Archive for the ‘Celebrity’ 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.

Kapur Takes Over Minghella Dictorial Duties

March 26, 2008

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    After the tragic death of director Anthony Minghella, questions about his current projects have been asked. His current project is a segment of the urban ode film New York, I Love You. Minghella had written but not cast or set about shooting his segment of the film. Filming has been schedule to begin in the month of April in Manhattan City. It has been transpire today that Shekhar Kapur will take over Minghella directorial duties. Kapur has announced that before Minghella went into surgery, he was told by Minghella to finish and carry out his vision for the film. Kapur also had stated:

“He told me his film was about the value of life and how people sometimes just throw away their lives, unable to look beyond into the real beauty of it. I will direct the film now — with Anthony in my heart and in presence of his soul.”

As for the film itself, it has been described as a “love story.”

Hugh Jackman Joins ‘Nowhere Man’

March 25, 2008

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   Hugh Jackman has joined Virgin Comics and writer Marc Guggenheim to create a new comic book series called ‘Nowhere Man’.  The series will take place in the future, set in the era when men traded their privacy for safety and security.  Jackman has announced in a statement that he wants ‘Nowhere Man’ to become popular so that one day the new comic book series will hit theaters.  Jackman will also be writting the series along with Guggenheim.

Hugh Jackman Joins ‘Nowhere Man’

March 25, 2008

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   Hugh Jackman has joined Virgin Comics and writer Marc Guggenheim to create a new comic book series called ‘Nowhere Man’.  The series will take place in the future, set in the era when men traded their privacy for safety and security.  Jackman has announced in a statement that he wants ‘Nowhere Man’ to become popular so that one day the new comic book series will hit theaters.  Jackman will also be writting the series along with Guggenheim.

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.

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.

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.