Rahm Emanuel, 'Resident Evil: Afterlife' And 'Transformers 3' In Today's Twitter-Wood

White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel became a hot topic right after Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley announced this week that he wouldn't run for re-election next year. Michael McKean, meanwhile, was insightful enough to ask if Emanuel's path would trigger a parallel move on the part of his brother Ari, the inspiration for Jeremy Piven's "Entourage" character.

Elsewhere in Twitter-Wood, movies are being made and released as usual. Tyrese Gibson continued his updates about "Transformers 3," while Brian Lynch looked ahead to the new "Resident Evil" this weekend, and photos of Nina Dobrev on the "Vampire Diaries" set, Denise Richards in a cheerleader outfit and Gary Sinise thanking his Twitter followers showed up.

I'm @brianwarmoth, and this is a picture-heavy Twitter-Wood for September 9, 2010.

Twitter Pic of the Day:

@ninadobrev http://twitpic.com/2mse6h - Taylor Kinney and I on set - everyone ready for tonights Premiere of THE VAMPIRE DIARIES??!!! RT!!!

-Nina Dobrev, Actress ("The Vampire Diaries," "American Empire")


@GarySinise From Downtown on the Set of CSI NY http://twitpic.com/2mk40n

-Gary Sinise, Actor ("Forrest Gump," "CSI: Miami")

Second Runner-Up:

@DENISE_RICHARDS Me & @joannaschlip in my cheerleading uniform! http://twitpic.com/2mr351

-Denise Richards, Actress ("Blonde and Blonder," "Starship Troopers")

Honorable Mention:

@Kal_Penn Outside Shibuya Station, Tokyo. http://yfrog.com/mreb4rj

-Kal Penn, Actor ("Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle," "Superman Returns")

@MJMcKean Wait. If Rahm Emanuel leaves the White House, does that means Ari Emanuel leaves William Morris? Seems fair.

-Michael McKean, Actor ("This is Spinal Tap," "Adventures of Power")

@Tyrese Still on set in Detroit filming Transformers 3.. Doing a bunch of scenes with my guy Shia today.. Fun times in the D!!

-Tyrese Gibson, Actor ("Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen," "Legion")

@BrianLynch RESIDENT EVIL 4 this weekend! The trailers tell me they used James Cameron's cameras! I'm assuming @MillaJovovich snuck into his garage.

-Brian Lynch, Writer/Director ("Puss in Boots," "Big Helium Dog")

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