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Matt Smith Heading To Star Wars Universe

Doctor Who star, Matt Smith is heading to a galaxy far far away! The Hollywood Reporter confirmed the actor is in talks to join Star Wars: Episode IX. He joins an exciting list of stars recently announced to take part in the newest film. Names include Naomi Ackie, Richard E. Grant, Keri Russell and Dominic Monaghan. Already returning to […]

Live-Action DC Titans Series Cast Its Dick Grayson

Earlier this year, Warner Bros. announced they would be making a live-action Titans TV show to stream on a new DC-focused service. Now they have cast their live-action Dick Grayson, A.K.A Robin. The character will be played by Brenton Thwaites. Thwaites is best known for his appearances in several big films, including the recent Pirates of the Carribean, Maleficent (2014) and Gods of […]

Stranger Things’ Barb Found In Riverdale

Okay she’s not playing Barb but it has been confirmed that Shannon Purser will take a role in the upcoming series, Riverdale. The Archie comics reboot is being produced for The CW network. Purser has been cast as Ethel Muggs. In the comics, Ethel was portayed as a ‘plain-jane’ with a not so subtle crush on Jughead. In The […]

Kurt Russell Was Cast In Guardians Vol. 2 Because Of Chris Pratt

In a recent interview with Empire Magazine, writer/director James Gunn explained how actor Kurt Russell became involved with the film. The director announced Russell would play Star-Lord’s father. Gunn revealed that the idea came about because of a suggestion made by Chris Pratt, Star-Lord himself. Gunn was clearly excited by the suggestion. “He was actually not in my head initially but one day Chris […]