10 Breaking Bits


1. Terrence Howard will play the Sheriff in M.Night Shyamalan’s “Twin Peaks”-esque event series “Wayward Pines” (Deadline)

2. Here’s the new poster for the film formerly known as ‘The Butler’, complete with it’s new official WB-approved title…

3. The first pic of Lindsey Gort as Samantha Jones, as she appears in “The Carrie Diaries”, is online :

4. John Lithgow is stepping in for Michael Gambon on Ira Sach’s “Love is Strange”, ”the NYC-set drama about a just-married gay couple whose honeymoon is complicated when circumstances force them to temporarily separate”. (Deadline)

5. Disney has confirmed Glenn Close as Nova Prime in Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy”.

6. “Happy Days” and “Arrested Development” fave Henry Winkler is headed to “Parks & Recreation” (The Hollywood Reporter)

7. Character posters for the upcoming Keanu Reeves flick “47 Ronin” are online.

8. Two Disney veterans, Aaron Blaise and Chuck Williams, are working on creating “Art Story,” an animated feature film about a boy and his Grandfather’s adventures through an imaginative world of famous paintings. In order to fund their next film, Blaise and Williams are turning to the popular crowdfunding site, Kickstarter, to gain awareness for “Art Story.” To view Art Story’s Kickstarter campaign page, visit this link.

9. Michael Shannon-starrer “The Iceman” is going direct-to-DVD and Blu-ray in Australia; the biopic hits shelves in September.

10. A “Fight Club” sequel is coming – in book form (EW).