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By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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‘Venom 2’ will be directed by Andy Serkis, who confirms ‘No Gollum’ planned in LOTR TV Show

Andy Serkis was prematurely announced by star Tom Hardy on Instagram, but now it’s official: Andy Serkis will direct the Venom sequel. Serkis was on a Television Critics Association panel for FX’s miniseries A More...

By Taylor Reed On Saturday, May 11th, 2019
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‘Goonies’ Coming to Orlando; Sean Astin, Corey Felderman and Ke Huy Quan

MegaCon Orlando is almost here and the excitement is growing for fans everywhere. The lineup for this year’s convention continues to impress and the cast of the fan favorite, ‘Goonies’, are also making an More...

By Red Diogenes On Thursday, November 8th, 2018
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‘Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Book’ set for theaters late November, then on Netflix

Not much has been known the Andy Serkis Jungle Book project, now titled Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Book, after Netflix picked up the rights to the film from Warner Bros. With a new trailer and poster for the More...

By Red Diogenes On Monday, August 27th, 2018
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‘Star Wars 9’ adds Dominic Monaghan, re-uniting JJ Abrams with the ‘Lost’ star

Star Wars Episode IX director, J.J. Abrams is reuniting with a Lost star, Dominic Monaghan, who is joining the cast of the new Star Wars film. Deadline reports the news and Monaghan said: “The galaxy far far More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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‘Green Book’ teases a new road trip starring Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali

Participant Media and Dreamworks Pictures released the first trailer for Green Book, the based-on-a-true-story drama directed by Peter Farrelly, the filmmaker’s first project which is not a comedy. The film, More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 28th, 2018
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Amazon hires writing team for ‘Lord of the Rings’ prequel series

Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios, announced that its Lord of the Rings TV series had hired a writing team for the prequel. JD Payne and Patrick McKay, whose recent projects include Star Trek 4 for Paramount More...

By Taylor Reed On Sunday, May 27th, 2018
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Elijah Wood speaks on ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV show

During a MegaCon meet and greet with fans and press, Elijah Wood reflected on his experiences filming the Lord of the Rings trilogy and offered up his opinion on the planned TV series with Amazon. “I have More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, April 28th, 2018
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GQ Magazine writer attacks the Bible as ‘foolish’ and believers ‘who supposedly live by it’

GQ magazine is making and headlines and taking lumps for including the Bible on their list “21 Books You Don’t Have to Read,” calling scripture ” repetitive, self-contradictory, sententious, More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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Ian McKellen calls for homosexual propaganda, a ‘gay’ James Bond, bashes Trump

Sir Ian McKellen, who has starred in X-Men, The Lord of the Rings, said that the film world is desperately in need of a gay superhero, specifically stating that James Bond should be gay. “If you play James More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Andy Serkis says ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ was ’emotionally exhausting’ ‘most challenging role’ ever

From Gollum in the Lord of the Rings franchise to Supreme Leader Snoak in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Andy Serkis’ motion capture performances are certainly making a mark and up next will be War for the More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 22nd, 2016
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‘The Huntsman Winter’s War’ is a ‘good family film’ with action, effects, but little attachment to characters

Fresh fallen snow and a frozen lake are visually appealing.  But beyond the impact on the eyes, there’s not much more appeal for a Florida native.  No childhood memories of sledding down a hill or strapping More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, January 29th, 2015
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New details on Andy Serkis role in ‘Avengers Age of Ultron’ and ‘Black Panther’

Fans were excited and surprised by the appearance of Andy Serkis, revealed in the first Avengers: Age Of Ultron trailer and now the role played by Serkis has been unearthed. The villain Ulysses Klaw will be More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, July 28th, 2011
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Orlando Bloom talks playing the villain in ‘Three Musketeers’

Orlando Bloom admits that playing a villain would be more fun as the The Lord Of The Rings and Pirates Of The Caribbean star will take his turn as the antagonist in the new action film version of The Three Musketeers. Bloom More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
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‘The Hobbit’ officially begins production

The Hobbit finally puts its production woes behind it March 20 when the movie prequel to The Lord Of The Rings entered into production at last. A press release has been issued in celebration of the historic occasion, More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, January 11th, 2011
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Ian McKellen will return as Gandalf and Andy Serkis returns as Gollum for ‘The Hobbit’

The Guardian noted great news for Lord of the Rings fans: Sir Ian McKellen will reprise his role as the wizard Gandalf in Peter Jackson’s forthcoming two-part Rings prequel, The Hobbit. Additionally, Andy More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, October 6th, 2010
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Fire destroys Peter Jackson’s ‘Hobbit’ workshop

  Deadline reports that flames engulfed the workshop of Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit”, more specifically, his New Zealand workshop set which would have been used for the Tolkien movies. It More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2003
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Pop Culture preview ‘second half’ 2003: LOTR Return of the King, Matrix Revolutions, Madden Football

July 1st, my birthday, marks a halfway point in the year where I begin to earmark certain dates ahead. “The Matrix: Revolutions” (Nov. 5) and “LOTR: Return of the King” (Dec. 17) were long More...


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