10 Breaking Bits


1. TJ Miller (“She’s Out of My League”, “Yogi Bear”) has snagged a role in Michael Bay’s “Transformers 4”. The actor plays Mark Wahlberg’s best friend and a fellow mechanic in the movie (The Hollywood Reporter)

2. Danny Huston (“30 Days of Night”) is in talks to join Christoph Waltz and Amy Adams in Tim Burton’s “Big Eyes”, a the comedic drama about painting couple Walter and Margaret Keane.(The Hollywood Reporter)

3.Anton Corbijn will direct the film “Life”, chronicling the friendship of actor James Dean and photographer Dennis Stock (The Hollywood Reporter)

4. Rob Lowe will play JFK in National Geographic Channel’s “Killing Kennedy”. Also starring, Ginnifer Goodwin as Jackie Kennedy, and Michelle Trachtenberg, in her first Russian-speaking role as Marina Oswald. (The Hollywood Reporter)

5. Professional wrestler Hornswoggle will star in a reboot of classic horror flick “Leprechaun” for WWE Studios and director Zach Lipovsky (Vulture)

6. A new trailer for Disney’s “Planes” is online :

7. Mike Mitchell (“Sky High”) will direct DreamWorks Animations’ “Trolls”, based on the popular toy line (Collider)

8. Will Warwick Davis and Val Kilmer ever make a “Willow 2”? (Fanshare)

9. Carter Burwell will no longer be doing the music for “Thor : The Dark World” (Deadline)

10. “Fast & Furious 6” is Universal’s biggest opener ever! (Deadline)