Bill Skarsgård Back As Pennywise For IT Sequel In 2019

Bill Skarsgård will return as Pennywise the clown, when the concluding instalment of IT is released on September 6, 2019. Gary Dauberman returns to write the sequel, and Andrés Muschietti is expected to direct. IT tells the story of seven adults who return to their hometown of Derry, Maine to confront a nightmare they had first stumbled upon as teenagers... An evil without a name... IT. However, the movie which was released September 8th in the US tells only the half of

Iceland Selects Under The Tree As Oscar Contender

The Icelandic Film and TV Academy has selected Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurdsson's (Paris Of The North) third feature Under The Tree (Undir trénu) as its entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 90th Academy Awards. Under The Tree follows Atli (Steinþór Hróar Steinþórsson) who is accused of adultery by Agnes (Lára Jóhanna Jónsdóttir) and forced to move in with his parents. While he fights for custody of his four-year-old daughter Ása, he is gradually sucked into a dispute between his parents

Paprika Steen In Modus Season Two This November

Modus season two, which premieres 2nd November on streaming service C More, will star Paprika Steen (Below The Surface) as police commissioner Alva Roos. In the second season of Modus, US President Helen Tyler (Kim Cattrall) is on a state visit to Stockholm when she mysteriously disappears, resulting in a power struggle between a panic-stricken US and Sweden as the threat to one of the world’s most powerful people rocks the whole world. Police commissioner Roos (Paprika Steen) spearheads the investigation,

Tom Hanks Takes The Lead In A Man Called Ove

Tom Hanks will star in the Hollywood remake of A Man Called Ove (En man som heter Ove), based on the novel by Fredrik Backman, which was nominated for two Oscars earlier this year. In En man som heter Ove, Rolf Lassgård plays the block’s grumpy old man who has been deposed as president of the condominium association, but continues to rule over the neighbourhood with an iron fist. Ove eventually gives up and resolves to commit suicide, but his attempts are

You Disappear Selected As Denmark’s Oscar Entry

On Wednesday, the Danish Oscar committee announced that Peter Schønau Fog's You Disappear (Du forsvinder) will be its entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 90th Academy Awards. It was selected from a shortlist of three films which also comprised Fenar Ahmad's Darkland, and Henrik Ruben Genz' Word of God. In You Disappear, based on the novel by Christian Jungersen, Mia (Trine Dyrholm) is married to successful headmaster Frederik (Nikolaj Lie Kaas), who is caught embezzling from his own school.