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Taylor Swift Cast in Vaughn's

Taylor Swift Cast in Vaughn's "The Secret Service"

Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter Taylor Swift has reportedly been cast in Matthew Vaughn's big-screen adaptation of "The Secret Service" in an unknown mystery role.

Millar & Gibbons'

Millar & Gibbons' "The Secret Service" Recruits Samuel L Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson has been cast as the villain in "The Secret Service," director Matthew Vaughn's adaptation of the Marvel/Icon miniseries by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons.


Vaughn's "Secret Service" Adaptation Targets Colin Firth

Oscar winner Colin Firth is reportedly in talks to star in "The Secret Service," director Matthew Vaughn’s adaptation of the comic book by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons published under Marvel's Icon imprint.

Fox To Distribute Vaughn's

Fox To Distribute Vaughn's "The Secret Service" Film

20th Century Fox has won the battle with Universal Pictures for worldwide distribution rights to Matthew Vaughn's film adaptation of "The Secret Service" by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons.

Vaughn To Produce Josh Trank's

Vaughn To Produce Josh Trank's "Fantastic Four" Reboot

Fox creative consultant Mark Millar has revealed "X-Men: First Class" and "Kick-Ass" director Matthew Vaughn will serve as producer for Josh Trank's upcoming "Fantastic Four" reboot.

Jason Flemyng Seemingly Confirms Matthew Vaughn For

Jason Flemyng Seemingly Confirms Matthew Vaughn For "Star Wars"

Actor Jason Flemyng, who's worked with Matthew Vaughn on nine films, has seemingly confirmed the director's involvement with "Star Wars: Episode VII."

Millar Strikes Back With

Millar Strikes Back With "Hit-Girl's" Journey To "Kick-Ass 2"

As the second film for his and John Romita, Jr.'s real life superhero universe rolls along, Mark Millar digs into Hit-Girl's mind in one last issue of her over-the-top solo adventures, dishing details on both comics and movies.

Singer Confirmed To Direct

Singer Confirmed To Direct "X-Men: Days of Future Past"

Director Bryan Singer has been confirmed to return to Fox's X-Men movie franchise with "Days of Future Past" following Matthew Vaughan's departure from the "X-Men: First Class" sequel.

Vaughn Exits

Vaughn Exits "X-Men: First Class 2," Singer On Deck

"X-Men: First Class" director Matthew Vaughan has decided not to direct the upcoming "Days of Future Past" sequel, and "X-Men" director Brian Singer is first on Fox's short list to replace him.


Will "X-Men: First Class 2" Explore "Days of Future Past?"

Matthew Vaughn's untitled sequel to "X-Men: First Class" may adapt the classic "Days of Future Past" X-Men story arc according to a recently registered title with the MPAA from 20th Century Fox.

Universal In Talks To Make, Distribute

Universal In Talks To Make, Distribute "Kick-Ass 2"

Universal Pictures is in talks to make and distribute "Kick-Ass 2," the sequel to Matthew Vaughn's adaptation of Mark Millar and John Romita Jr.'s comic series.

Millar & Gibbons Talk The Society of

Millar & Gibbons Talk The Society of "The Secret Service"

As they launch their brand-new creator-owned spy series "The Secret Service," Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons explore the issues of society, espionage and "Star Wars" fandom that impacted the book's creation.

Dave Gibbons On Enlisting In

Dave Gibbons On Enlisting In "The Secret Service"

Dave Gibbons opens up on his new project with Mark Millar, explaining why "The Secret Service" is an espionage tale better for being British, what exactly Mark Hamill is doing in it and how a movie doesn't impact him at all.

"X-Men: First Class" Sequel Will Focus on Magneto, Writer Says

While the project is still in its infancy, screenwriter Simon Kinberg says the follow-up to last year's Matthew Vaughn directed "X-Men: First Class" will focus on Michael Fassbender's Magneto.

Director Matthew Vaughn Returns for

Director Matthew Vaughn Returns for "X-Men: First Class" Sequel

Director Matthew Vaughn has been confirmed as returning to helm the the sequel to his critically acclaimed box office hit "X-Men: First Class."

Millar & Gibbons'

Millar & Gibbons' "Secret Service" Origins

From the original, slightly embarrassing letter a young Mark Millar sent to Dave Gibbons after "Watchmen" to Gibbons' new sketchbook work, the creators give CBR the exclusive early details of their new series "The Secret Service."

PRESS RELEASE: Millar Announces "Secret Service" Charity Auction


Millar's "Superior" Teams with National MS Society; Vaughn Signs to Produce Movie

Mark Millar's "Superior" is set to hit the big screen under the oversight of Matthew Vaughn even as the hero joins forces with the National MS Society to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis.

"X-Men: First Class" Opens With $3.4M Midnight Run

"X-Men: First Class" grossed about $3.4 million in midnight showings at the domestic box office, setting the film on a course for an opening weekend that could exceed $60 million. SPINOFF has details.

The CBR Review:

The CBR Review: "X-Men: First Class"

CBR's Adam Rosenberg calls Matthew Vaughn's "X-Men: First Class" an example of "what happens to a superhero movie when you strip away the blockbuster budget and allow the filmmaker to simply tell a story."


Latest "First Class" Videos Focus on Magneto, Hellfire Club

Fox has released more clips from the Matthew Vaughn-directed "X-Men: First Class" that cast a spotlight on Sebastian Shaw, Emma Frost, Magneto, Azazel and more. SPINOFF has the videos.

Vaughn Schools CBR on

Vaughn Schools CBR on "X-Men: First Class"

In an exclusive interview, "X-Men: First Class" director Matthew Vaughn discusses his "James Bond meets X-Men" take on the franchise, his plans for a potential sequel and more.

Darwin, Angel Featured in New

Darwin, Angel Featured in New "X-Men" Promo

Fox has released another sneak peek of the Matthew Vaughn-directed "X-Men: First Class" that reveals new footage, including glimpses Darwin, Angel and Emma Frost in action. SPINOFF has a look at the spot.

More Than 40 Images From

More Than 40 Images From "X-Men: First Class"

Twentieth Century Fox has released an avalanche of photos -- among them, a few potential spoilers -- from "X-Men: First Class," director Matthew Vaughn's franchise prequel. SPINOFF has details.

"X-Men: First Class" Trailer Features New Scenes

The latest trailer for Matthew Vaughn's reinvention of the "X-Men" film franchise focuses on the early alliance of Professor X and Magneto as well as hinting at the relationship between Mystique and Beast.


SPINOFF: New "First Class'" Emma Frost Photo

SPINOFF has the latest image from "X-Men: First Class" showing January Jones’ Emma Frost and Kevin Bacon’s Sebastian Shaw in a 1960s-style mirrored "secret lair." The film, directed by Matthew Vaughn, opens on June 3.

"X-Men: First Class" Trailer Debuts

The history of the Cuban Missile Crisis gets a mutant-themed tweak in the first official trailer for Matthew Vaughn's prequel film to 20th Century Fox's popular Marvel Comics adaptation franchise as Xavier and Magneto square off.

Why The X-Men: First Class Pictures May Mean Trouble for the Movie

Why The X-Men: First Class Pictures May Mean Trouble for the Movie

The leaked promo image from X-Men: First Class may have been disavowed by director Matthew Vaughn, but it could also say more about the struggle behind the scenes than was initially thought.

SPINOFF: Matthew Vaughn Reacts to

SPINOFF: Matthew Vaughn Reacts to "X-Men: First Class" Leak

Director Matthew Vaughn had some choice words about the leak of an unapproved "X-Men: First Class" cast photo, and responded with some new official images. SPINOFF ONLINE has the story.

"X-Men: First Class" Cast Hits Web

From James McAvoy's Charles Exavier to January Jones' Emma Frost, the mutants of director Matthew Vaughn's flashback adaptation of Marvel's Merry Mutants lineup and strike a pose as the first X-Men.

January Jones Rounds Out

January Jones Rounds Out "First Class"

Playing the part of Emma "The White Queen" Frost, the leading lady of "Mad Men" is just one of several surprise final cast members set in place for Fox's "X-Men: First Class"

Platt & More Fill Out

Platt & More Fill Out "X-Men: First Class"

Famed character actor Oliver Platt has signed on for a role as the mysterious "Man In Black" in Matthew Vaughn's X-Men prequel film along with actors set to be Moira MacTaggart and Azazel – the demon father of Nightcrawler.

Kevin Bacon Is A

Kevin Bacon Is A "First Class" Mystery Villain

The Hollywood mainstay will step into the role of a Marvel supervillain for the Matthew Vaughn-directed "X-Men" prequel but which one remains unknown as Jennifer Lawrence morphs into a young Mystique.

"X-Men: First Class" Finds Beast And Banshee?

Reports are in that British actor Nicholas Hoult has been tapped to play a hairless Hank "The Beast" McCoy while Caleb Landry Jones will be Banshee in director Matthew Vaughn's upcoming X-Men prequel film.

Alice Eve Is Emma Frost

Alice Eve Is Emma Frost

The casting for "X-Men: First Class" heats up as the "She's Out Of My League" starlet signs on to play the diamond-skinned mutant in the franchise relaunched headed by Matthew Vaughn.

Fassbender to Become Magneto in

Fassbender to Become Magneto in "First Class"

Actor Michael Fassbender is in early negotiations to play Magneto in "X-Men: First class." The actor is no stranger to comic adaptations having appeared in "Jonah Hex" and "300." Shooting begins in August.

To McAvoy, the

To McAvoy, the "X-Men"

James McAvoy has been cast as Charles Xavier in Fox's "X-Men: First Class." The film is set to begin production thus summer with director Matthew Vaughn. McAvoy takes on the role popularized by actor Patrick Stewart.

Matthew Vaughn Official On

Matthew Vaughn Official On "X-Men: First Class"

The "Kick-Ass" director signs on the dotted line for the Bryan Singer-produced prequel that explores the early years of Magneto, Professor X and the X-Men to be released on June 3, 2011.

The CBR Review:

The CBR Review: "Kick-Ass"

"Kick-Ass" is that rare film that actually improves upon its source material through strong performances, great direction and a colorful confidence about itself; it is a film that actually lives up to its name.

Win Tickets to the Hollywood Premier of KICK-ASS

Win Tickets to the Hollywood Premier of KICK-ASS

CBR is excited to offer 3 lucky winners a pair of tickets to the US Premiere of Lionsgate's "Kick-Ass," Tuesday in Hollywood! Here's your chance to see the movie with the stars! Link Fixed

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