Star Wars: Reportedly, Rooney Mara (Side Effects, above right) and Tatiana Maslany (TV’s Orphan Black, above left) are among a handful of actresses testing for the lead role in the first Star Wars standalone movie, to be directed by Gareth Edwards. Academy Award-nominated Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything) is also under consideration for the starring role… Continue reading Movie News: Actresses Testing for Lead in 'Star Wars' Spin-Off; Watch Salma Hayek in First, Action-Packed 'Everly' Trailer
CBS is once again looking to spin off one of its major crime drama franchises: EW has learned that Criminal Minds will have a new planted spinoff episode later this season.
The as-yet-untitled project focuses on a “division of the FBI that helps American citizens who find themselves in trouble abroad.” We’re told the show is likely to have an entirely different cast than the original series, which is on its 10th year… Continue reading ‘Criminal Minds’ doing new spinoff
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 title—Cobalt—but a source at the network says that name is… Continue reading ‘Walking Dead’ spinoff casts first two actors
So far it’s just a rumor, and it’s just too ridiculous to believe in spite of Latino Review’s reputation, but supposedly Sony is working on a Spider-Man spin-off focused on Aunt May. No, it won’t just be two hours of her washing Peter Parker’s undies. This would be a period-set backstory in which young May Reilly (at least I think it’s… Continue reading Spider-Man's Aunt May and Other Minor Superhero Characters Who Deserve a Spin-Off
Lego Batman: Almost as soon as The Lego Movie became a smash hit earlier this year, we heard about a spin-off coming in 2016 (Ninjago), plus two sequels set for 2017 and 2018. Now comes word that another Lego spin-off movie, this one featuring Batman (and the voice of Will Arnett), is being fast-tracked, aimed for release in 2017, with… Continue reading Movie News: 'Lego Batman' Spin-off Movie Coming; Chilling 'The Woman in Black: Angel of Death' Teaser