X-Men: Days Of Future Past
Bryan Singer is reportedly pursuing “Game of Thrones” star Peter Dinklage for a key role in the upcoming “X-Men: Days Of Future Past”. [Source: Deadline]
“House” and “Blackadder” star Hugh Laurie is up for playing the villain in filmmaker Brad Bird’s top-secret sci-fi project “Tomorrowland”. Laurie joins George Clooney in the cast.
Former “Harry Potter” actor Rupert Grint is set to play the title character in CBS and Greg Garcia’s single-camera comedy pilot “Super Clyde”.
Grint plays a meek and unassuming fast food worker who decides to become a super hero. Mike Fresco is directing. [Source: Just Jared]
Under the Dome
Mike Vogel (“Cloverfield,” “Pan Am”) has scored the lead role in the CBS 13-episode summer series based on Stephen King’s 2009 novel “Under The Dome”.
Vogel will play Barbie, an Army veteran who is in the small New England town Chester’s Mill on a mysterious mission. Said town is inexplicably sealed off from the rest of the world by an enormous transparent dome. [Source: TV Fanatic]