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Date Announced For “The Goldbergs” Halloween Special With Robert Englund As Freddy

Later this month horror fans will be able to see Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger for the first time in 15 years and for what could be the last time. Englund is set to make an appearance as the genre icon in the Halloween special of the 80’s set series “The Golbergs“, titled “Mister Knifey Hands”. […]

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Jennifer Beals Joins “Swamp Thing”

      DC’s upcoming “Swamp Things” series continues to announce new cast members. Variety is reporting that the latest addition is “Taken” actress Jennifer Beals who also starred in “The L Word”, Book of Eli, and The Grudge 2. Beals’ character  Sheriff Lucilia Cable has been described as “tough as nails” with a fierce devotion […]

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Chucky Looks Like A Brand New Doll In The First Look At The ‘Child’s Play’ Remake

The first look at the Child’s Play remake is here and one thing is for sure, ole Chucky looks like a brand new doll. Filming has already begun on the remake from MGM and Orion, directed by Lars Klevberg. It will feature a new take on the killer doll that we all know and love. […]

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Two In Talks To Star In ‘Child’s Play’ Reboot

Back in July, we reported that the upcoming Child’s Play reboot will be very different from the original. While no release date has been announced at this point, casting has already begun. Collider is reporting that “Legion” actress Aubrey Plaza and two time Emmy nominee  “Atlanta” actor Brian Tyree Henry have both entered negotiations to […]

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First Look: ‘Girl On The Third Floor’ Starring Phil Brooks (AKA CM Punk)

    The recently launched production company, Queensbury Pictures, announced today that production has wrapped and the first look released for Girl on the Third Floor, the writing and directing debut of producer Travis Stevens. Shooting wrapped in the Chicago suburb of Frankfort, Illinois – in a house that has long been considered by local residents to be haunted. […]

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Lead Roles Cast For AMC’s NOS4A2 Series Adaptation

AMC has added two stars to the cast of the adaptation of Joe Hill‘s supernatural novel “NOS4A2“. “American Horror Story’s” Zachary Quinto and Ashley Cummings (Hounds of Love) will play the lead roles in the series whose first two episodes will be directed by Kari Skogland (“The Handmaid’s Tale”). In “NOS4A2”, Vic McQueen (Cummings), a young, working-class […]

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A Trio Joins The Cast Of ‘Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’

  Today, CBS Films and eOne announced several new cast members for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, from director André Øvredal (The Autopsy of Jane Doe, Trollhunter). “Breaking Bad” star Dean Norris along with Gil Bellows (Patriot), and Lorraine Toussaint (Into the Badlands, Orange is the New Black) have now joined the cast along with previously […]

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Derek Mears Starring As Swamp Thing In James Wan’s New DC Series

    We reported last week that “Gotham” star Crystal Reed had joined the new “Swamp Thing” series from James Wan (The Conjuring franchise). Now, news has come the iconic creature has been cast. Derek Mears will play the role of the DC character. Who will play the human version of Swamp Thing, Dr. Alec Holland has […]

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“Gotham” Star Joins James Wan’s “Swamp Thing”

  James Wan‘s “Swamp Thing” series has begun casting. The first actress to join the cast is “Gotham” star Crystal Reed,  who will play Abby Arcane, the love interest of Swamp Thing. The series, based on the DC comic created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson, is penned by “Ash vs. Evil Dead” writer Mark […]

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Tarantino Casts Charles Manson’s Character In Once Upon A Time In Hollywood

We’ve been talking about Quentin Tarantino‘s upcoming film Once Upon A Time in Hollywood for a while now. The cast list reads like a who’s who of Hollywood’s biggest and brightest, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Roby, Burt Reynolds, Timothy Olyphant, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Damien Lewis, Emile Hirsh, Luke Perry, Dakota Fanning, Clifton Collins Jr., Keith […]

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