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Are ‘Star Wars’ Fans Ready for Solo Han? (REPORT)

Phil Pirrello | February 6, 2013 - 4:15 pm

It’s a good time to be a Star Wars fan.

Not only are we getting J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII, but Disney and Lucasfilm have announced their plans to develop standalone films based on the franchise. So which characters are first to get their own spin-off movie?

Han Solo and his nemesis, Boba Fett. More »


Cate Blanchett Musing Role as ‘Cinderella’s’ Wicked Stepmother; Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen Join ‘X-Men’ Sequel

Phil Pirrello | November 28, 2012 - 3:30 pm

Cate Blanchett is in talks to join Disney’s live-action Cinderella movie. The Oscar-winning actress is circling the role of the Evil Stepmother in the film, to be directed by Mark Romanek (Never Let Me Go). The titular role has yet to be cast. [TheWrap]

Director Bryan Singer tweeted that Patrick Stewart and IanMore »


‘Star Wars’ Sequel News: Has Disney Found Writers for ‘Episodes VIII’ and ‘IX’?

Phil Pirrello | November 20, 2012 - 9:30 pm

Lucasfilm and Disney have secured Toy Story 3’s Michael Arndt to write Star Wars: Episode VII, and now they’re looking at two more writers to pen the rest of the trilogy.

The Hollywood Reporter claims that Simon Kinberg and Lawrence Kasdan have locked deals to “write and produce Episodes VIII and IX.”

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Movie Buzz: Nicolas Cage Enlists for ‘Expendables 3′, ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Director Rumors

Phil Pirrello | November 6, 2012 - 11:00 am

More days should kick off with movie news about Nicolas Cage.

The Ghost Rider himself is teaming up with Rocky Balboa for a new action movie… Can you guess which one?

Celebuzz has that story and more after the jump.

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