LOS ANGELES – Executive producers of the 2016 remake of "Ben-Hur," Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, shared their heart for forgiveness and reconciliation as more information is released on the Orlando massacre – the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
"There's things clearly happening in the world and we put this film together to impact culture with the message of love and forgiveness and reconciliation and that's needed now more than ever," Roma Downey, former "Touched By An Angel" star, said at a Los Angeles screening of "Ben-Hur" about the Orlando shooting.
When asked how she and her husband, Mark Burnett, hope to spread the message of forgiveness in these dark times, she maintained she plans to do so by one act of kindness at a time. more >>
For Hellen Mirren, age is just a number as the veteran actress is the newest addition to the "Fast & Furious 8" gang.
Mirren Gets to Drive a Fast Car
It was confirmed that Helen Mirren will be playing a role in the upcoming "Fast & Furious 8" movie. Mirren spoke to Elle about the news, expressing her enthusiasm for the upcoming movie. She said, "I'm about to do 'Fast & Furious 8′. But that's for the fun of it. So maybe that's what I want as well, some fun and relevant, serious, important movies." more >>
DC Fans will be excited to hear about the new additions to the upcoming "Justice League" film. Thanks to a Reddit user, villains for the upcoming superhero film have been revealed.
The New Villains
With the production for the new DC movie currently ongoing, speculations about who will be up against the superheros have been circulating the web. A Reddit user recently posted information regarding the villains of the upcoming film. more >>
A new action figure of a viral personality is making its way to toy stores. Chewbacca mom, also known as Candance Payne, received her own custom made action figure from Hasbro.
Hasbo's New Chewbacca Mom
The new action figure was recently launched at Hasbro's Rhode Island headquarters. The action figure featured Payne's face along with a removable Chewbacca mask. It also featues 13 catchphrases that were taken from the viral video. more >>
The "Warcraft" movie opened completely dismal numbers on its opening weekend and has not done well with the critics either. However, despite the poor opening domestically and the low critic ratings, the film is actually on route to making around $500 million worldwide. This is largely due to "Warcraft" opening to $156 million in China alone.
So why is a movie that domestic audiences are not watching such a hit overseas?
Better Known Overseas more >>
While there is still at least another year before the release of the next installment in the "Star Wars" franchise, that has not stopped the rumors from already starting. The cliffhanger of "Star Wars Episode 7: The Force Awakens" shows Rey attempting to give back the Skywalker lightsaber back to the Jedi Master. The scene gives viewers an awesome shot of the first Jedi Temple before cutting to the end credits.
So at this point it is safe to assume that Luke and Rey will be spending a lot of time together in the next film.
Warning: Possible Spoilers more >>