News Shorts: March 11th 2009

The first photo of Daniel Radcliffe on the set of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows”.

Jon Favreau has released this photo from the set of “Iron Man 2” showing the set for Tony Stark’s house which is currently under construction.

Posters for Agora, Order of Chaos, Pandorum, Severed Ways, Post Grad, My Life in Ruins, Knowing, The Haunting in Connecticut.

“Michael Bay has posted on his official message board that “I think I’m going to pursue Frank on Soundwave”. He’s referring to Frank Welker, who voiced Megatron in the original cartoon, to do the voice of Soundwave in “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen”…” (full details)

“DreamWorks has acquired “Get Back” scribe Chris McCoy’s untitled college-set comedy script. Stacey Sher and Michael Shamberg will produce…” (full details)

“Casting is already underway on the live-action “Star Wars” TV series set between “Revenge of the Sith” and “A New Hope”…” (full details)

“Fox says they might introduce a new character to take the load off Kiefer Sutherland on “24”…” (full details)

“Arnold Schwarzenegger says he’s definitely up for the cameo in Stallone’s “The Expendables” but is still reluctant about being involved in “Terminator Salvation”…” (full details)

“Aussie spunk Damian Walshe-Howling is set to play the main villain in the upcoming Jan de Bont-directed “Point Break: Indo”. The former ‘Blue Heelers’ star will play a sea pirate named ‘Dali’ whose crew uses masks portraying various Bush Administration members during their pillaging…” (full details)

“‘Zoolander’ scribe John Hmaburg says that “Ben Stiller and I have talked about it for a little while. I think someday we will make that movie” when asked about the possibility of a sequel to that 2003 comedy hit…” (full details)

“The rebooted “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” site has been updated with seven new character profiles with insider information on popular heroes and villian featured in the film including Wolverine, Sabretooth, Gambit, Agent Zero, Stryker, the Blob, and Wraith…” (full details)

“‘Role Models’ director David Wain says that there has been talk about potential sequels or spin-offs to that comedy hit of last Fall…” (full details)