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New red-band trailer and poster for Seth MacFarlane’s Ted 2

27 April 2015 9:47 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Universal Pictures has today debuted the second trailer for Ted 2, this summer’s big comedy sequel Seth MacFarlane’s 2012’s blockbuster success, which grossed almost $550million worldwide to become the highest-grossing original R-rated comedy of all time. Check it out below along with a new poster…

Seth MacFarlane returns as writer, director and co-star of Ted 2, Universal and Media Rights Capital’s follow-up to the highest-grossing original R-rated comedy of all time. Joined once again by star Mark Wahlberg and fellow “Ted” writers Alec Sulkin & Wellesley Wild, MacFarlane produces the live action/CG-animated comedy alongside Bluegrass FilmsScott Stuber, as well as John Jacobs and Jason Clark.

As well as Mark Wahlberg and Seth MaCFarlane, Ted 2 sees the return of Giovanni Ribisi, Jessica Barth, Patrick Warburton and Sam Jones, as well as newcomers Amanda Seyfried (A Million Ways to Die in the West), John Slattery (Mad Men »

- Scott J. Davis

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Legalize Ted in new poster for Seth MacFarlane’s Ted 2

24 April 2015 1:41 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Seth MacFarlane has debuted a brand new poster on his Twitter account for his upcoming comedy sequel Ted 2, which you can view here…

See Also: Watch the first trailer for Ted 2

Ted 2 sees Mark Wahlberg reprising the role of John Bennett with MacFarlane lending his voice once again to Ted and Jessica Barth, Patrick Warburton and Sam Jones all returning New cast additions include MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Liam Neeson, alongside Morgan Freeman (The Dark Knight Trilogy), Dennis Haysbert (24), Michael Dorn (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Richard Schiff (The West Wing), Martin Klebba (Scrubs) and John Slattery (Mad Men).

Ted 2 is released in the Us on June 26th, with a UK release following on July 10th.

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- Scott J. Davis

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Watch the first clip from Ted 2

14 April 2015 2:44 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

A first clip has arrived online for Seth MacFarlane’s comedy sequel Ted 2, which sees Mark Wahlberg’s John Bennett and MacFarlane’s Ted meeting with their lawyer, played by Amanda Seyfried. Take a look…

Ted 2 sees Mark Wahlberg reprising the role of John Bennett with MacFarlane lending his voice once again to Ted and Jessica Barth, Patrick Warburton and Sam Jones all back. Joining the returning cast are MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Liam Neeson, alongside Morgan Freeman (The Dark Knight Trilogy), Dennis Haysbert (24), Michael Dorn (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Richard Schiff (The West Wing), Martin Klebba (Scrubs) and John Slattery (Mad Men).

Ted 2 is released in the Us on June 26th, with a UK release on July 10th.

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- Gary Collinson

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Watch: First Trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s HBO Football Drama ‘Ballers’

11 April 2015 10:35 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Dwayne Johnson is living the high life in the first trailer for his new HBO football drama.

Johnson plays a retired football player, who now lives vicariously through the young athletes whose finances he manages. Pool parties, yacht parties and house parties abound.

Omar Benson Miller also stars in the show alongside Rob Corddry, Peter Berg and Richard Schiff.

Johnson is exec producing with his “Pain And Gain” co-star Mark Wahlberg; Wahlberg’s manager, Steve Levinson, who also wrote the pilot; showrunner Even Reilly; and Peter Berg, who directed the first episode.

Ballers” premieres on June 21 after season two of “True Detective” and before the debut of another freshman series, “The Brink.”

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- Maane Khatchatourian

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Dwayne Johnson’s HBO Football Series ‘Ballers’ Debuts First Trailer (Video)

10 April 2015 2:24 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

HBO has unveiled the first look at its new series “Ballers” starring Dwayne Johnson as a retired football player. The series’ executive producers include Johnson, his “Pain & Gain” costar Mark Wahlberg, Steve Levinson and Berg, who directed the pilot. Levinson came up with the original idea and wrote the pilot, which follows a group of former and current football players. Omar Benson Miller co-stars on the show, which also features Rob Corddry, Peter Berg and Richard Schiff. Johnson’s character may be retired, but the show will feature flashbacks with him in uniform and unleashing pain on unsuspecting quarterbacks. Also Read: Dwayne. »

- Jeff Sneider

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'Smallville' Pa Kent Better Than 'Man of Steel' Says John Schneider

14 March 2015 11:30 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Former The Dukes of Hazzard star John Schneider can breathe easy knowing that Pa Kent won't be featured, as far as we know, in the upcoming Man of Steel follow-up Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The actor portrayed Clark Kent's adoptive father Jonathan on Smallville. Having some ownership over the iconic DC character, he doesn't mind saying his is the best version yet, and possibly ever.

John Schneider doesn't have a problem with Kevin Costner or his performance in Man of Steel. His problems lie within the writing of the character itself. Even though there is a long list of actors who have played Johnathan Kent throughout the years, John Schneider truly believes that the writers of Smallville were able to capture the true essence of the character better than anyone before or after. He explains:

"I love Kevin, I love what Kevin does. I didn't care for the fact that they wanted. »

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DirecTV's Rogue Adds Falling Skies Star, East End Witch, More for Season 3

9 February 2015 7:13 AM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Emmy-winning onetime West Wing staffer Richard Schiff and Falling Skies badass Sarah Carter have joined the cast of DirecTV’s Rogue for Season 3.

Also boarding the suspense drama are Bianca Lawson (Witches of East End, Pretty Little Liars) and Derek Luke (HawthoRNe).

RelatedDirecTV Sets Premieres for Full Circle Season 2, Billy and Billie

Schiff will play Marty Abrams, a Chicago power broker whose law firm Ethan Kelly (played by Cole Hauser) is tasked to infiltrate, while Carter has been cast as Harper Deakins, a federal agent investigating the death of a reporter who was poking into Abrams’ business.

Luke and Lawson will play Marlon Dinard, »

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Ten unacquired Sundance 2015 films we still hope to see someday

9 February 2015 6:00 AM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

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Every year, the Sundance Film Festival finds itself packed with several promising features, filled with established performers and breakout stars, and filmmakers screening their first feature alongside veterans of the profession. One of the unfortunate downsides of such a rich array of features, however, is that not every film is able to secure a distributor during the length of the festival, regardless of how intriguing or well-made they are. Here are ten features from the 2015 incarnation of the festival that found themselves without distribution, but which hopefully do become available to the non-festival viewing audience at some point. As with past incarnations of this list, the films are in alphabetical order.

1) Advantageous

The science fiction genre has often allowed filmmakers to explore current day issues in allegory form, allowing them to dig into what causes societal concerns by viewing it from a different perspective. In that sense, Jennifer Phang »

- Deepayan Sengupta

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Film Review: Take Me To The River: The Family Reunion From Hell [Sff 2015]

6 February 2015 9:56 AM, PST | Film-Book | See recent Film-Book news »

  Take Me To The River (2015) Film Review from the 37th Annual Sundance Film Festival, a movie directed by Matt Sobel, starring Logan MillerRobin Weigert, Josh Hamilton, Richard SchiffUrsula Parker, and Azura Skye. In the world created by director and screenwriter, Matt Sobel, what’s most important is what’s [...]

Continue reading: Film Review: Take Me To The River: The Family Reunion From Hell [Sff 2015] »

- Drew Stelter

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‘Manglehorn’, ‘Spy’, ‘Brand’ headline South by Southwest 2015 film lineup

3 February 2015 12:56 PM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

South by Southwest, the multi-faceted film, music and technology festival held annually in Austin, TX will feature such upcoming films as Paul Feig’s Spy, David Gordon Green’s Manglehorn, Alex Gibney’s documentary Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine, and Ondi Timoner’s Russell Brand profile Brand: A Second Coming as headliners in this year’s film festival lineup.

SXSW runs from March 13 to 21 in Austin and is now in its 22nd year. Variety has details of the 145 films and 100 world premieres bowing at this year’s festival. Brand, as previously reported, will be the festival’s opening night film.

Other notable titles on the list are the Will Ferrell/Kevin Hart comedy Get Hard, a rough cut of Judd Apatow’s Trainwreck, the directorial debut of 28 Days Later screenwriter Alex Garland, Ex Machina, and a new comedy by Michael Showalter, Hello, My Name is Doris.

On the small screen, »

- Brian Welk

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Watch the Super Bowl spot for Ted 2

2 February 2015 12:08 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Following the arrival of the first trailer [see here], Universal showcased Seth MacFarlane’s comedy sequel Ted 2 during the Super Bowl last night, and you can watch it right here…

Ted 2 is set for release on June 26th in the States and July 10th in the UK, with Mark Wahlberg, Seth MacFarlane, Jessica Barth, Patrick Warburton and Sam Jones all returning to the cast alongside MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Liam Neeson, alongside Morgan Freeman (The Dark Knight Trilogy), Dennis Haysbert (24), Michael Dorn (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Richard Schiff (The West Wing), Martin Klebba (Scrubs) and John Slattery (Mad Men).

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- Gary Collinson

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Sundance Review: 'Take Me to the River' Announces the Arrival of a Promising New Filmmaking Talent

30 January 2015 2:15 PM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

In "Take Me to the River," Logan Miller excels as a young gay man at once comfortable with his sexual identity while concealing it from an extended family largely for the comfort of his parents. Miller, who also appears in the Sundance title "The Stanford Prison Experiment," nails every note of his character’s disaffection and chronic discomfort at a chaotic family reunion in Nebraska. Writer-director Matt Sobel's quietly engaging debut is one of the great discoveries of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival: His fish-out-of-water observations have a personal edge — the film is shot partly on his own extended family's Nebraskan property — but it soon builds to a place of nightmarish psychosexual revelations. The film starts with 17-year-old Ryder (Miller) pleading to his parents, played by Robin Weigert and Richard Schiff (Toby on "The West Wing"), to allow him to tell his extended family at their reunion in Nebraska that »

- Ibad Shah

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First trailer for Seth MacFarlane’s Ted 2

30 January 2015 5:17 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Following the arrival of a poster yesterday [check it out here], the first trailer for Seth MacFarlane’s hotly-anticipated comedy sequel Ted 2 has been released. Enjoy the trailer in all its glory here, along with three stills from the film…

Ted 2 sees Mark Wahlberg reprising the role of John Bennett with MacFarlane lending his voice once again to Ted and Jessica Barth, Patrick Warburton and Sam Jones all back. Joining the returning cast are MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Liam Neeson, alongside Morgan Freeman (The Dark Knight Trilogy), Dennis Haysbert (24), Michael Dorn (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Richard Schiff (The West Wing), Martin Klebba (Scrubs) and John Slattery (Mad Men).

Ted 2 is released in the Us on June 26th, with a UK release on July 10th. »

- Gary Collinson

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First Official Trailer For ‘Ted 2′

29 January 2015 12:01 PM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Seth Macfarlane’s A Million Ways To Die In The West, may have underperformed in the eyes of audiences and critics. However, the hilariously opinionated and outspoken star still struck gold with his 2012 smash hit comedy behemoth, Ted. After Universal Studios received over ten times the budget of their R rated production in ticket sales, it came as little surprise to learn that Ted 2 was on the horizon.

Not only did the original film manage to make Mark Wahlberg an A-list, household name, but it also effectively demonstrated that Macfarlane’s crude comedy style can translate to the big screen with ease. With Family Guy, American Dad and… *ahem* The Cleveland Show , all proving that their is indeed a huge market for this particular brand of humour, it seems strange that it has taken this long for Macfarlane to make the jump to the big screen.

With that in mind, »

- Ben Read

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First trailer for Seth MacFarlane’s Ted 2

29 January 2015 11:36 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Following the arrival of a poster yesterday [check it out here], the first trailer for Seth MacFarlane’s hotly-anticipated comedy sequel Ted 2 has been released. Enjoy the trailer in all its glory here, along with three stills from the film…

Ted 2 sees Mark Wahlberg reprising the role of John Bennett with MacFarlane lending his voice once again to Ted and Jessica Barth, Patrick Warburton and Sam Jones all back. Joining the returning cast are MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Liam Neeson, alongside Morgan Freeman (The Dark Knight Trilogy), Dennis Haysbert (24), Michael Dorn (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Richard Schiff (The West Wing), Martin Klebba (Scrubs) and John Slattery (Mad Men).

Ted 2 is released in the Us on June 26th, with a UK release on July 10th.

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- Thomas Roach

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First Trailer For Ted 2 Finds The Thunder Buddies In A Spot Of Legal Trouble

29 January 2015 9:51 AM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Hot on the fuzzy heels of Tuesday’s tongue-in-cheek poster is the first full-length trailer for Seth MacFarlane’s comedy sequel, Ted 2.

Reuniting The Gambler star Mark Wahlberg with his pint-sized companion, the clip sees the thunder buddies in a spot of legal bother with Ted having to prove his credentials as human by providing a valuable contribution to society (okay, stop sniggering at the back). Such a predicament will see the dynamic, foul-mouthed duo encounter Morgan Freeman’s sharp-suited lawyer and Amanda Seyfried’s Samantha Lesley Jackson — cue the comparisons to a certain other Samuel L. Jackson.

It’s the latter star who will also turn out to be a love interest for Wahlberg’s John Bennett — in lieu of Mila Kunis — while Ted encounters relationship quandaries of his own when he and his new wife make plans to have a baby. Interestingly, Liam Nesson is absent from this newly-released trailer, »

- Michael Briers

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Netflix announces cast for Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, teaser released

29 January 2015 2:28 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Netflix has released the first teaser trailer for its new eight-episode mini-series prequel Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, reports Deadline.

The short, 1-minute teaser shows the two cabins of the New England Camp Firewood, the setting of the original cult movie from 2001, created by Michael Showalter and David Wain, who both return for the new limited series. In addition, the teaser confirms the cast who are returning to the show, with many of the big names who were originally involved returning.

The 15-strong cast is certainly impressive, and will feature such names as Bradley Cooper, Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Elizabeth Banks, Janeane Garafalo, David Hyde-Pierce, Molly Shannon, Ken Marino and Christopher Meloni, as well as new additions Lake Bell, John Slattery, Randall Park, Richard Schiff and Jayma Mays, amongst others.

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp airs this summer exclusively to Netflix.

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- Gary Collinson

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"Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp" - New Footage

28 January 2015 8:05 PM, PST | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek footage from writer/director David Wain's upcoming Netflix series "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp", set in 1981, starring Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon and Michael Showalter:

Cast also includes H. Jon Benjamin, Nina Hellman, A.D. Miles, Marisa Ryan, Kevin Sussman and Wain, with Michaela Watkins, Josh Charles, John Slattery, Randall ParkLake Bell, Jayma Mays, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel and Richard Schiff.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp"...

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- Michael Stevens

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Pine, Hamm, Wiig Join Netflix's "Wet Hot"

28 January 2015 6:13 PM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Chris PineJon Hamm, Kristen Wiig and Jason Schwartzman have all scored guest starring/recurring roles in Netflix's upcoming eight-part TV series prequel to the 2001 cult comedy "Wet Hot American Summer".

Hamm will play a secret spy, Wiig is a snobby counselor at a preppy rival camp, Schwartzman is the camp's head counselor, and Pine’s character is described only as mysterious.

The quartet join an already massive cast that includes Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Christopher Meloni, Molly Shannon, John Slattery, Josh CharlesRandall ParkJayma Mays, Lake Bell, Richard Schiff, H. Jon BenjaminMichael Ian Black, Michaela Watkins, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel, Judah Friedlander, Kevin Sussman, A.D. Miles, and Michael Showalter.

While the previous film was set on the last day of a fictional summer camp in 1981, this new series will be set on the first day. "Wet Hot American »

- Garth Franklin

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'Wet Hot American Summer' Adds Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig & Jon Hamm

28 January 2015 3:09 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Yesterday, Netflix released the first trailer for their upcoming TV series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, which announced a slew of cast members who are starring in the eight-episode series, reprising their roles from the 2001 cult classic comedy Wet Hot American Summer. Today, Deadline has learned that Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig, Jon Hamm and Jason Schwartzman have been set for "guest starring/recurring roles" in the comedy series.

No details were given for Chris Pine's role, but Jon Hamm is playing "a secret spy," with Kristen Wiig playing a counselor at the "preppy rival" Camp Tigerclaw. Jason Schwartzman is playing the boy's camp head counselor. There are also several other newcomers joining the cast, including Michaela Watkins, John Slattery, Josh Charles, Randall Park, Jayma Mays, Lake Bell, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel and Richard Schiff, although no details were given for their roles.

Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, »

- MovieWeb

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