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Christina Applegate and Whitney Cummings, Both Ladies
NBC Picks Up A Bunch Of Shows For Chicks
Wednesday, May 11 by

Among NBC’s new shows for the vaginally-inclined: “Up All Night” with Christina Applegate, the Whitney Cummings sitcom and Spielberg’s Broadway drama “Smash.”

Hitman
‘Hitman 2′ Will Be Gamier
Wednesday, May 11 by

‘Hitman 2′ will be more like the video games. How about making it more like a good movie?

Mos Def and Danny Trejo
Danny Trejo And Mos Def: Now On Your Cable Television
Wednesday, May 11 by

Trejo joins “Sons of Anarchy,” Def joins “Dexter,” and I join The Intrigued Club.

Gatsby
‘Gatsby’ Casts Newbie Elizabeth Debicki, Tobey Prepares Hazing Ritual
Wednesday, May 11 by

It will be just like acting school, except that stoner running lines with you is Leonardo DiCaprio.

A grin to remember
Hugo Weaving Floating On ‘Cloud Atlas’, Heh Heh
Wednesday, May 11 by

This could get insane.

McConaughey
Swank Joins McConaughey To Bring Their Starpower To…An AIDS Drama
Wednesday, May 11 by

But will he play the role of a dying AIDS patient as Wooderson from ‘Dazed and Confused’?

ATF
‘Inside The Machine’ To Corrupt An Undercover Agent
Wednesday, May 11 by

So you aren’t supposed to treat your family like members of a drug cartel? Well, that’s not the way I’ve held Thanksgivings.

Magic-Tennant!
Don’t Look At New Pics From ‘Fright Night’ Alone!
Wednesday, May 11 by

Fire, magicians. You know what’s up.

Hasselhoff
David Hasselhoff To Bring His Brand Of ‘Ironic Sexy’ To ‘Piranha 3DD’
Wednesday, May 11 by

David Hasselhoff may now get a chance to return to what he does best: Acting while shirtless.

Naomi Watts wearing a hat
Naomi Watts And Liev Schreiber Married To ‘The Bleeder’
Wednesday, May 11 by

The story behind the story behind ‘Rocky’.

Hugh Grant
Hugh Grant Walks Away From ‘Two And A Half Men’ Talks, Mumbles Affably
Wednesday, May 11 by

Hugh Grant decided that he and Charlie share a similar enough history as it is.

Smell ya later!
Will Smith’s Absurd Trailer Bigger Than Yours
Wednesday, May 11 by

The trailer even includes a playground, where the actor is said to spend most of his days.

Quaid-and-Whiplash-at-Cannes
Cannes Casting Round-Up: Quaid, Firth, Bloom, Nolte, Hunt All Lasso Roles
Wednesday, May 11 by

More casting news than you can shove a spur into.

Fox's Likes and Dislikes
Fox Likes J.J. Abrams And Zoey Deschanel, Christian Slater Not So Much
Tuesday, May 10 by

The upfronts are coming up, so Fox executives are pressing the “Greenlight” and “Dump Unceremoniously” buttons with wild abandon.

James Franco and Val Lauren
James Franco Does New Thing: Casts Lead In His Sal Mineo Biopic
Tuesday, May 10 by

Franco just did something else. He cast the lead in the new biopic he’s directing, ‘Sal’, about the life of Sal Mineo, the gay actor who played opposite James Dean in ‘Rebel Without A Cause’.

Cheerful Ol' Dr. House
Fox Renews ‘House’ For 8th Season In Brilliant, Yet Possibly Unethical Move
Tuesday, May 10 by

You know who’s in the house? Dr. Gregory House. That guy… is totally in the house.

john-nolan-robotics
Links Away: Robot Dude Builds Crazy Robots
Tuesday, May 10 by

Special effects wizard and robotics master John Nolan builds some mighty impressive stuff.

Kiefer Sutherland
Kiefer Sutherland Forgets ’24′ For A Minute To Star In ‘Slight Of Hand’
Tuesday, May 10 by

Sutherland will star in ‘Slight of Hand’, about a gang of bush-league criminals in Paris who get ahold of a rare gold coin. Don’t put that in the Coke machine– damn it, too late.

rachel-weisz
Rachel Weisz In Talks To Face Off With Renner In ‘Bourne’
Tuesday, May 10 by

Rachel Weisz playing an international woman of intrigue makes tons of sense. More than my Janeane Garofalo suggestion, anyway.

Woody Harrelson
Woody Harrelson And His Awesome Weed Join ‘Hunger Games’
Tuesday, May 10 by

Harrelson will play Haymitch (“Hey, Mitch…’sup?”) for Lionsgate’s adaptation Susanne Collins dystopian tween-o-thon.

Round Up
Set Pic Round-Up: ‘Spidey’, ‘Men In Black III-y’, and ‘Wrath of the Titans-y’
Tuesday, May 10 by

If you like hate the “motion” aspect of “motion pictures,” you will be enamored with this post.

Pan
Eckhart, Bean, and Robb Join ‘Pan’, In Which Peter Pan Is A Depraved Kidnapper
Tuesday, May 10 by

This project will forever serve as the benchmark against which all “gritty reboots” are measured.

Elrond
Noted Bigmouth Ian McKellan Confirms That Hugo Weaving Returns In ‘The Hobbit’
Tuesday, May 10 by

This report courtesy of Sir Ian McKellan, your most trusted source for the Hollywood dish!

Ethan Hawke holding a human baby
Ethan Hawke To Make 3-Boobed ‘Total Recall’ Cameo?
Tuesday, May 10 by

Ethan Hawke, start the reactor.

Dinosaurs vs. Aliens
Sonnenfeld To Pit Dinosaurs Against Aliens In His Next Thinkpiece Project
Tuesday, May 10 by

One battle to determine, once and for all, which is king of the lowbrow movie gimmicks.

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‘Fast Five’ Oscar-Worthy, Says Oscar Historian Vin Diesel
Tuesday, May 10 by

2 Fast, 2 Oscar-Worthy.

Dexter
UPDATED: Colin Hanks To Take On ‘Dexter’ (And Probably Be Killed) This Season
Tuesday, May 10 by

I have always viewed Colins Hanks as more of a “murder victim” than “murder committer.” Maybe he charms his victims to death.

Sara Paxton Staredown
‘Liars All’ Still Shooting, Already Selling At Cannes
Tuesday, May 10 by

This sizzle reel is gonna sizzle fo sho.

Al Pacino's mugshot
Al Pacino Cast Against Type In ‘Gotti: Three Generations’
Tuesday, May 10 by

Pacino as a gangster? I can’t imagine.

Maggie Q
Maggie Q Won Her ‘Priest’ Role Without T&A
Tuesday, May 10 by

Sometimes boobs aren’t the best weapon.