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Kate Beckinsale Replaces Isla Fisher in Upcoming Dark Comedy Series 'Guilty Party'

Kate Beckinsale has booked a new role!

The 47-year-old actress has signed on to star in the upcoming dark comedy series Guilty Party on Paramount+, Deadline reports.

Kate will be playing Beth Baker, “a discredited journalist desperate to salvage her career,” according to the series description. “She latches on to the story of a young mother sentenced to life in prison for maiming and murdering her husband, crimes she claims she didn’t commit. In trying to uncover the truth, Beth finds herself in over her head as she contends with Colorado gun-smugglers, clickbait culture, the doldrums of marriage and her own tarnished past.”

Originally, Isla Fisher was set to play Beth, but she had to drop out of the project due to pandemic-related circumstances.

This is now the second project Isla has had to be replaced in. Back in October, it was announced this actress will be replacing Isla in the upcoming comedy movie Unplugging.

Bad Bunny is the Latest Star to Join Brad Pitt in 'Bullet Train'!

Bad Bunny is heading to the big screen!

The 26-year-old Puerto Rican rapper has signed on to appear in the upcoming action thriller Bullet Train, Entertainment Tonight reports.

The movie is based on the popular Japanese novel “Maria Beetle” and it follows “a group of assassins with conflicting motives aboard a train in Tokyo.”

Bullet Train will feature an all-star cast that includes Brad Pitt, Joey King, Aaron Taylor Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Zazie Beetz, Michael Shannon, Logan Lerman, and Andrew Koji. Another star who is reportedly joining the cast is Lady Gaga, who will have a small supporting role.

This isn’t Bad Bunny‘s first acting role. He recently appeared in the new season of Netflix’s Narcos: Mexico and will be apart of the upcoming movie American Sole.

Isabella Gomez to Star in 'Head of The Class' Reboot Pilot for HBO Max

Isabella Gomez has a new show in the works!

The 22-year-old One Day at a Time actress has signed on to lead the pilot for the Head of The Class reboot for HBO Max, Deadline reports.

Isabella‘s casting reveals a gender-swap for the original comedy series that aired on ABC in the 1980s with the lead being played by Howard Hesseman.

Written by Amy Pocha and Seth Cohen, “the re-imagined Head of The Class revolves around a group of overachieving high school students who meet their greatest challenge — a first-time teacher, Alicia Adams (Gomez), who wants them to focus less on grades and more on experiencing life.”

Isabella‘s character Alicia is describe as a funny, smart, and blunt high school teacher, who thought she had it all figured out when she was in high school. Now as a first time teacher, Alicia is trying to figure out what she really wants in life.

The original Head of The Class ran on ABC from 1986 to 1991, and followed a group of students at the fictional Millard Fillmore High School in Manhattan and their history teacher Charlie Moore (Hesseman).

Isabella‘s casting on the Head of The Class reboot comes just days after it was revealed that One Day at a Time was cancelled by Pop.

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Warner Bros. Officially Confirms Mads Mikkelsen as Johnny Depp's Replacement in 'Fantastic Beasts 3'

It’s official – Mads Mikkelsen has joined the Harry Potter franchise!

The 55-year-old actor will be replacing Johnny Depp as Gellert Grindelwald in the upcoming Fantastic Beasts 3, Warner Bros. announced via IndieWire.

Johnny departed the film franchise after losing his libel case against The Sun earlier this month.

Mads is best known for his roles in the TV show Hannibal and movies Casino Royal and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. He also recently wrapped filming on Chaos Walking opposite Tom Holland and Daisy Ridley.

Fantastic Beasts 3 – also starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Ezra Miller, and Jude Law – is currently in production outside of London.

If you missed the news, Johnny is still making a massive salary for the third movie.

Nick Offerman & Mary Louise Parker to Play Colin Kaepernick's Adoptive Parents in Netflix Show

Netflix has cast Colin Kaepernick‘s parents in their new limited series!

Nick Offerman and Mary-Louise Parker have been cast as the 33-year-old former NFL player’s parents Teresa and Rick Kaepernick in the upcoming series titled Colin in Black & White, Variety reports.

Colin in Black & White will be a six-episode series focusing on the football player’s “early life as a Black child growing up with a white adopted family and his journey to become a great quarterback while defining his identity.”

The series has already been written and Colin is set to provide narration for Colin in Black & White.

Late last month the actor playing Colin as a teenager was announced!

Michael Shannon Joins Brad Pitt in New Movie 'Bullet Train'

Michael Shannon has joined the star-studded cast of the upcoming movie Bullet Train!

It has been announced that the 46-year-old two-time Oscar nominee will be joining the new assassin movie starring Brad Pitt, THR has confirmed.

David Leitch, who directed Atomic Blonde and Deadpool 2, will be directing the action thriller that also stars Joey King, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Zazie Beetz and Andrew Koji.

The film is based on the Japanese novel “Maria Beetle” and here is the synopsis, via Deadline: “Five assassins find themselves on a fast moving bullet train from Tokyo to Morioka with only a few stops in between. They discover their missions are not unrelated to each other. The question becomes who will make it off the train alive and what awaits them at the terminal station?”

If you missed it, Brad Pitt pulled an epic prank on this fellow Oscar winner!

Zachary Levi to Star in Family Drama Movie 'The Unbreakable Boy'

Zachary Levi has booked a new role!

The 40-year-old Shazam! actor has signed on to star in the new inspirational true story The Unbreakable Boy from Lionsgate, Deadline reports.

Here’s the synopsis: “Based on the book by Scott M. LeRette with Susy Flory, The Unbreakable Boy follows Austin, a kid born with a rare brittle-bone disease and autism. But what makes Austin unique is his joyous, funny, life-affirming worldview that transforms and unites everyone around him – especially his dad, Scott (Levi), who changes his life as he comes to see Austin not as the symbol of something broken, but the triumph of an indestructible spirit.”

Jon Gunn is the screenwriter and director behind Zachary‘s new movie.

Over the summer, it was announced that Zachary Levi will be playing this football legend in a new movie!