This week we also get some more casting news and a few new trailers.

News Roundup: New Bond Villain, Edward Snowden Casting and Fifty Shades Trailer

Christoph Waltz to play James Bond villain in yet-to-be-titled ‘Bond 24’

Best known for his role in ‘Inglorious Basterds’, Christoph Waltz is a two-time Academy award winner and is rumoured to be the newest James Bond villain. If he does a villainous performance halve as good as his character in ‘Inglorious Basterds’ this film is a sure success.

News Roundup: New Bond Villain, Edward Snowden Casting and Fifty Shades Trailer

Joseph Gordon-Levitt to play Edward Snowden in new bio-pic

For those who don’t know, Edward Snowden is a famous American whistle-blower who is still currently on the run from the US government. Edward revealed confidential information about America’s security measures. Joseph Gordon-Levitt will take the lead role in a bio-pic showing the life of Edward Snowden.

News Roundup: New Bond Villain, Edward Snowden Casting and Fifty Shades Trailer

‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ will not feature a CGI version of Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman sadly passed away earlier on this year mid way through filming the last two parts to the ‘Hunger Games’ franchise. The character he plays has a important role in the upcoming films. However, the director Francis Lawrence, has gone on record to say that they will not CGI to recreate the actor to finish the film. Instead they have rewrote the scenes that Hoffman hadn’t filmed and gave his lines to other characters.

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trailer

The hot and steamy 2015 valentine film has a new trailer showing more of the ‘plot’.

‘The Divergent Series: Insurgent’ Trailer

The second part in the ‘Divergent’ series has a minute long trailer released this week. It shows a great CGI sequence which has lead Shaliene Woodley jumping around. Hopefully this will be as good as ‘Hunger Games: Catching Fire’.

News Roundup: New Bond Villain, Edward Snowden Casting and Fifty Shades Trailer

Daniel Bruhl joins ‘Captain America 3: Civil War’ cast

Most notably known for his role in ‘Inglorious Basterds’ and starring beside the God of Thunder, Chris Hemsworth, in ‘Rush’. Daniel Bruhl is a stellar actor who really needs more attention, hopefully whatever role he has in ‘Captain America 3’ will bring him to the masses.

 

That’s all folks. Are you as excited as I am to see Christoph Waltz kill it as a Bond villain?