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'Extant' Adds Jeffrey Dean Morgan for Season 2

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CBS' summer drama Extant is adding a new series regular to its mix. Magic City alum Jeffrey Dean Morgan has joined the Halle Berry drama as a series regular, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. In the mystery thriller about an astronaut (Berry) who discovers she has put the human race on a path to destruction, Morgan will play J.D. Richter, a roguish womanizer and a cop of the future who is a mercenary/bounty hunter. He is freewheeling, hard-drinking and fearless, bordering on reckless, mostly because he's got nothing to lose. He is the everyman who thought he had

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Jeffrey Dean Morgan Joins CBS’s ‘Extant’ as Series Regular

7 hours ago | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Jeffrey Dean Morgan is ready to play bad cop for CBS.

Morgan (“Watchmen,” “Magic City”) has joined the network’ drama for its second season, which will premiere in summer 2015.

Also Read: ‘Extant’ Review: Halle Berry Series Shoots for the Moon, but Does It Aim Too High?

The series stars Halle Berry as female astronaut Molly Woods, who discovers that she has unwittingly put the human race on a path of destruction, but who may be the only hope for survival, along with a mysterious stranger.

Morgan will play Jd Richter, who’s described as a roguish womanizer and a cop »

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Jeffrey Dean Morgan Joins Extant Season 2 as Roguish Bounty Hunter

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Jeffrey Dean Morgan‘s latest TV gig is outta this world.

The Grey’s Anatomy/Supernatural alum will co-star opposite Halle Berry when CBS’ interstellar drama Extant returns this summer, the network announced Thursday.

Morgan will play Jd Richter, a “roguish… free-wheeling, hard-drinking” mercenary/bounty hunter who is fearless/bordering on reckless, mostly because he’s got nothing to lose. He is the Everyman who thought he had seen everything until Molly Woods (played by Berry) enters his life.

Extant‘s first season followed astronaut Molly as she reacclimated to life on Earth after being impregnated by an alien life »

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Jeffrey Dean Morgan Cast as Series Regular in ‘Extant’ Alongside Halle Berry

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Jeffrey Dean Morgan has been cast as a series regular in the second season of “Extant,” CBS announced Thursday.

The thriller from Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Television and CBS Television Studios stars Halle Berry as Molly Woods, an astronaut who unknowingly puts the human race on a path to destruction and discovers that she and a mysterious stranger may be the only hope for survival.

Morgan will play Jd Richter, a “cop of the future” and bounty hunter, described as a reckless, hard-drinking womanizer whose life changes when he meets Molly.

Morgan, best known for his roles on “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Magic City,” will also star in History’s upcoming miniseries “Texas Rising.”

Extant” returns to CBS this summer.



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‘Fringe’s’ Anna Torv, ‘Extant’s’ Shree Crooks Join Frank Grillo in Akiva Goldsman’s ‘Stephanie’ (Exclusive)

28 January 2015 4:13 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Fringe” star Anna Torv and “Extant’s” Shree Crooks (CBS’s Extant) are set to join Frank Grillo in director Akiva Goldsman‘s horror-thriller “Stephanie,” TheWrap has learned.

Universal will distribute the genre movie, which is being produced by Jason Blum‘s Blumhouse Productions and Matt Kaplan’s Chapter One.

Also Read: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Anna Torv Join Ryan Murphy’s Sexuality Pilot for HBO

Ben Collins and Luke Piotrowski wrote the script, which was voted to the 2012 Blood List. Blum and Kaplan are producing alongside Ellen Goldsmith-Vein and Adrienne Biddle, while Nate Matteson, Eric Robinson and Bryan Bertino will serve as executive producers. »

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Joss Whedon Speaks Against Lack of Female Superhero Movies

28 January 2015 11:34 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Even though we're getting both Wonder Woman and Captain Marvel in the very near future, these are just two out of the more than 40 superhero films planned throughout the rest of this decade that primarily center on female characters. Hollywood has been slow to bring a superhero movie to the big screen that has a strong woman at the center of its story, and while a lot of people have been quite vocally against this fact, it is particularly bothersome to Marvel's The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron director Joss Whedon.

His two Marvel movies have arguably the best female superhero currently seen on the big screen in Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow. This next time out, we'll also be getting Elizabeth Olsen as Scarlet Witch. But this is in a movie that is dominated by the likes of Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Hawkeye, Quicksilver and Vision, all »

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41 A-List Actors Who Bombed as Hard as Johnny Depp in ‘Mortdecai’

28 January 2015 7:04 AM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

When Johnny Depp‘s mustache comedy “Mortdecai” brought in less than $5 million on opening weekend, it marked the A-list actor’s fifth straight box office bomb. But he’s far from the only top billed actor to endure a tanker or two.

The 51-year-old film star and his co-stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor and Olivia Munn are in fact in very good company.

Also Read: 19 Biggest Box-Office Bombs and Bummers in 2014: From ‘The Giver’ to ‘Winter’s Tale’ (Photos)

From Brad Pitt (“Fight Club”) to Cameron Diaz (“The Box”) to Jamie Foxx (“Stealth”), nearly every high-profile actor has suffered »

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StreamFix: 6 Oscar Frontrunners in Great Roles on Netflix

26 January 2015 5:31 PM, PST | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Newsflash: We still have awhile before the Oscars. It's like a month away. But we can prepare anyway by revisiting the greatest hits of our leading nominees in the acting categories. Put on your angriest Annette Bening face and join us for this trip into prestige pictures currently streaming on Netflix. "The Kids are All Right" (Julianne Moore) Julianne Moore didn't pick up a nomination, but costars Annette Bening and Mark Ruffalo did in this family drama (with funny moments) about a lesbian couple attempting to embrace the new-found presence of their kids' sperm donor. "The Kids are All Right" feels like a lost James L. Brooks gem set in 2010, and every performance has endearing and (intentionally) maddening moments. Julianne might play the most conflicted character at all, and she wears that indecision and personal guilt well.  "My Week With Marilyn" (Eddie Redmayne) Is this a great movie? No. In fact, »

- Louis Virtel

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Why Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Door’ Opened, And Depp’s ‘Mortdecai’ Didn’t: B.O. Breakdown

25 January 2015 2:26 PM, PST | Deadline New York | See recent Deadline New York news »

It was the tale of two stars at the weekend box office, one who opened a film — Jennifer Lopez with Universal’s The Boy Next Door at $15M — and one who tanked — Johnny Depp with Lionsgate’s Mortdecai at $4.1M. The discrepancy between the two films showed one star, Lopez, who kept it cheap and met her audience’s wants head-on, and another, Depp, who at a high price lost himself in a zany caricature disconnected from reality.

Universal’s Blumhouse production Boy Next Door kept it lean and mean with a production budget of $4M, while Lionsgate/OddLot spent $60M on Mortdecai, a figure many still consider exorbitant for an avant garde Depp film in the wake of his spring sci-fi bomb Transcendence which cost $100M.

One studio executive summed it up perfectly today, saying, “Depp should take a page from Jennifer Lopez’s book and do a low-budget »

- Anthony D'Alessandro

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Video: Alexandra Shipp Teases 'Storm' Preparations For X-men: Apocalypse

25 January 2015 9:50 AM, PST | | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

Announced last week to be playing the 1980s iteration of Halle Berry's Storm in X-Men: Apocalypse, Alexandra Shipp took to Instagram last night to reveal how she's currently preparing for the role. "You might be wondering what someone would do when they're sick on a Saturday night...", she says in the video before falling into a pile of comics and yelling, "homework!" In addition to some old X-Men comics, there are some issues of the recent "Storm" solo series by writer Greg Pak in Shipp's collection. Thanks to a heads up via Vixen Varsity, check out the quick vid below, along with cool fan art (by BossLogic) featuring Alexandra Ship as Storm further down. What do you think?   Girl, dedicated. #storm Ett filmklipp publicerat av Alexandra Shipp (@alexandrashipppp) Jan 24, 2015 at 9:25 Pst Next few days ill dedicate #dailyPhotoshop to the new Xmen. first is @AlexShipppp #storm @BryanSinger #XMenApocalypse pic. »

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'X-Men' Casts 'Game of Thrones' Star as a Young Jean Grey

23 January 2015 3:23 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Sansa Stark is joining the mutant world in the new X-Men sequel!

Director Bryan Singer tweeted the good news Thursday that Sophie Turner, Alexandra Shipp, and Tye Sheridan will become the newest crop of young mutants in X-Men: Apocalypse.

Meet our new and brilliant young mutants: @Alexshipppp as #Storm @SophieT as #JeanGrey and @TyeSheridan as #Cyclops. #XmenApocalypse

Bryan Singer (@BryanSinger) January 23, 2015

Turner is best known for her role as Sansa Stark in the HBO hit series Game of Thrones. While she’ll still be able to keep that red hair we’ve grown so fond of, next year she'll transform into a young Jean Gray. Adult Grey is portrayed by Famke Janssen.

Watch: 12 Movie Sequels We Can't Wait to See in 2015

Shipp is filling Halle Berry's shoes as a young Storm. You might recognize Shipp from her recent portrayal of Aaliyah in the Lifetime biopic Aaliyah: Princess of R&B.

Sheridan will star »

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"Game of Thrones" Star Sophie Turner Cast as Jean Grey In "X-Men: Apocalypse"

23 January 2015 7:15 AM, PST | TooFab | See recent TooFab news »

Sansa Stark just made her most powerful move yet."Game of Thrones" star Sophie Turner was just cast as a young Jean Grey in the upcoming film "X-Men: Apocalypse," taking over the role from Famke Janssen.The flick, like "X-Men: First Class" and "X-Men: Days of Future Past," will take place before the events of Bryan Singer's 2000 film "X-Men," meaning younger stars were needed to fill some of the original trilogy stars' shoes.Turner follows in the footsteps of actors like Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy ... who played younger versions of Mystique, Magneto and Professor Xavier in the last two films.But she's not the only superhero getting recast.Both Storm and Cyclops -- who were originally played by Halle Berry and James Marsden -- will appear in the new film as well. Alexandra Shipp (who recently played Aaliyah in the Lifetime biopic) and Tye Sheridan ("The Tree of Life, »

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'X-Men: Apocalypse' Casts Jean Grey, Storm & Cyclops

23 January 2015 6:16 AM, PST | Access Hollywood | See recent Access Hollywood news »

Sophie Turner, Alexandra Shipp, Tye Sheridan (Getty)

The "X-Men: Apocalypse" cast is shaping up and will include a "Game of Thrones" star.

Director Bryan Singer announced on Twitter on Thursday night that Sophie Turner (who plays Sansa Stark in "Thrones") will play the young Jean Grey. Jean has been played before by Famke Janssen.

Alexandra Shipp, who just played singer Aaliyah in Lifetime's "Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B," steps into the role of Storm, which has been played by Halle Berry in previous "X-Men" films.

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14 Most Memorable Sex Scenes Of 2014

23 January 2015 6:07 AM, PST | Obsessed with Film | See recent Obsessed with Film news »

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The day Hollywood gets bored with sex will be the day the last studio closes its doors for the last time: even when audiences are no longer quite as excited by the novelty of watching famous people take their clothes off (a curiously enduring mark of the intrepid human condition that), film-makers use sex as a narrative device, a weapon, a provocation and in some cases for a laugh.

With Lars Von Trier “pushing boundaries” in his usual way and making sex seem like a terrible idea, 2014 had a pretty high bar in the raunch stakes and it’s no longer a case of sex scenes becoming memorable because of who is in them. Gone are the days when anyone would pay Demi Moore or Halle Berry astronomical fees to do nude scenes in basically unwatchable movies; sex scenes now have to make a bigger statement. They have »

- Simon Gallagher

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X-Men: Apocalypse Casting Update, Actors to Play Young Storm, Cyclops & Jean Grey Revealed

22 January 2015 8:21 PM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Storm. Cyclops. Jean Grey. All three are memorable mutants who have made their own legacies on the paneled pages of Marvel’s comic books. Fans of the X-Men films have come to know these three heroes through the performances of Halle Berry, James Marsden, and Famke Janssen, respectively. With the earlier timeline of the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse, however, viewers will get acquainted with younger versions of this talented super-powered trio, and tonight director Bryan Singer revealed the actors who will play Storm, Cyclops, and Jean Grey in the sequel to X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Via Twitter, Singer recently announced that Alexandra Shipp, Tye Sheridan, and Sophie Turner will co-star in X-Men: Apocalypse. Shipp (Drumline: A New Beat, Straight Outta Compton) will play Storm, Sheridan (Joe, Scouts vs. Zombies) will portray Cyclops, and Turner (Game of Thrones, Mary Shelley’s Monster) will play Jean Grey. Here’s the official tweeet »

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Sophie Turner, Alexandra Shipp and Tye Sheridan join X-Men: Apocalypse

22 January 2015 8:06 PM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Bryan Singer has announced that Sophie Turner, Alexandra Shipp and Tye Sheridan will appear in X-Men: Apocalypse.

The trio will star as younger versions of Jean Grey, Storm and Cyclops respectively.

It is the first time the director has confirmed that the characters will be part of the upcoming X-Men movie, which were played by Famke Janssen, Halle Berry and James Marsden in their older forms.

Turner is best known for her role as Sansa Stark in Game of Thrones. Shipp recently played Aaliyah in Lifetime biopic Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B, while Sheridan is best known for movies The Tree of Life and Mud.

Apocalypse - a mutant who is both ancient and immortal - will be played by Oscar Isaac.

James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender are returning to the franchise as the younger versions of Professor Charles Xavier and Magneto, while Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen will not appear. »

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X-Men‘s New Jean Grey, Cyclops and Storm: Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan and Alexandra Shipp

22 January 2015 7:31 PM, PST | | See recent FilmSchoolRejects news »

Calling Professor X: I need a mind wipe, stat. It’s going to be difficult to get over the mental images I have of Jean Grey, Cyclops and Storm in movie form. They’ve only really been Famke Janssen, James Marsden and Halle Berry. They have all been portrayed in younger form, too — Jean Grey by Haley Ramm in X-Men: The Last Stand, Cyclops/Scott Summers by Tim Pocock in X-Men Origins: Wolverine and Storm/Ororo Munroe in a deleted scene from the latter — but most fans hate those movies so even if those actors weren’t merely flashback and bit roles, they wouldn’t be employed for featured use of these three characters in their early years. So, instead, we’ve got some more notable young stars cast as the X-trio for the next installment, X-Men: Apocalypse. Game of Thrones redhead Sophie Turner is Jean, Mud and Joe and The Tree of Life’s Tye Sheridan is »

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Sophie Turner Is X-Men: Apocalypse's Jean Grey

22 January 2015 6:33 PM, PST | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

Much as he did with X-Men: Days Of Future Past, Bryan Singer is letting his own voice – or rather, his fingers, given the medium – do the announcing on follow-up X-Men: Apocalypse. He’s taken to twitter to reveal that Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan and Alexandra Shipp have all been cast in the new mutant adventure.Mere hours after hearing from the film’s villain, Oscar Isaac about how Singer and his team will bring the character of Apocalypse to life, we now know who will be playing younger versions of three classic mutants in the 1980s-set movie.Keeping up his current track record of hiring from the cast of Game Of Thrones after Peter Dinklage appeared in Days Of Future Past, Turner will be Jean Grey, previously played by Famke Janssen. Mud’s Sheridan is on as the new Scott Summers, Aka Cyclops, taking over the role from James Marsden, »

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Adds Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan, and Alexandra Shipp

22 January 2015 6:05 PM, PST | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

Move over, Halle Berry. You too, Famke Janssen and James Marsden. There’s a new trio of mutants in town. X-Men: Apocalypse director Bryan Singer has just announced that Sophie Turner (Game of Thrones), Tye Sheridan (Tree of Life), and Alexandra Shipp (Drumline: A New Beat) have joined the comic book prequel as the younger versions […]

The post ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Adds Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan, and Alexandra Shipp appeared first on /Film. »

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"X-Men: Apocalypse" Casts Its Young Mutants

22 January 2015 4:10 PM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Filmmaker Bryan Singer has used Twitter to break the news about the casting of three younger versions of existing "X-Men" characters in the upcoming "X-Men: Apocalypse".

Alexandra Shipp ("House of Anubis," "Aaliyah: Princess of R&B") will play Storm. Sophie Turner, best known for her work as Sansa Stark in HBO's "Game of Thrones," will play Jean Grey. Finally, "Mud" and "Tree of Life" actor Tye Sheridan will play Cyclops.

The announcement follows weeks of speculation about the various actors up for these roles in the 1980s-set project, these actors taking over for the likes of Halle Berry, Famke Janssen and James Marsden who played the parts in the original trilogy of "X-Men" films along with last year's "X-Men: Days of Future Past".

Meet our new and brilliant young mutants: @Alexshipppp as #Storm @SophieT as #JeanGrey and @TyeSheridan as #Cyclops. #XmenApocalypse

Bryan Singer (@BryanSinger) January 23, 2015 »

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