Jussie Smollett No Longer in Contention for Lead Role in Broadway's 'Take Me Out'

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 14:00
Before being entangled in the false report scandal over his hate crime attack, the 'Empire' star was reportedly considered to take on the role of a mixed-race baseball ace who comes out as gay in the revival play.
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Jim Parsons and Zachary Quinto to Reprise 'The Boys in the Band' Roles in Film Adaptation

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 12:30
Ryan Murphy, who will produce the movie for Netflix, reveals that the other original cast members of the hit Broadway play, including Andrew Rannells and Matt Bomer, will also make a return.
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Pics: Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan Travel Back to Victorian Era on Set of 'Ammonite'

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:41
Winslet plays pioneering fossil collector Mary Anning, who embarks on a romantic relationship with a young woman played by Ronan, in the controversial period drama.
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Final 'Dark Phoenix' Trailer: Jean Grey Gets the Upper Hand in Magneto Confrontation

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 08:53
The latest sneak peek also delves deeper into Jean's dark transformation as the team goes into a space mission, before she finds herself at odds with Professor X and the other X-Men.
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Tessa Thompson Says 'Thor 4' May Happen With Taika Waititi Returning

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 08:06
The Valkyrie depicter says she has heard that talks have begun about a fourth Thor movie, with 'Ragnarok' director Waititi possibly back on the director's chair.
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Edward Norton Accuses Set Building Landlord of Negligence in Fatal Fire Lawsuit

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 06:11
The 'Birdman' actor and his production company partners are holding Vincent Sollazzo responsible for any damages caused by the blaze in the apartment building during 'Motherless Brooklyn' shooting.
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Josh Lucas Hints at Possible 'Sweet Home Alabama' Sequel

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 06:07
During an appearance on 'Good Morning America', the 'Breakthrough' actor reveals that he and director Andy Tennant have been talking about a follow-up to the 2002 romantic comedy film.
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Megan Fox to Star Opposite Brian Austin Green in Family Film 'Dakota'

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 05:42
Producer Andrea Iervolino finds the casting of the real-life couple 'really cool' for the Kirk Harris-directed film about a service dog that helps a struggling widow save the family farm.
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Report: John Cena Is in Talks for 'The Suicide Squad', Dave Bautista Is Out

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 04:30
Variety's Justin Kroll reports that the 'Bumblebee' actor is up for the role of Peacemaker, which was originally offered to the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' star.
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Bryan Cranston Up Against Jeff Daniels and Annette Bening at 2019 Drama League Awards

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 04:29
While the actors are vying for the coveted Distinguished Performance Award, Sam Mendes' 'The Ferryman' and Aaron Sorkin's 'To Kill a Mockingbird' will face off for Outstanding Production trophy.
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'Bumblebee' Director Comes On Board Mark Wahlberg's 'The Six Billion Dollar Man'

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 03:54
Travis Knight has reportedly been brought in to the big screen adaptation of the Lee Majors-starring 70s series with 'Ozark' screenwriter Bill Dubuque being tapped to pen the script.
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Beyonce Admits to Taking Vegan Diet to the Extreme in Coachella Documentary

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 03:48
In Netflix's 'Homecoming', the 'Freedom' singer takes fans behind the scenes and provides them with a look at her preparation for her live comeback at the music festival in 2018.
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Danny Boyle Reunites With Irvine Welsh to Develop Biopic About Alan McGee

Ace show biz movies - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 15:00
To be directed by Nick Moran, the Jason Flemyng-starring film will be adapted from the Creation Records boss' biography titled 'The Creation Records Story: Riots, Raves and Running a Label'.
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'The Nun' Sequel Secures 'American Horror Story' Writer

Ace show biz movies - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 13:30
A year after the spin-off to 'The Conjuring' films became the highest-grossing film in the franchise, New Line officials bring in screenwriter Akela Cooper to develop its second installment.
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Angela Bassett, Chloe Sevigny and Famke Janssen Set as 2019 Jurors of Tribeca Film Festival

Ace show biz movies - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 08:54
Revealing the line-up of industry professionals selected to find the winners in 10 different categories for Robert De Niro's 18th annual New York City event is co-founder Jane Rosenthal.
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Lucas Till to Romance Lucy Hale in Spike Lee's 'Son of the South'

Ace show biz movies - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 07:28
The 'X-Men: Apocalypse' actor will tackle the role of Bob Zellner in the Barry Alexander Brown-directed drama, while the former 'Pretty Little Liars' star will play Zellner's college girlfriend.
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Maddie Ziegler Joins Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' as Member of the Jets

Ace show biz movies - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 07:24
The dancer, who has appeared in 'The Book of Henry', has been added to the big screen adaptation that will also see Mike Faist as Riff, Paloma Garcia-Lee as Graziella and Ana Isabelle as Rosalia.
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Late Stan Lee to Make Last Cameo Appearance in 'Avengers: Endgame'

Ace show biz movies - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 06:01
Five months after the comic book legend passed away at the age of 95, co-director Joe Russo shares his disbelief that the Marvel Comics creator 'made it to the end of this run.'
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'Avengers: Endgame' Directors Beg Fans to Keep Spoilers Under Wraps After Footage Leak

Ace show biz movies - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 04:45
In a statement released on Twitter, Anthony and Joe Russo thank loyal followers for their support and ask them not to spoil the film 'for others, the same way you wouldn't want it spoiled for you.'
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Michelle Yeoh Lands Scientist Role in 'Avatar' Sequels

Ace show biz movies - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 13:00
Confirming the casting of the 'Crazy Rich Asians' actress for the follow-ups to the 2009 sci-fi film, director James Cameron looks forward to seeing her creating a 'unique and memorable character'.
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