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Daniel Radcliffe to play Igor in new take on Frankenstein

From boy wizard to mad scientist’s right-hand man, Daniel Radcliffe is in talks to play Igor in Max Landis’ take on the much-loved Frankenstein story, Variety reports. Paul McGuigan (Sherlock) will direct this spin on the classic, in which Igor – and not Dr. Frankenstein nor the Monster – will be the lead character. Landis […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch to play “fifth Beatle” for Sherlock director

Benedict Cumberbatch will team up with his Sherlock director Paul McGuigan to bring the story of The Beatles’ manager Brian Epstein to the big screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Cumberbatch will portray the iconic manager who was sometimes called the “fifth Beatle.” The screenplay, written by Todd Graff (Joyful Noise), will focus on Epstein […]

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