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'Avengers' Villain Tom Hiddleston to Play This Country Music Legend

By: Peter Martin on June 13, 2014 at 9:16AM Comments

Tom Hiddleston as LokiPlus, see video evidence that he's a pretty good crooner.


Sylvester Stallone Is Replacing Nic Cage in 'The Expendables 3' with Whom?!

By: Sean OConnell on September 18, 2013 at 7:23AM Comments

Casting on the Expendables franchise usually doesn't surprise us. This one surprised us. 


Who's Your Pick? Meet the Four Actresses Who Could Play Hillary Clinton in 'Rodham'

By: Derrick Deane on May 28, 2013 at 5:56PM Comments (1)

Four actresses including Scarlett Johansson and Jessica Chastain are among the early contenders to play a young Hillary Clinton in Rodham, a film chronicling the former First Lady's early life. Find out who the other two are and tell us who you would cast in the role.


Casting: Luke Evans is 'The Crow,' Al Pacino Exits 'Despicable Me 2'

By: Derrick Deane on May 6, 2013 at 12:03PM Comments (3)

The Crow reboot has finally landed its lead actor. Do you like the casting or would you prefer there not be a reboot at all. Also, Al Pacino exits Despicable Me 2. Find out who will replace him.


Casting: Emma Watson as 'Cinderella,' Gary Oldman in 'Apes,' Halle Berry in 'X-Men' and More

By: Derrick Deane on March 1, 2013 at 12:20PM Comments (3)

It was a busy end of the week in casting including Emma Watson in CinderellaDaniel Radcliffe in Frankenstein, Halle Berry close to returning for more X-MenGary Oldman joining Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and much more!


Kate Winslet Circling Role in YA Adaptation of Veronica Roth's 'Divergent'

By: Sean OConnell on January 25, 2013 at 2:23PM Comments (1)

Shailene Woodley already has attached her name to the adaptation of the YA novel Divergent. Now we're hearing that Kate Winslet might be ready to board what Summit hopes becomes a massive sci-fi trilogy.


Three More Join 'Sin City,' 'Zombieland' TV Series Update & J.J. Abrams Eyes Lance Armstrong Movie

By: Derrick Deane on January 18, 2013 at 1:45PM Comments (2)

J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot and Paramount have picked up the movie rights for an upcoming book detailing the Lance Armstrong doping scandal. Meanwhile, new details on the Zombieland TV series and three more actors join Sin City: A Dame to Kill For.


Anne Hathaway, Bradley Cooper Line Up Post-Oscar Film Projects

By: Sean OConnell on January 15, 2013 at 8:16AM Comments (12)

Anne Hathaway and Bradley Cooper can't bask in awards season glory for too long. There's always work to be done, and we have news on two films they are attached to … as well as details on when you might next see them on screen. 


Fanboy Fix: 'Sin City' Casts Two More Actors, 'Transformers 4' Reveals Lead Actor, 'Avengers 2' Heading to India?

By: Derrick Deane on January 8, 2013 at 2:41PM Comments (14)

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For continues to add to its cast while Michael Bay reveals the lead actor for Transformers 4. Also, could The Avengers 2 be heading to India?


Casting: Wolverine Confirmed for 'X-Men: Days' and Ricky Gervais Joins the 'Muppets' Sequel

By: Sean OConnell on December 19, 2012 at 2:15PM Comments (9)

Hugh Jackman rarely turns down the opportunity to play Wolverine. So with Bryan Singer returning to the X-Men franchise, Jackman finally confirmed himself for Days of Future Past. In addition, the Muppets have a funny new co-star. Read all about it right here. 


David Yates Targets Alexander Skarsgard for 'Tarzan'

By: Derrick Deane on November 14, 2012 at 12:02PM Comments (1)

Alexander Skarsgard has emerged as the front-runner as director David Yates and Warner Bros. looks to cast their upcoming live-action Tarzan movie. Samuel L. Jackson is also mentioned as a potential casting addition as a Civil War veteran. Do you like Skarsgard for the Tarzan role? What do you make of the Samuel L. Jackson Civil War vet character?


Kristen Stewart in Talks to Co-Star with Ben Affleck in 'Focus'

By: Derrick Deane on November 5, 2012 at 11:13AM Comments (3)

While much of the focus on Kristen Stewart will be on the release of the final Twilight film (hitting theaters next Friday), the actress has gradually been transitioning into her post-Twilight film career and she may be co-starring opposite Ben Affleck in a romantic comedy titled Focus. Do you like Stewart as his co-star? Would you prefer to see a different actress take on the role?


Jim Carrey Looking at Heist Comedy 'Loomis Fargo'

By: Sean OConnell on October 16, 2012 at 9:23AM Comments (1)

Jim Carrey's currently shooting Kick-Ass 2. But his next pic might be a Danny McBride-penned heist comedy directed by the creator of Napoleon Dynamite


Tony Winner 'Memphis' Heading to Big Screen; Whom Should They Cast?

By: Sean OConnell on October 15, 2012 at 6:54AM Comments (4)

The Tony Award-winning musical Memphis will be the next Broadway smash to make its way to the silver screen. So tell us: Whom would you like to see cast as the star-crossed lovers in the pending adaptation?


'Fifty Shades of Grey' Nabs 'Social Network' Producers: Whom Should They Cast in the Adaptation?

By: Sean OConnell on July 10, 2012 at 11:53AM Comments (63)

The Social Network co-producers Michael De Luca and Dana Brunetti have boarded 50 Shades of Grey. Now we're opening up the discussion on whom they should hire to play Anastasia and Christian. Any thoughts? 


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