Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, producers of "Hairspray" and the Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning Best Picture "Chicago," announced Wednesday Jan 25th that New Line Cinema has launched a nationwide casting search to fill three roles in its upcoming feature film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical "Hairspray."
Done with his late project "The Amityville Horror," Andrew Douglas has next been slated to direct the upcoming Screen Gems' horror film "Priest." With Mike De Luca, Sam Raimi, Josh Donen, and Mitchell Peck on board to produce, production of the film is scheduled to start this summer.
Music group Aerosmith has released a confirmation to extend its "Rockin' the Joint Tour." Greater than that, for the next phase of the tour which begins on March 2nd later this year in Hollywood, Florida they will be joined by Cheap Trick.
Fox 2000 is a "Demon Keeper." Not in real meaning, but the studio has acquired the rights to the upcoming Royce Buckingham young adult novel for a live-action film for which AEIAEI's Ken Atchity and ChiChi-Li Wong have been tapped to direct.
Jamie Foxx's "Unpredictable" climbing back to No. 1 position on the US album charts Wednesday Jan 25th, sold another 97,000 copies, a mere 2,000 copies above Mary J. Blige's latest effort "The Breakthrough" which falls to No. 2 with 95,000 CDs sold.
A woman of many accomplishments, mothering is maybe the only thing that Jennifer Lopez is longing for but has yet accomplished. Though, she's close to that. The star has recently been spotted visiting a baby clinic while also in an extravagant baby wear shop with his third husband, Marc Anthony, companion.
Amidst the long circulating rumors on her wedding plan with singer Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman insists they are simply enjoying a "nice friendship." A publicist for the actress Wendy Day says, "Clearly they are enjoy a nice friendship together. But Nicole's personal life is her personal life and I have no further knowledge of their friendship."
It was announced January 24th, 2006 that Miramax Films has acquired the North American rights to the Hart Sharp Entertainment and IFC Films co-production, "The Night Listener." The flick, directed and co-written by Patrick Stettner, is said to be of drama mystery thriller genre.
The Oscars opened for public, enjoy your time. For the first time ever this year's Oscar statuettes will be showcased in the window of Times Square Studios in New York City beginning Jan 23rd to February 1st later this year.