NETFLIX smash hit House of Cards has undergone a massive shake-up after Kevin Spacey was dropped from the show. Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming series, including who will be taking his place, when it will air and what to expect from the show... Who is in the House of Cards cast? Robin Wright Robin Wright is takes lead as the new President in place of Spacey as his conniving wife, Claire Underwood. She is a 51-year-old Golden Globe winner raised in San Diego, California. Over her career she has starred in a number of classic roles, including credits in The Princess Bride, Forrest Gump, She's So Lovely, Message in a Bottle and Unbreakable. As well as the leading role, she also works on the show as an executive producer. Diane Lane Diane Lane is a 53-year-old Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated actress. Her memorable screen credits include the critically-acclaimed Unfaithful, Under the Tuscan Sun, Hollywoodland, A Perfect Storm, A Walk on the Moon and … [Read more...] about Who is in the House of Cards season 6 cast? Robin Wright, Diane Lane, Greg Kinnear, Michael Kelly, Jayne Atkinson and Patricia Clarkson
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WALKING Dead star Scott Wilson has died aged 76 following a battle with leukaemia. The Hollywood legend is believed to have passed away peacefully at his Los Angeles home on Saturday, October 6. We take a look at his life and work. Who was Scott Wilson? Scott Wilson was an American actor who worked on both the big and small screen. Wilson was born in the small Southern town Thomasville in the US state of Georgia on March 29, 1942. His movie career launched in 1967 playing characters suspected of murder in his first three films. Having made the move from cinema to television in early 2011, Wilson was cast as veterinarian, Hershel Greene in the second season of The Walking Dead in June 2011. The role earned him positive reviews, including a "cheer" from TV Guide, which wrote that he had contributed "subtle shades of humanity to the character of Hershel Greene. He was famously offered the role while visiting his 97-year-old mother in Georgia. He left the show in 2013 after character was … [Read more...] about Who was Scott Wilson, what else did the Walking dead actor star in and what was the cause of death?
The world's largest fan convention bid a poignant farewell to the star of the most successful show in cable TV history on Friday as zombies took over San Diego Comic-Con. An extensive line-up of stars descended on the city's sprawling convention center to whet appetites for AMC's "The Walking Dead" and its sister show "Fear the Walking Dead." The departure of British actor Andrew Lincoln, who has appeared as Sheriff Rick Grimes in almost every episode since the 2010 pilot, has been an open secret since May, confirmed inadvertently by executive producer Robert Kirkman. But the official announcement was reserved for Comic-Con, an annual pop culture celebration that attracts more than 100,000 devotees to southern California, many in elaborate costumes, every July. "There seems to be an elephant in the room. This will be my last season playing the part of Rick Grimes," Lincoln, 44, told the packed 6,500-seat Hall H, prompting a dismayed murmur that spread throughout the arena. "I love … [Read more...] about Comic-Con laments departure of ‘Walking Dead’ star
Nobody could have anticipated the phenomenon The Walking Dead would become when it aired its modest six-episode debut back in 2010. Eight years on and it's spawned just as many seasons with a ninth (and counting) to come filled with characters up there in the cultural familiarity stakes alongside those from Game of Thrones, Lost and Breaking Bad. Today (30 May) saw the bombshell news that its lead star Andrew Lincoln will be phased out of the show during the next season. Quite how this will occur remains to be seen, but he'll appear in just six of the run's 16 episodes with Norman Reedus' fan favourite Daryl Dixon promoted to main character duties in his absence. This news is a lot for fans to take in and simply put, should spell the end of the AMC zombie series. Full disclosure: I am a loyal follower of The Walking Dead who has been slightly disconcerted by the series' recent evolution into a punching bag for … [Read more...] about Why Andrew Lincoln’s departure is a death knell for The Walking Dead
Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight has revealed that the gangster drama will end after season seven. After the Bafta TV Awards in London on Sunday, Knight told Digital Spy what the future of the show would look like. He said, "My ambition is to make it a story of a family between two wars, so always I've wanted to end it with the first air raid siren in Birmingham in 1939." Read more Peaky Blinders Season 5 plot details revealed by Arthur Shelby actor "It'll take three more series [to reach that point]," Knight added. But the Peaky Blinders mastermind said he's also open to making a film around Tommy Shelby and his crime clan before the series finale. "We're getting approached to do all kinds of things - the ballet, the musical... and the movie would be great," he continued. Knight said he "wouldn't want to do" a movie at the end of the series, but would "maybe" do it in between two seasons of the show. World news in pictures 50 show all World news in pictures … [Read more...] about Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight says show will end after season 7