This Week in News

Here’s another new weekly post where I’ll be linking to all the relevant and non-relevant film/TV related news that’s come to fruition across the blogosphere.  I will not discuss the news, this post is just here for the sole purpose of informing you all of what’s going on around the blogosphere and in the world of film/TV news, or to be more accurate, and gossip.

General Film News

Kane and Lynch gets a director
Gary Coleman dies at age 42
50 Cent drops 54 pounds for his role in Things Fall Apart
Live Action Dilbert movie in the works
Hitman sequel in the works and will begin shooting soon; Timothy Olyphant not expected to rejoin
Platinum Dunes will produce the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles live-action reboot
Theatrical Releases on Cable On Demand 30 days after initial release in theatres
Bangkok Dangerous screenwriter hired for MacGuyver

Casting News

Cary Elwes joins Untitled Ivan Reitman comedy
James McAvoy is Professor X in new X-Men: First Class
Tommy Lee Jones confirmed for Captain America: The First Avenger
Van Damme and Michelle Yeoh join the cast of Kung Fu Panda sequel
Bruce Willis cast in Antoine Fuqua‘s The Tomb
Emma Roberts joins Scream 4
Model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley offered lead female role in Transformers 3

TV News

Julia Stiles joins Dexter
Ellen Page & Diane Keaton officially join HBO blogger comedy Tilda
Glee renewed for two more seasons before its first season is over

Other Rumours

Aaron Johnson may be Cyclops in X-Men: First Class
ABC may reboot J.J. Abrams’ Alias

Other Cool Stuff

Les Grossman in MTV Movie Awards Promo

  • http://www.electricswitch.org Aaliyah Wood

    I love Julia Stiles on the movie 10 Things I Hate About You. she is gorgeous.~;`

  • http://www.paintedicons.co.uk Leilani Dowding

    I never get bored of hearing about her. Aaliyah was so talented. A celebrity I both respect and will never forget. It’s such a shame what happened to her. The original painting I bought of her is well good and will be kept forever!