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Sigourney Weaver Wants To Reprise Alien Role

Sigourney Weaver wants to reprise her role in 'Alien'.The actress last played warrant officer Ellen Ripley in 1997's 'Alien Resurrection' before the iconic science fiction franchise was laid to rest, followed by the crossover 'Alien...

'Alien 5' Is Basically Happening. Ok, So Sigourney Weaver Wants It To.

Sigourney Weaver may not be done with the Alien movies just yet. The sci-fi franchise has moved in a different direction with the Prometheus films though the original star excited fans at the Hero Complex...

Aliens Cast Reunite At Film Convention After 28 Years

Sigourney Weaver reunited with the cast of her hit sci-fi film Aliens on Saturday (10May14) to mark the 28th anniversary of the movie's release.The actress, most famous for her role as Ellen Ripley in the...

'Ghostbusters Iii' Will Still Happen, Despite Death Of Harold Ramis

Ghostbusters III remains on course for release despite the death of Harold Ramis, who was set to play one of the main characters. Ramis died on Monday after a long illness, prompting countless tributes from...

Avatar: Three Sequels Filmed In New Zealand

James Cameron will shoot three sequels to sci-fi blockbuster 'Avatar' in New Zealand. The 'Titanic' director announced the filming plans alongside New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key in Wellington today (16.12.13). The films, which will...

Mortal Instruments Sequel Delayed

'The Mortal Instruments: City of Ashes' has been postponed.Constantin Film has announced it will delay production on the sequel to fantasy film 'The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones', but has given no indication as to...

Sigourney Weaver Signs Up For Ridley Scott's Biblical Epic, 'Exodus'

Sigourney Weaver is set to star in another Ridley Scott-directed movie, 34 years after she made her name in his 1979 sci-fi classic, Alien. The 63 year-old will appear in Scott's upcoming biblical epic Exodus...

Sigourney Weaver To Join Ridley Scott's Exodus

Sigourney Weaver is to reunite with Ridley Scott for biblical epic 'Exodus'.The Oscar-nominated actress will once again team up with the iconic filmmaker who launched her career with a lead role in 1979 sci-fi classic...

Sigourney Weaver And Ridley Scott To Join Forces Once Again For 'Exodus'

Sigourney Weaver is re-teaming with the man who gave her her big break; Ridley Scott, to co-star in the director's upcoming Bible epic Exodus. The 20th Century Fox production will see Weaver star as Tuya,...

James Cameron Says Two Avatar Sequels Is Not Enough. So, He's Making Three

James Cameron and Fox Studios have announced three will be THREE sequels to Avatar - the 2009 sci-fi epic that remains the highest grossing movie of all time.The Oscar winning director found that two films...

James Cameron's Avatar Will Be A Quadrilogy, Not Trilogy As Planned

James Cameron's planned Avatar trilogy will be a quadrilogy it was announced on Thursday 1st August.James Cameron at the 109th Explorers Club Annual Gala at the Waldorf Astoria, New York.James Cameron's 2009 Avatar will become...

Sigourney Weaver For Mortal Instruments Sequel?

Sigourney Weaver is in talks for a role in 'The Mortal Instruments: City of Ashes'.The 'Avatar' actress is reportedly in negotiations to join the sequel to upcoming supernatural fantasy flick, 'The Mortal Instruments:...

Sigourney Weaver's Broadway Play Is Officially A Hit

Sigourney Weaver and David Hyde Pierce's hit Broadway comedy Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike has turned into a New York money-maker after recouping its entire $2.75 million (£1.77 million) investment.The show, co-starring Billy...

Sylvester Stallone Wants Young Sigourney Weaver For Expendables 3

Sylvester Stallone is on the hunt for a "young Sigourney Weaver" to complete his cast for the next The Expendables movie.The action man has taken to using Twitter.com to try and recruit veterans for The...

Ellen Ripley Named Greatest Movie Hero

Ellen Ripley has been named the greatest movie hero.Sigourney Weaver's iconic character in the 'Alien' franchise topped Total Film magazine's poll of the 100 greatest movie heroes, beating James Bond and Batman, while 'Star Wars'...

Raf Simons' Costume Design Return

Raf Simons has returned to costume design.The Christian Dior creative director will make the costumes for Sigourney Weaver and Isabelle Huppert in their upcoming film project, 'Body Art'.Sigourney told a WWD reporter: ''Isabelle plays a...

Netflix Acquires Serialized Dramas From Warner Bros. Tv

Continuing to focus on television, rather than flix for its principal Internet streaming content, Netflix announced today that it had licensed several full seasons of serialized dramas produced by Warner Bros. TV. They include NBC's...

Sigourney Weaver's Close Encounter With Gorilla

Sigourney Weaver was ''really brave'' when she came face-to-face with real gorillas in 'Gorillas in the Mist'. The 63-year-old actress played physiotherapist Dian Fossey in the 1988 US drama movie, which saw her star ''right...

Sigourney Weaver's Political Drama Cancelled

Sigourney Weaver's new Tv drama has been axed.Political Animals, in which the Alien star portrays a fictional U.S. Secretary of State, will not return for a second season, according to TvGuide.com. The drama ran...

'Political Animals' Definitely Not Set For Another Series

Producers of 'Political Animals' have officially decided not to release any more episodes of the mini-series having considered for a time extending it to at least another series.The USA Network political drama starring Sigourney Weaver...

Stars Invited To Perform For Michelle Obama

Sigourney Weaver, Cynthia Nixon and Geena Davis have been invited to perform in a presidential-themed stage show to raise funds for U.S. leader Barack Obama's re-election campaign.Director Mick Nichols is to helm the production, in...

Cynthia Nixon To Star In A Quiet Passion

Cynthia Nixon is to star as poet Emily Dickinson in biopic 'A Quiet Passion'.The 'Sex and the City' actress has been cast as the late US writer - who died at the age of 55...

Winter Hits Keep Box Office In Plus Territory

Last year it was the period between January and May that looked dismal at the box office, while things picked up during the summer. This year the reverse proved to be the case. While the...

Winter Hits Keep Box Office In Plus Territory

Last year it was the period between January and May that looked dismal at the box office, while things picked up during the summer. This year the reverse proved to be the case. While the...

Kyra Sedgwick Was Reluctant To Take 'Closer' Role

Seven years after she joined the cast of Tnt's The Closer, taking on the role of Brenda Leigh Johnson, Kyra Sedgwick is leaving the hit crime series that transformed her career.Sedgwick was speaking to the...

Avatar 2 Pushed Back To 2015

'Avatar 2' has been pushed back to 2015. Director James Cameron looks set to release the follow up to the 2009 fantasy film one year later than Fox executives had originally planned, and the movie...

Sigourney Weaver Turned Off Botox

Veteran actress Sigourney Weaver has quit using Botox after becoming subjected to constant teasing from her own family.The Alien star, 62, admits she tested out the face-freezing product once in preparation for a film role,...

Robert De Niro's 'Red Lights' Savaged By Movie Critics

Most fans of Robert De Niro are still adamant the legendary star has one more great role in him, though it's probably not his latest flick 'Red Lights'. The movie, also starring Joely Richardson and...

Political Animals: How Does Sigourney Weaver Fare In New Show?

Sigourney Weaver claims that her role in Political Animals is her best role ever. Whilst the jury is still out on that particular issue (and we reckon Ridley Scott may have a thing or two...

Sigourney Weaver Stars In 'Political Animals': Her Best Role Ever?

Sigourney Weaver is in the midst of filming 'Political Animals' in West Philadelphia. On paper, her character, Elaine Barrish Hammond may sound incredibly similar to that well-known US political figure, Hilary Clinton. Weaver insists that...

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