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Casting for Disney’s Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Is Turning Into a Damn Mess

By Areeba Abid on
This magic carpet ride is experiencing some major turbulence.Read Full Story

Lily James Has Some Thoughts About the 'Cinderella' Waistline Controversy

By Lani Conway on
She has a naturally small waist, okay? Read Full Story

Look at All the Cute Celebrity Kids (and Grumpy Cat) at the 'Cinderella' Premiere

By Deena Bustillo on
Stars big, small, and furry came out to celebrate the live-action 'Cinderella' over the weekend.Read Full Story

Watch What Happens at Midnight in the New 'Cinderella' Trailer

By Deena Bustillo on
It's not pretty if you're a glass slipper or a goose.Read Full Story

The New Live-Action 'Cinderella' Trailer Is Positively Magical

By Jill Slattery on
Could this be the best fairy tale adaptation yet?Read Full Story

First Look at the Badass Bennet Sisters of 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies'

By Hayley Igarashi on
Mr. Darcy has his work cut out for him. Read Full Story

First Look Photo: Lily James Offers a Classic, Romantic Take of 'Cinderella'

By Lani Conway on
(Disney) Disney has released the first image of Downton Abbey star Lily James in the titular role in the live-action Cinderella. By the looks of things, it seems like your standard horse-riding, romantic affair that the classic storyline calls for, but with a twist — Cinderella and her prince meet before the fateful ball. James stars alongside an all-star cast that includes Cate Blanchett as the evil stepmother, Helen Bonham Carter as the offbeat fairy godmother, and Game of Thrones' Richard...Read Full Story

Anna Kendrick Is Your New Live-Action Cinderella

By Darrick Thomas on
(Photo: Getty Images | Disney)Disney is doubling down on Cinderella in their continuation of adapting their cartoon princesses into live-action badasses a la 2012's Snow White and the Huntsman. Downton Abbey actress Lily James has already landed the title role in Kenneth Branagh's version of the classic, and now comes word Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect, Up in the Air) will play the whimsical princess in a separate adaptation called Into the Woods. According to Slash Film, the Kendrick vehicle...Read Full Story

Of Course Helena Bonham Carter Is Playing the Fairy Godmother in the Live Action 'Cinderella'

By JJ Duncan on
(Getty Images)In a piece of casting news as predictable as it is perfect, Helena Bonham Carter has signed on to play the Fairy Godmother in Kenneth Branagh's upcoming live action adaptation of Cinderella. And because she's Helena Bonham Carter she'll be introduced in the film as a sort of medieval bag lady. For the costume Disney could save some money by recycling the fabric scraps from her last three films. See:(Disney | Universal | BBC Films)Now that's committing to a type. As for the rest...Read Full Story

'Game of Thrones' Star Richard Madden Is Cast as the Prince in 'Cinderella'

By Lani Conway on
(Bauer Griffin/Getty)We already know that Downton Abbey star Lily James or Lady Rose MacClare will be gracing us with her best fairytale charm in the upcoming live-action adaptation of Cinderella. Now, the Kenneth Branagh-directed film has a prince — Game of Thrones actor Richard Madden (aka Robb Stark). He will also join Cate Blanchett, who has already been cast as the evil stepmother. It should be noted that this will be Madden's first tentpole role. However, the film, which will most...Read Full Story