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Casting: Bernthal - to the Mafia, Costner - to the poker players

Image John Bernthal perfectly manages to combine work in film and television. Despite the fact that the actor is busy filming the action movie "The Punisher" ( The Punisher ), he manages to select new projects for himself: according to the site The Hollywood Reporter , Bernthal will star in the crime thriller Stingray . Anthony Hayes ("Ten Empty") will take the director's chair of the project, he also wrote the script for the new film.

At the center of the action is a man stuck in the world of organized crime. One day, he accidentally kills the brother of an influential crime boss. However, blood must be paid for in blood, and now the main character must deal with someone from his own family within two days.

As for the appearance of Bernthal on the big screens, last week the thriller "Reckoning" with his participation was released in the USA, and the film "Young Driver" will open in theaters next spring.


Kevin Costner is in talks to join the cast of Molly's Game , which marks the directorial debut of Oscar-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network). Jessica Chastain got the main role in the film, Idris Elba also signed on to shoot in the project.

The film tells the story of the princess of poker, Molly Bloom, who, not getting into the Olympic team, decided to take a year off before going to law school. Molly started out as a simple waitress in Los Angeles, but over time she began to make millions from high stakes poker games. Costner claims to be the main character's father.


Carla Gugino (San Andreas Rift) and Bruce Greenwood (Star Trek) starred in Gerald's Game - film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Stephen King. The production is directed by Mike Flanagan (Oculus), who co-wrote the screenplay with Jeff Howard (Doubt). The cast also includes Henry Thomas, Karel Stryuken, Keith Siegel and Chiara Aurelia.

In the story, Gerald and Jesse go to their summer house to spend a romantic weekend there, including, among other things, sex games. However, it all ends very tragically, and Jesse is left alone, handcuffed to the bed. There is nowhere to wait for help, and over time, the heroine begins to plunge into painful memories of the past. Her only company is a hungry dog, voices in her own head, and possibly a person watching Jesse from the corner of a dark room.

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Author: Jake Pinkman