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Josh Gad Sets Up Family Adventure Project at Disney

Josh Gad Sets Up Family Adventure Project at Disney

Josh Gad, the actor who voiced Olaf in Disney Animation's billion dollar hit Frozen, is reteaming with the studio for a live-action project.

Gad has set up an untitled tentpole family adventure comedy with a sci-fi twist. He is writing the script with his partner, Ryan Dixon.

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'Arrow' Boss on Shocking Twist: It Drives Everyone to the Brink

'Arrow' Boss on Shocking Twist: It Drives Everyone to the Brink

[WARNING: Spoilers ahead from Wednesday's episode of Arrow, "Seeing Red"]

Oliver Queen's world has been shattered.

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Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong'o in Talks for Disney's 'Jungle Book' (Exclusive)

Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong'o in Talks for Disney's 'Jungle Book' (Exclusive)

Disney is swinging forward with its adaptation of The Jungle Book, with two actresses in the midst of boarding the project being directed by Jon Favreau.

Scarlett Johansson and Lupita Nyong’o are in the middle of negotiations to join the already cast Idris Elba in what is being envisioned as a live-action/CG hybrid movie.

Nyong’o is in final negotiations to play Rakcha, a mother wolf who adopts Mowgli. 

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14 HRS

Digital Comics Platform Thrillbent Launches iPad App, Subscriptions

Digital Comics Platform Thrillbent Launches iPad App, Subscriptions

With a new iPad app, subscription model and announcement of the return of a fan-favorite series, digital comics publisher Thrillbent is preparing for its second anniversary with the launch of what it’s calling “Thrillbent 3.0.”

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'Jurassic World' Director: 'We Have Definitely Talked About Sequels'

'Jurassic World' Director: 'We Have Definitely Talked About Sequels'

Jurassic World, the return to Universal’s Jurassic Park franchise helmed by director and writer Colin Trevorrow, doesn’t open until summer of next year, but that doesn’t mean that discussions aren’t already taking place about what happens afterwards.

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Jim Steranko on 'Agents of SHIELD': 'Exhibiting Some Fire'

Jim Steranko on 'Agents of SHIELD': 'Exhibiting Some Fire'

[WARNING: Spoilers ahead from Tuesday's episode of Marvel's Agents of SHIELD, "The Only Light in the Darkness"]

For more than a half year, I’ve ranted, rattled and ruminated over the techno-spy series’ milquetoast approach to action drama -- warm, fuzzy, and so touchy-feely, it would make Oprah OD from a glucose spike!

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Marvel Adds Even More 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Comics

Marvel Adds Even More 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Comics

Ahead of the August release of Guardians of the Galaxy in theaters, Marvel Entertainment continues to add to the comic book presence of the franchise with the revelation that July will see the addition of two more related titles in addition to the already announced Guardians and Rocket Raccoon series.

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'Seeker' Finds Its Writer (Exclusive)

Callie Kloves, the up-and-coming writer who is also the daughter of Harry Potter scribe Steve Kloves, has been tapped to adapt Seeker, Sony's big-screen take on the by Arwen Elys Dayton novel.

Mark Gordon is producing the translation of the novel, which doesn't hit shelves until 2015. It will be the first of a trilogy.

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'Flash Gordon' Movie in the Works at Fox (Exclusive)

'Flash Gordon' Movie in the Works at Fox (Exclusive)

Flash Gordon could be rocketing back to the big screen.

Twentieth Century Fox has closed a deal to pick up the screen rights to the pulp comic-strip hero in a package that has John Davis producing and J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay, the up-and-coming scribes who just worked on Star Trek 3, on board to write the script.

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'Walking Dead' Actor Steven Yeun, Felicia Day Voicing Comic Adaptation 'Chew' (Exclusive)

'Walking Dead' Actor Steven Yeun, Felicia Day Voicing Comic Adaptation 'Chew' (Exclusive)

Walking Dead star Steven Yeun and Felicia Day, the creator of web series The Guild, are voice-starring in Chew, the animated feature adaptation of the popular comic from Image Comics.

Jeff Krelitz, who helmed the animated Torchwood: Web of Lies and Peter Panzerfaust, is directing the project, which has a script by Chew co-creator John Layman.

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Doug Liman in Talks to Direct Adaptation of 'Railhead' for Warner Bros. (Exclusive)

Doug Liman in Talks to Direct Adaptation of 'Railhead' for Warner Bros. (Exclusive)

Warner Bros. has acquired Philip Reeve's upcoming children's book Railhead, with Doug Liman in negotiations to direct.

Denise Di Novi and Alison Greenspan will produce the adaptation via Di Novi Pictures.

The novel is set in a futuristic world where trains run through space via portals. The main character is a petty thief hired to steal an object that happens to be more important than he was led to believe, setting off an adventure that could change the course of the galaxy.

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Trailer Report: Last 'X-Men' Preview Tops Week

Trailer Report: Last 'X-Men' Preview Tops Week

A little Future Past, folks? In a replay of the first X-Men: Days of Future Past trailer's debut, the movie's final coming attraction was top of the list in its first week. 

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'Cold, Cold Heart' Trailer Brings Mr. Freeze to Gotham (Video)

'Cold, Cold Heart' Trailer Brings Mr. Freeze to Gotham (Video)

Things are looking pretty chilly in Gotham City in the launch trailer for the new DLC pack for the Batman: Arkham Origins video game, with Mr. Freeze arriving in the city to cause trouble for the caped crusader and all those who play along with him.

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Marc Webb Teases J. Jonah Jameson in 'Spider-Man's' Future

Marc Webb Teases J. Jonah Jameson in 'Spider-Man's' Future

For all the work Marc Webb, Andrew Garfield and others have done reworking the Amazing Spider-Man movie franchise, one thing is still noticeably missing. For those of us wondering just where J. Jonah Jameson is, however, Webb has an answer.

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