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‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2’ Reveals Logo in New Poster

This November, ‘The Hunger Games’ franchise will come to a close when ‘Mockinjay Part 2’ is released on the 20th. Fans are getting their first taste of the movie with the release of the last teaser poster and video entitled “Remember”.

Check out the mockingjay breaking free in the new poster and video after the jump.

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Casts Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler

Director Bryan Singe revealed on Instagram last night that the character Nightcrawler will be played by Kodi Smit-McPhee in the upcoming ‘X-Men: Acocalypse’ movie.

Excited to welcome @kodismitmcphee to the cast of #XmenApocalypse as young #Nightcrawler. @alexvaughanphoto

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Nightcrawler was first portrayed in the movies in ‘X2: X-Men United’ by Alan Cumming but since then, he has not made an appearance. Nightcrawler’s comic book mother, Mystique, is played by Jennifer Lawrence who is confirmed for the film. However, his father is not appearing as of yet because we haven’t received any casting news that Jason Flemyng will be appearing as Azazel.

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ comes to theaters on May 27, 2016 and stars Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac, Alexandra Shipp, Sophie Turner, Channing Tatum, Tye Sheridan, Kodi Smit-McPhee and Ian McKellen. The film is directed by Bryan Singer.

Ian McKellen Returning as Magneto in ‘X-Men: Apocolypse’

Fellow X-Men alum, Patrick Stewart, revealed in an interview that he will not be returning for ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ but that Ian McKellen will be reprising his role as Magneto in the film. In the interview conducted by Oregon Live, the British actor had this to say:

“Yes, I understand that it seems to be very unlikely that I will be in the next X-Men movie, which is almost getting ready to start shooting in Montreal. But Magneto, Ian McKellen, is certainly going to be in it.”

The film is set to begin shooting this April in Montreal and as of yet, the news has been unconfirmed by 20th Century Fox. If McKellen is a part of the film, he will be joining the First Class cast, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult and Jennifer Lawrence, as well as new comers Channing Tatum, Oscar Isaac, Alexandra Shipp, Sophie Turner and Tye Sheridan.

‘X-Men: Apocolpyse’ comes to theaters on May 27, 2016 and stars Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac, Alexandra Shipp, Sophie Turner, Channing Tatum, Tye Sheridan and Ian McKellen. The film is directed by Bryan Singer.

Jennifer Lawrence & Chris Pratt Wanted for ‘Passengers’

Sony is eyeing Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt for their sci-fi romance ‘Passengers’. The Mortem Tyldum (The Imitation Game) directed film has been in development for some time with actors like Keanu Reeves, Reese Witherspoon and Rachel McAdams attached at some point. Now it looks like the studio eyeing two of Hollywood’s IT actors.

According to Variety, the actors are still in the early stages of negotiations and Lawrence may have to pass on the project due to her schedule.

The film focuses on a 5,000 person voyage to a distant planet. One of passengers (Chris Pratt) wakes from a cryogenic slumber 90 years before they reach their destination. Fearing dying alone, he wakes a female journalist (Jennifer Lawrence) and eventually the two must try to save everyone else on the ship.

‘Passengers’ is in development and stars Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt. The film is directed by Mortem Tyldum.

New ‘Serena’ Poster w. Jennifer Lawrence & Bradley Cooper

In their third film together, Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper reunite in the upcoming Susanne Bier adaption of Ron Rash’s novel ‘Serena’. After a long awaited release, Magnolia Pictures has released the first poster for the film that will be released in theaters on March 27, 2015. Audiences can catch ‘Serena’ in theaters or watch the film on-demand a month before its theatrical release on Feb. 26.

‘Serena’ tells the story of newlyweds George and Serena Pemberton who start a timber business in North Carolina during the 1920s. In the male dominated industry, Serene shows that she can compete with the men and the two become unrivaled in the timber industry. Their marriage begins to fall apart when Serene discovers a George’s secret past.

It should be noted that in every film that the two have stared in together, they have been nominated for an Oscar.

‘Serena’ comes to theaters on March 27, 2015 and stars Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence. The film is directed by Susanne Bier.

Jennifer Lawrence Joins James Cameron Produced ‘The Dive’

Jennifer Lawrence is set to re-team with ‘Catching Fire’ director Francis Lawrence in ‘The Dive’ which is being produced by James Cameron.

Based on the true story of Francisco “Pipin” Ferraras and Audrey Mestre who tried to dive as deep as they could in the ocean on a single breath. Audrey Mestre, who Lawrence is playing, died in her attempt to break her world record of diving to 557.7 feet. Her husband’s dive to that same depth would be captured by James Cameron.

James Cameron, who has taken an interest in the ocean ever since the release of ‘Titanic’, originally planned to direct the film but since then he has turned his attention toward other projects like the ‘Avatar’ franchise.

‘The Dive’ is currently in development and stars Jennifer Lawrence. The film is directed by Francis Lawrence.

Top 10 Female Action Stars

For a long time, action was considered a strictly male genre. Fortunately for us, the ladies are changing the game, starring in action packed films that I personally love more than any male action movie. The following ten women kick ass and do it in heels and spandex (try that fellas). These are my top 10 favorite female action stars and kicking off the list is…

10. Jennifer Lawrence

Action Films – The Hunger Games & X-Men Franchises

Our fledgeling action heroine. Jennifer Lawrence first starred in the X-Men prequel ‘X-Men: First Class’ back in 2011 but didn’t really get to show us what she was made of until he breakout role as Katniss in ‘The Hunger Games’. Balancing her career between action and drama films, Lawrence gets better and better with each film. Most recently, she reprized her role as Mystique in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ showing us the moves that we all loved from the original films. The final Hunger Games film ‘Mockingjay Part 2’ comes to theaters later this year and she will also be in ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ in 2016.

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