12 Film & TV Updates You Just Wouldn’t Be Able To Get Through Your Day Without

  1. Justin Timberlake has signed on with Clint Eastwood and Amy Adams in ‘Trouble With The Curve’ about an aginb Baseball talent scout and his daughter.
  2. Marc Cherry (Creator Desperate Housevies) gets his new series ‘Devious Maids’ greenlit at ABC. (So they aren’t rich bitches, they are poor ones?)
  3. Thomas Jane, James Marsden,  Billy Bob Thornton and Piper Perabo have signed onto the thriller ‘Red Machine’ about a group of people stalked by a bear in the Alaskan Wilderness. (Echoes of THE GREY anyone?)
  4. Joanne Woodward to finish late husband Paul Newmans film LUCKY THEM serving as executive producer. Film is about a rock music journalist who is told to find her ex-boyfriend. Marisa Tomei and Thomas Haden Church star.
  5. Stephen Amell has been cast in CW’s TV show titular character “Green Arrow”
  6. Rooney Mara, Jude Law, Channing Tatum and Catherine Zeta Jones are all on board for Stephen Soderbergh’s next flick “Bitter Pill”
  7. NBC Picks Up US Remake of UK Prison Drama ‘Bad Girls’
  8. Adam Sandlar is attached to star in the adaption of the Hasbro game ‘Candy Land’
  9. Paula Abdul, Nicole Sherzinger and Steve Jones have all been booted of the U.S. version of THE X FACTOR
  10. Samantha barks has been cast as Eponine in Tom Hooper’s ‘Les Miserables’
  11. Joe Carnahan is remaking DEATH WISH
  12. Mel Gibson’s “How I Spent My Summer Vacation” renamed “Get The Gringo” and going direct to VOD / Home Entertainment through FOX