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Joey King to star in film about polygamist Mormon leader Warren Jeffs

April 11th, 2014 3:00am EDT
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White House Down star Joey King has been cast to play a young woman who helps to bring polygamist Mormon leader Warren Jeffs to justice in a TV film.

The 14 year old will star in Outlaw Prophet as Elissa Wall, who was forced by Jeffs, the Texas leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, to marry her 19-year-old cousin when she was 14.

In 2006, Wall pressed charges against Jeffs and he was subsequently sentenced to serve 10 years to life in prison in Utah for two counts of being an accomplice to rape.

However, he was released by the Utah Supreme Court in 201...

'The Wizard Of Oz 3D' Red Carpet Premiere (Video)

September 19th, 2013 2:15pm EDT
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The Wizard of Oz has always been a classic film that the entire family can enjoy. To celebrate the beloved film's 75th Anniversary, the picture has been enhanced in IMAX and 3D. It will begin an exclusive one-week engagement at over 300 theatres across North America on Sept. 20. 

The red carpet premiere was held at the opening of the new TCL Chinese Theatre auditorium in the world. Sharing that big day were celebrities like Rico Rodriguez from Modern Family, Joey King from Oz: The Great and Powerful and Kevin Sorbo from Hercules. 

Watch what they had to say about the 1939 film.

The Wi...

Abigail Spencer Signs On For 'Oz: The Great And Powerful'

July 7th, 2011 9:36am EDT
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Mad Men actress Abigail Spencer has been cast in Disney's Oz: The Great and Powerful, the prequel to the legendary film The Wizard of Oz, directed by Sam Raimi.

Spencer is joining a cast that includes Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, Michelle Williams, Joey King, Zach Braff and James Franco.

Abigail Spencer, best known for her recurring role on the hit AMC series Mad Men, has joined the cast of Disney's Oz: The Great and Powerful, a prequel to the film classic The Wizard of Oz.

The Hollywood Reporter stated that Spencer will be joining a stellar cast that includes some of the hottest stars in f...

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