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Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy and Jason Clarke are the Bondurant boys, three brothers raising hell in Prohibition era Virgina, in the first trailer for one of our most eagerly anticipated movies – John Hillcoat’s “Lawless” (previously “The Wettest County in the World”). When the boys get into the business of bootlegging, they run into some nefarious gangster foes including Guy Pearce and an especially sinister Gary Oldman. And they’ve got girl problems too, coming in the forms of Mia Wasikowska and Jessica Chastain. The first trailer, which can be seenRead More
Tom Hardy recently signed a First Look deal with Warner Bros, and has decided on his first project under his newly formed Executive Options production banner. Variety reports the “Inception” star will produce and star in a 1960s set biker gang drama. Written by Mark L. Smith, based on an idea by producer John Linson, Hardy will play a Vietnam veteran who “returns home to San Francisco at the height of unrest of 1969. Amid clashing cultures of the Haight-Ashbury district, he emerges to become the leader of California’s mostRead More
A trio of promising young rising stars have signed on to Beat Generation origin tale “Kill Your Darlings”, according to Variety. “Harry Potter” himself Daniel Radcliffe signed on to play Allen Ginsberg a couple of months ago, and it looks like Dane DeHaan, Elizabeth Olsen and Jack Huston are rounding out most of the main cast. Huston will play Jack Kerouac (whose iconic “On the Road” is also getting the big screen treatment), Olsen his girlfriend Edie Parker, and DeHaan will be Lucien Carr, whom Ginsberg called “the glue” atRead More
Mia Wasikowska’s 2011 dance card just got even more full. Previously we reported that she was trying to decide between John Hillcoat‘s Prohibition era drama “The Wettest County in the World” and “Stoker”, a drama from “Prison Break” star turned screenwriter Wentworth Miller and that she was hoping to do both if schedule allowed. She then proceeded to choose “Stoker” first, leaving her involvement in “The Wettest County” in doubt, but today THR reports that she found room for both projects after all, as she is now officially confirmed forRead More
Is Mia Wasikowska trying to give Tom Hardy a run for his money as the hardest-working actor in Hollywood? A day after she joined the cast of “A View from the Bridge”, Variety reports that the “Alice in Wonderland” actress is circling two more projects, and might just do them both if schedule permits. “The Wettest County”, John Hillcoat’s Prohibition era drama based on the book by Matt Bondurant, has been picking up steam and buzz in recent months after a long-gestating period that had actors like Ryan Gosling andRead More