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Pearl Mackie, Jess Chanliau Join Keri Russell in Netflix Political Thriller ‘The Diplomat’ (Exclusive)

The ensemble cast for The Diplomat, Netflix’s upcoming political thriller now shooting in the U.K. and starring Keri Russell in her first leading TV role since The Americans, has expanded even further. Pearl Mackie, who rose to fame playing Bill Potts in Doctor Who and has since been seen in Greed and The Long Call, […]

Elizabeth Banks’ ‘Cocaine Bear’ Sets February 2023 Theatrical Release

Elizabeth Banks’ directorial outing Cocaine Bear will stomp into theaters nationwide on Feb. 24, 2023, Universal announced Monday. Featuring a broad cast, the thriller is inspired by the 1985 true story of a drug runner’s plane crash, missing cocaine and the burly black bear that ate it. Cocaine Bear follows an oddball group of cops, […]

David Gyasi, Ato Essandoh, Rory Kinnear Join Keri Russell in Netflix Political Thriller ‘The Diplomat’ (Exclusive)

The Diplomat, Netflix’s upcoming political thriller starring Keri Russell in her first leading TV role since The Americans, has rounded out its cast, The Hollywood Reporter can reveal. With production now underway in the U.K., David Gyasi (Interstellar, Cloud Atlas), Ato Essandoh (Away, Altered Carbon) and Rory Kinnear (No Time to Die, Men) have boarded […]

Keri Russell to Star in Netflix Drama ‘The Diplomat’

Keri Russell has found her next leading TV role. The former star of FX’s The Americans will play the title character in The Diplomat, a drama series from Debora Cahn (Homeland, Grey’s Anatomy). Russell will also be an executive producer on the show, which Netflix ordered to series in January. The Diplomat is described as […]

Edward Norton, Keri Russell Board Apple Climate Change Series ‘Extrapolations’

Apple TV+’s star-studded climate change drama Extrapolations is adding to its cast. Edward Norton, Indira Varma, Keri Russell, Cherry Jones and Michael Gandolfini have joined the eight-episode drama, which “will tell intimate, unanticipated stories about how the upcoming changes to the planet will affect love, faith, work and family,” per the show’s logline. The five […]

Keri Russell and Jesse Plemons in ‘Antlers’: Film Review

Scott Cooper’s first horror film revolves around a teacher trying to help a student who has a very disturbing home life.

Keri Russell, Ray Liotta to Star in Elizabeth Banks-Directed ‘Cocaine Bear’

Elizabeth Banks has filled out her cast for Cocaine Bear. Keri Russell, Ray Liotta, Alden Ehrenreich, O’Shea Jackson Jr. and Jesse Tyler Ferguson are set to star in the Universal project, which is inspired by events that took place in Kentucky in 1985. The true story, as reported in 1985 by The New York Times, was that […]

‘Open Roads’ Game Director on Taking Inspiration From ‘Lady Bird’ for Keri Russell and Kaitlyn Dever-Starrer

Fullbright's Steve Gaynor opens up about making the mother-daughter road trip adventure, which employs a 2D and 3D art style and interactive dialogue system to advance the story, during quarantine. 

How Michael Kaplan Costumed 700 Creatures in ‘The Rise of Skywalker’

Costume designer Michael Kaplan speak about his work in 'The Rise of Skywalker,' including dressing 700 creatures in the desert, the influences of Gene Kelly in "The Pirate" and the late fashion designer Alexander McQueen.

‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’: Film Review

Director J.J. Abrams and co-writer Chris Terrio close the book on the core origin story of George Lucas' space saga as the torch of intergalactic control is passed from one generation to the next in 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.'

Keri Russell, Jon Hamm and Jimmy Fallon Play Flight Attendants in “Mad Lib Theater” Sketch

Keri Russell and Jon Hamm joined Jimmy Fallon for an edition of "Mad Lib Theater" on Wednesday's 'Tonight Show,' with Fallon asking the actors a series of questions to determine the words that would make it into the sketch.

Young Boy Helps Supernatural Creature in ‘Antlers’ Trailer

In the new trailer for 'Antlers,' the upcoming Guillermo del Toro-produced supernatural film starring Keri Russell and Jesse Plemons, a young boy (Jeremy T. Thomas) helps a supernatural creature. Graham Greene, Amy Madigan, Scott Haze and Rory Cochrane round out the cast of the Scott Cooper-directed film, which is set to hit theaters April 17, 2020.