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From Dusk Till Dawn Season 3 Premiere Episode to Debut 2 Weeks Early for Free on Digital HD

22 August 2016 9:38 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series Season 3 may not premiere on TV until September 6th, but Entertainment One, Miramax, and El Rey Network have teamed up to release the season three premiere episode early on Digital HD for free beginning August 23rd (through September 6th):

Press Release:New York, NY/Toronto, Canada (August 22, 2016) – Entertainment One (eOne), Miramax® and El Rey Network today announced that the complete premiere episode of season three of From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series will be available for free Digital HD preview two weeks prior to its September 6 broadcast debut on El Rey Network. For fans eagerly anticipating the action-packed, horror-filled new season and newbies interested in sampling the series based on the cult film directed by Robert Rodriguez, the episode “Head Games” will be available at no charge from August 23 to September 6 on iTunes, GooglePlay, Xbox Video, Sony Playstation, Fandango Now and Vudu.

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- Derek Anderson

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French Director Christophe Gans Offers An Alternative Take On Beauty And The Beast In First Trailer

28 July 2016 9:24 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

All eyes in Hollywood may be trained on Bill Condon’s live-action Beauty and the Beast, which thrusts Emma Watson and Dan Stevens into the title roles, but across the pond French director Christophe Gans (Brotherhood of the Wolf, Silent Hill) is dreaming up his own interpretation of the fairytale classic, and today brings forth its very first trailer.

On this occasion, it is Vincent Cassel and Spectre star Léa Seydoux that assume the leading roles – Amélie star André Dussollier is also among the ensemble – and this first-look trailer unveils a romantic story that is slightly more lively and colorful than its Hollywood brethren. What’s more, unlike Bill Condon’s upcoming feature, here we see Vincent Cassel’s beast in all of his grotesque glory. But will this French version prove a hit with Na audiences given Disney’s oncoming release?

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- Michael Briers

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From Dusk Till Dawn Season 3 to Premiere on September 6th

20 July 2016 9:39 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Miramax and the El Rey Network just gave culebra fans a big reason to mark their calendars, as From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series will kick off its ten-episode third season on September 6th:

Press Release: July 20, 2016 (Los Angeles, CA / Austin, TX) – Miramax® and El Rey Network announced today that Season 3 of From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series will premiere on September 6 at 9Pm Et. The 10 new, action-packed, horror-filled episodes follow the Gecko brothers into the vortex of the culebra underworld, as they are forced to assemble an unlikely crew to battle new enemies determined to take them down.

Season three features a returning ensemble cast including D.J. Cotrona, Zane Holtz, Eiza González, Jesse Garcia, Madison Davenport, Brandon Soo Hoo, Emily Rios and Jake Busey. New cast joining the third season are: Ana de la Reguera (“Jane the Virgin”, “Narcos”) who will have a recurring role as Lord Venganza Verdugo, »

- Derek Anderson

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James Franco, Sundance’s John Cooper Tapped for Outfest Awards

7 July 2016 4:37 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Outfest has announced that James Franco and Sundance Film Festival Director John Cooper will receive the festival’s honorary awards.

Franco has been selected as the recipient of the inaugural James Schamus Ally Award, created to honor the efforts of an individual in bringing Lgbtq stories to the forefront. The award, given to a straight ally of the Lgbtq community, will be presented by Gus Van Sant to Franco prior to the Special Centerpiece screening of “King Cobra” on July 16 at the DGA.

“The only thing more moving to me than being honored by Outfest is having an honor named after me by Outfest,” said Schamus. “That James Franco will be the first recipient of this new award makes this doubly an honor. Also, this means I am really old.”

Franco said, “I am thrilled to have my name linked with such a Hollywood legend and someone who shepherded all kinds of stories. »

- Dave McNary

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First teaser poster for Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

7 July 2016 11:11 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The first teaser poster has arrived online for Walt Disney Pictures upcoming live-action remake of the animated classic Beauty and the Beast; check it out below…

See Also: Watch the teaser trailer for Beauty and the Beast here

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary audience, staying true to the original music while updating the score with several new songs. “Beauty and the Beast” is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within. 

Beauty and the Beast is directed by »

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One Sheet for Beauty and the Beast Gives a Taste of the Film’s Look

7 July 2016 9:24 AM, PDT | AwardsDaily.com | See recent AwardsDaily news »

Disney has released the one sheet for Beauty and the Beast, Bill Condon’s live action musical slated for March, 2017, and starring Emma Watson, Kevin Kline and Josh Gad. “Disney »

- Sasha Stone

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Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" Poster

7 July 2016 9:11 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Disney continues churning out its live-action adaptations of its animated classics with the most promising of them all coming next March with Bill Condon's "Beauty and the Beast". This isn't a sort-of sequel or some major reinvention, this is the classic film done in live-action and treats its material with reverence.

Boasting a great cast including Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Stanley Tucci and Ian McKellen, the first poster has just been released today and can be seen below.

Next March, you are invited to #BeOurGuest. pic.twitter.com/ss5ScbBAKn

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- Garth Franklin

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Disney's Beauty and the Beast Poster Unveiled by Emma Watson

7 July 2016 8:02 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Harry Potter alum Emma Watson next takes on the equally iconic role of Belle in Disney's live-action retelling of Beauty and the Beast this spring. To celebrate the movie's impending release, the actress shared the first teaser poster on Facebook. The one-sheet features a very iconic image, teasing that this latest Fairy Tale will remain quite true to the animated movie that came before it in 1991. Here's what Emma Watson had to say to her fans.

"Very excited to reveal the first teaser poster for Beauty and the Beast, exclusively for my Facebook fans! Hope you like! Love, Emma x #BeOurGuest."

A teaser trailer arrived earlier in the year for this hugely anticipated fantasy adventure. Perhaps the arrival of this poster is heralding the arrival of a full trailer with the first footage soon. Beauty and the Beast is based on the animated classic which refashions the characters and musical »

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Beauty And The Beast Poster Teases An Enchanting Magic

7 July 2016 7:43 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Two months on from the grand trailer unveiling, Disney has pulled back the curtain on the icy first poster for Bill Condon’s (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn) live-action spin on Beauty and the Beast.

Encased in beautiful and, crucially, protective glass, it is the Enchanted Rose that is placed front and center in today’s new teaser, which will prove instrumental in the fantastic journey of Belle.

For Disney’s high-profile reimagining – the latest to tumble off an accelerated conveyor belt that has produced Alice Through the Looking Glass, Cinderella and Jon Favreau’s Jungle Book, to name but a few – Emma Watson will play beauty to Dan Stevens’ beast, fostering a heartwarming story as timeline as any Disney classic as Watson’s elegant lead discovers the “kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.”

Though they may anchor Condon’s Beauty and the Beast as the de facto leads, »

- Michael Briers

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Check out the first teaser poster for Disney’s ‘Beauty And The Beast’

7 July 2016 7:05 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Walt Disney Pictures have just released the teaser poster for the upcoming live-action version of their beloved animated movie Beauty And The Beast.

Emma Watson leads the cast of the film as Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.

Dan Stevens stars as the Beast; Luke Evans as Gaston, the handsome, but shallow villager who woos Belle; Oscar® winner Kevin Kline as Maurice, Belle’s eccentric, but lovable father; Josh Gad as Lefou, Gaston’s long-suffering aide-de-camp; Golden Globe® nominee Ewan McGregor as Lumiere, the candelabra; Oscar nominee Stanley Tucci as Maestro Cadenza, the harpsichord; Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Plumette, the feather duster; six-time Tony Award® winner Audra McDonald as Madame Garderobe, »

- Paul Heath

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Emma Watson Unveils The First Official Teaser Poster For Beauty And The Beast

7 July 2016 6:57 AM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

After hitting a home run on Jon Favreau's live-action remake of The Jungle Book, Disney is gearing up to do it again next year with Bill Condon's live-action take on Beauty and the Beast, which stars Emma Watson (Harry Potter) as Belle and Dan Stevens (Legion) as the titular Beast. We saw the first enchanting trailer back in May and now, thanks to Miss Watson, we have the film's first official teaser poster featuring the story's most iconic symbol: The Enchanted Rose. Check it out below:     Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary audience, staying true to the original music while updating the score with several new songs. “Beauty and the Beast” is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young »

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Teaser Poster for Disney's 'Beauty And The Beast' Revealed

7 July 2016 6:52 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Disney has released the teaser poster for Beauty And The Beast, a live-action retelling of the Disney classic.

Disney’s Beauty And The Beast is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary audience, staying true to the original music while updating the score with several new songs. Beauty And The Beast is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.

The film stars: Emma Watson as Belle; Dan Stevens as the Beast; Luke Evans as Gaston, the handsome, but shallow villager who woos Belle; Oscar® winner Kevin Kline as Maurice, »

- Kellvin Chavez

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Despite Cancellation, Alan Menken Sees A ‘Newsies’-Like Future For ‘Galavant’ (Emmys Watch)

6 July 2016 3:17 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

The cancellation of ABC’s fairy tale musical comedy “Galavant” after two seasons came as no surprise to composer Alan Menken, who’s still competing for best song Emmy consideration with “A New Season” romp and exploring a potential stage spin-off.

“There are people in theatrical circles who think that young audiences in colleges and community theater will [go for this] over time,” said Menken. “So we have to figure out a way of bringing this to the stage. That’s where it is now.

“I look at my experience on ‘Newsies,'” Menken continued, “which was a hideous flop, and 20 years later it’s beyond a cult classic and that led to it becoming a [Tony Award-winning] Broadway show.”

For Menken, “Galavant” (created by Dan Fogelman as a mid-season replacement for “Once Upon a Time”) was the perfect vehicle to indulge in self-parody while honing his collaboration with lyricist Glenn Slater.

“For me,  the »

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Michelle Williams In Line To Join The Greatest Showman With Hugh Jackman And Zac Efron

6 July 2016 2:56 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Deadline brings word that Michelle Williams, the decorated actress who shot to fame through roles in Shutter Island, Blue Valentine and My Week with Marilyn, has opened negotiations to join musical biopic The Greatest Showman.

Should a deal fall into place, Williams will join Neighbors 2 star Zac Efron and Hugh Jackman in the feature, and it’s understood the latter has been attached to the P.T Barnum biopic for years at this point.

Held up as the first totally original live-action musical in close to two decades, The Greatest Showman comes bearing a script from award-winning scribe Michael Arndt, working from drafts penned by Jenny Bicks, Bill Condon and Jonathan Tropper. Charting the three-ring act known as Barnum & Bailey Circus, Jackman and Co. will chronicle Barnum’s defining impact on show business in the 19th century. It’ll also welcome the X-Men stalwart back into the genre of musicals, »

- Michael Briers

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From Dusk Till Dawn Season 3 Teased in New Photos

1 July 2016 8:33 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

The Gecko brothers are back in business in Season 3 of El Rey Network's From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series, and new photos from the upcoming season tease familiar faces, including Kate Fuller (Madison Davenport) like you've never seen her before.

Press Release: Season three continues the Gecko brothers' saga as they fight their way through the world of culebras, the vampire-snake hybrids that control hidden empires in Texas and Mexico. Once the baddest outlaws in the land, Seth and Richie made a run for the Border two years ago to save their lives - and their fortune. They ran headlong into a bar full of bloodsuckers and bandits, facing off with the vampire goddess Santánico. The Geckos joined her cause, and they settled an old score. It won them a place in the culebra world. Now that world is about to explode, and new enemies are gathering - dark forces, »

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Gugu Mbatha-Raw Teases New ''Magical'' Beauty and the Beast Movie

9 June 2016 4:00 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

We cannot wait to see what Disney does with their new live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. The much buzzed about production, directed by Chicago director Bill Condon, stars Emma Watson as Belle, Downton Abbey's Dan Stevens as Beast, Luke Evans as Gaston and Josh Gad as Le Fou. The star-studded cast also includes Ewan McGregor, Sir Ian McKellan, Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci and so many more. Gugu Mbatha-Raw plays Plumette. "I do [sing]. It's so exciting," Mbatha-Raw told me while promoting the new Civil War drama Free State of Jones (in theaters on June 23), adding, "A lot of my character is animated so I was only on set a couple of days. But, they were magical days. I mean, we »

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From Dusk Till Dawn Season 3 Directors Announced, New Cast Members Revealed

7 June 2016 11:32 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

The characters fortunate enough to survive the blood-splattered brawl at the end of Season 2 will return in the upcoming third season of From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series, and to help hold over fans with a culebra-like thirst for new episodes, Miramax and El Rey Network have revealed Season 3’s directors and additional cast members.

Press Release: June 7, 2016 (Los Angeles, CA / Austin, TX) – Miramax® and El Rey Network released today the list of directors that will helm the 10 episodes of From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series season three. Additionally, Nicky Whelan (House of Lies, The Wedding Ringer) and Maurice Compte (Breaking Bad, Narcos) have joined the cast of season three. Compte will play Brassa a mysterious Rasputin-like figure who takes on the Gecko brothers. Whelan’s character will be revealed on air.

The list of directors includes several newcomers to the series including Eagle Egilsson, who is known for »

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Disney Scribe Linda Woolverton Offers Maleficent 2 Status Update, Talks Beauty And The Beast

30 May 2016 10:04 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

In light of the magical, record-breaking reveal, Bill Condon’s Beauty and the Beast is the talk of the town at Disney, after the first trailer stormed past 90 million views in only 24 hours.

Pegged to dance into theaters in early 2017, Condon’s modern reimagining is part of a grand vision at the House of Mouse to reintroduce its prized catalog of fairytale adventures, replete with live-action sequences and bleeding-edge CGI. In 2016, we’ve already seen The Jungle Book and, more recently, James Bobin’s fantasy prequel Alice Through the Looking Glass maintain that momentum, which will eventually lead to Angelina Jolie’s return in Maleficent 2.

Beyond a confirmation that it exists, there’s not much to report regarding the nascent sequel. But while doing the rounds for Alice Through the Looking Glass, esteemed Disney scribe Linda Woolverton offered a brief status report on the film, revealing that at “this very minute, »

- Michael Briers

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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast teaser trailer breaks record for most views in 24 hours

26 May 2016 1:18 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

It looks like Disney has another sure-fire hit on its hands with Beauty and the Beast, with this week’s first teaser trailer for the upcoming live-action adaptation setting a new record for the most views in 24 hours.

Following its debut on Good Morning America, the trailer racked up 91.8 million views in its first day, smashing the previous record of 88 million views set by Star Wars: The Force Awakens and also outpacing Marvel’s big offerings Captain America: Civil War (61 million) and Avengers: Age of Ultron (34 million).

It should be noted that the figures only include teaser trailers, and the record for the most viewed trailer still belongs to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, with its October trailer last year generating a whopping 128 million views in 24 hours.

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the »

- Gary Collinson

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Watch the Teaser for the Live-Action ‘Beauty and the Beast’

24 May 2016 1:31 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

So apparently live-action adaptations of Disney classics are the new big thing. Or at least, the House of Mouse is trying very hard to make it the new big thing. From my perspective, it seems like it hasn’t quite caught on yet, since I recall Cinderella not making a massive splash. Still, their Alice in Wonderland movie made a fair amount at the box office, so I suppose the train rolls on. The latest of Disney’s back catalogue to go three-dimensional is Beauty and the Beast, courtesy of director Bill Condon, a director with a surprisingly varied filmography. There’s Gods and Monsters, his film about the late life of Frankenstein director James Whale, and more recently Mr Holmes, which was in many respects the same film but with Ian McKellan playing an elderly Sherlock Holmes and no hunky gardener. And then there’s the time he directed one of the Candyman sequels, »

- Thomas O'Connor

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