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McG is Set to Direct '20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Captain Nemo'
McG will direct the family movie 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Captain Nemo for Disney.
Jared Padalecki Joins the Cast of "The Christmas Cottage"
Jared Padalecki will join Peter O'Toole for the movie The Christmas Cottage, based on the life of Thomas Kinkade. Jared Padalecki stars in The Christmas Cottage to be directed by Michael Campus.
Terrence Howard Joins Dito Montiel's Fighting
Terrence Howard has joined the cast of the movie Fighting starring Channing Tatum and directed by Dito Montiel.
Meryl Streep Tackles the Role of Julia Childs in Julie & Julia
Amy Adams may be joining Meryl Streep for the juicy movie Julie & Julia written and directed by Nora Ephron.
The Cast of Robert Rodriguez' 'Shorts' Movie is Taking Shape
Leslie Mann, Jon Cryer, James Spader, and William H Macy will star in the family comedy movie Shorts written and directed by Robert Rodriguez.
Pixar and Disney Animation Reveal Their Upcoming Movies
Pixar and Disney Studios released their movie schedule through 2012 with Cars 2 Toy Story 3, Bolt, Up, newt, Rapunzel, The Bear and the Bow, and King of the Elves hitting theaters in the next few years.
Fox Searchlight Moves Forward with Film on The Notorious B.I.G.
Jamal Woolard will play rapper Christopher Wallace (aka The Notorious B.I.G.) in Notorious, a Fox Searchlight movie about the deceased rapper's life.
Bakugan Battle Brawlers Heads to the Big Screen
Universal Pictures and Spin Master Ltd have come to terms on a deal which will bring the game/anime series Bakugan Battle Brawlers to the big screen as a full-length feature film.
DreamWorks Animation Moves Monsters vs Aliens Forward
DreamWorks Animation's Monsters vs Aliens has moved up its release date from May 15, 2009 to March 27, 2009. Monsters vs Aliens will avoid a clash with Avatar by moving forward two months.
James Cameron Commits to Directing "Avatar"
Fox announced James Cameron will direct the movie Avatar, with filming expected to begin in April 2007. Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana have been cast in the lead roles in Avatar from writer/director James Cameron.
'Borat' Leads to 'Bruno' for Sacha Baron Cohen
Universal Pictures has snatched up the rights to Sacha Baron Cohen's next movie, Bruno, based on a character he created.
'First Avenger: Captain America' Finds a Director
Joe Johnston has signed on to direct the Captain America movie, First Avenger: Captain America, for Marvel Studios.
Ridley Scott Wins 'Monopoly' Job
Ridley Scott's adding yet another project to his list of things to do. Scott, whose most recent film - Body of Lies - underperformed at the box office will produce and direct a movie based on the classic board game, Monopoly.
'August: Osage County' Heads to the Big Screen
The Weinstein Company has snatched up the rights to make a movie based on the 5-time Tony Award play August: Osage County. TWC co-chairman Harvey Weinstein is a co-producer of the Broadway production and will produce the feature film. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tracy Letts is working on the script.
'Forbidden Planet' Remake Moves Forward
J Michael Straczynski will write the Forbidden Planet remake script according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Steven Soderbergh is Looking to Direct a 3-D Cleopatra Movie
Variety broke the news Steven Soderbergh will direct Cleo, a 3-D Cleopatra movie. According to the trade paper, Soderbergh's hoping to get Catherine Zeta-Jones and Hugh Jackman to star in Cleo.
Kevin Smith Sets His Sights on a Sci-Fi Comedy
Writer/director Kevin Smith's venturing into unchartered territory with a sci-fi comedy.
Steven Spielberg May Direct "Chocky"
Steven Spielberg has picked up the rights to Chocky, a novel by John Wyndham, and may direct the sci-fi movie.
Steven Soderbergh's 'Che' Finds a Home at IFC
IFC has picked up Steven Soderbergh's two part Che movie starring Benicio Del Toro as Ernesto 'Che' Guevara.
Jeff Nathanson Signs on to 'The 39 Clues'
DreamWorks picked up the film rights to Scholastic Media's The 39 Clues in June and now they've found a writer to bring it to life on the screen. Screenwriter Jeff Nathanson will tackle script duties with Steven Spielberg (Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull) considering directing.[p]
Who Ya Gonna Call? 'Ghostbusters 3'
Columbia is preparing to bring back Ghostbusters, with The Office writers/producers Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky working on a script for Ghostbusters 3.
Jamie Foxx Stars in The Soloist
Jamie Foxx will star in the movie The Soloist based on the story of a homeless musician who suffers from schizophrenia.
Dakota Fanning Signs on to "Coraline"
Dakota Fanning will provide the voice of Coraline in the animated movie Coraline based on the novel by Neil Gaiman.
Teri Hatcher Joins the Cast of the Animated Movie, Coraline
Desperate Housewives star Teri Hatcher will voice dual roles in the animated movie Coraline starring Dakota Fanning.
Ian McShane Joins the Cast of Coraline
Ian McShane has joined the stop motion animated feature film Coraline also featuring Teri Hatcher and Dakota Fanning.