Articles by Andrew Contrada
Philip Seymour Hoffman has been offered the role of the Gamemaker Plutarch Heavensbee in Francis Lawrence’s ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.’
The legendary writer behind the comics ‘Watchmen,’ ‘V for Vendetta,’ and ‘From Hell,’ despite criticizing the film adaptations of his works, is now reportedly working on a multi-part screen project.
The first entry in the young adult book series ‘The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel,’ by Michael Scott, is currently being adapted to film by Australia-based AMCPO Films.
Christopher Nolan reiterates that The Dark Knight Rises – starring Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, and Anne Hathaway – will be his final Batman film.
The ‘Sherlock Holmes’ director has been tapped to helm another Warner Bros. adaptation of a classic work of literature — Robert Louis Stevenson’s ‘Treasure Island.’
Actors Robert Pattinson and Viggo Mortensen have expressed interest in David Cronenberg’s (Eastern Promises) as-yet unconfirmed project ‘Maps to the Stars.’
Actor Ashley Hamilton joins ‘Iron Man 3′ as the obscure villain Firepower; meanwhile, Jon Favreau has announced he will return to play Happy Hogan, despite vacating the director’s chair.
The upcoming superhero reboots ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ and ‘Man of Steel’ reportedly shake-up the familiar mythology of their characters, but do they stray too far from the source material?
The Defense Department reportedly pulled the plug on its support for ‘The Avengers’ after failing to resolve issues regarding S.H.I.E.L.D.’s ill-defined relationship with the U. S. military.
‘Casino Royale’ and ‘Dark Shadows’ actress, Eva Green, recently discussed the role of her character, Artemisia, in the upcoming ‘300’ spin-off – asserting that she’s playing a more “manly” role than usual.
Tom Rothman of Fox Filmed Entertainment says production on ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes 2′ could begin in a matter of months – but will director Rupert Wyatt return?
Paul Feig, the director of ‘Bridesmaids’, lent a helping hand with a key scene of ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ at the behest of director Marc Webb.