[🍿] IN MOVIE NEWS (2.27.17)
- •What actor, who was the voice of Hades in the Disney film Hercules, rushed the stage of the Writers Guild Awards for a light-hearted moment with his more liberal Twitter foe, Patton Oswald?
- •New Line has set a release date for The Nun, yet another spin-off film from what horror film franchise that also includes Annabelle and Anabelle 2, as well as last year’s sequel?
- •In the not-too-distant-future, Dark Horse will publish a new comic book based on what tv comedy series that critiqued B-movies?
- •HBO is picking up the documentary The Last Five Years, following the end of what rocker’s life and the making of his final album, Blackstar?
- •Jon Favreau announced that Donald Glover will play Simba in the upcoming live action version of The Lion King, and what veteran actor will reprise his role as Mufasa?
- •J.J. Abrams surprise-announced a new series, called Castle Rock, from what horror writer—which will run on Hulu?
- •What British actress, who appeared in Disney’s Bedknobs and Broomsticks, will also appear in the upcoming Mary Poppins Returns?
- •The subjects of the Oscar-nominated documentary White Helmets will be able to attend the Academy Awards, despite being from what war-torn nation which is the focus of Trump’s ordered travel ban?
- •ANSWERS:1. James Woods 2. The Conjuring 3. Mystery Science Theater 3000 4. David Bowie 5. James Earl Jones 6. Stephen King 7. Angela Lansbury 8. Syria