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A Quiet Place II
Djimon Hounsou is set to replace Brian Tyree Henry in a starring role in the sequel to “A Quiet Place” at Paramount Pictures and Platinum Dunes.

Henry has exited the horror feature over scheduling problems and Hounsou will join Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe and Cillian Murphy in the film. John Krasinski is directing from his own script while Michael Bay, Andrew Form and Brad Fuller produce. [Source: The Wrap]

The Fabulous Filipino Brothers
“Hook” and “Avatar: The Last Airbender” actor Dante Basco will make his directorial debut on “The Fabulous Filipino Brothers” which he co-wrote with his brothers Darion and Dionysio Basco. Set in a working class suburb of Oakland, the dark romantic comedy follows the brothers and their shenanigans which ultimately leads to a shotgun wedding in the backyard of the family house. [Source: Deadline]

American Horror Story: 1984
FX has released a new 1980s slasher film-inspired poster for the upcoming “American Horror Story: 1984,” a one-sheet to reassure guests that Camp Redwood has an open door policy.

Emma Roberts, Cody Fern, Billie Lourd, Leslie Grossman, and John Carroll Lynch are all set to return to the “Friday the 13th”-esque newest instalment and are joined by Gus Kenworthy, Zach Villa, DeRon Horton, Matthew Morrison and Angelica Ross. The new season premieres September 18th.

Little Women
The first trailer for the Greta Gerwig-directed new adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel”Little Women” arrives tomorrow. Ahead of that, two teasers for said trailer have been released by Sony.

Meryl Streep, Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Timothee Chalamet, Florence Pugh, Laura Dern, Eliza Scanlen, James Norton, Bob Odenkirk and Chris Cooper star in the film which follows a group of sisters in post-Civil War America and opens at Christmas.