The award-winning video game "The Last of Us" is becoming a movie.
Sam Raimi, best known for "Evil Dead" and the Tobey Maguire "Spiderman" trilogy, and Neil Druckmann, the game's author, made the announcement Friday at Comic-Con. Raimi is producing the flick.
Zombie-like cannibals proliferate the post-apocalyptic United States in the video game, which follows two characters, Joel and Ellie. Druckmann mentioned Maisie Williams, who plays Arya Stark on "Game of Thrones," as a possible candidate to play Ellie.
‘Lucy’ Hits Theaters
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“Lucy,” starring Scarlett Johansson, hit theaters Friday. The action-thriller follows a woman who, after a rough run-in, is able to escape her captors and transform into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic. “Lucy” was written and directed by Luc Besson and also stars Morgan Freeman.
Kristen Bell Plays a Frustrated Mary Poppins
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In a viral Funny or Die Video, Kristen Bell plays a frustrated Mary Poppins who ultimately quits over minimum wage.
“Just a three-dollar increase can make a living wage,” Bell sings, touching upon a serious issue in the hilarious video.
‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trailer Still Hot
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The “Fifty Shades of Grey” trailer was released Thursday and fans are still buzzing about it. The trailer from Universal Pictures gives viewers a 2:25-minute glimpse inside the notorious relationship between Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey. The film is set to be released in 2015 on Valentine’s Day.
Nicki Minaj’s Revealing Cover for ‘Anaconda’ Single
Nicki Minaj took to Instagram Thursday to promote her upcoming “Anaconda” single, posting a revealing picture of her in in a bra, thong, sneakers – and nothing else. The stunt definitely drew attention and fans went wild on social media. The single is set for release Monday on iTunes.
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