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Cork Film Festival 2018 launches with over 250 films

The 2018 programme for Ireland’s first and largest film festival, launched this week with an aim to showcase Irish and international films with a focus on current global issues. The programme for Ireland’s f...

Amy Winehouse Biopic In The Works

Alison Owen and Debra Hayward’s UK-based producers banner Monumental Pictures is set to produce a biographical feature based on the life of late Grammy-winning, multi-platinum-selling singer/songwriter Amy Wine...

James Gunn To Write, Possibly Direct SUICIDE SQUAD 2

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ director James Gunn has signed on to shape the script for Warner Bros. Pictures and DC’s ‘Suicide Squad’ sequel, with an eye towards also directing. The project would mark Gunn’s first...

Michael Peña Taking A Trip To FANTASY ISLAND

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ and the forthcoming ‘Narcos: Mexico’ star Michael Peña is set to take on the role of Mr. Roarke in a big-screen reimagining of classic 1970s TV series ‘Fantasy Island,’ Deadline has learn...

Margot Robbie In Talks To Lead BARBIE Movie

The upcoming live-action take on ‘Barbie’ has reportedly set its sights on Margot Robbie for the lead role, with THR hearing word that the ‘Suicide Squad’ actress is in talks to star and produce. First annou...

MONEYBALL Scribe Planning George Carlin Biopic

Deadline brings word that ‘Moneyball’ screenwriter Stan Chervin is working with Gail Berman and Joe Earley’s the Jackal Group to develop a biopic about the life and career of legendary comic George Carlin. C...

Shawn Levy to Direct Ryan Reynolds In FREE GUY

‘Deadpool’ star Ryan Reynolds has signed on to produce and star in the video game-inspired action comedy ‘Free Guy,’ with Shawn Levy (‘Night At The Museum,’ Real Steel’) in the director’s chair. Per Deadline...

ANNABELLE Sequel Casts McKenna Grace In Key Role

Mckenna Grace (‘Captain Marvel,’ ‘The Gifted,’ ‘The Haunting of Hill House’) has scored the key role of Ed and Lorraine Warren’s young daughter Judy in the upcoming ‘Annabelle’ sequel, Deadline has learned. ...