Hoover, Apes, Scream 4, Margin Casting

Though rumoured for a while, full details says Leonardo DiCaprio is now set to play J. Edgar Hoover in Clint Eastwood’s still untitled biopic of the former FBI director which was penned by Dustin Lance Black (“Milk”).

Rise of the Apes
Offers are out to Don Cheadle and Freida Pinto to star in Fox’s ‘Apes’ prequel which begins shooting this Summer in Vancouver reports Bloody Disgusting.

Scream 4
“Gilmore Girls” star Lauren Graham has joined the cast of the upcoming Wes Craven-directed horror/comedy. Graham revealed the news this week during an interview on the Jay Leno Show. Shooting on the film kicks off at the end of this month in Michigan.

Margin Call
Demi Moore just joined the cast of the indie drama reports Deadline. Set over one day, the story follows eight people working at a large investment bank when the financial crisis hit the US. Moore will play the chief risk management officer at the bank.