Posts Tagged ‘Cast’

10 Questions for M. Night Shyamalan

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 by Rohan |

TIME’s “Gilbert Cruz” had the chance to sit with director M.Night Shyamalan one on one as M.Night Shyamalan answered 10 questions from fans around the United States. M.Night talks briefly about race controversy and why he directed The Last Airbender.    

Airbender Casting is Complete, says Marshall

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009 by Paul Martin |

The Last Airbender’s producer Frank Marshall has posted on his twitter again, agreeing with what I’ve been saying all along.  While there are the three primary characters from Book 1 that are considered by many to be the heroes of the story… they are not the only ones.  Not by a long shot.  They didn’t… continue reading »

Last Airbender Producer Frank Marshall Comments on Cast Diversity

Saturday, April 4th, 2009 by Paul Martin |

In a couple of recent twitter updates, producer Frank Marshall has commented on the state of the cast of The Last Airbender: Our vision for the movie is of ONE world, made up of four Nations, influenced and inspired by the Asian undertones of the series. This world will have an ethnically diverse cast that… continue reading »

Seychelle Gabriel is Princess Yue?

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

According to Seychelle Gabriel’s IMDb Resume, the young actress has landed the part of Princess Yue in M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender. You might recognize the relatively unknown actress if you saw last year’s comic-book adaptation The Spirit, in which she played the younger version of Eva Mendes’ character, Sand. This news is definitely… continue reading »

Zhao, Iroh and Ozai have been cast! and more…

Thursday, March 12th, 2009 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

Aasif Mandvi, Shaun Toub and Cliff Curtis have joined the cast of M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender for Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies. Mandvi (far left) will play the role of Commander Zhao, the ambitious and hot-tempered Fire Nation commander. Toub (middle left), from Iron Man and Crash fame, was cast as Uncle Iroh,… continue reading »

Dev Patel is Zuko in The Last Airbender

Sunday, February 1st, 2009 by Paul Martin |

“Slumdog Millionaire” star Dev Patel has joined the cast of M. Night Shyamalan’s “The Last Airbender,” the Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Films live-actioner based on a Nick TV series. Dev Patel will is set to play Zuko, a member of the Fire Nation. Jessica Jade Andres has been cast as the Earth Kingdom’s representative, Suki…. continue reading »

Controversy Surrounds “White-Washed” Last Airbender Cast

Monday, December 15th, 2008 by Paul Martin |

I’ve been called a lot of things on this site before, but an idiot was never one of them.  Granted, I’ve never witnessed the amount of anger that I have seen here.  And I’m a fan of the property that is being argued about. A week ago, I was proud to be among the ranks… continue reading »

Shyamalan finds cast for The Last Airbender

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

It looks as if director M. Night Shyamalan has found his cast for The Last Airbender. The would-be cast is mostly filled with unknowns and minor stars, all of which Shyamalan aims to make household names when The Last Airbender opens in July of 2010. “After an open casting call in Texas, Shyamalan discovered karate… continue reading »

Council Rock grad to appear in Shyamalan’s ‘Happening’

Monday, March 10th, 2008 by Paul Martin |

At 5 a.m. on a July morning last year, Newtown native Megan Mazaika awoke in her Philadelphia apartment with a sense of dread that the events of the day before had all been a dream. After all, what were the chances that she’d won a role in the first film she ever auditioned for, a… continue reading »

Avatar and Sokka Cast for film?

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008 by Paul Martin |

We’ve got rumor that two major roles have been cast for the Avatar: the Last Airbender film.  Take these with a grain of salt as it has not been OFFICIALLY announced.