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Two of our favourite actors Tom Hardy and Michael Shannon are finally teaming up together, toplining “The Long Red Road“. Based on Brett C. Leonard’s play – which Hardy has already starred in – Variety confirmed that Hardy will reprise his role as Sam, a young man who “attempts to drink away his demons on an Indian reservation in South Dakota. When a visitor from his past arrives, Sam has to take a hard look at the man he’s become and the life he left behind.” Shannon will play Hardy’sRead More
The ever busy Joseph Gordon Levitt is set to make his feature film directorial debut, according to Deadline. In addition to directing, Gordon Levitt also wrote the screenplay and will star in the film opposite Scarlett Johansson. The premise is being described as a “sexy comedy” in the vein of a modern Don Juan who tries to change his playboy ways. A second female lead is still yet to be cast. Gordon Levitt tells Deadline that his experience as a child actor and the killer year he’s had working underRead More
More “Les Miserables” news coming right up! The Daily Mail confirms earlier reports that Sacha Baron Cohen is in final negotiations to star as innkeep Thenardier for Tom Hooper’s big screen adaptation of the hit musical, and further breaks the news that Broadway vet Aaron Tveit has also just been cast as revolution leader Enjolras. Tveit is adding some real Broadway theatre cred to the production that thus far consists of mostly movie stars that have had little to no stage experience (barring Hugh Jackman, of course). Tveit’s Enjolras isRead More
Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s career trajectory is almost as exciting as his movies. Taking unexpected projects left and right, he is about to add another surprising role to his increasingly impressive and diverse portfolio, as Variety reports the actor is keen on taking a role in Quentin Tarantino’s next feature, “Django Unchained”, a spaghetti western set during slavery times. The trade reports Gordon-Levitt intends to do the film but will have to work out scheduling before it’s official. However, one big roadblock has already been cleared as his bike messenger thriller “PremiumRead More
Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s star has been quickly rising this past year, going from indie darling (Mysterious Skin) to mainstream blockbuster star (Inception) With upcoming releases in the form of comedy/drama from Jonathan Levine 50/50 and the sci-fi action Looper also starring Bruce Willis, as well as the currently filming finale to Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy The Dark Knight Rises, a small thriller in the name of Premium Rush has been overlooked a little. Written, and directed, by David Koepp (Panic Room, Spider-Man), and also starring Michael Shannon, Premium Rush follows Gordon-Levitt’sRead More

Posted On November 1, 2010By Linda GeIn Casting

Jamie Chung joins “Hangover Part II”

Jamie Chung has joined the ensemble cast of “The Hangover Part II”. She will play the fiance of Stu, the character played by Ed Helms. The entire cast from the first film will be returning, minus Heather Graham, so it might be logical to conclude Chung will fill a similar role in the sequel. The 27-year-old Chung has come a long way since breaking into the industry as a cast member on the MTV reality series “The Real World” in 2004. She followed up the MTV stint with supporting rolesRead More