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The Star Wars stand-alone movies have been a swirling vortex of mystery and rumors ever since it was unveiled that Disney would be branching out beyond the new, core trilogy. Some said they’d focus on old characters, with Han Solo, Yoda, and Boba Fett all getting their own origin story movies. Some have said they’ll revisit old events from the original trilogy from… Continue reading The First 'Star Wars' Stand-alone Movie Casts One of This Year's Best Actress Nominees

Supergirl has found its James Olsen.

Mehcad Brooks has been tapped to play DC Comics’ famed photographer in CBS’ superhero drama pilot, EW has learned.

The project stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Zor-El, who escaped Krypton amid its destruction years ago. Since arriving on Earth, she’s been hiding the powers she shares with her famous cousin. But now at age 24, she decides to embrace her superhuman abilities… Continue reading ‘Supergirl’ casts ‘True Blood’ alum as James Olsen

The Walking Dead companion series has cast its first two victims, er, actors: British actor Frank Dillane (who played Tom Riddle in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince) and Alycia Debnam Carey (Into the Storm) have signed onto the eagerly anticipated AMC series.

The news was first reported by Deadline and reports have suggested the project has a titleCobaltbut a source at the network says that name is… Continue reading ‘Walking Dead’ spinoff casts first two actors

A Broadway veteran has been cast in a surprising and pivotal role on Showtime’s Homeland.

EW can exclusively report that Tony-winning actress Victoria Clark (stage versions of Sister Act, Cinderella) has shot a top-secret part on the show.

We’re going to reveal who she plays below, but first here’s a big spoiler warning: Do not keep reading if you don’t want to know about an unexpected key character coming this… Continue reading ‘Homeland’ casts Broadway star Victoria Clark in big surprise role

Every year there’s plenty of performances that never get the recognition they deserve from the Academy Awards. And that’s certainly true of Daniel Brühl, who gave one of the finest performances of 2013 as F1 race car driver Niki Lauda in Rush. But, despite movies like Inglourious Basterds and The Fifth Estate, Brühl hasn’t just been overlooked by the Academy, he’s been overlooked by American audiences… Continue reading 'Captain America: Civil War' Casts a Remarkable Actor As a Villain