Quick News – March 29, 2012


David Katzenberg, co-writer of “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies”, will make his directorial debut with “The Waiting”, the story of “two young filmmakers who decide to create the illusion of a haunting on an unsuspecting neighbor.” (Variety)

The trailer for Dreamworks’ “Rise of the Guardians” is online :

Warners has released 9 character posters for “Dark Shadows”.

Empire Magazine has quite a few new stills from “Prometheus” in their latest issue (Prometheus News)

Julianne Moore (“Crazy Stupid Love”) will star in Joseph Gordon Levitt’s untitled directorial debut (Variety).

Australian comedienne Rebel Wilson (“Bridesmaids”) has snagged a role in Michael Bay’s “Pain and Gain”, playing Ramona Eldridge, one of the folks caught up in the kidnapping at the center of the movie. (EW)

“(500) Days of Summer” writers Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber will adapt the best-selling book “The Fault in our Stairs” (Deadline)

Rosario Dawson’s comic book “O.C.T” is coming to A&E. “Terminator” producer Gale Ann Hurd is onboard. Dawson may headline. (THR)

A certain long-rumoured “Dark Knight Rises” cameo has been confirmed.

Aussie actor Callan Mulvey (“Rush”) will have roles in the upcoming “300” sequel and Kathryn Bigelow’s “Zero Dark Thirty”. (Inside Film)

“Dexter” star Jennifer Carpenter has joined the cast of Christian Christensen’s “The Occult” (Bloody Disgusting)