Articles Tagged with universal

Emily Blunt In Talks To Join ‘The Huntsman’ As The Villain

Emily Blunt in talks to join 'The Huntsman' as the evil Snow Queen.

Just as filming is set to begin on The Huntsman sequel with plans to keep the film on schedule for its April 22, 2016 release date, crew and casting changes have put a further wrinkle in that plan. Coming Soon reports that director Frank Darabont (The Shawshank Redemption, The Mist) is no longer involved with… Read more »

Scarlett Johansson Is ‘Lucy’ In Luc Besson Movie [Watch]


Scarlett Johansson is starring in a new sci-fi /action thriller called “Lucy,” directed by Luc Besson. The video clip above is a sort of trailer, but not in the traditional Hollywood trailer style. The distributors, Universal, have advanced the launch date by 2 weeks to July 25 as a demonstration of confidence, according to Forbes,… Read more »

Katey Sagal Reaches Perfect Pitch For Musical Sequel ‘Pitch Perfect 2’

Katey Sagal to be in Pitch Perfect 2.

Golden Globe winner Katey Sagal is best known for her portrayal as back-stabbing, tough-as-nails, Gemma Teller Morrow from Sons of Anarchy. Most fans who think of Sagal picture her as Gemma: severe, leather-clad and jaded. Katey Sagal’s known for several other TV projects other than Sons of Anarchy. Some people picture her as the purple-haired,… Read more »

Rihanna Might Be In The Running For ‘Scarface’ Remake

Rihanna Scarface Remake

Rihanna could be in the running for a role in the proposed Scarface remake currently in-development at Universal, the folks at Cinema Blend are reporting. Since nothing has been officially carved into Hollywood stone as of this writing, chances are this is nothing more than rumor. However, the fact that Universal is considering a remake… Read more »

‘Despicable Me’ Minions Getting Their Own Spin Off Movie

Despicable Me Minions Spin-Off

Fans of the yellow, adorably silly minions from Universal’s 2010 animated film Despicable Me will be happy to know that the little guys are all set to embark on a cinematic adventure of their very own. According to MSN, the scene-stealing sidekicks of Steve Carell’s evil genius will invade North American cinemas in December of… Read more »