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Saoirse Ronan Will Get Low In ‘The Hobbit’
Thursday, January 27 by

Saoirse Ronan has been confirmed to join the cast of The Hobbit, though the her role hasn’t been specified.

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Two More Angels Picked Up, Will Keep Charlie’s Hands Full
Thursday, January 27 by

Charlie’s got himself some new angels.

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9 Greatest Movie Hobos Without Shotguns
Thursday, January 27 by

‘Hobo with a Shotgun’s’ titular hero is far from the first. From Hollywood’s earliest days, down and out characters found their way to the silver screen. Here are 9 other hobos you might recognize (sans shotguns).

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Judi Dench To Collect Her Seventh ‘Bond’ Paycheck
Thursday, January 27 by

Good news! James Bond still has a stern boss!! Husky-eyed, aristotle, British old lady, Dame Judi Dench will once again reprise the role of M in Sam Mendes’s take on the material.

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Watch Elmo Shout At A Baby
Thursday, January 27 by

Elmo is so hot right now.

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SHEEN WATCH: Charlie Rushed To The Hospital
Thursday, January 27 by

The star of ‘Two And a Half Men’ was rushed to LA area hospital Cedars-Sinai with stomach pains early this morning.

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Jonas Åkerlund Making ‘Small Apartments’ With Matt Lucas
Thursday, January 27 by

Music video director Jonas Åkerlund has his next project lined up.

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Duhamel Added To Pile Of Attractive People In ‘New Year’s Eve’
Thursday, January 27 by

Josh Duhamel, the handsome-white-guy-from-the-thing, has been added to the cast of Garry Marshall’s New Years Eve, joining the likes of Robert De Niro, Ashton Kutcher, and Jessica Biel, among others.

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New NBCUniversal Logo Is Totally Peacockless
Thursday, January 27 by

The corporate overlords at Comcast have revealed the new logo for NBCUniversal.

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Redundant: Giamatti Talks ‘Hangover 2′ Villain And Mel Gibson
Thursday, January 27 by

It was hard to hear over the screams of the pitchfork-toting villagers when Mel Gibson being cast in The Hangover 2. The following storm of updates jumbled truth and rumor against one another create a half-truth stew. Now we have a few small bits of confirmation.

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Darren Aronofsky To Sell Cologne Instead
Thursday, January 27 by

Darren Aronofsky, hot off of Black Swan, is re-teaming with one of the highlights of that movie, Vincent Cassel.

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Another Actual Talent Signs On To Adapt A Video Game
Thursday, January 27 by

“Deadwood” creator David Milch has reason to crack open the peaches. He is writing an adaptation of the PS3 mystery thriller ‘Heavy Rain.’

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Robert Pattinson Wants To Be Jeff Buckley, Has 6 Years To Live
Thursday, January 27 by

Here’s a bit of Robert Pattinson news, lest you think he was going to disintegrate completely after Twilight.

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Will Matt Reeves Get To Make His Passion Project?
Thursday, January 27 by

Personally, I would prefer we had a Cloverfield in theaters every Halloween instead of the recent crop of recrudescent genre entries. Sadly that’s not the case and it looks like Cloverfield 2 may be further off than we expected.

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‘Hobbit’ Delayed For The Nine-Hundredth Time
Thursday, January 27 by

Looks like Peter Jackson won’t be Hobbiting just yet. Production on the Lord Of The Rings prequel has been delayed due to Jackson’s stomach trying to kill him.

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Kristen Stewart In Weird, Twitchy Talks To Star In ‘Snow White’
Thursday, January 27 by

Stewart’s apparently circling in on the role like a vampire swooping around a cute, but perpetually nervous looking teenage girl.

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‘Skins’ Creator Says “I Don’t Make Porn” While Fighting Giant Boner
Wednesday, January 26 by

Elsley and MTV are fighting back against “child porn” allegations and sticking to their fully exposed teenage guns.

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Viggo Mortensen To Star In One Of The Many New ‘Snow White’ Movies?
Wednesday, January 26 by

Viggo Mortensen could go from being a King in ‘Lord of the Rings’ to a lowly huntsman taking orders from bitchy/hot Queen Charlize Theron in ‘Snow White and The Huntsman.’

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Javier Bardem To Star In ‘Dark Tower’ Movie-TV Series Hybrid Thing?
Wednesday, January 26 by

Ron Howard choosing Oscar-winning Spanish actor Javier Bardem over Christian Bale for his latest project was not the result of a creepy coin toss.

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‘Spider-Man’ Director Teams With ‘Black Swan’ Writer For Sure-To-Be-Weird Sci-Fi Movie
Wednesday, January 26 by

There’s nothing weirder than a crazy ballerina who lezes out and thinks she’s turning into an evil bird, so writing a straight up sci-fi movie should be a cakewalk for screenwriter Mark Heyman.

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Can Santa Claus Beat Up Jude Law? We’ll Find Out In ‘Guardians’
Wednesday, January 26 by

Chris Pine, Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin and Isla Fisher will be voicing our childhood icons in Dreamworks’ Rise of the Guardians.

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Official Bidness: Fassbender To Play (Non-Google-Based) Android
Wednesday, January 26 by

Michael Fassbender has joined Ridley Scott’s non-Alien Alien prequel, Prometheus.

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‘The Office’ Scores Ferrell, Tells Carell He Should Really Get Going
Wednesday, January 26 by

Will Ferrell will be picking up the slack during a four-episode arc.

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Clinton Not In ‘Hangover 2’ Like You Had Hoped So Dearly
Wednesday, January 26 by

Bill Clinton isn’t going to have a cameo in The Hangover 2, says Ed Helms.

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India’s Terminator Is So Much Crazier Than Ours
Wednesday, January 26 by

I’ve never seen anything this insane outside the insides of my own eyelids.

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SHOCKER: New De Palma Film Features Intrigue, Beautiful Women
Wednesday, January 26 by

Brian De Palma, legendary director of ‘Body Double’, ‘Scarface’, and ‘Carrie’, has signed on to direct ‘Passion’, a remake of last year’s foreign film ‘Crime d’amour’.

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NBC Wants To Be Funny, And Not In A Pitiful Way
Wednesday, January 26 by

NBC decided to pick up four comedy pilots from established comedians that actually have decent premises.

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The Ultimate Jason Statham Movie Quiz
Wednesday, January 26 by

I made this quiz as a sign of my undying love for the British action star. How much do I love him? Well, let’s just say that when I sit and daydream about having sex with beautiful women, I always picture myself as Jason Statham.

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John Travolta Up For The Teflon Don
Wednesday, January 26 by

Ready the bronzer. John Travolta is the front runner to offend the Gotti family by portraying patriarch John in the upcoming biopic about the famed mafia don.

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Will Smith And Jay-Z Make Willow An Orphan
Wednesday, January 26 by

The multimillionaires are forming an unholy union that would put Smith’s hair-whipping daughter in a ‘re-imagining’ of the musical ‘Annie’.