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Trade Breaks: Vendetta, Cox, Preston

By Garth Franklin Thursday October 20th 2005 11:40PM

"Joel Silver has confirmed that a controversial London bombing scene from next year's "V for Vendetta" comic adaptation will not be removed. Joel Silver said the scene in the film should not be compared to the July 7 terrorist bombings of London's transport network that killed 52 people..." (full details)

"Courteney Cox has signed on to star in an untitled comedy for Paramount Pictures. Cox and husband David Arquette will produce through their Coquette Prods. banner. Susan Walter has been tapped to write the screenplay. The story centers on a Southern socialite (Cox) whose daughter's transformation from little princess to street hip-hop dancer at first shatters her world, then gives the two common ground..." (full details)

"Kelly Preston and Toby Keith will topline "Angel From Montgomery" for Paramount and MTV Films. Pic is about a Florida anchorwoman (Preston) who returns home to Montgomery, Tenn., after her brother's death. Steven Goldmann directs, and Burt Reynolds co-stars along with Willie Nelson and Tess Harper. Screenplay was written by Cherie Bennett and Jeff Gottesfeld..." (full details)

Thanks to 'KC'

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