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MAR
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'Spider-Man' Reboot Circling Director Drew Goddard

'Spider-Man' Reboot Circling Director Drew Goddard

In the wake of their new deal, Marvel and Sony are moving quickly on relaunching the Spider-Man franchise.

The studio is interested in bringing Drew Goddard onboard to write and direct the upcoming film. Sources say Sony is in the early stages with this, and that Goddard is expected to meet with studio execs this week, but there is strong interest from both sides.

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MAR
2
4 HRS

Original Replicant Joanna Cassidy Wants to Reprise 'Blade Runner' Role

Original Replicant Joanna Cassidy Wants to Reprise 'Blade Runner' Role

Now that Alcorn Entertainment has tapped Prisoners director Denis Villeneuve to direct its Blade Runner sequel, Joanna Cassidy wants to reprise her role as Zhora, a replicant, from Ridley Scott's 1982 sci-fi hit.

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MAR
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4 HRS

'Lego Batman' Introduces Its Own Blockheaded Suicide Squad (Video)

'Lego Batman' Introduces Its Own Blockheaded Suicide Squad (Video)

Ahead of their big screen debut next year’ DC Entertainment’s Suicide Squad are getting blocky in the latest trailer for Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham. Who knew a bunch of criminals-turned-unwilling-antiheroes could look so cute?

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MAR
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4 HRS

Ethan Hawke Joining Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt in 'Magnificent Seven'

Ethan Hawke Joining Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt in 'Magnificent Seven'

Ethan Hawke is in negotiations to join what is shaping up to be an all-star cast of MGM’s remake of Western classic The Magnificent Seven, THR has confirmed.

The move will reteam Hawke with director Antoine Fuqua and actor Denzel Washington, with whom Hawke worked on 2001’s police thriller Training Day.

Chris Pratt and Haley Bennett, who appeared with Washington in Fuqua’s thriller The Equalizer, are also in the cast.

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MAR
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8 HRS

Robert Downey Jr. Offers Fans Chance to Live Like Tony Stark, Attend 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Premiere

Robert Downey Jr. Offers Fans Chance to Live Like Tony Stark, Attend 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Premiere

While this might not be the big announcement Robert Downey Jr. teased on Twitter last Wednesday, it's still a cool opportunity for Avengers fans eager to see the Age of Ultron sequel.

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MAR
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20 HRS

'Walking Dead': Meet the Queen of Alexandria

'Walking Dead': Meet the Queen of Alexandria

[Warning: This story contains spoilers from episode 512, "Remember," of AMC's The Walking Dead.]

AMC's The Walking Dead put a big remix on the comics during Sunday's episode, when Rick and his beleaguered group of survivors were welcomed into Alexandria where they met Deanna, the head of the community.

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MAR
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'Walking Dead': Is Romance Ahead for Rick?

'Walking Dead': Is Romance Ahead for Rick?

[Warning: This story contains spoilers from episode 512, "Remember," of AMC's The Walking Dead.]

Alexandra Breckenridge made her debut on Sunday's The Walking Dead, taking on a key character from Robert Kirkman's beloved comic book series, Jessie.

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FEB
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'Gotham's' Robin Lord Taylor Opens Up About Creating TV's Oswald Cobblepot

'Gotham's' Robin Lord Taylor Opens Up About Creating TV's Oswald Cobblepot

While much of the prelaunch focus of Fox’s Gotham was on Benjamin McKenzie’s Jim Gordon, it quickly became clear to viewers that another character was becoming one of the season's most entertaining characters: Oswald Cobblepot, as played by Robin Lord Taylor.

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Why the 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Poster Looks So Familiar

Why the 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Poster Looks So Familiar

When the first full Avengers: Age of Ultron poster was released earlier this week, you might have felt a sense of deja vu: Our heroes standing around, looking off-camera while striking fighting poses with the exception of Captain America, who’s just kind of … standing there? It’s pretty much the poster for the first Avengers movie, except with added flying robots in the background.

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FEB
27
3 DAYS

'Undefeated' Producer, 'Magic Mike XXL' Assoc. Producer Team for YA Novel (Exclusive)

Devastation Class, a space-set YA novel by producers Glen Zipper and Elaine Mongeon, was acquired by Simon & Schuster imprint Saga Press in a two-book deal, the publisher announced.

Publication is expected in 2017. The book is envisioned as the first in a series.

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FEB
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Hot YA Book 'The Square Root of Summer' Sells at Auction

Hot YA Book 'The Square Root of Summer' Sells at Auction

The Square Root of Summer, the debut YA novel from journalist Harriet Reuter Hapgood, has been acquired by Macmillan imprint Roaring Press Books in a two-book deal. U.K. rights were snapped up by Macmillan Children’s books.

Eight publishers bid on the hot project. The exact terms of the deals were not disclosed, but the U.S. and U.K. advances were both said to be in the low- to mid-six-figure range.

Publication is scheduled for May 2016.

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FEB
27
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Movie Site Latino-Review Bought by Former Chrysler CEO

Movie Site Latino-Review Bought by Former Chrysler CEO

Fan movie website Latino-Review has been acquired by former Chrysler CEO Robert Nardelli.

Latino-Review founder and editor-in-chief Kellvin Chavez tells The Hollywood Reporter that the company will continue to run independently but will become part of Taggart Media Group, a web design and marketing firm run by Nardelli's sons Michael and Tim Nardelli. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. 

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FEB
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10 Spock Quotes to Remember Leonard Nimoy

10 Spock Quotes to Remember Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy died at 83 Friday, leaving behind a body of work spanning decades.

For nearly 50 years, Star Trek’s Spock has been the most prominent philosopher in movies and television, mixing the logical mind of Sherlock Holmes and the inspirational messages of ancient proverbs.

In memory of Nimoy, let’s take a look back at 10 of Spock’s finest quotes.

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FEB
27
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CBS' 'Supergirl' Enlists Former Superman Dean Cain, Supergirl Helen Slater

CBS' 'Supergirl' Enlists Former Superman Dean Cain, Supergirl Helen Slater

Following The Flash's lead, CBS' Supergirl is enlisting former Superman and Supergirl.

Dean Cain, who played Clark Kent/Superman on Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, and Helen Slater, who starred as Kara/Supergirl in 1984 film Supergirl, have joined the cast of the network's DC Comics take starring Melissa Benoist, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

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