Jillian Bell and Isla Fisher to Star in Fairy Godmother Comedy for Disney+

Jillian Bell and Isla Fisher to Star in Fairy Godmother Comedy for Disney+ Jillian Bell and Isla Fisher are likely practicing to say “Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo,” as the two actresses are set to star in a feature film comedy about fairy godmothers for Disney+ called “Godmothered,” ...

Protagonist Boards Sundance-Bound Drama-Thriller ‘Surge’ Starring Ben Whishaw, First Look Revealed

Protagonist Boards Sundance-Bound Drama-Thriller ‘Surge’ Starring Ben Whishaw, First Look Revealed Exclusive: Protagonist Pictures has boarded world sales on Sundance-bound drama-thriller Surge, starring Ben Whishaw. Here’s a first look at the buzzed-about UK film. Whishaw stars as a man trapped ...

‘Outlander’ Star Sam Heughan To Play Paul Newman In Patricia Neal/Roald Dahl Movie Biopic

‘Outlander’ Star Sam Heughan To Play Paul Newman In Patricia Neal/Roald Dahl Movie Biopic Exclusive: Outlander star Sam Heughan is to play Paul Newman in the untitled biopic of Patricia Neal and Roald Dahl. Production wraps this week on the movie, which stars Keeley Hawes (Bodyguard) as ...

Protagonist picks up Harvey Weinstein-inspired ‘The Assistant’ for the Afm (exclusive)

Protagonist picks up Harvey Weinstein-inspired ‘The Assistant’ for the Afm (exclusive) The film is directed by Kitty Green and premiered at Telluride. London-based Protagonist Pictures has acquired worldwide rights outside the Us to Kitty Green’s Telluride premiere The Assistant. ...

Leslie Mann to Star on Amazon’s Feminist Sci-Fi Series ‘The Power’

Leslie Mann to Star on Amazon’s Feminist Sci-Fi Series ‘The Power’ Leslie Mann has been cast as the lead on Amazon Prime Video’s TV series adaptation of “The Power,” the streamer announced Thursday. The 10-episode show is based on Naomi Alderman’s 2016 novel of the ...

Leslie Mann To Star In Amazon Series ‘The Power’ Based On Naomi Alderman’s Book

Leslie Mann To Star In Amazon Series ‘The Power’ Based On Naomi Alderman’s Book Exclusive: In her first major TV role, Leslie Mann is set as a lead in The Power, Amazon’s 10-episode global thriller drama series based on Naomi Alderman’s feminist sci-fi book, from Jane ...

Judi Dench to receive outstanding achievement honour at 2019 Screen Awards

From her supporting role in the 007 franchise to titles such as ‘Philomena’, Dench’s films have made $6bn at the worldwide box office. Dame Judi Dench is to be honoured with Screen International’s ...

Dan Stevens Joins Netflix Comedy ‘Eurovision’

Dan Stevens Joins Netflix Comedy ‘Eurovision’ “Legion” star Dan Stevens has joined the cast of Netflix feature “Eurovision,” alongside Will Ferrell, Rachel McAdams and Pierce Brosnan. The British actor, who made his name in “Downton Abbey” and ...

Dan Stevens Joins Will Ferrell Comedy ‘Eurovision’ at Netflix

Dan Stevens Joins Will Ferrell Comedy ‘Eurovision’ at Netflix Dan Stevens will be the latest actor to seek international stardom as he joins the cast of “Eurovision,” the comedy starring Will Ferrell about the long-running global singing competition, an ...

Judi Dench Says Works by Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey Should Be Respected

Judi Dench Says Works by Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey Should Be Respected Veteran British star Judi Dench has said that the work produced by Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey should be separated from the offenses they are alleged to have committed. Both Weinstein and Spacey ...

New ‘Wonder Women 1984’ plot details emerge

With the absence of Warner Bros. at Hall H at this year’s San Diego Comic Con details of Patty Jenkins ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ was assumed to be under lock and key until December. However, a few ...

Judi Dench, Leslie Mann and Dan Stevens to lead cast in ‘Blithe Spirit’

Judi Dench, Leslie Mann and Dan Stevens are all set to lead the cast in an adaptation of Noel Coward’s play ‘Blithe Spirit’. Directed by Edward Hall and written by Nick Moorcroft, Meg Leonard, Piers ...

Harmony Korine’s 'The Beach Bum' lands UK and Ireland deal with Blue Finch (exclusive)

Harmony Korine’s 'The Beach Bum' lands UK and Ireland deal with Blue Finch (exclusive) The film premiered at SXSW in March. Harmony Korine’s comedy The Beach Bum, starring Matthew McConaughey, has secured a UK and Ireland theatrical deal with nascent distributor Blue Finch Film ...

‘Blithe Spirit’ With Judi Dench, Dan Stevens, Isla Fisher Scores International Sales

Filming has started on “Blithe Spirit,” an adaptation of Noel Coward’s classic comedy about love that just won’t die. Judi Dench, Isla Fisher and Dan Stevens are among the cast in the picture, which ...

Studiocanal acquires 'Blithe Spirit' for UK, Leslie Mann joins cast

Principal photography has now started on the project, which is directed by Edward Hall. Studiocanal has acquired UK rights to Edward Hall’s Blithe Spirit, an adaptation of Noel Coward’s 1941 play, ...

‘Blithe Spirit’: StudioCanal Among Buyers Of Comedy With Dan Stevens & Judi Dench, Shoot Under Way

Principal photography is under way in UK on comedy feature Blithe Spirit, starring Dan Stevens (Beauty And The Beast), Isla Fisher (The Beach Bum), Julian Rhind-Tut (Rush), Emilia Fox (Silent ...

Leslie Mann Joins Adaptation of Noel Coward's 'Blithe Spirit'

Leslie Mann Joins Adaptation of Noel Coward's 'Blithe Spirit' Leslie Mann has joined the all-star cast of Blithe Spirit, based on the renowned play by Noel Coward. Mann joins Dan Stevens (Legion), Isla Fisher (The Beach Bum), Julian Rhind-Tut (Rush), Emilia Fox ...

Leslie Mann To Star In Noel Coward Adaptation ‘Blithe Spirit’

Leslie Mann To Star In Noel Coward Adaptation ‘Blithe Spirit’ Exclusive: Leslie Mann is set to star as Elvira in Blithe Spirit, the adaptation of the 1941 Noel Coward play that already had Dan Stevens, Isla Fisher and Judi Dench set to star, and Ed Hall to ...

2019 Tony Awards: 24 records, milestones and fun facts about this year’s winners

Out of all the winners (and losers) in the 26 competitive categories at the 2019 Tony Awards, 24 stand out as particularly noteworthy when considered in the context of history. So what were this ...