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Kevin Kline And Sigourney Weaver Reuniting For The Good House

Kevin Kline and Sigourney Weaver have signed up for 'The Good House'.The Hollywood stars - who previously appeared together in both 1993 comedy 'Dave' and 'The Ice Storm' four years later - will team up...

Sigourney Weaver To Star In Ghostbusters 3

Sigourney Weaver will star in 'Ghostbusters 3'. The 69-year-old actress has confirmed that she will reprise her role as cellist Dana Barrett, whose apartment was haunted by an evil spirit in the original 1984 film,...

Ridley Scott To Direct Third Alien Prequel

Sir Ridley Scott is returning to the 'Alien' franchise to helm a third prequel.The 81-year-old director launched the blockbuster sci-fi horror franchise with the first 'Alien' movie in 1979, and to mark the 40th anniversary...

Dan Aykroyd Has Written A Ghostbusters Prequel

Dan Aykroyd has written a 'Ghostbusters' prequel. The 66-year-old actor co-wrote and starred as Dr. Ray Stantz in the beloved spooky comedy and 1989 follow up 'Ghostbusters 2' as well as acting as executive producer...

Danny Boyle Won't Make Comic Book Movie

Danny Boyle doesn't think he'd be ''very good'' at directing a comic book movie.The 'Trainspotting' filmmaker usually finds himself pondering how he would have tackled a script when he sees a film he likes but...

Ridley Scott And Sigourney Weaver Praise High School Alien Play

Sir Ridley Scott and Sigourney Weaver have praised students at North Bergen High School in New Jersey for putting on 'Alien: The Play'.The teenagers created a social media storm when clips from their stage production...

David Thewlis Confirms He's In All Avatar Sequels

David Thewlis has confirmed he is in the upcoming 'Avatar' sequels.The 54-year-old actor - who is best known for playing Professor Lupin in the 'Harry Potter' franchise - has joined the cast of all of...

Sigourney Weaver Says Gorillas In The Mist Was Life-changing

Sigourney Weaver admits playing Dian Fossey in 'Gorillas in the Mist' was a life-changing experience.The 68-year-old actress portrayed real-life American primatologist in the 1988 movie adaptation of Fossey's autobiography of the same name, and her...

Kate Winslet Demanded To Do All The Water Work In Avatar Sequels

James Cameron has revealed Kate Winslet demanded doing all ''her own water work'' in 'Avatar 2'.The 42-year-old actress first collaborated with director Cameron on the 1997 multi-Oscar winning disaster movie 'Titanic', and in October, Winslet...

Olivia Munn To Take Over Hummingbird Lead

Olivia Munn has taken over the lead role in the new thriller 'Hummingbird' after Zoe Saldana pulled out.The 37-year-old 'Magic Mike' actress is reportedly replacing Saldana, after the star was forced to quit the movie...

Indiana Jones Named Greatest Movie Character Of All Time

Indiana Jones has been voted the Greatest Movie Character of All Time by readers of Total Film magazine.The whip-cracking archaeologist - who has been played by Harrison Ford in four films and soon to be...

Giovanni Ribisi To Return To Avatar Sequels

Giovanni Ribisi has been confirmed to be returning to all four 'Avatar' sequels.The 42-year-old actor starred as Parker Selfridge, the head of RDA, in the 2009 James Cameron movie and was revealed to be reprising...

Kate Winslet Joins Avatar Universe

Kate Winslet has joined the cast of the 'Avatar' sequels.The 41-year-old British actress first collaborated with director James Cameron on the 1997 multi-Oscar winning disaster movie 'Titanic', and now Winslet is reuniting with Cameron to...

James Cameron Dreams His Films

James Cameron dreams his films.The Oscar-winning filmmaker has helmed some of the most successful movies of all time, including 'Titanic' and 'The Terminator', and says he gets inspiration and ideas during his sleep. Speaking to...

Stephen Lang Reprises Villain Role In Avatar Sequels

Stephen Lang will be the main villain in all four 'Avatar' sequels.The 64-year-old actor starred as Colonel Miles Quaritch in the 2009 hit movie and despite his demise at the end of the film, director...

Sigourney Weaver's 'Defenders' Character Alexandra Sees Herself As A "Heroine"

In just a few weeks time, fans of Marvel will finally see Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist come together to form the crime-fighting group of heroes known as 'The Defenders', in a...

Weta Digital Start Work On Visual Effects On Avatar 2

Weta Digital has started working on the visual effects for 'Avatar 2'.James Cameron's hotly anticipated follow-ups to the 2009 fantasy film have been repeatedly delayed but now Variety revealed the digital company has started work...

Sigourney Weaver's Alexandra Wants To "Run The World" In 'The Defenders'

It's fair to say that one of this year's most highly-anticipated new shows is Marvel's 'The Defenders' - Netflix and Marvel's most ambitious collaboration to-date. Bringing together Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist,...

Sigourney Weaver On Avoiding "Villain" Terms With 'The Defenders' Role

"I'm not a villain. I'm an adversary." Those are the words of Sigourney Weaver when talking about her new role in Marvel's 'The Defenders', which comes to Netflix a little later this year and brings...

Sigourney Weaver Almost Rejected Role In Alien

Sigourney Weaver almost rejected her role in 'Alien'. The 67-year-old actress has admitted she was hesitant about starring in the 1979 fantasy thriller, in which she portrays Ellen Ripley in the production, because she thought...

Linda Hamilton To Star In Easy Does It

Linda Hamilton is set to star in 'Easy Does It'. The 'Terminator' franchise star will take on the lead role in the crime drama about a crime matriarch, King George, who sends her daughter on...

Oona Chaplin Cast In Avatar Sequels

Oona Chaplin has been cast in 'Avatar' sequels.The 'Game of Thrones' actress will play Varang, who is described as a strong, vibrant central character and is set to appear in all four upcoming sequels.Oona, 31,...

James Cameron Defends 11 Year Sequel Gap

James Cameron has defended the 11 year gap between the first 'Avatar' movie and the upcoming sequels.The 62-year-old filmmaker recently announced that the ''concurrent production on four sequels'' had begun and the first movie will...

Sigourney Weaver Teases 'The Defenders' Villain Alexandra

For many, Marvel's 'The Defenders' has been a long time coming. Bringing together comic book superheroes Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist, the show will for the first time see the four on...

Sigourney Weaver Wasn't Sure About Movie Part

Sigourney Weaver ''wasn't even sure'' if she wanted to be in a movie when she auditioned for 'Alien'.The 67-year-old actress came from a theatre background and admits she wasn't sure if she wanted to sign...

Billy Crudup Won't Let His Son See Alien: Covenant

Billy Crudup won't let his son see 'Alien: Covenant'.The 'Almost Famous' star is currently starring in Sir Ridley Scott's sci-fi thriller and prequel to the 'Alien' franchise but admits he won't let his teenage son...

Katherine Waterston Inspired By Sigourney Weaver On Alien: Covenant

Katherine Waterston drew inspiration from a meeting with Sigourney Weaver when she landed her role in 'Alien: Covenant'.Waterston, 37, stars alongside Michael Fassbender in the Sir Ridley Scott prequel to the 'Alien' franchise and follows...

Melanie Griffith Reverses Cosmetic Procedures

Melanie Griffith hopes she looks ''more normal now'' because she's been having her cosmetic procedures reversed.The 59-year-old actress - who is divorced from Antonio Banderas - had her first cosmetic procedure 20 years ago to...

Avatar Sequel To Begin Shooting Later This Year

The sequel to 'Avatar' is to begin shooting later this year, according to Sigourney Weaver.The 67-year-old actress, who starred in the James Cameron-directed original in 2009, has revealed preparations have already started to make the...

Sigourney Weaver Loved The Intimacy Of A Monster Calls

In A Monster Calls rising star Lewis MacDougall plays a 12-year-old boy grappling with his mother's fatal illness. It's an unusual role for Weaver, who says she was drawn to the film for a variety...

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