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Top Hollywood news of the day: December 5, 2017

Check out the latest and greatest of Hollywood that occurred today.

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While Star Wars female actors like Daisy Ridley and Gwendoline Christie have paid tribute to late actor Carrie Fisher, maverick filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has reportedly pitched an idea for a Star Trek movie to Paramount Studios. Meanwhile, the production of Netflix's House of Cards sans Kevin Spacey will start in 2018. Also, director Bryan Singer has spoken up about his dismissal from Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. Here's a look at what is making news in Hollywood.

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Star Wars female actors pay tribute to Carrie Fisher : The female cast of The Last Jedi, including Daisy Ridley and Gwendoline Christie, remembered late Carrie Fisher at a press conference. While Gwendoline talked about the importance of Princess Leia in Star Wars films, which she first saw as a 6-year-old, Daisy Ridley talked about Carrie Fisher's daughter Billie Lourd, about how Billie resembled Carrie in every aspect in that she is smart and wonderful.

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Quentin Tarantino to direct a Star Trek film, says report : Quentin Tarantino and Star Trek - never the twain shall meet. Well, they apparently are. Quentin Tarantino has apparently pitched an idea for a Star Trek film to Paramount Pictures the studio that owns the rights to the franchise, Deadline reports. JJ Abrams will produce. The current Star Trek film trilogy was concluded last year with Star Trek Beyond. It starred Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoë Saldana and others.

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House of Cards production to start in 2018 without Kevin Spacey: After Kevin Spacey's exit from Netflix's high-profile political drama House of Cards in the wake of allegations of sexual assault, the production without his character Frank Underwood will begin next year. “We have made an arrangement to produce six seasons of House of Cards. It will be an eight-episode season. It will start production in early 2018 and it will not involve Kevin Spacey,” Netflix’s Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos said.

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Bryan Singer on being fired from Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody: Bryan Singer, best known for directing the X-Men films and The Usual Suspects, has issued a statement regarding his removal from the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. “Bohemian Rhapsody is a passion project of mine. With fewer than three weeks to shoot remaining, I asked Fox for some time off so I could return to the US to deal with pressing health matters concerning one of my parents. This was a very taxing experience, which ultimately took a serious toll on my own health. Unfortunately, the studio was unwilling to accommodate me and terminated my services. This was not my decision and it was beyond my control," he said.

top hollywood news includes quentin tarantino making star trek film, star wars actor carrie fisher, house of cards production starting without kevins spacey and more

Kristen Bell to be the first-ever host of 2018 SAG Awards: American actor Kristen Bell is all set to become Screen Actors Guild Awards' first-ever host. The Frozen actor took to Twitter to make the announcement and shared a funny video too. "Meet your host of the 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday Jan 21, 2018. @SAGawards," she captioned the video.