“Game of Thrones” leading man Kit Harington seems to finally be landing his big screen breakout role. Meanwhile, Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson reunite in an upcoming comedy, Amy Adams is set to star in the big screen adaptation of one of Steve Martin’s novels and Philip Seymour Hoffman is in negotiations for “A Most Wanted Man.”
It’s February 8, and you’re tuning in for today’s casting news.
Kit Harington Joins Cast Of “The Seventh Son”
Kit Harington is ready to make his big screen debut. After Warner Bros took his break-out, “Arthur & Lancelot,” off their release schedule, it looks like he was quick to snap up on a new role. Variety reports that Harrington will join the cast of the fantasy flick “The Seventh Son,” which stars Jeff Bridges as a witch hunter and Ben Barnes as his new apprentice. Harington will play a former apprentice.
Owen Wilson And Vince Vaughn To Reunite In New Comedy
Still consider “Wedding Crashers” to be one of the best comedies of the ’00s? Well, you’re in luck, because Vulture is reporting that Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson are reteaming to star in the Vaughn-written comedy, “Interns.” “Real Steel” helmer Shawn Levy will direct. The flick will follow Wilson and Vaughn as two fortysomethings who lose their jobs and decide to become interns at a Google-like dotcom and “start anew.”
Amy Adams To Star In Adaptation Of Steve Martin Novel
The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Amy Adams will star in and produce the upcoming adaptation of Steve Martin’s novel “Object of Beauty.” The novel follows an entrepreneur in her travels and love affairs over 15 years of her life.
Philip Seymour Hoffman In Talks For “A Most Wanted Man”
Things are looking good for Anton Corbjin’s modern day thriller, “A Most Wanted Man.” Variety is reporting that Philip Seymour Hoffman is in final negotiations for the lead role in the movie, which is an adaptation of John Le Carre’s best-selling novel of the same name. He would play the character Bachmann.
Two More Join Viola Davis In “Beautiful Creatures”
Alcon Entertainment has some big news to share about their upcoming supernatural love story “Beautiful Creatures.” Hot off the news that Viola Davis is joining the cast, the company announced that Jack O’Connell and Alice Englert are in final negotiations to star as the movie’s two leads. Filming will begin in April around New Orleans.
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