Movie News

Isla Fisher in Talks for Now You See Me

Movie News

 

Isla Fisher sure is continuing to rack up those movie roles. Already starring in Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby” as Myrtle Wilson, Fisher is now in talks to star in “Now You See Me” with Mark Ruffalo and Jesse Eisenberg.

According to Variety, Ruffalo is playing the leader of a team of FBI agents who are investigating the Four Horsemen, a squad of the world’s greatest illusionists who pull off a series of daring bank heists during their performances, then shower the profits on their auds. Jesse Eisenberg will play the arrogant yet brilliant leader of the Four Horsemen, while Morgan Freeman and Melanie Laurent co-star as an ex-magician and a federal agent.

Fisher meanwhile is in talks to play Henley, a master technician who builds contraptions to aid in the illusion of the heists. Amanda Seyfried had been in negotiations for the role but her deal never closed.

Louis Leterrier is directing from a script by Edward Ricourt (“Year 12″) and Boaz Yakin.

Fisher’s currently filming “Bachelorette” with Kirsten Dunst, Lizzy Caplan and James Marsden. In that film, which almost sounds like “Bridesmaids”, three friends are asked to be bridesmaids at a wedding of a woman they used to ridicule back in high school.

ShareShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on Pinterest
Click to add a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

More in Movie News

BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards - Arrivals

Sacha Baron Cohen is Freddie Mercury

Ashleigh DaviesMarch 29, 2015
hugh-jackman-the-wolverine

Is Hugh Jackman playing Wolverine for the ‘last time’?

Ashleigh DaviesMarch 29, 2015
mallrats2

Jeremy London, Ethan Suplee returning for Mallrats 2

Caffeinated ClintMarch 28, 2015
stephendorff

Dorff gets a badge for Texas Chainsaw prequel

Caffeinated ClintMarch 28, 2015
COACH

Another ’90s TV Hit returning!

Caffeinated ClintMarch 28, 2015
supertroopers

Super Troopers 2 director answers those lingering questions!

Caffeinated ClintMarch 28, 2015
seanyoung

Blade Runner actress nixed from sequel?

Caffeinated ClintMarch 28, 2015
transformers

Transformers sequels, spin offs in the works

Caffeinated ClintMarch 28, 2015
julialouis

Seinfeld fave in talks for Force Majeure remake

Caffeinated ClintMarch 28, 2015

Login

Lost your password?