Find out who's playing X-Men's Beast, and who's spawning the Planet Of The Apes. And glimpse The Hobbit's Shire.

There's exciting casting news for X-Men: First Class and the Planet Of The Apes prequel. Find out how The Last Airbender's special effects bend the elements. Plus Doctor Who, Predators, The Hobbit, Akira, Supernatural, Chuck, Torchwood and True Blood spoilers! »6/18/10 9:00am6/18/10 9:00am

Planet of the Apes Gets Serious and Goes Hard Science

Fox is close to nailing down its new entry in the Planet of the Apes franchise: Called Caesar, it's a flick about the super-intelligent monkey who is an ancestor of the new rulers of Earth. Scott Frank will be directing and writing, which is a good sign: He wrote the amazing reincarnation thriller Dead Again, as well… »12/01/08 6:15pm12/01/08 6:15pm