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Jason Momoa to star in Guardians of the Galaxy?

Jason Momoa to star in Guardians of the Galaxy?

Feb 18 2013, 4:14am CST | by

Jason Momoa has signed on for 'Guardians of the Galaxy'. The 'Conan' actor gave such a convincing screen test as Drax the Destroyer for Marvel's upcoming adaptation of the superhero comic book...

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Jason Momoa to star in Guardians of the Galaxy?

Feb 18 2013, 4:14am CST | by

Jason Momoa has signed on for 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.

The 'Conan' actor gave such a convincing screen test as Drax the Destroyer for Marvel's upcoming adaptation of the superhero comic book series that producers decided to offer him the part immediately, according to Latino Review.

Jason reportedly beat off stiff competition from Isiah Mustafa, Dave Bautista and Brian Patrick during the audition last Wednesday (13.02.13).

The 33-year-old star will play key Guardians member Drax, a human whose family was slaughtered by villain Thanos, the evil being introduced at the end of 2012's 'Avengers Assemble'. He was given a chance at revenge by the Titans, who put his spirit into a powerful new body in order to oppose and eventually destroy Thanos.

Jason will join 'Zero Dark Thirty' actor Chris Pratt in the sci-fi flick. Chris was recently cast as lead character Peter Quill, also known as Star-Lord, an astronaut who returns from space as a galactic warrior.

The vocal casting for lead female Gamora, as well as for Rocket Raccoon and Groot have not yet been announced, but Adam Sandler and Jim Carrey are reportedly in talks to pick up the latter roles.

'Guardians of the Galaxy' is scheduled for release in August 2014.

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Randall Einhorn To Direct Season 2 Of SundanceTV’s ‘The Red Road’

Jul 11 2014 10:58am CDT | Source: Deadline

Screening Of Sundance Channel's "The Red Road"
EXCLUSIVE: Randall Einhorn, who’s coming off a two-year overall deal at FX, has signed on to exec produce and direct Season 2 of SundanceTV drama The Red Road. The series, from Aaron Guzikowski, chronicles the clash between two communities – a small town and the neighboring mountains, home to a Native American tribe -i and two men (Jason Momoa, Martin Henderson) on a collision course. Einhorn will direct four of the six episode ...
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Doomsday in BATMAN V SUPERMAN? Maybe, maybe not...

Jul 10 2014 8:00pm CDT | Source: aintitcool

92nd Street Y Presents: And Evening With Jason Momoa And Thelma Adams
Doomsday could possibly appear in BATMAN V SUPERMAN, directed by Zack Snyder and starring Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Ben Affleck, Jeremy Irons, Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne, Jesse Eisenberg, Jason Momoa, and Read the full article on AICN Earlier today, Bleeding Cool made a ton of waves by announcing that they'd heard from sources working on BATMAN V SUPERMAN that Doomsday was going to be featured in the film. As Devin Faraci over at Badass Dige ...
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Ben Affleck's Solo 'Batman' Movie Rumored For 2019

Jun 19 2014 1:29pm CDT | Source: screen crave

Warner Bros. Pictures Panel And Presentation - Comic-Con International 2014
There are a lot of rumors circling Warner Bros.’ DC release date schedule. Not only do we have Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Justice League coming, but rumor has it that the studio also plans to release standalone movies for Shazam!, Sandman, Wonder Woman, and a Flash/Green Lantern team up before 2018. But what about Batman? Well, Latino Review reports that WB is looking to 2019 for a solo Batman film starring Ben Affleck. The working title ...
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/Filmcast Ep. 276 – How to Train Your Dragon 2

Jun 17 2014 12:01am CDT | Source: Slash Film

Dave, Devindra, Jeff, and Germain discuss the how dumb the new Dumb and Dumber trailer is, get psyched for an upcoming appearance of Aquaman, and praise some upcoming indie films. Be sure to read up on why Orange is the New Black is the new Hill Street Blues, and The Last Disposable Action Hero. You can always e-mail us at slashfilmcast(AT)gmail(DOT)com, or call and leave a voicemail at 781-583-1993. Also, like us on Facebook! Download or Play Now in your Browser: Subscribe t ...
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BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE – Jason Momoa Rumored to Play Aquaman

Jun 14 2014 9:27am CDT | Source: Collider

92nd Street Y Presents: And Evening With Jason Momoa And Thelma Adams
While the LA Kings were establishing their rule over the ice last night, Jason Momoa was staking his claim as king of the seas.  A confident new report pegs the former Game of Thrones star as playing Aquaman in Zack Snyder's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, with a larger role likely in the superhero team-up movie, Justice League.  It sounds like Snyder's design for the character is already set, so even ...
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