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BLUE SKY STUDIOS AND FOX MUSIC ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION WITH ACADEMY AWARD®-WINNING SONGWRITER MARK RONSON FOR THE ANIMATED ACTION-COMEDY "SPIES IN DISGUISE," OPENING CHRISTMAS DAY

BLUE SKY STUDIOS AND FOX MUSIC ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION WITH ACADEMY AWARD®-WINNING SONGWRITER MARK RONSON FOR THE ANIMATED ACTION-COMEDY "SPIES IN DISGUISE," OPENING CHRISTMAS DAY

ANNECY, FRANCE - June 11, 2019 - Blue Sky Studios and Fox Music announce a collaboration with Academy Award®-winning, multi-Grammy and Golden Globe Award-winning artist and producer Mark Ronson, who has signed on as Executive Music Producer for the animated action-comedy "Spies in Disguise."

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FIRST LOOK AT STEVEN SPIELBERG’S WEST SIDE STORY REVEALED

FIRST LOOK AT STEVEN SPIELBERG’S WEST SIDE STORY REVEALED

The first look at Academy Award®-winner Steven Spielberg’s WEST SIDE STORY has been revealed. An adaptation of the original Broadway musical, WEST SIDE STORY explores young love and tensions between rival gangs the Jets and the Sharks on the streets of 1957 New York. The film is now in production for Twentieth Century Fox.

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Pictured left to right are: Jets members Anybodys (Ezra Menas), Mouthpiece (Ben Cook), Action (Sean Harrison Jones); Jets leader Riff (Mike Faist); Baby John (Patrick Higgins); Tony (Ansel Elgort) and Maria (Rachel Zegler); Maria’s brother and Sharks leader Bernardo (David Alvarez); and Sharks members Quique (Julius Anthony Rubio), Chago (Ricardo Zayas), Chino (Josh Andrés Rivera), Braulio (Sebastian Serra) and Pipo (Carlos Sánchez Falú).

The cast also includes Ariana DeBose (Anita); Ana Isabelle (Rosalia); Corey Stoll (Lieutenant Schrank); Brian d’Arcy James (Officer Krupke); Curtiss Cook (Abe) and Academy Award®-winner Rita Moreno, who plays Valentina and also serves as one of the film’s Executive Producers.

Other previously-announced cast includes:

SHARKS
• David Aviles Morales
• Yesenia Ayala
• María Alejandra Castillo
• Annelise Cepero
• Andrei Chagas
• Jeanette Delgado
• Kelvin Delgado
• Gaby Diaz
• Yurel Echezarreta
• Adriel Flete
• Carlos E. Gonzalez
• David Guzman
• Jacob Guzman
• Ana Isabelle
• Melody Martí
• Ilda Mason
• Juliette Feliciano Ortiz
• Edriz E. Rosa Pérez
• Maria Alexis Rodriguez
• Gabriela Soto
• Ricky Ubeda
• Tanairi Vazquez
• Jamila Velazquez
• Isabella Ward

JETS
• Brianna Abruzzo
• Kyle Allen
• Kyle Coffman
• Harrison Coll
• Kevin Csolak
• Kellie Drobnick
• Julian Elia
• Myles Erlick
• Leigh-Ann Esty
• Sara Esty
• John Michael Fiumara
• Paloma Garcia-Lee
• Garett Hawe
• Eloise Kropp
• Lauren Leach
• Jess LeProtto
• Skye Mattox
• Adriana Pierce
• Brittany Pollack
• Daniel Patrick Russell
• Talia Ryder
• Jonalyn Saxer
• Halli Toland
• Maddie Ziegler

WEST SIDE STORY is produced and directed by Steven Spielberg from a script by Academy Award®-nominated screenwriter and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tony Kushner. The film has been adapted for the screen from the original 1957 Broadway musical, which was written by Arthur Laurents with music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and concept, direction and choreography by Jerome Robbins. Tony Award®-winner Justin Peck will choreograph the musical numbers in the film. Also leading the production are Tony Award®-winning producer Kevin McCollum and Academy Award®-nominated producer Kristie Macosko Krieger.

The film’s music team includes renowned conductor Gustavo Dudamel, who will helm the recording of Bernstein’s iconic score; Academy Award®-nominated composer and conductor David Newman (Anastasia) who will be arranging the score for the new adaptation; Tony Award®-winning composer Jeanine Tesori (Broadway’s Fun Home and Thoroughly Modern Millie), who will be working with the cast on vocals; and Grammy®-nominated music supervisor Matt Sullivan (Beauty and the Beast, Chicago), who will serve as executive music producer for the film.

WEST SIDE STORY will be released by The Walt Disney Studios in the US on December 18, 2020.

The newcomers behind ‘The Last Black Man in San Francisco’

In this Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, file photo, writer Jimmie Fails, left, and director Joe Talbot pose for a portrait to promote the film "The Last Black Man in San Francisco," at the Salesforce Music Lodge during the Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah. The film opens nationwide Friday, June 14 and is already one of the most acclaimed of the year. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP, File)

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s an unusually chilly and overcast Sunday in Los Angeles when the San Francisco filmmaking team and longtime friends Jimmie Fails and Joe Talbot meet for a rooftop brunch a few days after their hometown premiere of “The Last Black Man in San Francisco.”

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REGAL ADDS FIVE 4DX SCREENS ACROSS THE U.S IN APRIL

REGAL ADDS FIVE 4DX SCREENS ACROSS THE U.S IN APRIL

Innovative Cinema Technology Expands to Knoxville, Nashville, San Diego, King of Prussia and Las Vegas, Bringing the Current Count of Regal 4DX Screens to 17

LOS ANGELES - April 29, 2019 -- CJ 4DPLEX and Regal announced today that the latest round of 4DX screens in the U.S. will have opened across five cities - Knoxville, Nashville, San Diego, King of Prussia and Las Vegas – by the end of the month. The openings will bring the current count of Regal 4DX theaters to 17.

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THE WIZARDING WORLD JOURNEY CONTINUES AS THE THIRD FANTASTIC BEASTS FILM IS SLATED FOR NOVEMBER 12, 2021

THE WIZARDING WORLD JOURNEY CONTINUES AS THE THIRD FANTASTIC BEASTS FILM IS SLATED FOR NOVEMBER 12, 2021

BURBANK, CA – April 29, 2019 – Warner Bros. Pictures has announced the release date for the third “Fantastic Beasts” film—inviting audiences to return to the cinematic Wizarding World on November 12, 2021.

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Local comic store, Maximum Comics, celebrated X-Men Day with fans on behalf of DARK PHOENIX

On Monday, May 13, 20th Century Fox kicked off X-Men Day – a celebration of the culmination of the X-Men saga, its global fanbase, all the beloved characters, its groundbreaking impact on popular culture and enduring audience appeal for nearly 20 years. X-Men Day also honored the legacy of the X-Men franchise by kicking off advance ticket sales for DARK PHOENIX! Fan celebrations of all things X-Men occurred online and all over the world including the debut of exclusive X-Men content, special events, and unexpected surprises for the most loyal fans.

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FILMING IS UNDERWAY ON “TENET,” A NEW FILM FROM CHRISTOPHER NOLAN

BURBANK, CA – May 22, 2019 – Filming has begun on Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Tenet,” being directed by Christopher Nolan. “Tenet,” which is being filmed on location across seven countries, is an action epic evolving from the world of international espionage. Nolan is directing from his own original screenplay, utilizing a mixture of IMAX® and 70mm film to bring the story to the screen.

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THE 25TH JAMES BOND ADVENTURE SET TO START PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY

THE 25TH JAMES BOND ADVENTURE SET TO START PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY

JAMAICA, APRIL 25, 2019 - GoldenEye in Jamaica. James Bond Producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today confirmed the start of principal photography on the 25th official James Bond film begins on 28 April 2019. From Albert R. Broccoli's EON Productions and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, the film is directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga and stars Daniel Craig, who returns for his fifth film as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007.

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DISNEYNATURE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS “Penguins” Opens Nationwide April 17

DISNEYNATURE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS “Penguins” Opens Nationwide April 17

For 10 years, Disneynature has transported moviegoers around the world and under the sea, showcasing an array of animals that have touched the hearts of millions. A mama bear treks through snowy Alaskan terrain on a mission to feed her new spring cubs. A tiny orphaned chimpanzee is adopted by the most unlikely member of his extended family. A panda bear cub tests her boundaries—and her watchful mother. And a clueless-but-captivating first-time father penguin finds his way among millions of fellow penguins. Indeed, as Disneynature marks a decade since its first feature-film debut, its newest film, “Penguins,” begins its 10-day countdown till opening day—just in time for Earth Day.

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BILL NIGHY, MIRANDA HART, AND MORE JOIN CAST OF WORKING TITLE AND BLUEPRINT PICTURES’ EMMA

BILL NIGHY, MIRANDA HART, AND MORE JOIN CAST OF WORKING TITLE AND BLUEPRINT PICTURES’ EMMA

Acclaimed Cast Joins Previously Announced Anya Taylor-Joyand Johnny Flynn in Autumn de Wilde’s New Adaptation of Jane Austen Classic

London, England – Golden Globe® and BAFTA® winner Bill Nighy (Page Eight, Their Finest), award-winning comedian and actress Miranda Hart (Miranda, Call the Midwife, Spy) and more join the cast of Working Title and Blueprint Pictures’ Emma. Joining the previously announced Anya Taylor-Joy in the titular role and Johnny Flynn as George Knightley, Nighy will take on the role of Emma’s father Mr. Woodhouse, with Hart as Miss Bates. Rounding out the cast are Mia Goth as Harriet Smith, Josh O’Connor as Mr. Elton, Callum Turner as Frank Churchill, Rupert Graves as Mr. Weston, Gemma Whelan as Mrs. Weston, Amber Anderson as Jane Fairfax, and Tanya Reynolds as Mrs. Elton. Autumn de Wilde will direct this new adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel, written for the screen by Eleanor Catton with Working Title’s Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner and Blueprint Pictures’ Graham Broadbent and Pete Czernin producing.

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