Deadline has revealed that Chiwetel Ejiofor is set to play Baron Mordo in Doctor Strange. The villain first appeared in Strange Tales in 1963, and is an accomplished user of magic who was trained by the Ancient One. He's a long time foe of Dr. Strange who sided with Dormammu. However, the site adds that while the 12 Years A Slave star is playing Mordo, he may not be a full baddie.
Warner Bros has officially announced that Oscar Winner Eddie Redmayne will be Newt Scamander in their upcoming film Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them. Based in the world of Harry Potter, Scamander is the Wizarding World’s preeminent magizoologist, who in his travels has encountered and documented a myriad of magical creatures, ultimately leading to his penning the Hogwarts School textbook Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. J.K.
- The Wrap: Eddie Redmayne Confirmed as Newt Scamander in ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’
- Coming Soon: It’s Official: Eddie Redmayne to Lead Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them!
- Hollywood Reporter: Eddie Redmayne Officially Cast in 'Harry Potter' Prequel 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them'
- Cinema Blend: Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them Officially Casts Eddie Redmayne To Star
- Chud: Eddie Redmayne Officially Cast in ‘Harry Potter’ Spinoff
- Digital Spy: Eddie Redmayne confirmed to star in Harry Potter prequel Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
- USA Today: Eddie Redmayne to star in 'Harry Potter' spinoff
- We Got This Covered: Eddie Redmayne Locked For Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them
- Thompson on Hollywood: Eddie Redmayne Will Star in 3D 'Harry Potter' Prequel
- JoBlo: It's official, Eddie Redmayne joins Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
- Empire Magazine: Eddie Redmayne Eyed As Fantastic Beasts Lead
- MovieWeb: 'Harry Potter' Prequel 'Fantastic Beasts' Confirms Eddie Redmayne
- Screen Crush: 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' Officially Casts Eddie Redmayne
- Entertainment Weekly: Eddie Redmayne set for 'Fantastic Beasts'
- IGN Movies: WB Confirms Eddie Redmayne Will Star in Fantastic Beasts
- Latino Review: Confirmed: Eddie Redmayne Will Be In 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them'
- Total Film: Eddie Redmayne confirmed for Harry Potter spin-off
- Twitch: Eddie Redmayne Officially Attached To J.K. Rowling's FANTASTIC BEASTS
- MTV Movies Blog: Eddie Redmayne Finally Joins The Potterverse In ‘Fantastic Beasts’
- Filmonic: Eddie Redmayne Confirmed for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Audiences preferred to sit through an earthquake rather than visit Hawaii this week at the box office, giving fan-favorite Dwayne Johnson a major hit in the process.Coming in first this weekend is the new disaster film San Andreas (read our review), which scored an impressive $53.2 million during its first three days. That figure is far above the modest expectations analysts had going into the weekend, making San Andreas The Rock’s first real solo smash he’s had in his career.
- JoBlo: Weekend Box Office Report: May 29-31, 2015
- Thompson on Hollywood: Specialty Box Office: 'Heaven Knows What' and 'Results' Top New Openers
- Hollywood Reporter: Japan Box Office: 'Cinderella' Dethroned
- Variety: ‘Cinderella’ Dethroned by ‘Shinjuku Swan’ at Japan Box Office
- Filmonic: Box Office: June Preview – Dinosaurs, Emotions, Spies and Ted
Academy Award winner Tilda Swinton is in talks to star opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in Marvel’s “Doctor Strange,” TheWrap has learned. The role up for grabs is of The Ancient One, a Tibetan sage who serves as mentor for Cumberbatch’s Dr. Stephen Strange. The character is male in the comic book universe, but at present it’s unclear if Swinton would play the part as such. Scott Derrickson will direct from a script by Jon Spaihts, and the film will hit theaters on Nov.
- Digital Spy: Will Tilda Swinton play the Ancient One opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor Strange?
- Shockya: Tilda Swinton Could Be Joining Marvel’s Doctor Strange
- SlashFilm: Tilda Swinton in Talks for Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’
- Film School Rejects: Tilda Swinton is the Ancient One for Marvel’s Doctor Strange
- Horror-Movies.ca: Tilda Swinton In Talks for Doctor Strange
- Dread Central: Tilda Swinton Next to Join Doctor Strange?
- JoBlo: Tilda Swinton in talks to play The Ancient One in Doctor Strange
- Screen Crush: Tilda Swinton in Talks to Play The Ancient One in Marvel's 'Doctor Strange'
- FirstShowing.net: Tilda Swinton is The Ancient One for Marvel Studio's 'Dr. Strange'
- MovieWeb: 'Doctor Strange' Wants Tilda Swinton as the Ancient One
- ScreenRant: ‘Doctor Strange': Tilda Swinton in Talks to Play the Ancient One
- Total Film: Tilda Swinton in early talks for Doctor Strange
- Bleeding Cool: Tilda Swinton In Talks To Play The Ancient One In Doctor Strange
- Entertainment Weekly: Tilda Swinton circles 'Doctor Strange'
- Latino Review: Actress Tilda Swinton in Talks for ‘Doctor Strange’ as the Ancient One
- IGN Movies: Tilda Swinton May Play Doctor Strange's Ancient One
- MTV Movies Blog: ‘Doctor Strange’ Might Gender-Swap A Key Role And We Can’t Friggin’ Wait
Meet Orgrim Doomhammer – For The Horde!The world at large has been waiting a long time for a proper gander at Duncan Jones’ Warcraft movie. Despite a first look at Comic-Con last year, and logos and props on display, the characters have been tantalisingly out of reach. Until now, that is, with Wired magazine debuting images of orc warchief Orgrim Doomhammer played in the movie by Robert Kazinsky.
- Empire Magazine: New Official Images From World Of Warcraft
- Coming Soon: First Official Images from Warcraft Reveals Orgrim the Orc
- Chud: Take a HUGE look at Ogrim from ‘Warcraft’
- We Got This Covered: First Look At Robert Kazinsky In Character For Duncan Jones’ Warcraft
- Dark Horizons: "Warcraft" Official Pics Reveal Orc Leader
- JoBlo: ILM brings an orc to life in these first pics from Duncan Jones' Warcraft
- Comic Book Movie: First Official WARCRAFT Stills Introduce Robert Kazinsky's 'Orgrim'
- IGN Movies: Warcraft Movie: Orgrim Doomhammer Officially Revealed
- SlashFilm: First Official ‘Warcraft’ Images Reveal Orgrim Doomhammer
- Latino Review: First Official 'Warcraft' Photos Feature Robert Kazinsky as Orgrim
- MovieWeb: 'Warcraft' Movie Photos Introduce Ogrim the Orc
- Screen Crush: 'Warcraft' Movie Reveals First Look at Orgrim Doomhammer
Oscar winning actor Eddie Redmayne (“The Theory of Everything”) is in talks with Warner Bros. Pictures to star in J.K. Rowlings Harry Potter prequel, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”. Warner Bros. has been developing the project with author J.K. Rowling ever since the Harry Potter franchise ended with “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2”.“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” takes place seventy years before the Harry Potter films and focuses on Newt Scamander. Redmayne had been Warner Bros.
- Digital Spy: Eddie Redmayne in talks for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
- ScreenRant: Eddie Redmayne in Talks For ‘Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them’
- Comic Book Movie: Eddie Redmayne In Talks To Star In FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM
- JoBlo: Eddie Redmayne offered lead role in Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts
Edgar Wright's next filmWith Ansel Elgort in place for one of the leads in Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver, another main role has gone to Cinderella’s Lily James.Baby Driver will chronicle the high-speed, musically influenced life of a young getaway driver (Elgort), who grooves to his personal soundtrack on jobs to keep him at the top of his game (think Drive meets Wright's stylish filmmaking).
- Coming Soon: Cinderella Star Lily James Joining Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver
- We Got This Covered: Lily James In Talks For Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver
- The Wrap: ‘Cinderella’s Lily James to Join Ansel Elgort in Edgar Wright’s ‘Baby Driver’
- JoBlo: Lily James may join Ansel Elgort in Edgar Wright's Baby Driver
- Screen Crush: Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver' Recruits 'Cinderella' Star Lily James
- SlashFilm: Edgar Wright’s ‘Baby Driver’ Adds ‘Cinderella’ Star Lily James; New Plot Details Revealed
- The Playlist: Lily James Joins Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver,' 'Simon Killer' Director Antonio Campos Lines Up Cast For Next Film And More
Any fan of Vin Diesel will tell you that the man delivers, whether it be performance or promotional material. In the case of THE LAST WITCH HUNTER, Vin just dropped a new teaser for the flick showing a bit of his character's past. If you were wondering where that sweet beard went to in the previous teaser trailer, look no further than this video! It's no secret that Vin is a huge... Read More...
Kristen Stewart‘s Snow White may not be returning for The Huntsman, but it seems like everyone else is. Sam Claflin is the latest to board the fantasy spinoff, joining Charlize Theron, Chris Hemsworth, Emily Blunt, Jessica Chastain, and Nick Frost. Get all the latest updates on The Huntsman after the jump. The Sam Claflin The Huntsman casting was reported by TheWrap. Claflin starred in the first film as William, Snow White’s childhood friend. He basically fills the prince role from the classic Snow White fairy tale.
- Screen Crush: 'The Huntsman' Brings Back Sam Claflin as Snow White's Love Interest, But Still No Snow White
- We Got This Covered: Sam Claflin Returning For The Huntsman
- Cinema Blend: The Huntsman Is Bringing Back Almost Everyone But Snow White
- Coming Soon: Sam Claflin Returns as William for The Huntsman
- Coming Soon: Sam Claflin to Lead Robin Friday Biopic
- The Wrap: ‘Hunger Games’ Star Sam Claflin to Play Soccer Legend Robin Friday in Biopic
- MovieWeb: 'Robin Friday' Biopic Casts Sam Claflin as the Lead
- Empire Magazine: Sam Claflin To Tackle Robin Friday Biopic
The modern world holds many secrets, but the most astounding secret of all is that witches still live amongst us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world. Armies of witch hunters battled the unnatural enemy across the globe for centuries, including KAULDER, a valiant warrior who managed to slay the all-powerful QUEEN WITCH, decimating her followers in the process. In the moments right before her death, the QUEEN curses KAULDER with her own immortality, forever separating him from his beloved wife and daughter in the afterlife.
- Latino Review: Teaser Trailer and Poster Hit For Vin Diesel's 'The Last Witch Hunter'
- Cinema Blend: The Last Witch Hunter Trailer Has Vin Diesel Ready To Kick Some Evil Ass
- Badass Digest: Vin Diesel Wields A Flaming Sword In This THE LAST WITCH HUNTER Trailer
- Variety: Watch: First Trailer for Vin Diesel’s ‘The Last Witch Hunter’
- Hollywood Reporter: Watch Vin Diesel and His Sword of Fire in 'The Last Witch Hunter' Trailer
- Horror-Movies.ca: Vin Diesel’s ‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Gets a Trailer
- Vulture: Vin Diesel’s Sword Is on Fire in the Last Witch Hunter Teaser Trailer
- Digital Spy: Vin Diesel goes to war in The Last Witch Hunter trailer
- USA Today: Diesel's 'Witch Hunter' teaser is ridiculous
- FirstShowing.net: Watch: Vin Diesel is Immortal in 'The Last Witch Hunter' Teaser Trailer
- MTV Movies Blog: Vin Diesel Literally Slays In Exclusive ‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Trailer
- JoBlo: Vin Diesel hunts forever in the teaser trailer for The Last Witch Hunter
- SlashFilm: ‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Trailer: Vin Diesel Battles Witches in Modern-Day New York
- HitFix: Vin Diesel is 'The Last Witch Hunter' in the first official trailer
- Screen Crush: 'The Last Witch Hunter' Trailer: Vin Diesel Wields a Flaming Sword
- Entertainment Weekly: Vin Diesel--and fiery sword--in 'Last Witch Hunter' trailer
- The Wrap: Vin Diesel Fights ‘A War Between Our World and The Next’ in ‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Trailer (Video)
- Dark Horizons: First Trailer: "The Last Witch Hunter"
- Empire Magazine: The Last Witch Hunter Teaser Trailer Flies In