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Larry David Joining The Three Stooges

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 Joining World War Z ?

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

Elizabeth Banks appears likely to star in Gary Ross’ adaptation of the bestselling Suzanne Collins novel, The Hunger Games , Variety is reporting.

Banks joins Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and, just announced, Dayo Okeniyi and Amandla Stenberg for the science fiction adaptation. Targeted for a PG-13 rating, the film is based on the young adult novel and tells the tale of a dystopic future and the annual… Continue reading Elizabeth Banks Joining The Hunger Games ?

Willem Dafoe Joining Odd Thomas ?

Willem Dafoe is said to be up for the role of Sheriff Wyatt Porter in Odd Thomas , according to a story at Variety .

The film is based on a character created by novelist Dean Koontz and features a clairvoyant with the power to see (but not hear) the dead. First appearing in 2003’s “Odd Thomas,” the character has returned for three subsequent books, “Forever Odd,” “Brother Odd” and… Continue reading Willem Dafoe Joining Odd Thomas ?