les miserables Tag

dr-doom
We’ve got Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Bell locked in as the new “Fantastic Four,” and now the attention turns to who will play the iconic villain Dr. Doom. The Wrap is reporting four young British rising stars are the finalists for the gig, and they are: Domhnall Gleeson, Toby Kebbell, Eddie Redmayne and Sam Riley. This is contrary to previous reports, which indicated that Fox and director Josh Trank had been searching for an older and bigger star to play the villain, perhaps to offsetRead More
amanda-seyfried
Poor Meg just can’t catch a break. According to Deadline, Mila Kunis is out and Amanda Seyfried is in as the female lead of Seth MacFarlane’s sequel to last summer’s hit raunchy teddy bear comedy “Ted.” There are no plot details yet, but it will follow the continuing adventures of John (Mark Wahlberg) and his foul-mouthed, immature best friend, who’s his talking childhood teddy bear, now all grown up. In the first film, Kunis played Lori, John’s longtime girlfriend who had finally had enough of the childish antics of herRead More
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Amanda Seyfried is part of the cast of Gary Oldman’s long-gestating feature directorial debut, the director tells Absolutely Magazine (found by Go4Everyone via this Oldman fansite). The film is called “Flying Horse” and also stars Oldman himself, Benedict Cumberbatch and Ralph Fiennes. “Flying Horse” is a biopic of photographer Eadweard Muybridge, but may be more of a crime thriller, since Mybridge (to be playd by Fiennes in the film) ultimately discovered his young wife (likely Seyfried) had been having an affair with a theater critic (Cumberbatch). Muybridge traveled to seeRead More
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Here’s a long-gestating project suddenly popping up again. Back in 2011 Emma Stone became attached to rom com “He’s F-ing Perfect” but we didn’t hear much about it after that. Well, not surprisingly, she’s out, but the project is not dead. The Will Ferrell and Adam McKay produced and Jake Szymanski directed film now has a new star as well, in Amanda Seyfried, according to Variety. Now Seyfried will take over for Stone to play a thoroughly modern, thoroughly cynical media savvy girl who uses the internet to screen allRead More
amanda-seyfried
Amanda Seyfried has signed on for the co-lead role in multi-generational drama “Fathers and Daughters” opposite her “Les Miserables” co-star Russell Crowe, The Wrap reports. You guys, Javert is Cosette’s dad! We just cracked this whole “Les Mis” thing wide open. Set 25 years apart and described as “a love story”, Crowe will play an acclaimed writer in the 1980s who recently lost his wife and is struggling with raising his five year old daughter while battling mental illness. Seyfried will play that daughter, Katie, all grown up in modernRead More
devilsharvest
Three British rising stars have come together to star in wartime drama “The Devil’s Harvest,” according to Deadline. Aneurin Barnard, Samantha Barks and Max Irons are joining a cast that also includes Ben Kingsley and Terence Stamp. George Mendeluk is currently directing the film in Ukraine with Aneurin in the role of Mykola, a young man “growing up in rural Ukraine who finds his life changed forever by the invasion of the Red Army and the subsequent persecution of his family and fellow countrymen as Stalin’s regime extends into EasternRead More
bigsky
“Shake It Up” may be ending, but Bella Thorne already has another project waiting in the wings. Deadline reports that Thorne, along with Aaron Tveit, Frank Grillo, and Kyra Sedgwick, has signed on for indie thriller “Big Sky”. Thorne will play Hazel, a teen dealing with an extreme case of agoraphobia, and Sedgwick will play her overprotective mother, Dee.  On their way to a desert facility to seek treatment for Hazel, the two find themselves attacked by gunmen (Grillo and Tveit), and it’s up to Hazel to ensure their survival.Read More
mazzello
He survived killer dinosaurs and co-founded Facebook but that’s just not enough for overachiever Joseph Mazzello. Deadline reports the former child actor has set his feature directorial debut, “Undrafted,” which he also wrote, and has cast a bevy of rising stars and TV actors to star in it: Aaron Tveit, Matt Barr, Chase Crawford, Tyler Hoechlin, Mazzello, Manny Montana, Philip Winchester, Billy Gardell and James Belushi. All those guys will probably play baseball players in the story Mazzello based on his brother’s experience as a college baseball star who wasRead More
“Les Miserables”‘ Eponine Samantha Barks leads a trio of actors joining Luke Evans, Dominic Cooper and Sarah Gadon in the new adaptation of Bram Stoker’s “Dracula”, according to THR. Icelandic actor Thor Kristjansson and “Game of Thrones” child star Art Parkinson have also hopped aboard the Gary Shore-directed tale. The long-gestating project formerly titled “Dracula: Year Zero” sees Evans as a young Prince Vlad who offers up his soul to a bloodthirsty sultan in exchange for the lives of his wife (Gadon) and child, and thus becomes the world’s firstRead More
2013 really is looking like Anne Hathaway‘s year! The newly minted Oscar winner has attached herself to an adaptation of Charlotte Rogan’s “The Lifeboat”, and the “Les Miserables” star will also produce. “The Lifeboat” tells the story of Grace Winter, who in 1914 was standing trial for murder. She had survived the sinking of a ship thanks to her husband who had ensured she found a place on the lifeboat – but unfortunately so had many others, and soon the survivors begin to discuss how to lower the numbers. THRRead More