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Josh Brolin Nabs Role of Cable in ‘Deadpool 2’

Acclaimed actor Josh Brolin has officially nabbed the part of Cable in “Deadpool 2” – this after it was reported that actors such as Michael Shannon and David Harbour (“Stranger Things”) were also on the shortlist. The Hollywood Reporter first broke the news Wednesday.   For those unacquainted with the character, SlashFilm details the role […]

Overdue: ‘Logan’ Tries to Reverse Bad ‘X-Men’ Luck at Oscars

Upon strong early reviews, many have written about whether or not “Logan” could be a contender for Best Picture. We recently went through an Oscar season where “Deadpool” tried for a Best Picture nomination, but ended up with no nominations. However, we should’ve seen that disappointment coming. The Oscars are notorious for not having nominated […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 29: ACCA 2016 Winners Special, DGA, and ASC

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from featuring host Clayton Davis along with panelists Sam Coffey, Mark Johnson and Joey Magidson. We discuss movies, television and all the awards shows that need predicting. New episodes are released every Monday. Find us on Twitter at @Circuit_Pod, email us at, and […]

OPINION: Superhero Films at the Oscars and the Look Ahead

This year, “Deadpool” was snubbed at the Oscars. Ryan Reynolds, who put over 10 years of blood, sweat and tears into this project, gave one of the most unique performances in recent memory. Tim Miller did a fantastic job directing, and Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick brilliantly wrote what many agree to be an artistic, […]

7 Films Still in the Running for Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar, ‘Jackie’ and ‘Hacksaw’ Snubbed

The bake off for the Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar has been announced. Seven contenders remain and they are: “Deadpool”“The Dressmaker”“Florence Foster Jenkins”“Hail, Caesar!”“A Man Called Ove”“Star Trek Beyond”“Suicide Squad” Omitted from the lineup is Pablo Larrain’s “Jackie” and Mel Gibson’s “Hacksaw Ridge,” two films who were considered frontrunners for the Academy Award. The nominations will […]

Community: What Were Your Favorite Nominations From the 74th Golden Globes?

We’ve finally heard the nominations for the 74th Golden Globes, and they did not disappoint. After a couple weeks of critics groups revealing nominations and wins, we finally have one of the big precursors in the books. Some films certainly got a boost while others showcased stronger than expected showings. “Lion,” “Hidden Figures” and “Hacksaw […]

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CONFIRMED: David Leitch to Direct ‘Deadpool 2’

“Deadpool 2” has found its director in David Leitch, reports confirmed over the weekend. Several directors were considered following Tim Miller‘s departure from the film over creative differences. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the search for a separate director for “Deadpool 3” is also underway. Leitch, the co-director of “John Wick,” had consistently been near the […]

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‘John Wick’ Co-Director David Leitch and Others Potentially Eyed for ‘Deadpool 2’

Several directors are in the running for “Deadpool 2” following Tim Miller‘s departure over “creative differences.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, “John Wick” co-director David Leitch has consistently been near the top of the list. His meeting with star and producer Ryan Reynolds on Thursday went well according to multiple sources. However, THR is quick […]