10 Breaking Bits


1. Dean Winters (“Rescue Me”) has joined the ensemble cast of ABC’s modern-day “Romeo & Juliet” drama “Westwide” (previously known as “Venice”).

2. Allen Loeb (“Wall Street Money Never Sleeps”) will write an American version of the Swedish film “Patrik 1.5”.

3. Beau Bridges (“Hit and Run”) will play Will Arnett’s father in the former “Up All Night” star’s new sitcom.

4. Sam Neill (“The Tomb”) and ”Entourage” alumna Emmanuelle Chriqui will star in the CBS drama pilot “The Ordained”, which “centers on Tom Reilly (Charlie Cox), the son of a Kennedy-esque family who leaves the priesthood and becomes a lawyer at a top New York firm to prevent his politician sister from being assassinated. Neill plays Tom’s dad, Michael Thomas Riley aka The Governor. Chriqui plays Sam who lives next door to Tom.”

5. Will Gluck (“Easy A”) will direct “Agatha”, based on a spec script about what really happened to Agatha Christie on the 11 days she went missing.

6. There’s more portraits of the ‘Hunger Games’ characters online.

7. Bruce Willis and Dwayne Johnson feature in this newly-released clip from “G.I Joe : Retaliation”:

8. The first photos of Harrison Ford on the set of “Anchorman 2” are online.

9. Joss Whedon says there won’t be a “Planet Hulk” movie, as rumoured.

10. The first TV spot for the “Evil Dead” remake is online.