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Rashida Jones I Love You

Rashida Jones (""The Office"") has landed the female lead in DreamWorks' comedy "I Love You, Man" and a co-starring role in Gold Circle Films' "Chilled in Miami" reports Variety.John Hamburg directs "I Love You" from a script he wrote...

Plans To Remake Faulkner’s Dust

William Faulkner's 1948 suspense novel "Intruder in the Dust" is getting a cinematic remake a full sixty years after the first film adaptation in 1949 reports the trades.The Nobel Prize-winning author's novel focuses on a black man in rural...

Trade Breaks: 14, Just, Darkness

"Daniel Bruehl ("2 Days in Paris" "The Bourne Ultimatum") will headline "14" to be directed by Andrucha Waddington ("House of Sand"). Bruehl is up to play Spanish playwright Lope de Vega in the $17.8 million project set to start...

Schwentke Heads Up Enron Conspiracy

Robert Schwentke ("Flightplan," "The Time Traveler's Wife") is set to direct the Enron scandal drama "Conspiracy of Fools" for Warner Bros. Pictures and Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way productions reports Variety.Based on the Kurt Eichenwald book and adapted by Sheldon...

Major Delays For Paramount’s Schedule

With the strike over, many of the studios are re-assessing their film release schedules over the coming days and Paramount was the first to announce their new line-up today with barely a film title left untouched by delays.Along with...

Star Trek Delayed Five Months

Paramount is undergoing a bit of a shake-up in its schedule reports Variety.The most notable change is that J.J. Abrams big-budget "Star Trek" feature is being delayed a full five months from Christmas 2008 to May 8th...

Kidman Set For Liman’s Plame Biopic

"The Bourne Identity" and "Jumper" Director Doug Liman has confirmed to MTV News that Nicole Kidman is set to play Valerie Plame in the upcoming Warner Bros. biopic about the outed CIA agent."She's perfect if you've ever met Valerie....

Trio Test The Limits of Control

Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton and Gael Garcia Bernal have joined the Focus Features thriller "The Limits of Control" says The Hollywood Reporter.Jim Jarmusch ("Coffee and Cigarettes," "Broken Flowers") penned and will direct the Spain-set road movie centers on a...

Al Pacino – 007’s Next Blofeld?

If you go back to the first seven James Bond films and watch them in order, you'll find a serialised consistency to the criminal organisation SPECTRE - the bad guys throughout all the Sean Connery (and George...

First Official Wolverine Photo

After the release of this photo from the set of "X-Men Origins: Wolverine" earlier this week met not-so-kind reaction, 20th Century Fox went to USA Today yesterday to premiere the first official publicity still from their X-Men spin-off feature.The...

Korea’s Rain Turns Wachowski Ninja

South Korean pop star Rain has landed the lead role in "Ninja Assassin", the first post-"Speed Racer" project of the Wachowski siblings ("The Matrix" trilogy) reports Variety.Announced at a press conference in Seoul yesterday, no further word is out...

Heroes D’Agosto Gets Fired Up

He may be 27 but hunky geek Nicholas D'Agosto still looks like a teenager, which explains his latest casting gig.Fresh from kissing Hayden Pantierre on a regular basis in NBC's "Heroes", D'Agosto has joined the cast of Screen...

Reitman Dismisses Juno Sequel Talk

Easily the sleeper hit of the season, acclaimed teen pregnancy comedy "Juno" has scored a whopping $118 million in domestic box-office so far.Most of that has been through word-of-mouth as the film's wide release opening ten weeks ago was...

The Post-Strike Fate Of More TV Shows

The layout keeps changing hour-by-hour at the networks in this post-strike environment and so several changes to the list published earlier this week have already taken place. Here's things as they stand now:24: Co-creator Joel Surnow left this week...

Wes Craven Directs Rogue’s 25/8

Rogue Pictures has greenlit the thriller "25/8" which Wes Craven will direct and pen, his first original horror script since 1994's "Wes Craven's New Nightmare".The film follows a signature villain, a serial killer who turns up 15 years after...

Bay Already At Work On Transformers 2

"Transformers" director Michael Bay says that he's already written the sequel to last year's mega blockbuster reports Rotten Tomatoes.Speaking at the recent VES awards, Bay said "I've been writing Transformers 2. We've got our characters all designed. I always...

Sam Worthington Fights The Terminator

Acclaimed Aussie Sam Worthington has landed the lead role in "Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins" reports Variety.How'd he get the job? Seems the young actor who just played the lead in the James Cameron-directed "Avatar" got recommended to "Terminator"...

Ashton Kutcher Set To Spread ‘Em

Ashton Kutcher and Jennifer Jason Leigh will star in the indie sex comedy "Spread" for Kutcher's Katalyst production company reports Variety.The story chronicles the adventures of a serial womanizer (Kutcher); Leigh will play a thwarted lover. Jason Dean Hall...

Rachel Weisz Joins Amenabar’s Next

Rachel Weisz, Ashraf Barhom ("Paradise Now," "The Kingdom") and Oscar Isaac ("The Nativity Story") will star in Alejandro Amenabar's $73 million untitled English-language movie reports Reuters.At times entitled "Mists of Time", the historical drama is set in early Egypt...

Breslin Replaces Fanning On Keeper

Abigail Breslin ("Little Miss Sunshine") and Sofia Vassilieva (TV's "Medium") are near deals to replace Elle and Dakota Fanning respectively in the New Line drama "My Sister's Keeper" reports Variety.In the Jeremy Leven-scripted adaptation of the Jodi Picoult novel,...

Jennifer Coolidge Loves Soul Men

Jennifer Coolidge, Sean Hayes and Isaac Hayes are joining Malcolm Lee's comedy "Soul Men" for Dimension Films & MGM says the trades.Samuel L. Jackson and Bernie Mac star as two former bandmates forced to reunite when a third member...

Paul Bettany Plays Angelic Legion

Paul Bettany is set to star in the Screen Gems thriller "Legion" reports Variety.The story follows what happens when God loses faith in humanity and sends his legion of angels to wipe out the human race for the second...

Fox Drives On The Ice Road

20th Century Fox is set to use the premise of hit History Channel reality series "Ice Road Truckers" as the basis for a tentpole action feature reports Variety.The highest-rated series on the History Channel, the reality show follows the...

Eve, Miller, Torrence Join A League

Alice Eve, T.J. Miller and Nate Torrence have joined the DreamWorks' comedy "She's Out of My League" says The Hollywood Reporter.The story centers on an average Joe named Kirk (Jay Baruchel), who after meeting and falling for Molly (Eve)...

The Writer’s Strike Officially Over

It's official, the strike is over. In balloting conducted Tuesday in Beverly Hills and New York, approximately 3,775 WGA members voted overwhelmingly (92.5%) to end their 100-day walkout reports Reuters.Officials also sent members e-mails explaining their obligation to...

X-Files 2 Call Sheet Details

A source on the set of the currently filming film sequel to "The X-Files" has sent along this call sheet from last week. Doesn't look like much right? Well apparently the 'Larry Removes Disguise' comment plays a big...

Fox Sues Warners Over Watchmen

20th Century Fox has filed a lawsuit against Warner Bros. Pictures claiming it holds the exclusive copyrights and contract rights to Alan Moore's graphic novel "Watchmen". Warners has been in production on the film version of the acclaimed...

Latest Star Trek Updates

Some small bites of news on J.J. Abrams upcoming cinematic reinvention of the "Star Trek" franchise today.Actor Kelvin Yu has already filmed his speaking role as a Starfleet medical technician, whilst Holland-born boxer turned actress Lucia Rijker will begin...

Sarsgaard, Molina Receive An Education

Peter Sarsgaard, Carey Mulligan, Alfred Molina and Emma Thompson will star in the 1960s coming-of-age drama "An Education" for Endgame Entertainment and BBC Films according to Reuters.Danish director Lone Scherfig will helm the story of a 17-year-old girl (Mulligan)...

Alessandro Nivola Plays Chess

Alessandro Nivola, David Oyelowo and Jon Abrahams have joined the biopic "Chess" which Jerry Zaks is directing.The story chronicles the life of Leonard Chess (Nivola), a self-made music impresario and renowned record company executive who brought blues into the...

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