The Apprentice 2018: Lord Sugar lifts the lid on Piers Morgan cameo – 'He wouldn't last!'

Lord Alan Sugar and Good Morning Britain host Piers Morgan regularly go at each other on social media, firing insults left, right and centre on Twitter. But will their war of words cross-over to The Apprentice when the hit BBC show returns next week for its fourteenth season? At present, Baroness Karen Brady and Claude […]

Outlander: 6 Verra Good Reasons to Give Lord John His Own Spinoff Series

Warning: This post contains spoilers for the Outlanderverse, including but not limited to events that happen in the books and the Lord John novels/novellas. Proceed with caution, aye?  Perhaps we’ve gone a wee bit daft from the Droughtlander doldrums, but the news of Outlander‘s exact Season 4 start date has us pretty amped for the Starz series’ […]

Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ Series Hires ‘Star Trek 4’ and ‘Jungle Cruise’ Writers [TCA 2018]

Fans have been eager for any details they can get their hands on when it comes to the developing Lord of the Rings series in the works at Amazon. Now the series finally has a pair of writers on board the project that is being produced in in cooperation with the Tolkien Estate and Trust, HarperCollins […]

Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ show writers hail from ‘Star Trek’

Amazon is finally attaching some creative talent to its still-mysterious Lord of the Rings series, but it’s not who you might expect. The internet giant’s Jennifer Salke has revealed that writing duo JD Payne and Patrick McKay will develop the Tolkien-based Prime Video show. While their full roles aren’t clear just yet, their backgrounds are. […]

Ethan Hawke is Adapting ‘The Good Lord Bird’ For Blumhouse TV

In the era of the flashy McConaissance and the Keanussance, second acts are all the rage in Hollywood. But while no one has dubbed Ethan Hawke one of these Renaissance Men, Hawke has been quietly building one of the most interesting second acts in Hollywood. After a brief brush with leading man roles in the ’90s and early […]

Lord of the Rings REUNION: Hobbit stars pose in HILARIOUS photo with THIS Star Wars actor

It’s been 17 years since The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring hit cinemas and there’s only been a few reunions over the years. Now Hobbit stars Wood, Astin and Boyd, who played Hobbits Frodo, Samwise and Pippin in the fantasy trilogy have reunited in a new picture. The snap was posted […]

‘Lord of the Rings’ TV Series Reportedly Set to Follow Young Aragorn

Amazon’s very expensive Lord of the Rings TV series might focus on the days of young Aragorn, the character played by Viggo Mortensen in the films. At least, that’s the rumor floating around. Up until now, we’ve had very few details on Amazon’s Lord of the Rings TV series. In truth, all we really knew was that the […]

Hunting El Chapo: How ex-DEA agent took down world’s most wanted drug lord

PH/TIM CLARKE After three years tracking El Chapo, special agent Andrew Hogan got him But they say the eyes are a window on the soul and when I meet his gaze as we shake hands I can tell at once that this is someone who has confronted far bigger challenges than shifting an unlovely semi […]

The Hobbit actor SLAMS Lord of the Rings prequels ‘We were world’s highest paid EXTRAS’

Between 2012 and 2014 Peter Jackson followed up his epic Lord of the Rings trilogy by adapting JRR Tolkien’s prequel, The Hobbit. The narrative saw Bilbo Baggins travelling with a group of dwarfs and Gandalf the Grey, to reclaim their homeland from Smaug the dragon. With 13 actors playing the dwarfs it was always going […]

Daily Podcast: Rampage Reactions, Box Office, Jay and Silent Bob, MoviePass, Terminator, Talisman, and Lord of the Rings

On the April 5, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film news, including Rampage, Infinity War, Star Wars, MoviePass, The Accountant, Jay and Silent Bob, Terminator, The Talisman, and Lord of the Rings. You can subscribe to /Film Daily […]