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Woody Harrelson to star in new film ‘Wilson’ with Laura Dern

May 28, 2015 | No Comments »
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Woody Harrelson (Haymitch Abernathy) and Laura Dern will be starring in the film adaptation of graphic novel Wilson by Daniel Clowes. The film will start production in June. Here’s the premise, from THR:

Clowes’ story told of a middle-aged misanthrope (Harrrelson) who seeks out his ex-wife (Dern), a scarred drug abuser, after the death of his father. When he learns of a teenaged daughter, born after his divorce, he tries to force them all to join him in his last gasping stab at a family.

Elizabeth Banks covers Net-A-Porter Magazine ‘The Edit’

May 22, 2015 | No Comments »
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Elizabeth Banks looks super retro in this amazing spread from her cover photo shoot for The Edit Magazine from Net-A-Porter. We are in love! You can check out the full interview over at Net-A-Porter!

Here’s what Elizabeth said about her very last day of being Effie in The Hunger Games series. Sad!

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Josh Hutcherson to Play in 2015 MLB All-Star Celebrity Softball Game

Josh Hutcherson is one of several celebrities playing alongside major league baseball players in the 2015 MLB All Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game. Josh will be playing alongside Snoop Dogg, Macklemore and more on July 12 in Cincinatti. Tune into ESPN on July 13 to watch the game when it airs!

This is Josh’s chance to show us his baseball skills after his less-than-perfect first pitch (shown above) in 2012.

Julianne Moore and Elizabeth Banks Take Part in NBC’s Red Nose Day Telecast

NBC’s Red Nose Day telecast took place last night, getting help from tons of celebs to raise money for various worldwide charities. Both Julianne Moore and Elizabeth Banks took part.

Here are photos of Julianne on stage with Olivia Wilde.

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And here’s a cute Pitch Perfect 2 skit that Elizabeth did to promote the telecast.

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Cast Project Round-Up: Liam Hemsworth and Woody Harrelson Co-Stars Again, and MORE!

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Woody Harrelson (Haymitch) and Liam Hemsworth (Gale)

Woody and Liam’s western By Way of Helena has been picked up for distribution by Lionsgate. No release date is set as of now. [Variety]

Elden Henson (Pollux)

Netflix has renewed Elden’s hit Marvel show Daredevil for a second season, hitting Netflix on 2016. [ScreenRant]

Elden also gets his own Daredevil featurette, discussing his character Foggy Nelson.

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Amanda Plummer (Wiress)

Amanda Plummer has joined the cast of the upcoming indie film Sophie. [Deadline]

Toby Jones (Claudius Templesmith)

Toby has joined the cast of the upcoming sci-fi thriller Morgan, with Paul Giamatti and Boyd Holbrook. [THR]

Stanley Tucci (Caesar Flickerman)

Stanley will star in a new drama series for ITV based on Peter Pan, entitled Peter and Wendy. [Guardian]

Sam Claflin (Finnick Odair)

Sam’s movie with Emilia Clarke, Me Before You, will hit theaters on June 3, 2016. [Variety]

Natalie Dormer (Cressida)

Natalie’s film The Forest starts production in Japan this week, and has been given a January 8, 2106, release date from Focus Features. [WeAreMovieGeeks]

Patrick St. Esprit (Commander Thread)

Patrick has joined the cast of Independence Day 2 as the Secretary of Defense of the United States, alongside Sela Ward as the President. Independence Day 2 hits theaters June 24th, 2016. [The Wrap]

Evan Ross (Messalla)

Evan Ross has released a new single featuring rap artist T.I. Listen HERE!

Elizabeth Banks (Effie)

Watch the a new clip from Elizabeth Bank’s upcoming film Every Secret Thing based off the novel. Elizabeth plays a detective investigating the murder of an infant. [IndieWire]

Video: Willow Shields Returns for ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Finale

The season 20 Dancing with the Stars winner was crowned last night, and the previously eliminated teams returned for the show. Willow and her partner Mark Ballas were featured in the show’s opening number.

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The duo also had some sit-down time for DWTS All Access.

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And Mark and Willow performed an encore of their Alice in Wonderland themed dance from earlier this season.

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Video: Elizabeth Banks chats Pitch Perfect and Magic Mike sequels on Ellen

May 14, 2015 | No Comments »
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If you missed yesterday’s The Ellen Show, watch Elizabeth Banks’ appearance below, where she talks about working on Magic Mike XXL, directing Pitch Perfect 2, and more!

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Photos & Video: Elizabeth Banks for Allure Magazine (June 2015)

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Elizabeth Banks is featured on the cover and in the pages of the June 2015 issue of Allure Magazine. Check out photos and video from the sultry shoot, including behind-the-scenes shots, below.

A few years back, the production company Banks started with her husband, Max Handelman, had its first hit with Pitch Perfect, and Banks has just made her movie-directing debut with Pitch Perfect 2.“Once you get offered a studio job, as a woman, it’s really hard to say no because they don’t let women do this very often,” says Banks (shown here posing in a historic mansion in New York City). “So I knew I needed to embrace it and I couldn’t mess it up. Because if you mess it up, they don’t let you do it again, and you become representative of female directors as a whole. Like, ‘See, girls can’t do it!’”

Read more here.

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