R.I.P. Anita Ekberg and Taylor Negron

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R.I.P. Anita Ekberg and Taylor Negron

The world lost two famous supporting screen talents this weekend. Firstly, comedian and famed character actor Taylor Negron died at the age of 57 after a long battle with cancer. You may not recognise the name, but his deadpan delivery and complete lack of fear about tackling all sorts of topics will long be remembered.

Negron is best known for numerous bit roles in various films and TV shows including "Fast Times at Ridgemont High," "The Last Boy Scout," "Easy Money," "River's Edge," ...


Ivan Banquero Joins "Shannara" Series

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Ivan Banquero Joins "Shannara" Series

Spanish actress Ivan Banquero ("Pan's Labyrinth") has joined the cast of the fantasy drama series "Shannara" on MTV. Based on the famed novels by Terry Brooks, filming begins next month in New Zealand.

Baquero will play Eretria, a human from the wrong side of the tracks who uses her wits to survive within the magic-endowed Shannara clan. “Smallville” show runners Alfred Gough and Miles Millar will executive produce.

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Trailer of "Only Lovers Left Alive"

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Trailer of "Only Lovers Left Alive"

Famed art house director Jim Jarmusch tackles the vampire genre with "Only Lovers Left Alive," a story about two vamps (Tom Hiddleston, Tilda Swinton) who have been in love for centuries and reunite after he grows depressed. Soon after, the female vamp's sister (Mia Wasikowska) arrives and disrupts their reunion.

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"Deadpool" Movie Ready To Go

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"Deadpool" Movie Ready To Go

Tim Miller is a visual effects specialist who worked on multiple "X-Men" movies, and is the director attached to the long-gestating "Deadpool" movie. He has also confirmed star Ryan Reynolds' recent comments that the film adaptation of the famed mercenary comic character is moving forward, albeit slowly.

Screenwriters Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick ("Zombieland," "G.I. Joe Retaliation") have turned in a new and well-regarded draft of the script, those involved are ready to make it - it' ...


Alex Litvak Set To Pen "The Art of War"

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Alex Litvak Set To Pen "The Art of War"

Alex Litvak ("Predators," "The Three Musketeers") is set to pen a historical action adventure film based around Sun Tzu's "The Art of War" for Legendary East.

Tzu was a famed general around 500 B.C., with 'Art' his take on military strategy - in the process becoming one of the most famous books of all time.

Ryan Condal penned the previous script, but Litvak has come onboard for a page one re-write. Vincent Newman will produce.

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