Doctor Who spoilers: BBC REJECTED Hollywood star in shock casting 'They were like, Um, no'

Whoopi Goldberg has let slip she asked Doctor Who executives if she could play the first female Time Lord. The 63-year-old Hollywood actress spoke of her ambition to portray the legendary character on David Tennant’s podcast. However, the mother-of-one was rejected by BBC bosses, who later gave the role to British actress Jodie Whittaker. Recounting […]

TVLine Items: Hamilton Star's Sitcom, Designated Survivor Casting and More

Leslie Odom Jr. is turning ABC into the room — er, network — where it happens. The Tony-winning actor (Broadway’s Hamilton) is set to star in and executive-produce an untitled comedy series at the Alphabet network, inspired by real-life couple Pastor Touré Roberts and Pastor Sarah Jakes Roberts, who preach at a Los Angeles church. […]

Line Of Duty season 5 spoilers: BBC CONFIRM Balaclava Man casting – 'It's explosive'

The last season of Line Of Duty delivered a shock twist for fans of the show as menacing villain Balaclava Man was unveiled as the Balaclava Men. In the new series the organised crime group Balaclava Men will continue to fuel speculation they are under the direct command of the shadowy figure known only as […]

Casting Bits: John Lithgow as Roger Ailes in Fox News Movie, Lauren Ambrose in M. Night Shyamalan’s Apple Series and More

Casting news is happening! In this edition of Casting Bits, we’ve rounded up the latest casting news for your reading pleasure. John Lithgow has joined Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie in Annapurna’s Fox News movie; Lauren Ambrose will star in M. Night Shyamalan‘s Apple series; and Castle Rock‘s Jane Levy is climbing aboard Netflix’s new anthology series What/If. […]

‘Searching’ Director Talks Inspirations, Insane Challenges, and Casting John Cho [Interview]

Searching, an innovative new thriller about a father’s quest to find his missing teenage daughter, plays out entirely across computer screens and cell phones. That might sound like a gimmick, but aside from being an immersive way to tell this specific story, it has the effect of forcing us to reckon with the ways we […]

James Bond 25: ‘Danny Boyle quit after Bond villain casting CLASH with Daniel Craig’

On Tuesday evening James Bond producers and Craig announced that Boyle had left Bond 25 over “creative differences.” And now a source has revealed the director’s decision to leave was over whether to cast Tomasz Kot as the Bond villain. The Polish actor stars in Cold War, which is released later this month, however it’s […]

James Bond 25 casting call: TWO villains and Bond girl descriptions for Daniel Craig’s 007

This December Danny Boyle’s James Bond 25 starts shooting at Pinewood Studios. However apart from Craig, the film’s title, plot and cast remain very much a mystery. But now Bond site MI6 HQ have come across a casting call for Bond 25’s main villain, a female role – likely a Bond girl – and a […]

Casting Bits: Ben Affleck, Julianne Moore, Ralph Fiennes, Michael C. Hall, ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ and More

A whole bunch of casting news happened this week, and we went ahead and rounded it all up for you in one spot. You’re welcome! In this edition of Casting Bits: Ben Affleck and more join Anne Hathaway in Dee Rees new movie The Last Thing He Wanted. Julianne Moore will co-star with Amy Adams […]

Superhero Bits: Deadpool Meets The Proposal, Nightwing Casting Rumor Debunked & More

Who is not the front runner to play Nightwing? What is the Rotten Tomatoes score for Deadpool 2? Who has been controlling Stan Lee‘s social media accounts? Have you played the Avengers: Infinity War mash-up with Fortnite before it ends tomorrow? What new characters are coming to the new season of Young Justice? What is […]

Casting Bits: Martin Freeman, Ewan McGregor, Eiza Gonzales, and More

In this edition of Casting Bits: Catherine Zeta-Jones (Chicago) joins a Facebook Watch show Martin Freeman (Black Panther) will star in an espionage thriller Ralph Fiennes (Harry Potter) boards a new drama Eiza González (Baby Driver) signs on for the Kung Fury movie And many more! Sherlock star Martin Freeman is joining an espionage thriller called The Operative, […]