Star Wars fans can rejoice because Darth Vader is officially making a return in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The news was revealed by Entertainment Weekly who revealed that the big bad of the original trilogy will indeed have a pivotal role to play in Rogue One. Best of all, original voice actor James Earl Jones is returning to voice Darth Vader one more time. As previously revealed, the Star Wars spinoff is centred on a group of Rebels who are sent on a mission to steal the plans of the dreaded Death Star. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story opens in mid-December 2016.
Noomi Rapace Returns For Alien Sequel
Prometheus star, Noomi Rapace is returning for Alien: Covenant after all. Despite not being mentioned in the production of the sequel, it seems Rapace will be returning for Ridley Scott’s follow-up to the film. According to the early synopsis, Alien: Covenant will revolve around a new group of explorers who discover David, the android from Prometheus, who is the ‘sole inhabitant’ of an uncharted planet.
Eli Roth To Helm Death Wish
The remake to the classic film, Death Wish has finally found the director to helm the project. Eli Roth, will take on directorial duties for the remake, which will star Bruce Willis. The film will reportedly stick close to the original film, revolving around a father who goes on a killing spree, hunting down those responsible for killing his family. The original Death Wish starred the late Charles Bronson in the lead.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Synopsis Revealed
Set to the backdrop of ‘Awesome Mixtape #2,’ Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favourite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel cinematic universe continues to expand.
HBO Cans Vinyl
Vinyl, the original series produced by HBO and created by the creative minds of Mick Jagger, Martin Scorsese, Rich Cohen and Terence Winter will not be returning for a second season. The big-budget series based on the recording industry starred Bobby Cannavale and Olivia Wilde. Despite not garnering the ratings it expected, Vinyl though did have a pretty good soundtrack. Unfortunately that wasn’t enough to convince HBO to take a chance on a follow-up season despite plans to retool Vinyl S2.