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olivia wilde strutting street Olivia Wilde: The Gangster Squad Audition

Olivia Wilde struts her stuff as she makes her way into a studio on Thursday (June 9) in Los Angeles.

The 27-year-old actress was headed into an audition for The Gangster Squad, which is set to star Ryan Gosling, Sean Penn, and Josh Brolin.

Later that same day, Olivia changed outfits and headed to a cafe in Westwood.

“I change in my… Continue reading Olivia Wilde: 'The Gangster Squad' Audition

Anthony Mackie Joins Gangster Squad

The cast of Ruben Fleischer’s Gangster Squad , which currently includes Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling, Josh Brolin and Michael Peña, has added one more and it’s Anthony Mackie of The Hurt Locker , who will play former LAPD lieutenant Rocky Washington in the Warner Bros. police drama.

Mackie was last seen in Universal’s The Adjustment Bureau opposite Matt Damon, and he’ll be seen in the fall in DreamWorks’ Real Steel … Continue reading Anthony Mackie Joins Gangster Squad

Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling and Josh Brolin are now in talks to star in the Ruben Fleischer-directed Gangster Squad at Warner Bros. Pictures.

Variety says that Penn is nearing a deal to star, and with Penn, every other offer was expected to fall into place. It was previously reported that the studio had offered the roles to Penn and Gosling, but no negotiations had begun then.

Will Beall wrote the script… Continue reading Penn, Gosling and Brolin in Talks for Gangster Squad

Sean Penn Joining Gangster Squad ?

Sean Penn appears set to headline Gangster Squad , Deadline is reporting.

To be directed by Zombieland helmer Ruben Fleischer, Gangster Squad adapts a Los Angeles Times articles titled “Tales From the Gangster Squad.” The piece, written by Paul Lieberman, explores the true story of a band of secret “off the record” police task force who went after Meyer Harris “Mickey” Cohen, a high-profile gangster who was a member of… Continue reading Sean Penn Joining Gangster Squad ?

Hastings in Australia’s World Cup squad, Siddle dropped

Peter Siddle 150x150 Hastings in Australia’s World Cup squad, Siddle droppedFast bowler Peter Siddle was excluded while inexperienced all-rounder John Hastings found a berth in Australia’s 15-man World Cup squad that was annunced here Tuesday. Skipper Ricky Ponting and veteran Michael Hussey were named in the squad despite injuries. Ponting is recovering from a finger fracture while Hussey suffered a serious hamstring injury Sunday. Hussey [...] Continue reading Hastings in Australia’s World Cup squad, Siddle dropped