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Disney Fires Marvel Marketing Team Disney Fires Marvel Marketing Team
It has been reported that Disney has gotten rid of most of their Marvel marketing team. Dana Precious, EVP of Worldwide Marketing for Marvel's LA Studios, has reportedly been fired, as well as Jeffrey Stewart, VP of Worldwide Marketing and Jodi Miller, Manager of Worldwide M...
08/24/2011 9:35 AM EDT  | Read More

Donnie Yen Offered Role in "Expendables" Donnie Yen Offered Role in "Expendables"
The "Expendables" cast rumors continue to grow. Donnie Yen is the latest to be offered what is called a tailor-made role in the upcoming sequel.While reps for Yen have confirmed the offer, they are waiting for him to see the script to make a final decision.Other ru...
08/23/2011 2:51 PM EDT  | Read More

Rosamund Pike Negotiating for "One Shot" Rosamund Pike Negotiating for "One Shot"
Rosamund Pike, who played Andromeda in Clash of the Titans, is currently in negotiations for the female lead role in "One Shot", co-starring Tom Cruise.The film will be and adaptation of the Lee Child series of novels.  Pike would be playing Helen Rodin, a def...
08/17/2011 2:48 PM EDT  | Read More

Alexander Skarsgård Discusses True Blood's Amnesia Eric Alexander Skarsgård Discusses True Blood's Amnesia Eric
In HBO's weekly newsletter, Alexander Skarsgård gave an interview and discussed this season and the new direction his character has taken.Skarsgård was asked how it was to be playing a whole new type of Eric and his relationship with Sookie. When asked about...
08/16/2011 3:23 PM EDT  | Read More

Disney's "Lone Ranger" Could See Shutdown Disney's "Lone Ranger" Could See Shutdown
Disney may be looking at a possible shut down on the production of the much anticipated film, "The Lone Ranger", due to financial reasons.The film, which was to star Johnny Depp, was to be a new take on the classic characters of "The Lone Ranger" series....
08/15/2011 3:23 PM EDT  | Read More

Bruce Willis to Join "G.I. Joe" Bruce Willis to Join "G.I. Joe"
According to Heat Vision, Bruce Willis could be on the cast roster for the "G.I. Joe 2: Retaliation".He is currently in talks to play the part of General Joseph Colton. He is the man who created and commands the special forces unit that carries his namesake, G.I. J...
08/11/2011 3:39 PM EDT  | Read More

Season 5 Confirmed for HBO's "True Blood" Season 5 Confirmed for HBO's "True Blood"
In a not so surprising announcement, HBO formally released a statement saying that there will be a fifth season for their hit series "True Blood".Season 5 will contain 12 episodes, and will debut in Summer 2012.  Michael Lombardo, president of HBO programming,...
08/11/2011 3:26 PM EDT  | Read More

Alexander Skarsgård Filmimg in New York City Alexander Skarsgård Filmimg in New York City
Alexander Skarsgård has been spotted in Greenwich Village NYC this week, filming an upcoming movie.Skarsgård will be starring alongside Julianne Moore in "What Maisie Knew". The film is based on the Henry James novella and focuses on a 7 year old girl n...
08/11/2011 1:32 PM EDT  | Read More

Frankenstein Drama in the Works Frankenstein Drama in the Works
NBC has plans to release a modern-day Frankenstein drama, according to Variety.The TV show script has been written by Russel Friend and Garrett Lerner, the executive producers of "House".  The topic of "Frankenstein" is even more popular lately with...
08/09/2011 3:58 PM EDT  | Read More

"Dirty Dancing" to Make a Comeback "Dirty Dancing" to Make a Comeback
Lionsgate has announced that they will be releasing a remake of the classic 80's film, "Dirty Dancing".In a statement, the studio said, "Paying tribute to the emotional excitement of first love, the thrills and complexity of sexual awakening, the soul stir...
08/09/2011 3:46 PM EDT  | Read More