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Borys Kit

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‘Batman’ Writer Mattson Tomlin, Artist Lee Bermejo Team for Time Traveling Assassin Story ‘A Vicious Circle’ (Exclusive)

In 2020, after Mattson Tomlin was reported as being a screenwriter working on what would become The Batman, he was approached via social media and other channels by what he calls a “flurry” of folks from the comic industry. One of those folks was Lee Bermejo, the artist known for his grim and gritty work […]

David Harbour Set to Star in ‘Gran Turismo’ for Sony and PlayStation (Exclusive)

David Harbour is revving his engines. The Stranger Things star has signed on to star in Gran Turismo, the Sony Pictures and PlayStation Productions feature adaptation of the best-selling racing video game. Neill Blomkamp, best known for his sci-fi movies such as District 9 and Elysium, is hitting where the rubber meets the road with […]

‘Halloween Ends,’ ‘Weird: The Al Yankovic Story,’ ‘My Best Friend’s Exorcism’ on Slate for Beyond Fest’s 10th Anniversary

The world premiere of Halloween Ends will close out the 2022 edition of Beyond Fest, the Los Angeles-based genre film festival that is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. My Best Friend’s Exorcism, based on the Grady Hendrix best-seller; Christmas Bloody Christmas; and Nocebo, starring Eva Green and Mark Strong, are among the other horror […]

‘Joker: Folie à Deux’ Casts Jacob Lofland in Key Arkham Asylum Role (Exclusive)

Rising actor Jacob Lofland has nabbed a key role in Joker: Folie à Deux, the sequel to Todd Phillips’ Oscar-winning and billion-dollar-grossing film Joker, which starred Joaquin Phoenix as the Clown Prince of Crime. Phoenix and Phillips are back in their respective roles for the new project, centered on the infamous Batman villain, and are […]

Sofia Coppola, Cailee Spaeny, A24 Team for Priscilla Presley Biopic

The Elvis comeback tour continues. With Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis proving its bona fide hit status by crossing the $150 million domestic mark, another Elvis feature project is heating up. The story of Priscilla Ann Presley, who married Elvis Presley, is getting the biopic treatment courtesy of filmmaker Sofia Coppola and A24. Coppola wrote the script […]

‘Avatar: The Way of the Water’ Shows Off Immersive Scenes at D23

Stretching into the third hour of a blockbuster morning at D23, the staff in Anaheim, California, had the daunting task of handing out 7,500 pairs of 3D glasses to the crowd that had already been treated to Star Wars, Marvel and Indiana Jones footage. But who could say no to James Cameron or to Avatar? […]

‘Captain America: New World Order’ Sets New Castmembers at D23

Anthony Mackie and the stars of Captain America: New World Order got a warm welcome at D23, with a number of new and old MCU actors officially announced to return to the fold. Tim Blake Nelson, who last appeared in 2008’s Incredible Hulk, will return as the Leader. Carl Lumbly is back as original supersoldier […]

Emotional Harrison Ford Brings ‘Indiana Jones 5’ First Look to D23

An emotional Harrison Ford brought the first look at Indiana Jones 5 to D23, choking up at times as he addressed the raucous crowd. “Thank you for making these films such an incredible experience for all of us, giving us the opportunity to make these films for you,” said Ford. The footage shown included a […]

‘The Mandalorian’ Brings First Season 3 Trailer to D23

The Mandalorian made a splash at D23 Saturday, with star Pedro Pascal and the rest of his cast getting big cheers for the first season three trailer. The season bows in February 2023. Giancarlo Esposito, who plays the villain Moff Gideon, commanded the audience with a rousing, take-no-breath monologue about the greatness of Star Wars, […]

‘Star Wars’ Series ‘Ahsoka’ Teased at D23

Ahsoka got a closeup at D23 Saturday, with Star Wars steward Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni talking about the new series. Rosario Dawson’s character first appeared in live-action season two of The Mandalorian, and showed up in The Book of Boba Fett. Before that, she’d been a favorite in animation, and Favreau and Feloni saw […]

‘Andor’ Drops Final Trailer at D23

Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy promised new reveals from the Star Wars galaxy during her D23 panel, and kicked things off with the final trailer for Andor. This series is gearing up for production on season two ahead of season one premiering Sept. 21. Andor stars Diego Luna as Cassian Andor, one of the key figures […]

Ariana DeBose to Star in Disney Movie ‘Wish’ From ‘Frozen’ Team

Disney Animation revealed Frozen favorites Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck are teaming to write the feature Wish, which will tell how the wishing star that so many Disney characters have wished upon came to be. West Side Story Oscar winner Ariana DeBose will voice star in the feature, which is slated for 2023 and will […]