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Kong Is King In These Four Intense New TV Spots For Kong: Skull Island

March may be one of the busiest movie months of the year (not to mention, one of the busiest months in recent memory) with the arrival of five major potential blockbusters: Logan, Kong: Skull Island, Beauty and the Beast, Power Rangers, and Ghost in the Shell.  Just moments ago, Skull Island star Samuel L. Jackson dropped an awesome new TV spot for the upcoming Jordan Vogt-Roberts-directed film giving us a pretty badass introduction to his character, Lieutenant Colonel Packard, who lovingly refers to himself as the cavalry. Also, thanks to Collider, we have a second TV spot with even more action-packed footage of the entire cast trying to understand and survive the King of Apes. Update: Star Tom Hiddleston has debuted his own TV spot featuring some background information on his character, Captain James Conrad. A fourth TV spot has also been unearthed, courtesy of Toho Kingdom. Stay tuned for more.
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Kong: Skull Island viral promo declassifies Tom Hiddleston’s character

The official Twitter account for Kong: Skull Island has unveiled a new viral promo for this year’s monster epic, which reveals that Tom Hiddleston is playing James Conrad, a British hunter-tracker, and a former member of the Sas and Australian Special Forces; check it out here…

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This March, the hunter becomes the hunted. @twhiddleston is James Conrad in #kongskullisland. pic.twitter.com/WqpTmwFbe0

Kong: Skull Island (@kongskullisland) December 30, 2016

When a scientific expedition to an uncharted island awakens titanic forces of nature, a mission of discovery becomes an explosive war between monster and man. Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman and John C. Reilly star in a thrilling and original new adventure that reveals the untold story of how Kong became King.

Kong: Skull Island is set for release on March 10th, 2017 with Vogt-Roberts
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Intriguing Details On Tom Hiddleston's Kong: Skull Island Character Revealed

The hunter will become the hunted according to the latest Kong: Skull Island promo video. It seems the mysterious Monarch has records on Tom Hiddleston's Captain James Conrad. According to the short vid, Hiddleston is playing a former British Special Air Service who served with Australia's Special Forces during Vietnam and now operates as a hunter/tracker.  However, it appears that when Monarch sets him up to track down Kong (or whatever they're looking for on the uncharted Pacific island), the hunter will become the hunted. "All Hail The King", this March, when Kong: Skull Island is released in North American theaters on the 10th.   About Kong: Skull Island Kong: Skull Island is an upcoming American monster film directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts and written by Dan Gilroy and Max Borenstein.  The film originally started out as a collaboration between Legendary Pictures and their new distributor, Universal Pictures.  However, Universal
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Kong: Skull Island Video Goes Hunting for Tom Hiddleston

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Kong: Skull Island Video Goes Hunting for Tom Hiddleston
King Kong is ready for his big comeback in 2017. After last being seen on the big screen in Peter Jackson's 2005 remake, the giant ape is back to wreck havoc on a team of soldiers in the 1970s as they embark on a dangerous mission. Today, we have a new dossier video profiling the character played by Marvel favorite Tom Hiddleston. Courtesy of Legendary Pictures, we have embedded this tweet below.

"This March, the hunter becomes the hunted. @twhiddleston is James Conrad in #kongskullisland."

The tweet features a surveillance profile on Tom Hiddleston's character named James Conrad. And as you'll see, it comes from Monarch, the same operation that was featured in the Godzilla remake from 2014, directed by Rogue One's Gareth Edwards. Here, we learn that Conrad is a hunter tractor who spent time with the Australian special forces. He is known for running successful covert operations. And
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‘Kong: Skull Island’: The Beast Awakens In First Poster

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‘Kong: Skull Island’: The Beast Awakens In First Poster
The king is awaken in the first poster for the highly-anticipated film, “Kong: Skull Island.” An impressive new one-sheet was released by Warner Bros. and features a lone explorer on top of a massive skull, looking at a colossal Kong in the background.

Directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, the action/adventure flick is set in the ‘70s and centers on King Kong’s origins. Following a group of explorers who travel to an uncharted island, they soon find out that things aren’t quite as they appear. Tom Hiddleston plays Captain James Conrad, a former British Sas officer and Brie Larson plays Weaver, a photojournalist and peace activist who wants to “work with the nature and with these creatures rather than fight against them.” Samuel L. Jackson, John Goodman and “Straight Outta Compton” stars Jason Mitchell and Corey Hawkins also co-star.

Read More: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ First Look Footage: Watch Brie Larson
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Tom Hiddleston to Appear at Comic-Con for 'Kong: Skull Island'

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Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures announce that they will bring actor Tom Hiddleston front and center to the infamous Hall H at this year's San Diego Comic-Con International for "Kong: Skull Island." Hiddleston stars as Captain James Conrad who ventures into the mysterious Skull Island after a helicopter crash which leaves him and his platoon stranded searching for a way to get back home.

The film will fully immerse audiences in the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island. Legendary’s story honors the foundations of existing King Kong lore, but places it in an entirely new, distinct timeline.

"Kong: Skull Island" is directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts and stars Hiddleston, John Goodman, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, Toby Kebbell and John C. Reilly.

The film is set to hit theaters on March 10, 2017.

Source: Deadline
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Tom Hiddleston Returning To Comic-Con With Legendary’s ‘Kong: Skull Island’

Tom Hiddleston Returning To Comic-Con With Legendary’s ‘Kong: Skull Island’
Exclusive: San Diego Comic-Con attendees know him as Loki, the complex and duplicitous brother of Thor, but actor Tom Hiddleston will return to the convention under another guise this year. The Night Manager star will be in Hall H as Captain James Conrad of Legendary’s upcoming Warner Bros. title Kong: Skull Island. We hear that the pic will be featured prominently as part of Warner Bros’ Comic-Con presentation, which looks to also be loaded with DC teasers — if past…
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The First Look At Kong: Skull Island Has Arrived, Watch It Now

Since his debut in 1933, King Kong has emerged from the jungles of Skull Island in various forms and fighting several different foes through the decades. The upcoming film Kong: Skull Island is set to revisit the larger than life creature in his natural habitat, and we have our first look at the cast and sets of the new film in the first look below. MTV grabbed the scoop on the upcoming reboot to the famed movie creature, which stars Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, John Goodman, Samuel L. Jackson, Corey Hawkins, and Jason Mitchell . just to name a few. Hiddleston plays Captain James Conrad, the de-facto mission commander of the expedition at the heart of Kong: Skull Island, while Larson plays Weaver, a photojournalist who accompanies said expedition. Both have a respect and understanding of nature that will more than likely run against whatever true purpose they've been sent to Skull
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Lauren Conrad and Beau Kyle Howard May Walk Down the Aisle Soon

It seems that Lauren Conrad is going to tie the knot with her actor beau Kyle Howard immediately. Howard recently was snapped having lunch together with Conrad and her parents, James Conrad and Katherine, at Mosaic Bar & Grille in Laguna Beach, California.

"Kyle's telling people he wants to marry Lauren so he was determined to go all out to impress her mom and dad," a source talks about the meeting. Besides, it is also said that the foursome "got along really well". "And Kyle picked up the tab," the source adds.

"The Hills" actress Lauren Conrad was reported dating 30-year-old actor Kyle Howard in 2008 just after the couple was spotted making out and kissing. "They were making out and just totally being a couple," a source told E! Online at that time. "They were kissing all night."

Recently, both of them were seen sharing a passionate kiss at a Hollywood bar.
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