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"Painkiller Jane" - Enter Jessica Chastain

15 hours ago

According to new reports, actress Jessica Chastain who is interested in the part of 'Poison Ivy' for director David Ayer's "Gotham City Sirens", is confirmed to star and produce a fresh adaptation of the comic book series "Painkiller Jane":

Additional producers include Lenny Beckerman of Lotus Entertainment and Stephen L’Heureux from Solipsist Films. Executive producers include Bill Johnson, Jim Seibel, Ara Keshishian and "Painkiller Jane" creator Jimmy Palmiotti.

Created by Palmiotti and Joe Quesada for Event Comics in 1995 in a five-issue Event Comics mini-series, the character also appeared alongside the 'Punisher', 'Vampirella' and 'Hellboy'. Recently, the series relaunched at Dynamite Entertainment.

"...'Jane Vasko' is an undercover police officer attempting to infiltrate the 'Fonti' criminal gang. After gaining the trust of crime boss 'Joey Fonti', she is given the assignment of passing a message on to rival gang member 'Adam', not realizing that an explosive device has been planted on her. »

- Michael Stevens

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"American Gods" - More New Footage

15 hours ago

From TorontoFilm.Net Sneak Peek more new images, plus footage from Starz' "American Gods" TV adaptation of the best-selling novel by author Neil Gaiman:

"...the traditional 'Old Gods', with mythological roots from around the world, fear irrelevance as their believers die off or are seduced by the money, technology, and celebrity offered by the 'New Gods'.

"'Shadow Moon' (Ricky Whittle) is an ex-con who, left adrift by the recent death of his wife, becomes bodyguard and traveling partner to conman 'Mr. Wednesday' (Ian McShane).

"But in truth, Mr. Wednesday is a powerful old deity, on a cross-country mission to build an army and reclaim his lost glory..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "American Gods"...

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- Michael Stevens

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"Pretty Little Liars" - The Final Season

17 hours ago

The seventh and final season of "Pretty Little Liars", based on the books by Sara Shepard, returns with ten episodes, airing April 2017:

"...after their plan to expose their newest tormentor goes wrong and puts the life of 'Hanna' in danger, the 'Liars' realize the secrets and lies are far deeper than they thought and must find a way to bring down 'Uber A' once and for all before it's too late..."

Cast includes Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Tyler Blackburn, Lucy Hale, Ian Harding, Shay Mitchell, Andrea Parker, Janel Parrish and Sasha Pieterse.

Set in the small town of Rosewood, Pennsylvania the series follows the lives of four girls, 'Spencer Hastings', 'Aria Montgomery', 'Hanna Marin' and 'Emily Fields', whose clique falls apart after the death of their leader, 'Alison Dilaurentis'.

One year later, the estranged friends are reunited as they begin receiving messages from a mysterious villain named "A" who »

- Michael Stevens

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'Gamora' In 'Thanoscope'

18 hours ago

Take another look @ Marvel Comics' "Gamora" #3, written by Nicole Perlman and illustrated by Marco Checchetto, with covers by Esad Ribic and Michael Cho, featuring the female star of "Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2":

"...on the doomed planet 'Ubliex', escape is impossible. While the planet literally breaks apart around her , 'Gamora', a key member of the 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' searches for her prey...

"...determined to get her revenge against the 'Badoon' - even if it's the last thing she does.

"But on Ubliex, where adventure and criminals wait around every corner, Gamora might find more than she ever imagined -- a truth so astounding that it will rock Gamora to her very core..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Gamora"...

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- Michael Stevens

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'Nebula' Covers "Esquire"

18 hours ago

Sneak Peek actress Karen Gillan aka 'Nebula' in director James Gunn's "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2", in a revealing photo spread for "Esquire" Magazine:

"...'Nebula', an alien super-villain, pirate and mercenary, was created for Marvel by writer Roger Stern and illustrator John Buscema, debuting in Marvel Comics' 'Avengers' #257 (July 1985).

"She uses 'blasters' worn on her wrists that fire concussive blasts of unknown energy that can incinerate a human being almost instantly.

"She also wears a device that enables her to disguise her appearance, either through illusion-casting or through molecular rearrangement of her body and clothing.

"Converted by 'Doctor Mandibus' into a 'cyborg', Nebula was given an artificial left eye, left arm, and left shoulder, with the left upper quarter of her head and part of her right hip sheathed in metal..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek Karen Gillan...

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- Michael Stevens

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More "Justice League"

19 hours ago

Sneak Peek more new footage, plus images from director Zack Snyder's upcoming "Justice League" feature, opening November 17th, 2017:

"...in the wake of the death of 'Clark Kent'/Superman' (Henry Cavill) at the hands of 'Doomsday' in 'Batman vs Superman: Dawn Of Justice'...

"...'Bruce Wayne'/'Batman' (Ben Affleck) reevaluates his extreme methods...

"...reaching out to extraordinary heroes to assemble a team of crime-fighters to defend earth from all kinds of threats.

"Together with 'Diana Prince'/'Wonder Woman' (Gal Gadot), Batman seeks out cybernetically enhanced former college football star 'Vic Stone'/'Cyborg' (Ray Fisher)...

"...speedster 'Barry Allen'/'The Flash' (Ezra Miller)...

"...and 'Atlantean' warrior king 'Arthur Curry'/'Aquaman' (Jason Momoa).

"They face off against 'Steppenwolf' (Ciaran Hinds), the herald and second-in-command to the alien warlord 'Darkseid', charged with hunting down three artifacts hidden on Earth..."

Cast also includes Amy Adams as 'Lois Lane', »

- Michael Stevens

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"Tomb Raider" - More 'Lara Croft'

19 hours ago

Sneak Peek more new images of the young 'Lara Croft' (Alicia Vikander) from the upcoming "Tomb Raider" feature, directed by Roar Uthaug, based on the 2013 video game by Crystal Dynamics, opening March 16, 2018:

Vikander trained as a ballet dancer at the Royal Swedish Ballet School in Stockholm and the School of American Ballet in New York.

She began her professional acting career appearing in Swedish television series, gaining recognition for her role as 'Josefin Björn-Tegebrandt' in the TV drama "Andra Avenyn" (2008–10).

Vikander made her feature film debut in "Pure" (2010), winning the 'Guldbagge Award' for 'Best Actress'.

In 2012 she portrayed 'Princess Ekaterina "Kitty" Alexandrovna Shcherbatskaya' in director Joe Wright's film adaptation of "Anna Karenina"...

...followed by the role of 'Queen Caroline Mathilde' in the Danish film "A Royal Affair", receiving a 'BAFTA Rising Star Award' nomination. 

She then starred in the 2013 Swedish drama "Hotell" and in the Julian Assange »

- Michael Stevens

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"The Walking Dead: The First Day of the Rest Of Your Life" - Season Finale

23 hours ago

Sneak Peek new footage, plus images from the Season 7 Finale episode of "The Walking Dead", titled "The First Day Of The Rest Of Your Life", airing April 2, 2017 on AMC:

"...a war looms on the horizon, as 'Negan' is aware of 'Rick' and the 'Alexandrians' wanting to permanently take him down. 

"Then everything shifts into place when Negan uses 'Sasha' to gain the upper hand..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "The Walking Dead: The First Day of the Rest Of Your Life"... 

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- Michael Stevens

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