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Posted On September 20, 2014By Alamin YohannesIn Casting

Amber Heard Joins Channing Tatum in ‘Magic Mike XXL’

Amber Heard is joining the cast of “Magic Mike XXL” opposite returning players Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello and Alex Pettyfer, according to TheWrap. There are no details on her character yet, but her role is considered a lead. The sequel to the 2012 stripper drama will follow the group of male strippers on the road, which is very different from the club setting of the first film. The film series is based on Channing Tatum’s days as a stripper. The actress is not the only new addition to film.Read More
Alex Pettyfer and Gabriella Wilde beat out a slew of competitors to land the lead roles in Shana Feste’s remake of 1980s romantic drama “Endless Love,” so we’ll have to see if their on-screen love really does conquer all. A new trailer has been released for the Valentine’s Day 2014 release, which sees Wilde’s nose-in-a-book good girl falling for bad boy Pettyfer, much to the chagrin of her father. Their love is intense in a way that only first love can be, and involves a lot of joyriding, frolicking inRead More
Gabriella Wilde and Alex Pettyfer get too close too fast (for her dad’s taste, anyway) in the first trailer for the remake of 1980s teen romantic drama “Endless Love.” She’s a good girl who’s spent her life with her nose buried in a book, he’s a bad boy from the wrong side of the tracks, but it’s pretty much love at first sight for our young lovers. Pretty soon he’s texting her romantic, not creepy at all messages like “What are you doing every day for the rest of yourRead More
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British actor Alex Pettyfer, 23, will reunite with director Lee Daniels to play one-half of a gay interracial couple in his forthcoming action film. In an interview with Out magazine (via The Film Stage), Daniels compared the film’s premise to “Mr. and Mrs. Smith” with Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, but with “the two good-looking guys as the action heroes.” He added: “We don’t find out they’re gay until the end of the movie.” Daniels, who is openly gay, has managed to break barriers in Hollywood with his African-American-centric filmsRead More
Now, it’s not time to panic just yet, Alex Pettyfer haters, because an audition is certainly a far cry from actually being cast, but Latino Review reports the “I Am Number Four” actor is going in for a meeting about a lead role in “Star Wars: Episode VII.” In less upsetting news, British actress Rachel Hurd-Wood has also auditioned for a role, presumably to play the daughter of Princess Leia and Han Solo. Deep breaths, everybody. Both of these are obviously very preliminary. LR are careful to point out thatRead More
British actress Emma Rigby and Aussie actor Rhys Wakefield have joined the cast of romantic drama remake “Endless Love”, according to The Wrap. Alex Pettyfer and Gabriella Wilde play the leads originated by Martin Hewitt and Brooke Shields in the 1981 original film, and “The Hunger Games”‘ Dayo Okeniyi, Bruce Greenwood and Robert Patrick also have supporting roles. Shana Feste is directing. Wilde and Pettyfer play a pair of high school students who fall deeply in love and whose intense relationship puts her parents on edge. When they are forcedRead More
The first trailer for Lee Daniel’s “The Butler” was released today and it’s a stirring two and a half minutes that tugs at the heartstrings. Talk about an impressive trailer to get us talking about the first of this year’s awards-baity films! Starring Forest Whitaker as Cecil Gaines and Oprah Winfrey as his wife, “The Butler” is based on Wil Haygood’s Washington Post article about a black man who served as a White House butler to eight presidents over three decades. Daniel’s film also stars David Oyelowo as Gaines’ songRead More
Dayo Okeniyi, who played Thresh in “The Hunger Games”, continues to be one of the most prolific and fast-rising young actors to break out of the 2012 blockbuster. THR reports today he has landed a major role in Universal’s remake of 1980s romantic thriller “Endless Love” starring Alex Pettyfer and Gabriella Wilde. Wilde and Pettyfer play a pair of high school students who fall deeply in love and whose intense relationship puts her parents on edge. When they are forced to break up until the end of high school, Pettyfer’sRead More
Filmmakers have been searching for a pair of young actors to headline a remake of 1980s romantic thriller “Endless Love” and have finally found them in Alex Pettyfer and Gabriella Wilde, according to Variety. Director Shana Feste screen tested five young actresses last month, Wilde among them, but Pettyfer has apaprently pulled off a coup for his role, taking it from Brenton Thwaites, who the filmmakers reportedly liked enough to pair in readings with all the girls. In any case, it’s now Pettyfer and Wilde who will play intensely inRead More
With the announcement that Shaliene Woodley has been cast in the lead role in the upcoming dystopian “Divergent“, as well as Kate Winslet being in talks for an unknown role, this adaptation of the YA novel just got a little more real. Naturally, the next course of action will be to seek out other young individuals (well-known or perhaps not) to fill out the rest of the roles of Tris’ friends and foes alike. It’s no surprise that among Tris’ circle of friends is a love interest, and yes, it’sRead More