Welcome to the end of another fantabulous (am I allowed to use the word 'fantabulous'?) week in Hollywood, where vampires dominate awards shows and titans clash in spectacular form. I don't have to tell you that all the magic happens right here on Fandango, and so at the end of each week we like to highlight the five biggest stories before asking you to vote for which news item you think is the hottest. It's fun, it passes the time and, while not officially tested, I heard the game makes you smarter, too (but you didn't hear that from me).
So, first, the stories to choose from:
- 'Twilight' Dominates People's Choice Awards – Not surprisingly, the people love their vampire teen romance, and they proved it by making sure Twilight dominated the People's Choice Awards nomination – landing nods in almost every movie category including Favorite Movie, Favorite Breakout Movie Actor (Taylor Lautner), Favorite Movie Actor (Robert Pattinson) and Favorite Movie Actress (Kristen Stewart). [Read More]
- 'Spider-Man 4' Villain Rumors – Is Rachel McAdams going to play Black Cat in Spider-Man 4? That was the big casting rumor this week, as several sites confirmed that McAdams was among several females trying out for the role of the Spider-Man villain who, like Catwoman, is quite fond of skin-tight outfits and guys who save the day. [Read More]
- Nicole Kidman and Gwyneth Paltrow to Play Lovers – Hearts across the world began beating a little faster after news broke that Nicole Kidman and Gwyneth Paltrow were to play lovers in a new 1920s period piece about the first transsexual from Denmark called The Danish Girl. Kidman will play the male-to-female transsexual (can't wait to see that performance), while Paltrow will play "his" wife until after the procedure. [Read More]
- Taylor Swift's 'Twilight' Parody – Fandango readers had a whole lot to say regarding Taylor Swift's much talked-about Twilight parody on Saturday Night Live last weekend. In the spoof, the singer plays a Bella-type girl who instead of falling for a vampire, finds herself extremely attracted to Frankenstein. [Read More]
- 'Clash of the Titans' Trailer – The first trailer for the Clash of the Titans trailer magically arrived online, complete with tons of fast-paced Sam Worthington-on-monster action. While it's not quite the original Titans, this new uppity-up version should definitely appeal to those kids who belong to the 300 fan club. [Read More]