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Chucky Series Teaser Wants You to Reconnect With an Old Friend

Chucky series teaser wants you to reconnect with an old friend SYFY and USA Network have released a brand new teaser for Don Mancini’s upcoming Chucky series, warning viewers the iconic slasher toy is coming back for more terror. The video, which you can check out below, features a behind-the-scenes look at the process of making the titular killer doll as the series is set to use robotics to bring the iconic villain to life. RELATED: New Texas Chainsaw Massacre is ‘A Direct Sequel’ to the 19...
Tags: Movies, Syfy, Chucky, Mark Hamill, Bruce Campbell, Usa Network, Mancini, Tiffany, Tom Holland, Alyvia Alyn Lind, Nick Antosca, Don Mancini, Orion Pictures, Kirschner, Nica Pierce, David Kirschner


Don Mancini’s Chucky Series Officially Begins Production 

Don Mancini’s Chucky series officially begins production Creator Don Mancini took to Twitter to share a new teaser confirming that production on SYFY and USA Network’s long-in development Chucky series has finally begun after getting delayed last year due to the ongoing pandemic. In his post, Mancini also revealed that the project is targeting to make its debut this fall. The teaser, which you can check out below, also featured the episode title for the first episode which is written and dir...
Tags: Movies, Syfy, Chucky, Mark Hamill, Usa Network, Mancini, Tiffany, Tom Holland, Alyvia Alyn Lind, ComingSoon, Nick Antosca, Brad Dourif, Devon Sawa, Don Mancini, Jennifer Tilly, Fiona Dourif


Chucky: Devon Sawa Joins Don Mancini’s Long-in-Development Series

Chucky: Devon Sawa Joins Don Mancini’s Long-in-Development Series As USA Network and SYFY continue to prepare for the start of the Chucky production, Collider brings word that the long-in-development project has finally found the first actors to fill up the main cast. Final Destination alum Devon Sawa has officially been tapped for a key role in Don Mancini’s upcoming Chucky series. Joining him are Zackary Arthur (Transparent), Teo Briones (Ratched), Bjorgvin Arnarson (PEN15), and Alyvia Alyn...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Syfy, TV News, Aubrey Plaza, Chucky, Mark Hamill, Andy, Usa Network, Mancini, Tiffany, Sawa, Tom Holland, Alyvia Alyn Lind, Robert Englund


One More Trailer for Netflix's Upcoming Release of 'Bad Trip' Comedy

"That's a stolen car!" "Maybe we can get somebody to help us fix it?" File under: "wait, this isn't out yet??" Nope! Orion Pictures never released this movie due to the pandemic shutdown last year, despite originally being scheduled to open in 2019. Instead, Netflix has picked it up and will be releasing it streaming starting this March almost two years late. From one of the guys that brought you Jackass and Bad Grandpa, this hidden camera comedy follows two best friends as they go out on a ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Netflix, To Watch, Orion Pictures, Tiffany Haddish, Eric Andre Lil Rel Howery Charles Green Adam Meir


New Bad Trip Trailer Sets Netflix Release Date For Prank Comedy Film

New Bad Trip Trailer Sets Netflix Release Date For Prank Comedy Film Netflix has released a brand new Bad Trip trailer for their forthcoming hidden-camera prank comedy film, featuring Eric Andre, Lil Rel Howery, and Tiffany Haddish. The video gives us a preview of some of the film’s craziest pranks on real people. This includes: breaking into a police car, getting stuck inside a portable toilet, crashing a car, and hanging a person over the ledge of a roof. The streamer acquired the global r...
Tags: Video, Movies, Netflix, Streaming, Liam Neeson, Eric Andre, Bad Trip, Eric Andre Show, Ruben Fleischer, Orion Pictures, Tiffany Haddish, Eric André The Eric André, Eric Andre Lil Rel Howery, Kitao Sakurai, Dan Curry Kitao Sakurai, Jeff Tremaine Dave Bernad


Jerrod Carmichael’s Sundance Prize Winner ‘On the Count of Three’ Gets Picked Up By Annapurna Pictures

On the Count of Three, the feature directorial debut of stand-up comedian Jerrod Carmichael, could count on being picked up for distribution soon after its buzzy premiere at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. A potent drama that premiered to raves in the Dramatic Competition section and won the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award for its writers, Ari Katcher and Ryan Welch, On the Count of Three has been acquired by Annapurna Pictures in a hefty deal worth millions. Annapurna Pictures has acquir...
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‘Women Talking’: Frances McDormand to Star in Drama for Director Sarah Polley

Frances McDormand (Three Billboard Outside Ebbing, Missouri) has lined up her newest starring role – and it sounds like it could be a pretty harrowing one. McDormand is set to star in Women Talking, the latest film from Away From Her and Stories We Tell director Sarah Polley. The movie is about a group of women who live in a colony and attempt to keep their faith after the men of the colony commit multiple sexual assaults. Deadline reports that McDormand will star in and produce Women Talking...
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Frances McDormand to Star in ‘Women Talking’ From Director Sarah Polley

Frances McDormand is producing and starring in a film adaptation of the novel “Women Talking,” with Sarah Polley directing for MGM’s recently launched Orion Pictures. Orion and Plan B announced the project on Thursday. Polley will direct from her own script, based on Miriam Toews’ bestselling novel. McDormand is producing via her Hear/Say Productions. She […]
Tags: News, Frances Mcdormand, MGM, Miriam Toews, McDormand, Sarah Polley, Orion Pictures, Polley, Women Talking, Orion Pictures Orion


Billy Porter Sets Directorial Debut With Coming-of-Age Pic What If?

Billy Porter sets directorial debut with coming-of-age pic What If? Emmy-winning actor Billy Porter (Pose) has officially signed on for his feature directorial debut with Orion Pictures’ first feature project since relaunching as a studio for underrepresented filmmakers, the coming-of-age drama What If?, which is being described as a mixed between Olivia Wilde’s Booksmart and Greg Berlanti’s Love, Simon. RELATED: High School: Coming-of-Age Comedy Series in Development from Tegan & Sara Quin ...
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Billy Porter to Make Feature Directorial Debut With Coming-of-Age Drama ‘What If?’

Billy Porter will make his feature directorial debut with the coming-of-age story “What If?” from a screenplay by Alvaro García Lecuona for MGM’s newly relaunched Orion Pictures. The story centers on a high school senior posting on social media about his crush on Kelsa, a trans girl at his school, resulting in the internet encouraging […]
Tags: News, MGM, Billy Porter, What If, Orion Pictures, Alvaro García Lecuona, Kelsa


Exclusive: Take a Deep Dive Into the Score of The Wolf of Snow Hollow

Exclusive: Take a deep dive into the score of The Wolf of Snow Hollow ComingSoon.net has received an exclusive video from Lakeshore Records and Orion Pictures offering a deep dive into the development of the musical score for Jim Cummings’ acclaimed horror-comedy The Wolf of Snow Hollow, which can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: CS Interview: Writer/Director/Star Jim Cummings on The Wolf of Snow Hollow PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStand...
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CS Interview: Writer/Director/Star Jim Cummings on The Wolf of Snow Hollow

CS Interview: Writer/Director/Star Jim Cummings on The Wolf of Snow Hollow In time for the film’s debut at the Beyond Fest and on digital platforms and select theaters, ComingSoon.net got the opportunity to chat with the writer, director and star of the horror-comedy The Wolf of Snow Hollow Jim Cummings to discuss developing the concept, his influences on the story and working with Robert Forster in his final feature role. RELATED: [Beyond Fest] The Wolf of Snow Hollow Review: Subversive, O...
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Studio Executive William Bernstein, Co-Founder of Orion, Dies at 87

Hollywood studio executive William Bernstein, a co-founder of Orion Pictures who also worked for United Artists and Paramount Pictures, died Wednesday. He was 87. Longtime associate Mike Medavoy confirmed Bernstein’s death, first reported by The Hollywood Reporter. “He was a brilliant guy, just very very smart,” Medavoy said. Bernstein, Medavoy, Arthur Krim, Robert Benjamin and […]
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Bill & Ted Face the Music Earned Around $32 Million from PVOD Release

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Bill & Ted Face the Music Earned Around $32 Million from PVOD Release Deadline is reporting that Orion Pictures’ Bill & Ted Face the Music releasing on PVOD earned the film around $32 million. The movie had a limited opening theatrically after booking 1,007 theaters since its August 28 release and has garnered $3.3 million at the domestic box office. The budget for the film is estimated at $25 million, according to the outlet. PB = PB || {}; ...
Tags: Movies, Digital, Ted, Bill, Keanu Reeves, MGM, Reeves, Theodore, Chris Matheson, Bill Ted, Dean Parisot, Warner Bros Home Entertainment, Ed Solomon, ComingSoon, Movie News, William Sadler


Bill & Ted Face the Music Blu-Ray & DVD Details Revealed!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Bill & Ted Face the Music Blu-Ray & DVD Details Revealed! Orion Pictures’ Bill & Ted Face the Music, directed by Dean Parisot and written by Chris Matheson and Ed Solomon, is heading to Digital on October 20 and will arrive on Blu-ray and DVD on November 10 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. You can pre-order your Blu-ray copy here or rent/purchase the film here! You can check out the Blu-ray cover art in the gallery as well as the special features you can expect below!...
Tags: Movies, Digital, Ted, Bill, Keanu Reeves, Warner Bros Home Entertainment, Reeves, Theodore, Chris Matheson, Bill Ted, Dean Parisot, Ed Solomon, ComingSoon, Movie News, William Sadler, Orion Pictures


Robert Forster Reflects on the Job in Wolf of Snow Hollow Clip

Robert Forster Reflects on the Job in Wolf of Snow Hollow Clip As the film gears up for its Beyond Fest premiere, Orion Pictures has unveiled a new clip from The Wolf of Snow Hollow that sees Robert Forster’s Sheriff Hadley reflecting on the job and expressing his fears over the central case, as it’s nothing he’s seen before. The clip can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Official Trailer & Poster for The Wolf of Snow Hollow Revealed PB = PB || {}; ...
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Robert Forster in Trailer for Jim Cummings' 'The Wolf of Snow Hollow'

"I won't ask you to pray with me… because of the goddamn lawyers." Ha! A new werewolf film!? Sounds good to me. Orion Pictures has released the official trailer for an indie small-town thriller titled The Wolf of Snow Hollow, the latest film made by acclaimed indie filmmaker Jim Cummings, who received a lot of praise for self-releasing his film Thunder Road a few years ago. Terror grips a small mountain town as bodies are discovered after each full moon. Losing sleep, raising a teenage daugh...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Marshall, Jim Cummings, Robert Forster, To Watch, Orion Pictures, Laura Coover


Chucky Series: USA Network & Syfy Delays Production Start to 2021

Chucky Series: USA Network & Syfy delays production start to 2021 After over a month since the release of the first teaser for Don Mancini’s Chucky series, Deadline reports that USA Network and Syfy have decided to push back the production start of the long-in development adaptation due to the ongoing global pandemic. Originally scheduled to begin filming this fall, the upcoming Child’s Play series will reportedly start shooting in 2021, which is also the same year as its’ intended debut dat...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Syfy, TV News, Chucky, Mark Hamill, Usa Network, Mancini, Tom Holland, Child's Play, Robert Englund, ComingSoon, Brad Dourif, Don Mancini, Orion Pictures


CS Interview: Jayma Mays & Erinn Hayes on Bill & Ted Face the Music

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: Jayma Mays & Erinn Hayes on Bill & Ted Face the Music ComingSoon.net had the opportunity to speak with Jayma Mays (Red Eye, Drunk History) and Emmy nominee Erinn Hayes (Childrens Hospital, They Came Together) about starring in Orion Pictures’ Bill & Ted Face the Music. You can check out the interview below and click here to purchase Bill & Ted Face the Music! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB....
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CS Interview: William Sadler Talks Death in Bill & Ted Face the Music

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: William Sadler Talks Death in Bill & Ted Face the Music ComingSoon.net had the chance to speak with William Sadler (The Shawshank Redemption, Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey) about reprising his role as Death in Orion Pictures’ Bill & Ted Face the Music. You can check out the interview below and click here to purchase Bill & Ted Face the Music! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB....
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CS Interview: Anthony Carrigan Talks Bill & Ted Face the Music

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: Anthony Carrigan Talks Bill & Ted Face the Music ComingSoon.net had the opportunity to chat with Emmy nominee Anthony Carrigan (Barry, Gotham) about his role in Orion Pictures’ Bill & Ted Face the Music. You can check out the interview below and click here to purchase Bill & Ted Face the Music! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone...
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CS Interview: Director Dean Parisot on Bill & Ted Face the Music

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: Director Dean Parisot on Bill & Ted Face the Music ComingSoon.net had the opportunity to talk with Oscar-winning filmmaker Dean Parisot about directing Orion Pictures’ Bill & Ted Face the Music, including how he stayed true to the already established characters and tone. Check out the interview below and click here to purchase Bill & Ted Face the Music! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAut...
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Bill & Ted Face the Music Caps the Franchise Most Excellently

Take Excellent Adventure, tie in Bogus Journey, shove them through time as well as a modern lens, and you’ve got Dean Parisot’s Bill & Ted Face the Music, the very funny, very moving, very fitting third film in the saga. It is most triumphant, with only a sprinkle of heinous.Read more...
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Exclusive: Keanu Reeves’ Management Initially Shot Down Bill & Ted 3

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Exclusive: Keanu Reeves’ Management Initially Shot Down Bill & Ted 3 Orion Pictures provided ComingSoon.net with the chance to speak with Bill & Ted Face the Music co-writer Ed Solomon, who also co-wrote the first two films with Chris Matheson. Now that the film is out today and earning some most excellent reviews, we wanted to know from Solomon why there wasn’t a third film in the iconic franchise much sooner. While the second film Bogus Journey was not as warmly received...
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Exclusive: Screenwriters Talk Bill & Ted Face the Music Lost Scenes!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Exclusive: Screenwriters Talk Bill & Ted Face the Music Lost Scenes! Orion Pictures provided ComingSoon.net with the chance to speak with Bill & Ted Face the Music co-writers Ed Solomon & Chris Matheson, who also co-wrote the first two films. Now that the film is out today and earning some most excellent reviews, we wanted to know from the pair what ideas they had that didn’t wind up getting shot for the threequel! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptSt...
Tags: Movies, Ted, George Carlin, Ed, Bill, Alex, Chris, Reeves, Dean, Circle K, Solomon, Missy, Keanu, Chris Matheson, Bill Ted, Dean Parisot


Bill & Ted Reunite With Death in New Clip From Face the Music

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Bill & Ted Reunite With Death in New Clip From Face the Music Orion Pictures has released a new clip from Bill & Ted Face the Music featuring the dudes (Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves) reuniting with their old friend and bandmate Death (William Sadler). Plus, you can now step into the world of Bill & Ted like never before with an all-new immersive 360 experience! Check out both videos now below and pre-order your copy of the movie here! PB = PB ...
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‘Bill & Ted Face the Music’ Featurette Takes You Behind the Scenes With the Excellent Cast

There’s less than a week left until we can see Bill & Ted Face the Music. The long-awaited sequel finally arrives via On Demand and limited theatrical release next week, and to ramp up excitement for the feel-good sci-fi comedy, Orion Pictures has released a new behind-the-scenes featurette that gives the spotlight to the excellent cast led by Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves. Watch the Bill and Ted Face the Music featurette below. Bill and Ted Face the Music Featurette: Behind the Scenes W...
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MGM Remakes One Of Its Divisions As Studio Run By And For BIPOC Moviemakers

As one of the authors of put it, “There are almost no people of color in the film industry who have the power to say, ‘This movie is getting made and by this person.” Now MGM is taking a concrete step to address that: it’s turning its Orion Pictures division over to 36-year-old Alana Mayo (“a person who is a woman and Black and queer,” as she puts it) to produce films by, and about, underrepresented people and groups. – The New York Times
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MGM Re-Launches Orion Pictures to Amplify Underserved Voices

MGM is re-launching its Orion Pictures as a mean to amplify underserved voices and has hired veteran executive Alana Mayo as president of the label. The studio announced Thursday that Orion will concentrate exclusively on underrepresented voices and authentic storytelling in film with a focus on developing, producing and acquiring feature films that amplify underserved […]
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Be Excellent to Each Other With New Bill & Ted Face the Music Featurette

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Be excellent to each other with new Bill & Ted Face the Music featurette With just over a week left until the highly-anticipated Bill & Ted Face the Music hits select theaters and VOD, Orion Pictures has debuted a new clip asking audiences to be excellent to each other and dive into the threequel’s ensemble cast of new and returning faces. The featurette can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Bill & Ted Meet An Emissary From the Future in a New Face the Music Clip ...
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