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Funding Completed for Ross McCall Crime Thriller ‘Beautiful Ones’

29 July 2016 8:11 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Scatena & Rosner Films has provided finishing funds on Ross McCall’s crime thriller “The Beautiful Ones” for final color and effects, Variety has learned exclusively.

S&R has secured all sales rights as a condition of the deal. Director and veteran stunt coordinator Jesse V. Johnson collaborated with McCall to tell the story of a shylock falling in love with the wrong woman amidst the atmosphere of organized crime in Los Angeles.

The film also stars Brian Tee (“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows”), Jessy Schram (“Nashville”), Fernanda Andrade (“The Devil Inside”), and Eric Roberts.

Johnson is the producer with Anthony Pugliese executive producing. McCall starred in the HBO miniseries “Band of Brothers” and the USA series “White Collar.”

The deal was negotiated at San Diego Comic-Con by Gato Scatena and Johnson.

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- Dave McNary

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Code Black: Three Guest Stars Announced for Season Two

26 July 2016 7:13 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Code Black has some new company. Deadline reports Camryn Manheim (pictured), Eric Roberts, and Alexandra Grey have been cast in season two of the CBS series.The medical drama follows an La emergency room under pressure from low funding and staffing. The cast includes Marcia Gay Harden, Raza Jaffrey, Bonnie Somerville, Melanie Chandra, William Allen Young, Harry Ford, Benjamin Hollingsworth, and Luis Guzman.Read More… »

- TVSeriesFinale.com

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The Sector’s New Photos Show Eric Roberts Fighting the Apocalypse

24 July 2016 4:50 PM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

A callous and unrelenting group of villains are set to battle the apocalypse in the newly released stills, poster and official trailer from the upcoming sci-fi film, ‘The Sector.’ The drama’s photos, poster and trailer were unveiled by its production company, Copper Kid Productions, as the movie was presented at this weekend’s San Diego Comic-Con. ‘The Sector’ marks the feature film writing and directorial debuts of filmmaker Josh Ridgway, who also served as a producer on the drama. The post-apocalyptic thriller stars Richard Tyson (‘The Perfect Weapon,’ ‘Black Hawk Down’), Kayla Carlyle (‘Jurassic City’), John Wesley Shipp (The CW’s ‘The Flash’), Vernon Wells (‘Mad Max,’ ‘Commando’), Eric Roberts (‘The Dark  [ Read More ]

The post The Sector’s New Photos Show Eric Roberts Fighting the Apocalypse appeared first on Shockya.com. »

- Karen Benardello

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TV News Roundup: Elizabeth Hurley’s Son to Star on ‘The Royals,’ Chris Wood Joins ‘Supergirl’

20 July 2016 2:47 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Elizabeth Hurley’s son Damian Hurley will be joining E!’s “The Royals,” the CW has added Chris Wood to the “Supergirl” lineup and more in today’s TV News Roundup.

Casting

E! has announced that Elizabeth Hurley’s son, Damian Hurley, will be joining season 3 of “The Royals.” He will be appearing in an episode of as Hansel, the Crown Prince of Lichtenstein. Season 3 picks up two weeks after the execution of King Simon’s murderer. “The Royals” is set to return in December on E!

The CW’s “Supergirl” will be adding CW veteran Chris Wood to its roster for season 2. Although his character remains unknown, according to TV Line which first reported the news, Wood will be playing a surprise DC Comics character in an appear early on in season 2. The new season of “Supergirl” premieres Oct. 10 at 8 p.m. on the CW.

CBS has announced that Alexandra Grey, Camryn Manheim »

- Maria Cavassuto

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TVLine Items: Code Black Guest Stars, The Rock Hits Muscle Beach and More

20 July 2016 11:40 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Code Black‘s Angels Memorial Hospital will be as busy as ever during Season 2. Camryn Manheim (Person of Interest), Eric Roberts (Suits) and Alexandra Grey (Transparent) are set to guest-star on the CBS drama in an episode titled “Life and Limb.”

RelatedRob Lowe Joins Code Black as New Regular Amid Season 2 Shakeup

Manheim will play the distraught wife of a truck driver who is injured in a horrific accident, Roberts will play Mario’s (Ben Hollingsworth) opportunistic, but sympathetic father, and Grey (a transgender actress) will play a transgender woman who’s sent to the ER with stomach pains. »

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‘Code Black’: Camryn Manheim, Eric Roberts & Alexandra Grey To Guest Star In Season 2

20 July 2016 11:00 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Camryn Manheim (Person of Interest, The Practice), Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation) and Alexandra Grey (Transparent, When We Rise) are set to guest star in the second season of CBS medical drama series Code Black. The three will appear in an episode titled “Life and Limb.” Manheim will play Alice, the emotionally distraught wife of a truck driver who is injured in a horrific accident. Roberts will portray Vince Savetti, Mario’s (Ben… »

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Links: Banderas, Cho, Parsons, Jones, Holtzmann, and More

19 July 2016 9:42 AM, PDT | FilmExperience | See recent FilmExperience news »

TV

Vulture provides an A-z glossary of all of Stranger Things mad sci-fi referencing  from Alien (1979) toVideodrome (1983)

Comics Alliance American Gods, Bryan Fuller's adaptation of the Neil Gaiman book, gets its first logo and a promotional image 

EW Impromptu Smash reunion. Katharine McPhee invited Megan Hilty on stage with her Sunday night at a La jazz club - and yes they sang Smash songs.

Movies

Playbill Fences sets its release date for December 16th

Antagony & Ecstasy looks back at His Girl Friday - the Rosalind Russell role was a male role in the source material.

The Root Leslie Jones of SNL & Ghostbusters fame was hounded by racists on twitter - they're feeling so bold these days thanks to the Gop -- fans rallied behind her

Salon "Free Jillian Holtzmann" on why Sony isn't saying that the most popular new Ghostbuster character is a lesbian

Av Club talks to John Cho about Star Trek, »

- NATHANIEL R

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Updated: Cinedigm Stock Surges After Q4 Results, Debt Financing and New Board Member Announced

14 July 2016 1:39 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Shares of indie digital distributor Cinedigm closed down 22% Thursday, before surging 53% in after-hours trading to $1.38 per share after the company reported results for the quarter and full year ended March 31.

For the three-month period, Cinedigm’s fiscal fourth quarter of 2016, the company posted revenue of $23.2 million (down 16% year over year) and a net loss of $6.15 million (versus a net loss of $11.1 million in year-earlier period). The results reflect its struggle to find traction with its over-the-top business strategy, and the company said it’s in the process of raising up to $11 million in additional debt for working capital.

Also Thursday, Cinedigm announced that investor Ron Chez is joining the company’s board as an independent director. Chez, along with another investor, Sabra Capital, had criticized the company’s stock performance and pushed for a $15 million share buy-back, tighter cost controls and more board representation. Last July, Cinedigm reached an agreement »

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Why You Shouldn’t Be Worried About Harry Styles Appearing In Dunkirk

29 May 2016 3:20 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

This week, Neil Calloway looks forward to the former boy band star appearing in Christopher Nolan’s next film…

This week the first set photos of Christopher Nolan’s forthcoming war film Dunkirk emerged, as well as the news that Tom Hardy had signed up to appear in the film. He joins a cast that includes Mark Rylance, Cillian Murphy and Harry Styles.

There was some dissent when Styles – better known as a member of One Direction than an actor – was announced as part of the cast. It’s an unusual move, but it’s exactly the sort of thing that Christopher Nolan does.

While Nolan obviously has a regular troupe of actors he uses in different films – Murphy, Hardy, Michael Caine, Anne Hathaway and Christian Bale have all appeared in his films more than once – he also makes some unexpected casting choices.

Nolan has a habit of resurrecting the »

- Neil Calloway

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Nu Image touts 'The Circus', 'Day Of The Dead'

9 May 2016 12:37 PM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Exclusive: President of international sales and distribution Jeffrey Greenstein and his team hit the Croisette with sales rights to a host of hot titles including ensemble drama The Circus and Day Of The Dead.

The Circus is scheduled to commence shooting in September with Imogen Poots lined up to star alongside Charlotte Rampling, Pal Sverre Hagen, Ariane Labed and Holliday Grainger.

Terrence Malick will serve as executive producer on the story from St. Tisa and Millimeter Films about a man and his daughter who experience love, magic and loss against the backdrop of a travelling circus. Nu Image holds worldwide rights excluding Scandinavia.

Producers are Thor Halvorssen, Anthony Lucero and Suliko Tsulukidze. Joining Malick on the executive producers roster are Ilene Feldman, Tamara Tatishvili, Nu Image founder Avi Lerner and Millennium Films president Mark Gill. Noshre Chkhaidze is line producer and Dave Matthews is composing original music.

Production is set to commence shortly on Day Of The Dead with Hector Hernandez »

- jeremykay67@gmail.com (Jeremy Kay)

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Horror Highlights: Sugar Skull Girls, Blade-Inspired Music Video, The Binding, Bates Motel, Sickhouse

6 May 2016 8:02 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

In today’s Horror Highlights, we have release details for Sugar Skull Girls, The Binding, and Sickhouse, as well as a Mother’s Day card from Bates Motel and a new Blade-inspired music video.

Sugar Skull Girls 2017 Release Details and Trailer: Press Release: “Sgl Entertainment is pleased to announce that they will be releasing “Sugar Skull Girls” the Teenage Comedy Adventure Movie and TV Series on Blu-ray, DVD, Cable TV and VOD in early 2017. The film is Written and Directed by Christian Grillo, Produced by Christian Grillo, John Kent, David Gechman, and Carmela Hayslett.

And Stars: Addy Miller, Carmela Hayslett, Cece Hagen, Anika Buchanan, Isabella Sobejano, Michael Berryman (The Hills Have Eyes), John Amplas (Day of the Dead) and Leslie Easterbrook (The Devil’s Rejects).

Synopsis: Three demonic sisters who resemble neo-goth voodoo dolls are accidentally conjured from the other side during a failed attempt to raise a little girl from the dead. »

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Exclusive Compadres Images Shed Light On Enrique Begne’s Action-Comedy

31 March 2016 10:00 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

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Omar Chaparro and Joey Morgan (Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse) make for an unlikely buddy-cop duo in today’s exclusive batch of images for Enrique Begne’s action-comedy, Compadres.

Arriving by way of Pantelion Films, Begne has assembled an all-star cast for the action flick, placing Chaparro in the role of former Mexican cop, Garza. Framed for a crime he didn’t commit, Garza’s only hope of rescuing his significant other – and clearly his name in the process – is to partner with Vic, a tech whizz-kid with the hacking ability to help his new partner track down an old nemesis named Santos. Before he tracks them down, that is.

Joining Chaparro and Morgan for the actioner are Eric Roberts, Kevin Pollak, Erick Elías, Aislinn Derbez, Camila Sodi, Héctor Jiménez, Mauricio Barrientos and José Sefami.

Lock and load! Pantelion Films will roll out Compadres via »

- Michael Briers

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'Empire' actress AzMarie Livingston joins 'Almost Amazing'

23 March 2016 3:42 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Exclusive: Torrei Hart, Simone Shepherd, Aeriel Miranda also among cast of Us comedy-romance; production reveals footage.

Empire actress AzMarie Livingston has joined the cast of Us comedy Almost Amazing, which is currently shooting in Los Angeles.

The ensemble cast also includes Torrei Hart, Simone Shephard, Aeriel Miranda, Jazsmin Lewis, Erica Mena, Brian Hooks, Eric Roberts, Billy Blanks and Laura Govan.

Writer-director Justin Price’s comedy follows three men who run a professional breakup agency but who are failing to end their own deteriorating relationships. 

Producers are Price, Khu, Reno Rankin, Matthew Simmons and Eddy Herrero. Price and DoP Khu previously collaborated on low-budget horrors Dark Moon Rising (2015) and Forsaken (2016).

Livingston, mononymously known as AzMarie, got her break on America’s Next Top Model: British Invasion in 2012. She currently plays Chicken in Fox’s TV drama Empire, co-created by Lee Daniels.

Almost Amazing marks the model-turned-actress’s most prominent role to date following a minor role in Daniels »

- andreas.wiseman@screendaily.com (Andreas Wiseman)

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Exclusive: Icons of Fright Chats with Deadly Famous Star Jackie Moore!!

14 March 2016 9:42 PM, PDT | iconsoffright.com | See recent Icons of Fright news »

Pernicious scene-stealer Jackie Moore returns to the horror genre for Deadly Famous, an extremely chilling but horrifyingly fun horror jaunt about an actor that’ll do anything to be famous. We had a short chat with Moore regarding the film, so read on!

Jackie Moore (Pernicious) joins Oscar Nominee Eric Roberts (The Human Centipede III) in Jim Lane & Eric Troop’s sexy and frightening hand grenade of spine-chilling suspense and intrigue.

Hiding under a mask of collected sanity, Alan is an aging actor with a serious serial killing hobby. His dark, reclusive world is blown open when a young, bubbly blonde moves in as a roommate. Her presence soon begins to further shake Alan’s already twisted psyche.

 

When did you do this one, Jackie? Before Pernicious?

I shot this about three years ago, and it was one of my first movies.

Would you say it’s a straight-up horror flick? »

- Jerry Smith

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Keanu Reeves joins comedy series 'Swedish Dicks'

14 March 2016 12:00 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Exclusive: Reeves reunites with his former Constantine co-star Peter Stormare in the Viaplay original series.

Keanu Reeves has joined the cast of comedy series Swedish Dicks, the first original production from Swedish online streaming service Viaplay.

Reeves will appear in a number of episodes in the anticipated English-language series, which stars Peter Stormare (Fargo) and Swedish comedian Johan Glans. The cast also features Vivian Bang, Felisha Cooper, Traci Lords and Eric Roberts.

Swedish Dicks is shooting now in Los Angeles and will launch exclusively on Viaplay this autumn. Screen can also reveal the first shot of the Reeves and Stormare on set.

Set in downtown La, the 10-episode series stars Stormare as Ingmar, a former stunt man who is now working as a small-time private detective. A former DJ (Glans) partners with him in the Pi firm.

During the series, one case will be solved per episode, while a longer mystery runs throughout the series.

For Reeves »

- wendy.mitchell@screendaily.com (Wendy Mitchell)

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‘Deadly Famous’ Review

5 March 2016 10:46 AM, PST | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

Stars: Daniel O’Meara, Tiffany Adams, Juliette Beavan, Talulah Brown, Joelle Georgeff, Stephanie Girard, Ella Herman, Ria Huang, Stephanie Jones, Talita Maia, Brett R. Miller, Jackie Moore, Eric Roberts | Written by Eric Troop | Directed by Jim Lane, Eric Troop

Hiding under a mask of collected sanity, Alan is an aging actor with a serious serial killing hobby. His dark, reclusive world is blown open when a young, bubbly blonde moves in as a roommate. Her presence soon begins to further shake Alan’s already twisted psyche.

Deadly Famous is a story mainly told through Alan’s camera, which is ‘always rolling’. What it captures is Alan’s twisted life as he falls deeper and deeper into darkness (a darkness he is already pretty deep in, I might add) with the arrival of his new housemate. A little note to people looking for cheap housing: if the person posts the advert »

- Richard Axtell

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Round-Up: Bride Of Chucky Mask, New Image from Roger Corman’s Cobragator, Deadly Famous Q&A

3 March 2016 9:28 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

This Chucky mask by Mezco Toyz will be available in August / September. A look, as well as details on this mask, are available after the jump. Also in this round-up: an official image from Roger Corman’s CobraGator and a Q&A with the co-director of Deadly Famous, Eric Troop.

Bride of Chucky Mask: Press Release: “The world of horror is filled with evil dolls, but one is the undisputed king; Chucky!

Chucky, the homicidal doll who contains the spirit of Charles Lee Ray, better known as The Lakeshore Strangler, is now an adult-sized role play mask.

Mezco has created a role play mask that captures the menacing look of Chucky.

Crafted in the tradition of classic costumes, this facemask is constructed of durable vac formed plastic and secures to your face with a retro-style elastic band, just like the masks of yesteryear.

The Chucky mask is packaged in a »

- Tamika Jones

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Watch the trailer for action comedy Compadres

26 February 2016 5:10 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

A trailer has arrived online for director Enrique Begné’s upcoming action comedy Compadres, which stars Omar Chaparro, Erick Elías, Aislinn Derbez, Joey Morgan, José Sefami and Eric Roberts. Check it out below after the official synopsis…

After being released from prison, former Mexican cop Garza (Omar Chaparro) seeks revenge on Santos (Erick Elias). Santos has kidnapped his girlfriend Maria (Aislinn Derbez) and framed him for a crime he didn’t commit. With the help of his former boss Coronado (José Sefami), Garza manages to escape with a tip about how to find Santos which leads him to San Diego in search of an “accountant.” This said accountant is responsible for stealing $10 million dollars from Santos and may know Santos’ whereabouts. When Garza arrives, he is shocked to find that the infamous accountant is a 17 year old American computer hacker named Vic (Joey Morgan). Despite an immediate disdain for each other, »

- Amie Cranswick

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Entourage meets American Psycho in ‘Deadly Famous’

15 February 2016 9:01 AM, PST | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

The pitfalls of Hollywood creates an American Psycho in the unnerving Deadly Famous, out this month from Indican Pictures. The film stars Jackie Moore (Pernicious) and Dtv stalwart Eric Roberts (The Human Centipede III) in Jim Lane & Eric Troop’s sexy and frightening hand grenade of spine-chilling suspense and intrigue.

Hiding under a mask of collected sanity, Alan is an aging actor with a serious serial killing hobby. His dark, reclusive world is blown open when a young, bubbly blonde moves in as a roommate. Her presence soon begins to further shake Alan’s already twisted psyche.

Starring alongside Jackie Moore and Eric Roberts are Tiffany Adams (TV’s C.S.I Cyber), Juliette Beavan (TV’s Gotham), and Daniel O’Meara (John Carter). Deadly Famous is out this month on VOD from Indican Pictures!

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- Phil Wheat

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Round-Up: Beasts Of Burden Comic, Warcraft Figures at Toy Fair, New Horror Decor Items, Lucifer, Deadly Famous

12 February 2016 7:50 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Burden Hill's finest return for Beasts of Burden: What the Cat Dragged In, which hits shelves on May 4th. Also: details on the Warcraft figures featured at Toy Fair 2016, Horror Decor items to celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Silence of the Lambs, Lucifer artwork, and release details on Deadly Famous.

Beasts of Burden: Press Release: "Milwaukie, Or—Evan Dorkin (Eltingville Club, Milk and Cheese), Sarah Dyer (The Dark Horse Book of Monsters) and Jill Thompson (Scary Godmother) return to the characters that won them the Eisner Awards for Best Short Story and Best Publication for Teens with a new one-shot comic: Beasts of Burden: What the Cat Dragged In!

This standalone adventure is a perfect entry point for readers new to the award-winning series. When curiosity gets the best of Burden Hill’s cats (and one reluctant raccoon), sleeping demons are awakened and black magic is unleashed on the town of Burden Hill. »

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