Jamie Foxx Is 'Django Unchained,' Emma Stone Fights 'Zombies' Again » MTV Movies Blog
"Django Unchained" has finally found its leading man, and it isn't Will Smith.
Jamie Foxx has landed the lead role in Quentin Tarantino's upcoming Western, Deadline reports, joining a cast that (supposedly) includes Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio and Samuel L. Jackson. It's Foxx's first Tarantino film, and judging by his ability to poke fun at himself in recent years (we're looking at you, "Horrible Bosses"), it actually sounds like a really good match.
After the jump, find out the latest actress contemplating starring in "Pride & Prejudice & Zombies," who is joining the cast of "Lone Ranger" and the role Warren Beatty will be playing in his return to film.
Emma Stone Might Get Pride, Prejudice And More ZombiesIn some of the most exciting news we've heard all day, The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Emma Stone is eyeing the lead role in "Pride & Prejudice & Zombies." It would be yet another battle against the undead for Stone, of course, as she previously starred in Ruben Fleischer's "Zombieland."
Tom Wilkinson Eyes "Lone Ranger"According to Variety, Tom Wilkinson could be the latest actor to join the cast of "Lone Ranger." Directed by Gore Verbinski, Wilkinson would join previously announced actors Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer. It will start filming in the fall, with a slated December 12, 2012 release date.
Warren Beatty To Play Howard HughesFollowing up on the news earlier this week that Warren Beatty will be returning to film, Deadline has learned that he will be playing Howard Hughes in a film that is not going to be a strict biopic. Beatty is meeting with some top level talent for the flick's ensemble cast, including Andrew Garfield, Alec Baldwin, Annette Bening, Shia LaBeouf, Jack Nicholson, Evan Rachel Wood and Rooney Mara.
The Final Of "Snow White's" Dwarves Is CastRay Winstone is the seventh and final dwarf to be cast in "Snow White and the Huntsman," according to The Hollywood Reporter. Earlier this week, Ian McShane was announced as the lead dwarf, and then Eddie Izzard, Bob Hoskins, Eddie Marsan, Stephen Graham and Toby Jones soon followed. With Kristen Stewart set as Snow White, Chris Hemsworth as the titular Huntsman and Charlize Theron the evil stepmother, the film should be set for its late summer filming schedule in Europe.
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