Zeta-Jones to play Cleopatra

Catherine Zeta Jones is in discussions to play Cleopatra in a forthcoming 3D musical of her life. The film currently entitled, ‘Cleo’, has been described as a “3D live action rock ‘n’ roll musical” by ‘Variety’. It will be directed by Steven Soderbergh, who is currently working on a biopic of pianist Liberace, starring Zeta-Jones’ […]

Jason Bourne is back again!

Universal will produce a fourth installment in the popular “The Bourne Identity” franchise, according to Variety. It has been recently reported that Damon has changed his mind about returning for a fourth installment, even though he seemed very confident during the 2007 Cannes interview. “I’m definitely done with that. I think we’ve ridden that horse […]

Gordon Gekko Making Comeback In Wall Street Sequel

Fox has confirmed it is in the early stages of developing a sequel to Oliver Stone’s 1987 movie Wall Street. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Allan Loeb, who recently wrote 21 starring Kevin Spacey, is currently penning a script for the movie, entitled Money Never Sleeps. Michael Douglas has reportedly expressed interest in reprising the […]

‘Tempest’ cast includes Helen Mirren

Dame Helen Mirren is to take the lead role a forthcoming adaptation of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, the US media reports. The film, being produced by Bob Chartoff, Lynn Hendee and Julia Taylor-Stanley, is eyeing a November start date in Hawaii. Miramax has acquired the rights to all English-speaking territories; Icon is handling foreign sales. Other […]

DreamWorks announces ‘Kung Fu Panda’ sequel

A sequel to the animated comedy Kung Fu Panda has been given the green light for a June 2011 release. Jack Black will return to voice the lead character in the follow-up, as will Angelina Jolie, according to Variety. Black, Jolie and Dustin Hoffman all voice various characters in the original Dreamworks animation, which tells […]