Game Of Thrones star becomes Seventh Son, The Jetsons, The Wolverine, Hotel Transylvania, Catherine Tate, Stan Lee
• Kit Harington, Game Of Thrones’ Jon Snow, has joined Jeff Bridges, Ben Barnes, Julianne Moore and Alicia Vikander in the cast of the fantasy film The Seventh Son. The film – an adaptation of Joseph Delaney’s children’s book – will be directed by Sergei Bodrov with a script from Matt Greenberg and Chuck Leavitt. It’s about Thomas J Ward, the seventh son of a seventh son, born in the 1700s with supernatural abilities who is trained a learned “spook”. The novel is the first in a six-part series known as The Wardstone Chronicles. [Variety]
• The Jetsons movie – which seems to have been in development Hell for an eternity – has signed up two new writers in the form of newcomers Van Robichaux and Evan Susser. [Variety]
• Despite numerous delays and a change of director (James Mangold is the man calling the shots now) it looks like The Wolverine is back on track, with 20th Century Fox announcing an official release date: 26 July 2013. [Coming Soon]
• Sony Pictures Animation has released some concept art from director Genndy (Samurai Jack) Tartakovsky’s Hotel Transylvania, showing Murray, a mummy who will be voiced by Cee Lo Green. The film will be released in the UK on 12 October.
• Images of Catherine Tate’s next guest appearance on the US version of The Office have emerged on the ’net. [via Blogtor Who – click for more]
• Stan Lee has launched his official website, http://therealstanlee.com/.