Author Diana Gabaldon has two very extensive sets of novels, the Outlander series and the Lord John Grey series. Fans of Gabaldon’s work are probably aware that her Outlander series is going to be made into a television show.
Outlander is the official title of the show and the first season will be based off of the first novel. Entertainment Weekly recently shared an exclusive image from the show that features Caitriona Balfe and Tobias Menzies as their characters.
The story follows Claire(Balfe), a 1940s combat nurse who is travelling through Scotland with her husband Frank (Menzies). However, she falls through a time-travelling portal and ends up in the 18th century. Here she falls in love with a young warrior named Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan).
Outlander is set to be premiering on the Starz network sometime this year. Are you looking forward to this series? Are you a fan of Diana Gabaldon’s work? Be sure to check back in for more details and exclusive news!
The Spectacular Now is a classic coming of age story based off of the novel by Tim Tharp that was originally published in 2008. Tharp’s popular novel is now getting adapted for the screen in an upcoming movie with the same title.
The film stars Miles Teller as Sutter Keely, a cocky and self-indulged high school senior who goes gains a new outlook on life after getting to know Shailene Woodley’s character, Aimee Finicky. An exclusive and sweet new image has recently been revealed. This exclusive image features Sutter (Teller) and Aimee (Woodley) driving in a truck and delivering newspapers.
Fans of the novel may be interested in seeing this image because it gives us a closer look at how the relationship between Sutter and Aimee is portrayed in the film. The screenplay was penned by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, who also wrote (500) Days of Summer and The Fault in Out Stars screenplays together. If you haven’t already, watch the recent trailer here.
The Spectacular Now is directed by James Ponsoldt and also stars Brie Larson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kyle Chandler, and Dayo Okeniyi. Will you be seeing it when it hits a theater near you on August 2, 2013? What do you think of the cast involved in this anticipated project?
Exclusive new images have recently been released for The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. These images were released in a “character reveal” marketing campaign.
Through the images, fans will get the first glimpse at some major characters from the series such as Simon Lewis (Robert Sheehan), Alec Lightwood (Kevin Zegers), Jace Wayland (Jamie Campbell Bower), Magnus Bane (Godfrey Gao), and Valentine Morgenstern (Jonathan Rhys Meyers). Plus, there is also a sneak peek at the relationship between Jace (Bower) and Clary Fray (Lily Colins).
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones also stars actors Lena Headey, Kevin Durand, CCH Pounder, and Jemima West and is directed by Harald Zwart. Will you be seeing Mortal Instruments when it is released in theaters on August 23? What do you think of these new images? Let me know in the comments below!
For those of you who are fans of The Mortal Instrument series by Cassandra Clare, you will excited to know that an exclusive image from the film adaptation of City of Bones has recently been released.
This exclusive still gives fans the first look at at Jemima West as her character Isabelle Lightwood. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones also stars Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Lena Headey, Kevin Durand, CCH Pounder, and Kevin Zegers and is directed by Harald Zwart. Be sure to see Mortal Instruments when it hits theaters on August 23.
What do you think of this still? Does this picture make you excited for the film? Will you be seeing Mortal Instruments in theaters?