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Ruby Rose is Batwoman!

Today The CW announced that they have found their Batwoman in Ruby Rose! It was revealed at SDCC that the character would be debuting during the next Arrowverse crossover, but the search has been on for the past couple of months to find the perfect person to play the character. Now she has been found. In Batwoman, armed with a passion for...

Scarlett Johansson Pulls Out of Rub & Tug

Scarlett Johansson pulls out of Rub & Tug It was revealed today that Scarlett Johansson has pulled out of Rub & Tug after enduring a massive, much-deserved backlash about her being cast as Dante “Tex” Gill. Gill was a trans massage parlor owner and it was that particular detail that sparked the outcry concerning her...

Diane Lane to Star in Y: The Last Man Pilot

Y: The Last Man finally has its cast The cast of FX Networks adaptation of Y: The Last Man was revealed today by Deadline. Diane Lane has been cast along with Barry Koeoghan, Imogen Poots, Lashana Lynch, Juliana Canfield, and Marin Ireland. Lane will be playing Senator Jennifer Brown, the mother of Koeoghan’s Yorick Brown. Poots will be...

Regina King Joins Watchmen Cast

Regina King joins Watchmen cast Today it was revealed that Regina King will be joining the much-anticipated pilot for HBO’s Watchmen adaptation. She will be joining an ensemble cast with Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Adelaide Clemens, and Andrew Howard. No official news has been released concerning who they will be...

Gong Li, Jet Li to Join Disney’s Mulan

Gong Li and Jet Li join Donnie Yen and Liu Yifei in Disney’s Mulan The Hollywood Reporter reported today that Gong Li and Jet Li, two major Chinese stars, will be joining the cast of Disney’s live-action Mulan. This comes a day after the announcement that Donnie Yen was joining the cast. Jet Li is currently in final talks to play the...

Donnie Yen Joins Cast of Disney’s Mulan

Donnie Yen has joined the cast of Disney’s Mulan Deadline reported today that Donnie Yen (Rogue One) will be joining the cast of Disney’s live-action Mulan. Yen will be playing Commander Tung, a mentor and teacher to Mulan. It’s really exciting to see Yen’s relationship with Disney grow. This will be Yen’s second big...

Hugh Laurie joins the cast of Hulu’s Catch-22

Hugh Laurie will be joining the cast of Hulu’s Catch-22 Hulu announced today that Golden Globe Award-winning actor Hugh Laurie has joined the cast of Hulu’s Original limited series Catch-22 from Paramount Television, Anonymous Content, George Clooney and Grant Heslov. Hugh Laurie has been cast as Major de Coverley in the limited...

Disney’s Mulan Has Found Its Lead

Today it was announced via an exclusive from The Hollywood Reporter that Disney has found its lead in their live-action adaptation of Mulan. After an extensive year long search for the perfect actress, it was announced that Chinese actress Liu Yifei had been selected for the role of Mulan. The qualifications for the role were extensive. Disney...