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Tom Cruise dies over and over again in the newest trailer released for sci fi thriller “Edge of Tomorrow” (formerly “All You Need Is Kill”). Sometimes, Emily Blunt is the one who kills him. But don’t worry, they’re on the same team, and she’s only doing it to “reset” things. “Live. Die. Repeat.” is the tagline for the Doug Liman film about a soldier (Cruise) in futuristic times who keeps reliving the same horrific and hopeless beachside battle against aliens over and over again. Soon, Blunt’s fellow warrior gets windRead More

Posted On September 24, 2012By Linda GeIn Casting

Tom Hardy may scale “Everest” for Doug Liman

Tom Hardy is in early negotiations to star in director Doug Liman’s “Everest”, according to Deadline. The film chronicles the journey of George Mallory, the first man to scale the highest mountain in the world. Adapted from Jeffrey Archer’s book “Paths Of Glory” by Oscar nominated scribe Sheldon Turner, Hardy will play Mallory, the devoted husband and father who was torn between his family and his ambition to scale Everest. He tried three separate times in the 1920s to climb the mountain, disappearing into its midst in 1924 with climbingRead More
British actress Charlotte Riley has landed a major potential breakout role in Doug Liman’s graphic novel adaptation “All You Need is Kill”, according to Variety. The actress perhaps most known for being engaged to Tom Hardy will be joining Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt in the futuristic Groundhog Day-esque thriller that will film later this fall. In “All You Need is Kill”, Cruise plays a soldier in a futuristic war against an alien race who finds himself reliving the day he dies over and over again, and becomes more adeptRead More
Looks like British actress Emily Blunt is having a bit of a moment. Variety reports Warner Bros is in negotiations with the “Five Year Engagement” star to play the female lead in “All You Need is Kill”, Doug Liman’s sci-fi thriller starring Tom Cruise. Additionally, the actress remains one of the studio’s favorites for the female lead in Rob Marshall-Johnny Depp comedy “The Thin Man.” In “All You Need is Kill”, Cruise plays a soldier in a futuristic war against an alien race who finds himself reliving the day heRead More
Doug Liman’s rogue space race actioner, previously titled “Moon”, began casting several months ago, before the project was even greenlit by its studio backer Paramount. Now comes word via Variety that the film, now retitled “Luna”, is officially not only greenlit but also being fast-tracked, and with that news, a couple of new contenders for casting have emerged as well. Names including Andrew Garfield, Chris Pine and Emile Hirsch floated around in March, and now Bradley Cooper and Chris Evans joins their ranks as actors who have met with orRead More