The Screen Rant editorial team is back with episode eighty of the Screen Rant Underground podcast.

Join host Ben Kendrick as well as fellow SR editors Rob Keyes, Anthony Ocasio, and Kofi Outlaw as we recap the winners of the 2013 Academy Awards, discuss the casting of Megan Fox as April O’Neil in Ninja Turtles, give an update on Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and catch up with Arrested Development.

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Screen Rant Underground: Episode 80 – Academy Awards 2013

In episode 80 of the Screen Rant Underground podcast as we recap the winners of the 2013 Academy Awards, discuss the casting of Megan Fox as April O’Neil in Ninja Turtles, give an update on Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and catch up with Arrested Development.

[0:00] News: Megan Fox Cast as April O’Neil in Michael Bay’s ‘Ninja Turtles’ Reboot, Jason Clarke Joins ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’; Set 15 Years After ‘Rise’, Arrested Development Production Round-up.

[57:17] Rants and Raves: Celebrity Juice.

[1:12:28] Pre-Oscars Best Picture Predictions (Read our Oscars 2013 Best Picture Nominees Feature)

[1:24:06] Academy Awards 2013 Recap and Reactions (Check out the Full Oscars 2013 Winners List & Rob’s score sheet).

[2:31:34] Twitter Handles and Contact Information.

Hosts: Ben Kendrick, Rob Keyes, Anthony Ocasio, and Kofi Outlaw.

Next Week’s Review: Jack the Giant Killer Slayer

Last Week’s Official Box Office Battle Reader Winner (A Good Day to Die Hard opening): 2-way tie between TheDurrr and Chris A. But, Chris A nailed the tiebreaker!

Opening in theaters this week (Wide):

  • 21 and Over – 2,500
  • Jack the Giant Slayer – 3,500+
  • The Last Exorcism Part II – 2,600
  • Phantom (2013) – 2,000+

Opening this Week in Theaters (Limited):

  • Stoker – 7

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