Jimmy Miller's Mosaic and Will Ferrell and Adam McKay‘s Gary Sanchez Productions have partnered to produce a remake of 1980s short-lived crime series “Manimal,” McKay revealed on Tuesday. The original series starred Simon MacCorkindale as Dr. Jonathan Chase, a man who had the ability to transform into any animal, and used his ability to help police solve crimes.
It looks like Lucy Lawless will be featured in the sophomore season of “Marvel’s Agents of Shield.” The hot heroine who spent most of the ’90s racking up fan cred as “Xena: Warrior Princess” will be featured in ABC’s equally geeky Marvel spin-off, according to TV Guide, but the nature and extent of her role is still unknown.
The 39th Toronto International Film Festival has announced its initial slate of galas and special presentations, which includes 37 world premieres and several films with…
Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood are heading West for HBO and J.J. Abrams. The Silence of the Lambs Oscar winner has been tapped to star in the premium cable network’s Abrams-produced Westworld adaptation, which has been formally picked up to pilot, The Hollywood Reporter has learned, with Wood set to co-star.
The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley, will open this year’s BFI London Film Festival in October. The 58th London Film Festival, organized in partnership with American Express, will host the movie’s European premiere as its opening night gala.
Sony has pushed back Cameron Crowe's untitled romantic comedy from December 25, 2014 to May 29, 2015. The Hawaii-set film features an all-star cast including Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone and Rachel McAdams. It follows a military contractor (Cooper) who returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs – the U.S. Space program in Honolulu, Hawaii – and reconnects with a long-ago love (McAdams) while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog (Stone).
Oscar winner Dustin Lance Black is joining the TV miniseries craze. The Milk writer has signed on to adapt A. Scott Berg's Pulitzer Prize-winning biography, Lindbergh, for Paramount Television, the company announced Thursday. The limited series will chronicle the tumultuous life of Charles Lindbergh, from his rise to his struggles with modern celebrity.
Woll will play Karen Page, the love interest to blind crimefighter Daredevil himself Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) in the 13-episode series. Vincent D’Onofrio, Rosario Dawson, Elden Henson and Peter Shinkoda are also series regulars.