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JUL
30
5 MOS

'Glee's' Harry Shum Jr. Joins 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' Sequel

'Glee's' Harry Shum Jr. Joins 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' Sequel

Glee star Harry Shum Jr. has been cast as one of the leads in the Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon sequel being directed by Woo-ping Yuen.

The Weinstein Co. is backing the martial arts drama, which began production this week and will shoot in New Zealand and China.

PHOTOS Second Time's the Charm: 15 of Hollywood's Most Notable Remakes

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MAR
6
9 MOS

Uma Thurman Joining Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart in 'American Ultra' (Exclusive)

Uma Thurman Joining Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart in 'American Ultra' (Exclusive)

Uma Thurman is in negotiations to join Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart in American Ultra, an action comedy being directed by Nima Nourizadeh.

Lionsgate is distributing.

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FEB
24
10 MOS

'American Horror Story's' Lily Rabe to Star in Jason Blum's 'The Veil' (Exclusive)

'American Horror Story's' Lily Rabe to Star in Jason Blum's 'The Veil' (Exclusive)

Lily Rabe, best known for co-starring in American Horror Story, has signed on to topline in The Veil, the Blumhouse thriller being directed by Phil Joanou.

Thomas Jane and Jessica Alba are already on board the microbudget horror movie, which will be distributed by Universal.

PHOTOS: 15 Horror Movies That Offered the Most Bang for the Buck

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OCT
28
1 years

Sigourney Weaver Joins Neill Blomkamp's 'Chappie'

Sigourney Weaver Joins Neill Blomkamp's 'Chappie'

Sigourney Weaver has joined the cast of Neill Blomkamp's newest sci-fi movie, Chappie, just as production gets underway in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Just like Blomkamp's last film, Elysium, Chappie is a partnership between Sony Pictures and Media Rights Capital.

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OCT
4
1 years

Kathryn Hahn Joins George Clooney in 'Tomorrowland' (Exclusive)

Kathryn Hahn Joins George Clooney in 'Tomorrowland' (Exclusive)

Kathryn Hahn has joined the cast of Tomorrowland, Disney’s Brad Bird-directed sci-fi adventure movie.

George Clooney, Hugh Laurie and Britt Robertson are starring in the picture, which is currently shooting in Vancouver.

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SEP
26
1 years

Katie Holmes Joins Meryl Streep in 'The Giver'

Katie Holmes Joins Meryl Streep in 'The Giver'

Katie Holmes has closed a deal to join Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges in The Giver, a drama from The Weinstein Co. and Walden Media that's being directed by Phillip Noyce.

Brenton Thwaites is the young star of the sci-fi project, which tells of a society in which there is no conflict, racism or sickness.

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SEP
23
1 years

Common Joining Liam Neeson in 'Run All Night' (Exclusive)

Common Joining Liam Neeson in 'Run All Night' (Exclusive)

Common is in negotiations to go mano-a-mano with Liam Neeson and Joel Kinnaman in Warner Bros.' action movie Run All Night.

Jaume Collet-Serra is directing the movie, which centers on an aging hitman (Neeson) who is forced to take on his brutal former boss (Ed Harris) to protect his estranged son (Kinnaman) and his family.

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JUL
15
1 years

'Twilight' Actress Joining Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar' (Exclusive)

'Twilight' Actress Joining Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar' (Exclusive)

Mackenzie Foy played the daughter of Bella (Kristen Stewart) and Edward (Robert Pattinson) in the final Twilight movies, but for her next role the actress is going out of this world.

Foy, who also stars in The Conjuring, the New Line horror movie that opens Friday, is in final negotiations to join the all-star cast of Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi movie Interstellar.

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JUN
27
1 years

Ethan Peck, Diego Boneta, Nate Parker to Star in Survival Thriller 'Eden' (Exclusive)

Ethan Peck, Diego Boneta, Nate Parker to Star in Survival Thriller 'Eden' (Exclusive)

Ethan Peck, Diego Boneta and Nate Parker are starring in Eden, a survival thriller from Ombra Films, the shingle of Unknown director Jaume Collet-Serra.

The movie hails from Parker, who on top of starring also originated the project and will produce with Ombra.

PHOTOS: 26 of Summer's Most Anticipated Movies

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JUN
21
1 years

Arnold Schwarzenegger to Star in Zombie Film 'Maggie'

Arnold Schwarzenegger to Star in Zombie Film 'Maggie'

Arnold Schwarzenegger is going to fight zombies.

The action star and former California governor will star in Maggie, a Black List script from John Scott 3 about a father whose daughter is infected by a walking-dead virus that has spread across the country.

Commercial director Henry Hobson will helm the film, and production will start in the fall.

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JUN
20
1 years

'Kon-Tiki' Star Nabs Villain Role in Dwayne Johnson's 'Hercules' (Exclusive)

'Kon-Tiki' Star Nabs Villain Role in Dwayne Johnson's 'Hercules' (Exclusive)

The directors of Kon-Tiki aren’t the only ones who are going Hollywood.

Tobias Santelmann, one of the stars of the Oscar-nominated Scandinavian adventure movie, has been cast as the heavy in Hercules, the MGM-Paramount action movie starring Dwayne Johnson.

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MAY
13
2 YEARS

Olivia Wilde and Mark Duplass to Star in Lionsgate Horror Thriller 'Reawakening'

Olivia Wilde and Mark Duplass to Star in Lionsgate Horror Thriller 'Reawakening'

Olivia Wilde and Mark Duplass will star in Reawakening, a Lionsgate horror thriller being directed by David Gelb (Jiro Dreams of Sushi).

Jason Blum of Blumhouse is producing the project along with Mosaic Media Group.

PHOTOS: Iconic Horror Movies

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MAY
7
2 YEARS

'Town That Dreaded Sundown' Casts Trio (Exclusive)

'Town That Dreaded Sundown' Casts Trio (Exclusive)

Veronica Cartwright, Gary Cole and Joshua Leonard have joined the cast of MGM’s The Town That Dreaded Sundown.

Addison Timlin is starring in the horror thriller being produced by Ryan Murphy and Jason Blum and being directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon.

The story centers on a rural Texarkana town that was stalked by a serial killer in 1946. The maniac was never caught, and in 2013, he comes back.

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NOV
28
2 YEARS

Hugh Jackman in Talks to Reprise Wolverine in New 'X-Men' Movie (Exclusive)

Hugh Jackman in Talks to Reprise Wolverine in New 'X-Men' Movie (Exclusive)

Director Bryan Singer continues to merge past and present X-Men actors for Fox’s X-Men: Days of Future Past.

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