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Chazz Palminteri cast in Barry Levinson’s “Gotti” film

HollywoodNews.com: Just announced: Chazz Paliminteri has been cast as monster Paul Castellano in Barry Levinson’s “Gotti” film. Chazz joins John Travolta, Ben Foster, and who knows, maybe even Lindsay Lohan. James Toback rewrote the script after Levinson took over this summer from Nick Cassavetes. Castellano, of course, was gunned down[...]

Al Pacino gets his wig on to play music producer Phil Spector

HollywoodNews.com: Al Pacino is looking to portray another oversized personality: music icon Phil Spector. The afro-haired record producer was known for creating the “wall of sound” in the 1960s and is currently serving a prison sentence of 19 years for murder. HBO Films will be making the TV project from[...]

Kate Bosworth, Demi Moore added to Levinson’s ‘Bunch’

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Casting news out of Hollywood this morning. Demi Moore, Thomas Haden Church and Kate Bosworth have been added to the list of actors starring in Sam Levinson’s “The Reasonable Bunch,” a comedy about family members squabbling during a wedding. The trio joins Martin Landau, Ellen Barkin[...]

Barry Levinson to direct Columbia Pictures’ ‘Brother Jack’

HollywoodNews.com: Academy Award(r)-winning director Barry Levinson is attached to helm the film “Brother Jack” for Columbia Pictures, it was announced today by Doug Belgrad and Matt Tolmach, presidents of Columbia Pictures. “Brother Jack,” based on the life of human rights activist Jack Healey, is the coming of age story of[...]