Jason Isaacs

‘A Cure for Wellness’ Teases Gore Verbinski’s Return to Horror in New Viral Promos

by Britt Hayes October 19, 2016 @ 12:43 PM
After costing Disney a pretty penny (or millions of them) with The Lone Ranger and having his North Korea thriller with Steve Carell nixed by New Regency, Gore Verbinski has finally returned with a new film. Originally scheduled to hit theaters this year, A Cure for Wellness was pushed back to February 2017, but a pair of mysteriously creepy viral promos should get you pretty excited for The Ring director’s return to the horror genre.

New 'Star Wars Rebels' Clip Pits Kanan Against the Jedi-Hunting Inquisitor

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 30, 2014 @ 10:48 PM
Lucasfilm / Disney XD
Disney's forthcoming animated 'Star Wars Rebels' will see a "Spark of the Rebellion" officially premiering this Friday on the Disney Channel (or right now, online!), but it may be a few weeks yet before the action really takes off on its proper Disney XD home. To wit, catch a brand-new clip beyond the premiere as Kanan takes on the villainous Inquisitor!

WookieeLeaks: 'Star Wars Rebels' Spills Secrets While 'Star Wars: Episode 7' Keeps Them

by Jacob Hall July 19, 2014 @ 11:00 AM
ScreenCrush’s WookieLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything 'Star Wars'! From 'Episode 7,' to the upcoming spinoffs and the TV shows, if it pertains to that long ago, far away galaxy, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, 'Star Wars Rebels' officially introduces its big bad, a genre veteran joins 'Star Wars: Episode 7,' and two incredible comedians battle for fan supremacy.

'Star Wars Rebels' Confirms Jason Isaacs as the Jedi-Hunting Inquisitor

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 17, 2014 @ 10:05 AM
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Last week saw forthcoming 'Star Wars' animated series 'Star Wars Rebels' formally introducing us to David Oyelowo's formidable Agent Kallus, but at least one more villainous voice of the cast had been left blank. Now, the in-between set series has officially confirmed that 'Harry Potter' baddie Jason Isaacs will voice the imposing Jedi-hunter "The Inquisitor," with a brand-new featurette introducing the character!

'Star Wars Rebels' Casting: Jason Isaacs to Voice the Jedi Inquisitor?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 19, 2014 @ 2:38 PM
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It's been a good long while since we've heard anything from the front of 'Star Wars Rebels,' the forthcoming animated TV series. Though, in spite of the many character reveals and teaser trailers, at least one aspect of the new Disney XD series has remained a mystery. The show hasn't officially confirmed the voice behind its Jedi-hunting baddie "The Inquisitor," but a new report suggests 'Harry Potter' villain Jason Isaacs might be our man.

NBC's 'Rosemary's Baby' Miniseries Trailer: "You Were Chosen to Be His Mother!"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 14, 2014 @ 6:00 PM
Last week brought the news that NBC would officially give birth to its 'Rosemary's Baby' remake miniseries in mid-May, though at the time, footage from the four-hour special proved somewhat fleeting. Now, the full cast and horror-filled scope of the new 'Rosemary's Baby' has been revealed in the first completed trailer, and Zoe Saldana's pipes sound like they could use a rest from the screaming.

NBC's 'Rosemary's Baby' Miniseries Adds Jason Isaacs and 'Suits' Patrick J. Adams

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 20, 2014 @ 4:08 PM
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Surprised though we were to see NBC updating horror classic 'Rosemary's Baby' as a TV miniseries, our interest went up a notch with the addition of 'Guardians of the Galaxy' star Zoe Saldana in the title role. Now, the cast continues to flesh out with 'Awake' and 'Harry Potter' baddie Jason Isaacs, as well as 'Suits' star Patrick J. Adams.

'Awake's Jason Isaacs Returns to TV For CBS' 'Surgeon General'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 14, 2013 @ 4:01 PM
Last year we were overly disappointed to learn that despite most of the critical raves for film star Jason Isaacs' turn in the low-rated NBC drama 'Awake,' the network had officially decided to pull the plug on the series after 13 episodes. Now, we're learning that Isaacs will return to TV for yet another high-profile project, this time over at CBS, as the 'Harry Potter' franchise star steps up his standing to play the titular 'Surgeon General.' Find out if 'Surgeon General' will thrive or prove DOA inside!

'Awake' Review: "Kate is Enough"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 23, 2012 @ 11:57 AM
'Awake’ conjures up its fourth episode in “Kate is Enough” where Jason Isaacs’ Detective Britten encounters Rex's past babysitter at a crime scene, who seems to be involved in unrelated cases in both realities.  Still treading lightly on any of the mysteries behind Britten’s dual realities this week, but another solidly cerebral, and intriguing hour.
Now, you’ve seen the series and want to know how the show fares a fourth time around, whether the narrative device falls apart or works like a dream, no pun intended!  We’ve seen the latest, so what does “Kate is Enough” bring, bad octuplet puns, or will it be enough to jolt you out of your sleep?
Read on for your in-depth recap of everything you need to know about the third episode “Kate is Enough”!