Author Archives: Madeline Klepec

Jamie King joins ‘Cutman’

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Jamie King joins Cutman!  Jaime King has been cast as the female lead in Cutman, the indie drama starring Ray Liotta that comes from producer-director Michael Mailer. The script, written by Tiffany Heath, follows a retired boxer who is dying of cancer and working as an enforcer for low-level mobsters. He is haunted by the death […]

Dana Gould & Beau Mirchoff join ‘I’m Dying Up Here’

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Dana Gould and Beau Mirchoff join season 2 of I’m Dying Up Here! Dana Gould (Stan Against Evil) and Awkward alum Beau Mirchoff are set to recur on the second season of Showtime drama series I’m Dying Up Here. Created and executive produced by Dave Flebotte and executive produced by Jim Carrey and Michael Aguilar, the […]

Lionsgate announces ‘The Hunger Games in Concert’

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The Hunger Games in Concert is happening, Lionsgate has launched the tour! Lionsgate will kick off its international tour of “The Hunger Games in Concert” with a July 12 world premiere in Manchester, U.K. The live music experience will feature a 60-piece orchestra performing “The Hunger Games” score from James Newton Howard and will accompany an […]

Janelle Monae releases new song and music video: ‘Pynk’

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Attention Janelle Monae fans: her new song and music video for “Pynk” has dropped! Janelle Monae has dropped the third song and video from her long-awaited third solo album, “Dirty Computer,” which is due April 27.  The clip features Janelle and her dancers in a desert setting, working a theme based around, er, a part […]

‘Westworld’ adds more to season 2 cast

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Westworld has added recurring characters for season 2! Westworld is rounding out its cast ahead of its Season 2 premiere. Tao Okamoto (Man in the High Castle), Julia Jones (Wind River), Kiki Sukezane (Heroes: Reborn) and Zahn McClarnon (The Son) are set for recurring roles in the second season of HBO’s Westworld. In addition, Martin Sensmeir […]

Ali Skovbye & Taylor Mosby join ‘The Impossible’

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Ali Skovbye and Taylor Mosby have joined the cast of The Impossible! Ali Skovbye (Man In The High Castle) and Taylor Mosby (The Last O.G.) are have signed on for Fox 2000’s The Impossible joining Chrissy Metz, Josh Lucas, Mike Colter and Topher Grace. The Roxann Dawson-directed film is based on The Impossible: The Miraculous Story of a Mother’s Faith and Her […]

Benedict Cumberbatch’s company acquires rights to ‘The Way Of All Flesh’

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Benedict Cumberbatch’s production company has acquired the rights to The What of All Flesh! Benedict Cumberbatch’s production outfit SunnyMarch has pre-empted the TV rights to Ambrose Parry’s upcoming novel, The Way Of All Flesh, I can reveal. The book is the first in a new historical series set in the medical world of Edinburgh, Scotland, in the […]

Jake Gyllenhaal to produce, star in ‘Welcome to Vienna’

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Jake Gyllenhall is producing and starring in Welcome to Vienna! Jake Gyllenhaal will produce and star in the thriller “Welcome to Vienna” for Focus Features. The project is based on the Kevin Wignall novel “To Die in Vienna,” which will be published in June by Thomas & Mercer. Gyllenhaal will portray a Vienna-based civilian surveillance contractor […]

First look: Meryl Streep in ‘Little Big Lies’

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If you didn’t already know, Meryl Streep is headed to Big Little Lies! Take a look! Meryl Streep has touched down in Monterey. With filming underway on Big Little Lies‘ second season, star Nicole Kidman shared on social media Thursday the first image of the three-time Oscar champ on the series’ set. As previously reported, Streep is […]

‘Hidden Figures’ series in the works at Nat Geo

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Hidden Figures series is coming to your T.V.! Nat Geo is developing a series inspired by the film “Hidden Figures,” Varietyhas learned exclusively. The film was itself based on the book of the same name by Margot Lee Shetterly, which told the true story of the black female mathematicians who were instrumental in the early days of the […]