Beauty and the Beast: Dan Stevens (The Guest, TV’s Downton Abbey) will star as the Beast in Disney’s upcoming live-action version of Beauty and the Beast, joining Emma Watson as Belle, aka Beauty. Luke Evans is in talks to play the vain, villainous Gaston. Bill Condon (Dreamgirls) is set to direct; what’s not yet known is… Continue reading Movie News: 'Beauty and the Beast' Nabs Its Beast and Villain; 'Barbie' Movie Secures 'Juno' Writer
Avengers: Age of Ultron: Hmm, we’re sensing a trend here. One day after Robert Downey Jr. shared a photo from the set of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, his Hulk co-star Mark Ruffalo shared two photos via social media, one featuring himself and Downey, and the other a mysterious shot of Scarlett “Black Widow” Johansson. The movie opens on May 1, 2015. [Tumblr]
NEW YORK (AP) – The dystopian science fiction thriller “Elysium” topped the weekend box office with $ 30.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday, enough to beat three newcomers, including the Jennifer Aniston comedy “We’re the Millers.”
Sony’s “Elysium,” directed by Neill Blomkamp and starring Matt Damon, opened in line with expectations, but still debuted somewhat modestly for a $ 115 million action… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Elysium' Nabs $30.5M, 'Millers' Not Far Behind
LOS ANGELES — Gatsby looks almost as great as a superhero at the weekend box office.
Leonard DiCaprio’s “The Great Gatsby” partied like it was the Roaring ’20s with a $ 51.1 million debut that made it a surprisingly strong runner-up to comic-book blockbuster “Iron Man 3.”
Studio estimates Sunday put “Gatsby” at No. 2 behind Robert Downey Jr.’s superhero sequel, which pulled in $ 72.5 million domestically to raise its total… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Great Gatsby' Nabs $51M, Gives 'Iron Man 3' a Run for Its Money
Modern Family was nominated for six Critics Choice Television Awards by the Broadcast Television Journalists Association. Ty Burrell, Ed O’Neill and Eric Stonestreet each picked up Supporting Actor in a Comedy series nods, and Julie Bowen and Sofia Vergara were each nominated for Best Supporting Actress. The inaugural Critics Choice Awards will be presented June