• Chinese star Wang Xuequi has joined the cast of Iron Man 3 in the role of Dr. Lu (above). [via Deadline]
• Skyfall has now taken in $918 million worldwide – the highest-grossing film ever released by Sony Pictures, beating Spider-Man 3‘s $890 million. It also returned to number one at the US box office this weekend. [via Coming Soon]
• The Radio Times has revealed that Sir Ian McKellen has provided the voice of the Snowmen in the Doctor Who Christmas special.
• Has ITV 2’s witch series Switched been axed? Although there has been been no official announcement, one of the show’s stars, Nina Toussaint-White, yesterday tweeted, “Bad news…. No more switch! :-( #gutted #next”. [via Cultbox]
• SPOILERPHOBES BEWARE! Various sites (including Cinemablend) are reporting on the 9-minute IMAX prologue footage of Star Trek Into Darkness that will be shown with IMAX screenings of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey?