Fast & Furious 7 has been renamed Furious 7.

The forthcoming seventh instalment of the action franchise will release a trailer next month.

Vin Diesel previously teased the "incredible" trailer in September, saying the new promo was "emotional and bittersweet".

Also starring Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Jason Statham, Kurt Russell, Jordana Brewster and Lucas Black, Furious 7 will be released on April 3, 2015.


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Ouija has debuted at number one in the US box office.

The horror film, which stars Olivia Cooke, sees a group of friends use a spirit board to contact the dead.

The film took $20m in its first weekend, just beating Keanu Reeves' thriller John Wick, which debuts at number two with $15.15m.

Last week's number one Fury drops to three with $13m, while Gone Girl is at four.

The Book of Life takes $9.8m and is down to number five, as St. Vincent is up from fifteenth place to six.

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day falls three places and takes number seven, while The Best of Me claims the number eight spot.

The Judge is at nine with $4.345m and Dracula Untold completes this week's top 10 grossing films.

The US weekend box office top 10 for October 26 (studio estimates, all figures in US dollars) is as follows:

1. (-) Ouija - $20,006,000
2. (-) John Wick - $15,150,000
3. (1) Fury - $13,000,000
4. (2) Gone Girl - $11,100,000
5. (3) The Book Of Life - $9,800,000
6. (15) St. Vincent - $8,058,000
7. (4) Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day - $7,023,000
8. (5) The Best of Me - $4,736,000
9. (7) The Judge - $4,345,000
10. (6) Dracula Untold - $4,302,000

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Warner Bros is bringing back Phil Lord and Chris Miller as writers for the follow-up to The Lego Movie.

Lord and Miler worked together as writers and directors for the first instalment, but there is no word yet on whether they will helm the sequel, reports Deadline.

The Lego Movie follows a Lego construction worker who is recruited to help stop an evil tyrant after being mistaken as "the Special", who was named in an ancient prophecy as saviour of the world.

The animated movie featured the vocal talents of many A-list stars including Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, Liam Neeson, Chris Pratt and Elizabeth Banks.

The Lego Movie debuted at number one in the US box office, earlier this year, holding the top spot for three consecutive weekends.

Lord and Miller previously directed comedy 21 Jump Street and its 2014 follow-up 22 Jump Street.

The pair also wrote and helmed 2009's Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.

The Lego Movie sequel is due to be released on May 26, 2017.

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Despite his role in setting up the first film in DC Comics' cinematic universe, Christopher Nolan won't be contributing to any further movies at this stage.

Nolan served as producer on Zack Snyder's Man of Steel but his screenwriter brother Jonathan, who worked on The Dark Knight series, told ComingSoon.net neither of them will play a role in the long list of films lined up by Warner Bros.

The pair were instrumental in bringing back a darker Batman in The Dark Knight series and despite Ben Affleck taking over the role from Christian Bale, rumours continue that the film-making brothers will play a role in setting up Batman as a founder of the Justice League.

"I love those guys and my brother was involved in Man of Steel with Zack [Snyder] and David [Goyer]. [But] I kind of feel like that chapter for us is closed."

But he hasn't ruled out playing a part in a film in future.

"To be continued somewhere farther down the line? Maybe."

The brothers are once again working together, and co-wrote the script for Interstellar.

The film, which stars Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain, follows the story of a group of space travellers who are searching for a new habitable planet for the human race.

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Despite his role in setting up the first film in DC Comics' cinematic universe, Christopher Nolan won't be contributing to any further movies at this stage.

Nolan served as producer on Zack Snyder's Man of Steel but his screenwriter brother Jonathan, who worked on The Dark Knight series, told ComingSoon.net neither of them will play a role in the long list of films lined up by Warner Bros.

The pair were instrumental in bringing back a darker Batman in The Dark Knight series and despite Ben Affleck taking over the role from Christian Bale, rumours continue that the film-making brothers will play a role in setting up Batman as a founder of the Justice League.

"I love those guys and my brother was involved in Man of Steel with Zack [Snyder] and David [Goyer]. [But] I kind of feel like that chapter for us is closed."

But he hasn't ruled out playing a part in a film in future.

"To be continued somewhere farther down the line? Maybe."

The brothers are once again working together, and co-wrote the script for Interstellar.

The film, which stars Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain, follows the story of a group of space travellers who are searching for a new habitable planet for the human race.

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Jesse Eisenberg has been attached to the DC Comics movie Suicide Squad.

Warner Bros is talking with the actor to bring his Lex Luthor character, who he will debut in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, to the new DC Comics movie Suicide Squad, reports Deadline.

Directed by David Ayer, Suicide Squad follows supervillains who were organised by the US government to work together as a black ops team in exchange for redemption.

Earlier this month, it was reported that Will Smith, Ryan Gosling, Tom Hardy and Margot Robbie are also being sought to star in the movie.

Suicide Squad is planned for a 2016 release, according to Warner's DC film schedule, which includes a Justice League movie and a solo Wonder Woman film slated for 2017.

On Friday (October 24), Warner and DC are said to be searching for a female director to helm the solo Wonder Woman movie with Gal Gadot playing the title role, who she'll also debut in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, directed by Zack Snyder, also stars Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavil, who reprises his role as Superman.

Eisenberg's Luthor will be the main villain in the movie. He previously revealed that he is playing his version of Lex as "a complicated, challenging person".

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James Wan is returning to The Conjuring to direct its second instalment.

According to Variety, the director has signed a first-look deal with New Line.

The release date of the movie - which originally starred Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson - was originally set for October 2015 but was recently pushed back to 2016.

The Conjuring proved a hit in 2013, raking in $318 million worldwide.

Prequel Annabelle was released earlier this month, concerning the origins of the creepy doll featured in the original film.

The Conjuring 2 is written by Carey and Chad Hayes.

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Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant have joined the cast of Stephen Frears's new film Florence.

The biopic focuses on the life of opera singer Florence Foster Jenkins, who pursued a singing career despite lacking technical ability.

Streep will play Foster Jenkins, while Grant will play her manager and partner St Clair Bayfield, who also worked as an actor.

The film was written by Nicholas Martin and is currently in pre-production.

Meanwhile, Streep will star in upcoming film Ricki and the Flash. Earlier this year, she began taking guitar lessons in preparation for her turn as a struggling rocker in the movie.

Streep will also appear in Disney's Into the Woods as a wicked witch who curses a childless couple.

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Neil Patrick Harris was reportedly not the first choice to host next year's Oscars ceremony.

Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are thought to have asked last year's host Ellen DeGeneres to return, but she declined presenting for a third time, The Hollywood Reporter states.

Chris Rock and Julie Louis-Dreyfus were also apparently invited to host, but both stars rejected the offer.

Harris emerged as the 2015 host last week, having previously hosted four Tony Awards and two Emmy Awards in the past.

DeGeneres previously hosted the Academy Awards in 2006, returning last year. The 2014 ceremony was seen by a worldwide audience of 43.74 million.

Speaking about presenting next year's event, Harris recently said that he doesn't want it to be "super derivative of other shows".

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Will Smith's Hitch movie is being adapted into a series for the small screen.

According to Entertainment Weekly, the series will consist of half-hour, single-camera episodes in "a workplace comedy that explores dating and sexual politics".

Will and wife Jada Pinkett Smith will both serve as executive producers for the series, alongside Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont, who will pen the script, and Overbrook Entertainment's James Lassiter and Caleeb Pinkett.

Hitch was released back in 2005 and told the story of Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens, a professional dating advisor who tries to get the girl of his dreams Sara Melas (Eva Mendes).

The film managed to rack up $370 million at the box office worldwide.

Will will next appear in Focus alongside Margot Robbie and is also being eyed up to play a part in the Suicide Squad movie.

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