Michael Imperioli by Craig Blankenhorn/HBO
has signed on to star in and produce
The Lost Adventures of Stone Perlmutter Jr.
for Universal Studios. In the mockumentary, he'll play a late-'70s Indiana Jones type... only tubby and a bit potty-mouthed. Ill-fated Soprano
has been cast as the detective in Peter Jackson's DreamWorks adaptation of the best-seller The Lovely Bones
. Stanley Tucci
has also come on board as the killer. Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Animation have announced the release date of the fourth Shrek
movie: May 21, 2010. Gosh, that's so far away. If only they'd do something to remind us occasionally as opening day draws nearer. Salma Hayek
's new MGM-based production company with a Latin flair, Ventanazul, is pursuing George Lopez
to cowrite, produce and star in one of their inaugural projects.