Star Trek II, The Muppets, Hotel Transylvania, Blade Runner 2, Underworld Awakening, Mirror Mirror
Star Trek II* Variety reports that Benicio Del Toro (The Wolf Man, Sin City, Sntach) is in talks to play the main villain in the second of JJ Abrams’s Star Trek movies, though even the actor himself hsn’t been told what the role might be, allegedly (but anyone else thinking, “Khaaaaannnnnnnnn!”?)
(*Although, apparently it definitely won’t be called that…)
Miley Cyrus Is Dracula’s Daughter
Miley Cyrus is joining the all-star cast of animating legend Genndy Tartakovsky’s Hotel Transylvania as Dracula’s teenage daughter Mavis, according to Entertainment Weekly. Adam Sandler is voicing her dad. The film is due in September 2012. And we’re already loving Tartakovsky’s character design work.
Snow White Film Named
Director Tarsem (Immortal) Singh’s Snow White movie now has a name – Mirror Mirror, reports Coming Soon. This is the one starring Lily Collins as White and Julia Roberts as the Evil Queen.
Blade Runner 2
Ridley Scott has confirmed that Blade Runner 2 will be a sequel, that Deckard (let alone any of the original cast) won’t be back, and that, “I think I’m close to finding a writer that might be able to help me deliver. We’re quite a long way in, actually.” Via Blastr.