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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...

Sigourney Weaver: 'Secret Trauma Made Mum Warn Me Off Hollywood'

Elizabeth carved out a career in her native Britain in plays and movies before heading to the U.S. to star alongside Bette Davis in William Wyler's 1940 film noir The Letter. The...

Sigourney Weaver Felt A Monster Calls Was Like 'A Perfect Marriage'

Sigourney Weaver felt 'A Monster Calls' was the ''perfect marriage'' between a great director and a good story.The 67-year-old actress stars alongside Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Lewis MacDougall and Liam Neeson in the J. A....

Sigourney Weaver Confirms All Four Avatar Sequels Will Be Shot Simultaneously

The original fantasy movie, starring Sigourney, Zoe Saldana and Sam Worthington, was released in 2009 and followed a group of scientists exploring a new moon called Pandora. Back in 2014 when there was only three...

Sigourney Weaver Teases 'Amazing' Avatar Scripts

Sigourney Weaver says the scripts for the 'Avatar' sequel are ''more amazing'' than the first film.The 67-year-old actress , who plays Dr. Grace Augustine in the sci-fi blockbuster, says director James Cameron has been able...

Felicity Jones 'Obsessed' With Stunts

Felicity Jones has become ''obsessed'' with stunts since filming 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'.The 33-year-old actress portrays resistance fighter Jyn Erso in the upcoming sci-fi spin off and loved the chance to try something...

Bill Murray Honoured With Comedy Prize

Sigourney Weaver, David Letterman, Steve Martin and Emma Stone were among the famous faces paying tribute to the 66-year-old actor as he was presented with the prestigious prize during a ceremony at the John F....

Ridley Scott Honoured With American Cinematheque Award

The British director was chosen as the 30th recipient of the prestigious award by the organisation at a star-studded ceremony at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles on Friday night (14Oct16). Russell Crowe, who...

Sigourney Weaver To Fight The Defenders

The Alien icon was unveiled as the latest member of the cast as she joined the stars of The Defenders - Luke Cage's Mike Colter, Jessica Jones' Krysten Ritter, Daredevil's Charlie Cox, and...

Sigourney Weaver: 'Men Have More Roles But They're Not Better Ones'

The 66-year-old actress, who was in Spain for the 64th San Sebastian International Film Festival, discussed working in Hollywood and says she has never had more job offers despite her advancing years....

Sigourney Weaver Hopeful For Fifth Alien Movie

Sigourney Weaver is working on a new 'Alien' movie.The 66-year-old actress starred as Ellen Ripley in the 1979 sci-fi horror movie and its three sequels and she is hopeful of reprising her role once more.She...

Sigourney Weaver To Be Honoured At Spanish Film Festival

The 66-year-old actress has been selected as this year's recipient of the Donostia Award by bosses at the world renowned movie event. Sigourney will receive the award, which has been given out...

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