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Joaquin Phoenix offered role in Clint Eastwood’s ‘Hoover’

After spending the last two years of his life on a sub par mockumentary, Joaquin Phoenix is finally ready to re-embrace the superstar that he truly is. Well, sort of… Word on the street is that Phoenix has been offered the role of Clyde Tolson in Clint Eastwood’s J.Edgar Hoover biopic,  ‘Hoover.’  Currently Leonardo DiCaprio […]

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Casting Roundup

For your reading pleasure, take a look at some of the casting highlights from this week: CONFIRMED: Leonardo DiCaprio will play J. Edgar Hoover in the Clint Eastwood directed biopic.   The film, written by Academy Award Winner Dustin Lance Black (Milk), will be DiCaprio’s first time working with Eastwood. [Deadline] ALMOST CONFIRMED: Michael Fassbender is […]

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Leonardo DiCaprio eyes leading role in J.Edgar Hoover biopic

Leonardo DiCaprio is on a mission to make sure that Academy never forgets his name again; with “Shutter Island”, “Inception” and a bunch of other films either in production or development, Leo has set his sights on the J.Edgar Hoover biopic. The film which is written by Dustin Lance Black, will be directed by Clint […]

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J. Edgar Hoover biopic gets the Eastwood treatment

Movie Line caught up with Academy Award winning director Clint Eastwood at the Geffen Playhouse in L.A. Monday night and talked with him about his upcoming projects.  If you’ve checked out The Real Reel’s ” Oscars 2011 Forecast” then you know that his upcoming project is Hereafter, a supernatural thriller written by Peter Morgan (Frost/Nixon, […]

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