Elijah Wood Joins Star Wars: Resistance, New Trailer for The Curse of La Llorona, and More!

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Actor Elijah Wood will be voicing a character on an upcoming episode of Star Wars: Resistance. Lucasfilm has released a new clip from the episode Fuel for the Fire featuring Wood as Rucklin, a hot-shot racer who makes questionable decisions. Star Wars: Resistance airs Sundays on Disney Channel, and Fuel for the Fire premieres on October 21st.

See the clip below!


According to Deadline, actress Ana de Armas is joining the cast of Rian Johnson’s modern murder mystery film Knives Out. Previously announced cast also includes Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Lakeith Stanfield, and Michael Shannon. Knives Out will open in theaters some time in 2019.


Warner Bros. Pictures has released a new teaser trailer for The Curse of La Llorona, the upcoming New Line Cinema horror film. Produced by James Wan, the film is a new take on the terrifying fable of La Llorona, the crying woman who drowned her children. The film is set to open in theaters on April 19th, 2019.

Check out the trailer here!


Actress Maxim Roy has joined the cast of Netflix’s upcoming television series October Faction. Roy will play the powerful warlock Alice Harlow, who is the last of her kind. October Faction is based on the IDW comic book series of the same name, and is being adapted for television by Krypton showrunner Damian Kindler.


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