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Cary Fukunaga To Direct Film Version Of Stephen King's It

Director Cary Fukunaga is set to bring Stephen King's classic horror novel IT to the big screen in two movies.The Jane Eyre filmmaker has teamed up with screenwriter Chase Palmer to adapt the 1986 book...

Spielberg: Ray Bradbury Lives On Through His Fans

Steven Spielberg has delivered a touching tribute to the late science fiction and fantasy author Ray Bradbury, describing the renowned writer as his "muse". Bradbury died at the age of 91 on Tuesday (June 5,...

Julianne Moore Confirmed For Carrie Remake

Julianne Moore has been confirmed to star in a remake of 'Carrie'. The 51-year-old actress has signed up to play the titular character's abusive, fundamentalist Christian mother, Margaret White, in a reboot of the 1976...

Chloe Moretz: Carrie Will Be Dark And Psychological

Chloe Moretz says the 'Carrie' remake will be ''darker and more psychological'' than the original. The 'Kick-Ass' actress has signed up to play the titular role - a bullied schoolgirl who discovers she has psychic...

John Cusack Leaves Comedy Behind For 'The Raven'

John Cusack plays the role of Edgar Allen Poe in the forthcoming movie The Raven. The gothic thriller marks a departure from his recent comedic roles and tells the tale of a serial killer who...

Julianne Moore To Star In Carrie

Julianne Moore is to join the cast of the 'Carrie' remake.'Kick-Ass' actress Chloe Moretz is already on board to portray the titular lead character - a bullied schoolgirl who discovers she has psychic powers and...

Selena Gomez's Rep Dismisses Carrie Report

A representative for Selena Gomez has dismissed reports the singer/actress lost out on the lead in a movie remake of Stephen King's chilling horror tale Carrie to Chloe Grace Moretz, insisting she never auditioned for...

Moretz To Lead Remake Of Carrie

Child star Chloe Grace Moretz has landed the leading role in a movie remake of Stephen King's chilling horror tale Carrie.The Hugo actress, 15, will portray possessed teenager Carrie White in the supernatural film, taking...

Chloe Moretz For Carrie Remake?

Chloe Moretz is in line to play the leading role in a remake of 'Carrie'.The 15-year-old actress - who will be seen in a film version of 'Dark Shadows' opposite Johnny Depp later this summer...

Carrie Stars Left Stained By Fake Blood

The producers behind the stage version of Stephen King's scary novel Carrie are desperately trying to find a new recipe for fake blood after the show's stars were left stained red by the first batch.The...

Warner Bros To Acquire Bardem's The Dark Tower?

Warner Bros. are close to a deal to make 'The Dark Tower' starring Javier Bardem. The future of the project which tells the story of Roland Deschain (Bardem), the last surviving member of an order...

Ron Howard Committed To Stepen Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower'

Ron Howard has responded to those eager to learn the status of his planned adaptation of Stephen King's novel series 'The Dark Tower', telling fans he is "fully committed" to the project despite lengthy delays....

David Yates To Tackle King's The Stand

Harry Potter director David Yates is swapping the wizard world for post-apocalyptic Earth - he's set to adapt Stephen King's acclaimed book The Stand for the big screen.Yates is now in advanced talks with Warner...

Pierce Brosnan To Tackle Stephen King's Bag Of Bones On Tv

Pierce Brosnan is heading back to TV as the star of a new mini-series based on Stephen King's novel Bag Of Bones.The former James Bond will play Mike Noonan in the A&E network adaptation of...

Ron Howard To Direct Formula 1 Movie 'Rush'

Ron Howard, the acclaimed American filmmaker, is reportedly set to direct the Formula 1 movie 'Rush'. Ron Howard will get behind the camera for the project which tells of the 1970's rivalry between the late...

Javier Bardem In Talks For The Dark Tower Film And Tv Deal

Oscar winner Javier Bardem is in negotiations to star in a movie trilogy and TV series based on author Stephen King's horror series The Dark Tower.The No Country For Old Men star is on the...

Javier Bardem Close To Dark Tower Deal

Javier Bardem is finalising a deal to appear in 'The Dark Tower'.The 'No Country For Old Men' actor is reportedly close to signing with Universal Pictures to portray Roland Deschain in the Stephen King adaptation,...

Stephen King & John Mellencamp's Play To Debut In Atlanta

Horror author Stephen King's new play collaboration with rocker John Mellencamp has a start date - it will open in Atlanta, Georgia next April (12).The odd couple has been working on Ghost Brothers of Darkland...

Stephen King To Write Walking Dead Script?

Stephen King may pen a script for the Amc zombie series 'The Walking Dead'.Stephen King, the acclaimed horror writer, is currently in negotiations to write an episode of the 'The Walking Dead', reports OnTheRedCarpet.comThe veteran...

Jerry O'connell Reunites With Stand By Me Cast

Jerry O'Connell and the original cast of 'Stand By Me' reunited in Los Angeles today (18th March 2011).Jerry O'Connell, the American actor and star of the iconic eighties movie 'Stand By Me', reunited with the...

King Wants Gyllenhaal And Thornton For The Stand Remake

Legendary horror writer STEPHEN KING is urging movie bosses to cast JAKE GYLLENHAAL and BILLY BOB THORNTON in the upcoming big screen remake of his 1978 book THE STAND.The post-apocalyptic story, which sees the United...

Javier Bardem Offered The Dark Tower Role

Javier Bardem has been offered the lead role in 'The Dark Tower'. The Spanish actor - who received a Best Actor Oscar nomination for 'Biutiful' earlier this week - is reportedly wanted by director Ron...

Viggo Mortensen Set To Enter The Dark Tower?

Viggo Mortensen is set to star in 'The Dark Tower'.Director Ron Howard is to turn Stephen King's book into a three-part movie adaptation and is keen for the 'Lord of the Rings' actor to take...

Daniel Craig And Hugh Jackman For The Dark Tower?

Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman are being lined up for a role in 'The Dark Tower'.Director Ron Howard has confirmed the two are in "talks" for parts in the Stephen King novel-adaptation, despite the fact...

Mellencamp's Musical Inspired By Haunted Home

Rocker JOHN MELLENCAMP has revealed the inspiration behind his musical collaboration with horror writer STEPHEN KING - he once owned a haunted house where a grisly murder took place.The veteran songwriter teamed up with King...

King's Security Gate Struck In Car Crash

Horror author STEPHEN KING had a security scare at his Maine home on Sunday morning (29Aug10), when a car smashed into a large iron gate barricading the property.An estimated $100,000 (GBP66,670) in damage was caused...

King To Make Cameo In Biker Drama

Author STEPHEN KING has landed a role in one of his favourite TV dramas after letting producers know he's a fan.The horror and thriller writer will make a special appearance in biker drama Sons of...

King: 'Now We'll See If Salinger Left Behind A Literary Treasure Trove'

Horror author-turned-columnist STEPHEN KING has paid tribute to literary great J.D. SALINGER - even though he was never a big fan.In a post on EW.com, the Carrie writer admits he's intrigued by what the reclusive...

Jennings Lands Author King For New Album

Rocker SHOOTER JENNINGS has found a thrilling narrator for his new concept album BLACK RIBBONS - best-selling horror author STEPHEN KING.The novelist plays the voice of Will O' The Wisp, a radio talk-show host being...

King Hands Out Christmas Cash To Troops

Horror author STEPHEN KING has given U.S. troops a Christmas boost by handing over $13,000 (GBP8,125) to help soldiers get home for the holidays.The Misery writer will help 150 service families spend Christmas Day together...

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