Anja Sommervilla

  • Ronda Rousey's latest movie project revealed amid criticism from rival

    If fans were wondering what’s next for UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey after her UFC 184 win, they needn’t wonder any longer.

    Cagewriter
  • Mo'Nique: 'Empire' Role Was Mine

    It's hard to imagine anyone but Taraji P. Henson playing Cookie on "Empire," but according to Mo'Nique, she was offered the role first. Mo'Nique appeared on Access Hollywood Live to promote her new project "Blackbird" on Tuesday, but she also spoke very candidly about how her career has been…

    Access Hollywood
  • ‘Independence Day 2′ Casts Jessie Usher as Lead

    Fox has cast “Survivor’s Remorse” star Jessie Usher in “Independence Day 2″ as the lead. He’s the first cast member attached to the sequel. Usher will portray the son of Will Smith’s Steven Hiller character from the 1996 original. Smith is not expected to return. Director Roland Emmerich will…

    Variety
  • China’s Bona Film Doubles Profit to $17 million

    Net profits at China’s Bona Film Group doubled last year to hit $16.9 million, buoyed by a powerful theatrical releasing performance.

    Variety
  • The Cast of The Sandlot Then and Now

    The Cast of The Sandlot Then and Now "You're killin' me, smalls!" Here's where the lovable cast of "The Sandlot" is now. Tom Guiry Guiry played the dorkily lovable Scotty Smalls in the cast of "The Sandlot" and continues to work on the big and small screen, most notably in 2001's "Black Hawk Down"…

    Wochit
  • Marvel Studios dominates 2015 Saturn Awards nominations

    It was a good day for Marvel with the release of the 41st annual Saturn Awards nominations (geared toward genre work on the big and small screen). "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" led overall on the film side with 11 nominations, while "Guardians of the Galaxy" picked up nine.

    Hitfix
  • Beyond ‘Homeland’ and ‘In Treatment': Israeli Topics Ripe for American Adaptations (Guest Blog)

    Ronit Elkabetz and Shlomi Elkabetz’s “Gett, The Trial of Vivian Amsalem,” offers a riveting portrayal of an Orthodox Jewish woman’s struggle to obtain a gett, a religious divorce required by Orthodox Jewry, from her clearly estranged husband. Playing in limited release, “Gett” was nominated for a…

    The Wrap
  • Marlon Wayans-Hosted Comedy Variety Show Gets Series Order At NBC

    NBC has ordered six hourlong episodes of I Can Do That! (working title), a comedy variety series hosted by Marlon Wayans, for premiere this summer. The series, based on an Israeli format, will feature six celebrities, who each week in teams of two, will put on a show featuring everything from song…

    Deadline
  • HBO Go Lands on PS4, Showtime Anytime Comes to Dish

    Premium cable nets HBO and Showtime are coming to more Internet-connected devices and services — but for now, you’ll still need to subscribe to cable or satellite TV to get them. The HBO Go app for Sony’s PlayStation 4 will be available to download later Tuesday, according to the game-console…

    Variety
  • 9 Actors Who Only Make Bad Movies

    9 Actors Who Only Make Bad Movies Katherine Heigl The first time we saw Katherine Heigl as the driven and tightly-wound, but quirky and ultimately lovable girl was in "Knocked Up", and that was a decent comedy. But then she played the same character in "27 Dresses" which was meh. But then we saw it…

    Wochit
  • Chris O’Donnell Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

    As they say in Hollywood, timing is everything and, for child star-turned-“NCIS: Los Angeles” lead Chris O’Donnell, this was certainly the case. “I got my letter from Boston College and it said, ‘You’re wait-listed,’” the Chicago-born actor recalls of senior year in high school when it was the…

    Variety
  • Daniel Craig Films 007 Sketch for U.K. Charity Event

    Elton John, Stephen Hawking and Rowan Atkinson are also participating in the Red Nose Day fundraising efforts.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Hulu Gets Disney Junior’s ‘Doc McStuffins’ in Exclusive SVOD Deal

    Hulu, looking to cater to the 6-and-under set — or, more accurately, their parents — inked a deal with Disney-ABC Television Group giving the Internet-streaming service exclusive subscription video-on-demand rights to Disney Junior’s acclaimed animated series “Doc McStuffins.” Also covered under…

    Variety
  • Jonathan Groff to Wear Crown in 'Hamilton'

    The star of HBO's 'Looking' will step into the role of King George in Lin-Manuel Miranda's acclaimed bio-musical, which transfers to Broadway following its Public Theater premiere.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Andrew Lack In Talks To Return To Stumbling NBC News

    NBC News is looking at bringing back Andrew Lack — the guy who ran the place from 1993 through 2001, turning the division around and bringing it to No. 1 status across the board. Sources say Lack’s name heads a “mix” of people with whom the company is talks for a top post at the news operation, as…

    Deadline
  • Film Review: ‘Good Things Await’

    An octogenarian biodynamic farmer battles bureaucracy in his quest to preserve Danish Red dairy cattle, and to practice crop and animal husbandry in a respectful manner, in the inspiring, good-looking observational documentary “Good Things Await.” Biodynamics is a spiritual-ethical-ecological…

    Variety
  • Beck Picks Fixer in Santa Monica

    BUYERS: Beck Hansen and Marissa Ribisi LOCATION: Santa Monica, Calif. PRICE: $2,711,000 SIZE: 2,456 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: It seems that uni-named musician Beck — the latest Grammy winner to have his acceptance speech rudely interrupted by the immensely talented if…

    Variety