‘The Get Down’ Star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Will Play Aquaman’s Archenemy Black Manta in WB/DC Movie Starring Jason Momoa

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II; "Black Manta"

Relative newcomer Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Netflix’s “The Get Down”) has booked the main supervillain role, Black Manta, for Warner Bros. and director James Wan’s upcoming Aquaman movie, which stars Jason Momoa. In what should be a career coup for Abdul-Mateen, competition… Continue Reading

First-Look at All-Woman ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ Film, ‘Ocean’s Eight’ – Rihanna’s Character’s Name Is “Nine Ball”

"Oceans 8" (L-R): Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) attempts to pull off the heist of the century at New York City’s star-studded annual Met Gala. Her first stop is to assemble the perfect crew: Lou (Cate Blanchett); Nine Ball (Rihanna); Amita (Mindy Kaling); Constance (Awkwafina); Rose (Helena Bonham Carter); Daphne Kluger (Anne Hathaway); and Tammy (Sarah Paulson). Photo by Barry Wetcher  | Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures

Warner Bros. has set a June 8, 2018 release for its all-woman “Ocean’s Eleven” film, which will be titled “Ocean’s Eight,” and is directed by Gary Ross. In development for at least a couple of years, with “Ocean’s Eleven” director Steven Soderbergh, star… Continue Reading