Independence Day 2: Director Roland Emmerich announced that Maika Monroe has joined the cast of Independence Day 2. Monroe starred recently in the breakout indie horror title It Follows; it’s not yet clear what role she will be playing in the blockbuster sequel opposite the likes of Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldblum. The movie is set for release on June… Continue reading Movie News: 'Independence Day 2' Snares 'It Follows' Star; Watch Filthy 'Ted 2' Red-Band Trailer (But Not At Work)
Ted 2: Mark Wahlberg shared a photo of himself from Ted 2, now in production. Wahlberg sits astride an Indian Scout motorcycle; devoted fans will note the logo for Flash Gordon, a key reference in the first film. Ted 2 is heading for release on June 26, 2015. [Twitter via Collider]
LOS ANGELES — It’s both a bear and bull market for Hollywood.
The bear is “Ted,” Mark Wahlberg and Seth MacFarlane’s comedy for Universal Pictures about a talking teddy bear, which opened as the No. 1 movie with $ 54.1 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.
And the bulls are baring it in the Warner Bros. release “Magic Mike,” Channing Tatum and Steven Soderbergh’s male-stripper tale that debuted a strong No. 2… Continue reading 'Ted' Outstrips 'Mike' In Big Box-office Weekend
For his feature film directorial debut, Seth MacFarlane didn’t play it safe with a “Family Guy” movie; instead, he wrote an R-rated, live-action-cum-animation hybrid about a man and his talking teddy bear. In the packed Vimeo Theater inside the Austin Convention Center at SXSW on Sunday morning, MacFarlane and surprise-guest Mark Wahlberg unveiled the first public look at “Ted.”
Out July 13, “Ted” follows John Bennett (Wahlberg), a Boston-bred man who… Continue reading SXSW 2012: Seth MacFarlane, Mark Wahlberg Debut 'Ted' Footage