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All of the week's hot casting news in one fell swoop ...
• Great news for YA fans! Kate Winslet is in talks to join Shailene Woodley in "Divergent," the screen adaptation of Veronica Roth's dystopian novel set to hit theaters on March 21, 2014. Winslet's is also set for Alan Rickman's period drama "A Little Chaos," which follows rival landscape gardeners both commissioned to create a fountain at Versailles by Louis XIV [Variety / The Playlist
• Joaquin Phoenix will reunite with his "The Master" director Paul Thomas Anderson for "Inherent Vice," the screen adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's crime novel set in 1969 Los Angeles that chronicles the attempts of private detective and marijuana enthusiast 'Doc' Sportello to get to the bottom of a convoluted mystery. [Yahoo! Movies] Get More »
For more than a year, fans of the HBO series "Entourage" have been waiting for some sign that they would once again get a chance to hang out with Vince, Drama, Turtle and E after the show came to an end last fall following a wildly successful about eight-season run. Sure, everyone involved claimed there would be a feature film, but if there's one thing fans learned from watching "Entourage," it's that Hollywood types lie all the time.
The "Spy Kids" franchise has always been a confusing one: what terrible parent would allow their tween children to be enlisted into a government spy agency and forced to combat amoral villains? That's horrible!
No matter -- director Robert Rodriguez has once again ventured into the world of butt-kicking youngsters in the name of wonderment and imagination with "Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World." The new installment abandons the original family in favor of a hot, new stepmom, Jessica Alba, and two kids, who discover that she's a secret agent.
The "Spy Kid" series has a great track record for squeezing in name talent, with the likes of George Clooney, Salma Hayek, Mike Judge, Richard Linklater, Bill Paxton and more popping up. "Spy Kids 4" continues the trend, with veterans Alexa Vega and Daryl Sabara returning and comedian Ricky Gervais voicing a talking dog (obviously). Get More »
"Entourage," the show that turned our favorite "PCU" star Jeremy Piven into a household name, comes to a close in 2011, which means it's time to find another gig. As far as PR moves go, starring alongside pop star Miley Cyrus isn't the worst decision.
An announcement (tracked down by Comingsoon.net) adds Piven to "So Undercover," an action-comedy starring Cyrus as a private investigator hired by the FBI to infiltrate a college sorority. Crazy hijinks ensue. Get More »