Stephen Verona

  • Is Marvel Sabotaging ‘Fantastic Four?’

    Since Marvel doesn’t own the film rights to the Fantastic Four or X-Men, they’ve thrown a series of strange jabs against the 20th Century Fox-owned properties.

    The Daily Beast (RSS)
  • Andy Serkis’ Star Wars: The Force Awakens character revealed, and he looks angry

    Andy Serkis will play a character called Supreme Leader Snoke in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, according to a post on the official Star Wars website today. You can see Serkis, as photographed by Annie Leibovitz for Vanity Fair, in motion capture gear above. Lupita Nyong’o will also play a…

    Polygon
  • Idris Elba Nelson Mandela Docu ‘Mandela, My Dad & Me’ Acquired By A+E Networks

    A+E Networks has acquired the exclusive TV rights to  Idris Elba: Mandela, My Dad & Me,  a one hour docu by Idris Elba. The film, directed by Daniel Vernon, chronicles the story behind the creation of  Mi Mandela, an album of South African music recorded by Elba in tribute to Mandela and to his…

    Deadline
  • June’s best deals: Movies, doughnuts and paint

    Things start to heat up in June, including summertime sales. Find deals on movie tickets, paint, doughnuts and treats for Dad.

    MarketWatch
  • Bob Saget Signs on for 'Fuller House,' John Stamos Confirms

    Lori Loughlin also confirmed that she will return for the reboot.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • IMAX plans Hong Kong IPO for China unit

    IMAX plans to sell shares of its China unit in Hong Kong as it seeks to accelerate its expansion in the fast-growing Chinese movie market. The Canadian maker of widescreen cinemas filed an application ...

    Associated Press
  • 'Aquarius' Star David Duchovny: "Hodiak Is a Very Compromised Figure"

    "This is not a show about the Manson murders. This is a show about the sixties," the star tells THR about his new NBC period drama.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • ‘American Sniper’ Shoots to the Top of the Home-Video Charts

    Warner Bros.’ “American Sniper,” the controversial war drama from Clint Eastwood that grossed nearly $350 million in U.S. theaters, easily topped the national home video sales charts its first week in stores, snagging the No. 1 spot on both Nielsen VideoScan’s overall disc sales chart and dedicated…

    Variety
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    Emma Stone Is The First Civilian To Fly In F-22

    Emma Stone is at the L.A. Screening of 'Aloha' talking about her experience making the movie and chatting about her chance to be the first civilian to be in an F-22 with the Air Force.

    Celebrity Wire
  • 'San Andreas' set to shake up box office despite faults

    By Alicia Avila LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Director Brad Peyton grilled scientists, scoured earthquake footage and submerged sets in one of the world's biggest water tanks to create the biggest earthquake ever to hit California in his new film "San Andreas." That effort might pay off at the box…

    Reuters
  • Bill O’Reilly Announces ‘Legends & Lies’ Season 2 Pickup By Fox News Channel

    Bill O'Reilly announced tonight on The O’Reilly Factor that Fox News Channel’s series Legends & Lies has been renewed for a second season. The next installment, Legends & Lies: Patriots will profile figures who shaped the country’s early days. FNC has ordered 12 weeks of Patriots – a…

    Deadline
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    Insomniac Theater: 'San Andreas'

    A sneak peek at two movies hitting theaters this weekend.

    ABC News Videos
  • Matt Corman & Chris Ord Join CW Drama ‘Containment’ As Co-Showrunners

    Coming off a five-year run at the helm of their USA Network action drama series  Covert Affairs,  Matt Corman and  Chris Ord have joined the midseason CW drama Containment as executive producers and co-showrunners alongside Julie Plec. Plec, who wrote the Containment pilot based on a Belgian…

    Deadline
  • GOP Sen. Ron Johnson: The Lego Movie’s 100 minutes of product placement is “anti-business"

    Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) has decided to take aim at an unusual foe: an animated kids' movie. Writer at @HuffingtonPost is baffled why I'd call "Lego Movie" anti-business. Make sure to catch the video of me talking about anti-business entertainment: I think I make a pretty good point.

    Vox.com
  • Jon Cor Joins ‘Shadowhunters’ On ABC Family

    Jon Cor ( Dark Matter) has been cast in a recurring role on ABC Family's straight-to-series drama Shadowhunters. He will play Hodge Starkweather, a weapons trainer at the Shadowhunters New York Institute and a former Circle member. Based on the best-selling young-adult fantasy book series The…

    Deadline
  • ‘The Bronze’ Pushed to October to Avoid Summer Comedy Crush (EXCLUSIVE)

    “The Bronze,” a raunchy comedy about a troubled Olympic gymnast, will try to stick the landing next fall. Relativity Studios is moving the film from July 10, 2015, when it was slate to debut in limited release, to October 16, 2015. It will once again debut in a limited cluster of theaters before…

    Variety
  • Steve McQueen Biopic in the Works

    A big screen biopic chronicling the life of legendary film star and pop culture icon Steve McQueen is currently in the works. A sign that this film, titled simply McQueen,

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