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Five New Souls To Face The Terror Of ‘Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’

  Today CBS Films and eOne have announced more cast for the André Øvredal (The Autopsy of Jane Doe, Trollhunter) directed Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. Joining the cast are Michael Garza (Wayward Pines, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1), Austin Abrams (Brad’s Status, The Americans), Gabriel Rush (Moonrise Kingdom, The Grand Budapest Hotel), Austin Zajur (Fist Fight, Kidding), and […]

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“Walking Dead” Casts “Sons of Anarchy” Star Ryan Hurst

As the season premiere of “The Walking Dead” draws closer we’ve learned that “The Whisperers” are coming. Among them, a new cast member. It has now been announced that “Sons of Anarchy” star Ryan Hurst has joined the cast as “The Whisperers’” biggest, baddest villain, Beta. Beta is the second in command to Alpha who leads […]

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Dakota Johnson And Armie Hammer To Star In ‘Blattodea’

Suspiria actress Dakota Johnson and Armie Hammer (The Social Network) are starring in Blattodea, now filming in New Orleans.     The title and other reports lead us to believe that this film may be about cockroaches (*shudders), the reason? Blattodea is the scientific name for the common cockroach. Described as a horror-thriller, the film centers […]

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Contortionist Who Went Viral To Become Rag Doll In ‘The Flash’

Troy James terrified audiences with his contortion routine on “Showtime at the Apollo” that went viral. James has the ability to contort his body into unnatural positions, but there’s more, he is able to run and jump while in the “crabwalk” stance making fans of horror wanting him to be in movies.       […]

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Samara Weaving Cast As Lead In ‘Ready Or Not’ From Radio Silence

  The directing team of Tyler Gillett and Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, known as Radio Silence, (V/H/S, Devil’s Due) is gearing up for their next project, Ready or Not, from Fox Searchlight. We’ve learned, via Variety, that Samara Weaving (The Babysitter, Mayhem) has snagged the lead role in the film about A young woman who is invited on […]

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Shalita Grant Sinks Her Teeth Into A New Role In Netflix’s “Santa Clarita Diet”

The third season of Netflix’s tasty horror-comedy series “Santa Clarita Diet” will be headed our way in 2019 and we can’t wait to see what happens with Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant’s characters Sheila and Joel Hammond. News has come today, via Deadline, that “NCIS: New Orleans” actress Shalita Grant has joined the cast as recurring character Tess […]

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Jay Baruchel Heads Out On A Road Trip In ‘Random Acts Of Violence’ Adaptation

This is the End actor Jay Baruchel (Man Seeking Woman) is starring in, directing, and producing the horror flick Random Acts of Violence which has now begun filming, THR reports. The Cabin in the Woods actor Jesse Williams is co-starring alongside Jordana Brewster (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake), and Niamh Wilson (Maps to The Stars). “The project that follows comic […]

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WWE Icon Chris Jericho Joins Kevin Smith’s ‘KillRoy Was Here’

Kevin Smith’s anthology KillRoy Was Here began filming last year and still continues. Today, we have some news. Smith has revealed that WWE star Chirs Jericho is set to play “a nasty-ass South Florida streamer” in KillRoy Was Here. Over the course of three trips to Sarasota, we’ve been making a modern-day Creepshow kinda flick with 70% […]

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Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Now Has A Full Cast

  Jordan Peele‘s (Get Out) upcoming social thriller Us now has a full cast. Young actors Shahadi Wright Joseph (Dream Years) and Evan Alex (Mani) have now rounded out the cast that includes Lupita Nyong’o, Elisabeth Moss, Winston Duke, Tim Heidecker, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, and Anna Diop. Peele wrote the script and will direct as well as […]

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