Giovanni Ribisi is attached to co-star in the laffer "Ted" with Mark Wahlberg and Seth MacFarlane.
Eyeing a return to television a year after the finale of "24," Kiefer Sutherland has taken the lead role in Fox drama pilot "Touch" from Tim Kring.
Sean "Diddy" Combs continues making moves to expand his vast empire by signing with CAA in all areas.
Steve Carell is fast becoming Mandate Pictures' best friend, signing on to star in the comedy "Dogs of Babel" for the production company.
Gabriele Muccino is in talks to direct supernatural romancer "Adaline" for Lakeshore Entertainment Group and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment.
Minnie Driver has signed on to the CBS drama pilot "Hail Mary," a buddy P.I. drama set in Atlanta.
Paramount and Insurge Pictures will release "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never: Director's Fan Cut" for a limited engagement begining Feb. 25.
Pic was shot in 3D and will bow on Nov 23.
Eddie Redmayne is set to star with Blake Lively and Chloe Moretz in the indie "Hick."
Kimberly Peirce has been tapped to helm "The Knife" for Universal which Brian Grazer will produce through his Imagine Entertainment Banner.
Madame Tussaud is getting her own lifelike reproduction on the bigscreen: Stephane Sperry has come on to produce "Madame T," a biopic of the famous wax-figure artist and revolutionary.