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‘Shazam! Fury of the Gods’ Cast Adds Lucy Liu as Villain Kalypso

The Shazam! sequel Shazam! Fury of the Gods has found another villain. Lucy Liu has joined the cast as Kalypso, sister to Hespera, the character who will be played by Helen Mirren. Zachary Levi is returning as the titular character, the adult superhero form of Billy Batson, a kid played by Asher Angel. David F. Sandberg, who helmed the first pic, is back in the director’s chair. THR broke the news that Lucy Liu has joined the Shazam sequel cast. Liu will be playing one of the film’s villains...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Atlas, Tom Hanks, Sequels, Hercules, Helen Mirren, Warner Brothers, Shazam, Billy, Liu, West Side Story, Solomon, Sandberg, Mirren, Lucy-Liu


Los Angeles Comic Con, WonderCon announce new dates for in-person conventions

Los Angeles Comic Con will return in person to the Los Angeles Convention Center in December while also holding virtual events for fans still leery about attending large public gatherings, organizers announced on Thursday. The convention, which initially had tried for an in-person event in December 2020 before switching to September of this year, now should be able to proceed without any further changes of date, according to a statement announcing the new dates. “When we realized we couldn’t hol...
Tags: Movies, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Comic-Con, Ontario, Anaheim, Giancarlo Esposito, Frank Miller, Los Angeles Convention Center, San Diego Comic Con, Zachary Levi, Tom Kenny, Wondercon, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR


The Mauritanian: Release Date and Trailer Revealed

The Mauritanian: Release date and trailer revealed Based on a true story, The Mauritanian stars Jodie Foster (Inside Man), Tahar Rahim (A Prophet), Shailene Woodley (Big Little Lies), Benedict Cumberbatch (Doctor Strange), and Zachary Levi (Shazam!). The film hits digital on April 20, and Blu-Ray and DVD on May 11 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. RELATED: Jodie Foster to Direct Drama Based On 1911 Mona Lisa Theft The Mauritanian follows one man’s decades-long fight for freedom an...
Tags: Movies, Benedict Cumberbatch, Scotland, The New York Times, Jodie Foster, Golden Globe, Kevin Macdonald, Blu Ray, Sam Raimi, Mohamedou Ould Slahi, Slahi, Rahim, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Tahar Rahim, Zachary Levi Shazam


Shazam’s Zachary Levi Is Back In The Gym For Fury Of The Gods And There’s Video

Shazam!'s Zachary Levi is getting ready for the sequel by hitting the gym.
Tags: Religion, Zachary Levi


CS Soapbox: Zack Snyder’s Justice League Can Remain in Continuity

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Soapbox: Zack Snyder’s Justice League Can Remain in Continuity Zack Snyder’s Justice League is currently available to stream on HBO Max and by all accounts the long-awaited flick has been an enormous success thus far. So much so that fans have started a #RestoreTheSnyderVerse movement to continue Snyder’s vision. But where would it go? And could it remain among the DCEU’s continuity? I have some thoughts. RELATED: CS Soapbox: Why Boycotting WB Won’t Restore the Snyder...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Joe Manganiello, Ben Affleck, Superman, Tim Burton, Jj Abrams, Justice League, Batman, Andrew Garfield, Henry Cavill, Jared Leto, Barry, Tobey Maguire, Michael Keaton


‘Shazam! Fury of the Gods’ Enlists Helen Mirren as the Villain Hespera

Shazam! Fury of the Gods is welcoming a titan of acting to play its villain. Helen Mirren is joining the cast of the New Line and DC Films comic book sequel as the villain Hespera. And if you’re frantically Googling to find out who that is, don’t be confused: it’s a new character with no apparent DC Comics counterpart. Deadline reports that Helen Mirren has closed a deal to play the villain Hespera, described as a “daughter of Atlas.” She’ll join fellow franchise newcomer Rachel Zegler (Stev...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Dwayne Johnson, Dc Comics, Sequels, Helen Mirren, Warner Brothers, West Side Story, Sandberg, Mirren, Hesperia, Peter Safran, Comic Book/Superhero, Zachary Levi, David F Sandberg, Henry Gayden


‘Shazam: Fury of the Gods’ Casts ‘West Side Story’ Actress Rachel Zegler in Key Role

Rachel Zegler might soon become a household name. The previously unknown actress was plucked from obscurity to star as Maria in Steven Spielberg’s remake of West Side Story, and now she’s joining the DC Extended Universe as well. A new report says Zegler has been hired to play a “key role” in the upcoming sequel Shazam: Fury of the Gods, making her the latest member of the Shazam 2 cast. The Wrap reports that Zegler has been hired in “a key role” for the new Zachary Levi-led film, but detail...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Sequels, Lady Gaga, Dc, Spielberg, Maria, Steven Spielberg, Warner Brothers, West Side Story, Sandberg, Banjo, Comic Book/Superhero, Action/Adventure, Zachary Levi, David F Sandberg


Rachel Zegler Joins Cast of ‘Shazam: Fury of the Gods’

“West Side Story” star Rachel Zegler will play a mysterious key role in the “Shazam: Fury of the Gods,” the superhero sequel from New Line and DC Comics, starring Zachary Levi. “I am in my key role in shazam 2 era,” the actor tweeted shortly after news of her casting broke, referencing the mystery surrounding […]
Tags: News, Shazam, Zachary Levi, Rachel Zegler, Shazam! Fury of the Gods


Shazam! Fury of the Gods Adds Rachel Zegler in Key Role

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Shazam! Fury of the Gods adds Rachel Zegler in key role As production is finally nearing a start for the DC Extended Universe sequel, the cast for David F. Sandberg’s Shazam! Fury of the Gods is expanding as West Side Story newcomer Rachel Zegler has signed on to star in an unspecified key role, according to The Wrap. Zegler’s casting marks a landmark as the second Colombian-American performer to join the DCEU alongside Sasha Calle, who was recently cast as Supergirl for ...
Tags: Movies, Pedro, Victor, Billy, Ezra Miller, Mary, Eugene, Freddy, West Side Story, Adam Brody, Peter Safran, Billy Batson, Zachary Levi, Darla, Mark Strong Kingsman, DCEU


‘Black Adam’ Casts ‘The Old Guard’ Star Marwan Kenzari as the Villain to Dwayne Johnson’s Anti-Hero

Black Adam may have found its villain. Marwan Kenzari, who recently caught attention as Hot Jafar in the live-action Aladdin remake before appearing in Netflix’s The Old Guard, is in talks to join the Black Adam cast as the villain to Dwayne Johnson‘s titular anti-hero. The Hollywood Reporter reported that Marwan Kenzari is in final negotiations to join the Black Adam cast opposite Dwayne Johnson. But while THR had no news on who Kenzari would be playing, The Wrap’s Umberto Gonzalez confirme...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Dwayne Johnson, New York City, Dc Comics, Atlanta, Netflix, Johnson, Warner Brothers, Guy Ritchie, Adam, Jafar, Beau Flynn, Comic Book/Superhero, Zachary Levi


Kravitz, Marin, Carden & More Join Shotgun Wedding

Kravitz, Marin, Carden & more join Shotgun Wedding Just two weeks after landing Josh Duhamel to replace original star Armie Hammer as the co-lead, Lionsgate’s action rom-com Shotgun Wedding is expanding its cast further with the additions of Lenny Kravitz (Star), Cheech Marin (The War With Grandpa), D’Arcy Carden (The Good Place), Selena Tan (Crazy Rich Asians), Desmin Borges (You’re the Worst) and Alex Mallari (Dark Matter). RELATED: Josh Duhamel Confirmed to Join Jennifer Lopez in Shotgun...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Lionsgate, Jennifer Lopez, Lenny Kravitz, Armie Hammer, Hammer, Tom, Sean, Josh Duhamel, Ricky, Tan, Darcy, Kravitz, Borges, Mandeville


Lost and Found: Zachary Levi & Gina Rodriguez to Star in Amazon’s New Comedy Adventure

Lost and Found: Zachary Levi & Gina Rodriguez to star in Amazon’s new comedy adventure According to Deadline, Amazon Studios is currently in the process of developing a new treasure hunting comedy film titled Lost and Found with Shazam! star Zachary Levi and Golden Globe winner Gina Rodriguez attached for the leading roles. The project hails from Pink and Jeff Morris. if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlo...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Disney, Lost And Found, Sony, Pink, Jane The Virgin, Cw, Gina Rodriguez, Levi, Mississippi River, Harold, Golden Globe, Rodriguez, Amazon Studios, Kurt Warner


‘Lost and Found’ Will Star Gina Rodriguez and Zachary Levi as Treasure Hunters

Gina Rodriguez and Zachary Levi are on the hunt for some treasure with Lost and Found, a new feature being developed by Amazon Studios. Steve Pink, writer of Grosse Pointe Blank and High Fidelity and director of Hot Tub Time Machine, is directing from a script he co-wrote with Jeff Morris. The story follows an unlikely pair who join forces to find long-lost buried treasure along the Mississippi River. The news about Lost and Found comes from Deadline, which reports that Amazon has made a dea...
Tags: Amazon, Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Disney, Lost And Found, Netflix, Richard Linklater, Pink, Miranda, Gina Rodriguez, Levi, Mississippi River, Rodriguez, Jeff Morris


New Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar Clips Feature Jamie Dornan

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar clips feature Jamie Dornan Lionsgate has released new Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar clips from their newest comedy film, featuring Jamie Dornan as his character deals with not-so private calls and trippy drinks. Starring Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo, the film will be making its debut on February 12, 2021 on PVOD. Check out the videos in the player below! RELATED: Lionsgate Lands Zachary Levi to Lead The Unbreakable Boy ...
Tags: Video, Movies, Lionsgate, Jamie Dornan, Star, Rose Byrne, Kristen Wiig, Barb, Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Mumolo, Vista Del Mar, ComingSoon, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Will Ferrell Adam McKay


Josh Duhamel Confirmed to Join Jennifer Lopez in Shotgun Wedding

Josh Duhamel confirmed to join Jennifer Lopez in Shotgun Wedding Just a couple of weeks after word first broke that the Transformers star was in talks to replace Armie Hammer in the film, Josh Duhamel has officially signed on to join Jennifer Lopez in the romantic action-comedy Shotgun Wedding at Lionsgate. In addition to Duhamel, the cast for the film has expanded with the additions of Jennifer Coolidge (Legally Blonde) and Sonia Braga (The Jesus Rolls). RELATED: Josh Duhamel in Negotiatio...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Lionsgate, Jennifer Lopez, Armie Hammer, Josh, Tom, Jennifer, Josh Duhamel, Sonia, Darcy, Mandeville, Duhamel, Alex Young, Movie News, Jennifer Coolidge


‘Harold and the Purple Crayon’ Movie Will Star Zachary Levi

Author Crockett Johnson’s 1955 book Harold and the Purple Crayon has been an object of fascination for Hollywood for decades, and it’s easy to see why. The story, which follows a young boy who uses his imagination and a crayon to create a wondrous world around him, is tailor-made for a movie adaptation – and after many starts and stops, it seems like a feature version might finally happen. A new report says that Shazam! star Zachary Levi is attached to star in a live-action Harold and the Purpl...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Adaptation, Sony, Will Smith, Johnson, Levi, Steven Spielberg, Harold, Sharon Stone, Slumberland, Handelman, Overbrook, John Davis


Harold and the Purple Crayon: Zachary Levi to Lead Sony’s Live-Action Film

Harold and the Purple Crayon: Zachary Levi to lead Sony’s live-action film According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sony Pictures is currently in the process of developing a live-action film adaptation of Crockett Johnson’s popular children’s book titled Harold and the Purple Crayon with Shazam! star Zachary Levi attached to star in the project. if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAuto...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Nbc, Sony, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, Levi, Harold, Kurt Warner, John Davis, David Guion, Michael Handelman, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Dc Films, Crockett Johnson


Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar Trailer Shows Off a Friendship Unlike Any Other

Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar trailer shows off a friendship unlike any other Lionsgate has released the official trailer for their upcoming comedy film titled Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar, featuring long-time collaborators Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo as unique best friends going on a once-in-a-lifetime vacation. The film will be making its debut on February 12, 2021 on PVOD. Check out the video in the player below! RELATED: Lionsgate Lands Zachary Levi to Lead The Unbreakable Boy ...
Tags: Video, Movies, Lionsgate, Star, Rose Byrne, Kristen Wiig, Barb, Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Mumolo, Vista Del Mar, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Will Ferrell Adam McKay, Josh Greenbaum, Victoria Mahoney


Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar Clip Features Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo

Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar Clip Features Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo Lionsgate has released the first Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar clip from their newest comedy film, featuring Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo as their characters get excited for their hotel room. The film will be making its debut on February 12, 2021 on PVOD. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds...
Tags: Video, Movies, Lionsgate, Rose Byrne, Kristen Wiig, Barb, Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Mumolo, Vista Del Mar, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Will Ferrell Adam McKay, Josh Greenbaum, Victoria Mahoney, Gloria Sanchez Productions


Anna Paquin Joins Zachary Levi in American Underdog

Anna Paquin Joins Zachary Levi in American Underdog According to Deadline, Oscar winner Anna Paquin (The Piano) has officially signed on to star opposite Zachary Levi (Shazam!) in Lionsgate’s upcoming biopic drama American Underdog: The Kurt Warner Story. Paquin is set to portray the role of the NFL quarterback’s wife, Brenda Warner. RELATED: Zachary Levi Says Shazam 2 Might Begin Filming in Early 2021 PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStand...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, NFL, Warner, Levi, Hall of Fame, Erwin Brothers, Jon, Kurt, Kurt Warner, Erwin, Jim Miller, Andrew Erwin, Kevin Downes, ComingSoon, Movie News


Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar Teaser Sets PVOD Release

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar Teaser Sets PVOD Release Lionsgate has announced that their newest comedy film titled Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar is officially foregoing its previously scheduled theatrical release and has opted for a digital premiere instead. Originally set to hit theaters on July 2021, the film will be making its debut on February 12, 2021 on PVOD. The date announcement also came with the released of the first teaser trailer, key art and first-loo...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Rose Byrne, Kristen Wiig, Barb, Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Mumolo, Vista Del Mar, ComingSoon, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Will Ferrell Adam McKay, Josh Greenbaum, Victoria Mahoney, Gloria Sanchez Productions


‘The Mauritanian’ Trailer: Jodie Foster and Benedict Cumberbatch Face Off in Court in Real-Life Guantanomo Drama

STX Films has debuted the trailer for a true-life courtroom drama with such a star-studded cast that it’s no wonder they squeezed it in just under the wire for awards season. The Mauritanian is based on the true story of Mohamedou Ould Slahi (A Prophet breakout Tahar Rahim) who, in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks, was held captive and tortured by the U.S. government in Guantanamo Bay detention camp for 10 years without charge or trial. Jodie Foster, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Shai...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Benedict Cumberbatch, Guantanamo, Guantanamo Bay, Drama, New York Times, Shailene Woodley, Movie Trailers, True Story, Jodie-Foster, Foster, Kevin Macdonald, Mohamedou Ould Slahi, Slahi, Rahim


Exclusive Celebremos: Eterna Navidad Clip From Pantaya’s Holiday Special

Exclusive Celebremos: Eterna Navidad Clip From Pantaya’s Holiday Special ComingSoon.net has an exclusive clip from Pantaya’s, a Lionsgate and Hemisphere Media Group joint venture, upcoming holiday special Celebremos: Eterna Navidad, hosted by international superstar and multiple Grammy-winning artist Juanes and his beloved wife Karen Martinez. You can check out the clip now in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || ...
Tags: Video, Movies, Lionsgate, Hilary Swank, Puerto Rico, Juanes, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Latinx, Fatale, Pepe Bastón, Karen Martinez, Pantaya, Hemisphere Media Group, Celebremos: Eterna Navidad, Eterna Navidad Clip From Pantaya


Fatale: Hilary Swank-Led Psychological Thriller Moves Up Release Date

Fatale: Hilary Swank-Led Psychological Thriller Moves Up Release Date According to BlackFilmandTV.com, director Deon Taylor’s (Black and Blue) psychological thriller Fatale led by Oscar winner Hilary Swank (Million Dollar Baby, Boys Don’t Cry, Away) and Golden Globe nominee Michael Ealy (Sleeper Cell, Stumptown, Jacob’s Ladder) will now release on December 18 in theaters nationwide, moving up from its 2021 release date. Fatale will open against Sony’s limited release of The Father, starring A...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Amc, Sony, Hilary Swank, Taylor, Anthony Hopkins, Ifc Films, Golden Globe, Ealy, Robert F Smith, Swank, ComingSoon, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Dante Spinotti


Don’t Tell a Soul Trailer: Rainn Wilson Stars in Saban Films’ Thriller Drama

Don’t Tell a Soul Trailer: Rainn Wilson stars in Saban Films’ thriller drama Saban Films has released official trailer for Alex McAulay’s thriller drama titled Don’t Tell a Soul, featuring Emmy-nominated actor Rainn Wilson as he gets stuck inside an unescapable pit where his only survival depends on the conscience of a teenage boy who must try to defy his older brother to save someone’s life. The film is scheduled to arrive in theaters and on VOD on January 15, 2021. Check out the video in t...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Rainn Wilson, Don, Joey, Matt, Mena Suvari, Hamby, ComingSoon, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Saban Films, Stuart Gordon, Deauville Film Festival, Alex McAulay, Kay Poe


Zachary Levi to Star in ‘The Unbreakable Boy’ Family Drama for Lionsgate

Zachary Levi will lead the cast of the inspirational family drama “The Unbreakable Boy” for Kingdom Story Company and Lionsgate. Levi will portray the father of Austin, a boy with both a rare brittle-bone disease and autism. But what makes Austin truly unique is his joyous, funny, life-affirming worldview that transforms and unites everyone around […]
Tags: News, Lionsgate, Austin, Zachary Levi, reStart, Kingdom Story Company, The Unbreakable Boy, Lionsgate Levi


Lionsgate Lands Zachary Levi to Lead The Unbreakable Boy

Lionsgate lands Zachary Levi to lead The Unbreakable Boy After already landing the Shazam! star to star as Super Bowl MVP Kurt Warner in the in-development biopic American Underdog: The Kurt Warner Story, Lionsgate has tapped Zachary Levi to lead the cast for the upcoming drama The Unbreakable Boy. RELATED: Zachary Levi Says Shazam 2 Might Begin Filming in Early 2021 PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefre...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Dc Comics, Austin, Mtv, Warner, Levi, Erwin Brothers, Kurt Warner, Kevin Downes, ComingSoon, Movie News, Zachary Levi, Emma McIntyre Getty, Jon Gunn, Susy Flory


Warner Bros. Release Date Shift: The Batman, Matrix 4, Flash & More!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Warner Bros. Release Date Shift: The Batman, Matrix 4, Flash & More! In the wake of the relative box office failure of Tenet amid the current unpredictable pandemic environment, Warner Bros. Pictures has chosen to impose a massive shift of releases dates. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCookie(); ...
Tags: London, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Germany, Batman, Warner Bros, Keanu Reeves, Dune, Ezra Miller, Warner Bros Pictures, Tenet, Aldis Hodge, WB, Denis Villeneuve, Matt Reeves, Lana Wachowski


Superhero Bits: ‘The Boys’ Showrunner Explains Release Schedule, ‘Batwoman’ Casts Safiyah Sohail & More

Want to see the schedule so for the virtual New York Comic-Con in October? Why did The Boys second season switch to a weekly release schedule? Who is playing Safiyah Sohail in the second season of Batwoman? Why did Zachary Levi think Dwayne Johnson would make him miss out on being cast in the Shazam! movie? Was Suicide Squad ever R-rated? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. New York Comic-Con is going virtual this year with MCM Comic-Con Online, and here’s what’s scheduled...
Tags: New York, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Spider-Man, Suicide Squad, Harley Quinn, Batwoman, Birds Of Prey, Las Vegas, Batman, Thor, Avengers, Cw, Shazam, Ultron, Comic Book/Superhero


Why Shazam!'s Zachary Levi Thought The Rock Would Prevent Him From Landing The Role

It's hard to imagine anyone else in the role.
Tags: Religion, Zachary Levi