Steven Soderbergh

Netflix Western ‘Godless’ Cast Adds Sam Waterson, Scoot McNairy

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 6, 2016 @ 10:59 PM
Scott Frank and Steven Soderbergh’s new Western miniseries Godless just keeps getting better. Not only will Newsroom alum Jeff Daniels lead the cast, but so too has former co-star Sam Waterston joined the ensemble, along with a confirmed Scoot McNairy and more.

Daniel Craig Bonds With Adam Driver in First ‘Logan Lucky’ Set Photos

by Britt Hayes September 1, 2016 @ 5:01 PM
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The name is Bond…Bail Bond. At least that seems to be the case in these new photos from the set of Steven Soderbergh’s Logan Lucky, which features a nearly unrecognizable Daniel Craig alongside a very recognizable Adam Driver. Both actors are sporting prison stripes in the pics, which also offer a glimpse at Riley Keough’s character. In addition to the set photos, a new report reveals that Sebastian Stan has joined the cast of what’s been described as a “hillbilly heist” movie.

Sarah Paulson May Be Added to the ‘Ocean’s Eight’ Crew

by Emma Stefansky August 26, 2016 @ 11:39 AM
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‘Ocean’s Eight,’ the all-female heist comedy spinoff of Steven Soderbergh’s ‘Ocean’s Eleven,’ might be getting another new cast member. For the past few weeks the film has been collecting star after star like a poker player scooping up thousand-dollar chips, and multiple Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Sarah Paulson is the most recent to be in talks to join the fun.

Rihanna, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter Join Sandra Bullock’s ‘Oceans 11' Spinoff

by Erin Whitney August 10, 2016 @ 11:47 AM
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We’ve heard rumblings for a while about Gary Ross’ all-female ‘Oceans 11' reboot. In addition to Sandra Bullock leading the film, Cate Blanchett, Mindy Kaling and Helena Bonham Carter have all been rumored. Now three more spots have reportedly been filled in what is some of the weirdest casting news in a while.

Starz ‘Girlfriend Experience’ Renewed for Season 2 With New Story

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 1, 2016 @ 11:33 AM
Starz’s efforts to take Steven Soderbergh’s The Girlfriend Experience to TV appear to have paid off, but don’t get too attached to any characters from Season 1. The network has officially confirmed an extended renewal for Season 2, albeit one with “entirely new characters and plotlines.”

‘Ocean’s Eleven’ Spinoff Title Confirmed, Gary Ross Promises ‘Similar Tone’ to Soderbergh’s Trilogy

by Britt Hayes June 15, 2016 @ 2:15 PM
When Cate Blanchett was initially rumored for the Ocean’s Eleven spinoff, so too was the film’s working title: Ocean’s Ocho, which refers to the number of characters in the ensemble for Gary Ross’ female-fronted heist project. Ross himself has now officially confirmed the title for the film, which he’s been developing with original Ocean’s trilogy director Steven Soderbergh for some time now. And if you’re wondering just how similar Ross’ film will be to its predecessors, the answer is “pretty similar.”

Netflix Western ‘Godless’ Confirms Jeff Daniels, ‘Walking Dead’ and ‘Game of Thrones’ Stars

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 13, 2016 @ 9:40 PM
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A few weeks back, we learned that Scott Frank and Steven Soderbergh’s new Western miniseries Godless has begun initial casting with none other than Newsroom alum Jeff Daniels, and the official report brings yet more good news. Not only is Daniels confirmed, but so too is Walking Dead alum Merritt Wever, a Game of Thrones member and more.

Hilary Swank, Katherine Waterston Join Steven Soderbergh Heist Film ‘Logan Lucky’

by Britt Hayes June 9, 2016 @ 1:52 PM
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By now you know it’s best to expect the unexpected when it comes to Steven Soderbergh, who recently emerged from semi-retirement (or Not Actual Retirement At All) to direct his first feature film since 2012. Even still, you probably never would have guessed that his latest project would star Adam Driver, Seth MacFarlane and Katherine Heigl — okay, you might have guessed Driver since that guy is pretty much everywhere right now. But would you have predicted the casting of Hilary Swank? Probably not.

Cate Blanchett May Join Sandra Bullock in That Female-Led ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ Movie

by Britt Hayes June 3, 2016 @ 6:38 PM
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We’re still not entirely sure what to call the new female-fronted Ocean’s Eleven movie, but whatever it is, it’s assembling some seriously great talent. In addition to Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Lawrence has been reportedly considering joining the lineup, while the latest name eyeing the sorta-sequel / Ocean’s-adjacent project is none other than the great Cate Blanchett — a name that would take this project from a curiosity to a must-see.

Jeff Daniels and Scoot McNairy Eyed for Netflix Western Series ‘Godless’

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 27, 2016 @ 10:53 PM
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Just when you thought you’d lost count of the Netflix original series in development, here comes number … uh, moving on! Scott Frank and Steven Soderbergh’s new Western miniseries Godless has begun casting, with none other than Newsroom alum Jeff Daniels and Batman v. Superman bomb Scoot McNairy eyed for leading roles.