Kristen Stewart and Lupita Nyong’o might be joining the Charlie's Angels reboot

Elizabeth Banks has teamed up with Sony to reboot Charlie’s Angels, the campy TV series about beautiful and kick-ass detectives that spawned a film series which then led to another TV show. Hoping that the fourth time will be the charm—since that Minka Kelly-starring show failed to really take off—the film is already…

The spirit of Wet Hot American Summer is alive and well Ten Years Later

Michael Showalter and David Wain have an ear for dialogue. It’s one of the things that makes them such sharp film parodists, the type who don’t settle for re-staging a famous scene or putting a popular film’s words in a new context. They pick up on the bigger picture—how that scene looks, or how those words sound—and…

Elizabeth Banks apologizes for inaccuracies in her Steven Spielberg comments

Earlier this week, actress and director Elizabeth Banks took an opportunity to call out Steven Spielberg for his lack of women-led movies, blasting the prolific director from the podium at the Women in Film’s Crystal + Lucy Awards. “And by the way, he’s never made a movie with a female lead,” Banks said at the time.…

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Rachel Bloom, Elizabeth Banks, Adam Scott, and more sing out against Trump

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend creator and star Rachel Bloom has corralled a group of comedians and famous people—including Elizabeth Banks, Adam Scott, Jane Lynch, Amber Rose, Sean Patrick Thomas, Felicia Day, Paul Scheer, and a bunch more—for a very funny, very specific anti-Trump, pro-Clinton music video called “HOLY SH*T…

A 28-year-old Elizabeth Banks was “too old” to play Spider-Man’s Mary Jane

Joining the ranks of similarly “sophisticated” female stars like Olivia Wilde and Maggie Gyllenhaal, Elizabeth Banks has revealed that she was once told she was “too old” to play the love interest of an actor who less than two years her junior. Talking to Glamour UK (and reported on by Variety), Banks told the story…

Elizabeth Banks is a “modern and edgy” Rita Repulsa in the Power Rangers reboot

Poor Elizabeth Banks has been placed in the unenviable position of being the first visual representation of the upcoming Mighty Morphin Power Rangers reboot, which somebody is probably looking forward to. When Lionsgate released a teaser image to People of Banks in costume as the film’s alien witch antagonist Rita…