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Edgar Wright to Direct Robot Tale Set My Heart to Five

Edgar Wright will direct an adaptation of the upcoming book Set My Heart to Five for Focus Features and Working Title Films, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film will be based on the sci-fi novel by Simon Stephenson, who will adapt the script. Set My Heart to Five (pre-order at Amazon) is schedule to be published …

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The High Note Trailer Featuring Dakota Johnson and Tracee Ellis Ross

Focus Features has revealed the trailer and poster for The High Note, opening in theaters on Friday, May 8, 2020. The film stars Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Ice Cube, Zoe Chao, Eddie Izzard, Bill Pullman, and Diplo. The High Note is set in the dazzling world of the LA music scene and is the story …

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Bill Pullman, Eddie Izzard and Diplo Join Covers

Bill Pullman, Eddie Izzard and Diplo are the latest to join the cast of Covers, the upcoming comedy from Focus Features and Working Title. They join the previously-announced Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross and Ice Cube in the comedy set among the talent, fame, and fast-paced world of Hollywood’s music scene. Covers is directed by …

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The Cats Poster Says That You Will Believe

In addition to the first trailer, Universal Pictures has debuted the first Cats poster that features the tagline, “You Will Believe.” You can view the full Cats poster in the gallery below. Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech, Les Misérables, The Danish Girl) transforms Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-shattering stage musical into a breakthrough cinematic event. Cats …

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Cats Trailer Previews the Big Screen Adaptation!

The Cats trailer was supposed to launch on Friday, but Universal Pictures is giving fans an early look today at the big screen adaptation opening in theaters on December 20, 2019. Watch the Cats trailer below, and in case you missed it, you can still view a behind-the-scenes clip here as well. Oscar-winning director Tom …

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Ice Cube Has Been Cast in Focus Features’ Covers

Focus Features announced today that Ice Cube (Boyz n the Hood, Ride Along) will join the cast of Covers, their new film with Working Title. Set among the talent, fame, and fast-paced world of Hollywood’s music scene, which Ice Cube knows of first-hand, Covers is directed by Late Night director Nisha Ganatra with a screenplay …

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Universal and Working Title Start Production on Cats Film

Universal Pictures and Working Title announced today that principal photography has begun on the Cats film. The groundbreaking new musical film is an adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s global stage-musical sensation and the poems from Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats by T.S. Eliot. The film stars Tony- and Emmy-winning actor and host James Corden …

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New Mary Queen of Scots Trailer with Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie

Focus Features has debuted a new Mary Queen of Scots trailer. The film, starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie, will open in New York and Los Angeles theaters this Friday, December 7th, before expanding on December 21st. Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart (Ronan). Queen of France at 16 and …

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Lily James and Armie Hammer to Star in Ben Wheatley’s Rebecca

Acclaimed British director Ben Wheatley (Kill List, High Rise) has signed on to direct a new adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s classic, romantic, gothic thriller Rebecca, written by screenwriter Jane Goldman (Kingsman series, X-Men: First Class). Lily James and Armie Hammer will star in the Working Title Films and Netflix project. The movie tells the story of a newly-married young …

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Idris Elba to Play Macavity in the Cats Movie

Idris Elba is in final negotiations to play the master criminal Macavity in the Cats movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Elba will be joining a cast that includes Jennifer Hudson (Dreamgirls), Taylor Swift, James Corden and Ian McKellen. Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech) will direct Working Title Films’ big screen adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit musical. Hooper is helming …

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Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, James Corden and Ian McKellen to Star in Cats Movie

Jennifer Hudson (Dreamgirls), Taylor Swift, James Corden and Ian McKellen have reportedly been cast in Working Title Films’ Cats movie. Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech) will direct the big screen adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit musical. Filming is scheduled to begin in the UK in November. Hooper is helming from a screenplay by Lee Hall (Billy Elliott). …

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