Dwayne Johnson

Jumanji: Dwayne Johnson shared concept art from the upcoming Jumanji sequel, showcasing Dr. Bravestone, the character he'll be playing. Kevin Hart, Jack Black, Nick Jonas and Karen Gillan will also star. [Instagram]


EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK: Concept art of my #JUMANJI character. "The Smoldering" Dr. Bravestone. (not sure where my pecs went;). This is gonna be fun.. Me, @kevinhart4real, Jack Black, @NickJonas and the Ginger Assassin @karengillanofficial can't wait to "play the game that plays you". #JUMANJI #DrBravestone #KingOfTheSmolder #TheAdventureContinues ?? * JUMANJI Costume Designer Laura Jean Shannon

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Trish Sie, Elizabeth Banks

Pitch Perfect 3: Recently, Elizabeth Banks decided not to direct Pitch Perfect 3 due to scheduling issues, which created an opening that has now been filled by Step Up All In director Trish Sie. Banks (above with Sie) will still be appearing in the film, along with returning stars Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson and Brittany Snow. The sequel is due for release on December 22, 2017. [Variety]


Jackie Chan

Academy Awards: Jackie Chan (above), film editor Anne V. Coates (Erin Brockovich), casting director Lynn Stalmaster (The Right Stuff) and documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman (In Jackson Heights) will receive honorary awards from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The awards will be presented on November 12. [Oscars.org]



Elle Trailer: Isabelle Huppert stars in a new trailer for Elle. Directed by Paul Verhoeven (Basic Instinct), the movie follows a woman who decides to track down her rapist. Look for it in theaters on November 11. [Movieclips]