News: Wes Craven Dies, Doctor Strange and Scooby Doo

Horror legend Wes Craven has sadly passed away at the age of 76. The A Nightmare on Elm Street director – who also directed the first four Scream films – is credited with revolutionising the genre. (Source: The Hollywood Reporter)

Hannibal star Mads Mikkelsen is reportedly in talks to feature in the Scott Derrickson directed Doctor Strange that is set to be released next year. Part of Phase 3 of the Marvel Universe, Benedict Cumberbatch will play the titular role of Dr. Stephen Strange. (Source: Empire)

A new Scooby-Doo film will be hitting our screens in 2018. Thankfully this time it’s fully animated, following Raja Gosnell’s lacklustre 2002 live-action version, and it’s forgettable 2004 sequel  Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed.  No release date has been announced of yet, but the Emmy-winning Tony Cervone is on board to direct. (Source: Games Radar)

And finally…

Check out the latest ‘Honest Trailer’ from the Screen Junkies gang as this time they take on George Miller’s Mad Mad: Fury Road:


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