Christopher Walken, "Breaking Bad" Alum Giancarlo Esposito Join Disney"s "Jungle Book"

The actors join Ben Kingsley, Lupita Nyong’o, Idris Elba and Scarlett Johansson in the live-action/animation hybrid from Jon Favreau.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterMar 20th, 2017

Disney’s ‘Jungle Book’ Adds Christopher Walken & Giancarlo Esposito

Christopher Walken will voice King Louie, the ruler of a troop of monkeys and apes, and Giancarlo Esposito will play Akela, leader of the wolf pack, in Disney‘s Jungle Book. It’s the latest edition to the live-action/animation hybrid pic, w.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJul 28th, 2014

“The Jungle Book” Adds Christopher Walken & Giancarlo Esposito

It’s going to be one of the biggest children’s movies of its time, and “The Jungle Book” just got another boost of star power. The Walt Disney Pictures project has cast Christopher Walken as King Louie and Giancarlo Esposito as the voice of Akel.....»»

Category: topSource: celebrity-gossipJul 28th, 2014

Christopher Walken, "Breaking Bad" Alum Giancarlo Esposito Join Disney"s "Jungle Book"

The actors join Ben Kingsley, Lupita Nyong’o, Idris Elba and Scarlett Johansson in the live-action/animation hybrid from Jon Favreau.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterMar 20th, 2017

WME Signs Comedian Cameron Esposito (EXCLUSIVE)

WME has signed stand-up comic, actor and writer Cameron Esposito, Variety has learned exclusively. Esposito is the creator and star of the series “Take My Wife,” which airs on Seeso and follows Esposito and her wife, comedian Rhea Butcher as they balance work, relationships and the breaking-down of gender barriers. Esposito is also the creator and co-host... Read more ».....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 7th, 2017

Giancarlo Esposito Joins Musical Drama ‘Stuck’; Rom-Com ‘Temps’ Sets Leads

Giancarlo Esposito has joined the cast of NYC-set musical drama Stuck, about six strangers trapped on a stalled subway train. Filming is underway with a cast that includes Amy Madigan and singer-actress Ashanti. Esposito will play Lloyd, a mysterious home.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMar 18th, 2017

Bill Murray to Voice Baloo the Bear in ‘The Jungle Book’

Bill Murray has joined the cast of Disney’s “The Jungle Book” as the voice of Baloo the Bear. Previously announced cast include Christopher Walken as King Louie, Giancarlo Esposito as Akela, Ben Kingsley and Lupita Nyong’o as Bagheera and .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 12th, 2017

Christopher Walken to voice King Louie in Disney"s "Jungle Book"

A few weeks ago, NBC announced that the veteran actor will play Captain Hook in "Peter Pan Live," the musical coming to the small screen this December. Now Disney reveals that Christopher Walken is set to play another iconic children's book.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooMar 18th, 2017

Christopher Walken to play Captain Hook - Toronto Sun

Toronto SunChristopher Walken to play Captain HookToronto SunChristopher Walken in New York City, April 16, 2013. (Ivan Nikolov/WENN.com). Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error. Related Stories. Walken actually a mellow .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 15th, 2017

Daniel Radcliffe Tries to Stay Alive in "Jungle" Trailer - Watch Now!

Daniel Radcliffe is putting his survival skills to the test in the new trailer for his upcoming film Jungle! The 28-year-old Harry Potter actor will play Yossi Ghinsberg, an enthusiastic Israeli backpacker who follows his dreams into the Amazon jungle with two friends and a guide with a mysterious past. Their journey quickly turns into [...] Daniel Radcliffe is putting his survival skills to the test in the new trailer for his upcoming film Jungle! The 28-year-old Harry Potter actor will play Yossi Ghinsberg, an enthusiastic Israeli backpacker who follows his dreams into the Amazon jungle with two friends and a guide with a mysterious past. Their journey quickly turns into a nightmare as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wilderness lead to an all-out fight for their lives. The action/adventure flick, directed by Greg McLean, is based on real events recorded in Yossi‘s book about the terrifying ordeal. It also stars Thomas Kretschmann, Alex Russell, and Joel Jackson. Momentum Pictures will release Jungle in theaters, on demand, and digital HD on October 20. Watch the trailer below! Jungle – Official Trailer 15+ stills from the movie inside….....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredSep 8th, 2017

New Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle Trailer Teases Deadly Snakes, Exploding Cake, & Nick Jonas! Watch!

What happens in the jungle stays in the jungle — and a LOT happens in the newest trailer for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle! The clip teases a bigger look into the video game adventure that four high school teens get sucked into and become avatars played by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, [...] What happens in the jungle stays in the jungle -- and a LOT happens in the newest trailer for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle! The clip teases a bigger look into the video game adventure that four high school teens get sucked into and become avatars played by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, and Jack Black. While these virtual characters may have kickass abilities, they also have weaknesses -- like Hart's inability to eat cake without exploding (a video game classic?) -- and they only have THREE lives! Related: Kevin's Wife Accepts His Apology Amid Sextortion Scandal Thankfully, the gang has Nick Jonas to help advance their levels as they face Indiana Jones-esque booby traps, deadly vipers, and lack of Wi-Fi. Ch-ch-check out the latest trailer (above) to see the action (including the Rock slapping the FUCK out of Hart, if that's something you'd like to see this week)!.....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonSep 20th, 2017

‘Goodbye Christopher Robin’ Trailer Explores ‘Winnie The Pooh’s’ Origins

Simon Curtis, the director behind the underrated Woman in Gold and acclaimed My Week With Marilyn, is back with what looks to be another winner. Goodbye Christopher Robin in inspired by the story of Winnie the Pooh author A.A. Milne's (Ex Machina's Domhnall Gleeson) relationship with his son Christopher (Will Tilston). [...] Simon Curtis, the director behind the underrated Woman in Gold and acclaimed My Week With Marilyn, is back with what looks to be another winner. Goodbye Christopher Robin in inspired by the story of Winnie the Pooh author A.A. Milne’s (Ex Machina’s Domhnall Gleeson) relationship with his son Christopher (Will Tilston). Haunted by memories of World War I and in a creative rut, Milne found inspiration from his son’s imagination, and their close bond led to the creation of Milne’s most popular character. Margot Robbie (Suicide Squad) co-stars as Milne’s wife Daphne and Kelly MacDonald, who also starred in the fantastic author/child bonding story Finding Neverland, is Christopher Robin’s nanny. Blessed an A-list cast, respected director, and insight on one of literature’s most beloved authors, Goodbye Christopher Robin may be one of this year’s awards contenders. Goodbye Christopher Robin hits theaters October 13. Check out the trailer below and tell us what you think! Find Us On Facebook: Hollywood Outbreak Follow Us On Twitter: @Hollyoutbreak Posted by: Greg Srisavasdi.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodoutbreakAug 7th, 2017

Bye Bye, Jake Paul! Disney Channel Drops Controversial Star — He Says He Will "Focus More On My Personal Brand"

Boy, the timing here sure is curious… In statements released late Saturday, YouTube star Jake Paul and the Disney Channel mutually announced that they are parting ways, and he will no longer be part of Bizaardvark any more. Related: Get A Sneak Peek Of Talk The Prank With Jake & Logan Paul This couldn't be because Jake is [...] Boy, the timing here sure is curious... In statements released late Saturday, YouTube star Jake Paul and the Disney Channel mutually announced that they are parting ways, and he will no longer be part of Bizaardvark any more. Related: Get A Sneak Peek Of Talk The Prank With Jake & Logan Paul This couldn't be because Jake is literally everything that's wrong with YouTube could it?! Or that he has a little problem with his neighbors and may be facing eviction for acting like a jackass?! Hey, who knows -- but again, the timing of this announcement is very, very curious. Here's how Jake shared the news (below): Love you all! Thanks for the support❤️ Can't wait to continue to grow and conquer🙌🏼 Jake Paulers always rise💪🏼 pic.twitter.com/1dk4CC6eAS — Jake Paul (@jakepaul) July 23, 2017 Hmmm... And from a Disney spokesperson (below): "We've mutually agreed that Jake Paul will leave his role on the Disney Channel series Bizaardvark. On behalf of the production company, the cast and crew, we thank Jake for his good work on the TV series for the past 18 months and extend our best wishes to him." Yeah, things that really make you go hmmmm........... Fortunately, the internet isn't falling for this bullshit as you can see (below): when Jake Paul got fired from Disney but walks around acting like he quit pic.twitter.com/iXXl4Myr7B — tati (@rauhIss) July 23, 2017 jake paul trying to playing it cool that he just got fired from disney pic.twitter.com/hGveKjjGkR — brooke :) (@dolansfordaze) July 23, 2017 jake paul got fired from disney channel? pic.twitter.com/t6BFcKqaox — tyler (@byetyler) July 23, 2017 jake. paul. was. kicked. off. his. disney. show. and. he's. trying. to. play. it. off. like. he. quit. IM LAUGHING — ♡, michelle (@riggedolans) July 23, 2017 jake paul: iTs eVerYday bRo wiTh tHat dIsnEy chANnel FLoW disney: *fires jake paul* jake paul: "i’ve outgrown disney" pic.twitter.com/7sps6smkWm — ✨ (@IocalsIut) July 23, 2017 When Jake Paul got kicked off Disney but is going around saying he quit pic.twitter.com/ttcTuAitKV — The Create Hat (@TheCreateHat) July 23, 2017 Brutal! Ha! What do U think, Perezcious readers?! [Image via YouTube.].....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonJul 23rd, 2017

Christopher Walken to Play Captain Hook in NBC's Peter Pan - E! Online

E! OnlineChristopher Walken to Play Captain Hook in NBC's Peter PanE! OnlineCaptain Hook has been cast in NBC's live Peter Pan Live, and it's a guy who knows a thing about timepieces hidden in strange places: Christopher Walken. Tic Toc Croc, .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 15th, 2017

Christopher Walken set to play Captain Hook in NBC's live show “Peter Pan” - TheCelebrityCafe.com

TheCelebrityCafe.comChristopher Walken set to play Captain Hook in NBC's live show “Peter Pan”TheCelebrityCafe.comActor Christopher Walken has been signed on to play the villainous Captain Hook for their live rendition of the Peter Pan music.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 15th, 2017

Christopher Walken cast as Captain Hook in NBC’s ‘Peter Pan Live’

Los Angeles — NBC has cast Christopher Walken in the role of Captain Hook in its upcoming musical special “Peter Pan Live.” Walken is the first star to be cast........»»

Category: tvSource: nypostApr 15th, 2017

'Peter Pan': Christopher Walken To Play Captain Hook - Access Hollywood

USA TODAY'Peter Pan': Christopher Walken To Play Captain HookAccess HollywoodChristopher Walken will play the infamous pirate in the network's upcoming "Peter Pan Live!" musical special, NBC Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt anno.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 16th, 2017

"Dunkirk" Cast Wasn"t Allowed Water Bottles or Chairs on Set!

Dunkirk director Christopher Nolan didn’t let the cast use water bottles or chairs while filming, according to Mark Rylance. “[Christopher] does things like he doesn’t like having chairs on set for actors or bottles of water, he’s very particular,” the 57-year-old actor told the Independent. Mark‘s co-star Barry Keoghan explained Christopher‘s reasoning behind the decisions. [...] Dunkirk director Christopher Nolan didn’t let the cast use water bottles or chairs while filming, according to Mark Rylance. “[Christopher] does things like he doesn’t like having chairs on set for actors or bottles of water, he’s very particular,” the 57-year-old actor told the Independent. Mark‘s co-star Barry Keoghan explained Christopher‘s reasoning behind the decisions. “They’re distractions – the noise of [the bottles], they’re like toys almost, playing around with toys,” he shared. “[The lack of chairs] keeps you on your toes, literally.” Mark added that Christopher is “very particular about using film and everything being real in front of the camera, so there were a lot of old techniques used in this film to make it look real. The flames on the water and men swimming in them; he really wants to minimize the amount of post-production and CGI stuff.” To read the full interview, head to Independent.co.uk......»»

Category: topSource: justjaredJul 28th, 2017

Jennifer Esposito Becomes ‘NCIS’ Regular

Actress Jennifer Esposito has just signed as a series regular on the CBS hit show “NCIS.” Esposito will take on the role of Special Agent Alex Quinn, who is lured back into field work after becoming an instructor at the Law Enforcement Training Center.....»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodJul 13th, 2016

Bill Murray Will Be Baloo in "Jungle Book" Reboot

Bill Murray is set to voice Baloo in a remake for Disney’s The Jungle Book! The 63-year-old actor will be joined in the film by Lupita Nyong’o as wolf mother Raksha, Scarlett Johansson as the snake Kaa, Christopher Walken as the voice the oranguta.....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredAug 2nd, 2014

Bill Murray joins Disney"s "Jungle Book" voice cast

The actor will voice Baloo the bear in the studio's remake of its 1967 feature "The Jungle Book." Murray joins several other A-listers announced previously, including Scarlett Johansson, Christopher Walken and Lupita Nyong'o. Hoping to.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooMar 10th, 2017