30.10.08 | Zeta-Jones to play Cleopatra

Written by admin 23:00 | More news on the same topic Cleo, Catherine Zeta Jones, Steven Soderbergh, Michael Douglas, Hugh Jackman
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' husband, Michael Douglas.

The Welsh-born actress will play the infamous Egyptian queen, while Hugh Jackman, who starred in 'X-Men', is in negotiations to play her Roman lover, Mark Antony.

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16.10.08 | Gordon Gekko Making Comeback In Wall Street Sequel

Written by admin 22:40 | More news on the same topic Money Never Sleeps, Gordon Gekko, Michael Douglas, Wall street, Oliver Stone, Charlie Sheen, Bud Fox
Michael DouglasFox 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 role of ruthless financial dealer Gekko - who was left facing a prison sentence due to illegal business transactions.

However, Douglas - who won an Oscar for his part in the original movie - is waiting to see a script before he signs up.

It has not yet been confirmed whether Charlie Sheen will return as the ambitious stockbroker Bud Fox, or if Stone has any interest in returning for directorial duties.

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