Updates to Shang-Chi, The Walking Dead and more
the Pet Sematist prequel found a few more stars. Denis Villeneuve is delighted to find the world of Dune. Nia DaCosta dives into the history of Candy in a new BTS short film. In addition, delight the photos of What we do in the shadowsreturn of season three. Spoilers, far away!
Pet Sematary Prequel
Deadline reports Samantha Mathis and Henry Thomas have joined the cast of the upcoming Pet Sematist prequel in undisclosed roles.
Deadline also has word Alana Boden will play the main character in Screen Gems’ upcoming horror thriller The bride, according to rumors, “inspired by Bram Stoker’s Dracula. However, “details of its plot and the role played by Boden are being kept under wraps.”
In a recent interview with La Repubblica (translated by IGN), Denis Villeneuve revealed that Zendaya’s character, Chani, will be the main protagonist of Dune Part II.
I am honored to bring two talents to the screen [Timothée Chalamet and Zendaya] that are so explosive, and I can’t wait to shoot part two of Dune to put them back together. Knowing that in the next chapter, Zendaya will be the protagonist of the story.
Hotel Transylvania: Transformania
Although no release date has been given, Variety reports the latest Hotel Transylvania the movie goes now skip cinemas completely and instead premiered on Amazon Prime.
The green knight
Even though A24 has just promoted a “A knight. Only.Home screening of the film for Wednesday, August 18, the studio revealed yesterday that The green knight will be available to rent online through Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, Google Play, YouTube, Vudu, Fandango Now, Redbox, etc. from Thursday August 19.
Rob Zombie shared new behind-the-scenes character sculptures from The Munsters on Instagram.
Prisoners of Ghost Country
The last Prisoners of Ghost Country the poster (courtesy Bloody-Disgusting) includes a quote from star Nicolas Cage, himself.
Venom: let there be carnage
There is a pair of new Venom: let there be carnage posters.
Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings
A new clip shows Shang-Chi fighting ninjas on the scaffolding of a skyscraper.
#ShangChi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is Marvel’s first Asian superhero movie and the first Marvel movie you’ve only gotten to see in theaters since. #Spider Man Far from home. September 3.
Tickets are on sale NOW: https://t.co/ORRyDW0NBa@SimuLiu + @Awkwafina star in this exclusive clip. pic.twitter.com/WwURyb7D1E
– Fandango (@Fandango) August 16, 2021
Nia DaCosta discusses her story with the Candy series in two new featurettes.
After a viral outbreak causes the downfall of civilization, a former FBI agent (Jonathan Rhys-Meyers) must protect a disease-immune girl (Ruby Modine) from a gangster (John Malkovich) determined to collect her blood in the caravan for The survivor – with Lori Petty and Julian Sands.
What we do in the shadows
There are six new What we do in the shadows character posters ahead of the premiere of its third season.
The walking dead
Spoiler TV has pictures of “Acheron, Part I” – the eleventh season premiere of The walking dead. Go there to find out more.
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