Olga Kurylenko (“Quantum of Solace,” “Oblivion”) is in talks to join “Saint Laurent,” Bertrand Bonello’s €15m-budget Yves Saint Laurent biopic at Mandarin Cinema and Europacorp. A ten week shoot begins in October in Paris and Marrakesh.
Gaspard Ulliel will play iconic fashion designer Laurent during the years 1965 to 1976. Jeremie Renier, Lea Seydou, Lisa Ulliel and Robinson Stevenin also star. [Source: Screen Daily]
Dumb and Dumber To
Brady Bluhm will reprise his role of “Billy in 4C” for the comedy sequel “Dumb and Dumber To” at Universal Pictures.
Billy was the blind neighbour of Jeff Daniels and Jim Carrey’s Harry and Lloyd, to whom the pair sold their headless bird Petey. [Source: Digital Spy]
The Fault in Our Stars
Comedian Mike Birbiglia has scored the role of Patrick in the upcoming adaptation of John Green’s “The Fault in Our Stars” which is currently filming in Pittsburgh.
Patrick is the adult leader of the teen cancer support group that teen Hazel (Shailene Woodley) grudgingly attends, but where she also meets Augustus (Ansel Elgort), a boy with cancer but also a wicked sense of humor and, it turns out, a crush on her. [Source: Twitter]
Jack Black and Jennifer Hale have joined the voice cast of the video game “Broken Age” from Double Fine. The pair previously worked together on Double Fine’s “Brutal Legend”.
Here, Black will play Harm’ny Lightbeard, the lifter of clouds, and Hale will play Mom. [Source: EuroGamer]