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Fimmel takes break from ‘Vikings’ 
with role in 
romantic comedy

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NEW YORK — As an easygoing pickle vendor in the comedic “Maggie’s Plan” (opening Friday), Travis Fimmel is oceans and millenniums away from Ragnar, the warrior king he plays on History’s “Vikings.” For the laid-back Fimmel, 36, that’s no big deal. A self-described “Aussie farmboy” who grew up on his family’s 5,500 acre cattle ranch between Melbourne and Sydney, Fimmel seems unimpressed by either his accomplishments or his celebrity. He Read More

New ‘Warcraft’ Featurette Focuses on the Super Nerdy Production Design

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I don’t know how good the story behind Warcraft will be, but from a visual standpoint, director Duncan Jones looks like he’s hit out of the park. Legendary and Universal have released a new featurette for the film that focuses on the production design, and the level of detail Jones and production designer Gavin Bocquet have cooked up for these locations is absolutely astonishing. I also dig the amount of Read More

Watch new trailer featuring Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster

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The upcoming film is based on the Warcraft video game series and novels set in the world of Azeroth. Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures have released a new “Warcraft” trailer, offering fans new footage from the upcoming video game adaptation. The American epic fantasy film is directed by Duncan Jones and written by Jones, Charles Leavitt, and Chris Metzen. Set for a May 25 release, the movie is based on Read More

‘Vikings’ Season 4 Spoilers: Dianne Doan Reveals Yidu Died A Hero In Early Version Of Script

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In last Thursday’s episode, titled “Portage,” Ragnar (Travis Fimmel) drowned Yidu to death after she threatened to go public with his secret about the demolished colony in Wessex. However, in an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Doan revealed that her character was originally supposed to die in a heroic manner in episode 7, “The Profit and Loss.” “In earlier drafts — I might get in trouble for saying this — I Read More

‘Vikings’ season 4 episode 2 spoilers: What is Floki’s punishment?; Bjorn heads to the wilderness to prove his worth

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“Vikings” fans were not disappointed with the premiere episode of season 4. In true “Vikings” fashion, episode one of the popular History channel’s latest season set the stage for what was to come while also reminding fans of the show’s bloody past. Treason was the underlying theme of the premiere episode, “A Good Treason,” as Bjorn (Alexander Ludwig) ordered Floki’s (Gustaf Skarsgard) arrest for the murder of Athelstan (George Blagden) Read More

‘Vikings’ star Travis Fimmel is a lover, not a fighter

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BY DONNA FREYDKIN Watching the throne ain’t easy. Just ask beleaguered rapper Kanye West. Or, in the case of the History Channel’s “The Vikings,” Travis Fimmel. He plays a fearsome, ambitious, ruthless warrior who ascends to become the king of Denmark, but whose life is filled with battles and bloodshed. He also sports a shaved head in the series, something that isn’t quite as easy as it sounds. “I’ve never Read More

Gryphons & Orcs in First TV Spot for Duncan Jones’ ‘Warcraft’

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WORTH WATCHING Watch: Gryphons & Orcs in First TV Spot for Duncan Jones’ ‘Warcraft’ by Alex Billington January 25, 2016 Source: YouTube “Enemies will unite. Worlds will collide.” Legendary has debuted the first official TV spot for the upcoming Warcraft movie (even though we already posted an international TV spot previously) based on the World of Warcraft games. Duncan Jones (of Moon, Source Code) directs this massive fantasy epic, involving Read More

Warcraft – Official Trailer (HD)

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Warcraft – Official Trailer In Theaters, June 10, 2016 www.warcraftmovie.com From Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures comes Warcraft, an epic adventure of world-colliding conflict based on Blizzard Entertainment’s global phenomenon. The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: Orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army Read More

Travis Fimmel’s ‘Anduin Lothar’ Charging Into Battle

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This new still from Duncan Jones’ upcoming adaptation of the best-selling Warcraft video games features Vikings star Travis Fimmel as “the Lion of Azeroth”, Anduin Lothar. Many hope this will be the first great film to be based on a game, and we’ll find out on June 10… Legendary’s WARCRAFT is a 3D epic adventure of world-colliding conflict based upon Blizzard Entertainment’s globally-renowned universe. Directed by Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Read More