Ed Hooks explains why Sylvain Chomet’s The Illusionist is a frustrating near miss. The lack of dialogue is not the biggest problem with the film. More significantly the girl’s character is not fleshed out.
Joseph Morgan (MASTER AND COMMANDER) has been cast as original vampire Klaus on THE VAMPIRE DIARIES, reports Deadline.com.
Contrary to LatioReview's report that Australian actress Robin McLeavy had landed the role, The Hollywood Reporter writes that Mary Elizabeth Winstead has been hired to play Mary Todd in ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER.
Aaron Ashmore, who portrayed Jimmy Olsen on "Smallville," will join the cast of Syfy's "Warehouse 13" as Steve Jinks, a young ATF agent with an innate ability to detect when someone's lying.
Deadline.com reports that Lesley-Ann Brandt is leaving the role of Naevia on Starz's SPARTACUS: BLOOD AND SAND.
NBC has picked David Giuntoli (TURN THE BEAT AROUND) to star in its pilot GRIMM, reports Deadline.com.
FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS star Adrianne Palicki has landed the title role in David E. Kelley's revamped WONDER WOMAN pilot, reports ComingSoon.net.
BATMAN RETURNS' Michelle Pfeiffer and ALICE IN WONDERLAND's Helena Bonham Carter are in talks to reunite with their director Tim Burton for DARK SHADOWS, reports Deadline.com.
Ice Cube is in talks to take the role of Captain Dickson in the theatrical revamp of 21 JUMP STREET, reports Variety.
Daniel Buran (HELLRAISER: REVELATIONS) has signed onto HBO's TRUE BLOOD, reports Deadline.com. He will play Raoul, the Shreveport werewolf leader. The part will be featured in seven episodes of the fourth season.
Australian actress Robin McLeavy has landed the female lead in ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER, reports LatinoReview.
The King’s Speech was named Best Film at tonight’s Orange British Academy Film Awards, held at London’s Royal Opera House.
Nicholas Hoult has landed the lead role in Bryan Singer's JACK THE GIANT KILLER, reports Deadline.com.
INCEPTION beauty Marion Cotillard is in talks to join the cast of THE DARK KNIGHT RISES, according to The Hollywood Reporter. While no details have been announced, it seems she would take the role of Talia al Ghul, the daughter of Batman villain/mentor Ra's al Ghul, who was played by Liam Neeson in BATMAN BEGINS. The role is viewed as the romantic lead in the film. Director Christopher Nolan has met with Kate Winslet, Rachel Weisz and Naomi Watts for the role as well.
Charlize Theron has joined the cast of Ridley Scott's space epic PROMETHEUS, reports ComingSoon.net.
Warner Premiere today announced initial casting for their upcoming live-action digital new media series "Mortal Kombat" which is based on the iconic gaming franchise.
Michael Rosenbaum has inked a deal to reprise his Lex Luthor character on the series finale of SMALLVILLE, reports Deadline.com.
Deadline.com reports that Ryan Gosling is in final talks to take the lead in Warner Bros.' LOGAN'S RUN.
Deadline.com reports that Fox is in final talks to add Dominic Cooper and Anthony Mackie to the cast of ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER.
With its CONAN THE BARBARIAN 3D finished and ready for release in August, Nu Image is moving onto RED SONJA, reports Empire.
Ramon Rodriguez (TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN) has been cast as Bosley in the CHARLIE'S ANGELS redux, reports TV Guide.