Captain America is one step closer to hitting the big screen.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Marvel Studios has snatched up Joe Johnston to direct First Avenger: Captain America, due in theaters May 6, 2011.
No writers or actors are currently attached to the project.
Johnston, who won an Oscar for his visual effects work on Raiders of the Lost Ark, had been in discussions with Marvel for ...
Sarah Jessica Parker
Carrie Bradshaw might ask: Can you find true love on the big screen twice? Fans no doubt hope so.
But while talk of a Sex and the City sequel has run wild since the fabulous ladies from HBO's hit series stormed cineplexes last May (and intensified even more recently), star Sarah Jessica Parker says ...
Peter and Bobby Farrelly
Nyuk, nyuk, nyuk.
MGM has breathed new life into Peter and Bobby Farrelly's Three Stooges pet project, one that the duo had been working on with Warner Bros. for nearly five years. According to Variety, the Farrellys will polish the original script they wrote with Michael Cerrone and direct the film, which is set for a Nov. 20, 2009, release.
Peter Farrelly said he and his brother will make sure the flick ...
Samuel L. Jackson
Samuel L. Jackson has the right stuff to play Sho'nuff.
The actor is set to star in a remake of the 1985 cult martial arts classic The Last Dragon, The Hollywood Reporter reports.
Originated by the late Julius Carry, Sho'nuff is the self-proclaimed Shotgun of Harlem, who answers his own questions (e.g. "Am I the baddest mofo lowdown around this town?") with "Sho'nuff."
Something tells us, Jackson won't have any trouble playing the "baddest mofo."
The 1985 film, a critical bomb, but a financial success, tells the story of ...
Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr.'s new deal is definitely one to, well, marvel at.
According to Variety, the actor has inked a multi-film pact with Marvel Studios that will not only see him re-ignite the screen in two Iron Man sequels, but also star in ...
Mary Louise Parker
Mary-Louise Parker is redirecting her affections from one ethically-challenged man to another.
The Weeds star will play the paramour of ...
The Jonas Brothers
The Jonas Brothers are about to let it rip on the big screen - literally.
According to Variety, the tween dreams are locked and loaded to make their feature film debut in 20th Century Fox's Walter the Farting Dog.
And you won't just get a, er, whiff, of Kevin's, Joe's and Nick's acting skills, but that of their younger brother's as well. Frankie, the so-called "Bonus Jonas," is attached to co-star.
Based on a bestselling children's book series of the same name (kids just love farts!) by William Kotzwinkle and Glenn Murray, the film will revolve around ...
Steven Soderbergh is developing a high-concept 3-D live-action rock ’n’ roll musical about one of the most famous women in history, Cleopatra.
An odd combo, you say? But the makeup and jewelry alone in Cleopatra's era scream for rockin' musical numbers! Some high profile talent may be buying into that theory as well – Soderbergh is wooing...