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Prequel to ‘The Omen’ in the Works

20th Century Fox is working on a prequel to The Omen, released forty years ago, which will be titled The First Omen.     Antonio Campos is in negotiations to direct the film. Campos is an indie filmmaker who directed the Sundance movie Christine.   

The original film was directed by Richard Donner and starred Gregory Peck. It spawned two sequels, a series of novels, a remake in 2006, and most recently the Fox TV series Damien, which is helmed by Glen Mazzara (The Walking Dead).

The script for the prequel is written by Ben Jacoby.  David Goyer and Kevin Turen of Phantom Four are producing. read more

New Trailer For INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE & Earth Day Celebration

In celebration of Earth Day, Fox is having a special deal on the original Independence Day film. They have also released a new trailer for their upcoming sequel. You can view the new trailer and complete details on everything below.

To help us all defend our planet, for a limited time, the original INDEPENDENCE DAY (1996) movie will be available for only $0.99, with all of Fox’s net proceeds being donated to Earth Day Network! Get your $0.99 download of ID4 here: http://bitly.com/1qWSDvc. Fans can also participate in a global # IndependenceDayLive Earth Day Watch Party, starting at 4pm PT by following # IndependenceDayLive and @IndependenceDay.  read more

‘Wayward Pines’ Creepy New Poster For Season 2 Released

 Key art for Fox’s season two of Wayward Pines was release today on EW.com.   The creepy image features a baby hand grasping the hand of an “Abbie,” the word the locals call mutant humans who haunt the forest beyond Wayward Pines. The series takes place in the scary looking future of the year 4028. The Abbies forced the town into hiding after they discovered their existence.

Season two will feature two new leads, including Jason Patric and Djimon Hounsou. Nimrat Kaur, Josh Helman, and Kacey Rohl have also been added to the cast.   Returning cast members include Tom Stevens, Terrence Howard, Carla Gugino, Toby Jones, Melissa Leo, Tim Griffin, Shannyn Sossamon, and Charlie Tahan. read more

The Truth Is STILL Out There “The X-Files” – The Event Series Hits Blu-ray & DVD June 14

 

“THE X-FILES” – THE EVENT SERIES

The Truth Is STILL Out There on Blu-ray & DVD on June 14

 

The Complete Series Boxset Featuring Every Season on Blu-ray Also Available

 

“The X-Files”  – The Event Series

Almost 14 years after the original series run, the next mind-bending chapter of “The X-Files”™ is a thrilling, six-episode event series from creator/executive producer Chris Carter, with stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson reinhabiting their roles as iconic FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully. Mitch Pileggi also returns as FBI Assistant Director Walter Skinner, Mulder and Scully’s boss, who walks a fine line between loyalty to these investigators and accountability to his superiors. This marks the momentous return of the Emmy®- and Golden Globe® Award-winning pop culture phenomenon, which remains one of the longest-running sci-fi series in network television history. read more

‘Lucifer’ Renewed for a Second Season by Fox

Fox has renewed ‘Lucifer’ for a second season.  Warner Bros. TV and Jerry Bruckheimer TV produce the series, which is based on characters created by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth and Mike Dringenberg DC Entertainment’s Vertigo.  Tom Kapinos, who wrote and executive produced the pilot, serves as an executive consultant on the series, which is excutive produced by  Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, Ildy Modrovich and Joe Henderson.  Len Wiseman is an executive producer as well, and a director on the show.   ‘Lucifer’ stars  Tom Ellis, Lauren German and Kevin Alejandro. read more

Returning Cast Confirmed for ‘Scream Queens’ & Details on Season 2

During the ‘Scream Queen’s panel at PaleyFest, it was confirmed that Jamie Lee Curtis, Keke Palmer, Abigail Breslin, Billie Lourde, and Glenn Powell will be reprising their roles in Season 2.   Emma Roberts, Lea Michele and Niecy Nash, along with co-creator and executive producer Brad Falchuck were already confirmed as returning to Fox’s horror anthology series.

Falchuck gave a few details of season two, saying that it was in it’s early stages of writing and will take place in a hospital.  He said, “Dean Munsch has moved on to great success, she’s abolished the Greek system in the country…she’s written her book, she’s traveled the world, and is like, ‘I need a new mission.'”   She is goes into the health care field, deciding to purchase a hospital and “runs the hospital the way she sees fit,” and takes cases that seem incurable –  “cases that no one else will take.”  He said that great thinkers and medical students will be drawn to the hospital, including Zaday, who graduated from Wallace College and is training to be a physician under Dean Munsch. read more

Alfonso Herrera & Ben Daniels Cast in Fox’s EXORCIST Pilot

Alfonso Herrera (Sense8, The Chosen) and Ben Daniels (House of Cards) has been cast in the upcoming Fox Pilot based on  William Blatty’s “Exorcist.”    Jeremy Slater (Fantastic Four) has written the screenplay, which is said to be a modern reinvention of the book.    William Friedkin’s classic horror film was was most famous adaptation of the book to date.   

The story will follows  Father Tomas Ortega (Herrera) and Father Marcus Lang (Daniels) as they take on the case of a family suffering from demonic possession.   Father Thomas is a warm, compassionate and selfless leader of a tiny church, while Father Marcus is a holy warrior, fighting evil in a capacity that the church no longer recognizes.    read more

‘The Exorcist’ Drama Pilot Coming to Fox

Morgan Creek Productions, which owns the rights to the ‘Exorcist’ drama series project, has struck a deal for a pilot on Fox.   Jeremy Slater (Fantastic Four) wrote the project in summer 2013, which was right around the 40th anniversary of the movie adaptation by William Friedkin.

The TV series is described as “a propulsive, serialized psychological thriller following two very different men tackling one family’s case of horrifying demonic possession and confronting the face of true evil.” read more