance as a potential starring vehicle for Cruise.
Jim Carrey’s new series that explores the world of Los Angeles standup in the 1970s has three new talented cast additions for the pilot in Melissa Leo, Sebastian Stan and Clark Duke.
They join Rapace in the story following a struggling single mother who is abducted by a mysterious organization. They uncover that she has special abnormal abilities that she learns to access.