10 Breaking Bits


1. Brian Austin Green (“The Wedding Band”) will play Charlie Sheen’s new ‘nemesis’ on TV’s “Anger Management (Deadline)

2. A second trailer for Hugh Jackman/Jake Gyllenhaal flick “Prisoners” is online.

3. A third trailer for “The Conjuring” is online.

4. Sony are bringing “Captain Planet and the Planeteers” to the big screen. (The Hollywood Reporter)

5. Warner Bros will do a “Ninjago” movie (The Hollywood Reporter)

6. Former “Last Resort” star Scott Speedman will star in Ryan Murphy’s new series “Open” (The Hollywood Reporter)

7. A24 today announced the acquisition of David Michôd’s latest film “The Rover” for theatrical release in the U.S.

8. Maggie Gyllenhaal will star in the Sundance Channel Miniseries “Honourable Woman”, ”described as a fast-paced, labyrinthine thriller set against an international political backdrop that carries Blick’s distinctive rhythmic style and vision. It centers on Nessa Stein’s (Gyllenhaal) whose father was a Zionist arms procurer, and as children, she and her brother witness his assassination. As an adult, inheriting her father’s company, she dramatically inverts its purpose from supplying arms to laying high-spec data cabling networks between Israel and the West Bank. Her sudden appointment to the House of Lords, apparently due to her tireless promotion of projects for reconciliation between the Israelis and Palestinians, creates an international political maelstrom.” (Deadline)

9. Summit Entertainment will showcase the studio’s highly anticipated film event “Ender’s Game” at Comic-Con 2013, presenting never-before-seen new footage, appearances by cast members and filmmakers, and several massive, interactive fan events.

10. Pixar aren’t going to be so focused on sequels from here on out (Bleeding Cool)