News Shorts: October 6th 2011

Luke Evans making a sizeable impression in some tight fitting Victorian-era pants for The Raven which also debuts a new trailer tomorrow.

New posters for Puss in Boots and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1.

“Marvel Studios has revealed the next trailer for “The Avengers” will go online next Tuesday…” (full details)

“Taylor Kitsch says he doesn’t think he’ll be reprising the role of Gambit in the upcoming “The Wolverine”…” (full details)

“”Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance,” “Total Recall,” “Paranormal Activity 3,” “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows,” “The Woman in Black” and more will debut new footage during the SCREAM Awards next Saturday…” (full details)

“Mary Elizabeth Winstead says she likely won’t be involved in the fifth “Die Hard” despite appearing as Lucy McClane in the last one. “I’m assuming I will not be [in that] because I have not heard anything. But it’s cool, all the updates and everything. I’m excited to see what happens with it”…” (full details)

“Florida-based The Bridge Direct has landed the worldwide master toy and game licensing rights for Warner Bros.’ “The Hobbit” films, helmed by Peter Jackson…” (full details)

“Summit Entertainment has partnered with NCM Fathom to bring the first three films in the “Twilight” series back into theaters for one-night engagements on November 1st, 8th & 15th respectively …” (full details)

“James Marsden will appear in up to six episodes of the Emmy-winning comedy “30 Rock” this season. Many are expecting him to play Tina Fey’s latest love interest…” (full details)

“The BBC said Thursday it will cut around 2,000 jobs as the world’s largest public broadcaster is aiming to save $1 billion a year over five years…” (full details)

“Matthew Vaughn has acquired movie rights to “Kick Ass” author Mark Millar’s comic-book “Superior” about a young boy whose wish to become a superhero comes true…” (full details)