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‘Girl Meets World’ Casts Teo Halm As Cory And Topanga’s Son

Meet Elliot Matthews!

A little while back we had the pleasure of meeting Rowan Blanchard, the new star of the Boy Meets World spin-off show Girl Meets World. We all pretty much loved this casting decision; Rowan def looks part-Cory, part-Topanga, lol. Today we have some news about the actor who’ll be playing her older brother. Click inside to learn more about Teo Halm!
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Carrie Fisher Reveals That She Will Play Princess Leia In ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ [UPDATE]

YES!

Last month we learned that Harrison Ford will reprise his role as Han Solo in the upcoming new Star Wars film and Mark Hamill is in talks to reprise his role as Luke Skywalker in the film … today we learn from Carrie Fisher herself that she will be reprising her iconic role as Princess Leia in the film as well. In comments made to Palm Beach Illustrated, Fisher reveals her return to the Star Wars universe and she explains in what capacity she will appear in the film. Click below to read exactly what she said. More »

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New ‘Justice League’ Movie Rumors Claim Christian Bale Will Reprise His Role As Batman

Christopher Nolan signs on to Produce the Film?!

Late last year we learned that DC Comics is planning to bring the Justice League to the big screen in 2015 and that a new Batman film franchise MAY come to the big screen in 2016 … but new movie rumors making the rounds now cast that new Batman franchise rumor in doubt. According to a new report, Christopher Nolan is rumored to have a hand in producing the Justice League movie … and apparently, Christian Bale will reprise his role as Batman in the film. HMMM. If Bale is Batman again in 2015, does it make sense to reboot the franchise with a new actor playing the Batman role in 2016? More »

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Halle Berry Will Reprise Her ‘X-Men’ Role In ‘Days Of Future Past’

A Storm is Coming

Academy Award-winning actress Halle Berry has confirmed that she will reprise her role as Storm / Ororo Munroe in the upcoming prequel sequel film X-Men: Days of Future Past. As you may know, Berry originated the role of Storm in the first X-Men film that was released back in 2000 (which was directed by Bryan Singer). She appeared in that film’s sequels but was not seen in the most recent X-Men film X-Men: First Class. While promoting her new film The Call (in theaters this month), Halle confirmed rumors that she would be squeezing back into her superhero suit to portray Storm in Days of Future Past (also directed by Bryan Singer). Click below to watch video of Halle making the confirmation. More »

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First Look: ‘Downton Abbey’ Season 4 Releases Its First Promo Image

Plus Shirley MacLaine & 6 New Actors will Join the Season 4 Cast

Holy Shizz, y’all. We may have gotten a lot of GREAT Downton Abbey stuff to gawk at yesterday but today … dude, there is so much more. ITV has released the first official promo photo from the upcoming 4th season of Downton Abbey which features Lady Mary Crawley and a new castmember … who can it be? Click below to find out. Additionally, we learn today that the fabulous Shirley MacLaine will reprise her Downton role in season 4 and will be joined by SIX new castmembers! AHHH! If you’ve yet to see the season finale of Downton Abbey season 3 you might want to skip the info below but … DUDE, GET WITH THE PROGRAM, CATCH UP AND CLICK BELOW! More »

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Filming Begins On ‘Downton Abbey’ Season 4, A Character Is Laid To Rest & Another Is On The Way Out

SPOILERS SPOILERS SPOILERS

Last month we learned that Downton Abbey is looking to cast a new leading man for the upcoming 4th season to replace … well, someone. Even tho the season 3 finale of Downton Abbey aired weeks ago (here in the US, months ago in the UK and abroad), I’m hesitant to say too much just in case some of y’all still don’t know who was killed off on the show. SO, I’ll do my best not to spoil anything in this opening paragraph. I will tease, tho, that filming production has begun on Downton season 4 and in the photos below you can see the sad result of the shocking last scene of the season 3 finale ep. Additionally, another Downton Abbey castmember is leaving the show … you can find out which castmember will NOT be returning to Downton Abbey when the 4th season of the show returns later this year. More »

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Ryan Murphy Says Kathy Bates’s Character On ‘American Horror Story’ Season 3 Will Be Really, Really Bad

“Her [character] is a bad, bad woman!”

Yesterday we learned the pretty spectacular news that actress Kathy Bates has signed on to star in the upcoming third season of American Horror Story. Today we learn from AHS creator/writer Ryan Murphy himself that Bates‘s character on the show will be bad … really, really bad … like the baddest ever. These new comments were made by Ryan in an interview with TVLine and it sounds like he went out of his way to let us know that Kathy‘s character will be, like, seriously bad. HMMM. Click below to read exactly what he has to say on the matter. More »

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First Look: ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Shows Off Its Mary Jane Watson While Spider-Man Hangs Around

MJ in the Hizzay

So, there’s quite a bit of news going around regarding the filming of the sequel film The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in NYC this week. We learned yesterday that star Andrew Garfield was spotted in costume on set, then earlier today we got our first look at the first teaser poster for the film. Right now, we get to see photos of Spider-Man hanging around on set while Garfield films scenes with his new on-screen love interest Shailene Woodley, who, we learned last October, has been cast as Mary Jane Watson. The cat spider’s out of the bag regarding filming production so … away we go! More »

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Prince Jackson Scores A Guest-Starring Role On ’90210′

A Star is Born ... then Becomes a TV Star

Last week we learned that 16-year old Prince Michael Joseph Jackson, the first born child of the late Michael Jackson, secured a job as an entertainment reporter for Entertainment Tonight and today we learn that he has new employment to add to his already growing resumé. The little Prince nabbed a guest-starring role on the CW series 90210. Jackson will NOT be playing himself on the show, instead he’ll be playing the role of a young trauma victim … or something like that. Click below to learn more. More »

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Kathy Bates Joins The Cast Of ‘American Horror Story’ Season 3

Wow!!!

Last month we learned about some early casting for the forthcoming third season of American Horror Story on FX and today we learn that casting of the new season has hit a new high. The amazing Academy Award-winning actress Kathy Bates has signed on to appear on AHS 3 this Fall! I mean … we already know that Jessica Lange will be back for another season and now we can look forward to seeing her go head to head with Kathy Bates? The new season hasn’t even started filming production yet and I’m already certain it’s going to be the best yet. Wow! More »

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