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Stephen Fry
Smartypants Comedian Stephen Fry Joins ‘The Hobbit’
Wednesday, May 18 by

British actor/comedian Stephen Fry is The Master of your ‘Hobbit’ domain.

'American Reunion': Starring You?!
Ladies, Your Boobs Can Be Immortalized In ‘American Reunion’
Wednesday, May 18 by

There’s a part in the latest ‘American Pie’ movie for an 18-20 year old hottie. There’s also a part in my movie for one of those too… uh, yeah…

The Hauntrepreneur and Michael Bay, Finally Teaming Up
Michael Bay To Produce Brilliantly Named Film: ‘The Hauntrepreneur’
Wednesday, May 18 by

Paramount purchased the Scott Rosenberg (‘Con Air’) spec script ‘The Hauntrepreneur’, about a strange man who builds haunted houses. Sounds spooktacular.

Whiplash watches a lot of G4
Casting Round-Up: Olivia Munn, Allison Pill, Topher Grace, 50 Cent
Wednesday, May 18 by

Two of these actors will walk and talk for Aaron Sorkin, one will go blind and the other will flow ‘Gently Down The Stream’.

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Links Away: Arnold’s Love Child Revealed
Wednesday, May 18 by

So apparently Arnold Schwarzenegger has some illegitimate children.

2 Broke Chicks
CBS Fall Line-up Includes J.J. Abrams, Kat Dennings, And 3 Old-People Shows
Wednesday, May 18 by

CBS has cranked out several programs with broadly drawn characters, some of whom even solve crimes.

Catherine Tate
Brit Comic Catherine Tate Top Choice To Replace Steve Carell On ‘The Office’
Wednesday, May 18 by

The winner of the job will have to demonstrate excellent looking-into-the-camera skills.

Totally gratuitous photo
Every Actor In Hollywood Joins ‘Seeking A Friend For The End of the World’
Wednesday, May 18 by

Who wouldn’t want to be in a comedy about the Apocalypse?

Depp-apologizes
Johnny Depp Is Sorry He Makes So Much Money
Wednesday, May 18 by

He didn’t ask to be Jack Sparrow.

We All Scream For 'Hangover 2'
Todd Phillips Says ‘The Hangover III’ Will Follow A Different Path
Wednesday, May 18 by

Or how about a Mr. Chow spinoff?

He even sits like a Nazi
Lars Von Trier Apologizes For Being A Nazi
Wednesday, May 18 by

Von Trier does his best Mel Gibson impersonation.

Ian McKellen as Sigmund Freud
Ian McKellen And Judi Dench Agree To Be In ‘The Curse Of The Buxon Strumpet’
Wednesday, May 18 by

Along with a cast of really polite zombies.

Maggie Gyllenhaal
Maggie Gyllenhaal Will Be Haunted By ‘Voice From The Stone’
Wednesday, May 18 by

In real life, Maggie is haunted by the success of her younger brother.

He used to have such promise
Mel Gibson Getting Involved In A Gang
Wednesday, May 18 by

It might be time for an intervention.

Robert Zemeckis
Against All Odds, Zemeckis Put In Charge Of Disney’s ‘Animated American’
Tuesday, May 17 by

Even after ‘Mars Needs Moms’, Robert Zemeckis somehow gets to produce more Disney animated movies. Amazing.

Jimmy Kimmel
Kimmel Jokingly Apologizes For ABC At The Upfronts
Tuesday, May 17 by

The gist of Kimmel’s stand-up routine was: our network sucks, but other networks suck too. So… give us your money?

A Historic Meeting Between Reagan, Gorbachev and Ridley Scott
Ridley Scott To Direct ‘Reykjavik’, Someone Else Will Spell It
Tuesday, May 17 by

Scott is attached to ‘Reykjavik’, about a famous Cold War meeting between Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev. Yes, but will it take place in the ‘Alien’ universe?

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Links Away: Guy Proposes Via Movie Trailer
Tuesday, May 17 by

This guy went all out, producing a full-length mock trailer for a movie about a dude who wants to marry a chick.

Gillian Jacobs
Gillian Jacobs Joins Steve Carell’s Not NBC-Related ‘End Of The World’
Tuesday, May 17 by

Gillian Jacobs (“Community”) will join Steve Carell (“The Office”) for Mandate’s ‘Seeking a Friend for the End of the World’. Will they do the secret NBC handshake?

Edgerton
Joel Edgerton Becomes Yet Another Australian Involved In ‘The Great Gatsby’
Tuesday, May 17 by

So many Aussies are involved in this project, I’m starting to understand why other countries hate when America does that to their works.

Peter Berg
Peter Berg To Move From ‘Battleship’ To Something That Matters With ‘Lone Survivor’
Tuesday, May 17 by

Still waiting for you to star in that ‘Aspen Extreme’ sequel, Peter. Oh. That’s right. You died in it. Prequel, I guess.

Armie Hammer: Lone Rangerin'
“Hi Ho, Hammer”: Armie Hammer Is The Lone Ranger
Tuesday, May 17 by

Namey Award winner Armie Hammer, who doubled your Winkelvoss in ‘The Social Network’, is officially confirmed to star in ‘The Lone Ranger’ as… the masked guy.

Starring Larry David as Doc
Michael J. Fox To Annoy Larry David
Tuesday, May 17 by

No, I think I’ll keep my enthusiasm for this intact.

Blue Valentine must have gotten her the role
Michelle Williams Is A Good Witch
Tuesday, May 17 by

‘Oz, The Great and Powerful’ has found its good witch.

Thomas Lennon
‘Rapture-palooza’ Gets A Whole Lot Funnier With Huebel, Lennon, And Corddry
Tuesday, May 17 by

With a $2 million budget, you might as well just raid the “Children’s Hospital” cast.

Yeah, it's a wooden gun
‘The Other Guys’ To Re-Team For ‘Turkey Bowl’
Tuesday, May 17 by

Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg are hoping the movie won’t be a turkey.

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Malcolm McDowell Discusses ‘A Clockwork Orange’
Tuesday, May 17 by

The film’s influence shocked even him.

Keanu
Keanu Walks Away From ‘Akira’, Possibly To Eat A Sandwich Alone On A Bench
Tuesday, May 17 by

The greatest Asian actor of his generation steps away from the project, honorably.

LIsa Edelstein
Peace Dr. Cuddy: Edelstein To Leave ‘House’ At Season’s End
Tuesday, May 17 by

She will be missed. She was a loose cannon, but she got results. No. Wait. That’s House.

Ahhhh!
‘Bloodsport’ To Be Made Understandable To This Generation
Tuesday, May 17 by

Some of the themes of ‘Bloodsport’ are still resonant today.