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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...

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...

New Thirteenth Doctor Who Companions Revealed

We had known since it was announced last year that the cast of Doctor Who was going to move on with the arrival of a new Doctor. Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor Who was revealed last July, but we had yet to discover who her companions were going to be moving forward with the Thirteenth Doctor. Today it was announced by BBC who will be joining Jodie...

Hiroyuki Sanada Joins Westworld

Today TV Guide reported that there will be a new addition to the Westworld Season 2 cast. Hiroyuki Sanada, known for his work in this year’s Life, The Wolverine, and Lost, will be joining the series in a reoccurring role. Considering that Samurai World was briefly touched upon last season, it is safe to say that his role will be integral...