Movie News in 60 Seconds: Jim Carrey and Steve Carell May Make Magic, Don Johnson Turns to Evil, Michael Douglas and Matt Damon as Liberace and His Lover

Movie News in 60 Seconds: Jim Carrey and Steve Carell May Make Magic, Don Johnson Turns to Evil, Michael Douglas and Matt Damon as Liberace and His Lover

Oct 12, 2011

Steve Carell and Jim Carrey (Getty Images)

New Dream Team? Jim Carrey may join Steve Carell in Burt Wonderstone, a comedy about a Las Vegas magician. Carell's company is producing the film; Carrey is said to be "negotiating." (Deadline)
 
From Miami Vice to Southern Discomfort: Don Johnson has been offered the role of an evil plantation owner in Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained. Johnson would join a list of villains that includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L. Jackson, and Kurt Russell. (Variety)
 
It's Not TV, It's Liberace: Steven Soderbergh will direct Liberace for HBO. Michael Douglas is set to play the famed pianist, coupled with Matt Damon as his lover Scott Thorson. Production begins next summer. (Thompson on Hollywood
 
Switching Sports: Sandra Bullock won an Academy Award for her performance in football-themed The Blind Side, and now she's in talks to co-star in baseball-themed Trouble With the Curve as Clint Eastwood's daughter. (Twitch)
 
Green Beats Black and White Every Time: Because director Alexander Payne insisted that Nebraska, his next film, be shot in black and white, Paramount Pictures insisted that he cut the budget in half and agree to cast a big-name actor in the leading role. The studio's wish list includes Gene Hackman, Robert Duvall, Robert Forster, and Jack Nicholson. (Vulture
 
Another Happy Family: In a new interview, Tilda Swinton reveals that, at the age of four and a half, she decided to kill her younger brother. In her teen years, she was sent away to boarding school and didn't speak for five years. All of this relates, somehow, to Swinton's new film, We Need to Talk About Kevin. (Guardian)
 

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