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Sean Penn In Talks To Join PTA’s ‘Inherent Vice’


Posted at May 21, 2013 by

In an exclusive for Cigarette and Red Vines, Sean Penn is set to board Paul Thomas Anderson’s next much-anticipated project Inherent Vice. Already starring Joaquin Phoenix, Benicio Del Toro, Owen Wilson, Reese Witherspoon, Jena Malone, Kevin O’Connor and Martin Short you have to wonder who’s next.

Jennifer Aniston Reunites With Owen Wilson for ‘She’s Funny That Way’


Posted at February 13, 2013 by

Jennifer Aniston is diving into the deep end with a very funny cast by some guys who have put that certain quirky edge on comedy, Peter Bogdanovich (The Last Picture Show, Paper Moon, What’s Up Doc?) and producers Wes Anderson (Moonrise Kingdom, The Royal Tenebaums, Rushmore) and Noah Baumbuch (The Squid and the Whale, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Margot at the Wedding). Aniston is joining her Marley and Me co-star Owen Wilson to hopefully bring that special chemistry again.

Wes Anderson Ropes Tilda Swinton, Harvey Keitel & F. Murray Abraham Into ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’


Posted at December 27, 2012 by

It doesnt get any better than this as post-Christmas news: Wes Anderson confirms that he’s adding Tilda Swinton, Harvey Keitel and F. Murray Abraham to his next film Grand Budapest Hotel. Especially after this year’s Moonrise Kingdom, just about everyone is awaiting the next project from the auteur. In addition, we get confirmation about the film itself and several of its cast members.

Saoirse Ronan Cast in ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ & Jude Law Heads To ‘Queen of the Desert’


Posted at November 5, 2012 by

Want to talk about welcome casting additions to already well stocked productions from fantastic filmmakers? Well, Saoirse Ronan is joining Wes Anderson’s Grand Budapest Hotel, which is very little known except for that it’s a period piece set in a1920s Hungarian hotel. Jude Law, who’s also cast in Budapest Hotel is heading to Werner Herzog’s Queen of the Desert, another period piece about Gertrude Bell.

Bill Murray and Angela Lansbury Staying With Wes Anderson At ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ (UPDATE: Johnny Depp Not Joining)


Posted at September 28, 2012 by

[UPDATE] It would amount to a general sigh of disappointment, it’s been confirmed that Johnny Depp will NOT be joining Wes Anderson’s Grand Budapest Hotel. Fear not, because the director has an awesome repertory of actors waiting in the wings.

Johnny Depp Joins Wes Anderson’s ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ (UPDATE: Jude Law Joins)


Posted at September 7, 2012 by

[UPDATE] Jude Law is joining Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel where the actor confirmed to the press, that the director “sent me this wonderful script. I think we start work on that in January… It will be the usual team [of actors]. I have heard Johnny Depp is indeed playing a key role in it. I think my role is fleeting, but I’m very excited to be a part of that Wes Anderson family.” Law is reportedly set to play a psychic medium.

Elizabeth Mitchell Gets A ‘Revolution’ & Rose Byrne Heads To ‘The Internship’ (UPDATE: Aasif Mandvi Joins)


Posted at July 29, 2012 by

[UPDATE #4] Will Ferrell joins The Internship in a quasi-Wedding Crashers reunion with Owen Wilson. Taking on a cameo role as ”Wilson’s brother-in-law, who sells home electronics and has no problem making inappropriate comments about his attractive customers.”

Comedy Castings: Brie Larson, Shailene Woodley, Max Minghella, Kristen Schaal & Christopher Meloni


Posted at June 25, 2012 by

It’s an odd predicament when you have this many choice castings for a comedy rather than one big coup. Comedy is no longer a one-person game, but ensemble collaboration. Brie Larson, Miles Teller and Shailene Woodley are joining The Spectacular Now produced by Shawn Levy. Max Minghella is going to be part of Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn’s The Internship. Kristen Schaal is lending her voice to Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers and Christopher Meloni will be joining the rank of Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd in They Came Together.

Charlie Kaufman Casts Catherine Keener for HBO; Wes Anderson Wants Owen Wilson Again


Posted at May 24, 2012 by

Peculiar auteurs, who’s visions are stunning and inconceivable by many, are back in the running with news that delight the ears and eyes. Charlie Kaufman is exec-producing and writing a HBO series that will star Catherine Keener. While Wes Anderson’s newest film will once again team him up with Owen Wilson.

Owen Wilson Back In Action With ‘The Coup’ (UPDATE)


Posted at May 12, 2012 by

[UPDATE #2] May 12, 2012 – Looks like we can add Michell Monoghan to the list that will be joining The Coup, alongside Owen Wilson and Pierce Brosnan. Monaghan will be playing Wilson’s wife.