Movie News: See Daisy Ridley Go Blonde in ‘Chaos Walking’

Murder on the Orient Express

Chaos Walking: Daisy Ridley (Murder on the Orient Express, above) shared a photo on social media (below), revealing that she has dramatically changed her appearance for a role in Chaos Walking. She stars alongside Tom Holland (also in the photo) as two people on the run in a dystopian world on the brink of war. Doug Liman (American Made) is directing; the movie is scheduled to hit theaters on March 1, 2019. [Facebook via ScreenCrush]

Judy Greer

Halloween: Judy Greer (above) is in talks to join the cast of Halloween. If things work out, Greer will portray Karen Strode, the daughter of Laurie Strode, who will once again be played by Jamie Lee Curtis. The new Halloween is based on a screenplay by Danny McBride and David Gordon Green (Stronger); Green will direct the horror thriller. It’s set for release on October 19, 2018. [Deadline]

Alice in Wonderland

Lucky Day: For his first directorial effort in 13 years, Academy Award-winning writer Roger Avary (Pulp Fiction) has assembled an impressive ensemble to appear in Lucky Day. Cle Bennett, Nadia Fares, David Hewlett Tomer Sisley and Josie Ho will join the previously-announced Crispin Glover (Alice in Wonderland, above), Nina Dobrev, Luke Bracey and Michael Madsen in the pulp action movie, which follows an ex-con who is hunted by a psychopathic hit man seeking revenge. [Variety]

John Cusack

Blood Money Trailer: John Cusack stars in Blood Money as a criminal seeking to retrieve a large sum of money lost in the wilderness. Ellar Coltrane, Willa Fitzgerald and Jacob Artist also star; Lucky McKee (All Cheerleaders Die) directed. A new trailer for the thriller has just been released; it’s heading to theaters later this year. [Movieclips]