Tag Archives: Ben Barnes

RELEASE: SEVENTH SON With Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore & Ben Barnes Opens in North America Today

Despite a two-year delay and a big write down, $100-million Seventh Son is not wholly dependent on its North American box office this weekend. Universal has already shown the dark fantasy in Europe, China and other regions taking in $80 million so far. Still,  it’s been almost three years since Seventh Son filmed in the [...]

TRAILER: SEVENTH SON with Ben Barnes, Jeff Bridges and Julianne Moore

Adapted from Joseph Delaney’s The Wardstone Chronicles series, dark fantasy Seventh Son is about a Falcon Knight named Master Gregory (Jeff Bridges), who imprisoned an evil witch Mother Malkin (Julianne Moore) centuries ago. When she escapes, Gregory has until the next blood moon to train apprentice Tom Ward (Ben Barnes) — the seventh son of [...]

WEEK: May 5-11, 2014

Sunday, May 11th – Two-hour Once Upon a Time season finale (Snow Drifts and There’s No Place Like Home) airs on ABC and CTV. Zelena (Rebecca Mader)’s time portal places Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) and Emma (Jennifer Morrison) in the enchanted forest in the past, where they must be careful not to alter anything as they search [...]

WEEK: March 24-30, 2014

Sunday, March 30th – Continuum 3×03 Minute to Win It airs on Showcase. Kiera (Rachel Nichols) and Carlos (Victor Webster) foil Liber8’s mind-controlled bank robbers. Marine Building becomes the exterior of the Bregenzer Bank. Two Alecs love Emily although the one who is the new head of Piron Corp. doesn’t know if he can trust her. Sunday, March 30th [...]

WEEK: March 17-23, 2014

Sunday, March 23rd – Continuum 3×02 Minute Man airs on Showcase. Kiera (Rachel Nichols) looks into the two Alecs (Erik Knudsen) in one timeline; the mayor (Tahmoh Penikett) is kidnapped; and Carlos (Victor Webster) struggles with one Kiera’s death. Sunday, March 23rd – Once Upon a Time 3×14 The Tower airs on ABC and CTV. While [...]

START DATES: It’s American TV Pilot Season – AGENT X, THE FLASH, SEA OF FIRE, WARRIORS, PROOF, EXPOSED, iZOMBIE, BLOODLINES, ONLY HUMAN & BACKSTROM Reshoots

Are TV pilots a waste of time and money? Kevin Spacey (Netflix’s House of Cards) challenged American TV networks in his keynote address at the Edinburgh Television Festival about the futility of spending US $300 to $400 million a year on 100-plus pilots when less than half go to series and only one-tenth are renewed for a second season. Vancouver [...]

WEEK: July 8-14, 2013

Sunday, July 14th –  Vancouver-cop-from-the-future series Continuum 2×10 Second Wave airs on Showcase: Kiera (Rachel Nichols) attends one of Julian (Richard Harmon)’s anti-corporate rallies filmed in Gastown’s Blood Alley Square with 250 police/protester background performers. Sunday, July 14th – The Killing 3×08 Try airs on AMC: Pastor Mike (Ben Cotton) abducts Sarah Linden (Mireille Enos).  Bullet (Bex [...]

STILL: Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore & Ben Barnes as SEVENTH SON

Legendary Pictures shared a set photo of apprentice Tom Ward (Ben Barnes) and Master Gregory (Jeff Bridges) in dark fantasy Seventh Son ahead of the release of a new trailer. Adapted from Joseph Delaney’s The Wardstone Chronicles series,  it’s about a  Falcon Knight, Master Gregory, who imprisoned an evil witch Mother Malkin (Julianne Moore) years [...]

COMIC-CON SKED: Legendary Pictures Preview of GODZILLA & SEVENTH SON

Two weeks from today, Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures preview their upcoming blockbuster films at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday, July 20th. Godzilla is the one that intrigues me most, having just wrapped three months of filming in Vancouver. As expected, the new Godzilla is a re-imagining of Toho’s iconic Godzilla, but this time [...]

RELEASE DATE: Dark Fantasy SEVENTH SON Pushed Back for Second Time to Early 2014

Originally scheduled for release in mid-February this year, Warner Bros Pictures pushed back the dark fantasy film Seventh Son again from mid-October this year to mid-January next year. Adapted from Joseph Delaney’s The Wardstone Chronicles series, the movie is about an apprentice Tom (Ben Barnes) — the seventh son of a seventh son — to [...]

BIG READ – Working the Comic Con Craziness in 2011 – Updated

Published July 21, 2011 on Vancouver is Awesome How’s this for Comic-Con craziness? Twihards starting lining up outside the San Diego Convention Center three days early (on Monday) to be among the six thousand lucky enough to get into The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn 1 panel in Hall H, which took place just before lunchtime today. Breaking [...]