J.J. Abrams News

Mark Hamill Reveals Details from Set of STAR WARS
by Movies News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

In an all-new red carpet interview with BBC News, Mark Hamill shared details on the highly anticipated upcoming STAR WARS installment. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Mark Hamill Debuts Luke Skywalker Look from STAR WARS: EPISODE VII
by BWW Special Coverage - Jul 24, 2014

Despite the air-tight security surrounding STAR WARS: EPISODE VII, Mark Hamill took a break from shooting to attend the premiere of Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY - inadvertently giving viewers a first glimpse at Luke Skywalker's look in J.J. Abrams' upcoming film. Check out photos from the premiere below! (more...)

Benedict Cumberbatch Interested in Taking on BATMAN
by Movies News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

If Ben Affleck as Batman doesn't work out, Benedict Cumberbatch is willing to give it a shot. (more...)

Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood Join HBO's WESTWORLD Adaptation
by TV News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

TVGuide reports that Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood have saddled up for J.J. Abrams' WESTWORLD on HBO. (more...)

Details Revealed for John Boyega's STAR WARS Character
by Movies News Desk - Jul 21, 2014

Badass Digest shares details about the character that actor John Boyega will portray in the film. (more...)

VIDEO: J.J. Abrams Reveals X-Wing Starfighter from STAR WARS EPISODE VII!
by Movies News Desk - Jul 21, 2014

On the set of STAR WARS: EPISODE VII, director J.J. Abrams announced the chance for fans to win an advance private screening of the highly anticipated film! (more...)

The Houston Symphony to Perform Film Scores to Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness, 7/18-19
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

Movie fans have another way to experience two blockbuster favorites this summer. On July 18 and 19, the Houston Symphony will perform the film scores live on the Jones Hall stage as audiences watch director J.J. Abrams' mega-hits Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness on a huge screen suspended above the orchestra. The live musical performance will synchronize perfectly with the film and blend seamlessly with dialogue and sound-effects tracks, creating a truly unique and thrilling movie-watching experience, as audiences witness composer Michael Giacchino's masterful scores recreated live before their eyes. (more...)

Houston Symphony to Present New STAR TREK Films with Live Orchestra, 7/18-19
by Movies News Desk - Jul 11, 2014

Movie fans have another way to experience two blockbuster favorites this summer. On July 18 and 19, the Houston Symphony will perform the film scores live on the Jones Hall stage as audiences watch director J.J. Abrams' mega-hits Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness on a huge screen suspended above the orchestra. The live musical performance will synchronize perfectly with the film and blend seamlessly with dialogue and sound-effects tracks, creating a truly unique and thrilling movie-watching experience, as audiences witness composer Michael Giacchino's masterful scores recreated live before their eyes. (more...)

Rebecca Ferguson Lands Female Lead in MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 5
by Movies News Desk - Jul 09, 2014

According to Deadline, Golden Globe nominee Rebecca Ferguson (BBC's THE WHITE QUEEN) has landed the female lead in MISSION IMPOSSIBLE 5, set to be directed by Christopher McQuarrie, and written by video game scribe Will Staples. Alec Baldwin is also in talks to join the cast as the head of the CIA. (more...)

STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Adds Crystal Clarke and Pip Andersen to the Cast
by BWW News Desk - Jul 06, 2014

At the end of last year Lucasfilm and Disney invited all young aspiring actors to attend an open casting call for roles in J.J Abrams' Star Wars Episode VII. The casting calls spanned 11 cities across the US and UK and over 37,000 hopefuls attended, with a further 30,000 submitting applications online. (more...)

Photo Flash: Broadway's Krysta Rodriguez Guest Stars in IAN, Episode 3 - 'The Fly Goddess'
by BWW Special Coverage - Jul 03, 2014

Broadway diva and SMASH star Krysta Rodriguez is the fly-girl of Ian's dreams in Episode 3 of the Stage17.tv hit comedy web series IAN. (more...)

VIDEO: Krysta Rodriguez Guest Stars in IAN, Episode 3 - 'The Fly Goddess'
by TV News Desk - Jul 03, 2014

Broadway diva and SMASH star Krysta Rodriguez is the fly-girl of Ian's dreams in Episode 3 of the Stage17.tv hit comedy web series IAN. It's weird science in this Cronenberg-esque fantasy that pushes the boundaries and leaves everyone feeling a little bit sticky. Stage17.tv premiered 'The Fly Goddess' today, July 3, and you can watch the episode below! (more...)

Award-Winning Author Colum McCann Assaulted in New Haven
by BWW News Desk - Jul 02, 2014

It is reported that International Award-Winning Author, Colum McCann, was assaulted on Saturday at The Study at Yale Hotel and was treated at Yale-New Haven Hospital for 'significant' facial injuries. (more...)

WGN America Announces Multi-Channel Premiere Event For Original Drama MANHATTAN
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2014

WGN America and Tribune Studios, the flagship network and studio of Tribune Company (TRBAA:OTC), today announced a multi-channel premiere event for its captivating original scripted drama 'Manhattan,' produced by Lionsgate Television, Skydance Television, and Tribune Studios.The series will debut SUNDAY, July 27 (9:00 p.m. ET / 8:00 p.m. CT) on WGN America, and galvanize the collective power of Tribune Broadcastingwith encore telecasts on Tribune stations in 33 markets nationwide on premiere night, including WPIX/New York, KTLA/Los Angeles, WGN/Chicago, WPHL/Philadelphia and WDCW/Washington, DC. (more...)

VIDEO: Ross Evans, Katie McClellan & More in IAN, Episode 2 - 'A Light, Doll?'
by TV News Desk - Jun 27, 2014

Hardboiled P.I. Ian attempts to help a femme fatale in distress in "A Light, Doll?", episode 2 of the Stage17.tv original series Ian. Unfortunately, the only heat Ian's used to packing is his hot water bottle. Watch the episode below! (more...)

VIDEO: Ross Evans, Ariana Shore, Jake Epstein, Krysta Rodriguez and More in New Webseries IAN
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2014

STAGE17.tv presents the world premiere of Ian, a new web series about a 25-year old nerd who believes himself to be the handsome hero in the cinematic stories of his dreams. Unfortunately for Ian, Bogey he is not. Watch the first episode below! (more...)

UPDATE: Harrison Ford Undergoes Surgery on Left Leg; 'Doing Well' Confirms Rep
by Movies News Desk - Jun 19, 2014

'His surgery was successful and he will begin rehab shortly,' the publicist said in a statement. 'He's doing well and looks forward to returning to work.' (more...)

San Antonio Symphony and Majestic Theatre Announces Movie Concert Series; Tickets Go on Sale 6/20
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2014

In keeping with the San Antonio Symphony's long-standing partnership with the Majestic Theatre, the Symphony will introduce a new collaboration with a two-part movie concert series. This new concert series will take movie-watching experience to another level by featuring a full-length movie, "Star Trek Into Darkness," and an evening of classic Looney Tunes celebrated by "Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II," all with music scores accompanied live by the San Antonio Symphony. (more...)

Showtime to Load in ROADIES With Creators of WICKED, LOST and More
by TV News Desk - Jun 18, 2014

SHOWTIME has given a pilot production order to ROADIES, a comedy that follows the day-to-day life of a successful rock tour as seen through the eyes of music's unsung background players - the crew members who help get the show on the road. Cameron Crowe, who won an Oscar(R) for brilliantly chronicling the highs and lows of rock and roll life as witnessed by a Rolling Stone magazine cub reporter in his semi-autobiographical film Almost Famous, wrote and will direct the one-hour pilot (for a potential half-hour series). Crowe will executive produce with Emmy(R) and Tony(R) nominee Winnie Holzman (Huge, My So-Called Life, Wicked), who will serve as showrunner, as well as Emmy winners J.J. Abrams (Lost, Fringe, Person of Interest) and Bryan Burk (Lost, Fringe, Person of Interest). Kathy Lingg (Person of Interest, Revolution) is co-executive producer. ROADIES is produced by Bad Robot Productions, Vinyl Films and Dooley & Company Productions, in association with Warner Bros. Television. The announcement was made today by David Nevins, President, Showtime Networks Inc. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Amy Poehler, Tina Fey Star in New Comedy THE NEST
by Movies News Desk - Jun 17, 2014

Maya Rudolph will reunite with her former SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE co-stars, Tiny Fey and Amy Poehler, in Jason Moore's upcoming comedy THE NEST. (more...)

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