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Adam McKay’s Next Film ‘Don’t Look Up’ Boasts All Star Cast - Leonardo DiCaprio, Meryl Streep, Timothée Chalamet, Ariana Grande and more join Jennifer Lawrence and Cate Blanchett in new Netflix film from Adam McKay.
Cineworld to Close All UK Cinemas - UK film exhibition giants Cineworld are set to close all 128 of its cinemas across the UK & Ireland, putting upwards of 5,500 people out of work. They are also set to close over 500 Regal Cinemas in the United States.
Oscar Isaac to Play Francis Ford Coppola In ‘Francis and The Godfather’ - A film chronicling the making of 'The Godfather' has cast Oscar Isaac as legendary director Francis Ford Coppola. Jake Gyllenhaal also stars. George Taylor reports.
BAFTA Film Awards 2020 BAFTA Announce Awards Voting and Structure Changes Following Backlash - Following a detailed investigation into the lack of diversity at the BAFTA Film Awards in 2020, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts have made changes to their voting system. Full news story courtesy of Charlie Gardiner.
Variety, Deadline and THR Brought Together Under New PMRC Banner - Three of the biggest film publications are set to operate under a joint venture between PMC and MRC. Full news story courtesy of George Taylor.
Oscars Announce New Inclusion Requirements for Best Picture Nominees - In accordance with The Academy Aperture 2025 Initiative, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have redefined their Oscars Best Picture eligibility criteria in an attempt to ensure the film industry is more inclusive. Charlie Gardiner reports.
Adam Driver to Star in Sam Raimi Produced Sci-Fi Thriller ’65’ - Recent Oscar nominee Adam Driver finds work in mysterious original sci-fi thriller '65' from 'A Quiet Place' scribes and Sam Raimi. News story by George Taylor.
Chadwick Boseman Has Passed Away Aged 43 - US acting superstar Chadwick Boseman has passed away aged 43 after a private four year battle with Colon Cancer.



John Wick 4 and 5 to Be Shot Back to Back as Lionsgate Confirm Fifth Film - Keanu Reeves is to suit up as John Wick again, as Lionsgate confirm production on a fifth film to immediately follow the fourth. George Taylor reports.
Christopher Nolan’s ‘Tenet’ Gets New Release Schedule - New Christopher Nolan blockbuster 'Tenet' has been placed back on the release schedule by Warner Bros., but it won't be hitting everywhere at the same time. Full story here.