10 Breaking Bits


1. Sterling Jerins (“World War Z”) has joined the cast of the new Michael Douglas-Diane Keaton film “And So It Goes”, directed by Rob Reiner (Variety)

2. Dwayne Johnson has teased a first photo of his ‘Hercules’ look :

3. “Downton Abbey” star Sophie McShera has joined the cast of Kenneth Branagh’s “Cinderella” starring Lily Collins (The Hollywood Reporter)

4. John Davis is attached to produce a feature film version of “Choose Your Own Adventure” books (The Hollywood Reporter)

5. “Parenthood” star Lauren Graham is developing a TV series based on her best-selling book “Someday, Someday, Maybe” (The Hollywood Reporter)

6. Lawrence Hill’s best-selling book “The Book of Negroes” is getting the TV mini-series on BET/CBC (Deadline)

7. Here’s a really amusing faux trailer for – the abysmal – “Superman IV : The Quest for Peace”

8. The first TV spot for “Elysium” is online :

9. Rumour has it that “Star Wars Episode VII” will fix on Han and Leia’s twins – one of whom turns evil (Schmoes Know)

10. There’s a new “300 : Rise of an Empire” poster out :