10 Breaking Bits


1. Lionsgate have released a new poster for…. well, you know.

2. Bold Films are fully financing a feature-length version of the short “Whiplash”. Damien Chazelle retains his position as director, with JK Simmons back in the role he played in the short. The movie is about a talented young drummer who strives for perfection under the instruction of a ruthless band conductor. (Deadline)

3. Here’s an interesting looking film starring Robin Wright as… Robin Wright.

4. Sam Elliot will play a college football coach in “Draft Day” – the new Kevin Costner flick (Deadline)

5. Dax Shepard has joined the cast of Shawn Levy’s “This is Where I Leave You”. The “Parenthood” star will play a popular Howard Stern-esque shock jock in the ensemble film, which also features Jane Fonda, Tina Fey and Jason Bateman. (Deadline)

6. This looks good… the trailer for “About Time” starring Rachel McAdams and a time-traveling plot.

7. Paul Walker movie “Brick Mansions” has added Catalina Denis, RZA and David Belle to it’s cast (THR).

8. Collider have a whole heap of snaps taken of banners and posters from the Cannes Film Festival (Collider)

9. Michael Giacchino, J.J Abrams’ longtime collaborator, is doing the score for “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”.

10. Your first look at Aussie Sophie Lowe as ‘Alice’ in ABC’s “Once Upon A Time in Wonderland” :