‘The Queen’s Gambit’ Actor Jacob Fortune-Lloyd to Channel Brian Epstein in ‘Midas Man’

Instagram Commenting on the casting, director Jonas Akerlund praises the actor playing chess player-turned-journalist D.L. Townes in the hit Netflix series for being ‘charismatic and dark at the same time.’ Apr 17, 2021 AceShowbiz – “The Queen’s Gambit” star Jacob Fortune-Lloyd has been cast as The Beatles manager Brian Epstein in biopic “Midas Man“. Jonas… Continue reading ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ Actor Jacob Fortune-Lloyd to Channel Brian Epstein in ‘Midas Man’

Andrew Garfield’s ‘Mainstream’ Role Likely to Be Inspired by Logan and Jake Paul

WENN/Instagram Having been premiered at Venice Film Festival in 2020, the new comedy from director Gia Coppola delves deep into the seedier side of social media and viral celebrities. Apr 16, 2021 AceShowbiz – Andrew Garfield and Maya Hawke have landed lead roles in Gia Coppola’s new comedy, which skewers YouTube culture. The director daughter… Continue reading Andrew Garfield’s ‘Mainstream’ Role Likely to Be Inspired by Logan and Jake Paul

Justin Lin Teases Possible ‘Jurassic World’ and ‘Fast and Furious’ Crossover

Universal Pictures The ‘F9’ director declares he will ‘never say never’ to the idea of merging the two successful franchises, while ‘Fast and Furious’ star Michelle Rodriguez says she’s ‘all in’ for the potential crossover. Apr 15, 2021 AceShowbiz – A big studio will surely benefit from having more than one hit film franchise. Just… Continue reading Justin Lin Teases Possible ‘Jurassic World’ and ‘Fast and Furious’ Crossover

Ryan Reynolds Forced Out of Sabbatical in First ‘Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’ Teaser Trailer

[embedded content] Still trying to recover from the madness in the first movie, Reynolds’ Michael Bryce is reunited with Samuel L. Jackson’s Darius Kincaid when the latter is kidnapped by mafia. Apr 14, 2021 AceShowbiz – Ryan Reynolds is back as the bodyguard in “The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard“. Courtesy of Lionsgate Movies, the first teaser… Continue reading Ryan Reynolds Forced Out of Sabbatical in First ‘Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’ Teaser Trailer

Lena Dunham Draws Inspiration for ‘Catherine, Called Birdy’ From Drew Barrymore’s ‘Ever After’

Instagram/Twentieth Century Fox When appearing on ‘The Drew Barrymore Show’, the ‘Girls’ creator and star talks about her passion project which happened to be a movie adaptation of Karen Cushman’s funny 1994 book. Apr 13, 2021 AceShowbiz – Lena Dunham has turned to Drew Barrymore and her 1998 fairytale “Ever After” for inspiration as she… Continue reading Lena Dunham Draws Inspiration for ‘Catherine, Called Birdy’ From Drew Barrymore’s ‘Ever After’

Sacha Baron Cohen Reveals Martin Scorsese Consulted Him on Funny ‘Hugo’ Scene

WENN/Avalon/Instar The ‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm’ star and producer makes the revelation about the legendary director when speaking at the 36th Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Apr 12, 2021 AceShowbiz – Sacha Baron Cohen was left stunned when Oscar winner Martin Scorsese asked him for directing advice on the set of “Hugo“. Baron Cohen asked the… Continue reading Sacha Baron Cohen Reveals Martin Scorsese Consulted Him on Funny ‘Hugo’ Scene

Amanda Seyfried Takes Singing Lessons as She’s Campaigning for ‘Wicked’ Role

Instagram/Renato Campora The ‘Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again’ actress is desperate to land her dream role of Glinda the Good Witch as she has been campaigning for five years in hopes to play the character. Apr 11, 2021 AceShowbiz – Amanda Seyfried has wanted to play Glinda the Good Witch in a movie adaptation… Continue reading Amanda Seyfried Takes Singing Lessons as She’s Campaigning for ‘Wicked’ Role

Noel Clarke Dedicates BAFTA Award to ‘Underrepresented’ as Early Winners Are Announced

WENN The BAFTA Film Awards kicks off Saturday night with the early winners led by the drama movie ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ starring Viola Davis and late Chadwick Boseman. Apr 11, 2021 AceShowbiz – Actor/director Noel Clarke dedicated his honorary Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema BAFTA award to the “underrepresented” in a passionate and moving… Continue reading Noel Clarke Dedicates BAFTA Award to ‘Underrepresented’ as Early Winners Are Announced

Elijah Wood and Patrick Schwarzenegger Clash on Twitter Over ‘Indiana Jones 5’ Casting Criticism

WENN/Tony Forte The ‘Lord of the Rings’ actor and the ‘Midnight Sun’ star are involved in a back-and-forth after the latter appears to question Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s casting in the upcoming Harrison Ford-starring movie. Apr 10, 2021 AceShowbiz – Elijah Wood may not be involved in “Indiana Jones 5” (“Indiana Jones V“) in any capacity, but… Continue reading Elijah Wood and Patrick Schwarzenegger Clash on Twitter Over ‘Indiana Jones 5’ Casting Criticism

Jamie Foxx Reunites With Dominique Fishback for Adaptation of ‘Subverted’

Instagram The one-woman play, which has been staged at various venues across New York, was created by the ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ actress as part of her college thesis at Pace University. Apr 9, 2021 AceShowbiz – Jamie Foxx is reuniting with his “Project Power” co-star Dominique Fishback to take her one-woman play to… Continue reading Jamie Foxx Reunites With Dominique Fishback for Adaptation of ‘Subverted’