Archive for the ‘Casting’ Category

Julie Benz Joins “Saw” Franchise

March 26, 2008

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    Julie Benz has signed to star in the latest installment of Lionsgate/Twisted Pictures franchise, Saw V. The movie will be directed by David Hack, who assisted as a production designer in the previous Saw 2, 3, and 4th films. No word on the role she will be playing, but it has been said that her character will be the “elegant” type.

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Kiele Sanchez and Milla Jovovich to Star in “A Perfect Getaway”

March 25, 2008

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    Two new sexy ladies, Kiele Sanchez and Milla Jovovich have joined to apace with Steve Zahn and Timothy Olyphant in the new upcoming thriller A Perfect Getaway. The film will pursue Sanchez and Olyphant as two killers who are after a newlywed couple played by Milla Jovovich and Steve Zahn. While Milla Jovovich and Steve Zahn are peacefully relaxing in their honeymoon the thrills begins. The film has been written and will be directed by David Twohy. Filming will began later this week in Puerto Rico and Hawaii.

Kiele Sanchez and Milla Jovovich to Star in “A Perfect Getaway”

March 25, 2008

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    Two new sexy ladies, Kiele Sanchez and Milla Jovovich have joined to apace with Steve Zahn and Timothy Olyphant in the new upcoming thriller A Perfect Getaway. The film will pursue Sanchez and Olyphant as two killers who are after a newlywed couple played by Milla Jovovich and Steve Zahn. While Milla Jovovich and Steve Zahn are peacefully relaxing in their honeymoon the thrills begins. The film has been written and will be directed by David Twohy. Filming will began later this week in Puerto Rico and Hawaii.

No Constantine Sequel For Keanu Reeves

March 25, 2008

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    Director Francis Lawrence has reported a few months back, that there might be a possible Constantine sequel depended on a favorable script. Unfortunately, actor Keanu Reeves has said no to the sequel. Reason being is that according to Reeves there are no characters that he has fantasized and has no ambition in returning back. I really hate the fact that when sometimes there is a sequel to a movie, the actor thinks otherwise. Anyways, if possible Constantine movie its obvious that Reeves will end up being replace.

Chris Hauty Working On The Last Pharaoh

March 24, 2008
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    Chris Hauty told Sun Media that he was working on Carl Franklin’s script for The Last Pharaoh, which will be produced by Smith’s Overbook Entertainment (owned by Will Smith). The film focuses on the 7th century BC. ruler of Egypt, Taharqa which was also the last king of the Nubian Dynasty. The movie will show the battles between the Assyrians and the Egyptians who rule Ethiopia. They are fighting for the throne.

The leader of the Assyrians, Esarhaddon, takes over Egypt after many years. Taharqa starts an insurrection later which starts problems. We’ll see if Will Smith will have a role in this movie. If he does, he’ll do great, as he always does.

Jared Padalecki Cast For Friday The 13th

March 22, 2008

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    Jared Padalecki, current star of Supernatural, has been given the lead role in a new upcoming remake of ‘Friday The 13th’. His character in the film is an investigator who travels back to Crystal Lake to investigate the incident that occurred and to find out why there is someone with a mask carrying machetes murdering people. The film will be produced by Micheal Bay and directed by Marcus Nispel. They both also worked together on the remake of ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’. New Line will be co-producing with Paramount. As for the movies release date, Friday The 13th will hit theaters February 13, 2009.

Clint Eastwood to Direct 2 Films This Year

March 19, 2008
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    Oscar Award winning director Clint Eastwood is back this year with not only one but two movies he will direct. The two movies are The Changeling, and Gran Torino. The Changeling is a drama starring Angelina Jolie due to come out November of this year which will be followed by the release of Gran Torino, set for December. Not only will Clint Eastwood direct Gran Torino, he will star in the movie as well. This will mark his first role in a film since his Oscar nominated boxing movie, Million Dollar Baby. Even though we do not know much about the films yet, we should probably be expecting Clint Eastwood to be nominated for many awards again for 2008. We will see. Please share your thoughts about this story.

Zeta Jones To Play Milf Mother

March 19, 2008

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    Catherine Zeta Jones has signed on for a role in director Bart Freundlich’s new untitled movie. In this romantic comedy, she will have the role of a single mother who has the hots for her 25 year old neighbor. The film seems to simulate the life of 38 year old Freundlich, who is married to 47 year old Julianne Moore. Production is expected to began on April 17th but it has not been finalized on who might get the male lead role. You will also be able to see Jones in Guy Pearce and in Death Defying Acts.

Chou To Star As A Ninja In The New Wachowski Project

March 18, 2008

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    Collin Chou, who’s known as Seraph in the Matrix Reloaded and Matrix Revolutions, has been cast to play one of four leads in the new Wachowski film. The film has been reported to be called Ninja Assassin, but Chou is not able to confirm the title and is not sure on the final name. At the Los Angeles Wizard World convention, he said, “I don’t think I’m supposed to talk about it, but I am working with the Wachowski brothers next month, and I look forward to working with them again on a major movie.” He also said that they will be filming in Berlin. The Wachowski brothers will only be producing their new ninja movie and production will start in late April.

Jared Hess Cast’s Sexy Milf Jennifer Coolidge

March 17, 2008

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    Jared Hess, who is to direct upcoming film Gentlemen Bronco, has cast Jennifer Coolidge. Coolidge will take on a role of a teen mother. The film is currently still in production. The script which was written by Jared Hess and his wife will follow a high school student outcast (Micheal Angaron) that attends a camp of writers, there, his story will be stolen by a famous novelist that also attends the writers camp. Other works where Coolidge could be seen is in Foreign Exchange and Soul Men.