Tag Archives: Anna Paquin

Anna Paquin To Star in Film Adaptation of Novel ‘Tell It to the Bees’ by Fiona Shaw

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Variety reported, Anna Paquin has been cast as the lead in Tell It to the Bees. It’s the film adaptation of the novel of the same title by Fiona Shaw. Paquin will play the role Dr. Jean Markham, who recently returned to her hometown after leaving as a teen. She’s inheriting her late father’s medical practice. […]

Anna Paquin and Terrence Howard to Star in Amazon’s Series of ‘Electric Dreams’ by Philip K. Dick

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Variety reported, Anna Paquin and Terrence Howard are set to star in an anthology series from Amazon. It’s based on a short-story collection of Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams. It’s a sci-fi series that’s set to have 10-episodes. According to Variety, Paquin and Howard will make an appearance in one of the episodes titled “Real Life,” which will be directed by […]

Stephen Moyer to direct ‘The Parting Glass’ with Anna Paquin as lead

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Stephen Moyer will be making his directorial debut with The Parting Glass with Anna Paquin in the lead role! True Blood‘s Stephen Moyer will make his feature directorial debut with The Parting Glass.Anna Paquin will star with Denis O’Hare, Ed Asner, Cynthia Nixon, Melissa Leo, Rhys Ifans and Paul Gross. O’Hare wrote the drama, which follows […]

Anna Paquin, Allen Leech & Shawn Doyle Join ‘Bellevue’

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Anna Paquin, Allen Leech and Shawn Doyle join the cast of Bellevue! True Blood alum Anna Paquin has been set to star in Bellevue, an eight-part detective drama set in a blue-collar Canadian town. Actress-turned-writer Jane Maggs and producer/director Adrienne Mitchell co-created the series which will also star Downton Abbey‘s Allen Leech and Shawn Doyle […]

ABC Pilot BROKEN Casts Anna Paquin

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ABC have snagged a major star for their pilot, Broken in the form of Anna Paquin. Broken follows a ruthless Dallas divorce attorney, Gemma (Paquin), as her life begins to unravel when her emotionally damaged, love-addicted sister resurfaces, triggering self-destructive tendencies and exposing long-hidden family secrets. Paquin’s character is described as one of the most sought-after divorce attorneys in Dallas. Having made a fortune off of the heartbreak of wealthy Texans, she has no desire to look back, […]

A&E’s ROOTS Casting Roundup

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We have the scoop on some additional casting for the reimagining of the mini-series Roots. This cast will be joining Forest Whitaker, Anna Paquin, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Laurence Fishburne. A+E Networks has announced additional casting for “Roots,” from A+E Studios, including Grammy Award winning recording artist/actor/philanthropist/entrepreneur Tip “T.I.” Harris(Ant-Man, Get Hard, Entourage, The Family Hustle) […]

Anna Paquin and Maggie Grace to star in WIGS ‘Susanna’

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Anna Paquin and Maggie Grace to star in YouTube channel series WIGS. The story-arc is titled, ‘Susanna’. The YouTube channel has started production on the web series, a 12-episode scripted drama written and directed by WIGS co-founder Jon Avnet that is slated to premiere later this spring. Anna Paquinand Maggie Grace star in Susanna as two sisters, Katie (Paquin), the mother of […]

Casting Announcement for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’

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  X-Men:  Days of Future Past director Bryan Singer announced via Twitter on Saturday that Ellen Page, Anna Paquin and Shawn Ashmore will be rejoining the X-Men team.  They will be rejoining cast members Hugh Jackman, Sir Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, and Jennifer Lawrence. Source:  Deadline