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Dark Tower Adaptation No Closer to Finding Its Way in Front of Cameras

If it weren't for bad news about the long-awaited adaptation of Stephen King's series The Dark Tower, I'm afraid we wouldn't have any news at all to report about it. Read on for the latest bit of non-news.

Jay Baruchel Lands Lead Role in The Ten O'Clock People

We've been talking about Tom Holland's adaptation of Stephen King's short story "The Ten O'Clock People" for the last couple of years here on Dread Central, which originally had Justin Long attached to star. Long dropped out due to scheduling conflicts, and his replacement has now been found. Read on!

EFM 2014: Bill Paxton Set to Direct Joe Lansdale's The Bottoms

The 2014 European Film Market only just kicked off, but as far as we're concerned, the best news of the year so far has come today as Bill Paxton is returning to the director's chair... for an adaptation of a Joe Lansdale novel no less!

Our Vampire Academy Review Is Back From Detention

Vampire Academy is currently putting the bite on at the box office, and we have your verdict on whether or not this horror comedy gets a passing grade or a big fat red "F" in a circle. Read on for the final word!

Vampire Academy (2014)

Starring Zoey Deutch, Lucy Fry, Danila Kozlovsky, Gabriel Byrne, Sarah Hyland, Joely Richardson, Cameron Monaghan, Sami Gayle, Claire Foy

New Vampire Academy Clips Arrive Just in Time to Put the Bite On

More videos have arrived for Vampire Academy so if you're still on the fence regarding whether or not you'll be seeing it this weekend, maybe these short bits can sway you either way.

X-Men Director Bryan Singer Haunted By a Poltergeist

Well, no, not really, but that would make for a pretty interesting story too, no? In any event what we're talking about here is a new adaptation that's on its way for Scott Chitwood’s comic Haunted.

Confirmed! Preacher Adaptation Heading to AMC!

Remember back in November when the surprising rumor was circulating that Seth Rogen was somehow going to be involved in a "Preacher" TV series for AMC? Well, it was true, and more details have arrived.

Exclusive: Zoey Deutch Kicks Ass for Vampire Academy

In the upcoming film Vampire Academy (based upon the series of bestselling books by Richelle Mead), Zoey Deutch plays heroine Rose Hathaway. She’s a Dhampir, half human/half vampire, and a guardian of her Moroi best friend, Lissa (Lucy Fry).

Syfy Developing DC Comics' DMZ with Mad Men and Gravity Producers

We have more TV news for you this morning as Syfy is teaming up with former "Mad Men" executive producers Andre and Maria Jacquemetton and Gravity producer David Heyman for a potential series based on the DC comic book DMZ.

Exclusive: Sarah Hyland Bites into Vampire Academy

In the upcoming film Vampire Academy (based upon the series of bestselling books by Richelle Mead), Sarah Hyland plays nerdy Natalie, one of the students at the school for fanged folks. Dread Central sat down with Sarah last week, and she told us all about the new movie.

Stephen King Tale Ayana Heading to TV from Universal

Yep, another Stephen King story is heading to the small screen, and at this rate it won't be long before half the shows on TV are based on King tales! Read on for the early word on "Ayana" from Universal TV.

Julius Onah to Direct Legendary's Adaptation of Marcus Sakey's Brilliance

Another book-to-screen adaptation is heading our way, and if you're a fan of thrillers that incorporate social commentary, Legendary Pictures' upcoming Brilliance should be on your radar.

Exclusive: Dominic Sherwood Vamps it Up for Vampire Academy

In the upcoming film Vampire Academy (based upon the series of bestselling books by Richelle Mead), British heartthrob Dominic Sherwood plays Christian Ozera, a schoolboy who’s caught in an unusual love triangle…

Exclusive: Lucy Fry Talks Vampire Academy and More!

In the upcoming film Vampire Academy (based upon the series of bestselling books by Richelle Mead), Lucy Fry plays Lissa Dragomir. Lissa is a Moroi, which are peaceful, mortal vampires living discretely within our world...