Veteran character actor Clifton Collins Jr. is diving into "Pacific Rim," joining Charlie Hunnam, Ildris Elba and Charlie Day in Guillermo del Toro's mega-monster pic for Legendary Pictures.
Justin Lin has signed a two-year production deal between Universal Pictures and his newly formed shingle Barnstorm Pictures.
Djimon Hounsou is the latest heavenly figure to join the cast of "Paradise Lost" for Legendary.
Cody Horn has landed one of the female leads in Steven Soderbergh's male stripper pic "Magic Mike," joining Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matthew McConaugey and Matt Bomer.
Caleb Landry Jones has landed the male lead in "Byzantium" directed by Neil Jordan.
The Scientific and Technical Awards Committee of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has selected nine scientific and technical achievements to move forward for further awards…
Working Title has brought Karl Gajdusek on to pen the script to "Viking," which Baltasar Kormakur is already attached to direct.
Mary-Louise Parker is in negotiations to round out the cast of Universal's "R.I.P.D."
Diana Garcia has signed on to join the cast of "What Maisie Knew."
As "The Help" rides high at the B.O., thesp Viola Davis is turning her attention to the small screen, shepherding a possible starring half-hour vehicle for herself at HBO.