SFF ALUMS: News and Happenings
- Written by The Insider The Insider
The first in a series bringing you the latest news about your favorite SFF guests.
Last year Dominic Monaghan(LOST, LORD OF THE RINGS TRILOGY) walked our red carpet at the Regal Hollywood 20 in downtown Sarasota for the premiere of THE DAY (distributed by WWE Studios).
Wildlife enthusiastic Dominic Monaghan can currently be seen on the Travel Channel's WILD THINGS WITH DOMINIC MONAGHAN. He also made a recent appearance on CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL. Dominic is reportedly shooting the film DEEP BURIAL(co-starring Tom Sizemore) while preparing for a role in MONSTER BUTLER(also featuring Gary Oldman and Malcolm McDowell).
Ashley Bell is about to burst onto the big screen once again reprising the roll of Nell in THELAST EXORCISM PART TWO (in theaters March 1st). She is slated to appear in the comedy THE BOUNCEBACK (in theaters March 9th) and the superhero thriller SPARKS (in theaters May 1st).
WWE Studios has an avalanche of available and upcoming titles including DEAD MAN DOWN starring Colin Farrell (IN BRUGES, TOTAL RECALL) and Noomi Rapace (PROMETHEUS, GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO). The film is in theaters March 8th.
THE CALL from WWE Studios stars Academy Award-winning actress Halle Berry(MONSTER'S BALL, X-MEN TRILOGY) and arrives in theaters March 15th. It is directed by Brad Anderson (THE MACHINIST, TRANSSIBERIAN). Anderson has also directed episodes of BOARDWALK EMPIRE starring frequent SFF guest Steve Buscemi.
WWE Studios has also greenlit the comedy CRUISIN' FOR A BRUISIN' and sequels to THE MARINE and 12 ROUNDS. A film featuring Scooby Doo solving a mystery at Wrestlemainia is also on the way along with QUEENS OF THE RING and INTERROGATION. Many more films are currently available. For details CLICK HERE TO VISIT THEIR SITE.
Scott Ciencin, writer of this story, is the New York Times bestselling author of over 90 novels from Random House, Simon & Schuster, Scholastic, Harper and many more. Three of his novels were just released on Audible.com. He also writes non-fiction, scripts graphic novels and works as a creative consultant designing book lines and advising on video games. He began his career as a writer/director and remains active in the film production community. For more information and a sneak peak at his latest directing effort, visit his website www.scottciencin.com.