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‘Dragon Tattoo’ femme lead down to five finalists

HollywoodNews.com: UPDATE: It feels as though the role of Lisbeth Salander in the U.S. remake of “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” is the most coveted role in Hollywood, well, since little orphan Annie. Apparently, director David Fincher has whittled it down to five actresses for the role, some of them[...]

Lea Seydoux the new ‘Girl with the Dragon Tattoo?’

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The casting is on for the ingenue to star in “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.” Yes. every young actress wants to play Lisbeth Salander in Stieg Larsson’s trilogy. The British press has already suggested Ellen Page, Carey Mulligan and a lot of new, now usual, suspects. Alas, I[...]

Mel Gibson threw Grigorieva’s son on a table. Playing around or abuse?

HollywoodNews.com: The latest in Oksana Grigorieva’s never-ending accusations against Mel Gibson is that he threw her 12-year old son Alexander onto a table. The incident occurred at a party where Alexander was playfully jumping around, attempting to knock a cigarette out of Gibson’s mouth. Grigorieva claims Gibson got all “Mad[...]

Lindsay Lohan continues to get drugs in jail

HollywoodNews.com: Lindsay Lohan continues to receive prescription drugs in jail. An unknown pharmacist has been filling her requests for Adderall, a psycho stimulant used to treat ADHD as well as Ambien. TMZ has the scoop from their sources at the Lynwood Correctional Facility where the actress is jailed. Lindsay’s father Michael[...]

George Clooney to receive Humanitarian award during Emmys

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: George Clooney has become such a huge movie star, it’s easy to forget that he got his start on television. The actor cut his professional teeth on such shows as “The Facts of Life” and “Roseanne” before “E.R.” turned him into a household name. And now television’s[...]

“The Last Airbender” will have a sequel in 2011 … just not on the big screen

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Contrary to popular belief, M. Night Shyamalan’s live-action adaptation of “Avatar: The Last Airbender” did not completely destroy the franchise. But it perhaps contributed to a decision by Nickelodeon to send “Airbender” back to its animated roots. The television network announced today that a sequel to “Last Airbender”[...]

Martin Scorsese adds a few more to his impressive “Hugo Cabret” ensemble

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Emily Mortimer (“Shutter Island”) and Michael Stuhlbarg (“A Serious Man”) have joined the ensemble cast of Martin Scorsese’s adventure film “Hugo Cabret,” shooting now in London. The live action 3D film, based on Brian Selznick’s New York Times best-seller, The Invention of Hugo Cabret, already stars Ben Kingsley,[...]

Yet another “Thor” photo makes its way to the Web

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We have had so many “Thor” updates over the last few days, you’d think Kenneth Branagh’s adaptation of Marvel Comics’ Norse God adventures was opening this Friday. It’s not. We have to wait all the way until May 6, 2011 to see what Branagh and crew officially have[...]

Joseph Gordon-Levitt linked to Riddler role (again!) in “Batman 3” rumor

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Unleash the hounds! Or, in this case, the “Batman 3” rumors. We mentioned yesterday that with the release of “Inception,” director Christopher Nolan was free to move on to his next anticipated project, the third installment in his rejuvenated Batman franchise. And a while back, we speculated that[...]

Fincher’s ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ remake to bow Dec. 21, 2011

HollywoodNews.com: Sony has dated the U.S. remake of the foreign-language hit “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” for Dec. 21, 2011. As previously announced, David Fincher is in the director’s chair, Scott Rudin is shepherding as producer with Daniel Craig in talks to play a disgraced journalist who is hired to[...]