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Variety is reporting that Vince Vaughn is joining the cast of the independent drama, Lay the Favorite , to be directed by Stephen Frears.

The cast also includes Bruce Willis, Rebecca Hall, Joshua Jackson and Frank Grillo.

The film is based on the life of Beth Raymer, a professional gambler who started off as a cocktail waitress in Las Vegas but soon rose to become one of the world’s best gamblers… Continue reading Vince Vaughn Joining Lay the Favorite

Bokeem Woodbine is negotiating to appear in the upcoming remake of Total Recall , Variety reports.

The film is based on the 1990 Paul Verhoeven adaptation of the short Philip K. Dick story, “We Can Remember It For You Wholesale.” The original starred Arnold Schwarzenegger as Douglas Quaid (to be played by Colin Farrell in this version), a man who, after buying implanted memories of a vacation to Mars, begins… Continue reading Bokeem Woodbine Joining Total Recall ?

Deadline has confirmed a recent rumor that Peter and Bobby Farrelly are making a deal with Larry David to play Mother Mengele in The Three Stooges .

Mengele is “the unfortunate nun who runs the orphanage where the Stooges grow up and learn to create mayhem.”

David is joining Jane Lynch, who plays Mother Superior, Chris Diamantopoulos, who’s taking on the role of Moe, Will Sasso, who will play Curly… Continue reading Larry David Joining The Three Stooges

Mireille Enos, best known for appearing in AMC’s television series “The Killing”, is said to be up for a part in Marc Forster’s World War Z .

Based on the novel by Max Brooks, World War Z is about a worldwide infestation of flesh-eating zombies. Brooks — the son of Mel Brooks and Anne Bancroft — wrote a detailed tale in which a researcher for the U.N. Postwar Commission interviews… Continue reading Mireille Enos Joining World War Z ?

Pulp Fiction stars John Travolta and Uma Thurman are in talks to join Oliver Stone’s Savages , while Green Lantern star Blake Lively is also joining the adaptation of the Don Winslow novel.

Deadline says Travolta will play Dennis, a burned out DEA agent, Lively is set to take on the role of O, and Thurman would play her mom, named Pagu.

In the book, two friends from Laguna Beach… Continue reading Travolta, Thurman and Lively Joining Oliver Stone's Savages