News Shorts: April 24th 2013

Photos of two Jake Gyllenhaals in Denis Villeneuve’s An Enemy, Anthony Hopkins in Thor: The Dark World, Scarlett Johansson and Samuel L. Jackson filming Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Dane DeHaan and Jamie Foxx in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Closed Circuit, and Jessica Biel in the long-troubled Nailed project.

Poster for Rush, Carrie, RED 2, Before Midnight, The Attack, Hummingbird, Iron Man 3 and Pacific Rim.

While the episode has been pulled from the air, NBC will make the fourth episode of its “Hannibal” series available online as a Web series on The webisodes will serve as a bridge between last week and this Thursday’s episode.

“Filmmaker Bryan Singer has confirmed the characters of Bishop and Warpath will serve as characters in the upcoming ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’. It’s though those are the roles that Omar Sy and Booboo Stewart will play…” (full details)

“Though we already knew it had happened, Marvel’s Kevin Feige has finally confirmed it’s official – Daredevil has returned to the ownership of Marvel at Disney…” (full details)

“Hoyte Van Hoytema, who worked as cinematographer on Tomas Alfredson’s ‘Let the Right One In’ and ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’ will serve in that capacity on Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar’…” (full details)

“Focus Features has acquired the Jean-Marc Vallee-directed, Matthew McConaughey-led drama ‘The Dallas Buyers Club. The story follows a Texan diagnosed with HIV in 1986 who circumvented complex governmental restrictions to corral alternative medications from around the world and sell them to fellow patients…” (full details)

“Netflix could launch up to 20 original series commissions in the next couple of years according to CEO Reed Hastings…” (full details)

“DreamWorks has picked up the comedy script pitch “Las Madres” which Lona Williams is set to pen. Scott Stuber will produce the film which follows three unemployed friends who try out bounty hunting…” (full details)

“The Ethan Hawke thriller ‘The Purge’ has moved back its U.S. release by a week to June 7th, while Edgar Wright’s ‘The World’s End’ has moved up its UK release by a month to July 19th…” (full details)

“ITV in the United Kingdom has ordered a second season of its crime drama ratings hit ‘Broadchurch’. David Tennant, Olivia Colman, Arthur Darvill, and Vicky McClure star…” (full details)

“Approximately half of the black and white silhouette poster of Hugh Jackman for “The Wolverine” are being stolen from US bus shelters on a daily basis…” (full details)

“Arash Amel (‘Grace Of Monaco’) is penning a biopic of slain journalist Marie Colvin which is being developed as a star vehicle for Charlize Theron. Colvin was killed in Syria last year…” (full details)