WGN America Picks Up Michael Nyqvist’s 100 Code

As part of its move towards more cost-effective originals, WGN America has picked up twelve-part thriller 100 Code, starring Dominic Monaghan (Lord Of The Rings) and the late Michael Nyqvist (John Wick). NYPD Detective Tommy Conley (Dominic Monaghan) is sent to advise Stockholm PD on a case of young women found dead in fields of flowers. Upon arrival he is paired with Mikael Eklund (Michael Nyqvist), a by-the-book with an aversion to American culture. Both hate each other, but the two

Matias Varela In Season Three Of Netflix Narcos

Matias Varela (Arne Dahl) stars in season three of Narcos which launches globally September 1st on Netflix. In season three, now that the hunt for Pablo Escobar is over, the DEA turns its attention to the powerful Cali Cartel and its four Kings known as The Gentlemen Of Cali. Gilberto Rodriguez Orejuela (Damian Alcazar) leads the cartel, while Miguel Rodriguez Orejuela (Francisco Denis) is the brains of the outfit, Pacho Herrera (Alberto Ammann) runs the Mexican connection, and Chepe Santacruz Londono (Pepe

Sidse Babett Knudsen Back Home With 150 Milligrams

Sidse Babett Knudsen's (Borgen) 2016 French movie 150 Milligrams (La fille de Brest), which has been compared favourably to Erin Brockovich, makes its way to the shores of Scandinavia this month. In a hospital in Brest, lung specialist Irène Frachon (Sidse Babett Knudsen) establishes a direct link between suspicious deaths and the consumption of Mediator, a drug that has been on the market for 30 years. Inspired by real events, this David and Goliath story has confidential beginnings that develop into a

Alicia Vikander’s Submergence Opens San Sebastian

The European premiere of Wim Wenders' new movie Submergence, starring Alicia Vikander and James McAvoy, takes place on 22nd September when it opens the 65th San Sebastian Festival (22 - 30 September) and forms part of the official selection to compete for the Golden Shell. Written by Erin Dignam (The Yellow Handkerchief) based on the novel by J.M. Ledgard, Submergence follows Danielle Flinders (Alicia Vikander) and James More (James McAvoy) who meet by chance and fall in love at a remote

Helena Mattsson Joins Dinklage For Dinner With Hervé

Helena Mattsson (Iron Man 2) will play Britt Ekland in HBO movie My Dinner With Hervé, which features Peter Dinklage (Game Of Thrones) as the star of 1970s drama Fantasy Island. Written and directed by Sacha Gervasi, My Dinner With Hervé is about the unlikely friendship that evolves during a wild night in LA between struggling journalist Danny Tate (Jamie Dornan) and actor Hervé Villechaize (Peter Dinklage). Hervé Villechaize took his own life in 1993 at the age of 50.