Ben Affleck Turned Down Directing ‘Flashpoint’

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Could these be the reasons why Ben Affleck refused to direct The Flash movie?

Months after Ben Affleck decided not to direct The Batman movie, Variety reports that the actor was offered to direct The Flash’s solo movie starring Ezra Miller. Warner Bros reportedly banked on his directorial skills to pave way for The Flash movies. However, the Batman actor chose to let the opportunity pass by. The report also revealed that the […]

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Amazon Prime takes the next step toward becoming a cable TV alternative

Amid the numerous Amazon Prime perks, there are a few lesser-known gems. For instance, did you know that Amazon Prime subscribers can augment their already extensive Instant Video library by subscribing to more than 100 different “channels,” and that several of those channels can be watched live? In essence, Amazon Prime can supplant a cable TV subscription, much […]

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Florian Munteanu to Play Ivan Drago’s Son in ‘Creed 2’

Romanian boxer Florian Munteanu has joined Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone in “Creed 2,” sources confirmed to Variety, with production expected to start in spring 2018. Along with Jordan and Stallone, Munteanu also joins Tessa Thompson, who will also return for the sequel, reprising her role as Bianca. Munteanu is set to play Ivan Drago’s son. Drago, portrayed […]

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‘Black Lightning’ Is Pulp With a Purpose

What stands out about “Black Lightning” are not the scenes in which the title hero zaps a gajillion volts of justice through a crew of murder-minded gang members. You can already see that sort of thing on CW — home to “The Flash,” “Supergirl,” “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” and “Arrow” — and the rest of […]

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Marvel creates Chinese superheroes to draw Asian fans

Chinese superheroes will soon be joining the Marvel universe, as the comic book giant makes a major thrust into Asia. As part of a push to grow its Asian fanbase, the Disney-owned franchise has released mobile games in China, opened Marvel Stores in South Korea and is searching for artistic talent in the Philippines, Marvel […]

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Steven Seagal Accused of 1993 Rape: ‘Tears Were Coming Down My Face’

The actor and producer Steven Seagal has been accused of rape by an extra who worked on his film On Deadly Ground. Regina Simons, who was 18 when shooting the film in 1993, told the Wrap that Seagal assaulted her after he invited her to a party at his house. On arrival, she discovered that no one else was […]

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