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Casting Roundup: Friday June 24, 2011

Jamie Foxx  starring in the newest Quentin Tarantino movie, up and comer Emma Stone  in a zombie movie that’s not Zombieland 2 and Idris Elba in a movie about monsters? Here’s what you missed in casting news: Academy Award winner Jamie Foxx, best known for Ray, Any Given Sunday and the upcoming  Skank Robbers has […]

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Superman casting search begins

The search for Clark Kent is officially underway, and hopefully for everyone’s sake this will be the last superhero film for a while. Why? Because its starting to become a hassle to keep up with. Not to  mention Superman has been rebooted many times before but never by  Christopher Nolan, which already seems promising. Although […]

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Casting Roundup

Chloe Moretz gets strange while Kate Beckinsale is strangely still making Underworld films, all while Emma Stone is rapidly becoming the next big thing. Find out more after jump in this week’s Casting Roundup.

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Sacha Baron Cohen signs on to play Freddy Mercury in biopic

When it comes to biopics on famous musicians, we’ve had our fair share of false alarms— does the rumored Cameron Crowe directed Marvin Gaye biopic ring a bell?  You know, the one that was supposed to star Will Smith?  Well here’s something that’s not a false alarm: Sacha Baron Cohen has signed on to play […]

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Russell Crowe signs on for ‘The Man With The Iron Fist’

Here’s some news you don’t hear everyday— Russell Crowe has signed on to star in former Wu-Tang Clan member RZA’s directorial debut, The Man with the Iron Fist.   Yes, you heard that right. The Russell Crowe. Crowe will play the villain  and  RZA had the following to say about his casting: “Russell’s gonna be the […]

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Anthony Mackie to star in ‘Man on Ledge’ + Paula Patton signs on for ‘Mission Imposible 4’

Although he was edged out for a role in ‘Mission Impossible 4’ by his ‘The Hurt Locker’ costar Jeremy Renner,  Anthony Mackie clearly wastes no time moving on to the next one. According to Variety, Mackie will star opposite Sam Worthington in ‘Man on Ledge’; a film which will see Worthington as former New York […]

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Jeremy Renner in talks to star in ‘Mission Impossible IV’

As if Hawkeye wasn’t enough, Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner is now setting his sights on Mission Impossible IV. According to various sources, who also reported that Renner’s ‘The Hurt Locker’ co-star  Anthony Mackie  was in the running for a supporting role in MI4, Renner is currently in negotiations  to star alongside Tom Cruise in […]

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Angelina Jolie adds writer/director to her resume

Six kids, a busy work schedule  and one half of one of the most sought after couples in Hollywood– you’d think Angelina Jolie was superwoman and with her latest career decision, you’d probably be right. According to various sources, Jolie is prepared to get behind the lens for a film about a Bosnian woman who […]

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Fox sets their sights on Adrien Brody & Jonathan Rhys Meyers for ‘Fantastic Four’ re-boot

Word around town is that Fox is planning a ‘Fantastic Four’ reboot. Why? To torture the masses, obviously. According to Screen Rant, Fox is eyeing both Oscar winner Adrien Brody and Jonathan Rhys Meyers for Mr. Fantastic. Brody, who won his Oscar in 2003 for his role in ‘The Pianist’, has proven that he’s game […]

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Carey Mulligan to join Ryan Gosling in ‘Drive’

Academy Award nominee Carey Mulligan is currently in talks to star alongside Ryan Gosling in the Universal action thriller, ‘Drive’. Based on the novel by James Sallis, Gosling will portray a Hollywood stuntman by day who doubles as a getaway driver for robberies by night. When a bank job goes haywire, Gosling is forced to […]

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