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James Ransone Cast In It: Chapter 2

James Ransone and Andy Bean have both been cast in 'It: Chapter 2'.Ransone, 38, will play the adult version of Eddie in the second part of director Andy Muschietti's acclaimed re-imagining of Stephen King's novel,...

Universal Picks Up The Rights To 355

The Jessica Chastain-led '355' has been picked up by Universal.The 41-year-old actress leads a star-studded cast that also features the likes of Lupita Nyong'o, Marion Cotillard, Penelope Cruz, and Fan Bingbing in the new spy...

Jessica Chastain Reveals Why She's Steered Clear Of 'Male Templates'

Jessica Chastain tried to steer clear of the ''male template'' while making her new spy movie '355'.The 41-year-old actress features alongside the likes of Lupita Nyong'o, Marion Cotillard, Penelope Cruz and Bingbing Fan in the...

Jessica Chastain's 'Empowering' Ralph Lauren Campaign

Jessica Chastain wants women to talk about their salaries. The 41-year-old actress has been the face of Woman by Ralph Lauren since its launch in July 2017 because the 'Molly's Game' star says the fragrance...

Jessica Chastain To Lead Female Spy Movie 355

Jessica Chastain will lead the all-star cast for female spy movie '355'.The 41-year-old actress is set to star in the large-scale espionage movie directed by Simon Kinberg, which will also feature a cast full of...

David Leitch To Helm The Division

David Leitch is to direct Jessica Chastain and Jake Gyllenhaal in 'The Division'.The 'Deadpool 2' filmmaker looks set to helm the action thriller, which has been adapted from the video game of the same name...

James Mcavoy 'In Talks For It Sequel'

James McAvoy is in talks for 'It: Chapter Two'. The 'Filth' actor and Bill Hader are both said to have entered discussions with New Line Cinema about appearing in the sequel to the 2017 supernatural...

Jessica Chastain Wants Real Roles

Jessica Chastain wants to play ''real'' women.The 'Zero Dark Thirty' actress thinks movies portray female characters in an ''unrealistic'' way and she is furious a lot of films don't have ''strong'' ladies depicted in them...

Jessica Chastain Slams Hollywood Nudity

Jessica Chastain has slammed the use of nudity in Hollywood.The 41-year-old actress has claimed that whilst she doesn't have an issue with bare skin as a whole, she is ''bothered'' by how it is used...

Gene Simmons: Collateral Damage Of Metoo Is Heinous

Gene Simmons thinks the ''collateral damage'' of #MeToo and Time's Up is ''heinous''. The KISS frontman believes it is ''wonderful'' that women are using such movements - which are campaigning for the end of sexual...

Jessica Chastain Urges Men To Start Own Metoo Movement

Jessica Chastain hopes that men will be inspired by the #MeToo and Time's Up campaigns and launch their own movement to highlight mental health issues.The 40-year-old actress is a supporter of both campaigns which were...

Tye Sheridan Teases X-men: Dark Phoenix Is More Drama Than Superhero

Tye Sheridan has teased 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' is more like a drama than a superhero film.The 21-year-old actor stars as a young Scott Summers aka Cyclops in the 'X-Men' franchise and in the upcoming movie...

Jessica Chastain In Talks For It Sequel

Jessica Chastain is in talks to star in the 'IT' sequel.The 40-year-old actress admitted in November she would love to star in Andres Muschietti's next installment to the hit 2017 reboot of Stephen King's iconic...

Jessica Chastain Ok With Being Cut From The Death And Life Of John F. Donovan

Jessica Chastain's role in 'The Death and Life of John F. Donovan' has been cut by director Xavier Dolan but she insists it has been done with the ''utmost respect and love''.Chastain had filmed scenes...

Jessica Chastain Lost Her Virginity Listening To Dave Matthews Band

Jessica Chastain lost her virginity whilst listening to Dave Matthews Band's album 'Crash'.The 40-year-old actress took to Twitter to praise Greta Gerwig's new comedy drama 'Lady Bird', and admitted she was ''struck'' by the similarities...

Idris Elba Wants To Reunite With Jessica Chastain

Idris Elba wants to make another movie with Jessica Chastain.The 45-year-old actor had a great time working with the actress on 'Molly's Game' and would love to recreate their ''amazing'' chemistry on another project, no...

Jessica Chastain Helped Octavia Spencer Get Huge Payday

Octavia Spencer received five times the amount of money she expected to for an upcoming festive role - thanks to Jessica Chastain.The 'Shape of Water' actress revealed how she opened her co-stars eyes to the...

Jessica Chastain Helped Octavia Spencer Get A Huge Pay Hike

Octavia Spencer has revealed how her friend and colleague Jessica Chastain helped her secure a pay hike five times bigger than her initial salary for a film they are both working on.The Hollywood gender pay...

Jessica Chastain And Octavia Spencer Reunite For Christmas Movie

Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer will team up for a new festive film. The 'Help' co-stars have signed up to star alongside one another in a Christmas comedy for Universal, after the studio won the...

Jessica Chastain Never Wanted To Get Married

Jessica Chastain never wanted to get married.The Academy Award-nominee tied the knot with Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo last year but the actress admitted she was against getting the institution until her relationship with the...

Jessica Chastain Will Direct

Jessica Chastain is planning to quit acting.The 'Molly's Game' actress will ''step back'' and move behind the camera some day because she's keen to bring other people into the spotlight to enjoy the success she's...

Jessica Chastain Thinks Hollywood's Changing

Jessica Chastain thinks Hollywood is embracing ''change''.The 'Molly's Game' star is proud that, in an era where politics is becoming more ''conservative and intolerant'', the movie industry is trying to be more diverse and pushing...

Jessica Chastain Relished The Fresh Perspective Of 'Molly's Game'

In Aaron Sorkin's film Molly's Game, Jessica Chastain plays real-life former Olympic skier Molly Bloom, who used her intellect to launch a poker game empire. "I think there are many, many layers to this story,"...

Jessica Chastain Wins Award For Not Blinking

Jessica Chastain has won yet another award - for not blinking for two whole minutes.'The Zookeeper's Wife' star completed the eye-watering challenge on Spanish chat show 'El Hormiguero' where she smashed the previous record held...

Jessica Chastain Inspired By Kardashians

Jessica Chastain sought inspiration from Kim Kardashian West for her role in 'Molly's Game'.The 40-year-old actress portrays the titular character Molly Bloom in the biographical drama, which follows the story of the real life Molly,...

Jessica Chastain: Change Is Coming

Jessica Chastain says ''change is coming'' in Hollywood.The 'Interstellar' star believes things will be a lot ''better'' next year and urged people to remember, despite the recent sexual misconduct scandals swirling around Hollywood, that there...

Jessica Chastain, Olivia Munn Support Catt Sadler

Jessica Chastain, Olivia Munn and Jennifer Lawrence have sent their support to Catt Sadler.The Hollywood actresses were disappointed to hear the presenter has quit E! News after learning she was being paid half the salary...

Jessica Chastain Wants To Get To The Problem Of Sexual Assault And Rape

Jessica Chastain thinks there needs to be an effort made to understand why men sexually harass and assault women.The 40-year-old actress has been very outspoken following numerous sexual misconduct allegations made against the likes of...

Bill Skarsgard Used His Own Facial Twitches In It

Bill Skarsgard used his real-life facial twitches to bring Pennywise the Clown to life in 'IT'.The 27-year-old actor stars as the terrifying, child murdering monster in Andy Muschietti's re-imagining of Stephen King's 1986 horror novel...

Jessica Chastain Praises Salma Hayek's Bravery

Jessica Chastain has praised Salma Hayek for speaking out about her alleged encounter with Harvey Weinstein.The 'Frida' actress recently claimed in an essay for the New York Times that she was forced to turn down...

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