Bollywood comes to the MCU with India's biggest star Farhan Akhtar joining the MCU as Waleed, leader of the Red Daggers in Ms Marvel's episode 4. Farhan chats with us about what it was like being part of the Marvel series and whether his fate is sealed in his debut episode or will be back to further mentor Kamala.
MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU is the fifth feature film in the franchise, and you get what you came for - fun. A prequel to the DESPICABLE ME movies and an origin story, the animated flick is set in the 1970s to funky music which really sets the mood for some hilarious Minions and Gru antics.
The Sanderson sisters are back, and they're causing havoc in HOCUS POCUS 2 for Disney+. The first teaser trailer and first stills with Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy reprising their witchy roles. Not much is revealed in the teaser trailer except a new generation of witches summon the troublemakers. Check out the first preview and images.
From 20th Century Studios and New Regency comes a new horror thriller, BARBARIAN starring Goergina Campbell, Bill Skarsgård, Justin Long. A young woman books a rental home but another house guest is already renting it, and lets her stay. She makes the mistake of spending the night. Watch the new trailer and movie stills.
Baz Luhrmann’s ELVIS movie is the best biopic about the King. Luhrmann’s story recognizes Elvis Presley’s musical influences from the Black community and his interaction with the segregated group. Austin Butler captures the charisma of Elvis and those expressive eyes. Tom Hanks gets the job done as the despicable and manipulative manager.
Brad Pitt and company get character movie posters for BULLET TRAIN directed by David Leitch. Check out one-sheets Pitt, Joey King, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Michael Shannon, Benito A Martinez Ocasio aka Bad Bunny, Andrew Koji. Sandra Bullock is the only other cast member without her own poster unless she's in the panda costume.
The MAD MAX spin-off, FURIOSA has started production in New South Wales, Australia with Anya Taylor-Joy portraying the character Charlize Theron originating in MAD MAX: FURY ROAD. Chris Hemsworth is also part of the cast shooting in his native country. See the full press release below.
Jensen Ackles' casting as Soldier Boy in The Boys was accidental, says showrunner Eric Kripke. Kripke, the creator behind Supernatural, was catching up with Jensen during a call when Kripke told him he was having trouble finding an older actor to play the leader of the superhero group Payback from the comic book. He then thought to ask Jensen whether he was interested, and the Supernatural actor said yes but he had to convince the other producers and Amazon executive to hire him.
Veteran actors Andy Garcia and Eugenio Derbez headline new movies that put Latinos front and center in a positive light with no narcos in sight. Andy Garcia's reboot of FATHER OF THE BRIDE premiered on HBO MAX and Derbez's remake of the French film, THE VALET is now streaming on HULU.
Keke Palmer voices the character of Izzy Hawthorne in Pixar’s LIGHTYEAR. The actress chats with CineMovie about the space adventure, and why she’s proud to be representing a woman of color as an astronaut.
Karen Fukuhara's Karen gets a musical number with Frenchie in season 3 of The Boys. Karl Urban reveals Butcher almost got a song and dancer number but they nixed it which Karl was happy about. Jack Quaid, however, wouldn't mind doing one.