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Pilot season is upon us and that means an obscene amount of roles are up for grabs with networks looking to fill the lead and recurring roles on the numerous potential new shows. Each one needs talent to anchor the series, whether that is one actor or several leads, and it is important to get that casting right. If we had our choice, these are the actors who have demonstrated their abilities and who should get a call about leading their own new series next season.   Luke Mitchell “TheRead More
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Aubrey Plaza has joined Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor, Olivia Munn and Paul Bettany in David Koepp‘s forthcoming action comedy “Mortdecai.” The Wrap reports that the 29-year-old comedian will lend her talents alongside fellow new recruits Oliver Platt and Jeff Goldblum in what will likely be supporting roles. “Mortdecai” is based on a series of black-comedy thrillers that were written by Kyril Bonfiglioli and originally released back in the 1970s. It follows the adventures of Charlie Mortdecai, an art dealer and part-time rogue with connections to both the LondonRead More
“The Newsroom” star Olivia Munn is in talks to join the Johnny Depp-led adaptation of “Mortdecai”, according to Deadline. Based on the black comedy thriller novels by Kyril Bonfiglioli, Depp is set to play Charlie Mortdecai, the debanoir art dealer with dubious friends in the London underground. Following “The Great Mortdecai Moustache Mystery”, the 4th book in the series, the big screen adaptation sees Depp’s Mortdecai racing to uncover a stolen painting that contains a code which unlocks a hidden stash of Nazi gold. Gwyneth Paltrow is likely playing hisRead More
Last week, photos of Alex Pettyfer and Channing Tatum on the set of “Magic Mike” gave the public a first glimpse into the comedy based on Tatum’s past experiences as a stripper. More photos have emerged of Tatum and Pettyfer, but the duo is now joined by Riley Keough, who plays Pettyfer’s love interest. Judging by the on-set photos thus far, it looks like part of the film’s “magic” might have to do with the plethora of costume changes. Directed by Steven Soderbergh, “Magic Mike” tells the story of aRead More

Posted On September 28, 2011By Tamara ManneIn Images

Alex Pettyfer and Channing Tatum Now Filming ‘Magic Mike’

Director Steven Soderbergh’s Magic Mike, starring Alex Pettyfer (I Am Number Four) and Channing Tatum (The Eagle), is now filming in Los Angeles. Tatum plays the lead in this comedy based on his own past as a stripper. Magic Mike follows Mike Martingano (Tatum), mentor to a new, young stripper (Pettyfer). Also joining the exotic dancing scene are Matthew McConaughey, Joe Manganiello, and Matt Bomer. Olivia Munn (I Don’t Know How She Does It) is Amber, Martingano’s love interest. Soderbergh (Contagion, The Informant!) is also directing upcoming film The ManRead More
Steven Soderbergh’s newest project Magic Mike sure is rounding up an exciting cast of up and coming talent. With Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bomer, Cody Horn, Riley Keough and Olivia Munn all signed on to star alongside Matthew McConaughey, THR has now reported that Wendi McLendon-Covey has joined the cast. McLendon-Covey broke out in this year’s hit comedy, Bridesmaids, and is soon to star in the upcoming indie comedy Sleeping Around, and the Lionsgate ensemble comedy What to Expect When You’re Expecting. Magic Mike is a true story basedRead More

Posted On September 1, 2011By Seana ColeIn Casting

Olivia Munn to Join Soderbergh’s ‘Magic Mike’

Actress and Television Host Olivia Munn is in negotiations to join “Magic Mike”, according to Deadline. The film already has a talented cast consisting of Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello and Matthew McConaughey. The film is inspired by Tatum’s experiences as a male stripper and will be directed by Academy Award-Winning Director Steven Soderbergh. Munn would play Tatum’s love interest, Amber. According to EW, production is slated to start at the end of the month and be released in theaters in 2012. Munn, who’s most known forRead More
Last month we reported that Christina Hendricks, Seth Meyers, and Olivia Munn would be joining Sarah Jessica Parker in “I Don’t Know How She Does It,” a film based on the novel by Brit author Allison Pearson. While Hendricks, Meyers, and Parker are undoubtedly familiar names, Munn is still a relatively unknown face on the screen despite the fact that she’s dabbled in acting, tv hosting, writing, and modeling. In December 2010, it was announced that she would be replaced by Candace Bailey on “Attack of the Show,” but 2011Read More
Christina Hendricks, Olivia Munn and Seth Meyers have signed on to star with Sarah Jessica Parker in “I Don’t Know How She Does It”, based on the British literary sensation by Allison Pearson, reports 24 Frames. In the same vein of Bridget Jones’ knack for appealing to audiences, Person’s first person comedy centers around a Wall Street executive (to be played by Parker), who juggles a demanding career with two children and a husband who makes less money than she does. The trio of newly-cast actors have made names forRead More