News Briefs: Kate McKinnon, Mila Kunis May Team in ‘The Spy Who Dumped Me’

Office Christmas Party / Bad Moms

The Spy Who Dumped Me: Kate McKinnon (Office Christmas Party, above left) and Mila Kunis (Bad Moms, above right) are in talks to star in The Spy Who Dumped Me. If things work out, they will portray best friends who become entangled in an international conspiracy after discovering that an ex-boyfriend was an espionage agent. Susanna Fogel and David Iserson wrote the original script; Fogel (Life Partners) will direct the comedy. [Deadline]

Pilgrim, there are other worlds than these. Come with us on the adventure. #DarkTowerMoviepic.twitter.com/0h0UnMq39i

— Stephen King (@StephenKing) March 19, 2017

The Dark Tower: Stephen King shared the first poster for The Dark Tower on social media. Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey star; the movie will open in theaters on July 28. [Twitter]

Baby Driver

SXSW: Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver led the Audience Award winners at the 2017 South by Southwest film festival, which concluded over the weekend. Other award winners included the intense rape drama The Light of the Moon, starring Stephanie Beatriz (TV’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine) and Dealt, a documentary about one of the world’s greatest card magicians, who just happens to be blind. [Deadline]

The Outcasts

The Outcasts Trailer: Heading for theaters on April 14, The Outcasts stars Victoria Justice and Eden Sher as geeky best friends who decided to unite their high school’s outcasts against a very mean girl (Peyton List). A new trailer gives a sense of the comic tone that will be on display. [Movieclips]


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