Alicia Vikander To Present 75th Golden Globe Awards

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has announced that Alicia Vikander will be among the stars to present the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards, on what could be a stellar night for Sweden. The ceremony at the Beverly Hilton on 7th January 2018 will be hosted by Seth Meyers, with Alicia Vikander confirmed as a co-presenter in a line-up that also includes Gal Gadot, Penélope Cruz and Shirley MacLaine. Alicia Vikander was nominated for two Golden Globes herself last year, with Best Supporting

Simon Stålenhag’s Electric State Goes Hollywood

Movie rights for The Electric State, a Kickstarter funded narrative art book by Simon Stålenhag, have been acquired by the Russo Brothers Studio. Andy Muschietti (It) is in talks to direct In The Electric State, a runaway teenager and her yellow toy robot travel west through a strange USA, where the ruins of gigantic battle drones litter the countryside heaped together with the discarded trash of a high tech consumerist society in decline. Simon Stålenhag's work is characterised by illusive sci-fi phenomena

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Set For July Release

Ten years after Mamma Mia! The Movie grossed more than $600 million around the world, Stellan Skarsgård returns to the Greek island of Kalokairi in a sequel, entitled Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, which goes back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present. Reprising their roles are Meryl Streep as Donna, Julie Walters as Rosie and Christine Baranski as Tanya. Amanda Seyfried and Dominic Cooper reunite as Sophie and Sky, while

Stellan Skarsgård Set For HBO Drama Chernobyl

Stellan Skarsgård (River) will star alongside Jared Harris (Mad Men) in five-part HBO / Sky co-production Chernobyl, written by Craig Mazin (The Huntsman: Winter’s War) and directed by Johan Renck (The Last Panthers). Chernobyl follows Soviet nuclear physicist Valerij Legasov (Harris), who was appointed by the Kremlin to investigate the catastrophic nuclear power station disaster of 1986. It will reveal how and why it happened, and tell the remarkable stories of those who risked their lives to save others. President of HBO

Alexander Skarsgård Likely For More Big Little Lies

HBO has announced that Big Little Lies will return for a seven-part second season, written by David E. Kelley based on a story devised by Liane Moriarty which continues on from her original book. The first season was met with huge critical acclaim and rewarded with eight Emmys earlier this year, including Outstanding Director for Jean-Marc Vallée, who will be succeeded by Andrea Arnold for season two, but will remain with the series as an executive producer. The second season will be