A JACKO OF ALL TRADES
We know you're sick of hearing about Michael Jackson, but this was too bizarre to pass up. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Michael Jackson loved the movies, so much so that he wanted to produce, direct, and star in them. The first part of the above video shows Michael interviewing the author of a book entitled They Cage the Animals at Night that he wanted to adapt, but it's the second part that caught our attention. In the movie "Miss Castaway and the Island Girls," Jackson briefly appears as Agent A.J. who comes to rescue the characters on a beam of light:
Beam up the rest of this morning's links...
Raimi enters into The World of Warcraft (Cinematical)
A Comic-Con preview with pretty pictures (USA Today)
Harry Potter directors by the numbers (First Showing)
Bousman gets into real estate (Variety)
Abdul might be out of Idol (Cinema Blend)