Deadline have caught wind that Chadwick Boseman has locked a spot in Alex Proyas’ period epic ‘Gods Of Egypt,’ which Summit Entertainment will release on February 12th, 2016. The ’42’ star joins Gerard Butler, Geoffrey Rush, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Brenton Thwaites, and Courtney Eaton in the pic and will play Thoth, the god of wisdom. The action-adventure pic based on Egyptian mythology was co-penned by Proyas, Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless.
Chadwick Boseman is coming off wrapping this week production on Universal’s ‘Get On Up,’ the Tate Taylor movie in which he stars as the Godfather of Soul James Brown. That will be released August 1st. Before that, Boseman will be seen alongside Kevin Costner in Draft Day’ from April 11th.
Rebecca Hall has joined the cast of ‘Tumbledown,’ a new romantic comedy to be directed by Sean Mewshaw from a screenplay by Desi Van Til. Hall joins the previously-attached Jason Sudeikis, Blythe Danner and Joe Manganiello. ‘Tumbledown’ is set to start production late March in Massachusetts.
The synopsis for ‘Tumbledown’ is as follows: “Deep in the Maine woods, Hannah is unable to move on after the death of her husband, an acclaimed musician and the subject of the biography she’s struggling to write, when she meets Andrew, a brash New York academic who has a different take on her husband’s life — and death. The unlikely pair must collaborate to craft the famous singer’s story and begin to write the next chapter in their lives together.”
StudioCanal has unveiled this TV spot for ‘Non-Stop,’ which is released on February 28th. Liam Neeson stars in ‘Non-Stop,’ a suspense thriller played out at 40,000 feet in the air. During a transatlantic flight from New York City to London, U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marks (Neeson) receives a series of cryptic text messages demanding that he instruct the government to transfer $150 million into an off-shore account. Until he secures the money, a passenger on his flight will be killed every 20 minutes. ‘Non-Stop,’ which reunites Neeson with ‘Unknown’ director Jaume Collet-Serra and producer Joel Silver, co-stars Golden Globe Award winner Julianne Moore, Lupita Nyong’o, Scoot McNairy, Anson Mount, Michelle Dockery, and Corey Stoll.
From Jaume Collet-Serra (Unknown) comes a new action thriller starring Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore and Michelle Dockery. Bill Marks (Neeson) is a burned-out veteran of the Air Marshals service. He views the assignment not as a life-saving duty, but as a desk job in the sky. However, today’s flight will be no routine trip. Shortly into the transatlantic journey from New York to London, he receives a series of mysterious text messages ordering him to have the government transfer $150 million into a secret account, or a passenger will die every 20 minutes.
Warner Bros. Pictures has released this new promo video for ‘The LEGO Movie,’ which features Hans Zimmer’s score from ‘Man of Steel’ and a cameo from Superman himself (as voiced by Channing Tatum). Scheduled for a February 7th release in the US and a February 14th bow in the UK, ’The LEGO Movie’ is directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (21 Jump Street, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs) from their own original screenplay. The film features the voices of Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Liam Neeson, Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Alison Brie, Tatum, Jonah Hill, Cobie Smulders, and Morgan Freeman.
Chris Pratt stars as Emmet. Oscar winner Morgan Freeman and Elizabeth Banks will star as two of Emmet’s fellow travelers: Vitruvius, an old mystic; and tough-as-nails Lucy, who mistakes Emmet for the savior of the world and guides him on his quest. She also calls upon the mysterious Batman, a LEGO minifigure voiced by Will Arnett, with whom she shares a history. Will Ferrell will play Emmet’s primary adversary, President Business; Liam Neeson is the president’s powerful henchman, Bad Cop; Nick Offerman is a craggy, swaggering pirate obsessed with revenge on President Business; and Brie is a member of Emmet’s team with a powerful secret.
For one night only, British cinema audiences will have the opportunity to watch the double bill of ‘Nymphomaniac’ Volume I & II back-to-back, screened simultaneously in cinemas nationwide – followed by on-stage interview with Stellan Skarsgård and Stacy Martin hosted by Edith Bowman, broadcast live via satellite from the Curzon Chelsea, London. Cinemas around the country will be invited to take part in the night via social media, including the chance to ask your questions to the stars. Expect more announcements soon. For tickets and information visit: www.Nymphomaniac-Film.com
First Red-Band Trailer For Seth MacFarlane’s ‘A Million Ways To Die In The West’ – Starring Charlize Theron, Liam Neeson, Neil Patrick Harris….
Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for Seth MacFarlane’s western comedy, ‘A Million Ways To Die In The West.’ Opening on May 30th, MacFarlane directs, produces and co-wrote ‘A Million Ways To Die In The West.’ He also plays a sheep farmer named Albert alongside a cast that includes Charlize Theron, Liam Neeson, Amanda Seyfried, Sarah Silverman, Giovanni Ribisi and Neil Patrick Harris.
The film is described as a Blazing Saddles-style comedy that follows a cowardly sheep farmer (Seth MacFarlane) who chickens out of a gunfight and sees his girlfriend (Amanda Seyfried) leave him for another man. When a mysterious woman (Charlize Theron) rides into town, she helps him find his courage. But when her outlaw husband (Liam Neeson) arrives seeking revenge, the farmer must put his newfound courage to the test.