Evan Peters Scores "Elvis and Nixon"

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Evan Peters Scores "Elvis and Nixon"

Evan Peters ("X-Men: Days of Future Past," "American Horror Story") has scored a role in the indie historical drama "Elvis And Nixon". Hanala Sagal, Joey Sagal and Cary Elwes penned the film.

The story follows an odd 1970 meeting between Elvis Presley (Michael Shannon) and President Richard Nixon (Kevin Spacey). Peters will play Dwight Chapin, the White House aide who helped organize the meeting after Elvis showed up on the White House lawn one morning. 


Britne Oldford To Cast "Flash"

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Canadian actress Britne Oldford ("Skins," "American Horror Story") has been cast as Lashawn Baez on The CW's "Flash".  Lashawn Baez is apparently based on the DC Comics character Shawna Baez, better known as the reluctant teleporting villain Peek-A-Boo.

Oldford will reportedly play the girlfriend to Micah Parker's character, an Iron Heights inmate who convinces his significant other to break him out of prison and use her powers to pull off one last heist.

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John Travolta Casts Robert Shapiro For FX

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John Travolta Casts Robert Shapiro For FX

John Travolta is returning to the small screen for his first TV series gig since "Welcome Back, Kotter". Travolta is set to play lawyer Robert Shapiro in FX's highly anticipated “American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson".

Following the format of creator Ryan Murphy's other FX show, "American Horror Story," this ten-episode first instalment in the "American Crime Story" anthology series will explore the O.J. Simpson trial and the media circus that surrounded it.

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Lionsgate Gets Danielle Vega's "The Merciless"

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Lionsgate has acquired film rights to Danielle Vega's upcoming horror novel "The Merciless" and set "Pretty Little Liars" creator Marlene King to adapt the novel.

Inspired by real events, the story follows a new girl at a small-town high school who is taken in by the popular clique, only to have them compel her into joining them in a dangerous exorcism of a punky, rebellious classmate.


Box-Office Report This Week

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Box-Office Report This Week

It was a great weekend at the box-office for Sandra Bullock and Tom Hanks, but not for anyone else.

Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" held onto the top spot for the second weekend in a row with a whopping $44.3 million, dropping a mere 20% from its record-breaking debut last weekend. After just ten days, it has managed a $123.4 million domestic gross and a $68 million overseas gross.

The Tom Hanks-led "Captain Phillips" opened to strong reviews and a very healthy $26 million - that's ...